SMATV stands for Satellite Master Antenna Television, and refers to a system that uses multiple satellite to broadcast television and sound signals to create a single integrated cable signal for distribution to households or offices within a building or multiple buildings, especially to Hotels, Apartments, Offices etc.
IPTV System is defined as secure & reliable delivery to subscribers of entertainment video and related services. These services may include, for example, Live TV, Video On Demand (VOD) and Interactive TV (iTV).
These services are delivered across an IP network to transport the audio, video & control signals.
In contrast to Video over the Public Internet, with IPTV Deployments, Network Security & Performance are tightly managed to ensure a superior entertainment experience, resulting in a compelling business environment for content providers, advertisers and customers alike.