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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.

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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!

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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 www.z3technology.com or by emailing sales@z3technology.com.


Z3 Technology’s Z3-DM8169-VI-RPS Video Infrastructure Development System with Production-Ready Software Provides Broadcast Quality 1080p60 H.264 Video

April 17th, 2013

Las Vegas, NV USA (April 9, 2013) - Providing the latest in integrated embedded solutions and products, Z3 Technology, LLC today announced the immediate availability of the Z3-DM8169-VI-RPS single-channel broadcast encoder and the Z3-DM8169-MCVI-RPS multi-channel encoder. Both systems were developed as video infrastructure solutions that work in applications such as broadcast video encoding and decoding, real-time transcoding at 1080p60, security and surveillance, video conferencing and industrial video processing. For more information, please visit www.z3technology.com or drop by Z3’s booth (SU10418) at the NAB Show Floor in South Upper Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

The Z3-DM8169-VI-RPS system features both hardware and software components. Based on the DaVinci™ TMS320DM8169 video processor from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI), the hardware provided includes one Z3-DM8169-MOD-2x system-on-module card and a video infrastructure application board, the Z3-DM8168-APP-3x, which provides advanced video input/output capabilities.

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Introducing Z3 Technology’s Z3-DM8107-MOD 1080p60 OEM-Ready Module, based on TI’s DaVinci™ video processor platform

December 5th, 2012

LINCOLN, Neb., Dec. 5, 2012  — Providing the latest in low power multimedia technology solutions and products, Z3 Technology introduces the Z3-DM8107-MOD OEM-ready module based on the new TMS320DM8107 DaVinciTM video processor from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI). The Z3-DM8107-MOD features a unique system-on-chip (SoC) approach and interface allowing customers to quickly integrate the Z3-DM8107-MOD into their system to enable high-resolution displays.

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Z3 releases Z3-MVE-100 1080p60 Broadcast Encoder

April 13th, 2012

Lincoln, NE USA (April 13, 2012) – Providing the latest solutions in integrated multimedia products, Z3 Technology is extending its line of ZEUS products and today announced the immediate availability of the Z3-MVE-100 Broadcast H.264 Video Encoder. As the newest member in the ZEUS family of H.264 encoders, the Z3-MVE-100 represents the latest in encoding performance and functionality. The core of the Z3-MVE-100 is based on Texas Instruments (TI) TMS320DM8169 DaVinci™ digital media processor platform.

The Z3-MVE-100 is a cost-effective system suitable for 1080p60 broadcast encoding, satellite uplink,remote monitoring and industrial applications. It is now available as a compact 280mm x 165mm x 43mm system that supports H.264 High Profile encode up to 1080p at 60 frames per second. Based on the high performance TMS320DM8169 DaVinci™ digital media processor from Texas Instruments (TI), Z3’s Z3-MVE-100 allows customers to quickly integrate the latest DaVinci™ technology into their end application. The system’s flexibility allows it to be configured as a decoder from the HTTP GUI.

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Z3 releases Z3-DME-01 1080p30 Low-Cost Encoder

April 13th, 2012

Lincoln, NE USA (April 13, 2012)Z3 Technology, a leading provider of video compression solutions, is extending its line of ZEUS products and today announced the immediate availability of the Z3-DME-01 Broadcast H.264 Video Encoder, based on the DaVinci™ TMS320DM368 video processor from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI).

The Z3-DME-01 is a cost-optimized Digital Media Encoder. This solution works in multiple applications, such as low-cost broadcast encoders, satellite uplink, HD security video server, industrial applications and remote monitoring. It is now available as a compact 179mm x 123mm x 29mm system that supports H.264 High Profile encode up to 1080p at 30 frames per second. The Z3-DME-01 provides an easy-to-use HTTP-based graphical user interface (GUI), which allows the user remote access to the system for configuration and software updates.

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