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Pexip(R) Infinity Virtual Auditorium(TM) Allows Indiana University’s Instructors and Students to Simply Meet

Software-Based Distance Learning Videoconferencing Platform Simplifies Virtual Collaboration in Higher Education

OSLO, Norway — June 19, 2014 — Pexip(R), a global disrupter in scalable, distributed videoconferencing technology, today announced that the company’s Infinity Virtual Auditorium(TM) solution has been deployed by Indiana University (IU) during a major expansion of its distance learning services. Part of Pexip’s Infinity meeting platform, the entirely software-based solution allows campuses to provide virtual classrooms where instructors and students can meet without the need to add any custom hardware to existing IT infrastructures. more

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Biamp Systems Announces Latest Training Schedule

Popular live, online, and on-demand training series gives Biamp customers and partners flexible learning options

LAS VEGAS — June 19, 2014 — Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, today announced the continued expansion of its Biamp(R) Education Experience with a series of live, online, and on-demand product training and certification courses. Offered through the Biamp Education Experience, in-person certification courses are available for Vocia(R), Tesira(R), and Audia(R) product lines, as well as webinar courses that include a series of “Audio 101″ courses. As a supplement to the in-person and online training, the company has expanded its offering with a new collection of on-demand videos on the Biamp YouTube Training Channel.

“With the Biamp Education Experience, our objective is to deliver essential information to help our customers and partners harness the full potential of Biamp products,” said Kiley Henner, Education and Applications Engineering Manager at Biamp Systems. “It’s clear that we are addressing a need, because our courses tend to fill up very quickly at every location around the world. For that reason, we’re continuing to add needed on-demand content in audio education that complements the support given by our world-class application engineering support team.”

Biamp’s in-person, multi-day certification training sessions are available for the Vocia family of DSP-based network public address and voice evacuation systems, the Tesira Audio Video Bridging (AVB) product line, and the Audia digital audio platform. Designed for distributors and integrators, these hands-on courses will be held at Biamp headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon, Mumbai, Hong Kong, and Dubai. Biamp’s TesiraFORTÉ certification training is also available as a self-paced, online training module through the Biamp Education Experience.

For distance learners, Biamp’s webinar-based courses offer a wide range of topics, from the basic “Audio 101″ training courses (with tips, techniques, and skills) to VoIP to product-specific courses for all the AV product lines, all at no cost to designers, programmers, and technicians looking to expand their knowledge. The newest “Audio 101″ series includes webinars on filters and equalizers, gain structure, dynamic processing, wiring and interconnects, automixer basics, and VoIP basics. This online learning curriculum is supported by Biamp’s YouTube Training Channel.

More information about Biamp’s training programs is available at www.biamp.com/training.

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About Biamp Systems
Biamp Systems is a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems that power the world’s most sophisticated audio/video installations. The company is recognized worldwide for delivering high-quality products and backing each product with a commitment to exceptional customer service.

The award-winning Biamp(R) product suite includes the Tesira(R) media system for digital audio networking, Audia(R) Digital Audio Platform, Nexia(R) digital signal processors, Sona(TM) AEC technology, and Vocia(R) Networked Public Address and Voice Evacuation System. Each has its own specific feature set that can be customized and integrated in a wide range of applications, including corporate boardrooms, conference centers, performing arts venues, courtrooms, hospitals, transportation hubs, campuses, and multi-building facilities.

Founded in 1976, Biamp is headquartered in Beaverton, OR, USA, with additional engineering operations in Brisbane, Australia and Rochester, NY. For more information on Biamp, please visit www.biamp.com.

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Biamp Systems’ Tesira DSP Technology Integrates With Lab.gruppen’s New D Series Amplifier Platform

Biamp-Lab.gruppen collaboration results in dedicated Tesira amplifier solution with unmatched integration and interoperability for fixed-install AV projects

LAS VEGAS — June 18, 2014 — Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, today announced that its powerful Tesira(R) digital signal processing (DSP) technology is an integral component in dedicated variants of Lab.gruppen’s new D Series, a groundbreaking install-dedicated, four-channel DSP amplifier platform. Evolved from Lab.gruppen’s TEC Award-winning PLM 20000Q Powered Loudspeaker Management(TM) touring amplifier, the new D Series Tesira variants leverage Tesira’s advanced technology, including audio video bridging (AVB) audio and control, to offer unmatched amplifier and DSP platform integration.

As the enabling DSP technology behind these dedicated variants of D Series, Tesira leverages AVB, an IEEE open standard, to provide the most flexible, scalable, and affordable networking capabilities on the market. The D Series combines with Lab.gruppen’s advanced power supply technologies and its proven Class TD platform to provide the world’s most capable installation amplifier, engineered specifically for high-performance installations and the application-specific demands of large-scale performance venues. Available in three power configurations (8000 W, 12000 W, and 20000 W), D Series heralds the introduction of Rational Power Management(TM) (RPM) technology, providing true flexibility in allocation of total available power without loss of channel count, to ensure the most efficient use of overall amplifier inventory.

