The 2016 summer games in Rio de Janeiro are less than four months away and viewers around the globe are gearing up for the events. Viewers in Norway can rest assured knowing that they will be able to view the highest-quality coverage of the games as TV2 Norway has selected Hibernia Networks as the exclusive transport provider for the events. The telecommunications solutions provider’s managed video solution will deliver programming of all sporting events including TV2 studio and on-site reporting footage from Rio to Norway.

Hibernia Networks end-to-end managed video transport tv-1271650_960_720solution plays a pivotal role in ensuring viewers in Norway are able to view high-quality, uninterrupted coverage of the summer games. The solution incorporates 23 JPEG2000 streams and IP feeds between the International Broadcast Center in Rio and TV2’s studio in Bergen, Norway. Hibernia’s video transport solutions have long been trusted to transport global sports and entertainment events over its state-of-the-art fiber optic network.

“Based on Hibernia Networks’ strong track record of providing high profile events to our viewers, TV2 Norway has entrusted Hibernia Networks to be the exclusive video transport provider for the Rio games,” states Ronald Larson, IT Consultant at TV2 Norway. “The end-to-end managed solution allows our team to focus on the creation of content without having to worry about viewer experience. Thanks to its state-of-the-art video content delivery platform, our viewers have enjoyed the highest-quality coverage of global sporting events, such as Premier League football games and the 2014 winter games in Sochi.”

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