Xperi is pleased to announce a partnership between its wholly owned subsidiary, DTS, a global leader in high-definition audio solutions, and RCS, the world’s largest broadcast software company, to develop and integrate DTS® Connected Radio™ technology into their family of radio automation and production platforms. The DTS Connected Radio platform will enable broadcasters to deliver new and engaging services into connected cars of the future.
“RCS has been a longtime strategic partner of ours and we are pleased to extend this relationship to our global Connected Radio service,” said Jeff Jury, general manager, automotive at Xperi. “With more than 14,500 radio stations currently using RCS products, this collaboration will ensure wide range of radio stations will be able to produce and deliver engaging content via IP alongside their current broadcast services.”
“We are extremely excited about this collaboration and the amazing potential DTS Connected Radio provides broadcaster around the world,” said Philippe Generali, president and CEO at RCS. “Xperi has a long track record of developing and integrating new radio technology in cars. With their experience and commitment to broadcast radio we are confident that DTS Connected Radio will drive the next generation in-car radio experience.”
Utilizing an IP connection installed in a vehicle, DTS Connected Radio delivers an innovative analog and digital (DAB and HD Radio®) AM/FM experience by pairing broadcast programming with IP-delivered content. DTS Connected Radio aggregates metadata, such as artist and song information, on-air radio program information, station contact information and more, directly from broadcasters around the world to deliver an enhanced, cohesive visual experience in the vehicle.
RCS is the World’s Largest Broadcast Software Company with products in more than 14,500 radio stations, TV music channels, cable companies, satellite music networks and internet stations worldwide. With more than 800 professionals working from 23 offices around the globe, RCS is everywhere. Media Contact: Diana Stokey 914-259-4733