New DVB-T2 solutions encompass enhanced SFN capabilities and improved spectrum utilisation
At IBC, stand 1.B71, Nevion, a leading provider of next-generation managed media transport, will showcase new digital terrestrial solutions, encompassing new SFN capabilities, improved spectrum utilisation, and DAB/FM distribution to transmitters.
Now backed by the complete portfolio from T-VIPS, Nevion’s easy-to-deploy DVB-T/T2 solutions simplify day-to-day operations, reduce costs, and help the world’s leading service providers and broadcasters take advantage of new revenue streams.
“To remain competitive in the new media landscape, the high efficiency, improved robustness and increased flexibility of digital solutions are essential,” said Helge Stephansen, senior solution architect at Nevion. “We’ve applied smart engineering to make the most of these benefits, maximising efficient use of valuable broadcast frequency spectrum for audio, video and data delivery.”
New at IBC, Nevion’s SFN capabilities include unique redundancy changeover solutions to maintain SFN operation, centralised and distributed local programme insertion, and multiple solutions to build reliable SFN networks over varying network types - IP, satellite or wireless. Applying advanced technologies that improve spectrum use and reduce costs, Nevion enhanced DVB-T2 solutions feature EPG insertion that provides up to 5% increase in spectrum efficiency. Contribution via visually lossless, extremely low latency JPEG 2000 compression provides enhanced quality for final DTT broadcasts, as well as the ability to offer additional services.
New DAB/FM distribution to transmitters enablescost-effective migration from microwave to terrestrial IP-based infrastructure for DAB+ broadcasting, with bit rate efficient FM radio distribution by APTX audio compression over IP.
The dominant DTT technology provider in Europe, Nevion offers customised, multi-product solutions for communications leaders such as Teracom Denmark, Teracom Sweden,Austrian Broadcasting Services(ORS), and Arqiva.
Nevion’s DVB-T/T2 solutions include the award-winning cProcessorline of transport stream processing solutions, the DVB-T2 Gateway suiteproviding full-featured HD content delivery, seamless switching and monitoring solutions, and Connect remote monitoring and management solution for flexible, robust digital solutions for a rapidly-changing media environment.
Building on a heritage of innovation and pioneering firsts, Nevion is a leader in media transport - from the camera to the home. A result of two industry-leading companies - Nevion and T-VIPS - coming together in late 2012, Nevion's approach to innovation is driving the convergence of broadcast, IT and telecoms technologies.
Through long-term strategic relationships with partners and customers, Nevion delivers content for major sporting and live TV events worldwide. Some of the world’s largest media networks are built on Nevion technologies - including AT&T, Arqiva, BBC, BT, CCTV, EBU, TDF, Telefonica, Telenor and NASA.
Nevion fully manages all network types - from legacy infrastructure upgrades to entirely new digital systems - with intelligence, automation and security built-in, helping customers monetise content, save resources, and open doors to new revenue streams.
Nevion’s world headquarters are in Norway, with regional offices in Los Angeles, UK, Dubai, Beijing and Singapore. For more information please visit www.nevion.com.