3 Italia to test DVB-SH

17 Dec 2007

3 Italia has launched a trial of DVB-SH (digital video broadcasting – satellite handheld) technology in conjunction with equipment vendor Alcatel-Lucent and Italy’s state TV company, RAI. The DVB-SH standard is an evolution of DVB-H which uses hybrid satellite/terrestrial networks to offer advanced mobile television services. The trial will take place in Turin and will run until March.