Category Archives: News 2015

Rugby World Cup


SIS LIVE deliver successful pre-World Cup game at Olympic Park on 29th August.

SIS LIVE kicked off the Rugby World … Read more

CSI Awards: Shortlisted

SIS LIVE have been shortlisted for "Best Satellite Contribution/Distribution/Transmission Solution" for their DVB/IP SHare system

SIS LIVE has been shortlisted for ‘Best Satellite Contribution/Distribution/Transmission Solution’ in the prestigious CSI Awards, in recognition of its pioneering … Read more

Refurbished, refreshed headquarters

SIS LIVE Ltd Offices   (27)

SIS LIVE is celebrating a return to its newly refurbished offices, which unite our teams in a modern, … Read more

Streaming Cunard’s 175th anniversary

SIS 51 at the Merseyside docks transmitting the live footage to Liverpool Echo Arena

SIS LIVE help Cunard connect around the world to celebrate 175 years. SIS LIVE will help the world share in … Read more

Rugby World Cup

SIS LIVE  teleport MCUK

ITV Sport choose SIS LIVE for Rugby World Cup connectivity

SIS LIVE has been announced as the … Read more

General election 2015

SIS LIVE's DriveForce antenna provided unprecedented coverage in key election battlegrounds across the UK

SIS LIVE supplies comprehensive connectivity services for Election Night

SIS LIVE was relied upon by the UK’s … Read more

Satellite Internet: Need for speed!

SIS LIVE set a world record at the Red Bull Revolutions in Sound for the most simultaneous live streams at a single event

Customers ‘need for speed’ encourages SIS LIVE upgrade to internet services

SIS LIVE has significantly improved its satellite … Read more

Bang bang into your room!

McDonald's 24 gifts of joy promotion

SIS LIVE helped Jessie J fans worldwide share the excitement of a 60-minute live gig from an open-topped bus … Read more

SIS LIVE hits the slopes

The Jump news story cover

SIS LIVE was pleased to provide uplink facilities to help bring celebrity winter sports show, The Jump, to TV screens. … Read more

SIS LIVE is ready for CABSAT 2015


SIS LIVE, one of the UK’s leading broadcast connectivity experts, will be exhibiting at CABSAT this year and showcasing the … Read more

Symphony is a streaming success!


On Saturday 17th January, SIS LIVE filmed and hosted a live high definition (HD) stream of a concert by the … Read more

SIS LIVE rounds off a successful year

Happy New Year

SIS LIVE is celebrating a busy and successful 2014, in which we have further established ourselves as a comprehensive connectivity … Read more

ITV’s Text Santa Appeal launch


SIS LIVE is pleased to be helping ITV’s Phillip Schofield to launch this year’s Text Santa appeal with a 24-hour … Read more

Partner Portal Launched


Due to the success of the launch of the SIS LIVE partner program around the world; SIS LIVE … Read more

Sky News SNG fleet complete!

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SIS LIVE has delivered six new Satellite Newsgathering (SNG) vehicles to Sky News, as the company further enhances its fast, … Read more

SIS LIVE achieves ANATEL approval


Leading broadcast, network connectivity and product design expert, SIS LIVE is pleased to announce that its award-winning uPod® and DriveForce® … Read more

Scottish Referendum

Scottish Referendum-GlynFord

SIS LIVE provided multiple services to major broadcasters on the 18th September for the Scottish Referendum. This huge political event sparked … Read more

SIS LIVE at IBC 2014


At IBC 2014, SIS LIVE will be unveiling innovative new products, launching a new product leasing service and announcing new … Read more

British Army Satellite Truck

Army Media Truck

SIS LIVE has successfully delivered a bespoke satellite uplink truck to the British Army, to enable its media teams to … Read more

Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day


When chef Jamie Oliver’s production company sought a broadcast partner to help them unite children all over the world in … Read more

Complete Connectivity


SIS LIVE offers comprehensive connectivity solutions via our vast satellite and fibre infrastructure. Our rapidly growing fibre network connects our … Read more

SIS LIVE exhibits at CommunicAsia


SIS LIVE will be exhibiting for the first time at CommunicAsia 2014. CommunicAsia is Asia’s largest integrated communication technology event … Read more

uPod® scores in Brazil


SIS LIVE has announced the sale of six uPod® satellite terminals and pending ANATEL certification. The uPod satellite systems will initially … Read more

We’ve got a Guinness World Record!


Leading broadcast network connectivity and streaming experts SIS LIVE and Red Bull Media House have set a Guinness World Record … Read more

Premier League Fibre Service Roll Out


SIS LIVE is in the process of commissioning high bandwidth dedicated fibre networks to key sports and leisure venues across the … Read more

Tour de SIS

2011 Tour De France

SIS’s finest are taking to the roads on a charity bike ride next month, with two teams cycling almost 80 … Read more

Best LIVE Webcast – vote for us!


