Wipro announced that its Digital-TV (DTV) Middleware solution, which facilitates In-Car TV reception systems, has been customised for the Japanese automotive market. According to the company, Wipro’s DTV Middleware provides a turnkey solution for global Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) of automotive infotainment systems to enable broadcast TV reception within vehicles.
Automotive entertainment is evolving from single function features, such as vehicle navigation and audio systems to broadcast and cloud-based media services like Digital TV and Over-the-Top (OTT) video streaming. Given this transition, there is a growing need for advanced media solutions. Wipro’s DTV Middleware Solution provides a platform that allows device manufacturers to enable broadcast TV reception and related interactive services in automotive infotainment systems.
Wipro’s In-Car DTV Middleware solution adds value to automotive OEM companies by supporting a range of features such as Antenna Diversity, Background Scans, Service Presets, One Touch Support, and Error concealments. These features facilitate the seamless consumption of premium entertainment content for in-car viewers. Through innovative and robust methodologies for audio and video error detection, tolerance and concealment, cell and antenna switching, and segment switching, the DTV Middleware seeks to address challenges faced in broadcast TV reception within the vehicle.
This solution has been optimised for auto-grade hardware platforms. It is fully compatible with QNX, Linux, and Android ecosystems, ensuring compliance with the latest Digital TV specifications for the Japan market.