News and Updates

Tech Tips: Ensure Video Quality Over Constrained Datalinks

September 28, 2018

There are several ways to configure Delta Digital Video's video encoders to ensure good quality video is delivered even for severely constrained datalinks. These settings alone, or in combination, allow the user to tune the video performance for bit rates as low as 128Kbps. • Scaling / Cropping: reducing the number of processed pixels can significantly reduce the required bandwidth. Cropping can concentrate the video compression on a region of interest, providing high quality Read More >

Congratulations to General Atomics Aeronautical on the Successful Atlantic Crossing of SkyGuardian

August 24, 2018

Delta Digital Video is honored to be part of the successful transatlantic crossing of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.’s (GA-ASI’s) prototype MQ-9B SkyGuardian. The SkyGuardian, remotely piloted aircraft system, touched down at RAF Fairford on the eve of the Royal International Air Tattoo after a milestone crossing. The aircraft has become the first Medium-altitude, Long-endurance (MALE) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) to cross the Atlantic, flying from Grand Forks, North Dakota, GA-ASI’s flight test and training center, to Read More >

Delta Digital Video Proud to Sponsor SNC’s Road Warrior Foundation Golf Tournament

August 06, 2018

A great day for a great cause! Delta Digital Video and its distributor Elotek Systems Inc., were proud to sponsor Sierra Nevada Corporation's Road Warrior Foundation Fundraising Golf Tournament held on July 13, 2018. The light-hearted golf tournament brings together colleagues, friends and family members to begin a three-day weekend of fun while supporting a worthwhile charitable group. Read More >

Model 7820R 2-Channel H.265 Video Encoder

August 06, 2018

Delta Digital Video's Model 7820R Video Encoder is specifically designed for harsh airborne environments. Model 7820R uses the super-efficient H.265 encoding algorithm to provide improved quality on constrained datalinks. The unit compresses standard definition or high definition full motion video, multiplexing it with compressed audio, synchronous and asynchronous metadata, and system information in compliance with Motion Imagery Standards Board (MISB) recommendations. Support for composite video and H.264 compression allows for integration with legacy infrastructures and provides a migration Read More >

Delta Information Systems, Inc. Awarded AS9100D / ISO 9001:2015 Certification

June 07, 2018

Horsham, PA (June, 2018) Delta Information Systems, Inc. ( and its local subsidiaries, Delta Digital Video and GDP Space Systems,  are pleased to announce the  successful audit and continued certification of our Quality Management System by ISOQAR Inc. and in compliance with the latest versions of the ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100D Aerospace Quality Management System Standards. The AS9100 standard expands the requirements of ISO 9001 to meet demands of the defense and aerospace industries. The AS9100 Read More >

Look for us in Unmanned Systems Technology Magazine

March 05, 2018

Delta Digital Video will be featuring the latest solutions for video processing at a trade show near you! Our line of Rugged Airborne Encoders utilize the new H.265 video compression algorithm for high quality HD or SD video transmission, at half the bit rate. View upcoming events. Check out our ad in Unmanned Systems Technology magazine. Read More >

Video Codecs Now Provide A PCM Interface

February 06, 2018

A PCM interface is now implemented into Delta Digital Video's Model 4480S HD/SD Video Codec to ease integration with telemetry receivers and transmitters. The 4480S is a network appliance designed to compress and decompress High Definition (HD) and Standard Definition (SD) video (HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, RGBHV, RGsB, NTSC, PAL) for transmission over IP or synchronous serial networks. Can be configured to deliver high-quality video over any network or telemetry datalink Compliant with most off-the-shelf video players Read More >

We Know Small SWaP

December 27, 2017

Today's aerospace and defense applications demand high performance in a small package. Size, weight, and power consumption (SWaP) must be managed and reduced across military and aerospace applications to improve operational efficiency, increase mission life, and reduce the cost of system ownership. The Delta family of companies offer a series of products that focus on small SWaP and are designed to bring as much capability to the forward edge of the military and aerospace industry as Read More >

Why Choose Rugged?

October 31, 2017

At Delta Digital Video, ruggedness runs deep. Our rugged video encoders are designed from the ground up for operation in harsh environments, unlike many converted network appliances on the market. Toughness and reliability are vital in mission critical applications. Delta’s video encoders are engineered to ensure mission success in airborne, shipboard, and ground-mobile platforms. Even our commercial products are designed with ruggedness in mind. Our products are tested in a variety of environments; from extended temperature and Read More >

Why You Can’t Miss Us at DSEI 2017

September 06, 2017

Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) brings together the entire defense and security industry to source the latest equipment and systems, develop international relationships, and generate new business opportunities. Held in London from September 12-15, this year’s DSEI promises to be filled with exciting technology, showcases and demonstrations. Below are a few reasons to get excited about visiting Delta Digital Video and Ampex at Booth N5-193. Ampex Now Offers Visual Intelligence & Data Security for Rugged Read More >