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05 Apr 2018
BISS2 Basic Interoperable Scrambling System - v3.0 

This document describes the revised version, BISS2, of the Basic Interoperable Scrambling System.

29 Mar 2018
ADM Renderer for use in NGA Broadcasting 

This document describes the EBU ADM Renderer (EAR) - an audio renderer providing a complete interpretation of the Audio Definition Model (ADM).

07 Mar 2018
Using PTP for Time & Frequency in Broadcast Applications – Part 1: Introduction 

This first part of a series of articles covers the basics of the IEEE1588 Precision Time Protocol (PTP) and the transport and use of phase and frequency for the purpose of timing over a converged IP network in broadcast production environments.

01 Mar 2018
Dive into AI and machine learning 

The March 2018 issue of EBU tech-i magazine comes at the topics of AI and machine learning from several angles. Patrick Arnecke (SRF) surveys some of the many tools and services already on the market, while Conor Ryan (RTÉ) explains how data journalism helps to uncover groundbreaking news stories.

01 Mar 2018
Review of Mobile Broadband Bands Suitable for Broadcasters' use Restricted

Broadcasters are showing increased interest in the use of mobile broadband technologies, particularly for programme distribution, including distribution of linear broadcast services.

01 Mar 2018
No Billag: A Swiss Vote on PSM Funding Members Only
The reasons of the Swiss popular vote on abolishing the licence fee and any other form of public funding and the consequences of the vote.
27 Feb 2018
Augmented Reality - A first guide for broadcasters Restricted

In 2017, Augmented Reality gained momentum due to the release of Software Development Kits and Computer Graphics productions from big players, such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and Snapchat. This guide provides an introduction to the latest AR developments.

27 Feb 2018
Trust in Media 2018 Login Only
This annually updated report builds on the results of the Eurobarometer survey to provide a comprehensive source of information on trust in media across Europe.
23 Feb 2018
5G and PSM - Opportunities in distribution of AV content & services Restricted

This document aims at describing opportunities in the distribution of audiovisual content and services over 5G networks. 

19 Feb 2018
How are EBU Members exploring esports? Members Only
This report provides a general introduction to the world of eSports, together with a snapshot of ongoing projects within the EBU ecosystem.
14 Feb 2018
Digital Radio 2018 Login Only
A yearly progress report of the roll-out of digital terrestrial radio in European markets, including country-by-country analysis and a look at future trends
08 Feb 2018
PSM's Competitive Environment Members Only
This report analyses and provides insights into the activities and business models of the biggest commercial media groups operating in Europe. By comparing their financial results, degree of internationalisation and investment in audiovisual content, the report gives a wider perspective of where European PSM stand among these larger, highly diversified international players.
23 Jan 2018
Modelling Core Business Objects and Processes in Digital Media Enterprises 

This report presents a value chain model of business objects and the cycle of business processes in digital media enterprises. The scope of the model is end to end, representing all value adding activities by media enterprises and their consumers.

23 Jan 2018
Joint statement to EU institutions on interoperability of radio sets 
The EBU, EDRA and WorldDAB ask the EU Insititutions to introduce specific provisions to promote the interoperability of radio reception devices in the final text of the EU Electornic Communications Code.
21 Dec 2017
An EBU Initial Guide to High Dynamic Range Restricted

High Dynamic Range (HDR) can make major difference to image quality. This EBU guide is meant to help EBU Members find their way in the concepts and standards that form the basis of the current HDR technology.

19 Dec 2017
PSM Remit Principles for the Digital Media Age 
The Legal Focus on the PSM Remit identifies non-binding guidance principles to help PSM organizations deal with the critical question of their role in the digital media age.
18 Dec 2017
Public Funding Principles for PSM 
The EBU has published Public Funding Principles for Public Service Media (PSM). Coming at a critical time when PSM funding is under pressure in many different countries, these principles serve as a non-binding...
14 Dec 2017
Advertising Trends Members Only
An in-depth analysis of developments and trends in the advertising market and how they impact media industry funding in general and PSM funding in particular.
07 Dec 2017
Contestable Funding for Public Service Content Members Only
An analysis of the evolution of the contestable funding mechanisms for delivery of public service media content in New Zealand, Ireland and the United Kingdom.
06 Dec 2017
Funding of Public Service Media 2017 Members Only
This study offers an accurate and comprehensive picture of the financial situation of our Members, providing valuable data and arguments for their advocacy activities. In addition, thanks to the in-depth analysis carried out, the report highlights the impact of current economic challenges and changes to funding mechanisms in different markets.