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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, 2009/06/12 - CouthIT announced that it has developed implementations of Microsoft RT Audio codec for real-time deployment by end customers, and is positioned to provide implementations to RT Audio licensees on the TI C55x, TI C64x+, ARM9E and Cortex platforms.
CouthIT, a leading global provider of highly optimized, best-in-class, speech, audio and video codecs was the first company to obtain a development license of the RT Audio codec from Microsoft, to develop optimized implementations of the codec on multiple DSPs and help OEMs and Design houses employ the Microsoft Unified Communications solution.
CEO of CouthIT, Krishna Nagarajan, who had envisioned that the agreement would expand their product portfolio for IP telephony, said: "The collaboration between CouthIT and Microsoft on IP telephony solutions will help address the needs of companies building solutions using Microsoft Unified Communications platform. We are now keen to enable OEMs and Design houses achieve the desired optimization in CPU and memory footprints to support the RT Audio codec so that the precious processor resources can be freed up for other critical, resource-intensive software blocks."
CouthIT is a preferred TI Third Party Network member working with Texas Instruments and a Connected Community member of ARM, providing highly efficient multimedia codecs on their processors.
Microsoft RT Audio codec is the preferred codec for Microsoft Unified Communications platform. It is designed for real-time two way VoIP applications. It operates on both narrow band speech (sampled at 8 Khz) and wide-band speech (16 Khz) samples. The encoder optionally includes forward error correction (FEC) block embed error recovery data in the bit-stream. The decoder has an optional jitter-control module that provides active management of jitter and frame erasures.
CouthIT (couthit.com), headquartered in Hyderabad, India, is a leading global provider of highly optimized, best-in-class, speech, audio and video codecs to OEMs and Design houses. It also provides services in the design and development of digital signal processing software solutions for multimedia applications. CouthIT transforms customers’ ideas into software solutions, on time, within budget, and with maximum emphasis on quality, performance, ease of use and integration and subsequent support.
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