TORONTO, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - PROFIT Magazine today ranked ViXS No 470
on the 25th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing
Companies. Published in the summer issue of PROFIT Magazine and online
at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over
a five year period.
ViXS, a leader in the development and deployment of semiconductor System
on Chip (SoC) solutions for the advanced consumer electronics
multimedia and broadcasting market, made the PROFIT 500 list with
five-year revenue growth of 62%.
"To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Canada, the PROFIT 500
has expended to recognize the entrepreneurial achievements of more than
500 Canadian companies," said Ian Portsmouth, Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT
magazine. "PROFIT is proud to now showcase Canada's forward-thinking
small business entrepreneurs and honor their talent for innovation."
"On behalf of ViXS employees and our customers I am extremely delighted
to be listed on the prestigious PROFIT 500 ranking," said Sally Daub,
President and CEO, ViXS. "This achievement comes as recognition for the
hard work and dedication of our team and recognition worldwide for our
products and leading edge technology".
ViXS has been leading the semiconductor industry with innovations in
media processing solutions for over a decade, and is the clear leader
with over 30 million silicon SoCs deployed to date. By investing
relentlessly in research and development, ViXS has consistently
delivered key new technologies and solutions for the consumer
electronics and broadcaster service provider markets worldwide.
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About ViXS Systems Inc.
ViXS is the semiconductor pioneer in designing and developing
high-performance media solutions for the consumer electronics and video
service provider industries. With over 422 patents issued and pending
worldwide, ViXS has been recognized with a number of industry awards
for innovation. ViXS is the world leader in transcoder deployments with
over 30 million shipments to date, and still growing.
ViXS has a comprehensive portfolio of products to meet the diverse needs
of the global media industry. Portfolio highlights include the most
advanced dense transcoder available for cloud-based solutions, as well
as SoC's for home devices capable of doing the most simultaneous number
of HD streams in the industry. Moreover, ViXS is the only company to
have integrated transcoding and Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA)
technologies to create the lowest-cost media gateway capable of
delivering premium content to consumer IP devices, such as the iPad,
inside and outside of the home.
ViXS has three primary product lines: XCode, XCodePro and XConnex. The
XCode family of media processors range from stand-alone transcoding
chips to full SoC solutions, each capable of handling from one to four
simultaneous HD-to-HD transcodes. XCodePro products address the
professional enterprise market and are being deployed today for
cloud-based media streaming services. The XConnex product line is for
communications devices, including MoCA 1.1 and 2.0 solutions.
Additionally, ViXS customers are provided with a robust software
development kit known as Xtensiv.
ViXS is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with global operations and
offices in Europe, Asia and North America. For more information on
ViXS, visit our website: www.vixs.com.
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.
SOURCE: ViXS Systems Inc.
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