SIS LIVE is very excited to announce we are nominated for Best Live Webcast in Streaming Media’s Readers Choice Awards … Read more

NAB round up and videos


SIS LIVE has just returned from the NAB exhibition in Las Vegas. BroadcastShowTV, who were doing the rounds at the … Read more

SIS LIVE collaborates with BSI


Satellite product design specialist SIS LIVE and wireless technologies expert Broadcast Sports, Inc. (BSI) have collaborated on SIS LIVE’s latest … Read more

Six new DriveForce SNGs for Sky News

SIS LIVE DriveForce vehicle mounted antennae in production for Sky News

SIS LIVE is pleased to announce its agreement with Sky News for the provision of six new Satellite Newsgathering (SNG) … Read more

SIS LIVE uplinks The Jump

SIS LIVE uplinks The Jump for Channel 4

Channel 4’s new series The Jump came to its thrilling conclusion on the 3rd February and SIS LIVE was there … Read more

47 satellite systems in build


SIS LIVE’s production department in Milton Keynes has been a veritable hive of activity of late, with the company’s in-house … Read more

SIS LIVE achieves ISO9001:2008

SIS LIVE achieves ISO9001:2008

SIS LIVE is proud to announce its achievement of ISO9001:2008 certification, recognising its robust approach to quality management, specifically in … Read more

ManPak100 launches at CABSAT 2014

SIS LIVE launches ManPak100 at CABSAT 2014

SIS LIVE, will be exhibiting the latest developments to its innovative product portfolio at CABSAT 2014. On display will be … Read more

Major satellite deal with Sky Sports


SIS LIVE is pleased to announce its new agreement with Sky Sports News for the provision of satellite capacity for … Read more

First of 18 Ka Band trucks to ITV/ITN


SIS LIVE is pleased to announce the completion and delivery of the first vehicle as part of its seven year … Read more

Nelson Mandela

SIS LIVE RF and uplink services for BBC

The 5th December 2013 is a date that will go down in history as the day that Nelson Mandela, South … Read more

Stargazing at new heights

SIS LIVE films Aurora Borealis over Norway for BBC Stargazing LIVE 2014 Credit: Katja Ogrin/EMPICS Entertainment

In January SIS LIVE provided outside broadcast and uplink facilities for the fourth series of BBC’s Stargazing LIVE 2014. Between … Read more

Stormy Sky News

SIS LIVE Sky news coverage of Aberystwyth storms 2014 Photo: Antony Stone/PA Wire

SIS LIVE uplink crews are not unfamiliar with finding themselves in hazardous situations in pursuit of breaking news stories. Covering … Read more

2014 starts with a bang

SIS LIVE covers 2014 new years fireworks celebrations in London and Edinburgh Hogmanay

Happy New Year to everyone, and here’s to 2014. London ushered in 2014 with yet another awe-inspiring fireworks display over … Read more

The 2013 Rory Peck Awards

Finalists with Christiane Amanpour and James Mates

Wednesday 20th November saw the work of some of the most talented freelance filmmakers screened at a special awards event … Read more

Record breaking with Red Bull (video)

SIS LIVE delivers Red Bull Revolutions in Sound 2013

**New ‘behind the scenes’ video added below, enjoy the interactive presentation here** SIS LIVE has worked with … Read more

Ka Band SNG contract with ITV & ITN


Leading connectivity expert SIS LIVE has signed new contracts with ITV and ITN for the supply of satellite newsgathering (SNG) … Read more

Capturing McCoy’s Magical Moment

SIS LIVE captures historic 4000th win for AP McCoy

Bookmakers across the country were besieged by punters as AP ‘Tony’ McCoy finally clinched a record-breaking 4,000th career win on … Read more

New iDirect hub and IP service launch

SIS LIVE MediaCityUK Teleport

SIS LIVE has announced the installation of a brand new iDirect hub at MediaCityUK, Salford. This will operate from SIS … Read more

Product Partners sign up


The SIS LIVE Product Partner Programme was launched at IBC this year and is already generating significant interest, we are … Read more

Ultra HD/4K uplinking for Sky

SIS LIVE DriveForce uplink transmits Ultra HD for Sky

Satellite connectivity expert SIS LIVE has been working with Sky to explore and develop the technology used to transmit ultra … Read more

Our Partner Programme launch at IBC

SIS LIVE ManPak VSAT at IBC 2013

Outside broadcast, satellite uplink and product design specialist SIS LIVE returns to IBC to exhibit its products and promote its … Read more

uPod Ibiza transmissions

SIS LIVE uPod uplink transmits Radio 1 from Ibiza

On 2nd and 3rd August BBC Radio 1 travelled to Ibiza to transmit a weekend of live action from the … Read more

