Our mission is to identify and explain the
technologies and applications that allow television services to
be provided through Internet Protocol (IP) data networks.
Readers learn the options and the system to implement IPTV along
with new features and applications and business opportunities
that are available in the IPTV industry today.
IPTV distribution equipment is the hardware (physical products) that is used to route, switch or temporarily store and forward IPTV signals between the head end and the customer's IPTV equipment (such as a set top box). IPTV distribution equipment includes IPTV DSLAM (with IGMP and IP Multistream capability), video distribution servers, IPTV edge routers and video switches.