ViXS® XCode® 4208 Network Media processor Network Attach Storage (NAS)
System on Chip (SoC) Embraces PacketVideo's TwonkyServer
TORONTO, Jan. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - At CES 2012 ViXS Systems Inc. will be
demonstrating PacketVideo's TwonkyServer™ 6.0 connected home solution
running on it's XCode 4208 NAS SoC.
TwonkyServer from PacketVideo makes finding media and playing it back on
connected home and mobile devices as simple as drag and drop.
Adopting DLNA and other networking and streaming software this solution
provides compatibility with more devices and file formats than any
other connected home solution in the industry making the sharing of
photos, video and music a seamless experience for beginners and experts
On show at CES will be the TwonkyServer running on a video NAS base
platform based on the XCode 4208. The XCode 4208 performs all the
data and video NAS functions and hardware audio and video transcoding
functions. The TwonkyServer is performing all the home networking and
streaming management functions to DLNA based clients.
"Connected home technologies are transforming the consumer entertainment
experience as it changes the way consumers view, use and manage their
content, "said Sally Daub, ViXS president and CEO. "PacketVideo are a
leader in this field of connected home software and the combination of
our network media processing provides a very compelling solution for
our end customers".
"We have worked hand-in-hand with our manufacturer partners to ensure
TwonkyServer meets the most stringent connectivity demands in the
industry. We've developed a solution that is not only extremely
powerful and efficient, but is also simple for consumers to use and
enjoy, "said Angela Scheller, Ph.D., Vice President, Twonky Product
Group, PacketVideo."The remarkable growth and traction we've
experienced in the past year stems from consumers' increasing demand
for the highest quality media streaming experience possible across
multiple devices in the home"
About ViXS Systems Inc.
ViXS is a multimedia solutions innovator providing technologies for
processing, managing, securing and distributing high quality video and
audio allowing seamless control, conversion, and connectivity between
many classes and sizes of digital entertainment devices.
ViXS supplies advanced System-on-Chip semiconductors, software solutions
and hardware reference designs for the world's top manufacturers of
Digital TVs, DVDs, Set-top boxes, Personal Video Recorders, PCs,
Network-Attached Storage devices, Residential/Home Gateways, Blu-ray
players/recorders, as well as Broadcast and Professional Equipment
ViXS is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with global operations and
offices in Europe, Asia and North America. ViXS has filed more than 334
patents worldwide with over 103 patents being issued to date. Listed
for four years running as one of Deloitte's fastest growing North
American companies, ViXS is setting new standards in the way digital
entertainment is viewed and transmitted across an endless array of
For more information on ViXS, please visit our website: www.vixs.com.
The ViXS® logo, XCode®, XConnex™ and Xtensiv™ are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of
About Packet Video
Founded in 1998, PacketVideo is the software pioneer powering the
world's leading multimedia services on millions of home and mobile
devices. For more information, visit www.pv.com. Twonky www.twonky.com) is PV's line of consumer software.
SOURCE ViXS Systems Inc.
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