8 October 2014

New perspectives for sports production

7 October 2014

Company presents innovation – ReDesk as augmented reality solution for media-based 3D game analysis

3 July 2014
This year sees PLAZAMEDIA produce the MercedesCup again on behalf of the organiser e|motion management GmbH: The production company is responsible for the host broadcasting of the ATP World Tour Masters 250 tennis tournament in Stuttgart as well as providing production technology for the unilateral SPORT1 productions.
2 July 2014

• Production of show "WM Kompakt: Alle Spiele vom Vortag"
• Production of "WM im Netz" on all matchdays
• Production of two studio broadcasts

PLAZAMEDIA is providing a variety of production services for ZDF during the FIFA Football World Cup Brazil 2014™ (June 12 – July 13, 2014): The production company will continue to produce the 43-minute show "WM Kompakt: Alle Spiele vom Vortag" up to the final, with round-ups of the respective World Cup matchdays, for digital channel ZDFinfo. The matchday round-ups are broadcast at 6.30 a.m. on weekdays and 8.00 a.m. on weekends, with several repeats during the day.
18 June 2014

• PLAZAMEDIA and make.tv offer less media-covered sports and leagues lower-cost moving-image production
• With the cloud-based production tool make.tv, PLAZAMEDIA extends its service portfolio and opens up new possibilities for interacting during live productions

PLAZAMEDIA has joined forces with software provider Streaming Media Technologies GmbH (SMT) to further develop the production tool make.tv, creating from it new business segments in the realm of cost-efficient, professional moving-image production of events, in particular sporting events.
20 August 2013
• First production: First-leg play-off Schalke 04’s versus PAOK Saloniki on August 21.