92Live with Sky Sports

SIS LIVE uplinks support Sky Sports News 92 Live coverage

Sky Sports News HD embarked on an ambitious mission to broadcast live from every one of the 92 Premier and … Read more

The SIS LIVE Royal Baby Infogram


Our SIS LIVE satellite uplink fleet has been busy delivering news coverage of the Royal birth of Prince George Alexander … Read more

Cartier Queen’s Cup Polo

SIS LIVE Uplinks at Cartier Queen's Cup Polo 2013

On Sunday 16th June Cartier Queen’s Cup Polo reached its thrilling conclusion, with Zacara beating El Remanso by 15 – … Read more

Helping Heroes

SIS LIVE live stream of royal Help for Heroes event

At 11am on Monday 20th May SIS LIVE delivered a very special Royal broadcast for the Help for Heroes Charity. … Read more

Leaving Las Vegas

SIS LIVE at NAB Show 2013

SIS LIVE has just returned from the NAB exhibition in Las Vegas. BroadcastShowTV, who were doing the rounds at the … Read more

SIS LIVE’s ModelCam for Topshop


Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a model on a catwalk? At 3pm on Sunday … Read more

4K content acquisition trials

SIS LIVE Trials 4K content acquisition

SIS LIVE has put together a working group to explore the technology and workflows required to deliver live, 4K, multi-camera … Read more

Because we’re worth it

SIS LIVE live L'Oreal internet advert

At 7.30pm on 18th December SIS LIVE provided OB, uplink and internet streaming facilities for clients L’Oreal for their special … Read more

Wrapping up Christmas on the BBC

SIS LIVE - Christmas Day in Bristol 2012

SIS LIVE warms up again this year to deliver comprehensive outside broadcast coverage across a range of Christmas programming on … Read more

SIS LIVE at the Rory Peck Awards

SIS LIVE at the Rory Peck Awards 2012

Tonight will see the work of some of the most talented freelance filmmakers screened at a special awards event held … Read more

SIS LIVE fully Ka-Capable

SIS LIVE's Ka Band capable DriveForce

SIS LIVE is at the forefront of Ka band development in the UK, developing new products and working with all … Read more

SIS LIVE at Freeze Festival

SIS LIVE at the Freeze Festival

This Friday and Saturday 26/27th October Battersea Power Station played host to Freeze Festival, an event of epic proportions sponsored … Read more

SIS and SIS LIVE at Leaders Summit 2012

SIS and SIS LIVE at Leaders Summit 2012, Chelsea FC

Sports rights holders and broadcasters got close-up and personal with SIS at the prestigious Leaders Sports Summit at Chelsea FC.
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IBC-ing you: SIS LIVE at IBC

SIS LIVE's stand at IBC 2012 featuring DriveForce, PlexSIS, ManPak, RouteCase and more

Over the last week representatives from SIS LIVE were out in Amsterdam at IBC 2012 demonstrating exciting developments to the … Read more

SIS LIVE stream flying string quartet

Karlheinz Stockhausen - Mittwoch Aus Licht

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a flying string quartet. At 18:55 tonight (Wednesday 22nd August) … Read more

SIS LIVE’s Tour De France Trailer

SIS LIVE film Bradley Wiggins at the Tour de France 2012

On 22nd July Bradley Wiggins became the first Briton to win the Tour de France in its 109 year history, … Read more

Diggin’ It! Flag Fen archaeological Dig

SIS LIVE deliver satellite internet services

Flag Fen is a Bronze Age site near Peterborough which holds impressively well-preserved structures and artifacts from an ancient civilization. … Read more

Supporting NHK’s Super hi-vision team

SIS LIVE supports the NHK super hi-vision team

Super hi-vision is one of the new technologies being showcased this summer, with selected events, including the Opening and Closing … Read more

SIS LIVE Teleparty 2012

Fireworks to celebrate SIS LIVE's Teleport MediaCityUK facility opening

If you were in the vicinity of MediaCityUK on the evening of Thursday 12th July and saw explosions in the … Read more

SIS LIVE at NAB 2012

MD Dave Meynell talks about DriveForce, ManPak, uPak and uPod

Now the dust from NAB 2012 has settled over Las Vegas and the various SIS LIVE representatives and equipment have … Read more


SIS LIVE nominated in categories

We are delighted to announce that the Royal Wedding coverage which SIS LIVE played a major role in over a … Read more

SIS LIVE in the Middle East


At the end of Feb representatives from SIS LIVE’s commercial and engineering teams were sent out to Dubai to man … Read more

A Spoonful of Shuga

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The stars of MTV Staying Alive Foundations’s smash-hit Kenyan youth drama Shuga spoke live from their studio in Nairobi, Kenya … Read more

