Digital Video Recording — What will it Do for the Broadcaster?

Author(s): Edward H. Herlihy
Publisher: Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers
Publication Date: 1 February 1979
Conference Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Conference Date: 3 February 1979
Page(s): 146 - 150
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-61482-908-9
DOI: 10.5594/M00426



The purpose of this dissertation is to explore what and how broadcasters in the United States think about digital video recording. The paper will examine requirements that broadcasters envision, including features, operating costs, maintainability, interfacing and finally, general observations and views of format and timing of introduction of a viable, digital video recorder.