SVC, WebRTC and the Future of Video by Alex Eleftheriadis, IMTC/UCIF Activity Group Chair

1. Please provide some background info about yourself and your role with IMTC/UCIF’s over the years? I joined the IMTC Board of Directors in the beginning of 2011.  Vidyo, which I am the Chief Scientist and Co-founder, had grown considerably (it was founded in 2005), and one of our core technologies, Scalable Video Coding (SVC), …

UCI Forum Signs Development Agreement with HCL Americas

The Unified Communications Interoperability Forum (UCI Forum) today announced that it has signed an agreement with HCL Americas (HCL) to develop an H.265 test suite for its members to verify compliance with the upcoming UCI Forum interoperability profile for H.265 HEVC and SHVC. Under the terms of the agreement, HCL will develop the test plan, …