On-campus broadcast studio enables university experts and faculty to appear on live TV any time

NEWTON, Ma  –  VideoLink LLC, the leading provider of remotely controlled on-site video studios, announced that the  University of Connecticut now features a ReadyCam broadcast studio to connect experts with networks around the world 24 hours a day. The studio makes it easy for faculty, staff and administrators to immediately access worldwide television and cable news stations and participate in live interviews without leaving the campus.

UConn is one of the nation’s top 25 public research institutions. The University attracts internationally renowned faculty to its Medical, Law, Business and Dental schools and the flagship university, located between Boston and New York City. A collaboration between biomedical research institution Jackson Laboratories and UConn provides a unique opportunity to explore immunology and genomics. A tradition of coaching winning athletes ensures UConn is a standout in Division I sports and fuels our academic spirit.

University Communications oversees the operation of the new studio, identifying sources for media, connecting the two, and advising faculty on site throughout the broadcast interview. To find an expert, contact Kristen Cole, director of news, University Communications, at Kristen.Cole@uconn.edu

Remotely controlled video studio simplifies live TV process

The ReadyCam video studio is a convenient, single camera HD video studio that requires no fiber line, satellite uplink or even any technical staff support on site. The video studio is fully equipped with an HD camera, professional quality audio and lighting, electronic backdrop, recording options, and IP-based transmission which can transmit live feeds over the internet to anywhere in the world. The studio can be remotely controlled by VideoLink professionals, which simplifies the live TV appearance process, so experts can be ready for a live interview in less than an hour, rather than traveling to an off-site network studio. To learn more about the ReadyCam studio and how it may be right for your organization, contact us.