Rohde & Schwarz


DTG secures government funding for 5G stadium broadcast initiative

The UK’s Digital TV Group (DTG) has secured government funding to develop a 5G-based platform to broadcast events in stadiums and other venues.  The funding was secured in partnership with Digital Catapult, Global Wireless Solutions, O2, and Rohde & Schwarz. The project has an overall funding of £2.3 million, with £1.3 million coming from the […]

Rohde & Schwarz acquires Pixel Power

Rohde & Schwarz has acquired television branding, graphics, automation, master control and playout specialist Pixel Power as part of its plan to expand in broadcast playout. The newly acquired subsidiary will be renamed Pixel Power Ltd. – A Rohde & Schwarz Company. Pixel Power offers graphics, master control and integrated playout systems for broadcasters and […]

Broadcast Australia taps Rohde & Schwarz for DVB-T2 trial

Transmission services provider Broadcast Australia, in partnership with free-to-air industry body Free TV and broadcasters ABC and SBS, has conducted trials of DVB-T2 broadcast technology in the Sydney area using technology provided by Rohde & Schwarz. Rohde & Schwarz supplied transmitters, retransmitters and test equipment for the testing phase, including an R&S TLU9 50 W […]

Rohde & Schwarz to debut DOCSIS analyser

Rohde & Schwarz will use ANGA COM to debut its DOCSIS analyser with a new upstream analysis option. In October, Rohde & Schwarz launched the R&S DSA DOCSIS signal analyser to enable real-time analysis of high-speed DOCSIS 3.0 and DOCIS 3.1 signals. Now the company is unveiling the new R&S DSA-K1500 upstream analysis option for […]

GMIT introduces virtuWall

Rohde & Schwarz subsidiary GMIT GmbH is to introduce a new commercial web service to supplement the Rohde & Schwarz content monitoring and multiviewing solution R&S Prismon at IBC. R&S Prismon was launched early this year as a convergent solution for content monitoring in both broadcast and streaming media/OTT environments. The service now provides users […]

New chief for Rohde & Schwarz

TV technology provider Rohde & Schwarz has named Christian Leicher as the company’s new president and CEO. Leicher, who has been a member of the company’s executive board since 2005, replaces Manfred Fleischmann, who has served as president and CEO for the last six years and is now retiring. Peter Riedel retains his current position […]

DTG launches first 4K HDMI ‘plugfest’

The UK’s Digital Television Group (DTG) has launched what it says is the world’s first Ultra HD “product testing zoo” with a 4K HDMI “interoperability plugfest”.  The DTG organized a members-only event bringing together retail 4K TVs from TV manufacturers, set-top boxes, an upscaling Blu-Ray player, an AV receiver and testing equipment from two providers. […]

Rohde & Schwarz debuts test and measurement for HD+

Technology provider Rohde & Schwarz has introduced test and measurement for equipment for HD+ – the SES HD platform for Germany.  According to Rohde & Schwarz, it has integrated the HD+ test suites developed by SES Platform Services into its BTC reference reference signal generator with audio/video analysis functions. The test suites provide a defined […]