Bosch Security Systems Relies on Wind River Android Expertise for Foundation of the DCN multimedia Conference System
- Revolutionary DCN multimedia Conferencing Device from Bosch is based on Android software optimized and adapted by Wind River.
- DCN multimedia system from Bosch includes enhanced connectivity features and superior levels of interoperability, flexibility and reliability.
- Wind River provided Android integration expertise that allowed development teams to stay focused on developing differentiating features and accelerate time to market.
ALAMEDA, Calif. – July 7, 2015 – Wind River®, a global leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things (IoT), announced that Bosch Security Systems B. V. is using Android expertise from Wind River for the development of their next generation DCN multimedia Conference System.
Bosch Security Systems has released the DCN multimedia Conference System which utilizes OMNEO, an IP-based media networking architecture and includes user-friendly touch-screen Multimedia Devices. Wind River provided an optimized Android software platform and comprehensive software integration services, helping Bosch to concentrate on delivering innovative features and shortening time-to-market. For more than 125 years, the Bosch name has been synonymous with innovation, quality and reliability. Building on world-class expertise, Bosch Security Systems has led the conference market for over 60 years.
Appropriate for city councils, regional councils and boardrooms, the DCN multimedia Conference System includes conference features such as the integration of audio, video and meeting content with Internet access in one single system for enhanced participation and presentation effectiveness. The DCN multimedia Conference System is a highly interoperable, flexible and reliable platform that delivers greater connectivity and multimedia capabilities. For example, during the conference, documents and presentations can be retrieved, shared and displayed using the Internet-enabled Multimedia Devices equipped with high-resolution capacitive touchscreens. Based on open standards, the DCN multimedia Conference System allows the use of custom-made or third-party apps to enhance the meeting experience even further. In total, these features provide the system with a high level of scalability to grow as customers’ requirements evolve.
“Growing competitive pressures and software complexity often make it difficult for companies to meet tight time-to-market windows with the key features and quality levels demanded by their customers.” said Amit Ronen, senior vice president of product delivery and services at Wind River. “Bosch Security Systems turned to Wind River for its deep embedded software expertise and proven track record of successful Android projects since 2007. Additionally, our development centers located around the world allow us to offer highly competitive offerings and outstanding local support across the globe.”
“Bosch has chosen Wind River for its extensive Android expertise. Together Bosch and Windriver have overcome very tough Android design challenges and delivered a high performance Android multimedia Conference Device,” said Bao Trinh, R&D Manager of the Communications Systems Business Unit at Bosch Security Systems B. V. “The services team at Wind River were a trusted partner at every step, helping our organization remain focused on our core competencies and deliver a secure and market-leading conferencing unit.”
For more than 30 years, Wind River has offered among the industry’s most comprehensive embedded software portfolios as well as development and education services designed to help customers attain a competitive advantage. As a CMMI Level 3–rated organization, Wind River can help companies bring safe, secure and reliable intelligent systems to market, delivering professional services across the entire range of the planning, development, and management process.
To find out how Wind River can help in the design of next generation connected intelligent systems, please visit http://www.windriver.com/services/expertise/#android. For more information about how the entire Wind River Helix™ portfolio of products enable IoT advancements, visit http://tinyurl.com/WindHelix.
About Wind River
Wind River, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel® Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), is a global leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things. The company has been pioneering computing inside embedded devices since 1981, and its technology is found in more than 2 billion products. Wind River offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions for addressing the system-level challenges and opportunities of IoT that is backed by world-class global professional services, award-winning customer support, and a broad partner ecosystem. Wind River delivers the software and expertise that enables the innovation and deployment of safe, secure, and reliable intelligent systems. To learn more, visit Wind River at www.windriver.com.
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