High Definition for everyone, original contents in Ultra HD, broadcast of live events in the new standard, innovative satellite solutions to satisfy the changing consumer habits about TV. Making available the experience, achieved in over 30 years of activity, for the debate about the TV of the Future, is how EUTELSAT takes part to HD Forum Italia 2014. A pioneering way, as concrete, marked by the official presentation of the first European satellite channel in Ultra HD and by EUTELSAT commitment to spread over five thousands Tv channels all over the world, demonstrating how its 36 satellites are geared up to deliver the consumer broadcast industry with a most immersive viewing experience.
MX1, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG), is a global leading media services provider. The world’s first media globalizer works with leading media businesses to transform content into the ultimate viewer experience for a global audience. With more entertainment, more innovation and more impact, MX1 offers a full range of content management, delivery and value-added digital media services. Every day, MX1 distributes more than 2,500 TV channels, manages the playout of over 500 channels, delivers syndicated content to more than 120 leading subscription VOD platforms, delivers over 8,000 hours of online video streaming and delivers more than 500 hours of premium sports and live events. The new company has 16 offices worldwide and operates six global state-of-the-art media centres, enabling customers to reach billions of people around the world. To find out more, visit www.mx1.com.
Tivù S.r.l., a joint venture between Rai, Mediaset, Telecom Italia Media, Confindustria Radio TV, and Aeranti Corallo. It has been founded in 2008 with the dual purpose of promoting the digital terrestrial television in Italy and launching TivùSat, the first Italian free satellite digital platform, able to reach all the Italian territory, including those areas not covered by terrestrial tv signal.
Born in 1997 thanks to the initiative of experienced professionals in the NewMedia and TV fields, Archimedia sees the Technological consulting for the delivery of broadcasting services as its core business. Over the years, the Company has been developing vertical skills which have allowed to offer to the leading national Player: Certification and testing activities of both devices and softwares, developing of specific applications and Network system supporting.
LG Electronics is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances. LG comprises five business units — Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Air Conditioning & Energy Solution and Vehicle Components — and is a global top player in flat TVs, audio-visual products and monitors. The company is always pushing the boundaries of technology to create feature-rich devices with stylish designs that meet the needs of global consumers. LG is committed to improving customers lives with innovative home entertainment products led by its award-winning OLED TVs (the one and only available in the market), 4K ULTRA HD TVs (the first 84" Ultra HD TV was signed by LG) and CINEMA 3D Smart TVs featuring the new webOS platform..
MEDIASET is a private Italian company operating in the field of media and communication. The company specialises in the production and distribution of free and pay TV channels, as well as film and multimedia production and distribution, and advertising. With around 6400 employees and equity interests in more than 40 companies it is the second most important private TV group in Europe and the first in Italy.
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NAGRA, a digital TV division of the Kudelski Group provides security and multiscreen user experience solutions for the monetization of digital media. The company provides content providers and DTV operators worldwide with secure, open and integrated platforms and applications over broadcast, broadband and mobile platforms, enabling compelling and personalized viewing experiences.
SmarDTV, another company of the Kudelski Group, is the international leader for modules enabling the reception of pay television.
SmarDTV designs and manufactures highly secure, interchangeable modules and associated enabling technologies, which provide authorized access to scrambled television services on all screens: Televisions, but also Personal Computers (PC), mobile phones and portable devices. SmarDTV CAMs (Conditional Access Modules) are used daily by millions of subscribers around the world.
SmarDTV’s products and technologies cover all aspects of the CAM ecosystem, from the various flavors of the CAMs themselves, to the tools, adapters, chips, and software necessary to help partners such as Consumer Electronic device manufacturers and TV operators to successfully enable end-users to enjoy Pay-TV content on all screens.
IGruppo Industriale VESIT SpA, with a turnover of 100 mln. Euro, is one of the leading company in Italy in the consumer electronic market. Behind VESIT there is VESTEL, a major Turkish leading company, quoted at Istanbul Stock Exchange and a leader worldwide in the production of the Flat TV and household appliances. With more than 15,000 employees and a turnover of more than 4 billion of dollars, VESTEL is in between worldwide leading companies in OEM and ODM production for consumer electronic. Gruppo Industriale VESIT distribute a wide range of Digital TV for every kind of need and market: consumer TV from 19" till 65" with double and triple tuner, interactive, 3D, professional screens (totems, kiosks, hotel TV systems, Video Conferences and so on) VESIT closely collaborates with the group of the Italian TV broadcasters to develop and test the software for digital TV reception following all the specifications of the Italian profile. Moreover, VESIT offers a complete range of household appliances both "free standing" and "built in" for every kind of needs and market, always looking to a constant quality and a continuous research for product development. Always updated with the technology and the CE regulations, Gruppo Industriale VESIT offers products with very good relation between price and quality..
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com
Offering an integrated entertainment experience through its electronics, mobile, music, pictures, game, and networked entertainment business, Sony is uniquely positioned to be one of the world's leading consumer brands. Sony is renowned for its audio-visual products in both the consumer and professional markets, such as the 4K HDR and Full HD LED BRAVIA™ TV, Cyber-shot™ digital camera, Handycam™ camcorder, "α" (pronounced Alpha) digital SLR camera, Sony Tablet, and Walkman™ MP3 player, as well as professional broadcast equipment.
Innovation and competencies grown through the partnership with leading companies are two pillars enabling the FINCONS GROUP, an IT Business Consulting Company, to grow and double its turnover in the latest 5 years. The Group, active in European market for 33 years, has offices in Switzerland (Bern, Lugano, Zurich), UK (London) and Italy (Milan, Verona, Rome, Bari, Catania). FINCONS GROUP, thanks to a dedicated Business Unit, supports the leading companies’ business development in Media sector, taking advantage of the Group innovative IT sourcing model in Smart-shore and its Smart Digital Strategy. Other keys to success are the Group participation in a number of research and innovation projects, co-funded by the European Commission in HbbTV field and multi-screen experience.
Vislink, together with its Italian partner Cotelettron, is exhibiting it’s UltraCoder 4K UHD and UltraDecoder using the latest HEVC techniques providing the ability to encode up to 4 simultaneous HD Video streams or one 4K UHD channel, making it the most advanced end to end solution in it class. Vislink is a leading global technology business specializing in the wireless capture, delivery and management of high quality live video for the Broadcast & Media markets. Over 70% of all outside wireless broadcast video is transmitted using Vislink equipment, across more than 200.000 systems worldwide. From live news, sport and entertainment through to law enforcement and homeland security. Vislink’s expertise gives you the edge. Drawing on over 50 years’ experience with a wealth of blue chip companies, Vislink offers superior packaged solutions that let you “be there” with the best view, close to the action, even in the most challenging conditions.