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About Squid Design Systems

Squid Design Systems is a privately held company staffed by experts in video and image processing algorithms,software and hardware architecture. The company is focused on H.265 HEVC video codec development.

Squid licenses software and design IP to system and semiconductor manufacturers and OEMs. Squid's HEVC technology is available as a realtime encoder for x86 processor-based server systems, as IP for hardware acceleration of the Squid software codec, and as closely optimized code for Squid's programmable video processor architecture (Vivid).

Squid was founded in 2006 and currently employs about 30 staff at its headquarters in California, USA and its development center in Hyderabad, India.

Latest News

April 07, 2015: Real-time 4K60 UHD HEVC Encode at Half the Bit-Rate of H.264 read more

Sept. 11, 2014: Squid Demonstrates Industry-Leading HEVC Solutions at IBC read more

Aug 05, 2014: Squid Systems Video Codec Hardware IP Available for Licensing read more

Apr. 4, 2014: Squid System Announces Realtime HEVC Encoder read more

Feb. 25, 2014: Squid Systems Provides HEVC Decoder for Mobile Devices read more