The Institute fuer Rundfunktechnik has been comitted to preserving broadcasting in Germany and abroad. This commitment also extends to new markets and modern requirements now and in the future. IRT's extensive experience enables it to provide its associates and clients with reliable and knowledgeable service every step of the way, from the development of new broadcasting/media technologies to their implementation.
Its associates are the following public broadcasters: ARD, ZDF, DLR, ORF and SRG/SSR. In addition, the institute collaborates not only with numerous clients in the broadcasting,…
Testronic Labs is the leading global provider of quality assurance and compliance services for Digital TV and related industries. As a fully independent testing provider, we offer services for System integrators and Digital TV network operators that are specifically crafted to cater to their specific needs.
Testronic has amassed a wide range of in-depth functional interoperability, design, and ergonomic test cases for DTV, DLNA, CI+, and HDMI, to name just a few. Our quality assurance services have supported numerous STB hardware, embedded software, middleware, and application releases all…
Nagra, a Kudelski Group company, provides security and multi-screen user experience solutions for the monetization of digital media. The company offers content providers and DTV operators worldwide with secure, open, integrated platforms and applications over broadcast, broadband and mobile platforms, enabling compelling and personalized viewing experiences.
Its services and content protection technologies are used by 120 pay TV operators, securing content delivered to over 144 million active smart cards and devices. Its advanced user experience solutions are integrated in over 160 million…
Rovi Corporation delivers technology solutions that enable consumers to intuitively connect to and discover new entertainment content from many sources and locations. The company provides industry leading interactive media and program guides; a catalog of entertainment metadata; advanced media recognition solutions and standard-based networking technologies. These solutions are deployed by companies working to create a more cohesive entertainment experience for the consumers. Rovi is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, with numerous offices around the world.
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3 Screen Solutions
3 Screen Solutions was founded in 2009 and delivered already over 70 success projects for leading international brands in the central European market. Based on deep experience, 3SS delivers high-quality individual IT solutions for New Media, Video on Demand and IPTV companies. To the economic benefit of the clients, 3SS leverages a flexible network of local specialists in Germany and a highly skilled team of nearshore software development staff based in Romania.
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DTG Testing Limited
DTG Testing is the UK digital TV industry’s test centre, operated by the Digital TV Group: the industry association for digital TV in the UK.
Based in Central London, DTG Testing tests digital TV products applying for the Freeview, Freeview HD, Freeview New Zealand and Freesat logos and produces industry-approved test suites that ensure products meet the performance required to meet the criteria for these trademarks.
DTG Testing is the UK’s only UKAS ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory for standard and high definition digital terrestrial television and digital satellite receiver…
Toshiba is a world leader and innovator in pioneering high technology, a diversified manufacturer and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products spanning information & communications equipment and systems; digital consumer products; electronic devices and components; power systems, including nuclear energy; industrial and social infrastructure systems; and home appliances.
Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 670 companies, with over 191,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing US$60 billion. Visit Toshiba's web site at…
UXP Systems' MINT Platform (Multiscreen Interaction Platform) provides a horizontal application framework that integrates alongside BSS/OSS systems and Network services to enable User Lifecycle Management for operators that brings them beyond the household level, and enables the delivery of Personalized Next Generation Video and Application Services across multiple screens. Visit www.uxpsystems.com or contact Jim MacDonald via phone at +1 416 358 1540,
Espial is a leading supplier of digital TV and IPTV software and solutions to cable MSOs and telecommunications operators as well as consumer electronics manufacturers. Espial's middleware, video-on-demand, and browser products power a diverse range of pay-TV and Internet TV business models. Over 10 million licenses of its patented software are in use across the world. Espial is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada and has offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Visit www.espial.com or contact Kirk Edwardson, Espial Director of Marketing via phone at +1 613 230 4770, firstname.lastname@example.org,…
Zenterio develops an independent software platform, “Zenterio OS”, for interactive TV. Zenterio OS is an independent operating system for TV client devices that can be used on any new and existing hardware. The hardware independency of Zenterio OS enables operators to harmonize its operating system environment and yields benefits such as cost-efficient deployment of new services and applications, lower customer support costs and higher quality of service.
