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Video over IP specialists

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Techex's broadcast video networks are online 24/7, and so are we. Our team of UK-based network video engineers are always there for you.

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We are tech trailblazers with a keen eye for detail. Our relentless interop testing makes our solutions work in the real world - first time, every time.

Technology

Delivering innovate solutions to complex problems is our passion; great technology is at the core. Techex is aligned with world leading technology innovators, vendors and standards boards.

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We don't just make the impossible happen - we make it easy. Any source, any screen via any network and to any deadline. We always deliver and we'll move mountains to make sure your project succeeds.

Techex partners with emerging technology companies who are challenging the way IP is used to move and manage video.

We treat our customers as long term partners and our value is created through our understanding of their complex problems and the application of our competences and technology to address them.

We are focused on the convergence of DVB, video compression and IP and are extremely selective about the technology companies we work with.

Rocket Powered Middleware

Designed for critical environments, the latest generation of our IPTV management platform is packed with improvements. Building on 5 years of customer deployments, the new platform combines legendary stability with advanced new features.

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2547TB

Data throughput

6 minute

Response time.

Appear will demonstrate the complete spectrum of encoding codecs available within its X10/20 Platform for the first time at NAB 2018 (Booth SU6110). The updated ultra-low latency encoding includes TICO, JPEG2000 and HEVC all within a single chassis. This full spectrum of codecs covers the gamut for bitrate and latency applications from distribution to contribution compression, supplying operators with a full range of compression capabilities for the entire broadcast chain. Appear continues to develop its product offerings to support the implementation of both current and future video standards. Current encoding options allow for the conversion of uncompressed video between legacy SDI and to/from SDI over IP, with options to perform “light” compression/decompression using intra-codecs such as TICO and JPEG2000 or full encoding/decoding using HEVC. By unifying ultra-low latency modes within one chassis, video processing is streamlined for the majority of video applications. The modes achieve latency of less than 5ms with TICO, 200ms with JPEG2000 and 160ms with HEVC. Compression ratio options cover the entire spectrum; 1:1 uncompressed, ~1:4 with TICO, ~1:10 with JPEG2000 and <1:1000 with HEVC. The operator is free to define the optimal codec/network tradeoff – from high capacity fiber to satellite. “Achieving ultra-low latency within one compact frame with routing capabilities puts us in the unique position of supplying our customers with a single solution for accessing universal compression capabilities,” says Carl Walter Holst, CEO of Appear. “We can now offer advanced, ultra-low latency compression from contribution through distribution, while still maintaining high-quality video delivery.”
Techex announces new headquarters

Techex has announced it will moving to a new purpose-designed headquarters with effect from Monday 20th November 2017. The new address will be Greenwood House, London Road, Bracknell, RG12 2AA.

The combined office and engineering centre will be the new home for the majority of Techex's UK operations and will encompass both customer-facing and back-office facilities, providing a single location for technical operations, development, logistics, operational support and management.

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What They Say

  • Working with video over IP, it isn’t very long before you find yourself working with Techex. They are the Swiss Army knife you need in your toolbox.
    Tony MundaySky
  • I have had the pleasure of working with Techex on several complex broadcast projects over a number of years. In a world where over promising and under delivering is the norm, this is a breath of fresh air. When the going gets tough in a project as it inevitably does at some stage, Techex always pulls out the stops.
    Arshad Rasul, Blue Octagon Ltd.Technology consultant to Comux UK.
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