DTT licence conditions published by ComReg
ComReg the Irish Commission for Communications regulation has issued a framework document for DTT services in Ireland.
DTT multiplex licences will run for 12 years and be subject to a fixed licence fee.
The first multiplex licence has been issued to RTE, the public service broadcaster and the Broadcasting commission of Ireland BCI.
Either MPEG-2 or MPEG-4, H.264 AVC can be used for compression and DVB-SSU can be used for over-the-air software updates.
ComReg is expected to open a consultation on mobile television licence conditions in the first half of 2008.
Source: ComReg website
Item added: 14th November 2007