Grass Valley ATSC Mobile Video System Now Ready For Deployment

Grass Valley™ has completed testing of its end-to-end, fully integrated Thomson ATSC Mobile DTV transmission system and it is now ready for deployment by broadcasters developing commercial mobile TV services for their markets. Thomson's ATSC Mobile DTV Terrestrial Broadcast Technology from Grass Valley is based on the ATSC Mobile DTV Standard A/153 (approved October 15, 2009) and is backward co...

The timeOctober 28th, 2009 Read more


African DVB-T Networks Expanded with Transmitters from Grass Valley and Integration by Star Software Technologies Ltd

Grass Valley™ has been awarded several contracts as a major supplier in the multi-national digital terrestrial television (DTTV) rollout across Guinea, Kenya, and Nigeria by Star Software Technologies Ltd. As a central part of this project, Star has chosen Thomson Elite DVB-T medium- and high-power transmitters from Grass Valley, rated between 900W RMS and 3 kW RMS. The Elite transmitter range,...

The timeSeptember 10th, 2009 Read more


Singapore’s StarHub Signs Multi-year Service Level Agreements with Grass Valley for Transmission and Headend Maintenance

StarHub, one of Singapore's most innovative information and communications providers, has contracted with Grass Valley™ to have its expert engineers service and maintain StarHub's transmission and digital head end equipment as part of two separate, multi-year Service Level Agreements (SLAs). Today, StarHub carries over 150 channels on its network. To facilitate the cost-effective distribution o...

The timeSeptember 10th, 2009 Read more


Tunisia’s Office National de Télédiffusion (ONT) Selects Grass Valley for Digital Terrestrial Television Deployment

Grass Valley™ today announced that leading Tunisian broadcaster Office National de Télédiffusion (ONT) has selected Thomson's digital terrestrial television (DTTV) solutions from Grass Valley for the digitization of its network. The deployment will cover both the distribution and the transmission network with 17 digital transmission sites spread out across the entire Tunisian territory. The set...

The timeSeptember 10th, 2009 Read more


VHF TV Transmitters From Grass Valley Now Ready for DAB

Grass Valley™ is enriching its Thomson branded family of Elite transmission products at IBC 2009 with the introduction of DAB to address the fast-growing development of digital radio in VHF Band III. The DAB exciter shares the same hardware platform as all other transmission standards and offers full compatibility with the new DAB+ and T-DMB modes to address not only the digital radio market, b...

The timeSeptember 10th, 2009 Read more


Egyptian Radio and Television Union Boosts AM Radio Signals With New Thomson DRM Transmitters from Grass Valley

The Egyptian Radio and Television Union (ERTU) has placed an order with Grass Valley™ for two Thomson TMW 2050D 50 kW medium-wave digital transmitters and complementary antenna systems to upgrade its existing AM radio broadcast network and ensure reliable regional coverage. The new Thomson DRM transmitters and antenna systems, which are now being installed in Cairo, Egypt, will be on the air in...

The timeSeptember 10th, 2009 Read more