ValueLabs announces the licensing of the Comcast Reference Development Kit (RDK) – a pre-integrated software bundle that provides a common framework for powering IP / hybrid set-top boxes and video gateway devices. This licensing enables ValueLabs to accelerate development and deployment of next-generation video services based on DLNA, HTML5 and cloud-based functionality. ValueLabs helps operators and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) create enhanced multi-screen, multi-room TV home entertainment services that are interoperable and offer enriched user-experience.
Comcast licenses the RDK to OEMs, System-on-Chip (SOC) companies, software vendors, software integrators and multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs) to create a community of innovators focused on bringing richer and faster multi-screen TV home entertainment experiences to consumers.
“As an RDK licensee, our objective is to help the operators’ community and OEMs to utilize the potential of RDK to create faster market solutions complying with industry standards”, said Ram Manjeri, Senior VP at ValueLabs. “We support operators in development, deployment and integration of enhanced multi-room-gateways, and to provide multi-device services in an efficient and cost effective manner”, he further added.
ValueLabs is a global IT services and consulting company providing complete Product Life Cycle, Remote Infrastructure Management (RIM) and Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) services. Drawing on 2600 employees, innovative solutions and flexible engagement models, we help our clients drive revenues and enhance brand value. With a presence across North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific, we serve over a 100 clients in multiple industries and geographies. Over the sixteen years of our existence, we have developed many long-standing client relationships, which is also demonstrated by our 50+% CAGR since inception.