Wegener Repackages HD Video for IPTV


Wegener -- which provides television-, audio- and data-distribution networks -- introduced a product that allows Internet-protocol-TV operators to integrate satellite and local digital HD signals to their programming lineups.

The DTV 720 Transport Stream Multicaster, which accepts inputs from satellite receivers and local off-air antennae, can generate up to 16 IP streams.

"The DTV 720 offers an efficient, cost-effective method for IPTV headends to enhance their product offerings by enabling easy integration of additional local programming," Wegener vice president of marketing Kamy Merithew said in a press release.