Argosy Strengthens Commitment to Middle East Market with Opening of New Stock Facility

Date: 03/10/2019
Argosy Strengthens Commitment to Middle East Market with Opening of New Stock Facility

Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast cables and infrastructure products, has announced that it has relocated its Dubai office to the city’s Oudmetha area in order to hold more stock and deliver faster and more efficient services to its Middle East customers. The larger facility enables Argosy to locally stock higher volumes of its expanding product portfolio, such as racking and mains distribution units, video audio and data cabling, connectors and patching, SMPTE and fibre assembly equipment, along with KVM and network switches.

"We’re very positive about the growth potential of the Middle East market," said Chris Smeeton, director at Argosy. "Countries like Oman, Bahrain and Lebanon have seen a recent growth in the sports sector meaning more stadia and arenas have been built for boxing, football and tennis tournaments. This in turn has increased the need to produce local content so we are positioning ourselves to be able to deliver orders quickly and provide immediate assistance for such projects through our new regional office in Dubai."
Headed by regional sales manager Raziullah Baig and supported by Argosy's sales, technical and logistics teams back at its UK-based HQ, the new Dubai office brings relevant and critical stock back into the region, offering Argosy clients reduced lead times and a facility to supply to ongoing projects where specific products may be urgently required.
"The beauty of holding more stock in the region is that our clients can begin their projects earlier, starting with the readily-available products we stock in Dubai whilst the rest of their order ships from the UK," explained Baig.
As the Middle East moves towards 4K, Argosy's new partnerships with Mellanox Technologies, Canare, Allied Telesis, BarnFind, kvm-tec and other world class suppliers, will prove indispensable to the region’s content producers and broadcasters as they implement their 4K technology upgrades.
On top of its cable and infrastructure lines, Argosy also offers a range of active hardware, from intelligent power supplies to managed switches for high-capacity IP or 12G SDI.
The Canare range of 4K Ultra HD SDI cables, connectors and patch panels were shown for the first time at IBC2019, as were the Allied Telesis range of expandable, stackable, automated ethernet switches that provide the deterministic control media installations require.
Another newcomer to the Argosy catalogue is Mellanox Technologies. Its SN2010 switch, for example, is an ideal top of rack (ToR) solution for hyperconverged and storage deployments. Packed with 18 ports of 10/25GbE and 4 splittable ports of 40/100GbE, the SN2010 can deliver up to 1.7Tb/s aggregate throughput. Mellanox’s leading IP-based technologies enrich the video experience and bring the audience and content closer together.
For versatile fibre transport, Argosy supplies Barnfind’s range of fibre adaptors which allow designers to quickly create complex infrastructures – enabling data streams such as lighting control to be routed alongside audio and video.
To declutter control desks and make post houses more productive, the low-latency, 4K-ready keyboard/video/mouse technology from kvm-tec delivers high availability convenience.
"Our clients appreciate our ambition to react quickly to local market demand, provide the highest quality of products and offer a first-class service. We give them access to a huge range of reliable solutions to help minimize their procurement and logistics operations and save them a lot stress when it comes to delivering time sensitive projects. The new office makes this even more efficient," concluded Baig.
www.argosycable.com


Tags: Argosy | Middle East | new office | Dubai | infrastructure | specialist | broadcast cables | racking | mains distribution units | video audio and data cabling | network switches | Chris Smeeton | Raziullah Baig | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
Submitted by MKM (MKM Marketing Communications)
View author's directory page

Related Interviews
  • Argosy cables, connectors, active products, network KVM switches and fiber transport at IBC 2019

    Argosy cables, connectors, active products, network KVM switches and fiber transport at IBC 2019

  • Argosy at BVE North 2011

    Argosy at BVE North 2011

  • Argosy at IBC2011

    Argosy at IBC2011

  • Harmonics Tom Lattie on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

    Harmonics Tom Lattie on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

  • Phabrix RX2000 at NAB 2013

    Phabrix RX2000 at NAB 2013

  • Workstation Specialists at BVE 2013

    Workstation Specialists at BVE 2013

  • Communications Specialists at NAB 2012

    Communications Specialists at NAB 2012

  • Projects Department on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC

    Projects Department on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC

  • Thear Technology Limited at ProVideo2011

    Thear Technology Limited at ProVideo2011

  • ChyronHego update Paint adaptive Keying, improved auto-tracking and more at IBC 2019

