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multicast

(ˈmʌltɪˌkɑːst)
n
(Computer Science) a broadcast from one source simultaneously to several receivers on a network
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The CP6940, which has been specifically optimized for multicast applications, is designed for long-term programs and use in harsh environments and in an extended temperature range from -40-degreeC to +85-degreeC.
(NYSE: TGNA) has closed the acquisition of 24/7 multicast networks Justice Network and Quest from Georgia, US-based Cooper Media for approximately USD 77m, the company said.
Opry Entertainment, a subsidiary of Ryman Hospitality (RHP), and Gray Television (GTN) announced that they have entered into a joint venture to create and distribute a linear multicast and over-the-top, or OTT, channel dedicated to the country lifestyle.
In multicast systems, intermediate nodes can receive packets over input links, besides they can be duplicated and forwarded to multiple output links.
Now, Court TV is set to make its reappearance — this time as a digital multicast channel just in time to benefit from the voluntary rollout of the ATSC 3.0 next-gen broadcast television standard.
Con la evolucion constante de las tecnologias de comunicacion se ha alcanzado un progreso notable permitiendo el envio de datos desde una fuente a multiples destinos simultaneamente, conocido como comunicacion multicast. La utilizacion y aprovechamiento de estas comunicaciones siguen teniendo auge en la actualidad y continuan siendo un tema de interes para la investigacion.
During the demo, SENTECH will rely on Broadpeak's nanoCDN multicast ABR solution and third-party technologies from Teamcast and Noovo to cost-efficiently deliver high-quality video to all screens.
Qumu, the leading provider of best-in-class video technology for the enterprise, announced the release of an HTML5 Multicast Extension for its enterprise solution.
To face the rapid growth of demand on multicast services such as Internet video streaming, video conferencing, news broadcast, and weather forecasts, Evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (EMBMS) as part of the 3GPP LTE standards was proposed to deal with multicast services [2].
Rethink Technology Research a research and analyst company focusing on loT, video and wireless, say that operators must get ready for Multicast ABR, which today is in its infancy with services only just beginning--or risk losing out on a new revenue stream.
The initial six software apps are IP gateways between SDI and SMPTE 2022 or 2110 for transport of uncompressed video over 10GbE IP networks, and IP-to-IP translators for making adjustments to IP flows--such as network address translation, multicast to unicast address conversion, protocol conversion between ST 2022 and ST 2110, and the creation of media firewalls.
IPTV is based on a multicast system for transmitting video across the Internet Protocol (IP) infrastructure because not all channels can be sent to the subscriber home gateway as a result of the limited network bandwidth [5, 6].
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