SMATV


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SMATV

abbreviation for
(Broadcasting) (originally) small master antenna television; now more commonly, satellite master antenna television: a system for relaying broadcast television signals, embodying a master receiving antenna with distribution by cable to a small group of dwellings, such as a block of flats
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These services include DBS, local off-air TV, Cable or SMATV, Security, Data, and high-bandwidth Internet services.
These opportunities can be traced to the fact that SMATV (and, therefore, transmission to apartment blocks rather than individual homes) is particularly popular in Italy, the nature of programming control has not been conducive to DBS and, finally, signals from the Astra satellite constellation - Europe's main broadcast satellite system - are relatively weak in much of the country.
Abolish all price regulation of video services, whether supplied by cable, telephone, direct broadcast satellite, SMATV, VCR, disk, or other technology.
Unauthorized reception by any other person (such as SMATV operators, landlords and hotels) of any satellite-delivered cable programming, whether scrambled or unscrambled, is prohibited.
Tenders are invited for Providing SMATV System 1st Recall In Connection With Construction of Staff Training Institute Building for Punjab and Sindh Bank at Sec 3 Rohini.
MTV IndiaisavailablefromAugust 2012, across the region on Pehla branded packs or SMATV, with the aim to launch on other platforms in the near future.
then the nation's most aggressive cable competitor with about 50,000 subscribers in thirteen franchise areas and 100 SMATV systems(62) throughout Florida.
Satellite Master Antenna Television Service (SMATV) - A SMATV system consists of a receive only satellite earth station that provides premium programming signals transmitted to the receive station via satellite and a master antenna for the receipt of over-the-air television broadcast signals.
The most spectacular rise (725 percent) was the sale of SMATV dishes, followed by business dishes (175 percent), and SES terminals and consumer TVROs (40 percent each).
TVB Pay Vision utilises the NSS-11 satellite to target the Hong Kong pay-TV market via two options: delivery to SMATV headends in high density estates, for further delivery to individual units using coaxial cable; and Direct-to-Home delivery into standalone dishes.