VidOvation Partner, AVIWEST, Wins Technology & Engineering Emmy Award
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) has presented AVIWEST with a Technology & Engineering Emmy Award for its SafeStreams Technology, which includes forward error correction (FEC), automatic repeat request (ARQ), and IP bonding techniques. AVIWEST’s technology was bestowed with the prestigious award for its excellence in engineering creativity and reliable transmission for live contribution and distribution TV links.
“AVIWEST was founded in 2008 with a single mission: to provide a more cost-effective alternative to traditional satellite, telecom, and fiber-optic conductivity for the contribution and distribution of live television,” says Ronan Poullaouec, chief technology officer, AVIWEST. “We are honored to be selected for an Emmy Award for the development of ARQ and SafeStreams Technologies. This award, which was decided upon by dozens of industry experts and peers, is proof of AVIWEST’s significant contribution toward the advancement of a reliable transport method for live HD and UHD video over unmanaged networks and the public internet.”