Fraunhofer FOKUS presents HbbTV at the First IPTV Roundtable at MIZ Babelsberg

News from Sep. 02, 2011

How long will it take for IPTV to reach our homes and become a part of our everyday life? Together with the German Federal Association of Online Service Providers (BDOA) the Media Innovation Center (MIZ) Babelsberg organized the first IPTV roundtable in order to find answers to this and other questions about the future of TV. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Arbanowski held a talk on HbbTV - Hybrid broadcast broadband TV and addressed many of the current issues in the industry.
How long will it take for IPTV to reach our homes and become a part of our everyday life? Together with the German Federal Association of Online Service Providers (BDOA) the Media Innovation Center (MIZ) Babelsberg organized the first IPTV roundtable in order to find answers to this and other questions about the future of TV. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Arbanowski held a talk on HbbTV - Hybrid broadcast broadband TV and addressed many of the current issues in the industry. The lecture outlined the possibilities of HbbTV both for vendors and the end-users. Dr. Arbanowski also discussed the technological side of HbbTV as an important factor in the spreading of the technology and pointed out that HTML5 will establish itself as the future TV standard.

Further information on the MIZ website (German)