Directionless in Seattle

So here’s my #CoachK story. In 1989 Duke was in Seattle for the Final Four. I had just graduated from WSU with my shiny new Broadcast Production degree and was hired for the week by CBS-TV as a runner – the lowliest of all broadcast jobs. But it was network TV right? Coach K’s Blue Devils lost in the semifinals on Saturday so Sunday he…

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My Favorite Rock Docs – Sound City

Sound City is a love story between a grunge hero and…a mixing board. Nirvana drummer (turned Foo Fighters front-man) Dave Grohl directs this homage to the storied recording studio that birthed the album Nevermind, brought Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham to Fleetwood Mac and was the place where two generations of great rock albums were recorded. From Rick Springfield to Tom Petty to Trent Reznor, a who’s who of rock royalty passed thru the doors of this…

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UP Scores Goal by Upgrading to EditShare

Boston, MA – March 11, 2019 – EditShare® a technology leader in intelligent shared storage, QC and media management solutions, today announced that the University of Portland (UP) Athletics Department upgraded to the EditShare XStream EFS single node shared storage platforms for all content capture for UP athletics including men and women’s soccer, volleyball, basketball, tennis, cross country, track & field, baseball and rowing. The UP Athletics Department…

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EditShare Expands Americas Territory Sales Team

Industry pros Jason Quast and Dave Spraker join the team; Jeff Barnes and Grant Carroll move into new positions maximizing sales coverage and support for growing intelligent scale-out storage, content security, remote workflows and compliance delivery demands [Note:  We’ve all moved on to bigger and better things, but we were a hell of a team] Basingstoke, UK — May 22, 2018 – EditShare® a technology leader in intelligent…

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EditShare NAB 2018 Update

What an NAB!  If you walked past the EditShare booth in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, you would have had a hard time getting inside.  For most of the 4 days in the desert, the booth was overflowing with customers. If you weren’t able to join us here’s what you missed: Remote, cloud-based editing with Flow Story and AirFlow available today with every storage…

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Oregon State implements end-to-end EditShare tapeless workflow

Long time EditShare customer Oregon State University has standardized for a campus-wide tapeless workflow. According to the Beavers Rick Brand “EditShare continually came to the top as the only technology flexible enough to be able to create a connected infrastructure that would support the various media needs of sports, news and education media production, without dictating a specific workflow for any one group.” The EditShare…

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Haunting Portland-produced web series makes it big in Hollywood

The rules for making it in Hollywood in the internet age are starting to change.  It used to be that aspiring Oregon actors, producers and other content creators had to move south to get scare up stardom. Now a Northwest-produced paranormal web series is breaking the rules. According to the Hollywood Reporter: It’s great to see the Grimm, the Librarians and the like shooting in…

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Portland Timbers are back, streaming live Sunday

The snow has just melted and that can only mean it’s soccer season! The Portland Timbers kick of the 2014 campaign with a six game tournament from the newly renamed Providence Park.  You can watch all of the games streamed live in HD on the Timber’s website.  Double headers are scheduled for Sunday, Wednesday and next Saturday. spraker.tv is proud to continue supporting the Timbers…

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