The Canada-based IP video-processing pioneer Embrionix has become part of Riedel Communications. Founded in 2009, Embrionix provides miniaturized, high-density IP gateways, IP signal processors and converters for broadcast video applications. Riedel Communications has been pursuing a networked approach to video infrastructures for more than a decade with its real-time media network, MediorNet.
With this partnership, Riedel gains access to Embrionix’s workforce, the majority of which comprises engineers specializing in IP and video technologies. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Embrionix employs a growing team of 50 engineers and experts and maintains design, R&D and sales offices around the world. With the Embrionix team joining the Riedel family, Riedel Communications will grow to over 700 employees.
“As a hybrid IP environment, Riedel’s MediorNet is trusted by customers around the globe as an ideal bridge to the IP world. Our high-density IP gateway and processing solutions will greatly enhance the MediorNet ecosystem and expand its application areas, making it more powerful than ever,” Renaud Lavoie, CEO, Embrionix, said. “In recent years, our young company has experienced phenomenal growth. Now, the partnership with Riedel will further accelerate demand for our technologies and pave the way to an even brighter future. We are thrilled to continue the Embrionix success story as a member of the Riedel family, and I am happy to be part of this journey.”