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NBA and SENSIO to feature first NBA All-Star in 3D for international fans

More than 100 cinemas internationally to provide NBA All-Star Saturday night and NBA All-Star game in 3D

MONTREAL and NEW YORK — Feb. 14, 2011 — The National Basketball Association (NBA) and SENSIO Technologies Inc. (SENSIO) (TSX.V: SIO) today announced they have teamed up to provide NBA All-Star Saturday Night presented by State Farm and the 60th NBA All-Star Game internationally in cinemas in live 3D for the first time. more

BONFIRE LABS RELIES ON ADVANCED SYSTEMS GROUP FOR SAN UPGRADE

EMERYVILLE, CALIF. – Bonfire Labs, a motion design agency and production studio in San Francisco, conducted a major upgrade of its infrastructure last summer. Most of the project was completed in house, but when it came time to upgrade software on its Quantum StorNext storage area network (SAN), Bonfire Labs turned to Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a leading West Coast video and film integration firm.

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Founded five years ago, Bonfire Labs grew out of Phoenix Editorial, which first opened its doors in 1991. With a staff of 20 people supplemented by a team of freelancers, Bonfire’s creative team relies on Mac Pro workstations equipped with Adobe Creative Suite 5, Apple Final Cut Pro, Autodesk Maya, The Foundry’s NUKE, and MAXON CINEMA 4D. Supplementing these systems are Autodesk Smoke on Linux for finishing and a render farm managed with Uberware’s Smedge.
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Triveni Digital Inc. 2011 NAB Show Preview Booth SU3202

Triveni Digital at the 2011 NAB Show
At the 2011 NAB Show, Triveni Digital will showcase the latest extensions to its industry-leading GuideBuilder(R) metadata platform, along with the latest release of the company’s award-winning StreamScope(R) MT-40 analyzer, now with CALM support. Triveni Digital will also highlight its well-established StreamScope RM-40 intelligent remote monitoring instrument, including the system’s new Mobile Dashboard, designed to provide access via iPads(R), iPhones(R), and Android(TM)-powered devices.

Triveni Digital CTO Richard Chernock will present two sessions at the Broadcast Engineering Conference to be held during the 2011 NAB Show. more

Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT) Appoints James Hyman to the Position of Vice President, North America Broadcast Sales

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MOUNT OLIVE, NJ, FEBRUARY 15, 2011 – Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT), a Business Unit within the Vitec Group’s Videocom Division, and a leader in advanced digital microwave systems serving the Broadcast, Sports & Entertainment and MAG (Military, Aerospace & Government) markets, is pleased to announce that James Hyman has been appointed to the position of Vice President, North America Broadcast Sales and IMT Sales Support.

With over 10 years experience in the RF industry, Hyman assumes his new position after spending the past three years with IMT serving in a number of management roles, most recently as the leader of global Sales Support organization where he was responsible for applications engineering, sales administration and the implementation of new sales procedures.

In his new role, Hyman will be responsible for defining sales strategies within North America while ensuring that budget more

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Clear-Com Showcases Groundbreaking Intercom Solutions at Broadcast Video Expo 2011

LONDON, UK, Clear-Com, a global leader in critical voice communication systems and Technical & Engineering Emmy Award winner, will be showcasing its HelixNet Partyline, Eclipse Digital Matrix System Version 5.2 with its new line of V-Series rotary control panels and the Tempest2400 digital wireless intercom system at this year’s Broadcast Video Expo 2011 (Stand G10). In addition, Clear-Com will also exhibit the HME DX Series and the HME PRO850 wireless intercom systems, products that are now available from Clear-Com after its acquisition by HM Electronics, Inc (HME).vclear-com-tempest2400-wireless-system_4-channel.jpg more

High Resolution Systems Announces UDC 3.2.2 Software Release with Many New Features and Improved Functionality

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High Resolution Systems LLC has introduced a new software release for its Universal Device Controller (UDC). UDC 3.2.2 includes numerous new features and improvements to enhance the user experience.

“We have been listening to our customers and, as a result, have added a lot of new features to UDC 3.2.2, improved existing functionality and upgraded some of the user interface,” says sales engineer Drew Taylor.

