September 24, 2016 10:37 PM ET

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Company Overview of DivX, LLC

Company Overview

DivX, LLC develops and licenses software and digital media technologies. Its software solution enables users to play, create, and stream various videos; and allows broadcasters, pay TV operators, in-flight entertainment services, and content providers to deliver on the promise of TV everywhere by reaching multiple screens. The company also provides DivX Certified, a program that ensures consumer electronics devices play DivX videos on various devices ranging from mobile phones and tablets to Blu-ray players and digital TVs. DivX, LLC was formerly known as DivXNetworks, Inc. The company was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in San Diego, California. The company has additional offices ...

4790 Eastgate Mall

San Diego, CA 92121

United States

Founded in 2000

Phone:

858-882-0700

Fax:

858-882-0601

Key Executives for DivX, LLC

Co-Founder
Age: 42
Senior Vice President of Products
Chief Technology Officer
Age: 46
General Counsel
Vice President of Business Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

DivX, LLC Key Developments

Neulion Licenses DivXA(R) Video for Global in Car Devices to Panasonic Corporation

NeuLion Inc. announced that it has renewed its DivXA(R) video technology agreement with Panasonic Corporation. As per the terms of the deal, Panasonic will develop, manufacture and market a line of in-car video and navigation devices that support the DivX Home Theater video solution, including certain AVI file format innovations patented by DivX, LLC. Panasonic has previously licensed DivX video technology for a range of device categories, including TV, DVD/Blu-ray, set-top box and more. This deal grants Panasonic a license to DivX's proprietary technology, including intellectual property around the MPEG 4 Part 2 (AVI) format, and integrates the DivX Home Theater solution into its complete line of in-car devices. The DivX CertifiedA(R) program allows IC and OEM customers to quickly bring to market mobile and consumer electronics products that support high-quality DivX video playback. To date, more than one billion DivX devices have shipped worldwide from multiple major consumer electronics brands.

Siligence Chooses DivX HEVC Technology for Next Generation Set-Top Boxes

DivX, LLC and Siligence announced that Siligence has signed a new wide-ranging license agreement to implement DivX HEVC technology in its set-top boxes, enabling the playback of high-quality, highly efficient video at up to 4K resolutions in the living room. This inaugural agreement between DivX and Siligence helps to strengthen DivX's position in the European over-the-top market by ensuring a large footprint of devices with support for DivX DRM video. Siligence's set-top box line based on Broadcom and STMicro advanced silicon solutions will undergo DivX Certification for DivX Plus HD and DivX HEVC Ultra HD in advance of shipment directly to European operators, starting with a operator in Northern Europe this spring. By adding DivX technology, Siligence is preparing its set-top boxes to support upcoming 4K over-the-top services.

Konka Chooses DivX, LLC's DivX(R) HEVC Technology to Power High-Quality 4K Video Experience on Televisions

DivX, LLC and Konka Group announced that the two companies will work together to implement DivX(R) HEVC Ultra HD (4K) technology across Konka's line of 4K digital televisions. The end-to-end DivX HEVC solution is designed to accelerate the adoption of the latest compression standard across the entire video distribution system. DivX Certified devices for HEVC will support DivX DRM and an advanced feature set for media playback including multi-language subtitles and audio tracks, trick-play track for smooth fast forward and rewind, chapter points for quick scene navigation, and resume playback across devices. DivX recently received a 2014 Best Ultra HD Codec award from Ultra HDTV Magazine for its DivX 10 software and MainConcept(R) HEVC SDK.

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