The professional satellite receiver FlexDSR+ is based on a flexible platform with 1, 2 or 4 audio interfaces (analog & digital). The FlexDSR02+ receiver can be upgraded from 1 to 2 audio interfaces with a simple software update. The FlexDSR04+ is fitted with 4 audio interfaces from the beginning.
The Sencore MRD 4400 Receiver Decoder is the latest in Sencore’s line of professional IRDs for distribution and monitoring. This IRD supports decoding of SD or HD video, encoded as either MPEG-2 or H.264, as well as up to four audio services.
UK-based ETL Systems, a provider of radio frequency (RF) distribution equipment for satellite communications, has provided SatSignature, an online global enterprise satellite monitoring service, with carrier monitoring switches.
Bringing the new UHD television format to market is a herculean project . Not just because multiple companies and products have to be developed, but an entire infrastructure must be designed and put into place. With UHD, that means supporting H.265 and VP9 streaming. Now, Google plans to release VP10, which
After previously breaking several data throughput speed records, Newtec, a provider of satellite communications technology, recently worked with Intelsat in Germany to conduct a live demonstration of Newtec’s MDM6000 Satellite Modem.
Thomson Video Networks is announcing the launch of a range of innovative new products and capabilities in its integrated receiver/decoder (IRD) family. At IBC 2015, the company will introduce its all-new MD Series of modular, high-density IRDs/descramblers.
The set top box (STB) market continues to defy predictions of decline but margins are shrinking with intensifying competition and commoditization, as some of the traditional functions migrate to the cloud. This has led to a spate of consolidations culminating in the recent $600 million acquisition by Technicolor of the Cisco
As broadcasters move toward ATSC 3.0, they are also seeking to incorporate a rich media emergency warning system into the new IP-centric technology. Called AWARN (for Advanced Warning and Response Network).