May 2, 2014
By Josephine Tay
CAMBRIDGE, ON, Canada – Bannister Lake has released BL Score Bug for the GV Director Nonlinear Live Production System from Grass Valley. BL Score Bug is a real-time scoring and game status display system designed for live sports broadcasts. This new version of Bannister Lake’s Score Bug software was custom written specifically for GV Director to enhance its sports graphics environment – accelerating time-to-air with visually engaging, data-rich score bugs that keep fans in the game.
GV Director emphasizes creativity and smart workflows, integrating video switching, multi-layer effects, animated graphics and more into a single, compact solution. BL Score Bug for GV Director reliably pulls live game data from industry-leading scoreboard controllers like Daktronics, Whiteways, and OES combining the data with the output of a sport-specific graphical user interface (GUI), and using that data to drive GV Director’s professional, animated graphics.