Tech Summit 2016

Since its inception, RDK Management has been investing in the creation and enhancement of what we call the “RDK Toolshed” — which is quickly filling up with tools and utilities that support the adoption and deployment of RDK across the globe. Tools such as the Test Development Kit (TDK), RDK-V Emulator, RDK Hardware Development Platform (HDP) and RDK Doxygen Documentation have been well received and are widely used by the community. Each quarter, we upgrade the existing tools with new features, and create new tools that will complement the overall offering…..   Read More Here

What is RDK?

The Reference Design Kit (RDK) is a pre-integrated software bundle that provides a common framework for powering customer-premises equipment (CPE) from TV service providers, including set-top boxes, gateways, and converged devices. The RDK was created to accelerate the deployment of next-gen video products and services. It enables TV service providers to standardize certain elements of these devices, but also to easily customize the applications and user experiences that ride on top.

The RDK is supported by more than 200 licensees including: CE manufacturers, SOCs vendors, software developers, system integrators, and TV service providers. It is administered by the RDK Management LLC, a joint venture between Comcast Cable, Time Warner Cable, and Liberty Global. The RDK software is available at no cost to RDK licensees in a shared source manner, and RDK community member companies can contribute software changes and enhancements to the RDK stack.

We have seen RDK-B born and successfully pass through childhood and adolescence, with Service Providers launching it on millions of devices to great success. ARRIS has been there throughout this journey with our TG1682 (Comcast XB3) as well as through code contributions…..   Read More Here

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