NTT Data Successfully Demonstrates Wi-Fi Multicast

Live channels broadcasted at FC Imabari Soccer Stadium using the Expway Wi-Fi Multicast Solution

Imabari,  Japan – December 20, 2015 – Expway, the wireless multicast leader and provider of LTE (Long Term Evolution) Multicast Middleware and BM-SC, today announced that NTT Data successfully broadcasted 3 live channels to football fans, during a regional football league match in Imabari Japan, with Nexus7 devices fitted with special eyeglasses.

The experiment used the latest Wi-Fi multicast technology from Expway, and 50 devices connected to a single access point. Users could watch the game live on the devices, and follow their favorite players or plays from different camera angles. Additional information on the game and the players was broadcasted simultaneously.

Following in the footsteps of similar experiments at the Open golf championship in the UK this summer, and other games in the United States and Australia, the FC Imabari Soccer Stadium is dedicated in providing its football fans enhanced game experiences using the latest cutting edge technology.

You can read the original article from NikkanSports here.