Insight to IBOC

The DAB Answer Series is a series of supplements dedicated to the technology of digital audio broadcasting.


Insight to IBOC 23 - Nov 2010 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 23rd installment, which looks at the data capability of HD Radio and details a Worldband Media HD Radio multicast channel.

Insight to IBOC 22 - Aug 2010 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 22nd installment, which looks inside assymentrical sidebands and data tagging.

Insight to IBOC 21 - May 2010 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 21st installment, which looks at the technology behind the Myat Lo-Loss Solution, the HD Radio installation at Mississippi Public Radio and a current count of station in the HD Radio rollout.

Insight to IBOC 20 - Feb 2010 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 20th installment, which looks at the progress on the HD Radio electronic program guide, and sees how WFMT Chicago installed HD Radio.

Insight to IBOC 19 - May 2009 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 19th installment. This issue discusses the electronic program guide project, provides an update on the elevated digital sideband proposal, and looks at the 1,000 multicast streams.

Insight to IBOC 18 - Feb 2009 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 18th installment. This issue looks outlines how the Nautel Power Boost works, and provides insight into targeted ads with HD Radio.

Insight to IBOC 17 - Nov 2008 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 17th installment. This issue looks at the NPR Labs' analysis of IBOC coverage and interference, IBOC around the world, and a look at the state of awareness of HD Radio.

Insight to IBOC 16 - Aug 2008 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 16th installment. This issue looks at the considerations for elevated IBOC sidebands, the Broadcaster Traffic Consortium, Itunes tagging and youth interest in HD Radio.

Insight to IBOC 15 - May 2008 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 15th installment. This issue looks at the CBS Radio tests to evaluate building penetrations of increased HD Radio sidebands, the top 10 tips to implementing IBOC, and a review of the state of the HD Radio rollout.

Insight to IBOC 14 - Feb 2008 

The RADIO magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 14th installment. This issue looks at the NPR Labs tests to evaluate HD Radio coverage, the news from CES and examines the adoption rates of HD Radio and satellite radio.

Insight to IBOC 13 - Nov 2007 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 13th installment. This issue explores the details behind HD Radio tagging, explains the extended hybrid operating mode, talks to Citadel's Martin Stabbert about AM IBOC at night, and compares various studies about HD Radio awareness.

Insight to IBOC 12 - Aug 2007 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 12th installment. This issue examines conditional access for HD Radio, concludes the interview with Glynn Walden on the earliest tests with IBOC, and compares HD Radio awareness vs. interest.

Insight to IBOC 11 - May 2007 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 11th installment. This issue explores ideas to implement surround sound, includes an interview with Glynn Walden on the earliest tests with IBOC, and quantifies the status of the HD Radio transition.

Insight to IBOC 10 - Feb 2007 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the 10th installment. This issue looks at the HD Radio network toplogy and how it works. We also speak with Steve Fluker, co-chairman of the NTSC's Surround Task Group on the surround practices paper that the group developed.

Insight to IBOC 9 - Nov 2006 

The Radio magazine DAB Answer series continues with the ninth installment. This issue looks at WGUC's transition to transmitting a surround signal, the transition to digital for Wisconsin Public Radio, and some insight into the transition approach for the Lincoln Financial Group stations.

Insight to IBOC 8 - Aug 2006 

Part of the Radio magazine DAB Answer Series, the eighth installment of this recurring supplement focuses on multicast audio (supplemental audio channel) technology for IBOC.

Insight to IBOC 7 - May 2006 

Part of the Radio magazine DAB Answer Series, the seventh installment of this recurring supplement provides a primer on the HD Radio system, which includes an overview of the components within. It also details the NPR Labs reception test of the Boston Acoustics Recepter HD radio receiver, and an interview with Gary Kline, the chairman of the HD Digital Radio Alliance Engineering Cooperative.

Insight to IBOC 6 - Feb 2006 

Part of the Radio magazine DAB Answer Series, the sixth installment of this recurring supplement looks into four different kinds of IBOC implementations. It also continues our coverage of production tips for surround. Also, look for a brief Q&A with the president of the HD Digital Radio Alliance, Peter Ferrara.

Insight to IBOC 5 - Nov 2005 

Part of the Radio magazine DAB Answer Series, the fifth installment of this recurring supplement focuses on the issues of working with surround in a production environment and a discussion of the MPEG Surround encoding system.

Insight to IBOC 4 - Aug 2005 

Part of the Radio magazine DAB Answer Series, the fourth installment of this recurring supplement focuses on the issues of working with surround and provides a case study on multicasting.

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