TV-Anytime News

The 2017 maintenance phase has now started. 

The Nordic countries have now agreed on using TV-Anytime as the common data format for exchanging EPG and on-demand metadata. This is excellent news.

The FIMS schema will be migrated to github for implementers to propose changes. More information will be shared on the TVA reflectors soon.

Where do you find TV-Anytime?

EBU TV-Anytime News

Where do you find TV-Anytime?






The Organization


WG Business Model

WG System and Content Referencing

WG Metadata

WG Rights Management and Protection 

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If you want to know more about TV-Anytime, you are invited to read the following book from Alberto Gil and Rafael Sotelo from the University of Vigo..

Title: "TV-Anytime: paving the way for personalized TV"

Authors: Alberto Gil and Rafael Sotelo

Ed. Springer



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BroadThinking is the seminar where broadcast meets broadband, a key event for anyone interested in hybrid services, interactivity, second screen, CDNs, IP delivery and more

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The Network Technology Seminar is the EBU's essential annual event focused on media network architecture. It attracts broadcast experts dealing with IT infrastructure, as well as IT network and storage specialists who deal with broadcast media content.

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A good way to get updated on the use of metadata, automatic metadata extraction, participate in hands-on demonstrations and more.

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EBU tech-i magazine, Issue 23 tells you how you can produce smarter, introduces future broadcasting architectures, dives into the use of the 700 MHz band, explains how hackers have become 'smart', and more...

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