Z Technology announces the addition of DSS5600T/H signal coverage measurement and mapping system for the DVB-H digital television transmission format.
April 1, 2008, Beaverton, Oregon, USA: Z Technology, Inc. today announced the availability of the DSS5600T/H, Drive Test System, to their family of digital television signal coverage measurement systems. The DSS5600T/H Drive Test System provides another comprehensive turnkey field measurement, plotting and documentation system customers have come to expect from Z Technology.
The product allows full signal coverage analysis of the existing DVB-T and the new DVB-H signal formats. Using this Drive Test System, the user will be able to decode and perform measurement routines applicable to the unique parameters found in both the DVB-T and DVB-H modulation formats.
The DSS5600T/H provides all the features available with our standard DVB-T Drive Test System nomenclated the DSS5600T. In addition, several new measurements are included to focus specifically on the DVB-H format. Parameters are visually reported to the operator via the Z Technology proprietary Window based Drive Test Application. The new DVB-H parameters can also be recorded to data files and are available for plotting against GPS latitude and longitude. These parameters include:
- FFT: 2K, 4K, 8K
- Inner Interleaving: Native or In Depth
- DVB-H signaling: Performed or Not Performed
- Time slicing on HP stream: Used or Not used
- Time slicing on LP stream: Used or Not used
- MPE FEC on HP stream: Used or Not used
- MPE FEC on LP stream: Used or Not used
Two new and valuable features offered with the DSS5600T/H are the received constellations display and analysis of SFN (single frequency networks) via a Channel Impulse response display. These can be viewed within the Drive Test Application and results captured by the system for retrieval and analysis.
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