    ChyronHego update Paint adaptive Keying, improved auto-tracking and more at IBC 2019

  • ChyronHego Paint at IBC 2013

    ChyronHego Paint at IBC 2013

  • ChyronHego Virtual Placement at IBC 2013

    ChyronHego Virtual Placement at IBC 2013


Related Shows
  • BVE 2013 Day 1

    BVE 2013 Day 1


Related Articles
  • VR and the importance of tracking

    VR and the importance of tracking

  • Infrastructure boost with single node storage solutions

    Infrastructure boost with single node storage solutions

  • Remote Production - Speed, Control, Infrastructure

    Remote Production - Speed, Control, Infrastructure

  • More than just selling cable

    More than just selling cable

  • Remote Production

    Remote Production

  • Our Time At NAB 2016

    Our Time At NAB 2016

  • A soft shift in Monitoring Solutions

    A soft shift in Monitoring Solutions

  • Coffee and TV: Tracking the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with mocha Pro

    Coffee and TV: Tracking the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with mocha Pro

  • Capture and Produce

    Capture and Produce

  • Decentralising infrastructure for efficiency

    Decentralising infrastructure for efficiency

  • Premier league infrastructure

    Premier league infrastructure

  • Ask the experts with Shotoku

    Ask the experts with Shotoku

  • Crowd pulling at BVE

    Crowd pulling at BVE

  • Getting to grip with it with Mark Scotton

    Getting to grip with it with Mark Scotton

  • Ask the Experts: What Workstation?

    Ask the Experts: What Workstation?

  • COUNTING DOWN TO BVE NORTH

    COUNTING DOWN TO BVE NORTH

  • Considering cables and connectors

    Considering cables and connectors

  • Hawk-Eye Accuracy and Believability in Cricket

    Hawk-Eye Accuracy and Believability in Cricket

  • 19inch Racking, an evolution

    19inch Racking, an evolution

  • Note Perfect

    Note Perfect

  • Virtual Sets

    Virtual Sets

  • Lightweight Dolly Systems Vs Heavy Duty Kin

    Lightweight Dolly Systems Vs Heavy Duty Kin


News
NUGEN Audio Announces SigMod Software Update at AES 2019 Posted: 14/10/2019
NUGEN Audio Announces SigMod Software Update at AES 2019
NUGEN Audio unveils the latest SigMod Software plug-in update at AES 2019 (Booth 504I – Avid Partner Pavilion). The update allows SigMod to host multiple instances of the Insert module and incorporates hosting support for third-party VST2 and AU plug-ins. This enables users to access a wider pool of plug-ins – particularly in DAWs that support limited plug-in formats – and increases access for creative routing options such as mid/side processing for any stereo or multi-mono plug-in.
Tags: NUGEN Audio | AES 2019 | software | audio | plug-ins | SigMod | tradeshow
Submitted by D. Pagan Communications
More from this author
Science Writer and Comedian Kasha Patel to Host SMPTE 2019 Awards Gala Posted: 11/10/2019
Science Writer and Comedian Kasha Patel to Host SMPTE 2019 Awards Gala

SMPTE®, the organization that is defining the future of storytelling, today announced that science writer and science comedian Kasha Patel will host the 2019 SMPTE Awards Gala. Scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 24, the gala and afterparty will serve as the concluding events of the SMPTE 2019 annual technical conference (SMPTE 2019), which runs from Oct. 21-24 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites in downtown Los Angeles.

