Wat is SAT>IP?
SAT>IP is a new IP-based architecture for receiving and distributing satellite signals.
Voordelen van SAT>IP technologie
SAT>IP maakt het mogelijk satellietsignaal te distribueren zoals traditionele IPTV, over elk IP netwerk.
SAT>IP maakt het mogelijk de uitzendingen via uw schotelinstallatie niet alleen op IP-geschikte Set-Top-Boxen te ontvangen, maar ook op andere IP-geschikte apparaten: PCs, laptops, tablets, smartphones….
A SAT>IP software application is all that is needed to receive high quality satellite programming.
Usage scenarios for SAT>IP
SAT>IP was designed with several usage scenarios in mind: from consumer in-home distribution to large professional distribution applications.
SAT>IP will allow all of todays satellite usage scenarios to be be ported into the IP world as well as open up many new possibilities for advanced applications.
How does it work
SAT>IP specifies the communication protocol between SAT>IP servers which transform satellite signals to IP and SAT>IP clients which consume satellite content. By having a standardised communication protocol, industry can come up with various implementations for servers and clients.
Who developed SAT>IP
The SAT>IP protocol was developed in a joint effort between the companies SES, BSkyB and Craftwork.
When will SAT>IP become available?
First SAT>IP products are expected to become available in 2012.