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Live sports broadcasting in 2021- is it time to be experimental?

With the uncertainty surrounding live events in 2021, Arqiva’s Chris Alner looks at the broadcast challenges of a congested and fluid sporting calendar and asks whether winning strategies will be defined by conventional wisdom or experimental thinking.

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Realising the benefits of remote production

In this article for TVB Europe, Greg Burns looks at how remote production is helping broadcasters and content producers keep consumers entertained.

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The evolution of water metering

Identifying and resolving leaks in the network is of paramount importance for water companies and customers. Metering is a key tool in achieving that, even more so if it's smart.

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Lessons learned from smart water trials

Trials help to prove the value of a product or service. After many such trials for water companies in the UK, what have we learnt and how can those lessons benefit our customers?

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Assuring global linear channel delivery through the cloud

Few doubt the ability of the cloud to reduce cost, increase agility and add flexibility to operations. But what about service assurance?

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How cloud innovation is set to deliver on-the-ground business impact

Every broadcaster and content owner has a cloud strategy, or is likely to be evaluating the need to employ one. Now there’s a simple way of making it an operational reality.

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Delivering live sports and events through the cloud

For global sports broadcasters and rights holders, getting their live events in front of the biggest audiences is the whole ball game

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Celebrating Women in Engineering Day

This Women in Engineering Day, Bethany Preston considers how barriers are being broken down, and what more can be done.

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The new normal in contribution and distribution

There’s nothing ‘normal’ about the world we’re waking up to every morning. The coronavirus pandemic has made sure of that and looks likely to continue to influence industry thinking around agility, business continuity and disaster recovery for some time to come.

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Return to radio

With a quarter of the world’s population on lockdown, people are falling back on old habits.

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Assuring availability and security in Smart Water Networks

Arqiva’s end-to-end approach to security, availability and disaster recovery protects investments and ensures water companies and their customers can face their smart future with confidence.

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Planning your Smart Water Network...the Arqiva way

Arqiva’s network and radio planning underpins the successful collection, processing and delivery of millions of Smart Water Meter (SWM) readings every day.

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Examining the latest developments in a surprising year of sport

As 2019 paid testament to the continued strength of linear TV, the increasing influence of digital disruptors, and the power of new players on the field we take a look ahead to what this means for 2020 and beyond.

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Second generation smart meters pass 2 million mark – top 10 localities revealed

The Smart Data Communications Company (DCC) has announced that its 2 millionth second-generation smart meter (SMETS2) was installed on Saturday 07 September by British Gas in Carshalton, Surrey.

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Women in Engineering Day 2019

To celebrate this year’s Women in Engineering Day, engineers Bethany Preston and Nicola Parr tell us about their experiences in the industry – and why you shouldn’t let your gender put you off.

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Utilities and IoT: Securing the future today

Arqiva’s Chief Information Security Officer, Denis Onuoha, emphasises the importance of safeguarding the utility industry’s smart networks.

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700MHz Clearance: A focus on airworks

With more than 50 cleared main stations and over 350 cleared relay sites under our belts, Arqiva is making steady progress freeing up the 700MHz band.

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Innovation in radio transmission disaster recovery

Unexpected distribution outages are inevitable from time to time, but disruptions like these needn’t have a prolonged impact to service or listeners.

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Empowering tomorrow’s industry experts: Arqiva Apprenticeships today

As the Arqiva apprenticeship scheme enters its second decade, its latest round of applications has attracted more aspiring broadcasting and telecommunications professionals than ever before.

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Future thinking in the Smart Water sector

We’ve already seen evidence from smart water’s early adopters that dedicated network connectivity can make a real difference in the utilities sector.