data broadcast

data broadcast

The one-way transmission of digital data directly to TVs and PCs. Using cable, satellite and the unused bandwidth in the VHF TV spectrum, data broadcast can deliver news, weather, stock prices, sports scores, music, video and even Web pages. The user's set-top box functions as a tuner to the desired information.
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What began as Varuna Software, a small digital and data broadcast company spawned at the Northwestern Ontario Technology Centre, has evolved into SkyStream Networks Canada, whose Sunnyvale, California parent company is a world leader in IP video delivery.
Those experiences led him to start dabbling in data broadcast and led to networking and partnering opportunities with large companies toward developing the product in the early 1990s.
NASDAQ:HAUP), a leading developer and manufacturer of digital video, TV, and data broadcast receiver products for personal computers, announced today at the 2006 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES(R)), the debut of its wireless MediaMVP.
The joint iDirect-Helius solution will provide customers a comprehensive enterprisewide data broadcast infrastructure ideal for corporate broadcasts, distance learning, digital signage, software updates and desktop Internet access.
Triveni Digital's custom solutions business enables the rapid deployment of solutions for data broadcast applications.
The SkyScraper data broadcasting platform offers a three-component modular architecture ideally suited for supporting multiple data broadcast operations (including interactive TV) - and the emerging new business models that accompany them.
MERCURY offers detailed real time and off-line analysis capabilities and features innovative tools for the support of advanced technologies (such as MHP, data broadcast, ISDB data, etc.
Alticast's business areas include technology licenses, data broadcast server solutions, middleware for digital set-top boxes and authoring tools.
both leading providers of TV data broadcast products and interactive technology solutions, today announced a comprehensive agreement that brings the two interactive television (ITV) companies together, working cooperatively for the first time.
By merging the inherent bandwidth and speed benefits of broadcasting technologies with the interactivity of the Internet, data broadcast provides superior content distribution and interaction in an increasingly IP-centric world.
The XLT-32xxT family of products provides high-throughput terrestrial-to-LAN connectivity, delivering IP multicast and unicast services for commercial data broadcasts.
XR1-5210S provides high-throughput satellite-to-LAN connectivity, as well as IP multicast and unicast services for commercial data broadcasts.