Overview of Standards and Technical Reports

Overview of ARIB Standards (STD-B1)

1. Overview

STD Number ARIB STD-B1
Standard Name Digital Receiver for Digital Satellite Broadcasting Services Using Communication Satellites
Enactment Date 05.29.1996
General Description

This standard specifies basic functions, rated values and recommended performance regarding apparatuses for the narrow band CS digital broadcasting and the advanced narrow band CS digital broadcasting.

This standard is applied to the apparatus for CS digital broadcasting ( including a digital signal decoder and a descrambler) with the narrow band transmission system using the 27 MHz frequency bandwidth at 12.2 GHz ~12.75 GHz and the apparatus for CS digital broadcasting ( including a digital signal decoder and a descrambler) with the advanced narrow band transmission system using the 27 MHz frequency bandwidth at 12.2 GHz ~12.75 GHz


 Keywords

Keyword Description
BS

Abbreviation of Broadcasting Satellite

Satellite broadcasting services in the frequency band of 11.7-12.2 GHz based on the channel plan or satellite for broadcasting

CA

Abbreviation of Conditional Access

Conditional reception for pay broadcasting or reception system

CAT

Abbreviation of Conditional Access Table

Transmission control signal used in the multiplex system, which is the table for transmission of information relating to conditional access

CS

Abbreviation of Communication Satellite

Satellite communication services in the frequency band of 12.2-12.275 GHz or satellite for communication

CS-IF Signals of 1 GHz frequency band which is received and converted in a CS converter
DIRD

Abbreviation of Digital Integrated Receiver Decoder

Tuner of satellite broadcasting apparatus including decoder and descramble circuit for digital signals

DVB-S

Abbreviation of DVB-Satellite

Specifications for digital satellite broadcasting and satellite communication established by DVB

DVB-S.2 Transmission standard of satellite broadcasting specified by ETSI (European Telecommunication Standard Institute), which is an upper standard of DVB-S
DVB-SI

Abbreviation of DVB-Service Information

Multiplex information and service information on transmitted programs, specified by DVB

EIRP

Abbreviation of Effective Isotropic Radiation Power

Multiplication of transmission power and antenna gain indicating effective transmission power for specified area

ECM

Abbreviation of Entitlement Control Message

Common information regarding conditional access

EMM

Abbreviation of Entitlement Management Message

Individual information regarding conditional access

FEC

Abbreviation of Forward Error Correction

Bit error correction based on a certain algorism in a receiver or coding methods of bit error correction

FS

Abbreviation of Full Scale

Maximum level of analog signals to be digitized

H.264|MPEG-4 AVC Video coding method standardized for higher coding efficiency than MPEG-2 Video and MPEG-4 Visual
HDMI Multimedia interface based on the High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) established by HDMI Licensing, LLC
MP@ML

Abbreviation of Main Profile at Main Level

Coding mode defined with the combination of coding structure and pixel number in the video coding method specified by MPEG-2 Video

NIT

Abbreviation of Network Information Table

Transmission control signal used in a multiplex system, which is the table for transmission of information relating to physical conditions of frequency, modulation method, etc. used in a network

PAT

Abbreviation of Program Association Table

Transmission control signal used in a multiplex system, which is the table indicating PID of packets to transmit NIT and PMT

PID

Abbreviation of Packet Identifier

Identifier of a TS packet

PMT

Abbreviation of Program Map Table

Transmission control signal used in a multiplex system, which is the table indicating PID of packets to transmit program elements and clock

PSI

Abbreviation of Program Specific Information

Signals regarding transmission control comprised of NIT, PAT, CAT and PMT

QAM

Abbreviation of Quadrature Amplitude Modulation

Multilevel digital modulation method utilizing phase and amplitude

QPSK

Abbreviation of Quadrature Phase Shift Keying

Digital phase modulation method utilizing 4 phases

RS

Abbreviation of Reed Solomon

Block error correction code

SMATV

Abbreviation of Satellite Master Antenna TV

Satellite community reception system sharing receiving antenna in an apartment house

SMD

Abbreviation of System Management Descriptor

Descriptor discriminating broadcasting and non broadcasting with the multiplex system in Japan

SMid

Abbreviation of System Management identifier

Identifier for broadcasting or non broadcasting transmitted by SMD

TS

Abbreviation of Transport Stream

Packet stream used in a multiplex system


2. Amendment History

Ver. Amendment or Enactment Date Amendment summary
3.1 07.03.2015 - Amendment to clarify the output level in playback of 2 channel stereo signals with mono of audio mode
3.0 07.31.2014

- Addition of receiving function of 4k broadcasting using the HEVC video coding to the specifications of apparatus for CS digital broadcasting using the advanced narrow band transmission system (Part 2) in accordance with the amendment of the Ministry of internal Affairs and Communication ordinance

HEVC: High Efficiency Video Coding

2.2 12.18.2012 - Amendment and addition in accordance with ministry ordinances and notifications, in compliance with the amendment of the broadcasting act and the revision of document numbers of DVB-S.2 which is the transmission standard of satellite broadcasting specified by ETSI and is referred to by this standard
2.1 12.16.2009

- Change of ARIB STD-B32 from related documents to conformed documents

- Change of references from “operational guideline of H.264|MPEG-4 AVC” (addendum C in Part 2) to Chapter 1 of STD-B32

2.0 03.14.2007 - Addition of “Receiving Apparatus for Advanced Narrow Band CS Digital Broadcasting” as Part 2. Part 1 is changed and updated in accordance with Version of 1.4.
1.4 05.31.2001 - Addition of the Annex table in foreword
1.3 10.26.1999 - Amendment regarding high speed digital interface
1.2 05.29.1998 - Addition of serial interface (IEEE 1394) to Chapter 8
1.1 01.27.1998 - Addition of Chapter 7
1.0 05.29.1996 Enactment

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