Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc. (“Sony”) announces a new agreement with Nevion AS (“Nevion”), a leading provider of virtualised media production solutions, to establish a strategic partnership in IP-based solutions for broadcasters and other industries.
To reinforce this partnership, Sony will also become a leading investor in Nevion by acquiring a minority stake in the company through a share purchase agreement.
As IP network technology continues to transform content creation, Sony has remained at the forefront of IP-based production workflow innovation. Through this partnership with Nevion, Sony will aim to deliver even more advanced, fully-integrated media production solutions, enabling more efficient resource sharing across the network, and can take the scope of remote production to the next level.
“This strategic partnership means we will be able to expand our comprehensive IP solution offerings that allow customers to produce live content connecting multiple locations”, said Mikio Kita, Senior General Manager, Media Solution Business Division, Professional Products & Solutions Group, Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc. “Working together with Nevion, we will deliver an integrated and optimal experience for our customers.”
About Nevion AS
Headquartered: Lysaker, Norway. Main fields of business: Development of integrated IP solutions including virtualized media production, for broadcasters and telecommunications service providers.
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