3GPP status on LTE-based 5G Terrestrial Broadcast

The enhancement of the existing LTE technology to deliver linear TV and radio services to an infinite number of receivers was identified as one of the points to address in 3GPP after the definition of FeMBMS in the latest version of Release 14. As part of the Release 16 framework, 3GPP has started the normative [...]

By | 2019-05-22T14:27:24+00:00 May 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast paper on 5G NR-based Terrestrial Broadcast delivery: A step beyond FeMBMS

5G-Xcast is proud to announce the acceptance and forthcoming release of the latest project contribution to the development of a holistic media delivery system for 5G. The journal paper entitled '5G New Radio for Terrestrial Broadcast: A Forward-Looking Approach for NR-MBMS' tackles one particular aspect of media delivery: linear TV and radio services, i.e. Terrestrial [...]

By | 2019-05-17T14:31:51+00:00 May 17th, 2019|News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast participation at #5GMediaRoad2019

5G-Xcast project was present at the #5GMEDIAROAD2019, a two days event on 5G media production and distribution organised by the 5G-PPP MediaRoad project and hosted by IRT. The event held during 8th and 9th May counted with the collaboration of multiple projects and initiatives like 5G Media and served as the scenario for the launch [...]

By | 2019-05-14T09:31:19+00:00 May 14th, 2019|News, Presentation, Workshop|0 Comments

5G-Xcast lecture at the University of Cagliari

Professor David Gomez-Barquero, Project Manager of 5G-Xcast, gave a lecture on Broadcast and Multicast Communications Enablers for 5G at the University of Cagliari (Italy). The lecture was organized by the Italian Chapter of the IEEE Broadcast Technology Society (BTS) as part of the IEEE BTS Distinguished Lecturer program. In his lecture, Prof. Gomez-Barquero presented an [...]

By | 2019-05-07T15:51:34+00:00 May 7th, 2019|News, Presentation|0 Comments