The Canada-based IP video-processing company Embrionix has joined Riedel Communications. With this combination in state-of-the-art signal transport and processing for the media and entertainment markets, Riedel broadens its extensive portfolio of video solutions. Embrionix provides miniaturized, high-density IP gateways, IP signal processors, and converters for broadcast video applications.
With this partnership, Riedel gains access to considerable engineering talent in the Embrionix workforce – the majority of which comprises engineers specializing in leading-edge 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.
“Sometimes, things just fit. Just like Riedel, Embrionix started out as a garage company and has managed to preserve its innovation-driven startup spirit on its way to global success. Our company philosophies are an ideal match, and our product portfolios and competencies complement each other perfectly. Riedel is an international player, and we can offer Embrionix all of the benefits of a comprehensive global sales and support infrastructure. Embrionix, on the other hand, has access to unique technologies and proprietary knowledge that will be instrumental in our quest for innovation leadership in the field of video infrastructures.”