Korean Broadcasting Commission to showcase Digital Multimedia Broadcasting in BES EXPO, BES,


MUMBAI: The Korean Broadcasting Commission (KBC) will present Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (DMB) technology at the Broadcast Engineering Society (BES) EXPO 2006, to be held in New Delhi from 9 February to 11 February.

KBC will be presenting both terrestrial DMB and satellite DMB technologies, which are already in commercial service in Korea.

KBC is sponsoring the BES EXPO 2006 in cooperation with the Broadcasting Engineering Society (BES) of India. KBC is also leading a delegation of Korean broadcasters to India to participate in the exhibition. Chairman Noh Sung Dai of KBC will head the delegation to lay the foundation for further cooperation between Korea and India, states an official release.

For terrestrial DMB, KBC has received authorization from WPC to use VHF frequency for the demonstration. KBC is using two channels for this presentation. One will consist of a live retransmission, while the other channel will be used to broadcast on-site camera shots of BES EXPO 2006 in real-time.

For satellite DMB, TU Media will be broadcasting recorded content at the BES EXPO 2006. It will also present audio channels with CD quality music with the satellite DMB technology.

KBC contributes a DMB session to the BES conference entitled 'Broadcast Trends: Reaching the Unreached'. Three renowned speakers from Korea will talk about the various aspects of DMB to enlighten participants about its benefits and future prospects. The conference will be held on 10 February 10, at 2 pm.

KBC and World DAB will co-host the DMB-DAB Showcase to provide firsthand experience of these services on various mobile devices. The showcase will be held for two days: 10 & 11 February at 3:30 pm.

Latest Reads

Warburg Pincus to buy 20% in Airtel’s DTH arm

Global private equity firm Warburg Pincus will acquire up to 20 per cent equity stake in Bharti Telemedia Limited (Bharati Telemedia), the DTH arm of Airtel, for around $350 million. Of this, 15 per cent stake will be sold by Bharti Airtel and the remaining by another Bharti entity, which holds 5...

DTH DTH Operator
Dish TV reports improved operating profits for second quarter

BENGALURU: Hit by a double whammy–that of demonetisation and the implementation of the new goods and services tax (GST)–Indian media and entertainment (M&E) companies have been struggling to attain and/or maintain black in their financials.

DTH DTH Operator
Videocon d2h reports another profitable quarter

BENGALURU: Saurabh-Dhoot led Indian DTH player Videocon d2h reported profit after tax (PAT) of Rs 168 million for the quarter ended 30 September 2017 (Q2 FY 2017-18). The company had reported PAT of Rs 12 million for the immediate trailing quarter (Q1 FY 2017-18) and PAT of Rs 148 million for the...

DTH DTH Operator
Tata Sky adds beauty-based interactive channel

MUMBAI: Tata Sky has expanded its interactive channel list by adding Tata Sky Beauty, in partnership with FTheCouch (FTC) Beauty Studio, which is promoted by actor Suniel Shetty. It will feature your favourite actors sharing tips and tricks on makeup, skincare and the latest fashion trends in an...

DTH DTH Services
Sun Direct partners Harmonic to add 80 HD channels

MUMBAI: DTH operator Sun Direct (Sun) has taken up a new HEVC media processing solution from video delivery services, Harmonic, which will enable it to entertain its viewers with 80 extra HD channels.

DTH DTH Operator
DishTV introduces Dance Active Service

DishTV, Asia’s largest DTH player, has set the stage for millions of aspiring dancers of the country to pursue their passion by launching the new ‘Dance Active’ service on their platform. With this introduction DishTV will enable its strong subscriber base of 15.7 million (Net) to actively follow...

DTH DTH Operator
Veecon Media acquires Reliance Big TV

Delhi-based Veecon Media and Television Ltd (Veecon Media) has bought out Reliance Communications Ltd’s (RCom’s) entire stake in its subsidiary Reliance Big TV Ltd (RBTV). According to a release on the BSE website, RCom has entered into a binding memorandum of understanding with Veecon Media to...

DTH DTH Operator
Airtel Digital TV revenues, op profits rise in Q2 FY 2018

BENGALURU: Airtel Digital TV services (Airtel DTH), the DTH segment of Indian telecom major Bharti Airtel Limited (Airtel), saw revenue grow 10 percent for the quarter ended 30 September 2017 (Q2-18, current quarter) as compared to the corresponding year ago quarter (Q2-17, year ago quarter). The...

DTH DTH Operator
Tata Sky offers Reliance DTH consumers migration deal, Dish TV too in play

Tata Sky reportedly is offering consumers of Reliance Digital TV a limited time offer till middle of November 2017 to migrate to its platform at no extra cost. Reason: Reliance is not renewing its DTH licence that expires in November 2017.

DTH DTH Operator

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories