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Standards pave the way for Targeted Advertising growth on broadcast TV

The number of registrations for today’s webinar on Targeted Advertising surpassed any previous DVB webinar, showing clearly that this is a topic of great interest for the industry. It was the second of a two-part series, presented in collaboration with the HbbTV Association, aiming to explain how Targeted Advertising (TA)… Read More

An oral history of the birth of DVB SimulCrypt

In January 2021, we learned that DVB’s work on common encryption was to be recognized with a Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award. To mark this honour, we invited some of those who were involved in the commercial and technical work that led to SimulCrypt to share their memories of… Read More

Targeted Advertising: from specification to implementation

Stefano Braghieri (Mediaset) Mediaset, the major Italian commercial broadcaster, has been involved as a DVB Member for many years, taking advantage of the opportunity to contribute to the definition and standardization of new technologies. Since the days of MHP, we have understood that a deep involvement in DVB and other… Read More

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Upcoming Events

Webinar: When USB meets pay-TV – an update on CI Plus


Thursday 20 May, 15:00–16:00 CEST The DVB Common Interface (CI) specifications are a key enabler for pay-TV services around the world. DVB-CI allows a removable Conditional Access Module (CAM), given the appropriate rights, to unscramble protected content and route it back to the host over the same interface. Extensions to… Read More

Webinar: Embracing Native IP media distribution as a new generation broadcast solution


Thursday 27 May, 15:00–16:00 CEST Can the best of broadcast and OTT streaming converge to create a future-proof, new generation broadcast solution? By embracing a native IP media distribution format, the broadcast industry benefits from adaptive bitrate technology capabilities as well as content personalization, for example through regionalization or targeted… Read More

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