The ATSC and NAB will feature technologies on the DTV horizon at the “DTV Hot Spot: A Digital Paradise” at NAB2005, April 16 - 21 in Las Vegas, NV.
The DTV Hot Spot will showcase a variety of technologies – including Advanced Common Application Platform (ACAP); Enhanced-VSB (E-VSB); Programming Metadata Communication Protocol (PMCP); Software Data Download Service (SDDS); Equalization Digital On Channel Repeater (EDOCR); and Program and System Information Protocol for Terrestrial Broadcast and Cable (PSIP) - the ATSC standard recently mandated by the FCC. Companies demonstrating these technologies include: Harris, Thales, Harmonic, Tri- Vision, ETRI, Zenith/LG, APTS, Aircode and Broadcast Data.
The DTV Hot Spot will be located in the Las Vegas Convention Center’s South Hall upper lobby. It will be open Monday through Wednesday, April 18 – 20, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Thursday, April 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.