Designing Digital Video Systems with DaVinci Webcast

Texas Instruments Incorporated (NYSE: TXN) (TI) will present a live webcast entitled “Designing Digital Video Systems Leveraging DaVinci(TM) Technology” on Wednesday, August 30, 2006, at 8:00 a.m. PDT/11:00 a.m. EDT. The webcast will be led by Greg Mar, Worldwide DSP SoC Platform Manager for DSP Systems, Texas Instruments, and J.B. Fowler, DSP applications engineer for DSP Systems, Texas Instruments, who will provide designers with technical information on simplifying digital video system design by leveraging DaVinci(TM) technology. Video system design engineers are invited to register now to view the Webcast from their PCs.

During the 90-minute technical session, the panelists will discuss Texas Instruments DaVinci(TM) technology and how it offers unprecedented video integration for applications such as videophones, streaming media devices, automotive infotainment, digital still camera’s, IP set-top boxes, video security systems and digital video products that have yet to be invented. Specific topics will include:

  • Designing your next digital video system using TMS320DM644x DaVinci technology processors and development tools.
  • Speeding system design by integrating the latest production-validated operating systems, software and multimedia codecs.
  • Programming the video-optimized TMS320DM644x and Linux-enabled ARM(R) cores via industry-recognized APIs, abstracting the DSP subsystem.

The Webcast will conclude with a question and answer session.

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Greg Mar, Worldwide DSP SoC Platform Manager for DSP Systems, Texas Instruments, oversees TI’s strategic direction and development for the broad market system-on-a-chip (SoC) division. His experience in business development, IP and tools for software and hardware, has been crucial in the success of TI’s SoC portfolio.

J.B. Fowler, DSP applications engineer for DSP Systems, Texas Instruments, focuses on video system applications such as video telephony, video conferencing, and video security, including digital video recorders and IP NetCAMs. His technical expertise extends into Video Infrastructure applications targeted towards High Definition Broadcast Encoding and Multi-Channel Conferencing Units.

In addition to technical webcasts, TI offers engineers a wide-ranging support infrastructure that includes training and seminars, design tools and utilities, technical documentation, evaluation modules, an online knowledge base, a product information hotline and a comprehensive offering of samples that ship within 24 hours of request. TI keeps the engineer at the forefront and throughout the design process by providing tools, systems expertise and technical support to help customers get to market quickly. For more information on TI’s complete DaVinci technology design support go online.

About Texas Instruments
Texas Instruments Incorporated provides innovative DSP and analog technologies to meet our customers’ real world signal processing requirements. In addition to Semiconductor, the company includes the Educational & Productivity Solutions business. TI is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and has manufacturing, design or sales operations in more than 25 countries.

DaVinci is a registered trademark of Texas Instruments.