The R&D department of the technical
The R&D department of the technical deputy in the IRIB is a supporting unit which encourages the self-sufficiency and innovation culture among internal experts, institutes and knowledge-based companies. This department began its activities related to broadcast industry at 1997. As the time passed, its working areas are expanded to broadcast and broadband domains such as IP based production systems, communication technologies, audio and video content distributing equipment, value added services like IPTV, OTT, social TV, hybrid broadcast-broadband and so on. Research and development activities could be classified in providing strategic and practical researches, technology trend monitoring, internal production, executing pilot experiments and cooperating technical committees. Till now, a lot of successful projects have been operated, such as DSNG antenna, Master Control System, DVBT transmitters, Comprehensive Intercom System, Industrial UPS, Switches, Comprehensive New Media Architecture, Social TV and Hbb pilot.
The R&D missions are defined in order to support the self-sufficiency and innovation culture among all internal experts, institutes and knowledge-based companies. The main mission are provided in the followings: 1. Developing long-term practical strategies related to technical deputy working areas and new media 2. Providing practical research outcomes as referable documents in technical deputy 3. Facilitating capabilities to produce internal products and technology transfer 4. Determining evaluation parameters and identifying the potential companies 5. Trend monitoring and foresight media broadcast technologies 6. Knowledge production and presenting relative innovations 7. Executing pilot experiments in media technologies (R&D laboratory or field study) 8. Developing customized technical standard documents in the working fields of technical deputy and new media 9. Creating effective relationship with relative experts, academics, knowledge-based companies.
The Mission of the R&D Departments could be gained by the definite duties which are defined as: 1- Providing strategic and practical researches 2- Technology trend monitoring and foresight 3- Customized internal production in accordance with national requirements 4- Executing pilot experiments 5- Cooperating technical committees in broadcast industry and release outcomes