Ittiam IP Enabled Smartphones and Tablets Cross 10 Million Units in 12-Months

Ittiam IP Enabled Smartphones and Tablets Cross 10 Million Units in 12-Months

September 08, 2011

This milestone represents rapid adoption of Ittiam multimedia solutions

Bangalore, India September 8, 2011 –Ittiam Systems today announced that the number of Smartphones and Tablets shipped by its customers exceeded 10 million units in a short span of 12-months.

Founded in 2001, Ittiam has been a leading supplier of media processing and communication technologies for a wide range of products. Ittiam has recently introduced its high definition video and advanced audio technologies for smartphones and tablets. The first smartphones with Ittiam 720p Video for Player and Camcorder applications shipped in June 2010. Since then, several top tier customers worldwide have produced numerous handset and tablet models with Ittiam’s 720p video and advanced audio software. Based on the customer production data Ittiam has received for the 12-month period from June 2010 to June 2011, more than 10 million high end smartphones and tablets have been sold by its customers. In addition to delivering the core multimedia IP, Ittiam accelerated customers’ time-to-market by providing associated middleware, critical use case applications and integration support.

“Not only are the markets for Smartphones and Tablets exploding, but we are also seeing a significant increase in the number of players manufacturing mobile products. They have a strong need to differentiate by enabling smart technologies and new features in their devices. This trend is driving the adoption of Ittiam’s next generation audio, video, acoustics and camera technologies”, commented Marc Guillaumet, Vice President of Marketing.

“High end video and audio have given us the best launching pad into this exciting market segment. We are already on our way to augment these offerings with next generation imaging and video communication features that will help our customers offer compelling applications to end users”, said Srini Rajam, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ittiam Systems. “We expect the end product units with our technologies to grow at an even faster pace in the next 2-3 years.”, he added.

About Ittiam Systems Private Limited

Ittiam Systems Private Limited, headquartered in Bangalore, is a technology product company singularly focused on embedded systems in media processing and communication. The company operates through its network of offices and representatives around the world. Ittiam has a customer base of over 400 companies distributed across U.S., Europe, Japan and Asia. Since 2004 the company has been consistently rated as the ‘World’s Most Preferred DSP IP Supplier’ in the annual surveys conducted by Forward Concepts Incorporated. In 2005 Ittiam had been selected by Red Herring into the top 100 private companies in Asia. In 2007, Ittiam received the NASSCOM India IT Innovation Award, a prestigious recognition of the company’s innovative product designs. Ittiam’s video communication solution with embedded bridge was selected as 2010 Product of the Year by TMC.

For more details, visit www.ittiam.com.


Samir Dhond