2024 DRM FM Roadmap for India

In an artice published on broadcastandcablesat.co.in Mr Yogendra Pal, Honorary Chairman of the Indian DRM Platform, outlines the 2024 DRM FM Roadmap for India. All

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DRM Is in Tune With Asia

“Big and populous countries like India, China, Indonesia and Pakistan still need a wide-range, cheap platform for news dissemination” At IBC, Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM)

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DRM Consortium Holds Its First Pan-Africa Roundtable

After participating in digital radio events across the continent the DRM Consortium has held its first DRM – Africa Roundtable. The presentation made by key experts in the Consortium (from companies like Fraunhofer IIS, Ampegon, Starwaves, the DRM South Africa Group and with participation from CML Microcircuits and Gospell) focused on the key aspects of the standard, its advantages, use, receiver development and implementation.

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A New Dawn For Digital Radio in Africa

Radio is extremely popular and has been called “Africa’s medium” due to its accessibility and low cost. In her recent blog, published by Red Tech, the DRM chairman, Ruxandra Obreja, explains that despite the digital gap existing between Africa and other continents, and even between many of Africa’s 54 countries, digital radio is rising on the agenda of many African governments

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DRM Fully Engaged in Top African Digital Radio Event

Broadcast Media Africa (broadcastmediaafrica.com) held its Radio And Digital Audio Broadcasting Convention Africa 2023 on Tuesday 04 July – Wednesday 05 July 2023 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

This well-attended digital radio event with participation from South Africa but also countries …

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Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation Embraces DRM

June 23rd was a big day for the public radio of Pakistan (Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation – PBC) and DRM. By giving green light to the installation and commissioning of a 1000KW digital DRM Medium Wave transmitter, with required budget, approved by the highest forum chaired by Minister Planning & Development Mr. Ahsan Iqbal, and with the approval of the full digitisation plan DRM is now the official digital standard of Pakistan.

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DRM Is Smart and on the Way Up

Radioworld.com has published the chairman of the DRM Consortium’s article which can be found here:  https://s.drm.org/1Icv   This was the conclusion and feeling of the

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DRM Digital Radio General Assembly – Successful, Smart and Engaging

The Digital Radio Mondiale™ (DRM) Consortium held its first in-person General Assembly in Palma de Mallorca, Spain post-Covid, between April 27-28, under the banner “Smart, Local and Efficient”.

The open session on April 27th brought exciting updates from all the continents, with new information from India, South Africa, Pakistan, Brazil, Germany etc.

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DRM General Assembly – Exciting New Developments

The annual DRM General Assembly concluded in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, on April 28th. About 80 participants from all the continents (founding members and new joiners) actively attended the open day of the meeting. Each discussion and presentation announced new developments. The general conclusion was that DRM is not only truly global but also in very good health enjoying lots of interest from countries as far apart as India, Indonesia, South Africa, Middle East, Colombia, Hungary, Finland, Pakistan, Nepal etc. The receiver news, the projects highlighting the unique and extra benefits of DRM stimulated interest and discussions which were the hallmark of one of the best general assemblies held by the DRM Consortium.

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Peaceful World Radio Day Wishes from the DRM Consortium

On World Radio Day, the Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) Consortium wishes UNESCO, the founder of the United Nations Radio in 1946, many decades of successes in promoting the free-to-air radio as a universal way of informing and promoting peace to all citizens of the world with enhanced and relevant content enabled by state-of-the art digital broadcast technologies.

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DRM in Focus at ATU radio workshop for Africa

On December the 5th the ATU (Africa Telecommunications Union), in collaboration with AUB, ITU, and DRM and WorldDAB consortiums, conducted a 1-day online workshop attended by over 110 participants from most of the African countries. They were representing governments, regulators, public, commercial and community stations. The aim of the event was to promote DSB (Digital Sound Broadcasting which recommends the two major open standards: DRM and DAB+) in Africa.

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Caribbean Broadcasting Union (CBU) and DRM Consortium to Partner

The Caribbean Broadcasting Union (www.caribroadcastunion.org) has become an institutional associate member of the DRM Consortium: drm.org/about-us/drm-members/. Over the years, the two organisations have shared a collegial relationship, as conveyed by Ms Sonia Gill, CBU Secretary General: “A mutually…

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Join DRM Experts at NAB Show 2022 in Las Vegas!

Unique opportunity to meet, after more than two years, DRM Experts from: Ampegon, Fraunhofer IIS, Kintronic Labs, Nautel and RFmondial.

If you also plan to attend would like to meet up? Initially, you could meet at Fraunhofer IIS booth at C3926 in central hall on Monday April 25th at 1100.

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Register for the DRM IBC Event

  The Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) Consortium invites you to the two hour session called “DRM – Advanced Radio for All” 9th September 2020 1000 – 1200 UTC

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Pakistan is Preparing for DRM

  Last Friday the first group of 30 engineering professionals of Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) successfully completed their 5-day training on Digital Radio Migration (DRM) technology,

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Pakistan’s DRM Plans

  According to sources in Islamabad the public broadcaster (PBC) unveiled its digital migration policy which was due to be approved by the Prime Minister

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KTWR December DRM Schedules

  KTWR DRM Broadcasts December 2019 Day Date Time (UTC) Freq Beam Language Programme Monday 23 December 1030-1100 13800 285 English 2019 Christmas Special Monday

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DRM Events at IBC 2019

  Under the overarching theme “DRM – Smart Radio For All” the DRM Consortium has planned for two interactive sessions to look at the practical implementation of

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DRM Recommended in South Africa

The South African Ministry of Communications has just published a policy directive on the introduction of digital sound broadcasting in the country.Comments are invited (within

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DRM Test Broadcast From KTWR Guam

DRM test broadcast from KTWR Guam on 9 – 13 January 2017.  Details as follows: Date                     9 – 13 January 2017 Time UTC            1445 –

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DRM Event at NAB 2013

The Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) Consortium event will be hosted by Nautel on Tuesday, April 9th 2013 1500 – 1700 at the Nautel Booth, C2207.

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