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Vaddio Expands Operations to New Facility

Vaddio will be moving all operations Monday, November 19, 2012, to a new 67,000-square-foot Vaddio facility, nearly doubling the size of its current space. The new building, located in Minnetonka, Minn., will accommodate growing product research and development, and significantly expand manufacturing facilities.

“By expanding our engineering, product development and customer support departments internally, we’ve quickly outgrown our current space,” explains Mark Steen, COO of Vaddio. “We needed a larger facility to not only house these existing employees, but to plan for future growth in all areas of the company.”

Included in the new facility is an 80-person training room, as well as five technology-intensive demo rooms available for scheduling at vaddio.com. Each room will contain technology designed to work for different application-based environments including lecture capture, videoconferencing and live event broadcasts.

The new address will be:
131 Cheshire Lane

Suite 500

Minnetonka, MN 55305

Shipping will continue, but will be limited through November 26, 2012. If you have further questions please contact Stacy Kringlen at skringlen@vaddio.com or by phone at 763-971-4400.

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About Vaddio:
Vaddio is the leading manufacturer of specialty PTZ cameras and camera control systems used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast industries. Your customers demand cutting-edge technology that’s simple to use. You want equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information can be found on the Vaddio website, www.vaddio.com or at (800) 572.2011.

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Vaddio Automated Classrooms Alleviate Instructor Shortage at Mekelle University, Tigray, Ethiopia

Mekelle University, found in the town of Mekelle – in the Tigray region of Northern Ethiopia – at present hosts over 23,000 students in regular, evening, summer and distance education courses for both Bachelors and Masters Degree programs. The Government of Ethiopia established the college through the merger of two former colleges in May 2000: Mekelle Business College and Mekelle University College. Both colleges have a history of instability; exhausting ascends and descends, as well as numerous relocations from place to place.  At present, the University boasts 1400+ academic staff, 1700+ administrative staff, eight colleges, four campuses, six institutes, one referral hospital and a Human Rights and Legal Service Center. Since its establishment, it has proved to be one of the fastest growing universities in Ethiopia – and they are using Vaddio’s classroom automation technology to do it.

“The main objective was to provide a solution to the instructor shortage within the university,” explained Mr. Ashenafi Gebre of Mekelle University. The number of students was growing, but the number of qualified instructors was not. “Because the ratio of students to instructors was so lopsided, they needed to find a solution where one teacher could teach more than one class at a time.”

Not only did they want to teach several classes at the same time, they wanted to teach them in front of a live classroom full of students and stream it to other areas on/off campus. “The existing videoconferencing system had poor quality and couldn’t achieve the proposed goal because we needed more than just cameras – we needed automated tracking cameras and video whiteboards,” says Gebre.

To overcome this, the university installed Polycom HDX 8000 codecs and ceiling mics in each of the classrooms. “To achieve the best results we decided to deploy several content sources and cameras per room, so we added Vaddio’s AutoPresenter camera/content controller and switcher,” explained Gebre. “With Vaddio’s AutoPresenter we had the option of having more than just the one Polycom EagleEye camera. Now we could add the AutoTrak camera tracking system and a Video Whiteboard to further automate the classroom.”

Using Vaddio’s PresenterPOD preset trigger device, each content/camera input to the AutoPresenter can be switched through the touch of a button. “The PresenterPOD makes it easy for the professors to just touch a button and switch from the Video Whiteboard to the desired camera,” says Gebre.

“Vaddio products are really easy to install and to use – it’s plug-and-play, not plug-and-pray,” explained Gebre.

One skilled professor can now teach students at Mekelle University and post-graduate and medical students at other Ethiopian universities simultaneously. The higher educational institutions in Ethiopia already have plans to automate even more classrooms throughout the Ethiopian university system because of the experience at Mekelle University.

About Vaddio

Vaddio is the premiere global manufacturer of PTZ cameras, specialty camera control systems and professional USB peripherals used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast marketplaces. Based in Minneapolis, Minn., Vaddio stands behind manufacturing innovative, quality technology your customers demand. You want cost-effective equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information can be found at vaddio.com or by phone at (800) 572.2011.

