Interra Systems, Inc.

April 12, 2006 11:00 ET

AOI Technology, Inc. Selects Interra's SMPTE VC1 Analyzer

TOKYO and SAN JOSE, Calif.--(CCNMatthews - Apr 12, 2006) -

Interra Systems, Inc., based in San Jose, CA, is pleased to announce that AOI Technology, Inc., Japan has decided to use its SMPTE VC1 Analyzer for analyzing encoded video streams. Olympus Corporation, Japan and ITX Corporation co-founded AOI as a joint venture. AOI Technology, Inc. is a leader in the development of next generation dynamically reconfigurable system LSI for multimedia processing. AOI's system LSI solutions are best suited for market needs today and in future which demands applications requiring high performance, high speed and massive processing, as well as short product life cycle.

Interra's SMPTE VC1 Analyzer verifies a range of audio/video streams for compliance with several media standards including VC1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 Video standards, the AMR & AAC Audio standards, MPEG2 Transport, MP4, 3GPP and ASF.

"We are pleased select Interra's Analyzer after our evaluation. Interra's SMPTE VC1 Analyzer includes support for older video formats, that was very important to us. Interra Systems, Inc. and its Japanese partner Innotech Inc. (http://www.innotech.co.jp) have demonstrated their willingness and ability to support our engineering efforts quite well," said Mr. Naoshi Ogawa, Director of Application Engineering at AOI Technology, Inc.

"We are delighted to license our SMPTE VC1 Analyzer product to AOI Technology, Inc. in Japan. SMPTE VC1 is a very important standard for multimedia applications, we believe our product will help engineers at AOI Technology, Inc. in testing encoded video streams," commented Mr. Sunil Jain, CEO of Interra Systems, Inc.

About AOI Technology, Inc.

AOI Technology, Inc. (http://www.aoitech.co.jp/) offers the optimal system LSI to the needs of system level integration requiring high performance, high-speed processing, and large-scale processing by using proprietary configurable accelerator IP for multimedia. Its performance realizes remarkable improvements in productivity on development of various applications, and dramatic development cost reduction.

About Interra

Interra Systems, Inc. (www.interrasystems.com) is a leading provider of highly flexible and adaptive design solutions and tools for the acceleration of digital video, memory, ASIC, SoC and system designs. Interra's development capability includes digital video/ audio tools, codecs, memory development system and EDA tool front-ends. Interra offers a breadth of services for Electronic and Memory Design Automation, and for developing Digital Video applications and DSP solutions.

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