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VideoLink Partners with The Switch for HD Transmission at their Boston Studio

August 29, 2013 — Newton, MA

VideoLink LLC is pleased to announce the addition of The Switch to its world class transmission line up. The Switch, a supplier of customer-controlled video switching services, will provide a second HD transmission option to VideoLink’s downtown Boston studio. Along with VideoLink’s proprietary Enhanced IP™ video transmission technology, the Boston studio, located at 10 Liberty Square, now offers an uncompressed 1.485Gbps HD-SDI connection to transmit broadcast quality video to national and international television networks.

“At VideoLink, we pride ourselves on our superior quality video and transmission services. This new transmission option from The Switch allows us to continue to do this while giving us more carrier diversity and flexibility,” says Rich Silton, President and CEO, VideoLink LLC. “Not only will the partnership provide our network clients another avenue through which to receive video, it will also help us better serve members of the Boston community and other guests who use the studio regularly for television appearances.”

Our Boston studio is newly renovated and boasts two high-definition insert studios and green rooms. It is conveniently located in the financial district of downtown Boston — one mile from Boston’s TD Garden, half a mile from the Massachusetts State House, and just 10 minutes from Logan airport.

The studio is available 24/7/365 and is used by a wide variety of guests with extensive knowledge on everything ranging from politics and finance to pop culture and healthcare. VideoLink’s VLGuru™ database lists more than 1,400 experts who are available for live interviews from our Boston studio, other VideoLink locations, or from one of our 170+ ReadyCam® on-site studios installed in corporations, hospitals, think-tanks, and colleges around the world.

About the Switch

Beers Enterprises, Inc. (BEI) is owner and operator of The Switch, the leading customer controlled fiber distribution service provider in North America, and The Switch-HTN Sports Group, the longest tenured provider of sports and radio transmission services. The Switch currently provides advanced video switching and local fiber circuit services across The United States, The United Kingdom, and Canada.  The Switch was awarded the 2012 Broadcast Engineering’s Excellence Award for Network Automation.  The Switch was created in 1991 to provide cost-effective, customer controlled television signal routing services to the broadcast industry. Our customers include domestic and international television networks, common carriers, local broadcast stations, and producers and distributors of sports, entertainment, news, financial and public service television programming. The Switch has been embraced by the marketplace since its inception and has grown to its current market leadership position.

About VideoLink LLC

VideoLink LLC is a leading video services provider with experience in all aspects of video content creation including strategy, production and leading-edge transmission solutions. For over 20 years, VideoLink’s award winning staff has been the preferred partner of global television networks and corporate clients looking to create superior quality video. With three HD multi-camera studio locations, HD satellite trucks and over 160 ReadyCam® studios around the globe, VideoLink has the flexibility and resources to manage any project, from complex multi-camera remote productions to single-person live television interviews. To learn more about VideoLink’s services and products, visit www.videolink.tv.

VideoLink Media Contact

Marianne Rocco
Marketing Director
VideoLink LLC
617-340-4202

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