Develop a new codec utilizing existing compression technology but adding features to the codec using code in the video or audio files that will work specifically with the codec and a group of centralized functions The codec is open to work over mpeg 2,4 or 7 standards. We are looking forward to the mpeg 7 standards but need the functions to work in the playback functions of today (mpeg 2 or 4) There is also a need to look at the code as software and software-on-chip (SOC) Opportunities exist to negotiate royalty.
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1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
Multiple platform. Must work on Windows platform XP, Mac OSX and Linux. May need to work on additional platforms as identified, including mobile platforms.