Telekom Austria customers become first HEVC pay TV players in Europe

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Telekom Austria has completed the upgrade of its white-label DTH satellite platform to the HEVC/H.265 compression format for the Czech and Slovak markets. All video… Read more

French watchdog mulls new DTT multiplex for UHD TV services


France’s media regulator the CSA has opened a public consultation on the future of the country’s digital-terrestrial TV platform, introducing the idea of launching a… Read more

Whitepaper | Video Quality for Virtualized Environments

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Improve Video Quality in Virtualized Environments Video providers are presented with the opportunity to improve picture quality by using new tools, including emerging technologies that… Read more

ADB and ALi extend partnership with graphyne2 integration


ADB has extended its partnership with set-top box chipset provider ALi to pre-integrate its graphyne2 next-generation personal TV software platform. ALi will incorporate graphyne2 technology into its newest HEVC system-on-chip (SoC) family, allowing… Read more

Study: time-frequency slicing could up DTT capacity by 25%

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The use of time-frequency slicing technology in digital-terrestrial transmission could provide a capacity gain of between 20% and 25%, enabling the launch of additional high-bandwidth… Read more

Technicolor leaves HEVC Advance patent pool

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Technicolor has left the HEVC Advance patent pool, deciding instead to license its HEVC IP portfolio directly to device manufacturers. The company, which was a… Read more

Harmonic and Dimetis partner for DVB-T2 HEVC trials

Harmonic and Dimetis have partnered to create a next-generation TV field test system designed to “accelerate the distribution of next-generation terrestrial television services in Germany.”… Read more

Thomson adds interlaced, statmux support to HEVC encoder


Video technology specialist Thomson Video Networks has launched an updated version of its ViBE VS7000 multiscreen encoding system with expanded capabilities for the new HEVC… Read more

Thomson Video Networks, Dolby and STMicroelectronics in joint demo

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Thomson Video Networks has teamed up with Dolby Laboratories and STMicroelectronics to demonstrate the delivery of HEVC compressed content with the Dolby AC-4 audio codec.… Read more

Ateme providing 4K encoding at French Open

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Video compression specialist Ateme is providing the primary live encoding platform for 4K, HEVC delivery of the French Open tennis tournament.  The images are being… Read more