ViXS Systems, a specialist in media processing solutions, has announced a collaboration with Intel to partner on Headed Video / Networking Gateway products based on the XCode 6400 media processing system-on-chip (SoC) solution for major service providers globally. ViXS provides technology for transcoding, advanced media processing, and Multimedia over Coax (MoCA). ViXS has what it claims is the only SoC commercially available with native support for High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) MAIN10 profile and Ultra HD 4Kp60.
The combined ViXS and Intel platform aims to bring unprecedented levels of performance, efficient cost, and increased capability to equipment manufacturers creating solutions for the industry’s dual transition to HEVC and Ultra HD.
“The combination of Intel’s DOCSIS and networking capabilities with ViXS advanced media processing and MoCA 2.0 completes a market leading solution for service providers looking to deploy systems with the headroom to support future services such as Ultra HD,” said Ran Senderovitz, General Manager, Intel’s Service Provider Division. “Intel is pleased to collaborate with ViXS to help the industry make the transition to critically important technologies such as HEVC and Ultra HD 4K.”