ViBE VS7000

Thomson adds interlaced, statmux support to HEVC encoder

Video technology specialist Thomson Video Networks has launched an updated version of its ViBE VS7000 multiscreen encoding system with expanded capabilities for the new HEVC compression format. The platform now includes a new interlaced mode, an additional 10% improvement in compression performance, and support for statistical multiplexing, according to Thomson. The company said that the […]

Thomson tests 4K encoding in 10-bit HEVC for interoperability

Thomson Video Networks has begun interoperability tests of its ViBE VS7000 encoding and transcoding platform for ultra high-definition 4K content in 10-bit HEVC with leading chipset manufacturers.  MStar Semiconductor, STMicroelectronics and ViXS are testing the platform. All are manufacturers of chips targeted at the HEVC market. Earlier this year, the ViBE VS7000 demonstrated interoperability with […]

Sky Italia partners with Inside Secure and Thomson

Sky Italia has signed a premium content security agreement with Inside Secure and Thomson Video Networks.  Sky will use Thomson’s ViBE VS7000 multiscreen video solution integrated with connected device security provider Inside Secure’s Downloadable DRM Fusion Agent. “By combining Inside Secure’s studio-approved DRM Fusion Agent with Thomson Video Networks’ widely-adopted ViBE VS7000 multiscreen solution, we […]

Thomson’s ViBE platform supports HEVC

Thomson Video Networks’ ViBE VS7000 multiscreen video encoding and transcoding platform now supports HEVC compression for live and offline applications, according to the technology company.  Thomson said it had developed its own HEVC compression technology and had extensively participated in the development and definition of the new HEVC standard. The company will demonstrate live and […]