Deploying DVB-I services

Monday 9 March, 09:00–12:00

You will have an opportunity to sign up for this optional pre-conference masterclass when registering for DVB World 2020. The masterclass is only open to those attending the conference.

25 February 2020: this masterclass is now SOLD OUT.

Introduction: Why DVB-I? (~10 mins)

Paul Higgs (Huawei), Chair of DVB TM-I Group

  • Industry trends and commercial requirements that led to the DVB-I specifications

  • Using DVB-I to be an "internet broadcaster"

Encoding and Packaging (~40 mins)

Rufael Mekuria & Dirk Griffioen (Unified Streaming)

  • Introduction to  ISO BMFF and DASHs

  • Low latency updates and expectations with regard to headends for media and metadata

  • Setting up a service with either a cloud or on-premise headend

Service Lists and Programme Metadata (~40 mins)

Nicholas Frame (TP Vision)

  • Aggregation of services into service lists – trust in services and service lists

  • Announcement of service lists

  • Service list aspects and data model – what can be done (regionalized LCNs, availability window based service switches)

  • Content metadata endpoints and how to use them to create a TV guide experience

DVB-I Clients (~40 mins)

Juha Joki & Juho Mäyränpää (Sofia Digital)

  • Application models: HbbTV vs Native vs Webform; TVs vs mobile devices

  • Media/service instance management (latency, switching, etc)

  • Approaches & design used in the DVB-I Reference Client

  • Application business  and ensuring a seamless experience between broadcast and broadband delivered services