April 19, 2016
Santa Clara, CA – Ittiam Systems, a leading provider of video and audio encoding, decoding, transcoding and streaming technologies to the broadcast media industry, today announced that Imagine Communications has licensed its H.265/HEVC Encoders and Decoders to include in the latest versions of products based on the ZeniumTM platform.
Imagine Communications will use Ittiam’s i265 suite of H.265/HEVC products comprising of Pristine Quality Encoder (i265-PQ) for offline encoding, High Speed Encoder (i265-HS) for real time and dense encoding applications, Adaptive Bit Rate (ABR) creation (MBR and MRES) for simultaneous multi-bitrate file generation and Professional Decoder to encode, decode, transcode and stream H.265 content in HD and 4K/UHD resolutions.
“We are delighted to work with Imagine Communications, a global leader in video solutions for the media and entertainment, MVPD and enterprise markets”, said Dirk Peters, Senior Vice President of Sales at Ittiam. “Our i265 family of codecs have consistently provided an ideal balance of quality and performance thereby delivering real cost benefits to our customers in deploying H.265. Imagine Communications’ selection of Ittiam’s codecs for their products is further testament to the industry-wide recognition that our i265 product line has garnered”.
“The Ittiam i265 family of HEVC encoders and decoders are a solid addition to the Zenium platform,” said Brick Eksten, Chief Product Officer at Imagine Communications. “The seamless integration of the technology into the Zenium software framework speaks to the future-proof nature of the platform, which allows media companies to quickly adapt to evolving market dynamics and deploy new services with unparalleled speed, reliability and flexibility.”
Ittiam will be showcasing the latest versions of its i265 family of H.265 codecs for the broadcast industry at the upcoming NAB 2016 at its booth SU14213. Imagine Communications will be demonstrating the latest versions of products based on the ZeniumTM platform with HDR HEVC enabled by Ittiam’s i265 in its booth N2502.
Ittiam Systems is a global technology company with deep R&D driven solutions for media creation, management and consumption. Ittiam provides advanced media codecs, software development platforms, systems and workflows for embedded and online applications. Its solutions are at the heart of tens of millions of lifestyle products that drive mobility, content access, networking and sharing.