Plextek launches new defence business unit

Cambridge, UK, 11 September 2019 – UK-based engineering and design consultancy, Plextek, is launching a new defence business unit called Plextek DTS (Defence Technology Solutions), to help government agencies, defence suppliers and military stakeholders find new exploitation paths to support UK forces. Building on the successful growth of Plextek’s defence market over 30 years, Plextek DTS will further develop trusted technology partnerships through specialist R&D support, technology exploitation and design partner services, including system supply and manufacture. The launch of Plextek DTS will allow customers to safely explore and address…

Read More

INCA announces surge in members as focus on 21st century digital infrastructure intensifies

Latest 34 new members include established and new operators, vendors and many local authorities, as tenth annual conference agenda is confirmed London, UK, 11 September 2019 – As the UK Government continues to focus on full-fibre and 5G and interest in infrastructure provision by independent broadband providers continues to grow, the Independent Networks Co-operative Association (INCA) has seen a dramatic increase in new members. The acceleration in applications during the last 12 months has generated 34 new members from the commercial sector, bringing the total to more than 130 organisations….

Read More

VRIF publishes Guidelines v.2, announces new board of directors and reveals upcoming activities at IBC

FREMONT, CA, September 11, 2019: The Virtual Reality Industry Forum (VRIF, www.vr-if.org) has announced the election of a new Board of Directors and Officers. VRIF further announced that version 2 of its Guidelines is publicly available from its website. The new version adds recommendations on live VR360 production and distribution, the use of text and fonts in immersive experiences, watermarking of 2D framed content in 3D environments and enhanced-quality viewport distribution. Guidelines V.2: VR going live The second version of VRIF’s Industry Guidelines for interoperable virtual reality experiences is available…

Read More

ZTE to unveil four innovative Big Video Solutions at IBC 2019

11 September 2019, Shenzhen, China – ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, plans to unveil its four innovative Big Video Solutions including 5G Live TV solution, the 5G+8K service, operator tier customized IPTV dual-ecosystem and smart home at IBC 2019 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Addressing the problems of the traditional live streaming apps like limited viewing angles, ZTE’s 5G Live TV solution delivers an innovative viewing experience by providing the audience with three distinctive 5G scenarios,…

Read More