SOURCE: ViXS Systems Inc.

ViXS Systems Inc.

April 22, 2014 09:00 ET

ViXS CTO Indra Laksono to Be Speaker at The Cable Show 2014

Expected Topics: Bandwidth Requirements for MAIN10, Transcoding UHD for Any Device, Leveraging HDMI 2.0 and HEVC for UHD Delivery

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 22, 2014) - ViXS Systems Inc. (TSX: VXS), a pioneer and leader in media processing solutions, is pleased to announced that Indra Laksono CTO of ViXS Systems will be a session panel expert for the following Spring Technical Forum session, "The Big, Big Picture: Technology Implications of Ultra HD" at The Cable Show 2014 on April 30, 2014. Mr. Laksono is a leading expert on UltraHD 4K ("UHD"), High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) and was instrumental with directly contribution to the development of the 10-bit HEVC MAIN10 Profile standard.

The topics that are expected to be discussed include, bandwidth requirements for 10-bit video profiles, transcoding Ultra HD files for optimal playback on any device, and leveraging HDMI 2.0 and HEVC for Ultra HD delivery.

ViXS Systems will be exhibiting their latest UltraHD 4K, Video Gateway and RDK demonstrations in the Intel booth#: 2507 in Los Angeles Convention Center, April 29 - May 1, 2014.

About ViXS Systems Inc.

ViXS is the pioneer and market leader in designing revolutionary media processing semiconductor solutions for the broadcasting and consumer electronics industries, with over 461 patents issued and pending worldwide, numerous industry awards for innovation, and over 30 million media processor shipments to date. ViXS is driving the transition to Ultra HD 4K across the entire content value chain by providing professional and consumer grade chipsets that support the new High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) standard up to Main 10 Profile, reducing bandwidth consumption by 50% while providing the depth of color and image clarity needed to take advantage of higher-resolution content. ViXS' XCodePro 300 family is ideal for Ultra HD 4K infrastructure equipment, and the XCode 6000 family of system-on-chip (SoC) products achieve unprecedented levels of integration that enable manufacturers to create cost-effective consumer entertainment devices.

ViXS is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with offices in Europe, Asia and North America. VIXS, the ViXS® logo, XCode®, XCodePro™, XConnex™ and Xtensiv™ are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of ViXS. Other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For more information on ViXS, visit our website:

Contact Information

  • For further information, please contact:

    Charlie Glavin
    ViXS Systems Inc.
    T: +1 416 646-2000 

    Investor Relations
    ViXS Systems Inc.
    T: 1 416 646-2000 ext. 3