Advantech Announces Media Cloud Solutions in Computex
Taipei, May 31, 2018 -- Advantech Co, Ltd.
(2395.TW), a global leader in IoT Intelligent systems, embedded computing, and
UHD 4K/8K video processing solutions, announced their Media Cloud Solutions in
Computex. Advantech VEGA-3318 is the
world’s first video accelerator able to perform real time, professional grade
8-ch 4K HEVC transcoding in an ultra-low power PCI Express format that can be
integrated into standard IT cloud servers via Linux API. Its high density
enables efficient large-scale cloud deployments that can greatly contribute to
the media industry’s objective of reducing CAPEX and OPEX when building
next-generation Live UHD OTT Cloud Services.
“Online video content will dominate in the following
years and we can see how key players in the media, telecom, and internet
industries are positioning themselves in this direction, ” said David Lin, Associate Vice President for Video Solutions at
Advantech. “Accelerating this new online video era is in our nature and can
show companies how we can help them catch the video wave in a cost-effective
and timely manner. We are also seeing an increasing need to lower the cost of
ownership by media, telecom and internet companies that are seeking to address
the ever-increasing mass consumption of streaming high-quality video,
Socionext, as our valued partner, is able to solve the power, density, and
performance technical design requirements we are looking for in order for us to
develop a cost-competitive, highly-efficient transcoding solution with adaptive
bitrate (ABR) streaming capabilities for live cloud media service
Advantech offers decades of expertise in complex hardware and software system integration and design services, Socionext and Advantech have a long history together providing solutions for "Live" transcode broadcasting and processing large volume of media data for video systems. This partnership further extends the close relationship. Advantech will demonstrate their VEGA-7000 Series with VEGA-3318 as the High Density Video Server for the Media Cloud Solutions at Computex 2018 at Socionext’s private suit in Grand Hyatt Hotel from June 5-9, 2018.
Advantech VEGA-3318, 8-ch 4K HEVC/AVC/MPEG-2 Encoding, Decoding & Transcoding Accelerator
Advantech Video Solutions: www.video-acceleration.com.
Advantech Media Contact:
Video Solutions, Networks and Communication Group
Tel: +886-2-2792-7818, Ext. 1303