TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Pixellot,
the leader in AI-Automated sports production technology, and NEP
Switzerland of the NEP Group, the
leading worldwide partner for premier content producers of live
sports, announced today a partnership to introduce award-winning AI
production technology to Swiss sports leagues.
NEP Switzerland acquired
several Pixellot Prime systems after conducting multiple successful
tests on first league soccer and handball games in Zurich. NEP plans to purchase an additional
twenty Pixellot Prime systems by end of year.
"The decision to integrate Pixellot's Prime AI-Automated sports
production as part of our production services will enable NEP to
produce many more types of sporting events that up until now were
never produced or broadcast," said Reto
Osterwalder, Managing Director of NEP Switzerland.
"Pixellot's cost-effective solution will enable NEP to bring many
more hours of sports programing to the Swiss sports community. This
is great news for federations, clubs, event organizers, as well as
athletes and coaches in Switzerland and makes NEP the 'one-stop-shop'
for all production needs."
Pixellot Prime delivers full HD 1080p broadcasts at native 50-60
FPS and includes AI-Automated game highlights and graphics.
Pixellot Prime can be augmented with additional camera angles,
instant replays and a live or remote commentator. Having produced
over 400,000 games, and generating over 40,000 live hours per month
to date has made Pixellot the biggest sports production company in
"We're thrilled to be working with one of the world's top
providers of broadcast services and media solutions. Adding
AI-Automated technology to sports production opens up a plethora of
opportunities for covering sporting events that were never covered
before," said Alon Werber, CEO of
Pixellot. "The field-proven efficiencies of innovative AI
technology enrich the variety and quantity of sports content
produced. This will result in many more hours of live and on-demand
sports than ever before for Swiss viewers."
Pixellot will be exhibiting its technology at IBC, 13 -
17 SEPTEMBER 2019 at the RAI
AMSTERDAM Hall 2 Booth #A09.
Pixellot offers automated sports production solutions that
provide affordable alternatives to traditional video capture,
production, and distribution systems for professional and
semi-professional sports events. Founded in 2013, Pixellot's AI
technology solution streamlines production workflow by creating a
stitched panoramic image of the entire playing surface. Advanced
algorithms enable automated coverage of the flow of play, generate
highlights and add graphics and ads. Pixellot systems are deployed
by broadcasters, production companies, clubs, federations,
universities, high schools, sports portals, and coaching solution
providers around the globe.
Media contact: Yossi Tarablus | Director of Marketing |
+972.522.890.297 | YossiT@pixellot.tv
For over 30 years, NEP has been a worldwide outsourced technical
production partner supporting premier content producers of live
sports, entertainment, music and corporate events. Our services
include remote production, specialty capture, RF and wireless
video/audio, studio production, audio visual solutions, host
broadcast support, post production, connectivity and transmission,
premium playout and innovative software-based media management
solutions. NEP's 4,000+ employees are driven by a passion for
superior service and a focus on technical innovation. Together, we
have supported productions in 87 countries on all seven
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