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IEC selects MAINDATA to deliver DVB-H platform to Thailand.

MAINDATA installed complete DVB-H platform in Thailand.

Bangkok, November 25, 2010

MCOT & IEC signing ceremony

MCOT & IEC signing ceremony

MAINDATA has been selected to supply turn-key DVB-H platform by IEC for trial transmission for MCOT - Thai national TV broadcaster.

MAINDATA supplied its DVB-H IPE, H.264 transcoder for 20 x TV channels, 7 x radio, ESG - electronic service guide, ASI to IP adapters as well as OPTISAT S2/S satellite receivers and OPTIMUX Tx and OPTIMUX Rx adapters.

Demo transmission was held in MCOT building November 25, 2010 during a Signing ceremony between IEC and MCOT. IEC selected transmission of multiplexed DVB-T + DVB-H (non hierarchical) transport stream. Mux comprised of 5 x TV SD channels in DVB-T part and 10 x TV QVGA channels + 5 radio channels in DVB-H part of transport stream. Signal reception was demonstrated for Samsung DVB-H phone, and indirectly via a DVB-H WiFi dongle to variety of WiFi enabled mobile phones incl. iPhone, iPad and Nokia newest models. During a demo transmission 10 TV channels and 5 radio channels were broadcast.

MCOT - national Thai TV broadcaster became Thai transittion to Digital TV.

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DVB-H receivers

DVB-H receivers

Signing ceremony auditorium


Professional discussion

Professional discussion



MCOT building

MCOT complex

Flags in front of MCOT complex

MCOT complex with flags