April 18, 2016
Burnsville, MN (April 18, 2016):
- First Olympics use of RTS OMNEO Technology
NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected RTS to provide broadcast intercom systems and support for its production of the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, which take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from August 5 - August 21. The announcement was made today by John Pastore, Director of Broadcast Communications for NBC Sports & Olympics and Ralph Strader, Director Global Product Management, RTS.
"We are proud of our long-standing partnership with the NBC team," says Ralph Strader, "and that RTS continues to be their brand of choice for broadcasting the world's largest sporting events. The RTS equipment list for NBC's Olympics coverage in Rio is extensive, including OMNEO, RVON, IP trunking ADAM intercom matrix and intercom panels."
"NBC Olympics has a long history of using RTS products for its coverage of the Olympic Games. By using RTS' OMNEO and IP Trunking services, we will once again be able to expand the boundaries of intercom communications during our coverage of the Olympic Games," says Pastore.
About NBC Olympics
A division of the NBC Sports Group, NBC Olympics is responsible for producing, programming and promoting NBCUniversal's Olympic coverage. It is renowned for its unsurpassed Olympic heritage, award-winning production, and ability to aggregate the largest audiences in U.S. television history.
For more information on NBC Olympics' coverage of the Rio Olympics, please visit: http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/
About RTS Intercom Systems
RTS is an industry leader in the design and manufacture of intercom solutions. From the Advanced Digital Audio Matrix systems used to coordinate major network broadcasts of the world's largest events to small-format systems used for in-house productions, RTS is dedicated to innovating the future of global communications.