International expansion, local content, sports rights key for OTT
As part of a number of predictions for the entertainment industry in 2022, research firm Ampere Analysis is forecasting that over-the-top (OTT) services will aim to grow their subscriber bases this year by focusing on markets beyond North America and Western Europe and diversifying their content offering.
The Role Of Video And Sensor Tech In Smart Cities
With smart city and building technology on the rise, to make our urban infrastructures data-driven, efficient and more liveable, there has been a focus on the place of video technology. Peter Greener, the Key Account Manager at Milestone Systems reports that the uses of video and sensor tech go beyond security. Its efficiency for other purposes is growing, mainly due to new infrastructures and pressure on city services.
What’s the Difference between OFDMA and MU-MIMO in 11ax?
Both enable simultaneous bidirectional communication between client and AP. Why do we need both?
DVB-T2 Workshop in Thailand
Thailand's broadcasting regulator, the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) officially adopted DVB-T2 a year ago. Since then, the Broadcast Commissioner, Col. Dr. Natee Sukonrat, and his team have been working on creating the necessary framework for the introduction of DTT. As with many other countries, it was decided that the broadcasters will focus on providing content while network operators will be in charge of content distribution. To that end, the NBTC is going to award four network licenses. To speed up the roll-out and to assist low-income households, the government plans to set-up a coupon program to subsidize DTT receivers.
Kabel Deutschland Starts DVB-C2 Field Trial In Berlin
Kabel Deutschland began transmission of the new DVB-C2 standard on cable channel D794 (794 MHz center frequency) at ANGA. This formed part of the extended DVB-C2 field trial on its CATV networks in Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. The field trial will become a regular service as soon as compliant receivers are widely available.