Hybrid TV - Single Channel Portal

Hybrid TV's Single Channel Portal is a pathway to a 24 hour television service. The portal creates an opportunity to utilise both Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) and IP streams in combination.

Hybrid TV's Single Channel Portal service can seamlessly switch between IP-delivered and DTT streams.

Hybrid TV's Single Channel Portal service can seamlessly switch between IP-delivered and DTT streams.

The Hybrid TV Single Channel Portal offers broadcasters a route to a 24 hour service on the Freeview television platform. The service automatically switches between traditional DTT streams and IP broadcast content, for example during "dark hours" of a linear DTT stream; helping broadcasters achieve a near continuous stream.

Attract more viewers and higher advertising revenues...

Through a combination of part daytime broadcasting, via DTT, and out of hours IP streaming, broadcasters can better match future investments against key growth areas. 

Benefits:

  • A simple way to provide a 24 hour presence on the Freeview television platform.
  • Allows for a near seamless switching from IP to DTT streams.
  • Match the method of delivery to compliment the growth of your audience.
  • Attract more viewers and higher advertising revenues.
  • The service is supported across all D-Book 6.2.1 or later Freeview HD TVs and STBs
  • Includes Arqiva's Reporting tool; an easy-to-read online reporting tool that provides valuable information about your channel’s performance.

Features:

  • Appears to the viewer just like a normal broadcast channel.
  • Delivered as part of a complete end-to-end service with DTT and streaming included.
  • Covered by our high availability service level agreements - just like a broadcast channel.
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