IDT’s ASIC and x86-based software products offer complete multi-format, feature rich solutions with high-quality H.264 / MPEG-2 / HEVC-encoding, high-density, any-format-to-any-format transcoding, as well as the ability to manipulate video content for multi-screen applications. Our solutions support advanced pre-processing, digital program insertion and comprehensive audio/ancillary data/mux system level features.

With over two decades of video quality leadership and technology innovation, IDT is a market leader in professional video silicon and software-based encoding and transcoding. IDT provides top of the line products, tools, and technologies for the entire video content creation and distribution chain – from low-latency contribution and production, through high-quality distribution over cable, satellite and IPTV, to over-the-top (OTT) video streaming.

Software Broadcast Solutions

IDT leverages generations of market-proven, broadcast quality technology to offer software transcoder and encoder products designed to run on server-class x86 COTS platforms.

ASIC Broadcast Solutions

IDT’s current generation ASIC is the D7Pro – an advanced hardware encoder chip for H.264 and MPEG-2 HD/SD broadcast applications, providing industry-leading video quality encoding, and the most complete silicon solution on the market. The D7Pro is a highly flexible platform with multiple processing cores, incorporating video, audio, data, and multiplexing in a small footprint. With an extensive features set, the D7Pro is the ideal solution for primary and secondary distribution applications, as well as contribution applications up to 4:2:2 10-bit.

The IDT Video Product Advantage

  • Enables low risk, fast-to-market product introduction
  • Supports feature-rich control APIs targeted to broadcast customers
  • H.264 and MPEG-2, HD and SD, CBR and VBR support
  • Pre-processing (pre-deblocking & MCTF) support
  • Broadcast quality de-interlacer/scaler support
  • Statmux support for both MPEG-2 and H.264

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