Harmonic to Show UltraHD HDR, OTT Delivery in Tokyo

At Inter BEE 2016 in Tokyo, Harmonic (NASDAQ:HLIT) will demonstrate cloud-based delivery of OTT and UltraHD HDR video services, as well ...

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At Inter BEE 2016 in Tokyo, Harmonic (NASDAQ:HLIT) will demonstrate cloud-based delivery of OTT and UltraHD HDR video services, as well as solutions for bandwidth efficiency and video playout.

"In the Asia-Pacific market, UHD adoption is strong. In fact, a portion of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be broadcast in UHD and distributed over-the-top," said Tony Berthaud, vice president, sales, Asia-Pacific at Harmonic. "At Inter BEE 2016, we'll demonstrate how Harmonic is leading the charge, enabling broadcasters to launch traditional and OTT services faster, at a lower total cost of ownership, and with superior video quality than the competition. The latest innovations on display will include IP playout, cloud-native, UHD HDR and video compression optimization solutions."

Highlighted solutions and technologies will include:

  • An UltraHD HDR workflow solution powered by the company's PURE Compression Engine to support delivery of both live and VOD UltraHD content with HDR
  • EyeQ video compression optimization solution utilizing the AVC codec
  • Two versions of its Spectrum media server, Spectrum X and Spectrum XE
  • VOS Cloud media processing platform and VOS 360 professional cloud media processing service
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