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Technomad Loudspeakers Broadcast From Texas Courthouse

BOSTON, July 18, 2011 — The verdict is in at the Haskell County Courthouse in Texas, where a new high-quality audio system is delivering news and entertainment to the local population.

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The three-story, 100-year old building in Haskell, Texas, received a major audio upgrade via four Technomad Berlin 9040 narrow dispersion loudspeakers. Mounted high on the building’s 60-foot-high roof, the Technomad system replaces an outdated PA system scarred by time and weather. Technomad also supplied a mixer and two wireless handheld microphones for the audio headend.

The Berlin 9040 weatherproof loudspeakers reproduce intelligible voice and full-frequency music for special events such as parades and rodeos, carrying announcements and musical entertainment across the courthouse square. The loudspeakers can double as an emergency broadcast system in the event of a tornado, wildfire or other public safety event in town. more

TNDV Hits the Road with New Mobile Production Truck

“Aspiration? supports professional, multi-camera SD/HD/3D productions for a multitude of events

NASHVILLE, July 11, 2011 – The mobile production world for broadcast television, live entertainment and professional AV just got a new set of wheels.

TNDV’s Aspiration

TNDV: Television introduces “Aspiration,? its new 40-foot expanding-side mobile production truck. Aspiration is built to support premium remote video production services for broadcast TV, worship events and corporate video projects; as well as concerts, ceremonies and other live events. Aspiration will cross the country with its advanced SD/HD/3D production workflow featuring up to 12 cameras, a large routing system, a feature-rich production switcher and a comprehensive audio suite among other capabilities.

TNDV built its first truck seven years ago on a shoestring budget, producing mainly worship and corporate projects in the southeastern United States. TNDV gradually upgraded its first truck to an more

Harris Corporation Puts Digital Signage on the Menu at Florida Institute of Technology

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Highlights:

• Harris provides high-impact digital signage system to communicate campus information
• Stunning HD graphics and zoning capabilities provide exceptional quality and flexibility
• Campus will ultimately deliver targeted content to nearly 100 signs around campus

MELBOURNE, FL, June 14, 2011 — Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, is deploying a campus-wide digital out-of-home (DOOH) network to help deliver information to students and faculty at Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) — a Tier 1 ranked university with approximately 9,000 students.

FIT developed the DOOH network to simplify how various departments communicate on the campus, including dining hall menus and general information. The university expects to deploy nearly 100 signs that deliver targeted content to elevators, lobbies, walkways and other commons areas.

The Harris DOOH solution, powered by the Harris® InfoCaster™ more

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Technomad Loudspeakers Enrich Dallas World Aquarium Exhibits

BOSTON, June 13, 2011 – The call of the wild echoes throughout the Dallas World Aquarium, where visitors to one of the city’s most popular attractions can experience nature from five continents, 14 countries and three oceans. As the sounds of wildlife emanate from the diverse range of live animal exhibits, a host of presenters and performers use a range of professional audio equipment to further enhance the visitor experience.

Dallas World Aquarium Jaguar Exhibit

Crescent Sound and Light, a Louisiana-based production and systems integration company, recently upgraded the sound systems for several exhibits. The company chose Technomad Noho and Vienna advanced audio loudspeakers to reproduce intelligible voice and full-range musical audio in the Giant River Otter and Crocodile display in the Orinoco exhibit range; and the Temple of the Jaguar in the Mundo Maya exhibit range.

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Barix Passes 100,000 Sales Milestone

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, June 7, 2011Barix AG, a pioneer in IP audio, monitoring, control and automation, announces it surpassed the 100,000 device threshold for sales as part of a highly successful 2010 that also saw major project wins and double-digit growth.

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“2010 was a huge success for Barix,? said Johannes G. Rietschel, CEO and Founder of Barix AG. “We passed a major sales milestone and experienced a substantial revenue increase. Barix contributed more than 1,200 devices to the largest Audio over IP project for live sound ever at a sports event in India, while securing key customer wins in security, transportation, healthcare and other markets.?

