Company

About Ekioh

Ekioh designs and develops browser software for a wide range of consumer products and resource constrained platforms. The company’s products provide the high performance, flexibility and highly compact footprint necessary to address the wide range of application and UI rendering issues presented by the consumer electronics and embedded systems industries.

Best known for its TV and set top box solutions, Ekioh technology forms the basis of the fusion of traditional media and over the top content in many of the world’s most successful television networks.

Ekioh’s engineering team brings together expertise in graphical systems, embedded software, set top box, TV silicon and robust software design. Using this combination of skills, fuelled by intense customer focus, Ekioh’s product quality and customer support is second to none.

Founded
2006

Deployed
In over 30 countries across 4 continents

Recognised
Winner of 3 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

How we got to where we are

Timeline

2006

Ekioh was founded

SVG UI Engine launched
TV Browser launched

2008

First Ekioh enabled set top box deployed
Ekioh integrated into Enterprise Computing products

2010

Development tools embedded into UI Engine
Shipments exceed 1m units

2012

GPU support added to UI Engine & Browser
Multithreaded browser research project started

2014

Queen’s Award for International Trade
First YouTube Certification Achieved
Shipments exceed 10m units

Future proofed SVG layout engine introduced
Queen’s Award for Innovation

2016

Multithreaded image decoding for UI Engine
Accelerated compositing on the UI Engine
Added HTTP/2 support and disc cache
GStreamer support added to UI Engine & TV Browser
Queen’s Award for International Trade

2018

Ekioh UI Engine 5.0 released
Flow multithreaded browser launched

Management Team

Piers Wombwell – CEO & Co-Founder
Piers has wide-ranging experience in rendering engines, graphics, embedded software and processor simulation. Prior to founding Ekioh, Piers held senior engineering roles at ANT, Broadcom, Element 14 and Acorn. He has a BSc in Computing with Maths from Royal Holloway, University of London.

Ben Laughton – CTO & Co-Founder
Ben has amassed a wealth of embedded software, networking, integration and graphics experience in the IPTV and cable TV industries. Before founding Ekioh, Ben held senior engineering roles at Amino, Pace and Acorn. Ben has a BSc from the Open University.

Stephen Reeder – Commercial Director
Stephen joined Ekioh in July 2010, and has broad commercial and technical experience in cable, IPTV and telecoms. He has held commercial roles at ActiveVideo Networks, ANT, Lucent Technologies, and BT. Stephen has an MBA from London Business School and a BSc in Electronic Systems Engineering from UEA.

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Careers

At Ekioh we continually strive to create an atmosphere where great people can achieve extraordinary things. Our aim is to provide a constant stream of challenging and interesting activities which directly benefit our customers and contribute towards company growth.

Current vacancies include an Embedded Software Development Engineer.

We are always looking for great people to join the team, especially those with excellent embedded software skills and graphical systems expertise. If you have the skills and want to become part of Ekioh, please send your CV to careers@ekioh.com.

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Partners

Key to the delivery of an excellent end customer experience is a well integrated value chain. Ekioh’s partner programme is designed to ensure every element of the delivery process has the support needed to succeed.

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