An artist's rendering of the inside of the Sleep Train Arena at the Golden 1 Center.

Sacramento Kings Select VITEC for New Arena

VITEC, a global provider of digital video products, has been chosen by the NBA’s Sacramento Kings to provide the company’s high-definition, ultra-low-latency IP streaming and digital signage capabilities throughout the team’s new arena, the Golden 1 Center.

The Kings’ arena team says that VITEC’s combination of low-latency streaming video and centralized management were key to its decision to select VITEC. The company’s EZ TV IPTV Venue Solution has scalable architecture that will allow the arena to have a streaming video system that displays flawless HD video over IP networks throughout the concourse, concessions and suites within the entire arena.

Using VITEC’s solution, Golden 1 Center administrators will be able to create and schedule video-rich digital signage seamlessly for any of the arena’s more than 700 displays, providing an optimized solution for every screen. From a single location, the EZ TV administrators will be able to schedule, control, and distribute the arena’s live feeds and on-demand content to all TV end-points—as well as PC users and mobile clients—while simultaneously gathering advanced analytics. The end result is a fan experience customized to any screen, anywhere in the arena.

Along with sports and entertainment venues, VITEC also provides digital solutions for broadcast, military and government, enterprise and houses of worship. Aside from its two U.S. locations in Atlanta and Sunnyvale, California. It also has offices is France, Germany, Israel and China.

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