Digital Radio

“One-Stop-Shop” for Digital Radio#

Fraunhofer IIS offers technologies and applications for the entire chain of the global digital radio standards DRM and DAB+. At IBC 2019, Fraunhofer IIS introduces the latest edition of its professional ContentServer head-end technology for Digital Radio DAB+ and DRM, Digital Radio Mondiale: Version R7 of this flexible and highly reliable technology, which is now readily available with Fraunhofer’s OEM partners. With the new DAB/DRM ContentServer R7, broadcasters are able to bring audio content and attractive data services on air with ease while benefitting from the latest standard upgrades. R7 improvements comprise major new features such as additional IP-based audio streaming source interfaces, automatic Loudness Normalization and monitoring (LUFS based), full CAP compliance for automatic Emergency Warning Functionality processing, enhanced redundancy options such as audio cross-redundancy and backup audio sources, an interactive Graphical System Status Overview, a built-in EDI Switch for Redundancy Groups, and an EDI Output Filter to efficiently enable low-cost Small-Scale DAB setups.