US 10,893,215 B2
Cascaded standardized hot-pluggable transceiving units providing a multiviewer functionality
Renaud Lavoie, Laval (CA); Louis Caron, Mascouche (CA); Joel Martel, Longueuil (CA); and Daniel Tremblay, Boisbriand (CA)
Assigned to Riedel Communications Canada Inc., Laval (CA)
Filed by RIEDEL COMMUNICATIONS CANADA INC., Laval (CA)
Filed on Nov. 21, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/690,175.
Application 16/690,175 is a continuation of application No. 15/817,337, filed on Nov. 20, 2017, granted, now 10,523,878.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/556,531, filed on Sep. 11, 2017.
Prior Publication US 2020/0092497 A1, Mar. 19, 2020
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. H04N 5/262 (2006.01); H04N 5/64 (2006.01); H04N 7/01 (2006.01); H04N 21/4402 (2011.01); H04N 21/431 (2011.01); G09G 5/00 (2006.01); H04N 21/47 (2011.01); H04N 5/45 (2011.01); H04N 21/234 (2011.01); H04N 21/2365 (2011.01); H04N 21/43 (2011.01)
CPC H04N 5/2624 (2013.01) [G09G 5/00 (2013.01); G09G 5/005 (2013.01); H04N 5/45 (2013.01); H04N 5/64 (2013.01); H04N 7/0117 (2013.01); H04N 21/234 (2013.01); H04N 21/2365 (2013.01); H04N 21/4312 (2013.01); H04N 21/4316 (2013.01); H04N 21/440263 (2013.01); H04N 21/47 (2013.01); G09G 2340/045 (2013.01); G09G 2340/0407 (2013.01); G09G 2340/0464 (2013.01); G09G 2340/12 (2013.01); G09G 2352/00 (2013.01); G09G 2370/20 (2013.01); H04N 21/4307 (2013.01)] 6 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A system comprising:
at least one standardized hot-pluggable transceiving units respectively comprising:
a housing having specific standardized dimensions and adapted to being inserted into a chassis of a hosting unit;
a plurality of connectors, each connector receiving at least one distinct source video stream;
at least one processing unit in the housing for:
scaling the source video streams received by the plurality of connectors into a corresponding plurality of scaled video streams;
mosaicing the plurality of scaled video streams into a mosaiced video stream; and
outputting the mosaiced video stream via one of the plurality of connectors.