ChyronHego, a portfolio company of Vector Capital, is a global leader in products, services, and solutions for the broadcast and sports industries. Specializing in live television, news, and sports production, ChyronHego offers some of the industry’s most widely deployed solutions — including Lyric®, the world’s most popular broadcast graphics creation and playout offering; the all-new CAMIO Universe newsroom workflow; and the TRACAB™ optical sports tracking system. Headquartered in New York, ChyronHego also has offices in the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Mexico, the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
ChyronHego's Lyric Family is the world's leading graphics creation and playout solution, with more than 16,000 systems installed in broadcast environments on every continent.
Lyric is engineered with high-performance features that provide ease of use under all conditions - and by everyone on the production staff, including artists, operators, producers, directors and engineering. It delivers the fastest turnaround from creation to playout and unmatched usability and ease of workflow operations.
Production & Orchestration
CAMIO® Universe is ChyronHego’s template-based asset management solution that accelerates newsroom productivity and replaces numerous tools with a single unified workflow. With CAMIO® acting as your newsroom control center, the highly intuitive workflow integrates ChyronHego’s world-leading Lyric® graphics creation and playout system, Live Compositor for multi-camera production, Metacast® weather graphics, SHOUT® social media editor, and virtual studio and robotic camera head technologies.
The result is a comprehensive solution where producers create content via a simple templatebased workflow. Now, producers and journalists focus on content creation - not the underlying technology, and the director builds, orders and controls all camera, switcher, audio, virtual set and graphic cues from within a single unified tool.
Studio & Virtual Solutions
Sports Enhancements and Virtual Advertising
Virtual Football is a powerful, yet easy-to-use system for inserting virtual graphics on the football (soccer) pitch or in-stadium. The system comes with an array of tools designed to creatively enhance your live football production
Virtual 1st, ChyronHego’s innovative Down & Distance solution for Football, combines video overlay and sensorless camera technology to help broadcasters quickly analyze gameplay and tell an engaging and easy to follow story.
Virtual Placement is a remarkably powerful tool that turns the complex art of placing virtual graphics within live video into a quick and simple process. With no need to add any specialist camera encoders or lengthy calibration processes, virtual graphics can be placed into a scene within minutes of setup, ready for use in a multitude of applications.
Neon is a simple and powerful trackless virtual set system. Relying on Krypton 3D engine and Ozone external control application, Neon is a sensor-less virtual set solution. Using fixed camera signals on a green screen, Neon allows astonishing virtual camera motions such as virtual roll, pan, travelling and crane movements.
Plutonium is ChyronHego’s top-of-the-line virtual set tracking solution that combines power and precision. Tracking solutions provide real-time, precise camera motion within 2D or 3D computer-generated backgrounds. From hand-held, XYZ movements to PTZF, Plutonium employs an open and scalable solution for tracking virtual reality.
Robotics and Camera Tracking
ChyronHego also offers a full range of camera robotics that is focused on one commitment: precision. The technology behind ChyronHego’s camera robotics is so precise that camera moves may be predicted and anticipated to produce the exclusive unique feature known as Zero Delay. With this feature, neither video, nor audio delay is required.
Sports Tracking & Analysis
ChyronHego is the undisputed leader in Sports Tracking and offers the industry’s most innovative tracking solutions:
TRACAB Optical Tracking
TRACAB is the most advanced camera-based player and ball tracking system on the market. TRACAB is installed in over 300 stadia, capturing live tracking data on over 4,500 games every year. It is the official tracking technology for football leagues such as the English Premier League, German Bundesliga and Spanish La Liga, and it has been selected for the major international UEFA and FIFA tournaments.
When the highest level of data and analysis is required, ZXY provides the pinnacle of sports performance measurement technology. The ZXY technology ecosystem has been carefully and systematically developed over the past decade by using some of the world's most sophisticated radio tracking technology. The resultant data captured by ZXY offers coaches and sports scientists the most accurate and repeatable set of performance metrics for any type of Electronic Performance and Tracking System (EPTS) on the market.
ChyronHego is leading the way in in-venue production by offering a variety of advanced graphics applications such as sophisticated augmented and virtual reality graphics or replay telestrated highlight content that can be created before, during, and after the game. These graphics applications, which are widely used by broadcasters, are now available in one form or another for in-venue productions.
Click Effects by ChyronHego is used in hundreds of stadiums and arenas. It delivers scheduled and live video clips, audio tracks, graphics, animations, and sponsor ads that not only entertain audiences, but provide a powerful source of revenue generating opportunities.
Today’s sports arenas are transforming into multi-use media centers. Whether you want to display team information, live Internet feeds, Social Media tickers, video playout or display advertisements on the stadium scoreboard, big screen or internal television network, Live Arena makes it all easy by letting you control your media from a single user interface.