Michael Childers, Lufthansa Systems
DCMWG Charter/Mission Statement:
The purpose of the work of DCMWG is to establish a standard digital content delivery system for inflight entertainment. The objective of this work is to develop a cost-effective & non-proprietary, secured digital IFE infrastructure allowing for a single metadata methodology of existing encoding methods with secure content preparation and delivery (including existing methods and over a network) for playback creating an environment fostering competition and encouraging participation. These specifications will leverage existing and emerging standards where appropriate. This project may be subdivided.