S and T Powering Interactive TV Deployments Worldwide

Date: 07/04/2011

Booth SU7921: Strategy & Technology (S&T) is to demonstrate how its technologies form a vital part of the interactive TV ecosystem.

S&T has recently announced its RedKey¢3 receiver engine with support for the HbbTV specification. RedKey¢3 integrates the NetFront¢ Browser from ACCESS and associated HbbTV (Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV) extensions, as well as S&Ts DSM-CC client.

RedKey¢2 is already a popular choice of manufacturers implementing MHEG functionality in digital TV receivers with more than 14 million units already installed.

Colin Prior, Director of International Sales at S&T said: HbbTV adoption is led by Germany and France with other countries in Europe also now showing an interest. The combination of S&Ts HbbTV and MHEG solutions provide a cost-effective solution for receiver manufacturers. 

RedKey¢3 offers an integrated HbbTV solution, complete with a DSM-CC client and HbbTV signalling, using a similar API to RedKey¢2 to simplify integration and reduce time to market.

Many leading European broadcasters including Canal+, TF1, ARD, RTL and ProSiebenSat.1 are committed to offering HbbTV powered hybrid applications and services. The HbbTV specification is based on existing standards and web technologies including OIPF (Open IPTV Forum), CEA, DVB and W3C. It has been standardised as ETSI TS 102 796.

S&T is also helping to deliver OTT video services to Freeview HD and Freesat set-top boxes and iDTVs (Integrated Digital TVs} as part of the new MHEG Interaction Channel (MHEG-IC). 

The MHEG-IC version of S&T Player runs on receivers conforming to the DTG D-Book 6.2.1 specification, which includes high definition (HD) graphics and AES encryption of streamed media. A version of the S&T Player is also available for the UK Freesat platform as well as for markets using the CI Plus (CI+) standard.

S&T will also be displaying the latest version of its popular TSBroadcaster2 DSM-CC Object/Data Carousel including HbbTV signalling support. TSBroadcaster is already a well-established and highly respected product, used both in North America and Europe, with versions already covering DVB (MHEG-5, HbbTV and MHP), OCAP and ETV platforms. The new TSProcessor and TSMonitor products will also be on show, providing application monitoring and filtering of ETV applications for US cable operators.

www.s-and-t.com



Tags: www.s-and-t.com | MHEG | Interactive TV | Connected TV | HbbTV | NAB 2011
Submitted by Vivienne Roberts (Manor Marketing)
View author's directory page

Related Interviews
  • S and T at IBC2011

    S and T at IBC2011


Related Shows
  • HbbTV: Connected TV for broadcasters

    HbbTV: Connected TV for broadcasters


Related Articles
  • QOS - Its time to take a more objective approach

    QOS - Its time to take a more objective approach

  • Cloud STB with Bob Pank

    Cloud STB with Bob Pank

  • Smart technology and local TV

    Smart technology and local TV

  • Navigating uncharted waters

    Navigating uncharted waters

  • Its a MADI World

    Its a MADI World

  • NAB and the format wars

    NAB and the format wars

  • Why do broadcasters need to take an interest in connected TV

    Why do broadcasters need to take an interest in connected TV


News
SGL UNVEILS MAJOR NEW FLASHNET FEATURES AT IBC 2016 Posted: 25/08/2016

SGL, a leading provider of content archive and storage management software for media and entertainment, is demonstrating the latest version of its FlashNet archive, which will be shown for the first time in Europe, at IBC 2016.  Providing broadcasters, post production facilities, and news/sport organisations with reliable, scalable solutions with substantial cost and workflow benefits, FlashNet now includes a number of key new features.

Tags: Archive | storage | HSM | content management | IBC2016 | cloud storage | disaster recovery | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by Jump PR Ltd
More from this author
Soliton announces ground breaking products at IBC 2016 Posted: 25/08/2016

Soliton Systems, the leading manufacturer of mobile H.265 encoding solutions for streaming live events over the 3G and 4G mobile phone network, are announcing the launch of ZAO-S, the next generation of video mobile encoders for release at IBC 2016.

Tags: live | streaming | video | H.265 | encoding | HEVC | news gathering | video contribution | bonded mobile soloutions | 4G live feeds | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by Soliton Systems
More from this author
Imagine Communications Expands Capabilities of Integrated Playout Solution Posted: 25/08/2016

Imagine Communications, empowering the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation, is introducing multiple enhancements to its award-winning Versio¢ native IP playout solution at IBC2016, which takes place in Amsterdam beginning September 9. A next-generation automation system that is deeply integrated into the Versio platforms open and flexible architecture headlines a suite of enhancements designed to provide broadcasters and other media companies with an agile and future-ready integrated playout solution optimised for all operational models baseband, IP and hybrid and all deployment scenarios from appliance-based to public/private cloud and mixed datacenter models.

Tags: Imagine Communications | Playout | IBC2016 | Brick Eksten | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by MKM Marketing and Communications
More from this author
RT Software demos tOG-Data Server Posted: 25/08/2016
RT Software, a worldwide provider of real-time graphics solutions, is showcasing the latest in its innovative range of infrastructure products at this years IBC2016. Central to this is the new tOG-Data Server that provides a central point from which adminstrators can manage access to graphics machines. 
Tags: RT Software | IBC | IBC2016 | graphics | application | tOG-Web Control | Mike Fredriksen
Submitted by Whiteoaks
More from this author
First Showing of Megahertzs BBC Northern Ireland DSNG truck at IBC2016 Posted: 25/08/2016

Megahertz Ltd, the trusted partner for systems integration with years of experience in delivering cost effective, imaginative designs and solutions for fixed and mobile applications, today announced that it will be showcasing a fully featured news production truck that will be delivered to BBC Northern Ireland (BBC NI) after its appearance on the companys IBC show stand 12.F20.

