Video Design

Nuvation specializes in product development for broadcast video, digital cinema, security, defense, and industrial markets. We’ve delivered designs for end products such as high-performance video capture devices, multi-projection systems, and machine vision applications.

Our FPGA design teams are experienced with 4K video and image processing, and audio/video codecs and compression standards such as H.264, MPEG-2, MEG-4, MJPEG, MP3, and G.711.

Areas of Video Design Expertise:

  • Real-time video streaming
  • Video interfacing (component, composite, S-Video,
    SDI, HD-SDI, HDMI, Display Port, and LVDS)
  • Image sensor interfacing
  • Geometric processing

Project Examples

Industrial Video Design

HD Video Capture and Display

• Used in robotics control system
• 1080p streaming with 100ms latency
• TI DaVinci video processor

Digital Video Projector Design

Image Media Block

• Key digital cinema projector component
• GigE video ingest & decryption
• FPGA-based video & audio processing

PCIe Infiniband Design

FDR Infiniband PCIe Add-in Card

• Mellanox InfiniBand to PCIe adapter
• 14.0625 Gbps single lane bitrate
• Xilinx Virtex-7 for video packet processing

video processing design

Video Processing System

• 480i to 1080p switching and windowing
• 20 SERDES IOs up to 6.25 Gbps
• Six Altera Stratix II GX FPGAs per board