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From Start to Finish: Virginia Tech Swimming and Diving Facility Uses Vaddio Cameras

In 2010 the Virginia Tech swimming and diving teams moved their home to the Christiansburg Aquatic Center after decades at the pool inside War Memorial Gym on Virginia Tech campus. Built in cooperation with the town of Christiansburg and Virginia Tech, the 64,000 square-foot facility features a full-size, 50-meter Olympic-style pool – double the length of the pool at their previous location. The facility also features two 1-meter springboards, two 3-meter springboards and a diving tower with 5-, 7.5- and 10-meter platforms. The venue can seat up to 1,000 spectators that can watch the swim meets on the massive scoreboard and video board adjacent to the diving boards and platforms.

In the winter of 2012, the facility drew conference-wide recognition by serving as the hosts for the ACC Championships. “We wanted to make sure we were capable of streaming live SD video to the cable networks, showing live HD video on our video board and still be able to make DVD copies for our participants,” explained Kevin Hicks, Director of Broadcasting and Visual Media at Virginia Tech.

After bringing in Jim Hogan of IES Commercial, Inc. – and a year of convincing, planning and designing – they installed an HD/SD Vaddio camera system. “Originally they wanted to put in a broadcast cable system for TV coverage,” says Hogan. “When it came down to it they thought, ‘Why put in all this expensive broadcast equipment when it might only be used once in a while – and they wanted the ability to do streaming with multiple cameras. We suggested the Vaddio systems.”

Four WallVIEW HD-19 cameras and a WallVIEW 100 camera are placed throughout the pool area. The original locations of the HD-19 cameras had to be altered in order to capture the height of both the low and high diving boards. One HD-19 is placed about 20 feet above the stands on the second level of the pool deck. Another camera is placed below the pool deck for shooting straight at the swimmers as they swim toward the camera, while an additional two HD-19 cameras capture both the stands and the diving platforms. The standard definition WallVIEW 100 sits about 20 feet above the pool deck for capturing the scoreboard showing swim meet results.
“There was concern about how the cameras would react to the moisture, as the swimming pool is a closed room,” stated Hogan. “We originally priced it with environmental closures, but due to budgetary constraints and having to run electricity, we ended up not doing so. But it ended up not being an issue at all. Even though the cameras are around an indoor swimming facility, its pretty dry, so the Vaddio cameras ended up working well in the conditions.”

The cameras are controlled by a ProductionVIEW HD MV camera control switcher/mixer with a built-in multiviewer. The system works really smoothly explains Hicks. “We were able to easily bring in and mix both the standard definition and high definition outputs from the different cameras. Streaming the video in SD and displaying the HD video on the video board was really big for us.”
Hicks is streaming with Windows Media Encoder and a deal with CBS Sports Interactive hosts the videos online.
“We’ve been very happy with the final products. What was kind of neat about it was the fact that Kevin wasn’t really interested in Vaddio, being a broadcast guy. He kept making these other suggestions and I said, ‘Come on man, give it a chance and check it out – and he is so happy and tickled to death with the way it works.”

About Vaddio

Vaddio is the premiere global manufacturer of PTZ cameras, specialty camera control systems and professional USB peripherals used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast marketplaces. Based in Minneapolis, Minn., Vaddio stands behind manufacturing innovative, quality technology your customers demand. You want cost-effective equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information can be found at vaddio.com or by phone at (800) 572.2011.

About IES

Built on a handful of the best – and safest – contracting companies in the country, IES came together to create a national electrical, AV integration and communications service provider. With more than 600 active projects and more than 2,400 dedicated professionals, IES has designed, installed and serviced everything from large-scale data centers to smaller solutions in the commercial, industrial, residential and educational marketplaces. The idea behind IES has always been to power progress. More information can be found at www.ies-co.com.

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Vaddio Offers Video Industry’s First Two-Year Comprehensive Product Warranty Plan With Free One-Year Advance Replacement Program

Vaddio delivers another first for the video industry: a comprehensive two-year equipment warranty covering all Vaddio manufactured products. Vaddio products are manufactured in the U.S. and because of this, have an outstanding reputation for quality, reliability and durability in the field. Furthermore, all Vaddio manufactured products are backed by the best warranty program in the video industry. In addition to the new two-year warranty program, Vaddio will offer a free advance replacement of any defective Vaddio product for the first year of the warranty period. The program is designed to assure our dealers that Vaddio will provide them with the highest level of live technical support for troubleshooting their systems – and when a defective product is found, a free advance replacement will be sent right away. The new program applies to all Vaddio products purchased as of January 1, 2012.

