Comprising of EE, Telstra, KT and Verizon, the LTE-Broadcast Alliance would be working to develop standards and new technology. The Alliance would be looking to add operators, device manufacturers and chipset makers as members.
The technology will enable service providers to transmit a single stream of data to numerous mobile users in an area. This would make it more efficient than the traditional system of sending multiple signals to multiple users. Besides video, the technology can use be used for air device updates and as service platform for IoT connectivity. The Alliance will towards increasing awareness of this technology.