Tags: Kasha Patel | SMPTE 2019 Awards Gala | Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
Leader Electronics ZEN Series Supports Sonys SR Live Metadata Decode and Display as a Standard Function Posted: 11/10/2019
Leader Electronics ZEN Series Supports Sonys SR Live Metadata Decode and Display as a Standard Function

Leader Electronics Corporation, a global producer of high-performance test and measurement solutions, has enhanced its ZEN series waveform monitors and rasterizers with the ability to decode and display the SR Live Metadata packet proposed by Sony Imaging Products & Solutions. The packet structure supports Sony's SR Live for HDR production workflow, which allows 4K HDR and HD HDR video to be produced simultaneously within an HD SDR live-production environment.

Tags: Leader Electronics Corporation | ZEN Series | Sony SR Live | Metadata Decode | waveform rasterizer | HDR | SDR
Submitted by Kokoro Marketing
More from this author
Videon Products at 2019 NAB Show New York Posted: 11/10/2019
Videon Products at 2019 NAB Show New York

At the 2019 NAB Show New York, Videon will showcase its award-winning EdgeCaster edge compute encoder. The EdgeCaster is the industry's first HTTP CMAF streaming encoder to include multiple-bit-rate outputs in support of ultra-low-latency streaming solutions for broadcast, pro AV, and a multitude of new applications — at an industry-leading price point.

Tags: Videon | 2019 NAB Show New York | EdgeCaster | encoder | HTTP CMAF | pro AV
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
Wildlife Cinematographer Steve Lumpkin Adopts Sonnet Solo10G to Accelerate Postproduction Posted: 11/10/2019
Wildlife Cinematographer Steve Lumpkin Adopts Sonnet Solo10G to Accelerate Postproduction
Renowned wildlife cinematographer Steve Lumpkin has chosen Sonnet's Solo10G™ Thunderbolt™ 3 Edition 10GbE adapter to accelerate and streamline postproduction workflows for his Endless Treasures of Botswana project. The Solo10G played an integral role in Lumpkin's just-released mini-documentary, "Speed Kills: Kalahari Cheetah Family."
Tags: Wildlife Cinematography | Steve Lumpkin | Sonnet Solo10G | Postproduction | Thunderbolt 3 | 10GbE | 4K Editing
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
Digital Nirvana Introduces Trance Posted: 11/10/2019
Digital Nirvana Introduces Trance

Digital Nirvana, a provider of next-generation media-monitoring and metadata generation services, today introduced Trance — an enterprise-level, cloud-based closed captioning and metadata enhancement solution. Through features such as cloud-based architecture, an integrated and automated speech-to-text (STT) engine, and an easy-to-use interface, Trance brings significant new efficiencies to captioning and subtitling workflows.

Tags: Digital Nirvana | Trance Closed Captioning | Metadata Enhancement | Broadcast Captioning | 2019 NAB Show New York | speech-to-text | STT
Submitted by Wall Street Communications
More from this author
The Canadian Space Agency Selects VuWall for Control Room Operations Posted: 11/10/2019
The Canadian Space Agency Selects VuWall for Control Room Operations

VuWall, leader in video wall control and AV network management, today announced that the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) successfully deployed VuWall's VuScape processor to monitor the launch of the satellites and their trajectory for the RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM). Installed by Applied Electronics, VuScape video wall controller shares and manages incoming content to the control rooms' video walls.

Tags: Canadian Space Agency | VuWall | VuScape | AV network | CSA
Submitted by InGear
More from this author
White Mark Helps Maris Move Elephant Studios at LSBU To A Temporary New Home Posted: 11/10/2019
White Mark Helps Maris Move Elephant Studios at LSBU To A Temporary New Home
Acoustic design consultancy White Mark has been working closely with Maris Interiors to help move some of the technical facilities at London Southbank University’s Elephant Studios on London Road to a temporary site on nearby Borough Road.
Tags: White Mark Ltd | London Southbank University | TV Facilities | Education
Submitted by White Noise Public Relations Ltd
More from this author
Intinor showcases Direkt link at Broadcast India 2019 Posted: 11/10/2019
Intinor showcases Direkt link at Broadcast India 2019

Intinor, Sweden’s leading developer of products and solutions for high-quality video over internet will, with its partner Rahul Commerce, feature Direkt link at Broadcast India on Stand F610.

