CEDIA is an international trade association of companies that specialise in designing and installing electronic systems for the home. As the home technology industry's leading resource for education, networking, business and technical resources, and more, CEDIA is focused on providing industry professionals with the tools they need to run competitive and profitable businesses.
The CONVINcE project will address the challenge of reducing the power consumption in IP-based video networks with an end-to-end approach, from the headend where contents are encoded and streamed to the terminals where they are consumed, embracing of course the CDN and the core and access networks.
The Digital Video Broadcasting Project is an industry-led consortium of over 200 broadcasters, manufacturers, network operators, software developers and regulators from around the world committed to designing open technical standards for the delivery of digital television.
Finnish Federation for Communications and Teleinformatics, FiCom is a co-operation organisation for the ICT (information and communications technology) industry in Finland.
The H2B2VS project aims at investigating the hybrid distribution of TV programs and services over Broadcast and Broadband networks. The technology used for the contents compression is the future video compression standard: High Efficient Video Codec (HEVC). The hybrid network and the HEVC standard will allow defining new added value services.
InfoComm International is the trade association representing the professional audiovisual and information communications industries worldwide. Established in 1939, InfoComm has more than 5,000 members, including manufacturers, systems integrators, dealers and distributors, independent consultants, programmers, rental and staging companies, end users and multimedia professionals from more than 80 countries.
ONVIF is an open industry forum for the development of a global standard for the interface of IP-based physical security products. ONVIF is committed to the adoption of IP in the security market. The ONVIF specification will ensure interoperability between products regardless of manufacturer.
SCTE is the premier membership organization for technical cable telecommunications professionals. By connecting members from cable operators and vendors through a wide-range of programs and events, SCTE strengthens relationships and promotes technology-focused thought leadership.
Unife - The Association of the European Rail Industry
Based in Brussels since 1992, UNIFE represents the European rail supply industry at both the European and international level and is a trusted partner of the European Union Institutions in all matters related to rail and transport. UNIFE’s members consist of European companies involved in the engineering, design, manufacture, maintenance and refurbishment of rail transport systems, subsystems and related equipment. UNIFE also brings together 15 national rail industry associations from across Europe.
The main focus in the project is to virtualize video services utilizing container and other virtualization techniques. Virtualization techniques will be utilized in several video related use cases. Initially use cases are related to cloud gaming, video analytics and surveillance, video conferencing, cable TV and video streaming (live and video-on-demand) services.