“Because Vaddio is a true American manufacturer of video products, we wanted to prove to the industry that we could not only design and build the highest quality video products in America, but also have the guarantee to prove it,” explained President of Vaddio, Rob Sheeley. “We want to show our commitment and support to our dealer/integrators, and their installations, by adding a one-year advance replacement program. This program really helps our dealers get out of a jam when their customers need to be up-and-running and don’t have the time to wait for equipment to get repaired.”

Vaddio is the premiere global manufacturer of PTZ cameras, specialty camera control systems and professional USB peripherals used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast marketplaces. Based in Minneapolis, Minn., Vaddio stands behind manufacturing innovative, quality technology your customers demand. You want cost-effective equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information on the new warranty rules and stipulations can be found in the Tech Center on the Vaddio website, http://www.vaddio.com/tech-center.php, or at (800) 572.2011.

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ssors Evaluate Students with Vaddio HD Cameras at William Carey University

On October 23, 2007, the Board of Trustees at William Carey University (WCU), located in Hattiesburg, Miss., unanimously voted to construct the WCU College of Osteopathic Medicine. The rationale was to open the College of Osteopathic Medicine to address the severe shortage of physicians in Mississippi and surrounding states and to impact the healthcare of rural Mississippians. In summer of 2010, the new facility opened and the College of Osteopathic Medicine enrolled an inaugural class of 110 students. Three buildings comprise the medical complex: Academic Building, Medical Arts Building and the Asbury Administrative Center.

The Medical Arts Building consists of a clinical skills area/clinic, two simulator rooms, eight clinical exam rooms, a furnished video production/teleconference studio, and student government and faculty offices. Scott Daniel, President of Vision Integration – based out of Daphne, Ala. – provided the Medical Arts Building with the AV equipment to accommodate eight clinical exam rooms and two simulator rooms.

Exam Rooms
The eight clinical exam rooms are setup to emulate a doctor’s examination room for use as a teaching tool to see students interact with patients. “They do 30-minute sessions twice a week and they wanted to be able to record each session so both students and professors can go back and watch them,” explained Daniels. “Each recorded session can be used for recording and evaluating student improvement, consistency and interaction with patients.”

These rooms are used primarily for practicing history, clinical and physical exams.

Dr. Judy L. Turner, D.O., chair of the Family Medicine Department adds, “The video capture allowed us [the faculty] to spread our resources a bit. We needed a way to test the students’ clinical and physical exam skills in an efficient, yet effective manner. Using the recordings, we can standardize the students’ results and eventually create a standardized patient program to review students for consistency.”

Each room is equipped with two high definition Vaddio WallVIEW HD-20 PTZ camera systems – one camera getting a tight shot of the patient on the examining table and another camera capturing a wide-shot of the entire room. “Each examination room is controlled from a single control room with three Vaddio ProductionVIEW Precision Camera Controllers connected to four quads, says Daniels. “So we get all 16 cameras on four 32-inch monitors with three controllers.”

Simulation Rooms
There are also two simulation rooms with Laerdal full-body simulator men for teaching students how to interact with patients in a realistic manner, explained Turner. “These rooms are used primarily for second year Clinical Sciences classes for Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Life Support (ALS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) training. Students use plastic models of breasts and pelvises – leading to eventual practice on their classmates. The simulation rooms are also available for community-based training and Turner is hoping to eventually start collaborating with the Joseph and Nancy Fail School of Nursing, also located on the WCU campus.

Each simulation room has five Vaddio WallVIEW HD-20 camera systems. “One camera is placed in the center right over the gurney,” explains Daniel. “And there are four more in each one of the corners of the room with presets – you name it – it’s the whole nine yards.”

Everything is being captured and recorded via DVR and is ultimately saved to the server or a DVD for students/professors to take home.

