French tech firms announce LTE Multicast project

Monday 27 April 2015 | 13:45 CET | News
A group of French companies, including Orange subsidiary Viaccess-Orca, Archos, Sagemcom, Expway, Sequans and Telecom ParisTech university to design a next-generation evolved multimedia broadcast multicast services (eMBMS) terminal solution. The Multimedia for 4G Evolution (MM4G Evo) project is expected to widen the capabilities of eMBMS, helping to drive innovation in LTE multicast deployments worldwide. The over USD 5 million project covers the full value chain, with operator, chipset and device makers, DRM providers software developers, operators and research labs.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Archos / Orange / Sagemcom / Sequans / Viaccess-Orca
Countries: France
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