A new report for the European Commission says the economic case for moving from the high-power high tower (HPHT) of the DTT platform to the low-power low tower (LPLT) mobile platform has yet to be made.
Farncombe has said it plans to rebrand and relaunch the former MiriATE consumer device test automation assets following its acquisition by the media technology services provider.
Mirifice, the Bath-based testing and monitoring company that counted Ziggo and MTS among its customers, is to be split into two after the company was liquidated by its previous owners.
Farncombe is to launch a dedicated test lab following an agreement to acquire the laboratory test facilities belonging to the UK pay-DTT operator Top Up TV.
A leading pay-TV consultant has questioned the ability of connected TV and over-the-top systems to satisfy the requirements of leading rights holders.
Farncombe Consulting Group has launched a new security validation programme designed to speed the amount of time it takes for new conditional access (CA) and DRM products to reach the market.
Farncombe Consulting Group is to purchase the Professional Services arm of Mirifice Ltd. The deal extends Farncombe into engineering services and testing practices, while leaving Mirifice to concentrate on its multimedia services monitoring and automated set-top testing businesses.