Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Wednesday November 18, 2015

WDLabs Announces Software Platform To Accelerate Vidity Deployment Of Next Generation Video Experience

WDLabsآ™, a business growth incubator of storage solutions leader Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ:WDC), and world leader in storage solutions, today introduced a new software platform to simplify and speed up the creation and deployment of VIDITYآ™ enabled products and services. VIDITY gives consumers the freedom and flexibility to download and store their movies on a wide range of devices and delivers the highest quality playback of content including 4K Ultra HD movies with high dynamic range (HDR).

The VIDITY Software Platform by WDLabs is built around open standards and will bring VIDITY protocols, security and standards-based manageability into one integrated solution optimized for next generation premium 4K Ultra HD HDR video devices such as TVs, optical media players, and digital media players. The VIDITY Software Platform by WDLabs is supported and validated by the established and expanding VIDITY hardware, software, and certification ecosystem that will provide common building blocks for next generation video devices and Over-The-Top (OTT) services. This new software platform accelerates the availability of VIDITY enabled 4K Ultra HD HDR devices by enabling innovators to focus on value-added features and differentiation.