Vela Research is an award-winning leading provider of video encoding and decoding technology and products, messaging and emergency alert system solutions for the broadcast and cable industries, enterprise and special purpose video delivery companies. Vela s product offerings range from board-level encoding and decoding solutions to complete video server systems supporting the TV industry s transition to digital technology and high definition. Vela is a pioneer in the development of MPEG video compression technology. It offers a complete range of broadcast and professional quality, standard and high definition, MPEG video encoder and decoder boards. Vela boards have been embedded in some of the most advanced video server platforms in the world, including SeaChange and Toshiba.