Matrox Expands Collaboration With Xilinx to Develop Premium Controllers for Video Walls
Matrox announced an expanded collaboration with long-term partner Xilinx Inc., a leader in adaptive and intelligent computing, to integrate advanced processing functionality into the the Matrox QuadHead2Go multi-monitor controller product line. Leveraging a dedicated Xilinx field-programmable gate array (FPGA) to accelerate all processing operations, Matrox QuadHead2Go cards and appliances enable customers with a powerful and comprehensive feature set — including capture, scaling, cropping, rotating, and more — to build highly-customized, easy-to-deploy video wall designs.
“Matrox QuadHead2Go is the perfect marriage between our video wall expertise and Xilinx’s industry-leading silicon technology,” said David Chiappini, executive vice president of research and development at Matrox. “Backed by a high-performance Xilinx FPGA, QuadHead2Go provides customers with an optimal combination of performance, flexibility, and adaptability to fine-tune and tailor video walls for any commercial or control room environment. We are excited to see this partnership flourish and bring new video wall design opportunities to our customers.”
Matrox QuadHead2Go-powered video walls are ideal for any commercial or control room environment, the company stated.
“Xilinx is thrilled to extend its collaboration with Matrox to develop a premium multi-monitor and processor offering for the video wall market,” said Ramesh Iyer, director of pro audio, video and broadcast BU at Xilinx Inc. “Featuring Xilinx’s 16nm FPGA technology, Matrox QuadHead2Go is a remarkable video wall platform for customers to effortlessly deploy and scale video walls as required, while simultaneously offering a deeper, personalized layer to take installations to the next level. Xilinx’s 16nm technology is at the heart of video-over-IP products in Pro AV and broadcast, enabling Matrox to deploy an entire line up of value-add products.”
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