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LiveU’s Offering for the Sochi Winter Games 2014

LiveU’s Offering for the Sochi Winter Games 2014

LiveU will be offering its full suite of video uplink solutions for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia from February 7 - 23, 2014.    Book your package early to ensure enhanced live video coverage of the games.

Leverage LiveU's internationally-acclaimed technology and 24/7 service to transmit live high-quality video from Russia to anywhere in the world.

This package follows LiveU's successful deployment at the London 2012 Olympics, where over 100 LU70 units were used by LiveU's global customer base, with over 2,500 transmission hours and around 20 units broadcasting at any given time during the games.

The Sochi Olympic Winter Games rental package includes the LU70 unit and backpack equipped with multiple cellular networks (SIMs); local support; and access to on-site maintenance and spares. LiveU's professional services team will be on the ground before, during, and after the games to oer full support to customers in each location.

General Information

The 2014 Winter Olympics, ocially the XXII Olympic Winter Games, or the 22nd Winter Olympics, are scheduled to take place between February 7 - 23, 2014, in Sochi, Russia, with some events held in the resort town of Krasnaya, Polyana. Ninety-eight events in fifteen winter sports will be held. The 2014 Winter Olympics are being organized by the Sochi Organizing Committee (SOC).

LiveU offers this product as a service that includes all the transmission equipment, accessories and transmission costs. Additionally, LiveU provides local support and access to on-site maintenance and spares. This is based on a package of seven broadcasting hours per day during the games.

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