Imagine Communications Debuts ICE® Video Platform for PersonalizedTV® Applications1
The ICE Video Platform Maximizes HDTV Video Quality across Broadcast, On Demand, IPTV and Internet Video Imagine CTO Ron Gutman to Present Optimal PersonalizedTV Architecture to NCTA Audience NCTA’s The Cable Show 2009
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Imagine Communications, the leading innovator in advanced digital video solutions, today announced it will demonstrate the broad applicability of the ICE Video Platform for PersonalizedTV applications at Booth #1437 at The Cable Show ’09, April 1-3 in Washington, D.C.
In addition, Imagine’s co-founder and CTO, Ron Gutman, will present an optimal PersonalizedTV architecture in a technical paper entitled Separation of Video Processing and Multiplexing: The Key to Network Scaling of HD-VOD and other Bandwidth Intensive PersonalizedTV® Services on Thursday, April 2, 11:00AM-12:15PM in Room 144.
Imagine will highlight the power of its award-winning ICE Video Platform through product demonstrations including:
The Imagine ICE Broadcast System - Imagine’s industry leading product offers operators the highest video quality and most bandwidth efficient delivery of HDTV and SDTV linear broadcast channels. Currently serving over 6 million subscribers nationwide, the ICE Broadcast System is simple to install, easy to provision, and provides the quickest path to dramatically expanding HD content while maintaining excellent video quality. In addition, the ICE Broadcast System delivers Managed Video Quality, giving service providers control over video quality.
The Imagine ICE Gateway - Imagine’s solution enables a 50% expansion in On Demand streaming capacity over existing infrastructure and provides a scalable platform for advanced PersonalizedTV applications including VOD, nPVR, IPTV and Internet Video. Imagine will demonstrate how an architectural separation of video processing from multiplexing enables the best video quality, highest system density, and seamless interoperability with existing infrastructure.
The Imagine ICE Video Manager - Imagine will also demonstrate its powerful Video Quality Management solution, which provides the industry’s first platform to establish, maintain and monitor the quality of experience across the entire spectrum of digital video services.
About Imagine Communications
Imagine Communications provides the industry’s most powerful and scalable digital video platform, enabling system operators to deliver the highest video quality and network resource efficiency for HDTV, VOD, nPVR, IPTV, Internet Video and other advanced digital video services. The Imagine ICE® Video Platform features Managed Video Quality, giving service providers unprecedented control over video quality. Imagine is headquartered in San Diego with R&D and engineering in Israel. Imagine’s management team includes industry leaders with decades of experience delivering innovations in video communications. Founded in 2005, Imagine Communications is privately held and funded by Carmel Ventures, Columbia Capital and Court Square Ventures.