Barix supplied the 1,200-plus Audio over IP devices for the Commonwealth Games in India last summer, handling IP contribution from all the venues to the control room; and distribution more

Technomad Gives Flight to DragonFly at InfoComm

BOSTON, June 6, 2011 — Technomad is set to introduce the world’s first completely weatherproof, all-in-one, self-casing portable PA system for the commercial pro audio market at InfoComm 2011 (June 15-17, Orange County Convention Center Orlando, Booth 537).

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The DragonFly, adapted from Technomad’s rugged military technology, is ideal for mobile pro audio and staging events that require outstanding audio quality, lightweight portability, quick setup, ease of operation and durable construction for outdoor events. The self-casing, 100-percent weatherproof design fully protects the system components from moisture, dirt, shock and other elements in outdoor environments, supporting everything from ceremonies and parades to sporting events and concerts.

The inclusion of green, rechargeable and long-lasting battery power, along with a potent audio output, supports mobile audio free of extension cords for crowds of approximately 2,150 in size. NiMH battery technology, which more

Technomad Loudspeakers Boost Blue Raiders Softball Game Audio at Middle Tennessee State

BOSTON, May 10, 2011Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, boasts the largest undergraduate enrollment in the state with more than 26,400 registered students. The large student body translates to an active campus, from academics and athletics to a variety of student organizations.

Technomad Noho loudspeakers at MTSU

On the athletic front, the MTSU Blue Raiders is one of 12 Sun Belt Conference teams, participating in 17 intercollegiate sports at the highest level of NCAA athletics. Stadium audio improvements have been a recent focus on campus, beginning with a PA system upgrade featuring Technomad Berlin loudspeakers for its 2,500-seat soccer and track and field venue.

The success of the first Technomad installation has led to an audio upgrade for Blue Raiders Softball Field, where Technomad Noho loudspeakers now deliver intelligible voice and high-quality musical reproduction more

StreamGuys Launches Virtualization Service for Content Delivery and Multimedia Streaming

BAYSIDE, CALIFORNIA, March 10, 2011StreamGuys, Inc., a streaming media and content delivery provider, is bringing more virtualization to the streaming media world. The company is establishing a transparent virtualized platform that delivers true quality of service and an economical path to 100gbps host clusters.

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“Virtualization and cloud computing have officially entered the lexicon of everyday discussion in the business world,? said Kiriki Delany, president of StreamGuys. “These are two very different concepts often confused as one-and-the-same. Our goal is to bring the benefits of virtualization to our existing customers, and expand to a true cloud based computing service. We believe that the tangible benefits of virtualization, combined with our renowned service and support, will enable StreamGuys to offer better services to our customers in broadcast, worship, government, e-media and other markets.?

StreamGuys launched its Streaming more

Technomad Schedulon Sources Campus-Wide Audio for Penn State Schuylkill

Schedulon doubles as automated chime player and manual emergency management system for 70-acre university campus

BOSTON, March 1, 2011 – The chimes that ring out every 15 minutes across the campus of Penn State Schuylkill in east-central Pennsylvania create a soothing environment for the staff and 1,000-plus-strong student body. The Technomad Schedulon playback and recording system is responsible for this atmosphere, acting as an audio master control unit for the university’s public address system.

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The Schedulon playback and recording system gives PA system operators the freedom to schedule automatic playback of audio files while maintaining a high level of manual control. According to Vince Mitchell, IT Support Specialist at Penn State Schuylkill, the unit’s networking capabilities and automatic playback of user-defined schedules were a perfect fit for the university’s needs, while the inclusion of manual playback options added more

Technomad Targets ISE Show for Global Debut of Schedulon v3.0

BOSTON, January 5, 2011 – Public address systems routinely serve as a platform for live event venues, theme parks and other facilities to project voice and music, for everything from live paging and informational announcements to background music and concert performances. Most pre-recorded PA system announcements and musical soundtracks require substantial manual operation to ensure successful playout from source equipment.

Schedulon v3.0 Playback and Recording System

In 2008, Technomad introduced the Schedulon mp3 playback and recording system to give PA system operators the freedom of scheduling automatic playback of audio files down to the minute while maintaining a high level of manual control. In February, Technomad will introduce Schedulon v3.0 at the ISE show in Amsterdam (February 1-3, RAI Exhibition Centre, Booth 2A57), delivering new features and enhancements that build upon its previous successes.

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