Arqiva transmits HD at the IBC 2009

There have been some interesting developments at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) in Amsterdam this year.

It has not just been about delegates talking their services up, as there have been some exciting demonstrations too, such as the demo by Arqiva, which has been showing off its DVB T2 test transmissions throughout the convention.

The entire Amsterdam Tower set up has been supplied by Arqiva, including all the equipment needed for the satellite reception of content and the management for the installation.

This demonstration is being called by Arqiva, and its partner in this project Tandberg Television, the start of the roll-out of DVB T2 technology and this demo has shown the industry that the time is now right for this sort of service.