A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Archive for November, 2010

Wowza Media Server’s Benefits to Worship Market Recognized With Two Top Awards From WFX

Wowza Media Server 2 Helps Churches Spread the Word more

Germany’s MDR Further Expands Chyron Portfolio

LONDON — Nov. 11, 2010 — Chyron (NASDAQ: CHYR) today announced that MDR, based in Leipzig, has expanded its already extensive Chyron portfolio. The German broadcaster, a long-standing Chyron advocate, has recently added three HyperX³ graphics systems and iRB to its current infrastructure, 15 HyperX graphics systems featuring iSQ and CAMIO, and Chyron’s news graphics management solution. The systems, which provide graphics and branding for MDR’s news bulletins, are installed in the broadcaster’s state-of-the-art graphics center. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: New Products, News, Video |

SoundTech Marketing Now Offers MusicLites Wireless Light Speaker to Integrators throughout the Rocky Mountains and Southwest U.S.

SoundTech Marketing, a manufacturer’s representative firm specializing in high performance audio, video, and custom integration products, will now provide residential and commercial system integrators throughout the Rocky Mountains and Southwest U.S. with access to MusicLites, the revolutionary wireless light speaker.

“As a completely new product category, MusicLites offers both residential and commercial systems integrators a wealth of opportunities in retrofit installations,” said Scott Matteucci, president of SoundTech Marketing. “The modules are reliable and easy to install, saving integrators valuable time, and deliver high performance sound that their customers will enjoy.”

MusicLites are the result of a loudspeaker and lighting combination concept invented and patented Cary Christie, president and CEO of Artison. To further develop MusicLites, Christie and Artison—one of SoundTech Marketing’s valued partners—combined its expertise in hi-fidelity audio with OSRAM SYLVANIA and its industry-leading LED solutions.

Perfect for any residential or commercial installation, MusicLites are more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News |

THE TOURING COMPANY STORE DEPLOYS D.A.S. AUDIO

touringco_hi.jpg

Image of the Touring Company Store interior.

SoHo, NY, NY – November 2010… The Touring Company Store is a new retail concept and, being located in the SoHo area of Manhattan, it couldn’t be a better fit for its surroundings. On paper, it’s a retail store selling indie designers products in addition to some conventional fare in an environment that looks and feels like the backstage of a concert area. This is, however, more than just a retail operation. The store is also an advocate of independent designers, musicians, artists, filmmakers, and all other forms of independent self expression. With a desire for top notch sound and wanting the appearance of a concert loudspeaker setup, store management recently selected a sound reinforcement system from Valencia, Spain-based D.A.S. Audio. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Loudspeakers, News |

NewTek TriCaster Wins Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning

aoe10_winnerlogo3.jpg

NewTek, a worldwide leader in video and 3D animation products, has won a Tech & Learning (T&L) Award of Excellence (AOE) for TriCaster high definition (HD) portable live production system in the “New Products” category of the annual awards competition sponsored by Tech & Learning magazine.

“Now that the use of technology in schools is no longer a novelty but a reality, it’s not about the promise of what a product can do; it’s about the proof,” said Kevin Hogan, editorial director for NewBay Media’s Tech & Learning Group. “This year’s Award of Excellence products were tested by edtech experts from the New York City Department of Education and the University of Michigan, our top T&L advisors, and others. These companies can be proud that their products were selected as winners by this prestigious team of judges.”

Outstanding technological products for education have been recognized by Tech & more

Broadcast Pix Delivers 100th Granite Video Production System

Billerica, Massachusetts – Broadcast Pix™ today announced the shipment of its 100th Granite™ live video production system. The 100th unit was purchased by Cisco Systems in October, and is the company’s second Granite system.

Since it began shipping this summer, Granite has been installed in a variety of facilities in more than a dozen countries. Broadcasters include Turner, affiliates of ABC, CBS, NBC and PBS, the American Forces Network, SKY4 TV, and Israel’s Sport 5 sports cable channel. Large corporate users include SAS and 3M. A number of educational institutions have also made the move to Granite, including the University of Virginia, SUNY Fredonia, Pueblo Community College, and Kettering Fairmont High School. Additional installations include Internet entertainment news site TMZ.com, churches like Lone Star Cowboy Church in Montgomery, Texas, and sporting venues like Spokane Arena in Spokane, Wash.

granite-1000-jpeg-2.jpg

“Only Granite more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News |

AVI-SPL Welcomes Three New Salespeople

AVI-SPL, a leading provider of audio video communications solutions, is pleased to announce Mark Hothem, Chris Wilson and Sam Nord have joined the company.

avi-spl-logo_sm.jpg

AVI-SPL recently welcomed new Sales Engineer Mark Hothem to the Detroit office where he’ll be responsible for designing and engineering AV systems integration solutions. Prior to joining the company, Hothem worked for Technology Services Corp. as an AV Systems Designer and also spent time working for Sony for several years.

Additionally, Chris Wilson joined AVI-SPL’s Chicago office as a Unified Communications Specialist. In this role, Wilson will support sales of video conferencing solutions, Telepresence, and managed service opportunities. Wilson has more than 20 years of experience in the technology industry and 10 years working in video conferencing.

The Los Angeles office also recently added new Account Manager Sam Nord to its team. Nord will focus on generating sales for systems more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News |

X2O Media and AlhenaCom Partner to Offer Solutions in Italy

AlhenaCom to Distribute X2O’s Xpresenter(TM) Digital Signage Platform and Xpresenter Xe Series
more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Digital Signage, News |

JM Rental and Sony PCL spearhead the upcoming 3D century with 3D LED screen technology

JM Rental and Sony PCL have already worked together on a number of landmark projects, the most prominent of which was

Sony’s Super Public Viewing

JM Rental’s 3D LED panels at the spectacular FIFA World Cup FES Super Public Viewing (SPV), held on June 19, 2010 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama City, Japan

.

Preparations for this groundbreaking event started a year in advance, with both companies investing huge capital sums in order to support it (JM Rental’s investment alone was US$8 Million in order to purchase more than 200 square meters of 3D LED panels (4mm pixel pitch) plus several sets of LCM-4K processors, whilst Sony PCL’s investment covered all aspects of the 3D content production) and working hard to resolve any issues, including technological teething problems. This culminated in a complete full trial run through at a public more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News |

Listen Technologies To Partner With RSN Network

Listen Technologies Corporation announced it has reached a sponsorship agreement to partner with the Rental and Staging Network (RSN).

RSN is a network of well respected, high quality, national, rental and staging companies with annual revenues exceeding $2.5 million. RSN members communicate with their network peers to share ideas about resources and applications that impact the rental and staging industry.

“RSN’s top objective is to “raise the bar? of professionalism within the rental and staging industry, by setting the highest standards and employing the best tools,? noted Matt Emerson, CEAVCO Audio Visual and President of RSN. “The goals and objectives of RSN include expanding business relationships with select partners who share the quality and service focus of RSN members. We are pleased to partner with a company like Listen Technologies that shares our goals and objectives.?
“Listen Technologies is certainly committed to delivering outstanding service and more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News |

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

November 2010
M T W T F S S
« Oct   Dec »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication