Multicast Technical trial
The BBC & ITV intend to test the technical possibilities of streaming more of their TV channels via broadband. We intend to Multicast these. This should result in a higher quality viewer experience. We are running this technical trial to seek some feedback about the quality and availability of these TV channels. Please check the steps below to take part in the Multicasting trial.
1. Check your status
To take part in the Multicast Technical trial, you need to:
2. Check your ISP
Unless you subscribe to one of the Multicast-enabled ISPs listed below, we do not believe you will be able to receive the channels.
Even if you do subscribe to one of these ISPs you may have to configure your hardware and/or let your ISP know in order to receive these multicast channels. We will add any information we have about this to the links below. If you are having any issues accessing these multicast channels with these ISPs, please contact them through the links here.
If you are with a multicast-enabled ISP that is not on the above list, please let us know. It's simple to give us your feedback.
If your ISP is not on this list, please check out our FAQ about multicasting and contacting your ISP.