International Journal of Education and Management Engineering(IJEME)

ISSN: 2305-3623 (Print), ISSN: 2305-8463 (Online)

Published By: MECS Press

IJEME Vol.2, No.11, Nov. 2012

The Design and Implementation of Electronic Program Guide In Digital TV Set-Top-Box

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Yu-bao Cui,Li Zhao,Li-yuan Liu,Hua-ling Chen

Index Terms

Set-top-box;demultiplexing;EPG;program management


EPG system is very important for Set-Top-Box of digital TV. At first, this article briefly introduces the business information standard of digital TV. Then, the paper mainly discusses the system structure of EPG in digital TV set-top-box. Three main layers of this struture, including Application layer, realization layer and driver layer, are described one by one. Most important is that the design and implementation of EPG management module has been discussed, especially management of program subscription and management of Timer.

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Yu-bao Cui,Li Zhao,Li-yuan Liu,Hua-ling Chen,"The Design and Implementation of Electronic Program Guide In Digital TV Set-Top-Box", IJEME, vol.2, no.11, pp.56-61, 2012.


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