The industry of television broadcasting is changing. After the explosion of channels following the arrival of cable TV, content distribution toward the Internet and the various mobile platforms poses new challenges to the industry. Indeed, there is no standardization for the distribution format on these new platforms. Also, while advertising revenues are growing on the alternative channels, they are not at the same level as traditional media.
At the same time, new workflows based on standard IT practices are emerging. Technologies and know-how specific to information technology are increasingly used in the broadcast industry: server virtualization, data storage, IP networking, etc.