Whitlock Announces Promotions in Executive Leadership


December 4, 2013 – Whitlock, a global AV solutions provider, announces promotions to its executive team as a result of continued growth and expansion. Julian Philips and Jack Steinhauer will now serve as Executive Vice Presidents, and Chris Jamison has been promoted to a newly created role of Vice President of Information Technology (IT) and […]

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Bay Audio’s TVX Sound Bar Provides Sleek Audio Enhancement for Flat Panel TVs


December 5th, 2013 – Poway, CA—Bay Audio, supplier of the ultimate custom loudspeaker solutions for A/V integrators and specialty dealers has announced the introduction of the TVX Sound Bar Series. The TVX solutions can be custom ordered to match the width or height of most flat panel displays and orders ship within 72 hours. At […]

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Extron Announces Next Generation Cable Cubby Enclosures for AV Connectivity and AC Power


Anaheim, California (December 5, 2013) – Extron Electronics is pleased to introduce the Cable Cubby Series/2, the next generation of Cable Cubbycable access enclosures for AV connectivity and AC power. These durable, furniture-mountable enclosures are available in two sizes and feature a slim, unobtrusive design that is ideal for use on surfaces where space is at a […]

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BTX Joins Mersive’s Partner Program as a National Distributor


HAWTHORNE, N.Y. and Denver, CO — December 3, 2013 — Mersive a leading provider of visual computing software announced today BTX Technologies, a value-added distributor and manufacturer of interface, integration, and system products has joined the company’s partner program as a national distributor. Through the partnership, BTX will expand the reach of Mersive’s visual computing software […]

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Scala controls stunning displays at NPR’s new HQ


Washington D.C., USA -­‐ December 5, 2013. Scala today announced that its digital signage software has been installed at the new Washington D.C. headquarters of NPR, a media organization delivering breaking national and world news to 26 million listeners in the US each week. Scala Certified Partner, Imperatives, Inc., deployed the software to manage, schedule […]

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Christie Debuts Fiber Optic Card for Entero Cubes


TECHNET ASIA-PACIFIC/HONOLULU  – (December 3, 2013) – Christie has established a commanding presence in the development of next-generation control room solutions that deliver the ultimate in high performance wall displays, content management and data security.  Among its latest solutions at the AFCEA TechNet Asia-Pacific Conference and Expo in Honolulu, Hawaii, December 3 – 5, Christie will […]

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Ovation In-Store Chooses Videotel’s Industrial Media Player


Some of the world’s largest brands have partnered with Ovation In-Store to create interactive digital signage for retail outlets. From Clinique and Giorgio Armani to Mattel and Victoria’s Secret, Ovation In-Store has unmatched success in creating a retail display that captures the attention of a consumer and compels them to interact with a brand. The company recently […]

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Zytronic Debuts Advanced Touch Control Technology at ISE


Zytronic will be using ISE as the platform on which to unveil its latest innovation in multi-touch technology for self-service and unattended touchscreen applications. The company will be demonstrating a further addition to its proprietary MPCT™ projected capacitive product portfolio, with new touch controller technology developed to enable improvements in operational performance on ultra-large format […]

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Premiere Southern California Live Music Venue Steps it Up with VARIA


Long Beach, CA – December 2013… The Gaslamp is one of Southern California’s best-known night spots, with a rich history of great entertainment and an impressively eclectic roster. On any given night, the club’s stage plays host to artists ranging from hard rock and metal to punk, acoustic, and even contemporary classical performances, as well […]

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Matrox at Integrated Systems Europe 2014 — Product Preview


MONTREAL — Dec. 4, 2013 — Matrox® Graphics Inc. and Matrox Video will be sharing stand 11-M66 at ISE 2014 (Amsterdam RAI, Feb. 4-6). Matrox Graphics Inc. will demonstrate the cost-effective Matrox Maevex™ 5100 Series of 1080p60 H.264 encoders/decoders and the field-proven Matrox Mura™ MPX Series of video wall controller boards. Zero-latency Matrox Avio™ F125 fiber-optic KVM extenders will also be presented. Matrox […]

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Extron Introduces Compact, Economical Audio Amplifier with Exceptional Performance


