Input Media selected Net Insight’s remote production solution to produce the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 for BBC.
Input Media has been producing all programming for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 remotely for BBC Sport from the June 7th until the July 7th.
By the end of the World Cup Input Media will have produced 27 live games by distributed remote production from their recently upgraded Manchester production base.
The Nimbra platform provides the contribution of main match feeds from the Paris IBC to London, and a suite of video and audio feeds between Input Media’s London hub and the Manchester facility across a dedicated Input Media designed network.
“We are excited to deliver this production and Net Insight was the perfect choice since they have a well-proven solution and long experience of live sports remote production,” says Nick Symes, director of technology at Input Media.
The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup is the eighth edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, the quadrennial international football championship contested by the women’s national teams of the member associations of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Matches are being played in nine cities across France and it is the first Women’s World Cup to use the video assistant referee (VAR) system.
The order was placed and delivered in the second quarter 2019.