Tag: 3d

Reality Check on MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 -by Region

Reality Check on MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 -by Region

UltraHD TV and HEVC encoding have been getting a lot of attention in recent months as the satellite industry tries to understand how, and how fast, we will get to this exciting new future of carrying big fat channels over satellite transponder capacity. It is indeed a subject worthy of attention, nevertheless it is NSR’s […]

November 18, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Major DTH Shift to Southern Hemisphere

Major DTH Shift to Southern Hemisphere

NSR’s Global Direct-to-Home (DTH) Markets, 6th Edition analyzes a rapidly changing industry that is diverging from one with growth centered around North America and Western Europe to one where growth will come from the developing parts of the world. With India already at 1 million gross DTH additions per month, and countries like Indonesia and Nigeria […]

August 28, 2013 | By | 179 Replies More
3D? UltraHD? It’s all about the content…

3D? UltraHD? It’s all about the content…

Want a recipe for hours of intense debate about the future of TV? Try this one: Using a base of pay-TV execs, add a broadcaster, a pinch of content owners, a dash of vendors (hardware, software, encoders, OVPs, CDNs, whatever’s at hand), and toss in a couple of analysts. Mix well and open the discussion […]

August 7, 2013 | By | 174 Replies More
UltraHD Jumpstart from Japan?

UltraHD Jumpstart from Japan?

The UltraHD industry is in need of market champions to develop the ecosystem as uncertain market take-up and revenue potential has led to hesitation in investments to promote the platform. The market push for UltraHD is expected to be led by three key regions of the globe, notably North America, Western Europe and East Asia, […]

February 12, 2013 | By | 900 Replies More
Pedro Planas, CTO @ Telefonica Media Networks

Pedro Planas, CTO @ Telefonica Media Networks

SP: Television – Media Networks has exclusively embraced the concept of white-label distribution with its TV platform allowing partners to provide services enabled by MN´s wholesale offering and hybrid network infrastructure. What was the rationale behind such decisive Powered-by-Media-Networks approach? Planas: Our “white label” business model is flexible because it adapts to the needs of each operator and is implemented with […]

February 11, 2013 | By | 4,191 Replies More