Timeline

 

From the company foundation to the present day, via 30+ years of collaborations and partnerships which have sharpen our engineering know-how.

RT-RK

1991

Company foundation

Company foundation

RT-RK company was founded in 1991

2001

Cooperation with Micronas

Cooperation with Micronas

2005

Cooperation with Cirrus Logic

Cooperation with Cirrus Logic

2007

Cooperation with VESTEL

Cooperation with VESTEL

Software development services – Middleware, applications, GUI, BBT as the default testing tool.

2008

Introduction of BBT line of products

Introduction of BBT line of products

2009

Cooperation with Loewe

Cooperation with Loewe

TV software development and maintenance

2009

Cooperation with Metz

Cooperation with Metz

TV software development and licensing – DLNA, HbbTV

2010

RT-RK becomes national research institute

RT-RK becomes national research institute

2010

Porting of a big-endian version of Android on MIPS

Porting of a big-endian version of Android on MIPS

2011

iWedia founded

iWedia founded

Since, the clients have been Tier-1 operators worldwide: Reliance Jio, NTT DoCoMo, KDDI, Bouygues Telecom, Sky, Mediatek, Beeline, Deutsche Telekom, etc.

2011

First deployment of HbbTV

First deployment of HbbTV

2011

Cooperation with MARVELL

Cooperation with MARVELL

2011

BBT Testing products deployed at T-Mobile

BBT Testing products deployed at T-Mobile

2011

Zoran (now CSR) selects RT-RK to port Android on their SoC

Zoran (now CSR) selects RT-RK to port Android on their SoC

2012

Deployment of Android4TV technology

Deployment of Android4TV technology

2012

Cooperation with Swisscom

Cooperation with Swisscom

Android Set-Top Box – Development of ‘TV 2.0’ IPTV

2012

Cooperation with TTTech

Cooperation with TTTech

Near Shore Development Center created at RT-RK

2012

Cooperation with SHARP

Cooperation with SHARP

TV software development – GUI, DLNA, HbbTV, YouTube, VoD (Acetrax), CE-HTML based portal, PVR, Multimedia playback

2012

Cooperation with General Satellite

Cooperation with General Satellite

From scratch to mass production – Development of STB, Kaliningrad factory automatized with BBT testing.

2013

Expansion of Android on DTV market

Expansion of Android on DTV market

Android line of hybrid Set-Top boxes including IPTV solution, Pay TV cable and satellite receivers, SAT2IP server, and BBT line of automated test systems for testing of STB and multimedia devices.

2013

Start of cooperation with Zenterio

Start of cooperation with Zenterio

2014

RT-RK opened center in Banjaluka

RT-RK opened center in Banjaluka

2014

Start of cooperation with Bouygues Telecom

Start of cooperation with Bouygues Telecom

First Android STB to display Live TV premium content with a fully secured CAS with real TV-Centric rich and open experience. SW: iWedia middleware on Marvell BG2-Q, system integration: RT-RK, product testing: BBT. Production of multimillion units.

2014

OBLO Living founded

OBLO Living founded

OBLO develops devices, and end-to-end IoT solutions for smart home. Since 2020 OBLO has been offering services in industrial IoT.

2014

Cooperation with Wyplay

Cooperation with Wyplay

Wyplay selects RT-RK for engineering scaling partner.

2015

TTTech strategic move

TTTech strategic move

Investment in automotive and industrial IoT and acquisition of first RT-RK shares.

2015

Cooperation with HbbTV

Cooperation with HbbTV

HbbTV and RT-RK signed contract for delivery of HbbTV 2.0 spec test suite.

2015

RT-RK opened center in Osijek

RT-RK opened center in Osijek

2016

cirrus logo

Home Audio Solutions based on Cirrus Logic DSPs dominate the market

Software support agreement for Cirrus Logic DSPs signed.

2016

First IVI Android demo presented on CES

First IVI Android demo presented on CES

2016

Grand entry in automotive business

Grand entry in automotive business

Development of TI based automotive machine vision ALPHA board, reference design.

2016

Mobile DTV tuner for Harman infotainment systems

Mobile DTV tuner for Harman infotainment systems

SW: iWedia, integrator: RT-RK

2017

Expansion in automotive domain

Expansion in automotive domain

RT-RK becomes part of TI ecosystem, new IVI demos on top of Qualcomm Snapdragon.

2018

Cooperation with BMW on automated driving level 3 and 4

Cooperation with BMW on automated driving level 3 and 4

Beginning of carve-out of RT-RK in favor of expansion of TTTech Auto in the region, expansion of RT-RK Automotive.

2022

2018 – 2022

2018 – 2022

Ramp up of RT-RK Automotive

Culminates with $285 million investment in TTTech Auto from APTIV and AUDI, RT-RK Automotive becomes TTTech Auto CEE.