In order to become a global standard, Zenterio partners with global system integrators, set top box suppliers, CA/DRM-providers,…
Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) provides solutions that enable service providers, enterprise and governments worldwide, to deliver voice, data and video communication services to end-users. As a leader in fixed, mobile and converged broadband networking, IP technologies, applications and services, Alcatel-Lucent offers the end-to-end solutions that enable compelling communications services for people at home, at work and on the move. With operations in more than 130 countries, Alcatel-Lucent is a local partner with global reach. The company has the most experienced global…
TNO connects people and knowledge to create innovations that boost the sustainable competitive strength of industry and well-being of society. TNO is an independent research organisation in The Netherlands, whose expertise and research make an important contribution to the competitiveness of companies and organisations, to the economy, and to the quality of society as a whole. TNO's unique position is attributable to its versatility and capacity to integrate its knowledge. TNO employs over 4,100 people in locations around The Netherlands, with additional offices worldwide. Visit www.tno.nl…
DOTSCREEN creates , designs and develops bespoke applications for any screen/device (smartphone, tablet, smartTV, OTT box, game console, set-top box, connected car radios…). In less than two years, we have completed over 100 apps of various genres (VOD, catch’up, live TV, EPG, news, weather, car traffic, kids, educational, music, games, sport, advertising…) for prominent international companies such as Samsung, LG, Al Jazeera, Orange, Euronews, Eurosport, TF1, Lagardère, Mondadori, Deezer, TDF, Netgem, Irdeto, Softathome...
In partnership with international…
Established back in 1992, at the present time JSC Penki Kontinentai Group owns the leading position of Lithuanian IT market and spreads its IT services over 65 foreign countries, such as Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Georgia, Latvia, Estonia, etc. Penki Kontinentai Group consists of the following companies:
Penkių kontinentų bankinės technolgijos – an international business process outsourcing company, specializing in software and hardware solutions for financial institutions and retail trade companies throughout the world (www.bs2.lt);
Penkių kontinentų komunikacijų centras -…
Telecom Italia Group, founder member
The Telecom Italia Group is Italy's leading ICT enterprise and a major player on the world stage: a significant force in strategic markets ranging from fixed-line and mobile telecommunications to the internet and high growth data services and broadband. At the national level, the company manages more than 25 million fixed line connections and 31.5 million mobile customers, of which 3.9 million are UMTS customers (Sept. 2006 data). Telecom Italia's international presence focuses on broadband, fixed line and mobile telephony. Mobile operations outside Italy are concentrated in Brazil,…
Deutsche Telekom is one of the leading integrated telecommunications companies worldwide with more than 119 million mobile customers, around 37 million fixed network lines and more than 13 million broadband lines. Our three product brands, T-Home, T-Mobile and T-Systems, offer customers the full range of telecommunications and IT products and services from a single source: T-Home provides 'everything for at home' - state-of-the-art fixed-network infrastructures, fast internet access, and innovative multimedia services such as the T-Home Entertain packages with TV, Internet and telephony all…
Connected Home Academy: The Connected Home Academy offers 3 professional certifications and over 35 individual courses to Broadcast, Telco and Connected Home professionals.
(Connected Home Certified Executive, Connected Home Certified Associate, Connected Home Certified Professional and Connected Home Certified Expert).
The Business Leaders series encompasses six short courses that are designed to give leadership a high level introduction to the technologies and insight into how these technologies can be monetized, and the shape of the current market.
The Technical Series offers…
Accenture Global Services Limited
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 259,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. Its home page is
MStar Semiconductor, Inc.
MStar Semiconductor is a global leader in supplying application specific ICs (ASIC) for the consumer and communication product markets. Founded in 2002 on the principle of constant innovation and superior customer service, MStar Semiconductor has successfully built a diverse product portfolio that propels the company to become one of the fastest growing in the industry since its inception. In 2010, the company reached $1B US dollars in total revenue, with worldwide leadership position in the LCD monitor controller, analog and digital TV, cellular and mobile communications and portable…
The Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS
Based in Berlin the Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems (FOKUS) has a distinguished track record of over 20 years work in the research and development of integration and communication solutions for partners from industry, contract research and public administration in the fields of telecommunications and software development. Its own solutions and those developed together with its partners are tried, tested and demonstrated in a broad range of dedicated FOKUS laboratories. Fraunhofer FOKUS sees itself as a forger of…
Anevia provides video solutions and service infrastructure for the delivery of live TV and video on demand (VoD)
services to TV, PC, Internet-connected and mobile devices. With over 1,000 deployments in 100 countries, representing
Verimatrix sets the standard for software-based content security and revenue enhancement technologies in pay-TV networks, with a global customer base of telecommunications providers. The Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS) offers a suite of next-generation technologies that has been independently audited and ranked as the global leader in IPTV content protection. VCAS was designed for two-way and hybrid networks to protect content and enhance revenue streams, while combating digital piracy wherever it occurs within the distribution chain. The company's content…
Digital TV Labs
Digital TV Labs is the largest, independent specialist digital media conformance and testing company, with testing facilities in the UK and Hong Kong and over 300 customers.
