Wipro’s Digital TV Middleware solution powers Hisense 4K TVs
- Supports the ISDB-T/S Broadcast and HD-PVR features for 4K TV products of Hisense
- Fully compliant with the latest Japanese ARIB specifications
- Integration-Ready solution for 4K TV
Bangalore, India, East Brunswick, New Jersey, USA - January 5, 2017: Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that its Digital TV Middleware solution has successfully enabled Hisense 4K TVs in Japan. Hisense Co. Ltd. is a multinational white goods, brown goods and electronics manufacturer. The Wipro solution supports Hisense 4K TV product features - ISDB-T/S Broadcast and HD-PVR - to enable a premium viewing experience for customers.
Wipro was selected by Hisense as the middleware partner for its 4K TV segment in Japan. As a part of its engagement with Hisense, Wipro integrated its market-ready software stack with Hisense's 4K TV product portfolio. It also helped the company accelerate the product development lifecycle of its recently launched product variants of 4K LCD TV.
Wipro's middleware solution is fully compliant with the latest Japanese Association of Radio Industries and Businesses (ARIB specifications) (ISDB-T/S) and is Integration-Ready for Android TV, Linux, QNX and other operating systems. Wipro's solution enables key Smart TV features such as Hybrid Multi-Tuner (Terrestrial & Satellite), Antenna Diversity, One and Full Segment Services, BS/CS, BCAS Verifier, support for Fixed and Mobile Receivers, and Advanced HD-PVR scenarios.
Anita Ganti, Senior Vice President and Global Head, Product Engineering Services, Wipro Limited said, "We are delighted to partner with Hisense in the launch of their 4K TV products in Japan. The successful deployment is a testament to the best-in-class quality of our Digital TV Middleware Solutions and reinforces our commitment to become a partner of choice for the global media industry."
Wipro's expertise in providing Digital TV Middleware solutions based on ATSC, DVB, ISDB and other interactive standards have been leveraged by partners, worldwide. Wipro's middleware solutions have been powering Digital TV, Set-Top-Box and Automotive Infotainment devices across the globe for over fifteen years.
About Wipro Limited
Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO) is a leading information technology, consulting and business process services company that delivers solutions to enable its clients do business better. Wipro delivers winning business outcomes through its deep industry experience and a 360 degree view of “Business through Technology.” By combining digital strategy, customer centric design, advanced analytics and product engineering approach, Wipro helps its clients create successful and adaptive businesses. A company recognized globally for its comprehensive portfolio of services, strong commitment to sustainability and good corporate citizenship, Wipro has a dedicated workforce of over 170,000, serving clients across 6 continents. For more information, please visit www.wipro.com
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