Anaheim, California (December 4, 2013) – Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the MPA 152 Plus, a new quarter rack width, stereo integrated mini power amplifier that delivers 15 watts rms per channel, and provides several performance enhancements over the previous MPA 152. The MPA 152 Plus features a 90 dB signal-to-noise […]

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Tecom Signs a Distribution Agreement with Modul IT in Europe


Rosh Ha’ayin, Israel and Amsterdam, Netherlands – Dec 4, 2013 – Tecom Electronics, a worldwide provider of TecPodium Interactive Lecterns, has signed a distribution agreement with Modul IT Solutions in Europe. Tecom manufactures a wide range of smart lecterns and podiums (TecPodium) that provides fully integrated multimedia solution to manage AV equipment in training and educational facilities […]

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VUE al-8 Line Array Impresses at Steve Miller Show in Newport News


San Diego, CA (Dec. 4, 2013)- Steve Miller’s long-time System Engineer, Tom Martinez, and FOH Engineer, Scott Boorey, recently had the chance to put VUE Audiotechnik’s new al-8 Line Array System through the paces at Miller’s tour stop in Newport News, Virginia. The VUE line array was used in place of the house system at the Ferguson Center […]

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BTX Joins Mersive’s Partner Program as a National Distributor


Mersive a leading provider of visual computing software announced today BTX Technologies, a value-added distributor and manufacturer of interface, integration, and system products has joined the company’s partner program as a national distributor. Through the partnership, BTX will expand the reach of Mersive’s visual computing software solutions throughout the United States.  “As the demand for our award winning visual […]

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Earthworks Microphones Capture Singing Christmas Tree Performances


Milford, NH – Franklin Denham, Minister of Music at Highland Baptist Church in Meridian, Mississippi, has been conducting Singing Christmas Tree performances since 1985. The history of singing trees goes back to the outdoor presentations in 1933 at Belhaven College, Jackson, MS, which is considered the first and oldest outdoor Singing Christmas Tree event in […]

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U.S. Marine Corps Purchases Christie Matrix StiM WQs


I/ITSEC/ORLANDO, Fla. – (December 2, 2013) – Christie® today announced that Aero Simulation Inc. (ASI) awarded Christie the contract to supply the U.S. Marine Corps with projection systems consisting of 12 Christie Matrix StIM™ WQ 1-chip DLP® solid state LED projectors for AH-1W Weapons Systems Trainer (WST) Device 2F136A upgrades. Six display system projectors will […]

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Toshiba Enhances e-BRIDGE Print and Capture Mobile Print App


IRVINE, Calif. (Dec. 2, 2013)—To address the needs of an ever increasing mobile workforce, Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc. (http://business.toshiba.com) today unveils the latest feature-rich version of its e-BRIDGE™ Print & Capture mobile software app. The leading managed print services (MPS) provider and business printing solutions innovator’s upgraded app – compatible with all Android™ smartphone and tablet devices […]

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Kramer Introduces the VP−460, a 3−Input Analog & 3G HD−SDI ProScale™ Presentation Scaler/Switcher


Clinton, NJ – Kramer Electronics is pleased to introduce the VP−460, a high−quality presentation scaling switcher for computer graphics video, SDI and composite video, along with unbalanced stereo audio signals. The VP−460 has three video inputs and two video outputs. It scales the video to a maximum resolution of 2K, embeds the audio and simultaneously outputs the […]

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Atomos Announces New Distributor for Taiwan


Melbourne, Australia – 2nd December 2013: Atomos, creator of the award-winning field recorders Ninja-2, Samurai, Samurai Blade and Ronin, and the acclaimed Connect converters announces the appointment of Cheng Seng Trading Co., Ltd. “Atomos is excited to work with Cheng Seng Group as the exclusive distributor for Atomos products in Taiwan. Cheng Seng Group cover not […]

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Kordz and HD Connectivity Join Forces to Deliver High Performance HDMI Solutions to the UK


MELBOURNE, Australia and MALVERN, UK – 28 November 2013 – Kordz and HD Connectivity announce today that they are partnering to offer Kordz products directly to the UK market. As of November 28th, HD Connectivity will offer Kordz core HDMI products, including the award winning NEO-S3, directly to its customers throughout the United Kingdom. “This […]

