MPEG 121, Gwangju

Zetacast participated in the 121st meeting of MPEG, held in Gwangju in Korea from 22 to 26 January 2018. The meeting finalised the planning for the assessment of responses to the joint Call for Proposals (CfP) for video coding technology with a compression capability that significantly exceeds that of the current High Efficiency Video Coding […]

5th meeting of Steering Committee of Game Console VA

Zetacast was pleased to support Microsoft at the fifth meeting of the Steering Committee of the Game Console Voluntary Agreement (VA), which was held in Brussels on 18 January 2018. The Steering Committee includes representatives from the European Commission together with the three game console industry signatories: Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony Computer Entertainment. The European […]

Zetacast at IBC 2017

As usual in September, Zetacast was in Amsterdam for IBC, the International Broadcasting Convention. 2017 marked the 50th anniversary of the event and saw the highest ever level of attendance, with a total of 57,699 people visiting the exhibition and conference. Ultra high definition displays were everywhere in the exhibition, with the various methods of […]

4th meeting of Steering Committee of Game Console VA

Zetacast was pleased to support Microsoft at the fourth meeting of the Steering Committee of the Game Console Voluntary Agreement (VA), which was held in Brussels on 17 July 2017. The Steering Committee includes representatives from the European Commission together with the three game console industry signatories: Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony Computer Entertainment. The second […]

DVB enhances video and audio coding specification

A new version of TS 101 154, the DVB specification for the use of Video and Audio Coding in Broadcasting Applications based on the Transport Stream, was published by ETSI in February 2017 following approval by the DVB Steering Board. This revision of the core DVB audiovisual coding specification was developed by the DVB TM-AVC […]

3rd meeting of Steering Committee of Game Console VA

Zetacast was pleased to support Microsoft at the third meeting of the Steering Committee of the Game Console Voluntary Agreement (VA), which was held in Brussels on 1 December 2016. The Steering Committee includes representatives from the European Commission together with the three game console industry signatories: Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony Computer Entertainment. The 2016 […]

Zetacast at IBC 2016

As usual in September, Zetacast was in Amsterdam for IBC, the International Broadcasting Convention. A total of 55,796 people from more than 160 countries visited IBC 2016, the highest ever level of attendance. There were 1,800 companies exhibiting and ultra high definition displays were everywhere, with High Dynamic Range (HDR) as the most prominent new […]

2nd meeting of Steering Committee of Game Console VA

Zetacast was pleased to support Microsoft at the second meeting of the Steering Committee of the Game Console Voluntary Agreement (VA), which was held in Brussels on 3 June 2016. The Steering Committee includes representatives from the European Commission together with the three game console industry signatories: Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony Computer Entertainment. The first […]

MPEG 114, San Diego

Zetacast participated in the 114th meeting of MPEG, held in San Diego, California, from 22 to 26 February 2016. This was the first meeting at which the investigation of High Dynamic Range (HDR) video was fully transferred to the Joint Collaborative Team on Video Coding (JCT-VC), the combined activity of MPEG and ITU-T Study Group […]

Game Console Voluntary Agreement

Zetacast was pleased to support Microsoft at the first meeting of the Steering Committee of the Game Console Voluntary Agreement in Brussels on 3 December 2015. The Steering Committee includes representatives from the European Commission and the game console industry signatories: Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony Computer Entertainment. The Voluntary Agreement contains industry commitments on minimum […]