Las Vegas / Bangalore, January 7, 2016 : Tata Elxsi has announced the licensing of its RDK Deployment Accelerator Suite (Prime) to Askey today. Tata Elxsi provides solutions to telecom and broadcast operators on leading technologies worldwide. Askey is a well known comprehensive STB CEM partner. Tata Elxsi is showcasing its RDK suite Prime on Askeys’ STB platform at Booth #30258 South Hall 3 upper level at the CES in Las Vegas, January 6-9, 2016.
Tata Elxsi’s RDK Prime is the globally deployable solution that integrates quickly customizable applications, ready-to-go cloud backend integration, adaptive streaming for multi-screen consumption and an off-the-shelf app store; enabling operators to get off the ground into the RDK world at an accelerated pace.
Powered with a highly optimized Fast Channel Change (FCC) implementation, Prime ensures a sub 500 milli sec channel change performance, enabling operators to provide an unmatched experience with RDK. Integrated with most popular IoT frameworks, Prime enables operators to launch value-added services and quickly monetize their investments. Tata Elxsi’s RDK Prime is pre-integrated with robust DVB stack, enabling RDK deployments in Europe.
As a leading systems integrator with proven RDK and DevOps solutions, well established partnerships with OEMs, SoCs and 3rd party solution vendors, Tata Elxsi has enabled leading cable operators in accelerating their RDK deployment and realizing non-linear scaling.
“Tata Elxsi is proud to announce the launch of its RDK Prime solutions on Askey platforms. This will enable operators in driving scale for RDK deployments in an optimal manner”, said KP Sreekumar, VP Broadcast Business, Tata Elxsi.
About Tata Elxsi:
Tata Elxsi is a leading global design and technology services company and a part of the $100+ billion Tata Group.
Tata Elxsi has 25+ years of engineering and integration experience, global delivery capability and a rich ecosystem of customers and partners across the broadcast ecosystem. It helps customers across various stages - from assessing technology strategies and developing proof-of-concepts, through actual development, system integration, testing, deployment and maintenance engineering.
Tata Elxsi is a platinum ASP partner to RDK LLC and has directly participated in commercially deployed RDK solutions since 2011. Together with the right mix of system integration and testing capability, pool of RDK experts, partnerships, ready to use infrastructure and solutions; Tata Elxsi is a preferred partner for RDK deployments across the globe.
Established in 1989, Askey is a subsidiary company of ASUS computer group. Askey specializes in network communications, and the research and development of an array of electronic communication products. With comprehensive expertise and years of experience in broadband networking, wireless, and digital home technology, Askey offers timely, reliable, high-performance, and cost-effective networking products for customers worldwide.
Askey introduces a diverse range of products implemented with superior broadband networking technologies for demanding network applications. Askey leverages, and integrates numerous in-house networking technologies, providing operators with a complete solution for their subscribers.
The Reference Design Kit (RDK) is a pre-integrated software bundle that provides a common framework for powering customer-premises equipment (CPE) from TV service providers, including set-top boxes (STB), gateways, and converged devices. Supported by more than 200 licensees, RDK is being widely adopted by TV service providers, STB manufacturers, and SoC vendors across the globe.