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Hitachi Means Business at InfoComm 2011

ORLANDO, Florida, June 15, 2011 — At InfoComm 2011, Hitachi America, Ltd., Digital Media Division, Business Solutions Group is showcasing a variety of 3LCD projectors that are ideal for business environments, highlighting the company’s commitment to the corporate market, while maintaining its leadership position in the education and house of worship markets.

Hitachi will be introducing a new interactive projector, boasting all the functionality of an interactive whiteboard along with Hitachi’s industry-leading projector technology, eliminating the need for additional hardware. This interactive projector is ideal for business applications, offering easy setup even in rooms where space is limited, with an ultra-short-throw lens that enables it to be mounted close to a wall or projection surface. This prevents obstructed images and shadows, with no light shining in the presenter’s eyes. The user can write, draw, and manipulate and resize projected images by using Hitachi’s pen-sized Interactive Control. Users can more

Hitachi Announces Plans for a New Interactive Projector for the Corporate Market

ORLANDO, Florida, June 15, 2011 — At InfoComm 2011, Hitachi America, Ltd., Digital Media Division, Business Solutions Group is showing a new Interactive Projector designed specifically for corporate environments.

The BZ-1 will raise the standard for performance by combining interactive whiteboard functionality with Hitachi’s industry-leading projector technology.

The BZ-1 will be ideal for business applications, offering easy setup even in rooms where space is limited, with an ultra-short-throw lens that enables it to be mounted close to a wall or projection surface. This prevents obstructed images and shadows, with no light shining in the presenter’s eyes. The user can write, draw, and manipulate and resize projected images by using Hitachi’s pen-sized Interactive Control. Users can also save, print and email projected images.

The BZ-1 will feature a simple menu system that provides ready access to all functions. Data can be exported as HTML, BMP, more

AVIOM HITS 10-YEAR, 100,000 MIXERS SOLD MILESTONE

ORLANDO, FL, JUNE 15, 2011—This year, Aviom (InfoComm Booth 415), the exclusive developer of the world’s most powerful audio transport protocol, A-Net®, is celebrating its 10th anniversary and a milestone 100,000 Personal Mixers sold to date.

Aviom first introduced its digital audio protocol, A-Net®, in 2001, along with the company’s first Aviom A-16 Personal Mixer. In the 10 years since the first A-16 found its way onto a church platform, Aviom has quickly become the industry standard for personal mixing solutions, fielding more than 100,000 personal mixers throughout the world.

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Today, Aviom’s A-16II Personal Mixer, fondly identified by many as the “little blue mixer,? can be found in houses of worship, on stages, in theaters, in the studio and even as a regular piece of many broadcast setups. Not only have musicians around the world discovered the more

AVI-SPL Launches Mobile App for InfoComm

AVI-SPL mobile app

AVI-SPL, the largest global integrator of Pro AV, video conferencing and telepresence systems, has launched a free iPad/iPhone for InfoComm 2011 attendees so they can keep up with all AVI-SPL and show news.

“This app reflects the continued growth of AVI-SPL’s digital media strategy, one that values solutions for the creation of distribution of content from the cloud to multiple endpoints, including displays and mobile devices,? said Kelly Bousman, vice president of corporate marketing. “The same technology that went into the creation of this app also formed the basis of the digital media displays at the AVI-SPL booth.?

AVI-SPL’s app contains a host of features for InfoComm attendees, including:

News –Learn about the latest products, services, solutions and events, and sign up for AVI-SPL’s RSS feed.
Social –See what AVI-SPL’s tweeting and sharing on Facebook in addition to all the happenings at InfoComm.
Presentations –Get access to presentations about AVI-SPL’s services including an informational video running at their InfoComm booth.
Contacts – Find AVI-SPL representatives instantly through a database that allows for search via name, office location and division.
Map – A map of the InfoComm showroom floor will ensure attendees don’t get lost and get to every meeting on time.
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Outstanding Audio Quality and Unparalleled Efficiency: Five New Products from K-array Introduced at InfoComm

K-array Combines Premium Sound in a Miniscule Footprint, Introducing Flexible Products for A/V, Clubs, Theatres, Churches, Boats, Museums and the Stage

Orlando, Fla. – June 15, 2011: Audio specialist Sennheiser announces the launch of five loudspeakers from its distributed brand K-array: the KU 36 ultra-slim subwoofer, the KTL22 and KTL22C compact speakers with integrated spotlights, the KZ10-4 PACK bundle and the KA7-7 amplifier. All five products are imported from Italy and deliver a remarkable combination of outstanding audio quality and efficiency for a wide range of installation applications.

