Slide 1: 1 WELCOME Slide 2: 2 GLOBUS ENGINEERING COLLEGE BHOPAL PROJECT DIRECT –TO-HOME (DTH) INTRODUCTION : INTRODUCTION 3 DTH stands for DIRECT-TO-HOME television.
DTH is defined as:
The reception of satellite programmers with a personal dish in an individual home.
DTH does away with the need for the local cable operator and puts the broadcaster directly in touch with consumer . HISTORY : HISTORY DTH services were first proposed in INDIA in 1996. But was not approved due to the concerns over national security.
Finally, in 2000 DTH was allowed and it was Doordarshan which make it possible to provide its facilities to consumers from 1st April 2000.
Broadcasters like STAR and ZEE are pushing hard for DTH services in INDIA.
The operators were required to setup earth stations in INDIA within 12 month for getting license of broadcasting whose cost was $2.14 million and will be valid for 10 years. 4 MAIN PARAMETER OF DTH : 5 MAIN PARAMETER OF DTH DTH network consists of :?
DTH receivers. NETWORK OF DTH : NETWORK OF DTH 6 NETWORK OF DTH HOW DOES DTH DIFFER FROM CABLE TV…? : HOW DOES DTH DIFFER FROM CABLE TV…? In DTH, TV channels would be transmitted from the satellite to a small dish antenna of the subscriber's home.
The broadcaster directly connects to the user. The middlemen like local cable operators are not there in the picture.
DTH followed cable TV in Urban while in Rural, it was riding on its own but the cable TV is limited in Urban areas.
DTH will be definitely more expensive than cable as it exists today. 7 IS DTH SUPERIOR TO CABLE TV…? : IS DTH SUPERIOR TO CABLE TV…? DTH offers better quality picture than cable TV.
DTH offers stereophonic sound effects.
It can also reach remote areas where terrestrial transmission and cable TV have failed to penetrate.
DTH has also allows for interactive TV services such as Internet access, video conferencing and e-mail.
The thing that DTH has going for it is that the powerful broadcasting companies like Star, Zee, etc are pushing for it. 8 SET-TOP BOX : SET-TOP BOX 9 A set-top box (STB) or set-top unit (STU) is a device that connects to a television and an external source of signal, turning the signal into content which is then displayed on the television screen Slide 10: 10 Satellite links : Broadcast FUTURE PROSEPECTS OF DTH… : FUTURE PROSEPECTS OF DTH… The DTH market in INDIA is relatively increase day -by-day. In the past 5 months, two solid competitors like Airtel ,Reliance have entered the market .
In coming 5 years.... We have managed to overtake Japan as the largest DTH market in Asia.
In the next 5 years (by 2014) we will be able to add another 30 million subscribers .(which is about the same as the population of Belgium, Portugal and Greece put-together!) 11 : 12 2007 to 2015…Growth of 683 % Source : MPA report , March 2007 The DTH category is expected to grow
by 680% or so in the next 7 or 8 years! Slide 13: 13 CONCLUSION DTH has made the hopes of the people of rural areas to come true.
It helps to develop and explore the ignited mind of the people of INDIA to think.
beyond the scope of imagination
It also helps to develop the economical condition of country.
It provide the wide thinking of rural people which helps to develop the culture of
society. Slide 14: 14 REFERENCES 4.Login from:?
www.authorstream.com 1.Gagliardi R.M., Satellite communication, CBS Publishers, 1987
2.Rosie A.M., Information and communication theory, Van Nostrand, 1973
3.Raja rao K.N., Satellite communication, PHI,2004 Slide 15: 15 PRESENTED BY: ABHISHEK KOUSHAL KARMVEER KUMAR CSE (IVth SEM ) GLOBUS ENGINEERING COLLEGE BHOPAL Slide 16: 16 THANK YOU