Thomson Broadcast Hosts DVB-T2 Lite Trial
PARIS: Thomson Broadcast has hosted a successful
test of the DVB-T2 Lite standard during the Plug Fest event at the company’s Conflans-Sainte-Honorine
site. The event marked a significant stage in the validation of DVB-T2 Lite, which
extends and improves the DVB-T2 standard’s performance for mobile reception. All
the tests were successfully completed, enabling the full verification of release
1.3.1 of the DVB-T2 standard.
Industry participants at the event included major broadcasters
and manufacturers, with the technology providers using the trial as an opportunity
for testing the interoperability of their products. Thomson Broadcast verified the
DVB-T2 Lite system’s performance and the interoperability of its exciters.
“DVB-T2 Lite is an important refinement of the DVB-T2 standard,
and one that is absolutely crucial for the future of the industry,” said Jerome
David, strategic marketing manager at Thomson Broadcast. “We are very happy that
all of the participants in this Plug Fest have achieved their aims, and that the
development of the standard has progressed so well.”