MAKING SMARTER HOMES WITH IOT

Consumers expect better connected experiences at home than anywhere else. We harness the power of UI, embedded development, analytics and the cloud to design the software that drives next-generation connected entertainment and services to millions of homes worldwide.

CAPABILITIES

The Connected Home is set to be the next big market with 1.8 billion Connected Home units shipped by end 2019*. Our capabilities span the intersection between consumer experience, connected devices, analytics and the cloud to offer your customers the best possible home entertainment experience, while helping you maximize revenues and cost savings.

ANALYTICS FOR CONNECTED LIFESTYLE

Analytics

Our experts help you use predictive insights to achieve delivery and DRM efficiencies, improve customer experience, offer targeted marketing and ad campaigns, and lower customer care costs.

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CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE PLATFORM FOR CONNECTED HOME

Cloud

Your way to deliver over-the-air entertainment systems and updates, as well as personalization services in a simple, secure way.

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CONNECTIVITY FOR CONNECTED HOME COMMUNICATION

Connectivity

Take advantage of our industry-leading track record of working across operating systems, environments and technologies to offer the best of connected home communication and entertainment.

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CONNECTED HOME USER EXPERIENCE (UX)

User experience

The right content delivered in a user-friendly way is one of the deciding factors when customers decide on how to power their home entertainment. Our design specialists accelerate the intuitive design process with a process of discover, understand, design, iterate and implement – to deliver meaningful and memorable customer experiences.

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SOLUTION AREAS

MEDIA FOR CONNECTED HOME

Delivering high quality media

Deliver premium content to any screen while offering insights that allow media sellers to optimize campaigns and ad delivery.

We provide integration, modification, optimization and licensing for a number of video server solutions including Wowza Streaming Engine/Cloud, Adobe Primetime and Media Server, Microsoft Azure CDN, and more. These systems help premium content publishers deliver their HD quality video to the largest audience possible across any Internet-connected device.

DRM INTEGRATION FOR PREMIER CONTENT

Safer, more convenient ways to deliver premium content

Our DRM integration portfolio enables media platform suppliers and device manufacturers to get their products to market quickly, taking advantage of the latest DRM technologies to streamline the management and distribution of premium protected content. We provide optimized DRM integration solutions that include robust security, high cost efficiency and rigorous DRM interoperability. These solutions include Adobe® Access and Microsoft® PlayReady® and enable faster adoption of DRM protection on devices such as set-top boxes and smart TVs by providing development accelerators into next-generation browsers and operating systems, including Linux.

CONNECTED HOME SET TOP BOXES AND GATEWAYS

Bring high quality Set-Top Boxes and Gateways to market faster than ever

Our custom RDK Solutions comprise a full range of services including RDK Stack Porting, optimization of RDK components, and developing custom software components. All to give you first mover advantage. We customize the RDK for Comcast, and provide Adobe® Flash® porting, Adobe® Access porting, Microsoft® Smooth porting, and Microsoft® PlayReady® porting, including test and validation.

As a member of the DTVKit Open Software Foundation, we provide integration and optimization services around the DVB stack, HbbTV browser plug-in, and MHEG-5 engine. With particular expertise around media decoding and user interface optimizations, we also work with companies such as Qt and Ekioh to allow us to offer complete STB solutions.

OPEN CONTENT DECRYPTION MODULE (OCDM) FOR CONNECTED HOME

Open Content Decryption Module (OCDM) for RDK Set-Top Boxes

By adopting and applying OCDM, operators, content providers, and device manufacturers can take advantage of a flexible mechanism to securely encrypt content once, and achieve DRM interoperability based on device capabilities and content owner preference. OCDM facilitates the ability to separate content encryption from the wide variety of Digital Rights Management solutions. With OCDM, content may be securely encrypted once, and multiple DRM solutions may be applied to grant entitlement and decrypt the content based on a receiving device’s capability or a content owner’s best-in-class DRM preference.

HARMAN Redbend Connected Home Software Management

HARMAN Redbend Connected Home Software Management

Connected devices in the home are monitored, configured and updated OTA using a smartphone or gateway on the home network, or directly from the cloud. Adhering to recognized standards both to the home and within it guarantees holistic device interoperability and management. Using update technology that has a 100% track record on more than 2 billion devices -- any device no matter the OS, chipset, available device resources or network connectivity, can be updated and managed
 

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