“This solution really gives the clinical faculty the time and resources to examine the students and not miss anything,” explained Turner. “It’s been extremely useful in helping to not only grade and evaluate students, but it really lets them self-evaluate and watch their patient experience.”

About Vaddio:
Vaddio is the leading manufacturer of specialty PTZ cameras and camera control systems used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast industries. Your customers demand cutting-edge technology that’s simple to use. You want equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information can be found on the Vaddio website, www.vaddio.com or at (800) 572.2011.

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Hot-Shot Preset Camera Controller Designed for Lecture Capture Systems

Vaddio, the world leader in robotic PTZ cameras and specialty camera control systems, has once again revolutionized camera control for the classroom with the newly redesigned Hot-Shot Camera Controller. By adding control for Vaddio’s ClearVIEW HD-Series PTZ cameras, the Hot-Shot now meets both the technical and affordable requirements today’s higher education professionals demand.

“As the leader in camera control systems for education, we were given the challenge to provide a simple-to-use, low-cost single camera control system that could be deployed in not just one, but all classrooms equipped with lecture capture systems,” explains CEO of Vaddio, Rob Sheeley. “The Hot-Shot Camera Controller provides completely automated preset camera control for less than $1,000. Now schools can afford to have camera control in every classroom across campus.”

The Hot-Shot can control any of the Vaddio ClearVIEW HD-Series of PTZ Cameras and will support up to 16 presets. It’s used in conjunction with Vaddio’s preset trigger devices including the MicVIEW Mic Mixer/Switcher, StepVIEW Mats, AutoVIEW IR sensors, PresenterPOD and TouchVIEW. Triggering one of these devices will automatically send commands through the Hot-Shot to move the camera to a specified preset (wide-shot, lectern, whiteboard, etc.) When used with Vaddio ClearVIEW HD-Series cameras, setting a trigger also stores a preset inside the camera, creating a true low-cost single-camera lecture capture solution.

About Vaddio:
Vaddio is the leading manufacturer of specialty PTZ cameras and camera control systems used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast industries. Your customers demand cutting-edge technology that’s simple to use. You want equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information can be found on the Vaddio website, www.vaddio.com or at (800) 572.2011.

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Vaddio Releases IP Camera Control Upgrade to ClearVIEW HD-USB PTZ Camera Systems

Vaddio, the global leader in robotic PTZ cameras and camera control systems, today released a major software update to its USB Camera line. The free Version 1.1 software update allows ClearVIEW HD-USB PTZ camera users the ability to control the camera from any computer or mobile device that supports a web browser.

“When we launched our EasyUSB camera systems we knew that our customers would demand a more sophisticated control approach than a traditional IR Remote Control,” explains Vaddio CEO, Rob Sheeley. “By connecting to the camera’s Ethernet port, users can now browse to the embedded web server built into the camera and have complete control of the camera by using the preconfigured web page user control panel.”

Internal web pages within the camera allow control of the HD-USB camera via Internet connection through a standard web browser. Users can now adjust pan, tilt, zoom and home controls, as well as pan, tilt and zoom speed controls; switch video sources, and store and recall six camera presets. Administrators have the additional ability to control security passwords, change the IP address, view diagnostics, access firmware upgrades and Help settings. The IP address will be displayed onscreen out of the composite, analog component (YPbPr) and the USB video output.

For more information on the ClearVIEW HD-USB camera upgrade please visit the Vaddio website at www.vaddio.com.

Vaddio Selects Industry Leading IT Distributors to Represent IT Channels

Vaddio’s industry leading EasyUSB video and audio conferencing products will now be available to the IT industry. Because the recently launched EasyUSB tools can also be used as a computer peripheral, Vaddio has selected three IT distributors to provide distribution to the IT community: Visitec Distribution, HD Distributing and Stampede.

Since 2001, Visitec Distribution has been a certified distributor for Tandberg Videoconferencing products, now Cisco Telepresence. Visitec will continue to grow this existing IT channel by adding Vaddio’s EasyUSB solutions. “Visitec Distribution is proud to expand on our long history with Vaddio by being named as a national distributor of the Vaddio EasyUSB products for the IT partner channel,” says President of Visitec, Chris Reiss.  “The steady adoption of software-based codecs has created demand for a high quality PTZ camera and room audio solution that enables group collaboration. The Vaddio EasyUSB product addresses this emerging need with simplicity and cost effectiveness.”

