Category Archives: TVE / multiscreen

Expectations in Latam for DVB-H trial results in Las VegasExpectativa en Latam por la prueba de DVB-H en Las Vegas

<!--:en-->HiWire, who holds 12 MHz licenses in UHF channels in 80% of US top 100 markets, is moving forward to the next stage of its mobile broadcasting test of consumers in Las Vegas in the next few days. This experience has marked the arrival in North America of the European DVB-H model, which will compete with Qualcomm's MediaFLO system that Verizon is already offering in the country's principal cities, and AT&amp;amp;amp;T plans to launch in the immediate future.<!--:--><!--:es-->HiWire, que posee licencias de 12 MHz en canales de UHF en el 80% de los 100 mercados top de los EE.UU., comenzar&aacute; en los pr&oacute;ximos d&iacute;as el segundo paso de su prueba de broadcasting m&oacute;vil con consumidores en Las Vegas. Es el desembarco en Norteam&eacute;rica del modelo europeo DVB-H, para competir con el sistema MediaFLO de Qualcomm, que Verizon ya ofrece comercialmente en las principales ciudades del pa&iacute;s, y AT&amp;T lanzar&aacute; pr&oacute;ximamente.<!--:--[...]

Why Would AT&T Buy DVB-H Spectrum in USA?

<!--:en-->AT&amp;T has paid USD 25 billion for the 12 Mhz-spectrum covering 281US cities, which had been acquired by Aloha Partners for the deployment of mobile TV based DVB-H services. However, AT&amp;T is about to launch Qualcomm's MediaFLO system, which is already offered by Verizon. Such a high price makes analysts wonder whether the spectrum will be used to provide interactive services rather than mobile broadcast. There are still numerous unknowns. AT&amp;T has been looked at as a technological model by a large number of operators in Latin America, so its mobile TV strategy still conceits great attention in this region.<!--:--><!--:es-->AT&amp;T compr&oacute; por US$ 25.000 millones los 12 Mhz de espectro en 281 ciudades de Estados Unidos que Aloha Partners hab&iacute;a adquirido para desplegar servicios DVB-H de Tv m&oacute;vil. Sin embargo, AT&amp;T est&aacute; por lanzar el sistema MediaFlo de Qualcomm, que ya ofrece Verizon. Por el alto precio que pag&oacute;, los analistas creen que usar&aacute; ese espectro para servicios interactivos y no para broadcast m&oacute;vil, pero a&uacute;n hay dudas y en Am&eacute;rica Latina se sigue con atenci&oacute;n el negocio de AT&amp;T, que ha sido el modelo tecnol&oacute;gico para una gran parte de los operadores del continente.<!--:--[...]

Happy Easter!Felices Pascuas!

<!--:en-->Dear readers, Due to the Easter Holidays break, we will be coming back on Monday, March 24. Our warmest greetings and best wishes to all of you! TVTelco Latam's Team<!--:--><!--:es-->Estimados lectores, comunicamos que con motivo del receso por las festividades de Pascuas volveremos a encontrarnos el lunes 24 de marzo. Hasta entonces saludamos a todos y les deseamos lo mejor!!!! El equipo de TVTelco Latam<!--:--[...]