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3.0 Is ‘Next-Gen Salvation’ Of TV Industry, Says ARK Mediacom, Inc.TM CEO


DALLAS—A new company with hundreds of LPTV stations and CPs is pinning its hopes for a vibrant, profitable broadcast industry on ATSC 3.0.

Specifically, ARK Mediacom, Inc.TM is hoping to leverage the inherent one-to-many strength of broadcasting and reliable wireless IP delivery via the OFDM-based Next-Gen TV standard to become an affordable last-mile alternative for OTT providers to reach the home and data to reach vehicles in the future.

In late September, the company performed a proof-of-concept test with the assistance of Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark in Southwick, Mass., designed to evaluate the connectivity and integration of all elements needed to deploy an ATSC 3.0 service. Comark is serving as system integrator with 13 technology companies providing products and services for the test.

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ARK Mediacom, Inc.TM Demonstrates first end-to-end 5G Broadcast Network

ARK Mediacom, Inc.TM (ARKTM), demonstrated the first end-to-end delivery of IP streaming video content last week in collaboration with its key technology partners. The testing was successful utilizing the next generation ATSC 3.0 broadcast standard from studio origination to the consumer edge. This is an important benchmark in proving the ability to deliver IP video streaming services nationwide over the ARKTM broadcast network.

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ARK MediacomTM is Launching the 5G of Broadcasting

August 21, 2018 – ARK MediacomTM (ARKTM) announces its formation and partnership with Edge Spectrum Inc. (ESI).  This new company will leverage the expansive spectrum footprint of ESI to deploy its next generation ATSC 3.0 standard based network. ARKTM is leveraging the power of television broadcasting to add an IP multicast extension to the Internet.

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