Fraunhofer Audio Blog – Behind the sound

Fraunhofer IIS and China Unicom showcased immersive and interactive audio on IPTV

At Smart China Expo in Chongqing, China Unicom and Fraunhofer IIS demonstrated an IPTV set-top box solution incorporating the MPEG-H Audio System.

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Fraunhofer IIS showcases its moving picture technologies at the IBC 2019 Exhibition

Visitors to the IBC exhibition in Amsterdam (September 13–17, 2019) will be able to experience the latest updates to Fraunhofer IIS’ moving picture technologies at the Fraunhofer booth B.80 in hall 8. They will have the opportunity to see how JPEG XS video streams are captured and livestreamed over an IP link based on the Fraunhofer SDK, and to try out the latest version of the easyDCP post-production software that offers several new features.

Live MPEG-H Audio System production chain for the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest showcased at IBC show

Fraunhofer IIS and its technology partners, who conducted the MPEG-H Next-Generation Audio (NGA) trial at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest with the European Broadcast Union (EBU), are teaming up again for a demonstration at the IBC show. Together with Solid State Logic (SSL), ATEME, Jünger Audio (now distributed worldwide exclusively by the Telos Alliance), Telos Alliance and Sennheiser...

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Fraunhofer IIS ContentServer R7 digital radio head-end technology for DAB+ and DRM now available

Fraunhofer IIS introduces the latest major release of its professional ContentServer head-end technology for Digital Radio DAB+ and DRM (Digital Radio Mondiale): Version R7 of this flexible and highly reliable solution is now readily available in products from Fraunhofer’s OEM partners. The new DAB/DRM ContentServer R7 enables broadcasters to put audio content and attractive data services on air with ease while benefitting from the latest standard upgrades and a range of new...