RGB Networks

Imagine Communications buys RGB Networks

Video technology provider Imagine Communications has agreed to buy the assets of multiscreen video delivery firm RGB Networks.  Imagine said that it will integrate the assets into its advertising management and video infrastructure portfolio, and that the transaction will include the majority of RGB Networks’ employees. RGB’s technology will be used to enhance Imagine’s end-to-end video playout […]

RGB Networks announces open-source transcoder initiative

Technology provider RGB Networks has said that it it is developing an open source version of its TransAct transcoder.  Called the Ripcode Transcoder, after the company Ripcode, which was acquired by RGB Networks in 2010 and which originally developed TransAct, the new, cloud-enabled software transcoder is designed to deliver integration, control and flexibility of video […]

RGB Networks partners with Pi Telecom

Multiscreen video delivery specialist RGB Networks has partnered with interactive IP video solutions firm Pi Telecom to deliver an end-to-end software-based OTT solution.  The firms said that their joint offering will allow them to address mounting operator demand for video-on-demand and nDVR, as well as potential cost savings of moving applications to the cloud. Pi […]

RGB Networks demos CloudXtream

Multiscreen video delivery specialist RGB Networks will showcase its CloudXtream solutions at ANGA COM.  CloudXtream is designed to let operators easily deploy monetisation services like ad insertion for multiscreen (AIM) and nDVR solutions, with “minimal upfront capital costs or ongoing operational expenses.” RGB’s CloudXtream initiative is built on the scalable OpenStack framework and offers scalable, […]

Nauka Telecom chooses RGB Networks for new OTT service

Russian network operator Nauka Telecom has chosen RGB Networks’ transcoding and packaging technology for its planned OTT video offering. Nauka Telcom, which supplies telcom services to consumer and to other network operators as well as businesses, is deploying RGB’s Video Multiprocessing Gateway and TransAct Packager products. Nauka Telecom plans to roll out 108 broadcast channels, […]

RGB Networks launches cloud DVR platform

Technology provider RGB Networks has launched CloudXtream DVR, a cloud-based DVR platform for cable operators and other video service providers at the Cable-Tec Expo show in the US.  The platform, built on RGB’s network DVR (nDVR) product suite, is said by RGB Networks to overcome the storage challenges of cloud-based DVR thanks to the use […]

RGB Networks signs partnership with Conax

Video technology provider RGB Networks has formed a partnership with Conax, a global provider of solutions for securing multi-device and digital video content distribution.  The joint offering – integrating Conditional Access Systems (CAS) and Digital Rights Management (DRM) from Conax within RGB’s TransAct Packager – allows pay TV operators to deliver services subscribers across any device, […]

Invitel chooses RGB Networks

Hungarian service provider Invitel has chosen RGB Networks to provide video processing technology to enable the conversion of its HD services from MPEG-2 to H.264 for bandwidth-efficient distribution. RGB Networks is supplying its Video Multiprocessing Gateway (VMG) platform to Invitel. The implementation was carried out by system integrator HFC Technics. “To accommodate the changing requirements […]

RGB Networks passes birthday milestone

Video technology provider RGB Networks has passed the milestone of US$300 million (€226 million) in lifetime product shipments on the occasion of the company’s 10th birthday. RGB said it had become the the leading provider of IP video solutions in North America thanks to a 100% increase in sales during 2012. The company also has […]

RGB wins Czech regional DTT contract

Czech digital-terrestrial multiplex operator Digital Broadcasting has chosen RGB Networks to provide its ideo Multiprocessing Gateway (VMG) and Broadcast Network Processor (BNP) to deliver the regionalised delivery of its DVB-T service on the country’s fourth multiplex. MUX4 is the only nationwide TV transmission network in the Czech Republic that uses the H.264/MPEG-4 compression format, enabling […]