EVS Group EVS Group designs, develops and markets professional digital equipment for Television (EVS Broadcast) and Cinema (XDC). The Group employs over 256 persons (in 2009) for broadcast equipment in 11 countries and sells its products to professionals of the video and audio sectors in more than 90 countries. EVS is a public company traded on Euronext Brussels: EVS, ISIN: BE0003820371.

EVS Broadcast is the world leader for Live TV Production Digital Disk Recorders and Related Software Applications, especially in the field of sports. The company’s dedicated hardware and software suite offer a complete production platform: live slow motion (LSM), high speed slow motion, replay only, clips generation, quick clips editing, real-time SD/HD video files transfer, time delay, multi-camera recording, metadata association, graphics storage and play-out, digital transmission, multi-format ingest and play-back, audio record & edit, webcasting, mobile phone clipping. Main software applications like the « IP Director® » are running on the dedicated robust and flexible hardware the « XT[2]® Platform ». The world’s leading broadcasters, such as NBC, BSkyB, FOX, RTL, NHK, CANAL+, ABC, ESPN, TF1, CCTV, PBS, CBS, BBC, ZDF, TVE and many others use EVS’ solutions.

EVS 47,20% affiliate XDC is pioneering Digital Cinema Logistics and Play-out and operates between the movies distributors and exhibitors. XDC has installed more than 280 digital screens throughout the world in China, Germany, Sweden, Brazil, the United States, France, Belgium, etc.

Net sales break down by product family as follows:

  • cinematography management software (62.1%): for ensuring film storage, security, sub-titling, projection, preparation of copies, logistical services, etc.;
  • TV production and broadcasting systems (37.9%): slow-motion recorders, integrated production systems (for capturing video camera signals, editing, archiving, and broadcasting images), multi-channel screen broadcasting software, equipment for broadcasting TV on the Internet, speakers, etc.

Net sales are distributed geographically as follows: Europe/Africa/Middle East (53.3%), Americas (25.2%) and Asia/Pacific (21.5%).

For more information, refer to www.evs-global.com