KU36

KU36: Ultra-slim, high-powered subwoofer
The KU36 ultra-slim subwoofer is designed to complement any K-array installation series speaker, including K-array’s KZ10 and KV50 line-array elements. The KU36 delivers a full-range frequency response (45Hz to 300Hz) along with an impressive output and a virtually invisible profile. Housed in steel, the rugged subwoofer is ideal for outdoor use and areas that are subject to the elements — particularly in marine areas where ordinary bass speakers may corrode. more

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Hitachi Introduces Its CP-X2514WN 3LCD Projector Featuring Wireless Operation and Networking Capability

ORLANDO, Florida, June 15, 2011 — At InfoComm 2011, Hitachi America, Ltd., Digital Media Division, Business Solutions Group is announcing the introduction of its CP-X2514WN 3LCD projector, upgraded from the previous model with the addition of wireless operation and
networking capability. Ideal for use in medium-size classrooms and boardrooms, the CP-X2514WN delivers 2,700 ANSI lumens brightness with XGA resolution and a 3000:1 contrast ratio, and offers a host of useful performance and convenience features.

The CP-X2514WN’s optional wireless capability enables a laptop or desktop computer to be connected to the projector without cables, making it much easier to start presentations and lessons and it eliminates the need to place the computer close to the projector.

The CP-X2514WN offers networking capability, allowing it to be remotely controlled via a LAN network connection. Hitachi’s exclusive PJMan® Projector Management software gives users the ability to operate and monitor the more

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Lab X Technologies Announces AVB Development Platform For Analog Devices’ Blackfin Processor

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ORLANDO, Florida – With a strong presence in the professional audio and video realm as a design resource for manufacturers looking to integrate IEEE 802.1 Audio Video Bridging (AVB) technology in their products, Lab X Technologies announces its AVB Audio Platform launch for Analog Devices’ Blackfin® processors. The integration of Lab X technology brings a complete AVB firmware suite to the Blackfin VDK development environment, enabling customers to take advantage of standards-based connectivity.

“We are pleased to leverage our AVB expertise for a leading audio processor platform like Blackfin,? stated Lee Minich, president of Lab X. “The combination of our audio network connectivity with the robust architecture and signal processing capabilities of Blackfin, will enable a new level of integration and flexibility for our manufacturer clients, while broadening the market with a wide array of new AVB applications.?

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SurgeX Space Savers Offer Maximum Protection with Minimum Footprint

The new Space Saver line from SurgeX offers more rack space and enables quicker, more efficient set up and management of power at the rear of the rack.

Orlando, FL – InfoComm 2011 – June 15-17 – Booth #2216 – SurgeX, a leader in AC power conditioning and surge elimination products, today announced its new rearmount surge suppressors; the Space Saver line. Regardless of installation size, every integrator faces the same issue: insufficient rack space. With this new line, SurgeX has answered the calls for a more efficient, space saving unit that provides maximum protection for its customers. The line features two products, the Compact Mount and the Vertical Mount and both units can be mounted with plugs facing up or down for maximum convenience and flexibility. The Space Saver line of surge suppression products keeps power distribution neatly organized at the back of the rack and provides easy access to power cable configuration and enables integrators to eliminate the hassles of installing custom length power cords required by large racks. more

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JVC LAUNCHES COST-EFFECTIVE GY-HM710U PROHD CAMCORDER AT INFOCOMM 2011

WAYNE, NJ (June 15, 2011) – JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., today unveiled the new GY-HM710U ProHD camcorder – a cost effective choice for event coverage, documentaries, ENG news, and educational applications – at InfoComm 2011 (Booth 1062), which runs through June 17 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. The compact, shoulder-mount camcorder has a similar body style and many of the same features of the GY-HM750U that was introduced earlier this year, but does not include the option to attach external modules for additional functionality. more

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Christie D4K35 Delivers 4K Resolution and DLP Performance To Pro-AV

Christie D4K35

Christie D4K35

The Christie D4K35 projector debuted today at InfoComm 2011, and with it arrives unparalleled 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution, performance, and image quality for the Pro-AV market. Targeted at applications requiring ultra-high resolution and the highest brightness available – including amusement parks, large auditoriums, museums, planetariums, virtual reality settings, and automotive designers using CAD – the Christie D4K35 projector delivers 35,000 lumens with DLP quality and reliability.

Equipped with Quad 3G serial digital inputs, the Christie D4K35 displays 12-bit (4:4:4) 4K images with uncompromising quality while its twin HDMI inputs, which deploy industrial DVI connectors, provides functionality for Blu-ray, HD and other 2K sources. And with different lamp options ranging from 13,000 to 35,000 lumens, the Christie D4K35 is adaptable for all light levels.

“The Christie D4K35 is the first 4K more

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