Next-generation ATSC 3.0 solution to be featured at premier broadcast industry event
LAS VEGAS – April 9, 2018 – PRLog — BitRouter, a leading provider of software for terrestrial, IP, cable, satellite and mobile receivers, today announced the launch of its ATSC3pro Alpha Test Program at the NAB Show taking place April 9-12 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. BitRouter will be showcasing its ATSC 3.0 product innovations on the show floor in booth #SU14510.
BitRouter’s ATSC3pro is a PC/Linux-based ATSC 3.0 single-stream professional receiver. It can be used to view ATSC 3.0 broadcasts, collect signal quality data and test ATSC 3.0 applications. ATSC3pro includes a software development kit (SDK) that allows it to be used as an application development and testing platform. The ATSC3pro Alpha Test Program is currently available to developers of ATSC 3.0 applications, with the company targeting May 2018 for early-feature ATSC3pro deliveries.
“BitRouter is pleased to bring the next generation of development tools to the ATSC 3.0 community,” said Gopal Miglani, president of BitRouter. “Enabling this robust content reception and validation system will provide consumers with an expanded set of options for enjoying 4K and HDR content, and will enhance the TV experience.”
DTV Innovations, an established developer of hardware and software solutions for the broadcast market, is one of the first companies to collaborate with the BitRouter ATSC3pro Alpha Test Program. DTV Innovations provides high-quality, cost-effective products for ATSC, ATSC-M/H, Cable, DVB, DVB-T and ISDB-Tb technologies and is at the forefront of digital broadcast innovations. Based on market-leading PSIP PRO for ATSC 1.0, DTV Innovations introduces their new ATSC 3.0 fully integrated solution. The company will use BitRouter’s ATSC3pro to validate and test the interoperability of their new products to meet the ATSC 3.0 standard.
“The ATSC3pro provides easy integration with the DTV Innovations hardware suite,” said Benitius Handjojo, chief executive officer of DTV Innovations. “We look forward to the opportunities the new ATSC 3.0 technology will provide our customers.”
At NAB Show, over 40 companies developing ATSC 3.0 solutions will be demonstrating their next-generation solutions and will be featured on the ATSC Next-Generation TV Map, found here.
BitRouter provides comprehensive products and engineering services for digital TV systems. BitRouter takes pride in exceeding its customers’ expectations by providing robust, elegant and complete software and hardware engineering solutions. For more information on BitRouter, please visit www.bitrouter.com