Webinars

DVB Webinars are designed to inform the wider community about significant new or revised DVB specifications.

Browse through our past webinars below to access the video and slide decks for each.

Webinar: HDR Dynamic Mapping

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(Video will follow shortly.) During 2019, DVB revised its specification for the use of video and audio coding in broadcast and broadband applications (TS 101 154) to include optional solutions for HDR dynamic mapping. The solutions allow a receiver, such as a TV set, to adapt a High Dynamic… Read More

DVB-I service discovery and programme metadata (December 2019)

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This webinar provides an overview of the new specification for Service Discovery and Programme Metadata for DVB-I Services. The DVB-I specification was recently approved by the DVB Steering Board and is available as DVB BlueBook A177. DVB-I aims to ensure that linear television delivered over the internet is as user-friendly and… Read More

Next Generation Audio in DVB (March 2019)

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The Audio Video Coding (AVC) experts of DVB have been working to introduce Next Generation Audio (NGA) to the DVB specifications over a number of years. This webinar marked the publication of the latest version of TS 101 154, DVB’s guidelines for the use of video and audio coding in… Read More

DVB-DASH (June 2018)

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DVB-DASH, for the delivery of TV content via HTTP adaptive streaming, provides a profile of features defined in the MPEG DASH specification. The latest revision of DVB-DASH, published by ETSI in March 2018, adds features related to UHD. Agenda The webinar has three sections: General introduction to DVB-DASH (… Read More

DVB-SIS (July 2018)

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DVB-SIS (Single Illumination System) enables the combination of DVB-T/T2 contribution and DVB-S/S2/S2X distribution in a single satellite beam.  Agenda What is SIS and why has this specification been created?Concept behind DVB-SISElements of DVB-SISPractical example applications Presenters  Frank Herrmann, Project Leader, Panasonic LabsJean-Pierre Mosset, Software Architect, Harmonic Inc. Read More

Subtitling Systems (January 2018)

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The DVB specification for TTML-based subtitling systems, approved in July 2017, has now been complemented by a revision of the existing specification for bitmap subtitles, creating a comprehensive suite of subtitling specifications from DVB. This webinar provides an overview of both specifications. Agenda IntroductionBitmap subtitle specification (EN 300 743)… Read More

Smart TV Security (May 2017)

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In response to the risk of smart televisions being manipulated via the broadband interface – via so-called man-in-the-middle attacks – TS 102 809 enables broadcasters to add authentication information to the signalling of their interactive services.  The television receiver learns the legitimate transmission on each channel and will then identify and… Read More

UHD in TS 101 154 (January 2017)

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DVB updated its audio-visual coding specification, TS 101 154, adding support for High Dynamic Range (HDR), High Frame Rates (HFR) and Next Generation Audio (NGA). … Read More