Gerard FARIA in DVB panel

TeamCast’s CTO Gerard Faria is taking part to the DVB-S2X panel discussion at the Satshow conference

Washington D.C., March 17, 2015Gerard Faria, CTO of TeamCast, the world-renowned leader in digital modulation technologies for Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) and Satellite Transmission, will participate to the DVB-S2X expert panel at the Satellite 2015 conference, on Wednesday, March 18, Room 209AB.

DVB-S2X is an extension of the DVB-S2 specification that provides additional technologies and features. DVB-S2X has been published as ETSI EN 302 307 part 2, with DVB-S2 being part 1. DVB-S2X offers improved performance and features for the core applications of DVB-S2, including Direct to Home (DTH), contribution, VSAT and DSNG.

Gerard is member of the DVB steering board and actively contributed to the preparation of the DVB-S2X standard. TeamCast released its DVB-S2X compliance upgrade for its market leading VYPER Modulator as early as June 2014.

“I am very honoured to participate to this discussion panel, with other satellite transmission experts. It will be the opportunity to review the benefits and prospects of both DVB-S2X and DVB-CID – another key advance resulting of the DVB standardization body – and share them with the worldwide satellite community” says Gerard Faria, TeamCast’s Chief Technology Officer.

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Gerard FARIA

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