“The D Series Tesira variants are the highly impressive result of our unique collaboration with Lab.gruppen, bringing the best DSP platform together with the best amplifier range to provide an industry-leading integrated solution,” said Graeme Harrison, Executive Vice President of Marketing, Biamp Systems. “It is a true example of our commitment to develop solutions that can meet the needs of an evolving industry.”

More information about Lab.gruppen and its D Series amplifier platform is available at www.labgruppen.com and www.integrationsuperpower.com. More information about Biamp(R) Tesira is available at www.biamp.com/products/tesira.

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About Biamp Systems
Biamp Systems is a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems that power the world’s most sophisticated audio/video installations. The company is recognized worldwide for delivering high-quality products and backing each product with a commitment to exceptional customer service.

The award-winning Biamp(R) product suite includes the Tesira(R) media system for digital audio networking, Audia(R) Digital Audio Platform, Nexia(R) digital signal processors, Sona(TM) AEC technology, and Vocia(R) Networked Public Address and Voice Evacuation System. Each has its own specific feature set that can be customized and integrated in a wide range of applications, including corporate boardrooms, conference centers, performing arts venues, courtrooms, hospitals, transportation hubs, campuses, and multi-building facilities.

Founded in 1976, Biamp is headquartered in Beaverton, OR, USA, with additional engineering operations in Brisbane, Australia and Rochester, NY. For more information on Biamp, please visit www.biamp.com.

All trademarks and registered trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

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Biamp Systems Expands the Award-Winning Tesira DSP Platform

New hardware pushes Biamp AEC technology to the endpoints for increased ease and efficiency

LAS VEGAS — June 18, 2014 – Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, today announced the release of version 2.1 of the company’s powerful Tesira(R) family of digital signal processing (DSP)-based solutions. For projects that require AEC, Tesira 2.1 includes two new hardware components — the EX-AEC Expander and the EEC-4 Modular Card for the EX-MOD device.

These two devices bring Biamp(R) Sona(TM) AEC technology directly to the endpoints for easy and efficient AEC and a greater variety in the way systems can be deployed. Previously, AEC cards were added to a SERVER or SERVER-IO, but now the AEC technology is embedded within the new EX-AEC hardware endpoint. If the SERVER or SERVER-IO expansion slots are full, the addition of an endpoint with AEC provides a simpler and more efficient means of expanding and adding AEC. The EX-AEC Expander and the EEC-4 Modular Card are slated to ship July 15.

Also in Tesira 2.1, Biamp has added multi-channel compression abilities to its comp/limiter compression and the option to use compressors in either advanced or simplified mode at system setup. A new independent limiter block provides more precise decision-making when choosing blocks needed for the installation.

“By providing the most flexible and scalable AVB networking capabilities in the industry, Tesira 2.1 ensures that there is a Biamp solution for every project and Biamp quality for every budget,” said Justin O’Connor, Audio Product Manager, Biamp Systems. “With the latest Tesira technology, enterprises can take audio processing from large to super-scaled platforms that provide functionality such as AVB, CobraNet, and Dante in a single Tesira chassis.”

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About Biamp Systems
Biamp Systems is a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems that power the world’s most sophisticated audio/video installations. The company is recognized worldwide for delivering high-quality products and backing each product with a commitment to exceptional customer service.

The award-winning Biamp(R) product suite includes the Tesira(R) media system for digital audio networking, Audia(R) Digital Audio Platform, Nexia(R) digital signal processors, Sona(TM) AEC technology, and Vocia(R) Networked Public Address and Voice Evacuation System. Each has its own specific feature set that can be customized and integrated in a wide range of applications, including corporate boardrooms, conference centers, performing arts venues, courtrooms, hospitals, transportation hubs, campuses, and multi-building facilities.

Founded in 1976, Biamp is headquartered in Beaverton, OR, USA, with additional engineering operations in Brisbane, Australia and Rochester, NY. For more information on Biamp, please visit www.biamp.com.

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Pexip and Generation-e Partner to Provide End-to-End Visual Collaboration Tools

Partnership Strengthens IT-Led UC Strategy by Putting Pexip Infinity Into the Hands of Microsoft Lync Users

OSLO, Norway — June 18, 2014 — Pexip(R), a global disrupter in scalable, distributed videoconferencing technology, today announced a partnership with Generation-e, a Microsoft(R) Gold Certified Partner and Australia’s leading authority in unified communications (UC) and cloud solutions for the enterprise. Under the agreement, the companies will collaborate to advance IT-led UC strategies, with Generation-e delivering end-to-end solutions that draw upon Pexip’s Infinity, the scalable meeting platform. As a result, customers across the enterprise gain access to software-based scalability, seamless integration with Microsoft Lync(R), and other tools to ultimately enhance their visual communication architectures.

