VeriCall(R) multimedia software enables high-definition voice and video calling applications on i.MX51 processor in smartbooks, media phones and other connected CE devicesRESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 3 — (PRNewswire) — Trinity Convergence today announced that its VeriCall® family of IP communications and multimedia software is now available for the i.MX51 family of applications processors from Freescale Semiconductor.
VeriCall Edge 4.0, the company's flagship product, provides consumer electronics (CE) manufacturers a comprehensive embedded software platform for rapidly designing multimedia and real-time voice/video communications functionality into IP-connected devices such as Multimedia Tablets, Video Phones, Digital Photo Frames, Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) and Netbooks / Smartbooks.
The company also announced that it has already licensed VeriCall software for the i.MX51 to OEMs manufacturing Multimedia Phone, Set-top Box and Smartbook devices.
Trinity Convergence's collaboration with Freescale benefits CE manufacturers by providing a proven solution that supports High-Definition voice and video calling (including wideband voice and up to 720p video), as well as a broad range of multimedia capture / playback / transmit functionality. Manufacturers will leverage VeriCall software on the i.MX51 applications processor to shorten product development cycles and accelerate time-to-market.
"Advanced processors such as the i.MX51 device are enabling the delivery of real-time HD video communications and digital entertainment services to a wide range of connected devices," stated Jeff Schline, director, partner and marketing programs for Trinity Convergence. "We're excited to make our VeriCall software solutions available on the i.MX51 processor — it offers a compelling platform for portable consumer electronics. Our collaboration is focused on providing solutions that simplify how OEMs integrate new features and services into their next generation devices."
"Trinity's technology offers customers a proven platform for enabling high-definition communication services and multimedia applications in a variety of end-products," said Sridharan Subramanian, senior manager of software and platforms for Freescale Semiconductor's Multimedia Applications Division. "Trinity's support for the i.MX51 family of products underscores the depth and quality of Freescale's growing ecosystem for applications processors."
Support for the i.MX51 processor based on ARM® technology adds to a long list of Freescale processors and product families (including StarCore®, ColdFire® and i.MX processors) onto which Trinity Convergence has ported its embedded software solutions. The companies have more than 75 joint design wins over the past decade in a range of IP communications and multimedia devices from some of the world's leading CE companies including D-Link, Philips and Sony.
VeriCall Software Solutions
VeriCall® embedded software solutions, consisting of VeriCall Communicator, VeriCall Edge and VeriCall Phone Editions, are licensed by the world's leading CE manufacturers for use in products such as video phones, multimedia tablets, set-top boxes and other personal voice and video communications devices.
VeriCall Edge 4.0 includes a unique Media Quality Module (MQM) that provides video tuning mechanisms designed to deliver the highest quality IP video communications possible over a given network. The ability to deliver media processing, networking technology and quality of service (QoS) components in a single software framework helps CE manufacturers minimize the challenges and risks inherent to embedded software design.
VeriCall software leverages industry standards for voice and video processing, as well as call control protocols such as SIP, to ensure product interoperability and simplify deployment. More information is available on the company's web site at www.trinityconvergence.com
About Trinity Convergence
Trinity Convergence is a leading developer of embedded software solutions for the Automotive, Communications, Consumer Electronics, Industrial Controls and Medical device markets. The company provides highly integrated software solutions designed to help original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and original design manufacturers (ODMs) accelerate their product development cycles. The company's embedded VoIP software and graphical user interface (GUI) development tools offer a competitive advantage to manufacturers by providing highly-integrated solutions and the flexibility to run across a variety of operating systems and microprocessors. Trinity Convergence is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, USA and maintains product development and engineering offices in Port Huron, USA; Pune, India; and Cambridge, UK. For more information, visit www.trinityconvergence.com.
VeriCall is a registered trademark and VeriCall Edge is a trademark of Trinity Convergence, Inc. All other products or services referenced may be trademarks or service marks of their respective companies or organizations.
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Jeff Schline of Trinity Convergence