Intinor CEO Roland Axelsson said, “Direkt link has enormous potential, not only in terms of power and flexibility, but also because it is extremely easy to use and very robust, thanks to an ingenious construction that includes a minimum of moving parts.

Tags: Intinor | Broadcast India | Direkt Link | video over internet | Rahul Commerce | streaming | receivers | cable tv | Master control rooms | VLC | Router panel | Video mixer | IP | IP Workflows | switching | API
Submitted by Manor Marketing
More from this author
Sigma fp to Begin Shipping on October 25 2019 Posted: 10/10/2019
Sigma fp to Begin Shipping on October 25 2019

Sigma Corporation of America, a leading camera, photography lens, cine lens, flash and accessories manufacturer, today announced that its all-new full-frame mirrorless digital camera, the Sigma fp, will begin shipping on October 25, 2019. The Sigma fp will retail for $1,899 USD for the camera body alone and $2,199 USD for the camera with the Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporarylens from authorized Sigma dealers.

Tags: sigma | sigma photo | sigma fp
Submitted by Zazil Media Group
More from this author
Broadcast Solutions to Enter the Market for Used OB Vehicles with a New Service Posted: 10/10/2019
Broadcast Solutions to Enter the Market for Used OB Vehicles with a New Service

Broadcast Solutions, one of Europe’s biggest System Integrators and a world-leading specialist in mobile production tools, enters the market for used OB vehicles. Access-point for used OB vehicles will be the company’s new website: used.broadcast-solutions.de. For this new service, the company uses its know-how and expertise in developing and building OB vehicles for customers all around the world and offers expert advice and consultancy during the sales process of used OB Vans.

Tags: OB vans | used equipment | Broadcast Solutions | OB trucks | OB vehicles
Submitted by Broadcast Solutions
More from this author
Creative Technology increases its PHABRIX Qx inventory for live events Posted: 10/10/2019
Creative Technology increases its PHABRIX Qx T and amp;M inventory for live events

PHABRIX, a worldwide leader in test and measurement solutions, is pleased to confirm that Creative Technology, an NEP Live Events company, has purchased a fourth Qx rasterizer for the company’s new portable production unit (PPU).

Tags: PHABRIX | 4K Capabilities | Qx | Creative Technology | NEP Live Events | PPU
Submitted by Bubble Agency
More from this author
Facilis Shows Next Gen HUB Shared Storage System at NAB NY Posted: 10/10/2019
Facilis Shows Next Gen HUB Shared Storage System at NAB NY

At NAB Show NY (Booth N136), Facilis, a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks today announced that it will be showcasing its newly shipping HUB Shared Storage System, along with previews of version 8.0 of the Facilis Shared File system. Shown at NAB NY for the first time, Facilis HUB Built is an entirely new platform that represents the evolution of the Facilis Shared File System with the block-level virtualization and multi-connectivity performance required for demanding media production workflows.

Tags: NAB NY | Facilis | Storage Solutions | HUB Storage | Running Man | Object Cloud | FastTracker
Submitted by Bubble Agency
More from this author
K2E 12G-SDI UHD 4K Audio Monitoring Units Posted: 10/10/2019
K2E 12G-SDI UHD 4K Audio Monitoring Units
matrix4.tv are pleased to bring the latest 12G-SDI solutions to the UK and European market including the K2E AV confidence monitors designed for broadcast and OB applications.
 
Tags: #12G-SDI | #4K | #UHD | KPS Manchester | KPS Manchester
Submitted by matrix4.tv
More from this author
Growing digital following set to boost investment in womens sport by almost 100% Posted: 10/10/2019
Growing digital following set to boost investment in women and rsquo;s sport by almost 100%

Women’s sport has grown in prominence thanks to the rise of digital platforms and is now set to skyrocket. In fact, 94% of industry professionals are primed to increase investment in the creation, production and distribution of content, according to research from Imagen, the leading SaaS video management platform business.

Tags: Imagen | Broadcast | Video | Research | Women | Sports
Submitted by Whiteoaks
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 > >>