Satellite and Broadcast Innovations


Watch the video and see SIS LIVE’s managing director, David Meynell, talk about our market-leading satellite and broadcast product range … Read more

SIS LIVE integrates NewTek’s Mini LiveMan for European Tour

uPodMini at Sportel

SIS LIVE recently provided integration services for NewTek, creating the first HD Live Production vehicle ever made in a compact … Read more

SISCaster Streams Spectacular Stunt


SIS LIVE was in Battersea last night to capture a daring LIVE stunt. Stuntman, Rocky Taylor, made the headlines in … Read more

uPod Tours in France


The Tour de France set off for the 98th time on 2 July, but with one big difference this year … Read more

Ballet Broadcast on ‘Big Screens’


SIS LIVE’s satellite uplink and camera services were called upon last night to broadcast a live performance of the classical … Read more

Super Soccer SNGs

Football - Premier League - Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Blackburn Rovers

SIS LIVE’s SNG trucks were out in force yesterday, covering the final matches of the English football season. With our … Read more

Tr-uPod® launched at NAB


SIS LIVE is at NAB this week, exhibiting an award-winning product range.

The new multi-band tripod satellite uplink, Tr-uPod was … Read more

In the pink for Comic Relief

Phil's adjusted Audi for Red Nose Day

Phil Aspden, Commercial Director at SIS LIVE, came in to work on Friday morning to discover his colleagues had given … Read more

BVE and the Production Show

SISCaster at BVE

WE’RE THERE at BVE and the Production Show in Earl’s Court. SISCaster HD, our multi-camera, compact streaming vehicle is … Read more

And the winner is…

Broadcast Awards 2011

SIS LIVE was credited with its involvement with many high profile LIVE events at the 2011 Broadcast Awards last night, … Read more

Taking it to another dimension

3D dog racing

After our successful 3D outside broadcasts at the Six Nations Rugby last year, SIS LIVE is at Swindon dog racing … Read more

The sky’s the limit


SIS LIVE has signed an exclusive reseller and development agreement with Astrium, an EADS company and one of the biggest … Read more

IBC Innovations

IBC 2010 in Amsterdam

With two product re-launches, award-winning antennas showcased and our new 8 camera capable SISCaster HD streaming LIVE, IBC 2010 was … Read more

uPod on Tour

Tour de France 2010

Mounted on top of Tape 2, uPod is off on another adventure at the Tour de France, uplinking news stories … Read more

uPod is bringing football home

World Cup 2010 in South Africa

SIS LIVE is supporting the World Cup with 7 uPod satellite uplinks. The smallest, lightest, fully automated uplink systems are … Read more

SIS LIVE Bigs up the Opera

Carmen Opera

At the BP Summer Big Screen event, SIS LIVE is transmitting Carmen from the Royal Opera House in London and … Read more

SIS LIVE Revved up for the TT Races

TT races in the Isle of Man

SIS LIVE is in the Isle of Man gearing up for the TT Championships. Working with North One Television, we … Read more

SIS LIVE Stream with the Chris Moyles team

Chris Moyles live stream

Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles and his team have left their London studio and are broadcasting this week from a … Read more

Out for the count

General election 2010

SIS LIVE supplied over 70 satellite uplinks for the UK elections including Sky Italia’s Mini uPod. The Mini’s small ‘footprint’ … Read more


uPod at NAB 2010

…uPod hanging from a drop wire, yes it really is that light, weighing in at under 23kg (50lbs).
New … Read more

SIS LIVE at Satellite 2010

SIS LIVE at Satellite 2010

We are in Maryland, USA at the Gaylord Exhibition Center for the Satellite 2010 show. We are exhibiting uPod and … Read more

Enter another dimension

3D Six Nations Rugby coverage

3D LIVE production at the Six Nations rugby tournament at Twickenham for the England v Ireland game today and on … Read more

Plus for Football

European football coverage

Champions and Europa League Football – WE’RE THERE providing satellite uplinks for Canal+ for AC Milan v Manchester United, Porto … Read more

What a night! – part 2

Broadcast Awards 2010

Six exciting programmes were shortlisted in the Best Sports category and BBC Sport received the award, recognised for their coverage … Read more

What a night! – part 1

Broadcast Awards 2010

SIS LIVE were proud sponsors of the Best Sports programme at the annual Broadcast Awards.  We hosted clients and Dame … Read more

Got to Dance?

Got to Dance finals

We were at Maidstone studios to cover the LIVE finals of Got to Dance with a SIS LIVE dual antenna … Read more

SIS LIVE Sunday Service

Sunday Service

SIS LIVE provides a variety of satellite communications facilities at remote locations, including broadband connections, VoIP telephone networks and live … Read more

Most Haunted Live

Most haunted

From a desolate RAF base in the Norfolk countryside, SIS LIVE provided satellite uplinks and internet services for Most Haunted … Read more