The EBU wants to secure the availability of sufficient radio spectrum for terrestrial broadcasting.
WATCH VIDEO. Viewers of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest will be able to vote for their favourites with a new app.
Broadband is growing in importance as a distribution medium for broadcasters, and thus so is the EBU’s annual BroadThinking event.
DVB WORLD 2013 – MADRID. The EBU’s outgoing director of technology and innovation has called for a rethink in the relationship between broadcasters and telcos.
The EBU has given details of the Ultra High Definition test it is running alongside Spanish public broadcaster RTVE, Abertis Telecom, SAPEC, Sony, Apuntolapospo, UPM and URL La Salle.
As the telecommunications sector eyes UHF spectrum with envious eyes, DigiTAG has said it will relaunch itself as the association that defends and promotes terrestrial broadcasting – and the spectrum it needs.
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has selected RRsat to provide digital media content delivery services between Asia and Europe for the coming years.
Broadcasters have further work to complete on Ultra High Definition Television before it can enter the broadcast mainstream, according to the EBU’s head of media fundamentals & production.
Belgian public broadcaster VRT is leading a trial of MPEG-DASH (dynamic adaptive streaming over HTTP) during the London Olympics.