Cost-effective, complete hardware + software solution provides 10 times reduction in number of integration man hours, allowing for faster time to marketDALLAS, June 1 — (PRNewswire) — Video communications designers can now benefit from an integrated video communications solution – pre-installed software on a video processor chip, available from a single vendor. The VCE6467 Video Communications Engine from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) and RADVISION's Technology Business Unit (TBU) is a cost-conscious solution easily enabling a variety of two-way, live HD video communications applications, including video conferencing, telemedicine, digital signage and set-top boxes. This inclusive solution reduces software integration time by more than 10 times the number of man hours normally required, which significantly speeds time to market.
Based on the DaVinci™ DM6467 video processor from TI, the VCE6467 comes pre-loaded with RADVISION's video communications software and allows HD video at 720p 30 frames per second (fps) using H.264 encoding and decoding for seamless two-way communication with low-latency. Because the VCE6467 provides HD video, reduced latency and real-time communication, the end video applications allow realistic, nearly face-to-face communications, which eliminates the need for in-person meetings and helps save time and money on unnecessary travel. www.ti.com/vce6467prlp.
VCE6467 key features and benefits:
720p 30 fps H.264 video with G.711 audio with audio visual synchronization
Allows live, two-way video communications with low latency
Optional multi-protocol support (SIP, H.323)
Ability to communicate and interoperable with both SIP and H.323 devices
Media quality framework (SVC, bandwidth management, packet loss resilience)
Enables the ability to deploy product over any network, including public internet
Optional fully interoperable with all major video conferencing systems
Communicates with any video communication device available on the market
Software and support
Helping make development easier, the VCE6467 will be accompanied by documentation, software examples, training and support for customization and integration.
Pricing and availability:
Customers can begin designing by downloading the VCE6467 trial software for use on the DM6467T EVM, available for $1,995 USD. The VCE6467 will be widely available in 3Q 2010 www.ti.com/vce6467prlp.
About Texas Instruments
Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN) helps customers solve problems and develop new electronics that make the world smarter, healthier, safer, greener and more fun. A global semiconductor company, TI innovates through design, sales and manufacturing operations in more than 30 countries. For more information, go to www.ti.com.
RADVISION (Nasdaq: RVSN) is the industry's leading provider of market-proven products and technologies for unified visual communications over IP, 3G and IMS networks. With its complete set of standards-based video networking infrastructure and developer toolkits for voice, video, data and wireless communications, RADVISION is driving the unified communications evolution by combining the power of video, voice, data and wireless – for high definition video conferencing systems, innovative converged mobile services, and highly scalable video-enabled desktop platforms on IP, 3G and emerging next-generation IMS networks. To gain additional insights into our products, technology and opinions, visit community.radvision.com and blog.radvision.com. For more information about RADVISION, visit www.radvision.com.
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