High Bitrate Media Transport over IP Networks


    2 Days


    New for 2018, this 2-day technical course provides an understanding of the technologies, vocabulary and techniques used in HBRMT (High BitRate Media Transport) in a broadcast environment. It covers key standards and implementation of both the media and network. Throughout the course, there will be plenty of opportunities to ask the instructor questions to help clarify understanding.


    • Introduction to HBRMT
    • IP and Network Layer in HBRMT
    • PTP/SMPTE 2059/IEEE 1588 System
    • PTP Function
    • Non SMPTE Media Carriage Standards
    • DVB Standard A086 MPEG-2 TS Services over IP Networks
    • Pro MPEG Forum CoP3.2
    • IETF RFC 4175 RTP Based Uncompressed Video
    • VSF TR-03 – Transport of Uncompressed Elementary Stream Media over IP
    • SDP (Session Description Protocol)
    • VSF TR-04 – Utilization of ST-2022-6 Media Flows within a VSF TR-03 Environment
    • SMPTE Media Carriage Standards


    A detailed course brochure is available on request. Either click here to complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.


    This technical course is primarily aimed at technical staff working with high bitrate broadcast technologies who need to become familiar with the specific methods, concepts and terminology used in this field.


    This is a technical course and an ability to assimilate and understand general technical concepts is essential. A knowledge of UHD/HD/SDI broadcast video and IP and Ethernet networking is assumed for this course. If you are unsure about the technical level of the course then either click here to complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.


    Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
    • Describe the key functionality of an HBRMT networked system
    • Describe networking and internetworking processes and protocols
    • Understand the multicast Ethernet and IP processes
    • Understand the requirement for and use of RTP (Real-time Transport Protocol)
    • Understand the relationship of the AES-67, TR-03/04, ST2022 and ST2110 standards
    • Understand the issues of transporting HBRMT signals over networks
    • Understand PTP (Precision Time Protocol) and RTP synchronisation


    The course will take place on the following dates in 2018:

    Course Code BR2106
    Day 1 – Thursday 21 June 2018, Registration: 9:00-9:30 AM, Start: 9:30 AM, Finish: 5:00 PM
    Day 2 – Friday 22 June 2018, Start: 9:00 AM, Finish: 4:30 PM


    £995 + £199 VAT = £1194 GBP
    UK Value Added Tax (VAT) is charged at 20%


    Course fees cover tuition, morning and afternoon refreshments, lunches and full-colour printed notes. Each participant will also receive a PDF Certificate of Attendance. Accommodation and travel costs are not included in the course fees.


    Rohde & Schwarz UK, Ancells Business Park, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 2UZ, UK

    Travel by Car
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    Travel by Train
    The nearest railway station is Fleet, Station Approach, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 3QY, UK.
    Rohde & Schwarz UK is 15 mins walk from the railway station or a short taxi ride.

    Travel by Air
    Heathrow airport is 26 miles (42 km) and Gatwick airport is 48 miles (77 km) from Rohde & Schwarz UK. If you are travelling by air, then we can reserve a taxi for you. The driver will meet you at arrivals and transfer you either to your hotel or directly to the course venue. Please call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123 if you require any travel assistance.


    Please note that accommodation costs are not included in the course fees. Hotels and B&Bs can be found in the area including:

    Premier Inn Fleet – distance from hotel to course venue=0.8 miles (1.2 km)
    The Lismoyne Hotel – distance from hotel to course venue=1.7 miles (2.7 km)
    The Elvetham Hotel – distance from hotel to course venue=3.6 miles (5.8 km)


    We encourage you to read our full Terms & Conditions, which cover important issues like payment and cancellation policies.


    We want to ensure that our courses meet or exceed your expectations. Therefore, if you attend a scheduled course and conclude by lunch time of the first day that the course is unsuitable, then simply notify the course instructor and we will arrange to refund 100% of the course fee. You must leave the course at this time and return all learning materials and handouts to the instructor for the guarantee to apply.


    A cancellation fee of 20% will apply for cancellations received 7-14 days before the start of a course. Cancellations received less than 7 days before are not refundable. Substitute delegates can be made any time before a course starts.


    Upon registering for a course, confirmation will be emailed immediately followed by the Course Joining Instructions and a VAT Invoice within 1 working day. We strongly recommend that you do not make any firm travel and/or accommodation commitments until you receive final confirmation that the course will definitely go ahead. This is sent as soon as the minimum number of attendees has been reached to make the course viable and no later than 1 week before the scheduled course start date.


    Please click here and complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

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