Novatek Microelectronics has announced the establishment of a working partnership with ThroughTek, IoT solutions provider. The recent partnership between ThroughTek and Novatek represents a change in the surveillance market, enabling the extension of application use through a value-added cloud service to dashcam devices. The portable dashcam is versatile in its design, making it both suitable for sports and travel use in various outdoor environments, as well as within the car or home for security surveillance. With ThroughTek’s technology, chipset manufacturers can easily penetrate the IoT market by simplifying the device deployment process for technology brands.
“ThroughTek’s IoT solution empowers chipset manufacturers to deliver ready-to-use chipsets with connective components that enable IoT devices with real-time monitoring functionality. This saves our customers both time and money when deploying IoT devices,” said Patrick Kuo, CEO of ThroughTek.
Novatek chipsets with ThroughTek’s Kalay Platform cloud service integration enables video streaming capability for remote monitoring and content sharing. Additional cloud service offerings include event detection with video recording and real-time notification to instantly share video streams to assigned devices.
“The ability to deliver fast and secure streaming services is a vital feature for dash cameras, opening up endless possibilities for these devices. As more devices are using wireless video surveillance applications, the shift from on-site to remote monitoring will have an enormous impact for the surveillance, action camera, and automotive markets,” said Tommy Chen, Vice President of Novatek.
ThroughTek, a leading IoT total solution provider, is committed to the development of its Kalay Platform. With an extensive partnership for OEM/ODM, technology brands and integration support from over 180 different SOCs, Kalay Platform provides rapid deployment for a variety of devices. Complemented by exceptional modular features including video transmission, cloud recording, automation and data analytics, Kalay provides intelligent solutions to help businesses maximize opportunities and enhance customer experiences for countless application environments, including smart retail, smart building, health care, surveillance, wearable device, home automation, and security systems.
Novatek was established in 1997, specializing in display-centered total solutions ranging from full line of display ICs and SoC for all display applications. The Company is the world’s largest supplier of display driver ICs, and is ranked as the world 10th largest and Taiwan’s 2nd largest fabless IC design house in terms of sales revenue in 2015. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.novatek.com.tw.