We specialise in helping operators and broadcasters to specify and build cost-effective receiver testing solutions, reducing support and call centre costs. Our automated test suites and testing services cover DVB-T/T2/C/S/S2, ISDB-T, CI+, DLNA (ICV), IPTV, OIPF, HbbTV (including for French TNT2.0 and Spanish TDT Hibrida), MPEG-DASH and DRM platforms.
We work with all the main CE manufacturers and…
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., founder member
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2006 parent company sales of US$63.4 billion and net income of US$8.5 billion. Employing approximately 138,000 people in 124 offices in 56 countries, the company consists of five main business units: Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business, Telecommunication Network Business and Digital Appliance Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips,…
BluFocus, a 24/7 quality assurance facility, tests and certifies technologies, content, apps and software that live and stream on/to Blu-ray discs, DVD’s, Set Top Boxes, Mobile Devices, Displays, Gaming Consoles and more in the areas of broadcast, home entertainment, theatrical, digital distribution, etc. Known in the Industry as a thought leader, BluFocus has participated in a variety of consortiums and associations to assist with the development of standards for compliance testing. Content owners and developers have relied on BluFocus for ensuring the overall quality of their products and…
Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable television, high-speed Internet and telephony. Through Rogers Media we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. We are publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:
Sony Corporation, founder member
Sony Corporation is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, game, communications, key device and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, computer entertainment and on-line businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be the leading personal broadband entertainment company in the world. Sony recorded consolidated annual sales of approximately $64 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006. Sony Global Web Site:
DCC Labs is a Poland-based digital media and TV software company, specialising in complex multivendor integration projects, through own optimised middleware solutions services, for Set-Top Boxes and other devices, secured via fully competent technical support.DCC Labs provide end-to-end solutions for Telcos and Broadcasters in the following areas:
- Hybrid Middleware Client solutions - HTML5/Qt software stack for Set-Top Boxes and other customer premises equipment (Tablets)
- Client SDK - Development environment for building UI applications running on top of the DCC Hybrid Middleware…
Digisoft.tv Ltd is a leading provider and innovator of carrier class solutions for the delivery and management of advanced television, video content and services to the global TV, media & entertainment markets.
Founded in 2000, Digisoft has built considerable expertise and experience in the development of interactive TV applications for the television and digital set top box market. Digisoft has deployed its solutions with operators throughout the world including Russia, New Zealand, USA, and Asia Pacific.
Digisoft’s DigiHost Service Delivery Platform enables TV Service Providers and…
ABOX42 offers a complete and sophisticated platform which consists of five major parts: Smart STBs, Smart SDK (Software Development Kit), Smart RCU plus Mobile Toolkit (for Smartphone usecases), Smart SaaS (lifecycle management) and Smart Solutions (features and compatibility modules).
ABOX42 has an extensive expertise and knowledge of managing operator as well as end-user mass-market products. ABOX42 is very experienced in delivering customized STB solutions for IPTV moreover OTT projects and has already deployed over 100 OTT services.
The ABOX42 Smart platform differs from traditional…
The Weather Network/Meteo Media
About The Weather Network and MétéoMédia
The Weather Network and its French counterpart, MétéoMédia, are among the most popular media brands in Canada. They are the undisputed leader of weather information services in Canada across all mediums including cable, satellite, internet, mobile and newspapers. The specialty television networks are among the most widely distributed and frequently consulted television networks in Canada. The websites, theweathernetwork.com and meteomedia.com, are among Canada’s leading web services. All mobile carriers now distribute The Weather Network and…
Broadpeak designs and manufactures video delivery components for Network Service Providers deploying IPTV, Cable and OTT services. Its portfolio of solutions and technologies powers the delivery of movies, television programming and other content over managed networks and the internet for viewing on any type of device. The company’s systems and services help operators increase market share and improve subscriber loyalty with superior quality of experience.
