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Media Links Inc. Sponsors Sports Video Group

Connecticut, USA – January 12, 2016: Media Links, 2014 Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award winner, and the market leader in media and data transport over IP solutions, announces its sponsorship of the Sports Video Group, a leading, independent association that supports the professional sports community.
“The Sports Video Group is the preeminent organization in the world of sports television production and thus is an ideal platform for us to span the entire sports industry,” comments Tom Canavan, President of Media Links Inc. “As the industry rapidly transitions to IP-based remote production and infrastructure, Media Links is ideally positioned to partner with SVG’s member companies to provide effective solutions to reduce cost yet provide unmatched service levels.”
The Media Links solutions are particularly suited for the sports industry, empowering network and service providers to distribute and transmit live and file-based content, from venues to network and broadcast facilities, across the country or world, and all the way to the last mile / edge. Regardless of the type of content, whether it’s compressed or uncompressed video, audio and / or data, the Media Links solutions support a wide variety of core network infrastructures. They are also highly scalable and modular, which means the configuration of the systems are matched to the demands of individual applications. Robust redundancy with hitless operation supports its strength as a platform that guarantees quality of service in the most demanding applications.
Recent events include the Sochi Winter Games and World Cup Soccer.
Media Links EMEA, the UK-based subsidiary of the Media Global Links Corporation, recently became a gold sponsor of the pan-European division of the Sports Video Group, SVG Europe.
About Media Links
Founded in 1993 with its headquarters in Kawasaki, Japan, Media Global Links Co., Ltd. is a leading developer and manufacturer of broadcast network infrastructure and media transport solutions. Media Links is the umbrella brand name supported by Media Global Links in Japan, Media Links Inc. in Connecticut, USA, Media Links EMEA in the UK and ML AU Pty Ltd. in Australia. The Company’s mission is to offer broadcasters and network providers throughout the world leading edge technology, enabling them to economically transport the complete suite of content signals – 4K, HD/SD video, audio or data – onto their multi-service IP/Ethernet networks. Operating as a pioneer at the forefront of technological innovations and advancements, Media Links provides the only standards based product suite in the market that enables the adoption of media signal types to Telecom standards (IP, Ethernet, SDH, SONET). In 2014, Media Links was awarded a Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award for Standardization and Productization of JPEG2000 (J2K) Interoperability. Media Global Link’s common stock is listed and traded on the JASDAQ Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange under the Security Code Number 6659.

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