Fiber optic TV/SAT systems in multi-family buildings

Fiber optic systems play an increasingly important role in the transmission of TV/SAT signals. They guarantee low signal loss and very high immunity to interference. DIPOL offers new TERRA solution for SMATV systems based on optical fibers.

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SMATV system for reception from two DVB-T2 transmitters – a test of DIPOL SMART antennas and TERRA channel amplifier.

This article presents the actual measurement results and how to configure the channel amplifier in the implementation of a SMATV system of DVB-T2 terrestrial television for about 70 terminal outlets.

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Strength and corrosion testing of satellite dishes

Satellite dishes are one of many important components of an antenna system. This type of antenna provides reception of the signal that is transmitted by telecommunications satellites providing access to hundreds of foreign programs that are broadcast from even the most remote places in the world.

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DVB-T2 DIPOL SMART antennas - choose, install, forget.

Every DVB-T2 digital terrestrial TV system begins with the antenna. Proper choice is critical to the success of the entire project.

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Construction Products Regulation (CPR) – coaxial and twisted-pair cables recommended for low-current systems in multi-family buildings.

The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) is a REGULATION (EU) No 305/2011 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 9 March 2011 laying down harmonized conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing Council Directive 89/106/EEC (Construction Product Directive). The regulation classifies construction products and lays down the rules regarding testing of said products and is aimed at ensuring reliable information on construction products in terms of their performance characteristics on the EU markets.

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Hotel TV – SMATV, CATV signal headend

Headends distributing satellite programs converted to digital DVB-T COFDM format are still the most popular solution used in many hotels. Satellite channels can be an addition to the terrestrial television programs or be the only part of the package offered.

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Home LAN/WLAN system with wireless access to the Internet, and with IP CCTV monitoring

Home LAN / WLAN system can be used not only for connecting desktops and laptops to the Internet but also for providing access to shared memory (NAS), printers, scanners as well as may be the source of content displayed on TV screens and the basis of home CCTV monitoring.

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Digitization of terrestrial TV – DVB-T/DVB-T2

A few words about DVB-T. What are the benefits of digital terrestrial television? What antenna for DVB-T/T2? Measurement of digital terrestrial TV signals.

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Special HDMI to IP solutions with Signal HD converters supporting HDbitT protocol

Signal HD converters of HDMI (or VGA) to IP interface allow users to transmit and distribute high-resolution (HD) signals via computer IP networks to HD-enabled televisions/monitors (with HDMI or VGA inputs). They also enable users to control the source devices from the remote locations of the televisions/monitors through the original remote controls or, where applicable, through USB devices (mouse and/or keyboard – e.g. in the case of STBs and NVRs).

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Digital DVB-T modulators – assortment and applications

The conversion of baseband audio-video (A/V) signals to radio frequency (RF) channel is called modulation. The process allows for the distribution of signals coming from all kinds of sources, such as computers, DVD and Blu-ray players, security cameras etc. through antenna systems.

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