Broadpeak, headquartered in Rennes, France, supports all of its customers worldwide, from simple installations to large delivery…
Dolby Laboratories is the global leader in technologies that are essential elements in the best entertainment experiences. Founded in 1965 and best known for high-quality audio and surround sound, Dolby innovations enrich entertainment at the movies, at home, or on the go. Dolby Laboratories is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, USA, with offices in Burbank, New York, London, Shanghai, Beijing, Sydney, Seoul, and Tokyo. Open IPTV Forum member since March 2009. "DLB" on the New York Stock Exchange.
Orange founder member
Orange, one of the world's leading telecommunications operators, serves more than 153 million customers on five continents (220 countries or territories) as of September 30, 2006 and had consolidated sales of 49 billion euros in IFRS in 2005 (38.4 billion euros for the year-to-date at September 30, 2006). Launched in June 2005, the NExT program (New Experience in Telecommunications) will allow the Group to pursue its transformation as an integrated operator and to make France Telecom the benchmark for new telecommunications services in Europe. On June 2006, Orange thus became the Group's…
DTS, Inc. (NASDAQ: DTSI - News) is a digital technology company dedicated to delivering the ultimate entertainment experience. DTS decoders are in virtually every major brand of 5.1-channel surround processor, and there are hundreds of millions of DTS-licensed consumer electronics products available worldwide. Founded in 1993, DTS' corporate headquarters are located in Agoura Hills, California with its licensing operations headquartered in Limerick, Ireland. DTS also has offices in Northern California, Washington, Canada, China, France, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and the United…
Ericsson, Founder Member
Ericsson is shaping the future of Mobile and Broadband Internet communications through its continuous technology leadership. Providing innovative solutions in more than 140 countries, Ericsson is helping to create the most powerful communication companies in the world.
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Opera Software's vision is to provide the best Internet experience on any device. Opera Software is the only dedicated Web browser development company in the world with 510+ employees in nine countries across Americas, EMEA and APAC regions (Headquarter is in Oslo, Norway).
Delivering solutions with unmatched performances across PCs, mobile phones and other connected devices, Opera Software is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange and its leading customers are: T-Mobile, Vodafone, Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, Samsung, Archos, Amino, Sony and Nintendo + others."
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. ("Huawei") is a leader in providing next generation telecommunications network solutions. The company is committed to providing innovative products, services and solutions to create long-term value and potential growth for its customers.
Huawei's products and solutions cover wireless products (HSDPA/ WCDMA/ EDGE/ GPRS/ GSM, CDMA2000 1x EV-DO/ CDMA2000 1X, TD-SCDMA and WiMAX）, core network products (IMS, Mobile Softswitch and NGN), network products (FTTx, xDSL, Optical, Routers and LAN Switch), application and software (IN, mobile data service and BOSS), as…
PCCW Limited is Hong Kong's premier telecommunications provider and a world-class player in Information and Communications Technologies. As the provider of Hong Kong's first quadruple-play experience, PCCW offers a range of innovative media content and services across four platforms - fixed-line, broadband Internet access, mobile and TV. It operates now TV, which is one of the world's largest commercial deployments of IPTV and Hong Kong's largest pay-TV provider.
In addition to the quadplay, PCCW meets the sophisticated needs of the local and international business community, while supporting…
Quiptel HK Limited founded in 2008 provides an end-to-end media and content software suite enabling IPTV/OTT/VOD/On-Demand and Catch up TV services.
Our solution the Quiptel Media Platform (QMP) is a software stack designed for traditional server hardware, virtualized server environment and for cloud computing platforms. QMP is available as white-label managed service or via traditional software licensing.
Quiptel holds several patents for QMP which achieves near ‘broadcast-like’ video streaming over the open Internet, by making the most of the available bandwidth, maintaining consistent…
British Broadcasting Corporation
The BBC is the largest broadcasting corporation in the world. Its mission is to enrich people's lives with programmes that inform, educate and entertain.
It is a public service broadcaster, established by a Royal Charter and funded by the licence fee that is paid by UK households. The BBC uses the income from the licence fee to provide services including 8 national TV channels plus regional programming, 10 national radio stations, 40 local radio stations and an extensive online presence including:
bbc.co.uk, BBC iPlayer and the BBC channel on YouTube.
The BBC has a commercial arm, BBC…
TP Vision (Philips) - founder member
TP Vision develops, manufactures and markets Philips branded TV sets in greater Europe and selected other regions. We combine Philips’ design expertise and innovative TV heritage with the operational excellence, flexibility and speed of TPV Technology. TP Vision is 70% owned by TPV and 30% by Royal Philips