Tags: Megahertz | BBC | Northern Ireland | DSNG truck | IBC2016 | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by MKM Marketing and Communications
More from this author
Yospace and THEOplayer partnership enables Dynamic Ad Insertion for HTML5 Posted: 25/08/2016

Yospace, the industry leader in Dynamic Ad Insertion technology, has announced a partnership with THEOplayer that enables server-side ad replacement across live channels in HTML5.

Tags: THEOplayer | David Springhall | Yospace | monetisation | MPEG-DASH | HLS | HTML 5
Submitted by Whiteoaks
More from this author
Discover Peli 2785Z1, The Most Powerful ATEX Headlamp with 215 Lumens Posted: 25/08/2016

Peli Products, the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting solutions, again leads the way with the new high performance 2785Z1, Pelis most powerful ATEX certified headlamp ever.   

Tags: Peli | Peli Products | Headlamp | 2785Z1 | ATEX
Submitted by Peli Products, S.L.U.
More from this author
New 7100 and 7600 Peli Most Powerful Compact Tactical Light Up to Date Posted: 25/08/2016

With Law Enforcement professionals in mind, Peli Products, the global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced portable lighting and protective case solutions, has developed two new torch models, the 7100 and the 7600.

Tags: Peli | Peli Products | Tacitcal Lights | 7100 | 7600
Submitted by Peli Products, S.L.U.
More from this author
Peli Air Cases, Up To 40% Lighter Posted: 25/08/2016

Introducing  Peli Air Cases.

Since 1976, the Peli Protector¢ case has been the go-to protective case solution for millions of people worldwide. It has made an impact in industries from aerospace to photography.  Now, Peli goes to the next level. These new cases have been engineered to maintain the same level of durability, but reduce the weight of each case by up to 40 percent and offer additional sizes to the current Peli Protector and Peli Storm case lines.

Tags: Peli | Peli Products UK | Pelicases | Peli Air | Peli UK | pelicase
Submitted by Peli Products (UK) Ltd
More from this author
Pronology and Small Tree Offer Seamless Integration Posted: 24/08/2016
Pronology, a developer of cutting-edge tapeless workflow solutions and Small Tree, a provider of shared storage solutions, are announcing how their advanced technology systems offer users in production, broadcast and post, seamless and cost-effective integration and increased mobility, when working on high-profile, fast-paced projects.
Tags: Pronology
Submitted by D. Pagan Communications
More from this author
Bluefish444 Announces New KRONOS Range of Video, Audio, Data I O Cards Posted: 24/08/2016

The new line extends the feature set of Bluefish444's Epoch video cards, which support up to 4K 60 frame per second workflows. KRONOS is developed for additional workflows requiring Ultra HD up to 8K, high frame rates up to 120fps, high dynamic range and video over IP.

Tags: Bluefish444 | Kronos | 4K/2K/HD/SD video I/O cards | HD BNC SD/HD/3G connectivity | 4K UHD | Bluefish444 Epoch video cards | SMPTE 2022 | Video over IP | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by The Adcock Group
More from this author
XDT Showcases High Speed Data Transfer Software at IBC 2016 Posted: 24/08/2016

XDT Pty Ltd., a developer of advanced software-based solutions for high-speed data transfers is showcasing the latest version of Catapult at IBC 2016, which includes its popular free version, which includes unlimited clients and server bandwidth of up to 25Mbits.

Tags: XDT Pty Ltd. Catapult | CatapultSoft | Catapult Control | high speed data transfer software | Slingshot Copy | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by The Adcock Group
More from this author
Mediaproxy Introduces Most Advanced LogeServer Suite at IBC Posted: 24/08/2016

LogServer provides advanced support for OTT streaming sources with built-in real-time analysis and confidence monitoring via TSAnalyzer and Monwall IP Multiviewer. A comprehensive line up of web-based and mobile applications enable cloud based recording and monitoring of live streams including DVB subtitles, audio watermarks and SCTE-35/104 events.

Tags: Mediaproxy Pty. Ltd. | LogServer | broadcast monitoring | content logging | transport stream analysis | TSAnalyzer | Monwall IP Multiviewer | OTT monitoring | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by The Adcock Group
More from this author
IMAGEN DEBUTS NEW GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION NETWORK FEATURE AT IBC2016 Posted: 24/08/2016

 Imagen announced today that it will be showcasing its new Global Distribution feature on stand 7.F39 at IBC2016. The latest benefit added to the award winning Imagen Enterprise Video Platform brings broadcast quality content closer to clients by automatically replicating large libraries of media to hundreds of strategic global locations using public cloud infrastructure.

Tags: Imagen | Global Distribution Network | CDN | GDN | VOD | Imagen Enterprise Video Platform | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
Submitted by Bubble and Squeak
More from this author
GatesAir Completes Phase Two Rollout of DVB-T2 Digital TV Network in Kuwait Posted: 24/08/2016

GatesAir, a global leader in wireless, over-the-air content delivery solutions for radio and TV broadcasters, has completed the second phase of a three-phase national DVB-T2 digital TV network rollout across the Middle East nation of Kuwait. Now covering approximately 80 percent of the country, the transition from analog to DVB-T2 digital TV as powered by GatesAir transmitters will provide richer, higher quality programming and media services to the people of Kuwait.

Tags: GatesAir | turnkey | wireless | over-the-air | content delivery | digital TV | TV | broadcast
Submitted by Dimension PR
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 > >>