Expertise

Spectrum

Our expertise at the forefront of multicasting and digital television is unparalleled.

  • Advice on ATSC 3.0 and how it will affect future business models
  • Broadcast/broadband hybrid networks
  • Valuation of competing spectrum business options

Emergency Alerting

Pioneers in digital alert messaging, we’re helping partners deploy a breakthrough next-generation system.

  • Deep experience with the Commmon Alerting Protocol (CAP) and Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS)
  • Specialists at “dual use” of infrastructure
  • Expertise in building federal, state, and local support for public-private alerting systems

Advocacy

We specialize in “techno-political” federal strategy – and winning in Washington, DC.

  • Navigating successfully at the intersection of business, technology, and policy
  • Neutralizing the lobbying advantage of larger players through positive public policy
  • Leveraging political support to secure private agreements

Latest News

Statement by John M. Lawson,  On the FCC’s Approval of the Voluntary Transmission of Next Generation Television

“The Commission’s vote today lays the ground work for major improvements in America’s emergency alerting system. The Northern California wildfires, hurricane devastation in Florida, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, the Las Vegas mass murders, the Houston floods, the Gatlinburg wildfires – these disasters provide more depressing examples that our current alerting systems are not adequate for protecting people and property.”

 

 

VIDEO – Next Gen TV at NABShow 2017

 

AWARN Alliance Deputy Director, Fiona James, on using ATSC 3.0 for advanced alerting.

 

VIDEO – ATSC 3.0 – Next Generation Broadcasting

The video link above explains just what ATSC 3.0 really is and how it will transform traditional television viewing as we know it. A MUST watch!