The ATSC and the NAB will demonstrate new technologies at the “DTV Hot Spot: A Digital Paradise” at NAB2006. A variety of technologies will be showcased, including:
- Home networking strategies
- VSB transmission system enhancements
- Statistical multiplexing
- Set top boxes utilizing advanced coding technologies
- Software data download
- Interactive television utilizing the ATSC ACAP standard
Companies demonstrating these technologies include Aircode, Axcera, DTV Innovations, HANA, Rohde & Schwarz/Samsung, TANDBERG Television, UpdateLogic, USDTV, and Zenith/LG. In addition, the NAB and MSTV will demonstrate high performance/low cost digital converters under development for them by Thomson and Zenith/LG.
The DTV Hot Spot will be located in the Las Vegas Convention Center’s South Hall Upper Lobby and will be open Monday through Wednesday, April 24 – 26, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Thursday, April 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information, visit www.atsc.org/nab2006/nab2006.html.