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Rohde & Schwarz empowers ITV refresh with Pixel Power

Pixel Power, a Rohde & Schwarz company, the player in advanced playout and automated channel branding, has worked with ITV Creative to successfully deliver its new identity. ITV is the largest commercial broadcaster in the UK with six linear channels and the UK’s freshest new streaming service, ITVX. ITV is a long-term user of Pixel […]

November 15, 2022

Rohde & Schwarz all-new transmitter platform

Suggesting that its future-ready architecture prepares broadcast network operators for coming challenges and opportunities, broadcast media technologist Rohde & Schwarz has introduced the R&STH1, the first in what it describes as a new generation of transmitters. The design throughout the transmitter supports the broadcast network operator in delivering traditional and new services in the streaming […]

September 10, 2022Nick Snow @ IBC

Rohde & Schwarz to promote tech in Americas following NAB withdrawal

Rohde & Schwarz, a global player in broadcast media technologies, has withdrawn its booth participation from NAB Show 2021. This decision has been taken in light of the ongoing travel embargo to the US for many of its global customers and technology staff, along with the risks presented by the continued rise in Covid cases. […]

September 13, 2021

Rohde & Schwarz appoints Fries

Rohde & Schwarz, a global player in TV & radio distribution and media technologies, has announced the appointment of Jörg Fries as Vice President Broadcast, Amplifier & Media Solutions. Fries has a career within Rohde & Schwarz spanning 25 years during which time he has successfully led technology innovation in several high-tech markets, most recently […]

March 10, 2021

RTVE heads UHD Spain

Spanish public broadcaster, RTVE, will lead the recently created UHD Spain Association following RTVE’s Technology director, Pere Vila, being appointed as the president of the organisation. The UHD Association in Spain has been created with the aim of boosting 4K, 8K, HDR and new broadcasting technologies putting Spain at the same level as Germany, France, Italy […]

January 27, 2021From David Del Valle in Madrid

Egyptian National Media Authority selects R&S transmitters for DVB-T2 network expansion

Rohde & Schwarz, a global leader in TV & radio terrestrial transmission has announced a strategic contract win with the Egyptian National Media Authority (ENMA). In what represents the second phase of a major DVB-T2 network expansion in one of Africa’s largest and most populous countries, Rohde & Schwarz will equip multiple transmission sites with […]

January 26, 2021

UHD Spain Association launches

The first UHD Association in Spain will launch next week with the aim of boosting 4K, 8K, HDR and new broadcasting technologies putting Spain at the same level as Germany, France, Italy and the UK with similar organisations. Backed by International organisations including the UHD Alliance, UHD Forum and 8K Association, the Spanish Association will […]

January 13, 2021From David Del Valle in Madrid

5G stadium project gets government funding

The DTG (Digital TV Group) the centre of UK digital TV, in partnership with Digital Catapult, Global Wireless Solutions, O2, Rohde & Schwarz, have successfully secured Government funding to develop a 5G mobile based platform to broadcast events in stadiums and other venues. DTG and partners plan to provide enhanced interactive viewing experiences direct to […]

January 13, 2021By Colin Mann

Rohde & Schwarz Tx9 and Tx9evo transmitters for 5G broadcast / multicast

In a strategically important announcement that could see the widespread international adoption of 5G Broadcast / Multicast, Rohde & Schwarz, a global leader in TV & radio terrestrial transmission, has announced two 5G Broadcast-enabled transmitters – the field-proven R&S Tx9 & Tx9evo transmitter series. In addition, for existing Rohde & Schwarz transmitter users, the migration […]

December 9, 2020

Rohde & Schwarz introduces enhanced 5G BSCC

Rohde & Schwarz, a global pioneer in 5G Broadcast / Multicast has introduced a new, extended and enhanced version of its Broadcast Server & Control Center (BSCC). The R&S BSCC2.0 builds on the success of its predecessor, which is providing the beating heart of proof of concept 5G Broadcast / Multicast trials in regional markets […]

December 2, 2020