Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AMD Demonstrates Network Function Virtualization Solution on 64-Bit Embedded R-Series SoC
Apple To Release New "Gold" iPad Air: report
New Solid State Drives Have Self-destructing Features
Google Triples Bug Bounty Reward
Samsung To Invest In Vietnam TV Plant
Garmin Introduces The Forerunner 920XT GPS Watch
LG Unveils The F60 LTE Smartphone
JVC Americas and Kenwood USA Merge Operations
Active Discussions
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Technic...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, October 24, 2006
Technicolor New AVC Encoding Application For Next-Generation DVD Compression and Authoring


Technicolor Content Services, part of the Services division of Thomson , announced on Monday the introduction of its new proprietary TIGER AVC encoding system for high-quality compression of high-definition video for use in HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc products.

The solution, co-developed by Thomson Corporate Research laboratories and Technicolor, is now being used at Technicolor Content Services - DVD compression and authoring facility in Burbank, Calif.

The new TIGER AVC encoder is a strategic response to client demands for the highest-quality images to support the two new high-definition DVD formats.

"Technicolor is unique in its capability of managing all aspects of HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc title production and delivery, from creative design and development of menus and assets, to the encoding, authoring, mastering, replication, packaging, and distribution of finished products," said Chris Carey, chief technology officer for the Services division of Thomson. "In addition, Technicolor is the only company in the industry that has produced discs incorporating BD+ security capabilities, an important consideration for content owners as they formulate and implement their next-generation optical disc strategies."

"As a result of our close partnership with Thomson?s Technology division, Technicolor is providing its clients with unique, industry-leading tools for advanced video encoding based on MPEG4-H.264/AVC technology," Carey added.

Technicolor Home Entertainment Services business, offers next-generation DVD replication and distribution services at its worldwide headquarters in Camarillo, Calif. These capabilities for HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc have been in operation since September, 2005 and early November, 2005, respectively. The company has five HD DVD replication lines, and four Blu-ray Disc replication lines, in place to meet current studio and consumer requirements. In addition, Technicolor Home Entertainment Services has installed dedicated mastering and testing equipment for both of these new formats in its Advanced Media Development Center in Camarillo.


Previous
Next
World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade in January 2007        All News        NEC and Panasonic Establish New Joint Venture company "ESTEEMO" for Mobile Handsets
Lite-On IT adds LightScribe to 18x DVD-R(W) Product Line     Optical Storage News      Researchers Burn BD-Rs at 12x

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Pioneer Introduces New High-end Blu-ray Players At CEDIA
Blu-ray Discs For 4K Content And 4K Players Coming Next Year
New BD-DSD Blu-ray Disc Standard Allows Storing 200GB Of Data Per Disc
Optical Disc Sales Down
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Popular in Britain
Blu-ray Disc Format Moving From Consumers To Professionals
Pioneer BDP-170 Blu-ray Disc Player Comes With Wi-Fi, Miracast And Youtube Connectivity
Sony And Panasonic Create New "Archival Disc" 300GB Optical Disc Standard
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Preferred Sources of Video Content
TOSHIBA 2014 Symbio Streaming And Disc Players Coming in Q1
Samsung Says 4K Content Will Be Distributed In 125GB Blu-ray Disks
Blu-ray Closes Gap with DVD in Revenue Generation for Video Releases

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .