Digital Alert Systems And Harmonic Pair Up To Ease Emergency Messaging In ATSC 1.0 And ATSC 3.0 Environments

Digital Alert Systems, a global provider of emergency communications solutions for media providers, and Harmonic, have formed a new technology partnership. Under the agreement, the Digital Alert Systems DASDEC Flexible Emergency Messaging Platform and its EAS-Net communications interface integrate with Harmonic’s XOS Advanced Media Processor. This integration makes it possible for video distributors that use […]

ATSC Advances Enhanced TV, Alerts Work

The standards group announces the formation implementation teams for two emerging standards — ATSC 2.0, which will bring non-real-time programming to broadcast TV, and emergency alerts to the mobile DTV. Dave Siegler of Cox Media heads the ATSC 2.0 team; Jay Adrick of Harris, the alerts team.