bmco project




GENERAL INFORMATION
 
   
LOCATION
 
Berlin, Germany
 
PARTICIPATING COMPANIES
 
Nokia, Philips, Universal Studios Networks Deutschland, Vodafone Pilotentwicklung
 
CONTACT
 
claus.sattler@bmco-berlin.com
 
DURATION
 
July/August 2004
 
AIMS & OBJECTIVES
 
First time test of all parts of the value chain over a public broadcast network.
Market research.
 
USERS
 
20 friendly users, all employees of one of the participating companies.
 
SERVICE CONTENT
 
4 TV services (13th STEET, Eurosport, N24, RTL-shop)
1 interactive TV service (VIVAplus Get The Clip)
1 download application (city and lifestyle guide)
 
TARIFFS / PRICING LEVELS
 
No pricing
 
   
TECHNICAL INFORMATION
 
   
TRANSMITTERS
 
2 transmitters, 10kW and 5kW, Berlin area
 
BROADCAST BAND AND FREQUENCY
 
Channel 59, 778MHz
 
DVB-H PARAMETERS
 
8k mode, 16QAM modulation, 1/8, 2/3, no MPE-FEC, Time-slicing
 
AMOUNT OF BANDWIDTH USED FOR DVB-H
 
Up to 4.7Mbit/s in a public DVB-T multiplex
 
VIDEO FORMAT
 
H.263 (Realplayer) H.264 (HHI)
 
INTERACTIVITY PLATFORM
 
SMS and telephone calls
 
CONDITIONAL ACCESS / DRM TYPE AND PROVIDER
 
None
 
HEADEND EQUIPMENT
 
UDcast IPE
 
RECEIVER / TERMINAL EQUIPMENT
 
Nokia 7700, Philips HotMAN2
 
   
Information correct as of 26/09/2005
 

 

 

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