HD Distributing is a national value-added distributor of videoconferencing and Unified Communication solutions. In an effort to provide partners an end-to-end solution, HD Distributing will add Vaddio EasyUSB tools to its existing product line that includes Radvision (an Avaya Company), AvTeq, Chief, LG and Global Conferencing Solutions. “We are extremely excited to add Vaddio to our product portfolio,” explains CEO of HD Consulting, Steve Garber. “As companies embrace Unified Communications and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) models, the need to conference with anyone, anywhere has become a necessity. Vaddio’s EasyUSB products allow any room to become a high definition TelePresence suite, with support for virtually any desktop conferencing platform, and enables companies large or small to expand their video collaboration capabilities.”

Known for its value-added distribution, Stampede is a leading distributor of presentation equipment – specifically Sony Videoconferencing solutions. “Vaddio’s EasyUSB is a game-changing product line,” says Stampede President & COO, Kevin Kelly. “Together with our other videoconferencing solutions, specifically those from Sony and Radvision, Stampede now offers an unprecedented range of offerings for all IT applications, platforms and price points. What more, every one of our system solutions comes backed with the necessary engineering expertise and product knowledge required to make every solution we sell an easy turnkey experience for customers.”

About Vaddio:
Vaddio is the leading manufacturer of specialty PTZ cameras and camera control systems used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast industries. Your customers demand cutting-edge technology that’s simple to use. You want equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information can be found on the Vaddio website, www.vaddio.com or at (800) 572.2011.

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New In-House AV at Vandenberg Air Force Base

Placing a satellite into polar orbit isn’t the only cause for a launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) on California’s “Central Coast”.
In January of 2010, Jensen AV launched the newly renovated Pacific Coast Club, the on-base banquet and meeting space at VAFB. The facility hosts a variety of events including promotional ceremonies, conferences and other military functions. Generals and dignitaries speak at trainings and launches. It even supports non-military community events – think comedy shows, weddings and local high school proms.

Prior to the new system installation, the banquet staff would have to call in the on-base AV rental company for any presentation equipment or services. The banquet staff would then have to call in a request to the subcontractor to order a sound system, video camera, screen and projector – any piece of AV gear. And on top of that, a contractor would have to be hired to operate the system.

“This was an expensive, complex and sometimes frustrating system considering the amount of events taking place in the facility,” explained Jane Darrah, Director of Special Events and Catering for the Pacific Coast Club. “We no longer have to quickly flip rooms from one type of an event to another – setting up and tearing down all of the AV equipment off of the floor.”

The facility offers a large three-section ballroom, as well as two smaller breakout rooms (Warrior Room 1 and 2). The large ballroom can be split into three separate meeting spaces, all with individual AV capabilities. Combined with the two Warrior rooms, at any given point in time up to five presentations can be taking place concurrently.

“It really enables us to host a variety of events with different types of audiovisual needs simultaneously – without any interference between rooms,” stated Darrah.

Each section in the large ballroom contains a Vaddio ClearVIEW HD-18 PTZ Camera, a Sanyo 7,000-Lumen DLP projector and a sound system. The Warrior rooms are also equipped with Vaddio ClearVIEW HD-18 PTZ Cameras, a Sanyo 7,000-Lumen LCD projector and sound systems.

Each of the five rooms is equipped with a DVD player, a PC for PowerPoint presentations and an 8-inch portable AMX touch controller for individual room control of playing, pausing, switching sources and video playback. Now the banquet staff can set up the AV in each room, literally start setting up the tables and chairs, and move onto the AV setup.

Back in the control room, a ProductionVIEW HD switcher/mixer controls the cameras, while an AMX Modero VG Series controls the entire room system.

“Because all of the rooms are connected, a single camera operator can actually view, monitor and record all five rooms from one central control room,” said Salgado, Sales and Engineering Director of Jensen AV. The operator also has the ability to route video from one room to another. If the main ballroom is at capacity, video can be pushed to the Warrior rooms as an overflow option. If a more intimate demonstration is taking place in the Warrior rooms, video can be routed to the main ballroom for overflow.

