Connected TV Developers’ Kit

DTG Testing has launched the first phase of the test and conformance regime for Connected TV with the release of a ‘Developers’ Kit’ for manufacturers developing products in anticipation of new trademark licences for Connected TV products and services.

The CTV Developers’ Kit will enable developers of Connected TV products to provide early testing of devices in:

  • CSS3 (Advanced and basic)
  • MHEG Enhancement
  • Lifecycle
  • Subtitles

The Conformance Release, due to be launched at the IBC Show in Amsterdam on 6-11 September, will enable manufacturers to demonstrate conformance to Connected TV trademark requirements based on D-Book 7.

To purchase the CTV Developers’ Kit please visit Buy a Test Suite

For more information on the release please visit Connected TV Developers’ Kit

Freesat G2 Test Streams

DTG Testing has released updated Freesat test streams that incorporate the BAT modifications defined in the G2 specification.

The following test suites are now available for download from the FTP site:

  • Freesat_MHEG_7_40
  • FS_MHEG_HD_Ext_7_10
  • Freesat_LS_7.0 (includes AFD)
  • Freesat_DTR_7.00
  • SI_FREESAT_v7.10

Please note, with exception of the SI/PSI and AFD test suite, the only modification to these streams is to the BAT. All streams are compatible with both G1 and G2 devices.

General release notes:

  • These updates are available to all fully supported licence holders
  • These test suites are being used for conformance testing as of next week.
  • The previous releases have an end-of-life date of 1 September 2012.
  • Full release notes can be downloaded from the FTP site.