ES Broadcast acquires Memnon from Sony

ES Broadcast, a leading provider of end-to-end solutions to the professional broadcast industry, has today announced the acquisition of Memnon. Terms of the deal will remain confidential. Memnon is a market-leading provider of services to digitise, restore, preserve and enable access to historical recordings, and boasts clients around the world. The company operates facilities in…

Finland’s KAVI to preserve historic 2-inch videotape content

KAVI begins a preservation push to digitise the oldest section of its videotape collection. Memnon was selected as the successful bidder to digitise a large 2-inch video tape collection held by KAVI, The National Audiovisual Institute in Finland. KAVI is the Finnish body responsible for archiving film and other audiovisual materials, including television programmes. The…

DR digitizes and preserves its vast historic ¼’’ audio collection

DR, the Danish Broadcasting Corporation, is the oldest and largest public-service radio and television broadcasting company in Denmark. DR aims to preserve its vast historic radio recordings and audio collections. The collection comprises published programs of all genres as well as unpublished productions (such as concert recordings) dating back to 1950 up to 2006. DR…