BBC World News Selects Quicklink Skype TX for Broadcasts

London(23 Jun 2015)

BBC World News have recently chosen the Quicklink Skype TX solution to be used in Asia. The BBC World News is the BBC's international news and current affairs television channel. It has the largest audience of any BBC channel, with an estimated 76 million viewers weekly in 2014

The Skype TX Solution will be located in South East Asia and will allow quality video and audio broadcasts to be sent through a single, integrated production grade system.

Quicklink Video have been chosen by Microsoft Skype to manufacture and distribute a high quality Skype hardware/software solution designed specifically for broadcasters. The Quicklink Skype TX is a 19-inch 1U rack mounted hardware solution that converts Skype calls into a professional quality SD/HD video/audio signal. 

Quicklink have recently released a free software named Bondio™.  Bondio™ delivers improved bandwidth by bonding a combination of internet connections together to create one super connection. Networks such as Wi-Fi, 3G/4G USB dongles, WiMAX and Ethernet connections can be automatically bonded together to enhance the video bandwidth connection. This can provide a more stable connection, resulting in better quality video/audio for a professional transmissions. The software is available to download free for use with a Windows 8.0 PC/Laptop, when combined with purchase of the Quicklink TX.

For more information regarding local purchase of the Quicklink TX please contact our sales department on +44 1792 720880 or email sales@quicklink.tv

About Quicklink

Quicklink are one of the leading global provider for cost effective, high quality broadcast solutions in the fields of news, sport, entertainment and corporate media. They provide over 400 TV stations with software and hardware IP solutions for the transmission of live and edited video. Their solutions are the best available for achieving superb video and audio quality from low speed connections up to high speed HD. Optimisation of available bandwidth using advanced software and enhanced codecs means that outstanding results can be achieved from a variety of available satellite connections.  Discover more about Quicklink here at www.quicklink.tv