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The document defines a number of profiles for the exchange of live content over IP networks, maximising interoperability between parties by limiting the number of different profiles in use.
Solve the many complex challenges involved in exchanging content over IP, by catching up with this DPP Innovation Week event.
Live IP Video
4 September 2020
This DPP Innovation Week event is all about exchanging content over IP, and the tools and services that can help you to solve the many complex challenges in this area.
Understanding the true impact of IP technologies for large scale viewing can be difficult. Watch this recent webinar to help decide where to direct your attention and investment.
Delivering the IP Future
24 June 2020
What are the technologies that will enable the media and entertainment industry to deliver an all-IP future for content distribution?
Delivering the IP Future sheds light on the technologies that will enable the media and entertainment industry to deliver an all-IP future for content distribution.
Which technologies will enable the media and entertainment industry to deliver an all-IP future for content distribution?
DPP001 Live IP Profiles
This DPP Recommendation defines a series of profiles for exchanging live video across IP networks for contribution and distribution.
DPP001 Live IP Profiles Appendix B
Appendix B of DPP001 - containing heatmaps, media profiles, and stream profiles used for selecting Live IP profiles.
Home Truths No.17 – Preparing for an IP Future
What are the challenges posed by the transition to full IP distribution of content to consumers? How can we ensure smooth delivery of a fully IP future?
The DPP today released an important new report which looks at the challenges posed by the transition to full IP distribution of content to consumers.
Survey Report: The Business Benefits of IP Production
The first ever assessment of where companies can expect to see the greatest ROI from committing to IP-based production
Home Truths No.1 Reaching Nirvana - Over IP
Do we know what IP production and broadcast really mean? Where are we on the technology journey? And what exactly are the business benefits?
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DPP Recommendations that enable greater interoperability for live contribution and distribution
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EBU Network Technology Seminar 2021
15-16 June 2021
The EBU's annual rendezvous for experts dealing with IP-based media production infrastructure, IT networks and storage solutions for broadcast media content.
Kitplus talk market disruption, consolidation and taking risks with DPP CEO, Mark Harrison.
How a chance meeting helped two DPP member companies create exciting new business opportunities.
At this special RTS event the DPP reflected on the key milestones of the last decade, and the probable trends for the next.
Dick Hobbs from KitPlus TV interviews DPP MD Mark Harrison, about the background of the DPP, what good operating practices will look like post-pandemic, and the future of AI in media.
How will smart media companies make their business decisions in 2020? How will a broadcaster’s CTO decide which new technology areas are worthy of their team’s attention?
10 Things You Need to Know About Going Live Online
Which online platforms do professional content producers need to consider? How to get set up and deliver your content effectively online
The Consumer Electronics Show is the biggest trade show in the world. And each year there are certain technologies that are the stars of the show. But is their prominence a genuine reflection of their importance – or merely hype?
The Truth About Standards
18 October 2022
Exploring trends in interoperability, from formal standards to open source.
This special series of work explores the reality of media in the cloud today, and sheds light on the challenges that remain.
Find all of the DPP's technology projects and updates here.
Find all the DPP's downloadable technical documents and other assets.
At the DPP European Broadcaster Summit, broadcasters from across Europe came together to share and discuss key messages with their supplier community. This report provides a summary of the themes that emerged.
The DPP's inaugural European Broadcaster Summit will serve as an information exchange for media companies and the technology supply chain, promoting collaboration and engagement.
DPP Tech Network: February
14 February 2022
DPP members meet to hear the latest updates from DPP technical projects, and participate in discussion around them.
Business to Business Metadata Exchange aims to reduce friction in the media supply chain at the points of content interchange, specifically around the exchange of metadata.
DPP Tech Network: November
1 November 2021
The Business of Live explores what an explosion of live content means for the professional media industry and how it has become the ultimate direct to consumer product.
Innovation is an overused and misunderstood word - and yet there has never been more need for it in the media industry. The Making Innovation Pay series defines what we mean by innovation, and how companies can be effective at identifying and delivering it.
DPP Tech Network: April
26 April 2021
DPP members meet to hear the latest updates from DPP technical projects, and participate in discussion around them
Nathan explains the Digital Catapult's Machine Intelligence Garage, how it connects to the DPP's work on AI, and how you can get involved.
Does 'thinking outside the box' equal real innovation? And how can we spot something truly innovative?
DPP Tech Network: January 2021
At this Tech Network update we discussed recent DPP technical insights, updates to DPP technical projects and projects on the roadmap for 2021.
DPP Tech Network: January
18 January 2021
DPP Tech Network: October
5 October 2020
DPP Innovation Week is an opportunity for DPP members to showcase their latest innovations, and for technology users to learn about what's new, without needing to do hours of research.
For a number of years we have been working with news organisations to facilitate collaboration and information exchange.
The industry continues to split discussions about technology and business practice, but this discourse needs to change, says DPP managing director Mark Harrison.
A new report from the DPP raises important questions about whether the current content explosion could hit a funding crisis.
TV and Online advertising have started to converge over the last few years. What does this mean for TV ad sales and operations teams?
Watch the summary from the DPP's Metadata for News Innovation Day.
The DPP has today announced the release of a new technical specification to support broadcasters delivering (UHD) programmes
The DPP has announced the release of a new implementation guide: DPP Metadata Exchange for News.
The DPP has today announced Common Technical Delivery Standards for High Definition Commercials/Sponsorship and Promotions/Presentation material.
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