X-DIGITAL ENCODERS AND XDS-PRO RECEIVER GET A MAJOR AAC AND MPEG OVERHAUL
The Pico Digital development team has released new codec software for our XDS encoders and the XDS-PRO receivers. The new codecs deliver a number of benefits, including:
- Allowing networks to use less satellite space segment, thus saving on OPEX while improving audio quality
- More reliable higher-quality and lower-bitrate audio distribution for Internet streaming
- Improved audio quality psychoacoustic models to reflect new technology improvements in audio compression
PETER TRAN JOINS THE PICO DIGITAL RADIO SUPPORT TEAM
We’re delighted to announce that Peter Tran has come back to Pico Digital to join our team as Systems Support Engineer. Not only does Peter bring a wealth of IT and networking knowledge, he was a member of the original X-Digital Systems test and deployment team and knows the X-Digital platform from the inside out. Before returning to Pico Digital, he was Systems Engineer at Viejas Enterprises. His educational background includes a BA in Cognitive Sciences from University of California, Berkeley.