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Powerful Christie DLP display technology at I/ITSEC 2013 features first true 120Hz projector at 4K resolution


I/ITSEC/ORLANDO, Fla. – (2nd December 2013) – Christie® is bringing powerful visual display solutions to I/ITSEC 2013, 2nd-5th December and demonstrating a diverse range of solid-state and lamp-based DLP® technologies in 2D and 3D. These include the Christie Matrix StIM™ WQ – the brightest, LED-based WQXGA-resolution simulation projector; a deployable immersive training simulator; the Christie Mirage […]

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DisplayNote Appoints First VP of Sales for USA


DisplayNote Technologies Ltd, the collaboration and content sharing software for tablets, displays and desktops, has appointed Andy Penman as it’s VP of Sales for the USA. Andy joins DisplayNote with 10 years’ experience in the technology industry, specifically education technology such as interactive classroom displays and classroom response technology. He is also a fully qualified […]

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Advantech and Avnet Technology Solutions EMEA Partner to Target Pro AV Market


Advantech, the embedded platform and integration services leader has signed an agreement with Avnet Technology Solutions. The partnership is formed specifically for the ProAV market in Europe. Avnet Technology Solutions is a global IT solutions distribution leader and an operating group of Avnet, Inc. State-of-the-Art Signage Solutions for the Pro AV Market As a global […]

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Haivision launches new version of InStream Mobile HD video player


MONTREAL, CANADA — November 26, 2013 — Today, Havision released the latest version of InStream Mobile, bringing iPad, iPhone, and Android viewers the fastest video player for live, high definition video streaming. Supporting end-to-end latency of less than 500 milliseconds for 1080p60 video when coupled with Haivision’s Makito X HD H.264 encoder, InStream Mobile is ideal for the […]

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“Smart” Set Up Software Now Available From Zytronic


In order to help make the setting up of its single/dual PCT™ and multi-touch MPCT™ touchscreen solutions as straightforward and time efficient as possible, Zytronic has now introduced a user-friendly software package. The new, ZyConfigTM smart set-up tool introduces a simple to follow sequential approach which walks the touchscreen integrator through the installation process step […]

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STRATACACHE Announces New Service Office Complex in Australia


Dayton, OH, November 26, 2013—STRATACACHE, a leading provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video accelerationtechnologies, today announced the continued expansion of its Asia-Pacific operations with the opening of a new service office complex. Located in South Australia, the new office addresses the rising international demand for STRATACACHE digital media solutions in the region. The new facility […]

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DPA Microphones Creates a Bang with Paramore During Band’s 2013 World Tour


Franklin, Tennessee. November 26, 2013: DPA Microphones is drumming up some attention while on the road with the Grammy nominated alternative rock band Paramore for the band’s self-titled world tour. DPA’s d:vote™ 4099 Instrument Microphones and d:dicate™ 2011C Compact Cardioid Microphones are keeping Paramore’s touring drummer in beat with band mates and fans by delivering […]

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New CoolSign Display Engine; Global enterprises embrace Haivision’s digital signage and IPTV solutions


MONTREAL, CANADA — November 21, 2013 — With increased adoption of its integrated IP video and digital signage solutions, Haivision today announces the availability of CoolSign™ 5.0 and the new CoolSign Display Engine. With a scalable, data-driven infrastructure, Haivision’s CoolSign digital signage system integrated with the Furnace™ IP video system brings global organizations efficiency to their communications. Haivision’s […]

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Extron Announces Contact Closure Control Module for Switchers


Anaheim, California (November 21, 2013) – Extron Electronics is pleased to introduce the CTR 8, a control module that adds contact closure control to most RS-232 controllable Extron simple or scaling switchers. The CTR 8 accepts up to eight contact closure inputs and converts them to SIS Simple Instruction Set serial commands that select the corresponding input on […]

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Classic New York Deli Begins a New Life with Renkus-Heinz


New York, NY – November 2013…  When Russian émigré Max Asnas opened his modest Manhattan delicatessen in 1937, few would have imagined that the Stage Deli would become one of the city’s gastronomic legends. During its 75 year history, the Stage was a regular haunt for celebrities, athletes, politicians, and millions of regular folks craving […]

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