On the air faster and better with DSNG

Blum, Stephen
April 2000
Satellite Communications;Apr2000, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p30
Trade Publication
Deals with the emerging use of video compression and digital satellite telephone technologies on satellite news gathering business (SNG). Picture quality of compression video transmissions; Standard data rate for international SNG operations; Costs of adding SNG capability on a microwave truck.


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