DVB Native IP

Native IP Broadcasting (DVB-NIP)


The present document specifies an end-to-end Native IP broadcast system for DVB broadcast bearers. It relies as much as possible on existing DVB specifications and complements those where necessary. The Native IP broadcast system is built upon DVB-I for service discovery and program metadata, DVB-AVC and DVB-DASH for source coding and stream formatting and DVB-MABR, DVB-GSE and the physical layer specifications DVB-S2X, DVB-S2 and DVB-T2 for transport. DVB Native IP facilitates the integration of OTT and Broadcast technologies into an efficient and contemporary IP media distribution solution.

The Native IP specification addresses both consumer and professional applications.


The present document describes a Native IP end-to-end broadcast system based on existing DVB standards.

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