Cable & Telecom

SCTE to set 3D content delivery standards

Exton, PA - The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) will develop standards for the carriage of next generation 3D content on cable networks. The SCTE engineering committee, which oversees the Society’s development of technical standards covering cable networks, has dubbed the project ‘3D over Cable’. It’s focus will be to identify "all necessary or desirable changes to existing SCTE standards, including transport protocols", to facilitate the provision of 3D content by cable operators, the company announced. “Although 3D content is available today over cable, the long-term delivery of next generation 3D content will be strengthened by the adoption of uniform engineering...