IBOC


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IBOC

[¦ī¦bē¦ō′sē or ′ī‚bäk]
(communications)
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According to Norm Miller, DRE's president, no one knows what the launch date is for IBOC.
IBOC proponents do not propose subscription fees as part of their model, and conventional broadcasting will keep its current business model, which is commercial revenues driven.
On the other hand, IBOC uses the current broadcast infrastructure -- approximately 14,000 radio stations in the US divided 50/50 between AM and FM.
The recently demonstrated Visteon in-vehicle Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) prototype radio head unit, unveiled at the Berlin IFA World of Consumer Electronics Show, challenges the growth in SDR (Satellite Digital Radio), IBOC (In-Band On Channel) and DAB (Digital Audio Broadcast), by providing a low cost near equivalent quality service with many features of the later formats.
Blake, President and Chief Executive Officer of First Banks, said, "We are pleased to welcome the customers of IBOC to First Banks, and, together with IBOC's employees, we are committed to continuing IBOC's dedication to providing the highest level of service to our customers.
McCarthy added, "First Banks will offer the customers of IBOC an extensive line of consumer and commercial loan and deposit product lines in addition to other financial services, including telephone and internet banking, debit cards, mortgage banking, small business lending, brokerage services, and trust, private banking and institutional money management services.
Together we believe the employees of IBOC and First Banks can continue the high standards of services that IBOC has set through a combined banking network of 38 banking offices in Southern California.
First Banks is committed to providing the customers of IBOC with an extensive line of consumer and commercial products in addition to other financial services that include an extended ATM and branch banking network, telephone and internet banking, mortgage banking, brokerage services and private banking and institutional money management services.