Celtic-Plus

H2B2VS is an European research project funded by the Celtic-Plus initiative, which has the aim “to define, perform and finance through public and private funding common research projects in the area of telecommunications, new media, future Internet, and applications & services focusing on a new “Smart Connected World” paradigm”. Celtic-Plus is a EUREKA ICT cluster and is part of the inter-governmental EUREKA network.

CelticPlus Eureka

The project aims at investigating the hybrid distribution of TV programs and services over Broadcast and Broadband networks. The technology used for the contents compression is the future video compression standard: High Efficient Video Codec (HEVC). The hybrid network and the HEVC standard will allow defining new added value services.