RDK

DTVKit’s market-proven DVB stack has been integrated into the RDK framework by our founding members Ocean Blue Software. It provides users with a complete hybrid solution for Operators and set-top box makers. The first stage integration will run RDK with DVBCore integrated, decoding and displaying content using a Satellite (DVB-S) tuner. RDK is multi-standard and compatible with the following standards: DVB-S/S2, T/T2, C.

RDK

RDK is an open-source software platform for the connected home that standardises core functions used in broadband, video and IoT connected devices. It enables service providers to manage their devices; control their business models; and customise their apps, UI’s and data analytics to improve the customer experience and drive business results. The RDK community consists of over 420 company members, who make code contributions and download software components over than seven million times per month. The RDK software powers over 60 million devices deployed by service providers globally.

Plug-in architecture for custom SI handling

Free to air is a feature of the DTVKit DVB solution

DVR engine with clash management

Full EPG

Now/next and full 7-day EPG

Local or networked playback of ‘live’ and ‘DVR’ content

RDK integrated channel database

Integrated channel database

Conditional Access and Common Interface

RDK Infrastructure

Hybrid Device

 Hybrid device with DVB-S/T/C tuner acts as a server.

Provides WebSocket API for RDK 3.0 clients to control service acquisition, management, selection, and EPG data retrieval 

DVB stack tunes to requested service and configures demux to create SPTS

‘DTVSrc’ injects SPTS to the RMF for local playback or distribution to network clients.

 

Client Device

 HTML UI for service selection, presenting service information, programme information, EPG data, and data retrieved from the server via WebSocket API

Client requests server to ‘tune’ to the desired service via an HTTP request 

DVB service playback controlled via the RMF using ‘DTV player’ ago

Benefits

Our solution has a wide range of benefits that can save you time, money and resources. This allows your company to focus on giving your customers the best end product and most importantly  a competitive advantage. 

Customisation is a benefit of the DTVKit solution

Customisable

This specification allows for consumers to spend less money on securing their devices; therefore, they can invest in other areas.

Faster time to market

Our solution will decrease your time to market; meaning that you have more time to invest in other areas. Therefore, you will be able to get a quality product launched while your competitors are still developing their solution.

Compatible with Broadcom, HiSilicon and Amlogic

Portable across multiple silicon platforms

Android TV DTVKit solution is royalty free

Royalty-free model

DTVKit operates a royalty-free business model allowing you to save money, which you can invest in enhancing your end product.

DTVKit offers a range of support packages through our members, Ocean Blue Software

Support

Our founding members Ocean Blue Software can support you from integration all the way through to certification.

Simple fee structure

Here at DTVKit, we like to keep things simple; that is why we have a straightforward fee structure where there are no hidden costs along the way. Our membership is a one-off joining fee of $15,000, and then $15,000 to be paid annually.