Having already acted as technical production service provider for ZDF for the Wednesday matches of the 2012/13 UEFA Champions League season, at the beginning of July 2013 ZDF has renewed the contract with PLAZAMEDIA to provide technical production services for the host broadcasting of the Wednesday games in Germany for a further two years. The production company of the Constantin Medien Group will also provide production technology for the unilateral ZDF productions at home and abroad.
19 September 2012
PLAZAMEDIA GmbH has been commissioned by Swiss-based TV operator IMMS to broadcast the German-language channel "My German TV+" and the Polish-language channel "TV Sport" for the next three years.
1 August 2012
For the UEFA Champions League season 2012/13, PLAZAMEDIA GmbH has been commissioned by German public broadcaster ZDF to provide production services for the host broadcasting of the Wednesday matches.
10 October 2011
PLAZAMEDIA GmbH has been commissioned by Swiss-based IMMS GmbH to handle broadcasting operations for the new channel “My German TV”, which went on air on September 21, 2011. As well as “My German TV”, PLAZAMEDIA is already responsible for the broadcasting schedule and operations of sports channel “My Sports Germany” for IMMS.
5 August 2011
PLAZAMEDIA GmbH is set to produce some high-calibre IRONMAN events again this year. The sports-TV producer will kick off by showcasing the IRONMAN Regensburg on August 7, followed on August 14 by the Sparkassen Finanzgruppe IRONMAN 70.3 European Championship Wiesbaden.
1 August 2011
PLAZAMEDIA GmbH has been commissioned by TV broadcaster Hollywood Cinema.tv GmbH, based in Grünwald near Munich, to run the broadcasting operations for its new 3D channel “3D The Channel”, which went on air today.
5 July 2011
PLAZAMEDIA GmbH has been commissioned by Sky Germany with the broadcasting operations for its third HD channel, set to launch on August 6.
7 June 2011
PLAZAMEDIA GmbH and The Walt Disney Company (Germany) GmbH, one of the world’s leading entertainment companies, are to continue their successful collaboration in Germany.
1 June 2011
PLAZAMEDIA has invested extensively in postproduction to upgrade its production environment with 16 Avid clients and a 30 terabyte mirrored ISIS-storage system.
29 October 2010
Another premium entertainment production this year
19 October 2010
Change of management at PLAZAMEDIA Swiss AG: Christoph Roost, Managing Director since October 2008, has left the company at his own request.
14 September 2010
This weekend the German Davis Cup team will battle it out against South Africa to remain in the World Group.
3 September 2010
PLAZAMEDIA Swiss AG will produce a total of nine qualifying matches for UEFA EURO 2012 on behalf of international sports-marketing agency Infront Sports & Media.
13 July 2010
From 10 to 18 July 2010 the tennis world will convene at Tennis Club Weissenhof in Stuttgart, Germany to compete for the 32nd Mercedes Cup.
2 July 2010
The first FIBA U17 Basketball World Championship will take place in Hamburg from 2-11 July. From 9 July, PLAZAMEDIA as host broadcaster will produce all quarter-final and semi-final matches from the tournament as well as the final.
10 June 2010
From 11 June until the final on 14 July, PLAZAMEDIA will produce the worldwide mobile content from the 64 matches of the FIFA Football World Cup South Africa 2010™ in 11 languages, as well as comprehensive online streaming content for several clients.
3 May 2010
World Championship fever at PLAZAMEDIA: Germany’s largest sports-TV producer will use innovative technology to showcase the opening match of the 2010 IIHF World Championship.
12 April 2010
PLAZAMEDIA will host-broadcast the Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships in Bremen, Germany together with event organiser Spospom from 16-18 April.
30 November 2009
PLAZAMEDIA GmbH is once again setting new standards in studio production. It’s the only TV producer in Germany to have a virtual studio in HD – the first in the country – in its exclusive service portfolio.
25 September 2009
Numerous other international sporting events contribute to successful implementation of internationalisation strategy
23 June 2009
Creation Club achieves high recognition and success
20 May 2009
PLAZAMEDIA to broadcast Caddy’s discussions to viewers
19 May 2009
PLAZAMEDIA introduces „eBox“ at the Innovation Forum in Frankfurt
14 April 2009
High-tech TV kitchen in Guldental, Germany
8 April 2009
all the European races plus the opening event
23 January 2009
„The Future of Media and Content Distribution – Where’s the Beef?"
22 January 2009
Technically innovative production of Europe’s leading innovation forum
27 October 2008
added new module to service platform eCenter
6 October 2008
Robert Adams is now joined at the helm by Christoph Roost
19 August 2008
highlights re-enacted with table-football figures
23 July 2008
full on-air graphics package development
8 July 2008
Internationalisation strategy continues
4 July 2008
Mickey Mouse & co. move onto PLAZAMEDIA’s digital service platform eCenter
23 June 2008
CREATION CLUB wins another industry Oscar
16 May 2008
Camera Moving Systems machen Hockey-Top-Event zum Sport-Highlight
21 April 2008
exclusive marketing partner Griffner EventBox
11 April 2008
Turkey’s most important cycling race 1,000 kilometres
3 April 2008
worldwide conference new drug research results
6 March 2008
Robert Adams new CEO of PLAZAMEDIA Austria
18 February 2008
new career challenges
5 February 2008
More future Internet-TV content for online platforms of Bundesliga clubs
31 January 2008
Strategic shareholding of approx. 15 percent, further step towards diversification
17 January 2008
Customers benefit from faster and more flexible availability of production material
29 November 2007
commissioned by rights agency SPORTFIVE to produce 92 matches
9 November 2007
CREATION CLUB wins three awards, 10 commendations
25 October 2007
new online version of the parliamentary magazine "Maximilianeum"
17 October 2007
heavyweight boxing world title fight
4 September 2007
Austrian subsidiary of PLAZAMEDIA takes on marketing of big screens
30 August 2007
Elaborate technology and unusual camera positions to enhance production of the elite gymnastics event
23 August 2007
Germany’s largest sports-TV producer consolidates its market position
15 June 2007
CREATION CLUB wins two golds in New York, total of 13 awards for CREATION CLUB
11 June 2007
Successful collaboration enters next round
26 April 2007
Three honours at the Promax BDA Awards 2007 - Awards include best sports promotion and best use of typography for print