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MAINDATA will showcases its new MD H.264 AV Encoder at IBC 2006 Mobile Zone booth M223.

H.264 encoding presents state-of-the-art compression on the market is adopted by all major delivery platforms ranging from Mobile TV based on DVB-H, DMB up to fixed TV distribution via DVB-T or DVB-S/S2.

MAINDATA at IBC 2006 introduces MD H.264 AV Encoder (HE AAC v.2) with RTP (IP) output for DVB-H and IPTV head-ends and MPEG-2 TS for DMB, DVB-T and DVB-S applications. MD H.264 AV Encoder provides currently most bandwidth efficient compression. It supports picture resolution from QVGA for Mobile TV (DVB-H, DMB) up to full D1 resolution for DVB-T/S and IPTV applications up to Layer 3. Encoder has SDI and analogue inputs and Ethernet or DVB ASI ouput interfaces.

MAINDATA by introducing its H.264 / HE AAC v.2 Encoder is extending its Mobile TV offering as well as entering IPTV, DVB, ATSC digital compression field.

MAINDATA was established in 1996 and provides complex SW platform for Satellite Internet over DVB links named HYBRID-NET®, Distance Education platform deploying video streaming SMART EDU, as well as File Multicast platform for multimedia content distribution over 1-way link MEDIACAST & DOWNLOAD SYSTEM. MAINDATA also provides PSI/SI tables generator and distributes ASI, SDI interface boards.

MAINDATA customer base ranges from SONY, World Bank USA, Telenor Slovakia, Horizon Satellite Services Dubai UAE, Gulfsat Kuwait, ISAT USA, Al-Sabah Group Kuwait, Eurotel Italy, CSM Indonesia, PDMC Taiwan, Katelco Kazakhstan, Telconsult UK, HCL India, One2Net Uganda, Synergistics USA, Satcoinx Spain, Ratioconsulta Italy and others.

Further information can be found at the following website: maindata.sk/index.php?id=11&layout=1