What’s Up With ATSC 3.0?

Rich Chernock, CSO of Triveni Digital and chair of Technology Group 3 of the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC), talks about the next generation of terrestrial television broadcasting called ATSC 3.0, including its capabilities and features, its combination of RF and IP delivery, why ATSC 2.0 was never deployed, why there is more than one audio standard for ATSC 3.0 around the world, the functional layers of the system, the importance of standards, the timeline from conception to rollout, the experimental broadcast of the World Series by Cleveland station WJW, answers to chat-room questions, and more.