UDC 3.2.2 now supports the new UDC-210 21-button panel controller for UDC software and offers additional button colors; new font colors for buttons; and Context Menus to add and remove buttons, add and remove image, and add and remove background image.

A new font and colors have been enabled for the web server; web server image caching for browsers has also been added.

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Mac West Group Earns Community’s Rep of the Year Award

Mac West Group Earns Community’s Rep of the Year Award

L to R: Community’s Rod Falconer, Mac West’s Zeke Luna and Steve McNeil, and Community’s Julia Lee

Anaheim, CA – At this year’s NAMM Convention, Community Professional Loudspeakers bestowed their annual Rep of the Year Award on Long Beach, CA-based Mac West Group.

“Mac West has been instrumental in some of our most important projects in Southern California and Arizona, and we’re proud to have them in our corner,” said Rod Falconer, Community’s Western Regional Manager.

“We were surprised and delighted to get this award,” added Mac West’s Principal Steve McNeil. “It is a pleasure and privilege to work with a group of professionals as talented and dedicated as the people at Community. Their outstanding support for us, and for our customers out in more

Powerline Control Systems Introduces Mi LightStyle Lighting Control and Home Automation Solution

Powerline Control Systems, Inc., the manufacturer of PulseWorx lighting control for residential and light commercial applications, and inventor of Universal Powerline Bus® (UPB) technology, has introduced Mi LightStyle; an independent, cost-effective hardware/software package that allows system control by the most popular Internet-connected smart-phones, tablets and computers.

Mi LightStyle from PCS

Mi LightStyle is an independent, cost-effective hardware/software package that allows system control by the most popular Internet-connected smart-phones, tablets and computers.

“With its easy installation and extraordinary flexibility, Mi LightStyle is a cost effective control option for professional integrators,? said Scott Klodowski, director of sales and marketing for PCS. “The Mi LightStyle unit and ‘app’ offers the easy-to-use interface consumers want with connectivity from popular devices such as iPhones, iPads, Android, and more—and it’s designed to quickly integrate with our PulseWorx lighting more

AVI-SPL Welcomes New Salespeople

AVI-SPL, a leading provider of audio video communications solutions, is pleased to welcome three new additions to its sales force.

Colin Smith

Colin Smith

Colin Smith recently joined AVI-SPL’s office in Sterling, Va., as a new Account Manager. He’ll focus on corporate, government, and higher education sales in addition to business development. Smith previously worked for Washington Professional Systems as a Digital Sales Manager and has more than 15 years of audio video sales experience.

AVI-SPL also welcomes new Federal Business Development Manager Steve White to the Washington, DC office. White will develop strategic business opportunities with government agencies in order to provide AV integration, command and control, videoconferencing and Telepresence solutions. Prior to this role, White was positioned as Hewitt Packard’s Federal Solution Manager, offering their broad product and services portfolio for data virtualization and automation.

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Steve White

AVI-SPL’s New York office welcomes new sales engineer Yossi Solomon to its team. Solomon will focus his sales efforts on the government and education markets in New York and New Jersey. He most recently worked for B&H Photo as a Senior Account Manager.

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Epson Introduces the ES1000 Ultraportable Tabletop Projection Screen

Small and Lightweight Screen Ideal for On-the-Go Professionals

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LONG BEACH, Calif. – Feb. 15, 2011 – Epson today announced the ES1000 ultraportable tabletop projection screen designed for mobile professionals. The ES1000 features a unique one-piece design for quick and easy setup on virtually any size tabletop in less than 30 seconds, with a projected image of up to 50-inches diagonally.

“As the leader in projection, we are always striving to provide affordable, innovative products that make our customer’s lives easier,? said Jason Meyer, product manager, Epson America, Inc. “Whether walking across town, commuting by car or flying to your next destination, the ES1000 is the perfect traveling partner for road warriors needing an ultraportable screen that can go anywhere and be setup in seconds.?

The ES1000 is lightweight and travel-friendly, ideal for small meeting rooms where there isn’t enough room for a free standing screen, and designed more

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