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Panamax/Furman CEDIA EXPO 2010 Product Preview

Atlanta, Ga. – Sept. 22-26, 2010
Booth 3035

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“We have a number of exciting demonstrations in store for CEDIA EXPO attendees this year,
including the latest 1.2 version of our BlueBOLT(TM) power and energy management platform and a sneak peek of how BlueBOLT will go wireless and extend to smaller, direct plug-in devices throughout the home. We’ll also be showcasing the newest member of the PFPower in-wall family and the next-generation MD2 family of surge protectors. Be sure to stop by our booth and see the future of power and energy management.” more

Wohler Adds PlayBox Technology to Its Worldwide Distributor Network

SAN FRANCISCO — Aug. 24, 2010 — Wohler Technologies today announced that PlayBox Technology Ltd., an international communications and IT company serving broadcast and corporate markets worldwide, has joined the Wohler distributor network. Headquartered in Sofia, Bulgaria, and addressing client needs across the globe through regional offices, PlayBox Technology will act not only as a distributor and reseller of the full Wohler line, but also as a systems integrator, building Wohler monitoring products into client installations. more

GUITAR CENTER, INC. ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE SUCCESSION PLAN

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA, August 24, 2010 — Guitar Center, Inc. today announced a management succession plan to be implemented during the fourth quarter of 2010. Under this plan, Greg Trojan, presently President and Chief Operating Officer, will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Trojan will also remain a member of Guitar Center’s Board of Directors. Marty Albertson, presently Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, will step down as Chief Executive Officer but will remain as non-executive Chairman of the Board. more

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ALTINEX LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

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Brea, CA – August 2010… Altinex, the leading manufacturer of Modular AV Solutions™, is pleased to announce the launch of the company’s new website. Offering a fresh, vibrant visual aesthetic combined with a number of dramatic enhancements, the new site (www.altiinex.com) greets visitors with a bright, visually appealing page that offers a number of rotating panels highlighting several of the company’s new product offerings and promotions—enabling one to see, at a glance, a wealth of information. With its easy-to-find format, the Altinex website is a snap to navigate and provides a variety of new design tools for customizing many of the company’s flexible products. more

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SMARTdesks(R) Launches Computer Floor and Furniture Integration Technology (FFITness) Program

BALTIMORE, Md. — Aug. 24, 2010 — SMARTdesks(R) today announced the launch of the FFITness (Floor and Furniture Integration Technology) Program, an exclusive service that expands the scope of flexible interactive space beyond “rearranging the furniture.” The FFITness Program includes SMARTdesks design services for coordinating furniture and computer floor outlet locations to serve the changing needs of any architectural space, and features the flexible new Computer Floor by PowerflorUSA(R) to enable power and data outlets in the floor to be moved easily along with the furniture. Simply, furniture installers can unload the floor product from the truck and install the floor, carpet, electrical, and data components without requiring specialized and expensive trade labor, and then install the furniture loaded on the same truck. more

Christie Solution Employed In Groundbreaking Research for Training & Visualization Simulators

Christie Digital’s innovative simulator structure, designed for Carleton University

Christie, a leader in simulation projection display and visualization solutions announces that Carleton University’s Advanced Cognitive Engineering Laboratory (ACE Lab) is using a custom-built structure and display that was designed, engineered and installed by Christie. Located in the Centre for Advanced Studies, Visualization, Simulation and Modelling (VSIM), the ACE Lab is using the Christie projection simulation display system to accommodate various simulators that are the test bed for human perception studies. The ACE Lab has a two-fold mission; A) To determine the fundamental principles of human perception and cognition and B) To apply these principles to the design, implementation and evaluation of large scale training simulators for fixed wing aircraft, helicopters and motor vehicles. more

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Atlona(R) at CEDIA EXPO 2010. Booth 4722:

Atlona(R) at CEDIA EXPO 2010. Booth 4722:
For its third appearance at the prestigious CEDIA EXPO, Atlona(R) Technologies has been gearing up with such innovations as its 3-D compatible switchers, extenders, amplifiers, and converters. The company’s award-winning HDAiR USB-to-HDMI adapter will also be on display, in addition to the DIS7HD 7-inch HD testing monitor, the PROHD82M 8×2 HD video scaler with two matrix outputs, and much more. more

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CANON INTRODUCES THE NEW LV-7590 INSTALLATION PROJECTOR

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Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging, today announced the high-performance XGA-resolution LV-7590 Multimedia Projector. Delivering 7000 lumens of brightness and a contrast ratio of 1800:1, this new projector offers five optional lenses that enable it to be customized to a variety of front or rear projection applications. This flexibility makes the LV-7590 Multimedia Projector ideal for installation in large venues such as houses of worship, school auditoriums, showrooms, large conference rooms, art galleries, museums and small theaters. The LV-7590 Multimedia Projector also employs a Color Control Device, an advanced technology that helps to deliver exceptional image clarity and precise color. more

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Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America Offers Exceptional Value with Short-Throw Projector and Mount Bundles

Mitsubishi 200 Series of Projectors

IRVINE, Calif., August 24, 2010 — Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America’s Presentation Products Division announces three Value-Pack projector bundles that combine its current short-throw projectors with a custom-fit, foldable wall-mounted arm offering high-level features for installers and end-users at a very affordable price. Now teachers and presenters can equip their classrooms and meeting rooms with an award-winning Mitsubishi projector that delivers sharp, bright images and an ingeniously-designed wall mount that is quick and simple to install. more

Digital Rapids Expands Flux Hardware Family with Two New Models

Digital Rapids LogoAugust 24, 2010 — Markham, Ontario: Digital Rapids – the leading provider of tools and solutions for bringing television, movie and Web content to wider audiences — today announced two new additions to the Flux family of video capture and pre-processing hardware. Complementing high definition models introduced earlier this year, the new Flux-3510 and Flux-3550 cards offer the power of the Flux hardware platform for top-quality encoding and streaming applications requiring only standard definition video input. more

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