Thomson Video Networks’ Tony Berthaud to Address Broadband IP&TV Asia Conference



RENNES, France — May 11, 2012 — Thomson Video Networks’ Director of APAC Sales and Services Tony Berthaud will deliver a conference session at Broadband IP&TV Asia in the “Technology and Services to Monetize Broadband and TV in Asia” strand.


Scheduled at 2:50 p.m. on May 15, the session will outline successful business practices applicable to media organizations in the region. Focusing on a general theme of Ensuring Best-Possible Picture Quality of TV Services, the topics covered in the session will include:


• Why video compression is playing an increasingly important role in curbing network costs.

• How service providers can benefit from delivering premium picture quality for all networks, and at the lowest-possible bitrates.

• Providing better channel offerings and enabling both multichannel and over-the-top services to the home.



About Thomson Video Networks

From the very onset of digital TV broadcasting, the Thomson name has been synonymous with supplying expertise, quality, and reliability to the world’s leading broadcasters. Since delivering the world’s first large-scale direct-to-home satellite system, Thomson Video Networks has been a global leader in compression systems for satellite, terrestrial, cable, IPTV, mobile TV, and Web streaming. The company helps its customers deliver superior quality video to anything from small handheld devices to large 3D HD screens, with the lowest bandwidth to ensure a profitable business model. A trusted supplier to more than 20 percent of the active channels deployed worldwide, with a global support presence and a reputation for delivering quality at every stage, Thomson Video Networks offers the experience and range of products to meet every need, from hybrid multiformat compression systems to contribution links for content exchange networks.


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