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Institut für Rundfunktechnik GmbH

Floriansmuehlstrasse 60

D-80939 Munich



Phone: +49 (0)89 32399-0


Registergericht München HRB 5191

Steuer-Nr. 143/237/40101

Ust-ID DE 129 521 727


Legal Representative

Mr. Michael Hagemeyer


Public Relations

Thomas Schierbaum




The content and structure of the websites are protected by copyright. The reproduction, distribution and publication of all content and structural elements, audio, video, text, images, graphics, animation and design elements, requires the written consent of the IRT. This applies in particular to the transfer to private or commercial websites.


Links to other websites

The jurisdiction in Germany has decided that somebody can be responsible for the contents of foreign sides, which are attainable over a link on the own website. According to the court, this can only be avoided by expressly distancing oneself from the contents of the linked pages.

The following therefore applies to all existing links on the IRT website: IRT has no influence on the design and content of external sites that can be reached via a link and accepts no liability whatsoever. We expressly distance ourselves from all content on such sites.

IRT regularly checks and updates the content of its websites. Despite all due care, changes may have occurred in the meantime. Therefore, no guarantee or other liability can be assumed for the topicality and completeness of the content made available.



IRT cannot guarantee the success of the downloads or the functionality of downloaded products on your system. In case of problems please contact:

Downloads only entitle the user to private or other personal use of the products offered for download as well as copies produced therefrom. Any other use requires the prior written consent of IRT.


Contact us

If you have any comments or questions about the IRT website, please contact .


Privacy and data protection notice

The Institut für Rundfunktechnik GmbH, Floriansmuehlstrasse 60, 80939 Munich, Germany (hereinafter referred to as “we” or “IRT”) is the operator of this website and responsible for the personal data of users (hereinafter referred to as “you”) on this website. In some cases, the services provided on our website require the collection of personal data. Personal data is information that can be used to disclose your identity, such as your full name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address. We would like to inform you about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data on our website with the following privacy policy.

1. Data we collect

1.1 When using our website

Every time you access our web pages or retrieve files, you submit data to our servers. In order to fulfil our legal obligation under the data protection law, which also includes the guarantee of confidentiality, integrity and availability of the personal data processed by us, we store the following data in a protocol:

  • Date and time of the request
  • The requested URL
  • Page from which the URL was requested (so-called referrer URL)
  • Status of the request (file transfer, file not found, etc. so-called HTTP status code)
  • web browser and operating system used
  • IP address of the requesting device (for a maximum of 7 days)
  • amount of data transferred

Access is logged to ensure stability and security of our systems and to protect our services against possible external attacks. In addition, the data will be used to present our website in the most effective and attractive way, to continuously improve it and to expand our offerings. The data in the protocol are without any direct personal reference and are processed only for internal use. We will not disclose them to any third parties. The data will not be used to personally identify the visitor of our website and they will not be merged with other data. The records of the IP addresses are deleted after 7 days. In rare situations, it may be necessary to temporarily collect additional data, to ensure the operation and security of the service. Any such logs will be deleted immediately after the issue has been resolved.

The legal basis for this processing is Article 6(1)(f) GDPR. Our interests (in terms of Article 6(1)(f) GDPR) are the operation of our systems and the implementation of the protection goals confidentiality, integrity and availability.

1.2 Contact and information requirements

When you contact us or request information, we use your data to process your request correctly. If we cannot process your request ourselves (for example, for inquiries partner companies), we forward the request to the respective third party. We will ask for your approval in advance. Inquiries received by us can be stored in our CRM system. The CRM system is regularly checked to see if data can be deleted. If data for a customer relationship is no longer required or does not outweigh any conflicting interests of the customer, we will delete the data, as far as there are no legal requirements for storage.

The legal basis for this processing is Article 6(1)(f) GDPR. We assume that the processing is in your interest (in terms of Article 6(1)(f) GDPR). Our interest is the communication with customers and interested parties.

1.3 Matomo (formerly Piwik)

Our website uses Matomo, an open-source software for the statistical analysis of visitor access. Cookies are not used with Matomo. The usage information is transmitted to our server and stored for usage analysis purposes, which helps us to optimize the website. Your IP address will be immediately anonymized during this process so that you remain anonymous to us as a user. The server on which the statistical data is stored is operated by us in our own computer centre in Germany.

The legal basis for this processing is Article 6(1)(f) GDPR. Our interest (in terms of Article 6(1)(f) GDPR) is the statistical analysis of the usage behaviour for optimization and marketing purposes.

2. Details about the external services – YouTube

We are using the YouTube player to integrate various videos into our pages. We are using the “extended privacy mode” of YouTube. Using this mode, YouTube only collects data from our visitors after a video is started. The data collected by YouTube is not passed on to us. YouTube, which is operated by Google LLC, Mountain View, California, USA, is subject to Google’s privacy policy. More information about how Google collects and handles your data can be found in the Google Privacy Policy at Google’s reasonable level of privacy is guaranteed by its participation in the Privacy Shield and the privacy and data security measures taken by Google.

3. Recipients and transfer of data

We do not disclose your personal data to third parties, unless this privacy policy governs otherwise, you have consented to the data transfer or we are entitled or obliged by law and / or official or judicial orders to disclose this data. Also, your data will not be disclosed to third parties for their advertising purposes. However, we may use service providers. It may happen, that a service provider receives knowledge of personal data. We carefully select our service providers – in particular with regard to data protection and data security – and take all data protection measures necessary for permissible data processing.

4. Security of our systems

We secure our website and other systems through technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification or dissemination of your data by unauthorized persons. These are adjusted according to the current state of the art. As far as possible we offer all our services with a transport encryption (HTTPS). We recommend that you keep your Internet browser up-to-date so that your data can be transmitted securely.

5. Technical operation of our systems

The servers providing our services are mainly operated in our own data centre in Munich. A processing of your personal data in a so-called third country outside the European Union does not take place through us.

6. Your rights

You have the right to demand confirmation as to whether we process your personal data. If this is the case, you are entitled to receive information about this personal data. We may request additional data from you to verify your identity.

Furthermore, you have the right to rectification, deletion or restriction of processing, as far as you are legally entitled.

You also have the right to object to the processing within the scope of the legal requirements. The same applies to a right to data portability.

Please send these requests by e-mail to or as a letter to
Institut für Rundfunktechnik GmbH
Floriansmuehlstrasse 60
80939 Munich

If you have any questions regarding the processing of your personal data or data protection at the IRT, please contact our Data Protection Officer (see Section 8).

If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection laws, you are entitled to complain to a data protection authority. For example, you can contact our data protection authority:

Der Rundfunkdatenschutzbeauftragte
von BR, SR, WDR, Deutschlandradio und ZDF
Dr. Reinhart Binder
Marlene-Dietrich-Allee 20
14482 Potsdam

7. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time with future effect. A current version is available on the website.

Version: August 02, 2019

8. Our Data Protection Officer

Institut für Rundfunktechnik GmbH
– Data Protection Officer –
Floriansmuehlstrasse 60
80939 Munich
Phone: +49 (0) 89 32399-0