The RDK is a Whole Home Open Source Software Platform powering Video, Broadband and IoT Devices.


RDK is a fully modular, portable, and customizable open source software solution for the connected home.
It standardizes core functions used in video, broadband and IoT devices, enabling operators to manage devices
and easily customize their UI’s and Apps, and provides analytics to improve the customer experience and drive business results.


Whole Home

RDK provides a unified PLATFORM
for Broadband, Video, IoT and
streaming devices.

Your Data,
Your UX

Data powers the next generation UX. With RDK, you control the data
for your UX.

Proven Stability
& Scale

A deployed user footprint
of 50+ million DEVICES

RDK Highlights

2019 RDK Americas Summit

March 19, 2019 - Philadelphia
Thank you to everyone who attended the 2019 RDK Americas Summit!  This was our most successful event yet with record attendance!

RDK Code Work Flow Updates

April 9, 2019
RDK Central is pleased to announce upgrades to our Code Management Facility. As part of these upgrades, we have made improvements to our branching and code contribution workflow. We now have a new branch named “rdk-next” which will be used for all future contributions and quarterly releases.
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RDK, Broadband & The Last Mile Access networks come in many flavors, and represent the “last mile” of a network’s infrastructure, connecting the core network out to homes and businesses – although they’re almost never a linear mile, and almost always require more than a mile’s worth of materials to build.  Of the access network

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Cognizant Voice Control Solution Leverages RDK Technology Cognizant has developed a service for enabling voice control of RDK-V and RDK-B devices and features. The service currently supports Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, and in the future will work with any Voice Assistant platform. Interfacing with any of the voice platforms you choose requires a single

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The RDK Lab Accelerator and You! Let this serve as an open thank you to the wider RDK Community, for voicing your need to develop more quickly on the video profile of RDK. Based on your feedback and collective desire for a fast, turnkey way to add apps – whether internal, third party, or premium

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RDK Management is an open source consortium that manages the Reference Design Kit (RDK). RDK is an open source software platform for the connected home that standardizes core functions used in broadband devices, set-top boxes, and IoT. It enables operators to manage their devices; control their business models; and customize their apps, UIs and data analytics to improve the customer experience and drive business results. The RDK community is comprised of more than 350 companies including: CPE manufacturers, SoC vendors, software developers, system integrators, and service providers.  For more information on the tools, training, and events provided by RDK Management, please visit:  

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