Hod Hasharon, Israel – January 12th, 2016 – Valens, the developer of HDBaseT™ technology and founder of the HDBaseT Alliance, announced today that the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) has presented Valens with an Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award, during the 67th Annual Award ceremony.
Valens was recognized for the development and innovation of HDBaseT that has materially affected television. Valens received an Emmy for the “Development and Standardization of HDBaseT Connectivity Technology for Commercial and Residential HDMI/DVI Installations.”
“This is a major achievement for Valens, and reflects the steadfast innovative spirit and technological excellence we strive for on a daily basis,” said Dror Jerushalmi, Valens’ CEO. “HDBaseT revolutionized the transmission of high-definition video, and it has been widely deployed all over the world in both commercial and residential installations. We truly live in an HDBaseT world!”
Mr. Jerushalmi received the award at the 67th Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy® Awards ceremony that took place on Friday, January 8th, 2016, during the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
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Established in 2006, Valens provides semiconductor products for the distribution of uncompressed ultra-high-definition (HD) multimedia content. The company’s HDBaseT technology enables long-reach connectivity of devices over a single cable and is a global standard for advanced digital media distribution. Valens is a private company headquartered in Israel.