“This really gives them the flexibility they need,” explained Salgado. “The whole point is that they’re understaffed, so now they only need one AV tech to run the entire event center.”

Adhering to the space’s existing aesthetics, the sleek look and feel was a must when designing the system. The products had to blend into the room design – and of course the existing lighting. And there isn’t much lighting in those rooms. “Because the lighting is varied and not very bright, it was extremely helpful to have Vaddio’s Quick-Connect CCUs. Salgado elaborated, “Having the ability to alter the color of the video image from one central location saves hours and hours of time. We tested several cameras and everybody liked the Vaddio HD-18 cameras the best.”

Not to say there weren’t any obstacles along the way.

The 50-foot height of the rooms presented a problem for mounting the screens and cameras. “The sections were split by 30-foot ceilings, and then we had to mount everything another 20-feet past that,” explained Salgado. “It was just a feat to safely and securely mount everything into place.”

Another challenge posed was coordinating and working around rooms in use. Because it’s a military base the facility never shut down. “While we were installing equipment in one room there was actually a meeting going in the other room,” said Salgado. “We would have to finish a room, move to the next and completely pack up and leave the room usable. When a General needed a meeting the general got the meeting. But they were really good about working with us and giving us notice so it worked out.”

“They’ve been so much happier as far as being able to control the equipment. Being able to have an ad-hoc meeting really easily – being able to sell the room now with installed gear – as opposed to an empty room. It’s made it much easier to market the facility.”

And Darrah agreed. “There aren’t any facilities in our community that can compare to ours. Our AV capabilities combined with our food service, location, size and incredible pricing takes us to the top of the list for meeting events in the area. This equipment is keeping the customers coming. Without it, we would lose business to a facility that is equipped. It is an absolute asset.”

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Vaddio Announces Wireless Universal Quick-Connect CCU for ClearVIEW HD-20 Camera

Vaddio, the global leader in robotic PTZ cameras and camera control systems, will be showcasing the new High Definition Wireless Universal Quick-Connect CCU for the ClearVIEW HD-20 PTZ camera at InfoComm 2012. Now you can deliver high quality wireless HD video and camera control without cabling.

“Wireless PTZ camera systems have been requested from our customers for a long time,” explained Rob Sheeley, President of Vaddio. “The rental and staging markets need an easy, effective way to add high definition pan/tilt/zoom video to their live events. Traditional AV integrators need a solution for those installations where running cable isn’t an option – historic government buildings, schools and houses of worship. The Wireless Universal Quick-Connect CCU for the HD-20 camera solves these issues.”

The Wireless Universal Quick-Connect CCU system is based on Vaddio’s new Universal Quick-Connect CCU platform that provides complete image control, and simultaneous outputs HD-SDI/SDI, HDMI and analog component YPbPr video from the Wireless CCU Receiver. The Wireless Universal Quick-Connect CCU will deliver this video up to 100 feet – line-of-sight.
Built for the ClearVIEW HD-20 PTZ Camera, the WallVIEW CCU Wireless system includes the Universal Quick-Connect CCU Wireless, the HD-20 with Wireless Slot Card/HDMI Transmitter and the Quick-Connect Air Antenna. The CCU controls camera functions through a secondary control channel and enables the adjustment of white balance, color, pedestal, gamma, knee, chroma, detail, iris and gain. The wireless technology is based on WHDI technology, which allows for the delivery of uncompressed HD video with video rates up to 1080p and at a very low latency.

Stop by Booth C8729 at InfoComm to see the new cameras, as well as Vaddio’s complete line of cameras and camera control systems. For free VIP InfoComm passes or to set up an appointment at InfoComm please contact kperkins@vaddio.com or by calling (763) 971-4409.

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About Vaddio:
Vaddio is the leading manufacturer of specialty PTZ cameras and camera control systems used in the audiovisual, videoconference and broadcast industries. Your customers demand cutting-edge technology that’s simple to use. You want equipment that’s easy to install and reliable to operate. Vaddio serves integrators and operators alike – with broadcast-quality PTZ cameras and control systems that deliver the performance you need with the convenience you demand. More information can be found on the Vaddio website, www.vaddio.com or at (800) 572.2011.

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