VITEC Acquires H.264 Encoding Provider Telairity
VITEC announced that it has acquired Telairity, a provider of H.264 encoding workflow solutions to broadcasters worldwide.
“The strategic acquisition of Telairity further strengthens VITEC’s position in the broadcast market,” says Mark D’Addio, VITEC’s senior vice president, sales and marketing. “VITEC’s HEVC technology and streaming expertise address a growing need for broadcasters to reduce bandwidth requirements while maximizing video quality.”
Matt McKee, formerly at Telairity, has joined VITEC as director of broadcast sales. He adds, “Telairity customers have been asking for a compelling reason to upgrade their broadcast links. VITEC HEVC solutions offer the highest levels of network efficiency, video quality, and reliability especially for Digital Satellite News Gathering (DSNG) and contribution applications.”
VITEC HEVC technology and solutions make it more efficient than ever to deliver the highest- quality IPTV streams over satellite links, private networks, and the internet. Powered by VITEC HEVC GEN2+, an all-hardware compression chip, MGW Ace Encoder sets new industry standards in video quality, bit rate, and latency. This encoder provides HEVC video quality up to 4:2:2 10-bit and an encoding latency down to 10ms in ultra-low latency (ULL) mode for an impressive 65ms glass-to-glass latency.