Chapter 9. Operating Networks of Multiple Data Broadcasting Channels

  1. Lars Tvede1,
  2. Peter Pircher2 and
  3. Jens Bodenkamp3

Published Online: 5 OCT 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0470841893.ch9

Data Broadcasting: Merging Digital Broadcasting with the Internet, Revised Edition

Data Broadcasting: Merging Digital Broadcasting with the Internet, Revised Edition

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Author Information

  1. 1

    The Fantastic Corporation, Zug, Switzerland

  2. 2

    The Fantastic Corporation, San Francisco, USA

  3. 3

    ETF Group Deutschland GmbH, München, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 OCT 2001
  2. Published Print: 15 JUL 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471485605

Online ISBN: 9780470841891

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Keywords:

  • multi-channel scheduling;
  • broadcast guide;
  • data on-ramping;
  • client software deployment;
  • media object tracking;
  • subscription management

Summary

The chapter deals with the tasks related to the simultaneous operations of multiple data broadcasting channels:

  • Multi-channel scheduling

  • Operation of the broadcast guide and information channel

  • Operation of test channel

  • Providing a basic channel infrastructure

  • Data gathering and process procedures

  • Data on-ramping

  • Client software deployment

  • Incident handling

  • Product policy

  • Support infrastructure

  • Media object tracking

  • Subscription management

  • Network marketing control