A Videonet webcast considers how broadcasters and platform operators can dominate the market for Immersive Video, starting with ‘4K and beyond’ multiscreen. After all, why let Netflix enjoy a marketing bonanza as the 4K video hero while you wait for UHD broadcast standards to settle?
The UK mobile operator tested the new video codec for content delivered over 4G+ LTE in rush-hour London and rural southern England. EE says the codec can make a big difference to long-term network operator video strategies.
AT&T wants Ericsson to help it transform from a wireline IPTV provider to a multi-network television provider. TELUS is looking for a cloud-based, next-gen personalized TV platform with web-style agility.
Ericsson completes the set: Dedicated in-house chip-based hardware appliance encoding, software processing using Intel-based appliances, and fully virtualized software video processing for data centres.
The Ultra HD Forum is working to ensure interoperability across the UHD ecosystem, working on Wide Color Gamut, HDR, High Frame Rate and Next Generation Audio. You can find out where the industry is heading in a free IBC MasterClass.