In 2019, InterDigital incorporated a world-class video and AI research team from Technicolor to expand its work in video technology. Our areas of expertise encompass versatile video coding standards, immersive media representation and delivery, video broadcasting and multicasting, real-time interactive video applications, and optimized video delivery over 5G networks. InterDigital’s visual technologies development and advanced research are top-notch in the video industry. Over the past years, InterDigital’s video standards and platforms team has pioneered new capabilities and made more than 100 contributions to key global standards through participation in international standardization organizations such as ISO/IEC/MPEG, ITU-T/VCEG, JVET and 3GPP SA4. InterDigital has been involved in the development of High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) standard, and led the standardization of HEVC Scalable Video Coding (SHVC) extension.
InterDigital is a lead partner in next generation video coding standard technology development projects related to standard dynamic range, high dynamic range and wide color gamut, and 360-degree video coding and other areas. The industry-leading adaptive 360-degree video streaming platform developed by our engineers delivered real-time 4K- quality video with very low latency in demonstrations at MWC 2018 and in the 5G-Coral VR trial.