Z3 Technology’s Z3-DM8107-SDI2-RPS

October 22nd, 2014

Z3-DM8107-SDI2-RPS Development SystemProviding the latest in integrated embedded solutions and products, Z3 Technology, LLC announced today the immediate availability of the Z3-DM8107-SDI2-RPS broadcast encoder. The encoder was developed as a video infrastructure solution that works in applications such as broadcast video encoding, medical video, video security and industrial DVR, and industrial video processing.

“With encoding capability of up to 1080p60 or dual channel with 1 channel of 1080i30 and 1 channel of 720p60, the Z3-DM8107-SDI2-RPS supports H.264 BP, MP and HP,” says Aaron Caldwell, CEO, Z3 Technology. “ODM and OEM costs associated with development expenses and time-to-market are significantly reduced with Z3’s application software that comes with our development kits.”

As with all of Z3 Technology’s Rapid Prototyping Systems, the Z3-DM8107-SDI2-RPS consists of a hardware package and software bundle designed to enable rapid development of multimedia applications. Based on the DaVinci™ TMS320DM8107 video processor from Texas Instruments (TI), the hardware provided includes one Z3-DM8107-MOD-0x system-on-module card and a video infrastructure application board, Z3-DM8107-APP-2x, which provides advanced video input/output capabilities.

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Z3 Technology Offers New HDMI™ Encoding Solution with Release of Z3-DME-03 Digital Media Encoder

September 12th, 2014

Z3-DME-03Z3 Technology, a leader in the embedded multimedia market, is proud to announce the release of the Z3-DME-03. This is the latest addition to the ZEUS™ line of H.264 Digital Media Encoders and Decoders. The versatile product has many applications including broadcast encoding, satellite uplink, HD security server, industrial applications and remote monitoring. With encoding capability of up to 1080p60 or dual channel of 1080i30, the Z3-DME-03 supports H.264 BP, MP and HP.

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TI Tech Days 2014

September 10th, 2014

TI Tech DaysTexas Instruments Design Network Partner

When: October 14-15, 2014
Where: Anaheim (14th) and Santa Barbara (15th), CA

We look forward to seeing you at TI Tech days! Z3 Technology will be demonstrating our latest in 4K H.264 video encoding and decoding technology. Stop by our booth and speak with one of our staff to learn about all of Z3’s OEM offerings.

Learn more on the TI Website

See You at NAB 2015!

September 9th, 2014

NAB 2015

NAB 2015

When: April 11-16, 2015
Where: Las Vegas, NV
Booth #: SU11321

Z3 Technology will be back again at The 2015 NAB! Take the opportunity to have hands-on experiences with Z3’s latest innovations in video encoding and decoding.

NAB features exhibitors that represent every sector of the industry. Broadcast, Digital Media, Film, Entertainment, Telecom, Post-Production, Education, Houses of Worship, Advertising, Military/Government, Retail, Security, Sports, IT and more converge in Las Vegas for six days to feed the need of next-generation content.

Learn more on the NAB website

SET Expo 2014

August 26th, 2014

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SET Expo

Z3 Technology will join our Distributor, EiTV at the SET Expo in 2014. Look for our ZEUS™ Video Encoders and Decoders at Sala 16.

The SET Expo features companies that are among the top in their industry with over 100 exhibitors in: production, streaming, distribution, network support services, technology and news media.

Z3 Technology at ISC West April 2-4, 2014

March 12th, 2014

Join Z3 Technology at ISC West April 2-4, 2014. We will be demonstrating our newest 4K encoding capability. Find us in the Texas Instruments booth in the Venetian at Bellini 2104.

ISC West

4K at NAB Show 2014

March 6th, 2014

Z3 Technology is excited to be demonstrating our new 4K products at booth #SU10721 at the 2014 NAB Show.  You can find Z3 included in this year’s Directory of 4K exhibitors.

Click here to read more about our 4K H.264 encoder, the Z3-DM8169-4K-RPS, and stay tuned for news about our soon-to-be released 4K addition to the ZEUSTM family.

Z3 Technology Announces 4K H.264 Video Encoder with Release of Z3-DM8169-4K-RPS System

February 18th, 2014

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Join Z3 Technology at 2014 NAB in Las Vegas April 7-10, 2014

February 11th, 2014

Z3 Technology will be back at NAB in 2014 to show your our latest in video encoding and decoding. Be the first to see our new products in action at 2014 NAB in Las Vegas April 7-10, 2014! We will be demonstrating our newest innovations in the South Upper Hall of LVCC at Booth #SU10721. Click here to see the map of the show flow. Stop by our booth to see us!


Z3 Technology Announces 4K H.264 Video Encoder with Release of Z3-DM8169-4K-RPS System

January 24th, 2014

Lincoln, NE (January , 2014) – Providing the latest in integrated embedded video solutions and products, Z3 Technology, LLC is excited to announce the immediate availability of the Z3-DM8169-4K-RPS video encoder system. The system was developed as a 2160p30 video solution that can encode and stream, or decode from stream.  Application markets include Ultra-HD video encoding and decoding, security and surveillance, video conferencing and industrial video processing.

“The new Z3-DM8169-4K-RPS provides a complete 2160p30 H.264 encoder in a compact form-factor that a customer can immediately use for video transmission, security and industrial applications,” said Aaron Caldwell, CEO, Z3 Technology. “The versatility and flexibility of the module design enables OEMs and ODMs to quickly assimilate Z3’s latest Ultra-HD SOM technology, thereby significantly reducing development expenses and product time to market.”

The Z3-DM8169-4K-RPS system features both hardware and software components.

Hardware includes:

  • Z3-DM8169-MOD-3x system-on-module (SOM) based on Texas Instruments’ DaVinci™ processor providing 1GB DDR3 and 256MB Flash
  • Z3-DM8169-APP-6x video application board provides 4K video I/O capability

Bundled software includes:

  • Pre-loaded Z3 encoder or decoder  applications based on Linux OS
  • 2160p30, H.264 + AAC audio
  • RTP and MPEG-2 TS
  • HTTP web interface or RS-232 serial interface for configuration, control and software updates

Key Benefits and Features include:

  • Small form factor of 121mm x 125mm
  • HDMI 1.4a Input/Output
  • GigE
  • Dual USB 2.0
  • SATA2
  • Serial interface
  • Supports H.264 in all video resolutions from QCIF to 2160p30
  • Versatile encoding modes such as low latency, high quality or low bit-rate.

The Z3-DM8169-4K-RPS is readily available from Z3 Technology. A Linux-based media software development kit (RDK) license, FPGA firmware license, additional design services and support are available from Z3 Technology. Please contact Z3 by visiting or by emailing