Chapter 5. Provision of Services

  1. Wolfgang Hoeg1,† and
  2. Thomas Lauterbach2
  1. Thomas Schierbaum,
  2. Herman Van velthoven and
  3. Wolfgang Hoeg

Published Online: 2 APR 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0470841702.ch5

Digital Audio Broadcasting: Principles and Applications

Digital Audio Broadcasting: Principles and Applications

How to Cite

Schierbaum, T., Van velthoven, H. and Hoeg, W. (2002) Provision of Services, in Digital Audio Broadcasting: Principles and Applications (eds W. Hoeg and T. Lauterbach), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470841702.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Berlin, Germany

  2. 2

    University of Applied Sciences, Nürnberg, Germany

  1. (formerly head of division at Deutsche Telekom Berkom)

  1. (formerly head of division at Deutsche Telekom Berkom)

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471858942

Online ISBN: 9780470841709

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Keywords:

  • management;
  • DAB services;
  • main services;
  • data broadcasting;
  • infrastructures;
  • editorial systems;
  • operation systems;
  • data inserter;
  • radio data system;
  • RDS;
  • audio service;
  • loudness;
  • signal level alignment;
  • level profile

Summary

Chapter 5 Provision of Services displays the service landscape of DAB and describes some key features of the new digital broadcast technology, such as

  • Structures of the management process of DAB services

  • Examples of DAB main services and data broadcasting

  • Using of existing, and needs for new infrastructures in the radio house, such as computer-aided editorial systems and operation systems, data inserter etc.

  • Compatibility with existing data services (Radio data system, RDS)

  • Audio service aspects (loudness, signal level alignment, level profile)