Topics to Include Ultra HD 4K, High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) 10-Bit, and Higher Fidelity Video
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 28, 2014) - ViXS Systems Inc. (TSX: VXS), a pioneer and leader in media processing solutions, is pleased to announced that Indra Laksono, CTO of ViXS Systems Inc., has been invited to speak at SES ASTRA's Industry Days on April 3, 2014 in Luxembourg. Mr. Laksono is a leading expert on Ultra HD and HEVC, and was instrumental with his contributions in the development of the H.265 HEVC Main10 Profile. Mr. Laksono will be speaking on the topics of Ultra HD 4K, HEVC and Higher Fidelity Video with higher dynamic range.
About ViXS Systems Inc.
ViXS is the pioneer and market leader in designing revolutionary media processing semiconductor solutions for the broadcasting and consumer electronics industries, with over 447 patents issued and pending worldwide, numerous industry awards for innovation, and over 29 million media processor shipments to date. ViXS is driving the transition to Ultra HD 4K across the entire content value chain by providing professional and consumer grade chipsets that support the new High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) standard up to Main 10 Profile, reducing bandwidth consumption by 50% while providing the depth of color and image clarity needed to take advantage of higher-resolution content. ViXS' XCodePro 300 family is ideal for Ultra HD 4K infrastructure equipment, and the XCode 6000 family of system-on-chip (SoC) products achieve unprecedented levels of integration that enable manufacturers to create cost-effective consumer entertainment devices. ViXS built the XCode 6403 SOC. XCode 6403 is the first production silicon in the world capable of decoding H.265 HEVC 4Kp60 Main10 video in real time.
ViXS is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with offices in Europe, Asia and North America. VIXS™, the ViXS® logo, XCode®, XCodePro™, XConnex™ and Xtensiv™ are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of ViXS. Other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For more information on ViXS, visit our website: www.vixs.com.