“Pexip has become a key unifier for Generation-e’s solution portfolio, bringing together elements that drive the value of unified communications while meeting essential user requirements,” stated Biagio LaRosa, managing director, Generation-e. “Flexible, scalable, and extremely powerful, the Infinity meeting platform has become an important strategic advancement for the UC industry and it continues to be a popular choice with our clients, quickly redefining the opportunities of virtual communications.”

“Working with Generation-e is an important step for Pexip’s growth strategy,” said Simen Teigre, CEO and co-founder of Pexip. “Considered the largest Microsoft Lync provider in the Asia-Pacific region, Generation-e puts our platform into the hands of thousands of new virtual collaborators — simplifying the way users meet online. We are extremely pleased to collaborate with such a trailblazing company and be part of its innovative UC ecosystem.”

Together, Generation-e and Pexip will combine solid UC expertise in order to continue the development and advancement of anywhere, anytime virtual communication solutions — supporting seamless online collaboration while ensuring the provision of positive business outcomes across the marketplace. The partnership will also focus on promoting disruptive IT-led UC strategies, integrating Microsoft Lync with the Pexip platform, and enhancing innovative new tools for traditional video conferencing infrastructure.

Pexip’s Infinity is a unique distributed solution for solving fundamental enterprise challenges in UC. An industry leader in interoperability and scalability, the solution uses an IT-centric approach to leverage the shift of UC strategy from A/V to IT ecosystems. The result is a flexible solution with Virtual Meeting Rooms (VMRs) for videoconferencing on any system or device.

For more information on Pexip and its UC solutions, visit www.pexip.com.

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About Generation-e
Headquartered in Melbourne Australia, Generation-e is a multi-award-winning provider of world-class, end-to-end IT solutions including consulting, architecture, deployment, technical support, and managed services. A Microsoft Gold Partner, the company has emerged as the leading authority in unified communications and cloud technologies deploying Microsoft Lync Enterprise Voice for large enterprise environments. More information is available at www.generation-e.com.au.

About Pexip(R)
Pexip(R) overthrows conventional thinking by providing an affordable, scalable, and virtualized meeting platform that truly allows anyone to do high-quality video meetings from any device. For Pexip, simplicity for the end user and IT is a guiding principle in the design of Pexip Infinity, the scalable meeting platform. Founded in 2012, Pexip was created by leading innovators from the videoconferencing industry. Pexip is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, and has global offices in New York and London. For more information, visit www.pexip.com.

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Revolabs Brings Color and Performance to Conference Rooms With New Elite Wired Microphones

SUDBURY, Mass. — June 18, 2014 — Revolabs today announced the introduction of its all-new line of Elite Wired Microphones. Featuring the Revolabs standard for high-quality audio, forward-thinking design, and flexible installation capabilities, the innovative microphone family allows conferencing participants to enjoy optimal sound quality while seamlessly integrating with any boardroom color scheme or design concept. Available in multiple colors, the tabletop Elite Wired Microphones complete Revolabs’ cutting-edge sound capture solutions for conferencing and unified communications (UC) applications.

“We created the new Elite Wired Microphones to meet the demand for wired solutions that can leverage today’s exciting collaborative communication opportunities,” said Tim Root, CTO at Revolabs. “The new mics follow the same engineering philosophy as our award-winning wireless microphones while providing users with mix-and-match capabilities in both function and style. The result is a uniform look across conferencing spaces and superb audio capture performance for environments that may not be ideal for wireless systems.”

Available in omnidirectional or directional (cardioid) models, the tabletop microphones follow the same form-factor and design as the company’s award-winning Executive Elite series — delivering faultless sound quality to users. Impervious to GSM noise, the wired microphones also deliver an unmatched signal-to-noise ratio and supported frequency range for best-in-class audio capture performance.

An elegant solution at a cost-efficient price point, Revolabs’ Elite(TM) Wired Microphones satisfy security concerns, reduce A/V staff setups and maintenance interventions, and easily integrate with post-audio processing and mixing components to support any UC application. An optional mounting adapter provides lockdown capability for settings requiring fixed microphone locations. The microphones can also be used in tandem with Revolabs’ entire wireless solution portfolio — increasing the maximum number of microphones available within a single space while combining wireless flexibility with the security of the wired microphones.

Resilient and durable, Elite Wired Microphones complement any conference room aesthetics. Available in a variety of colors including black matte finish, brushed nickel, and white, designers and A/V integrators can now match contemporary furnishing and decors from classic wood to chrome and glass while maintaining best-in-class audio quality and performance.

Revolabs’ Elite Wired Microphones will be available in Q3. More information is available at www.revolabs.com.

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About Revolabs
Revolabs Inc. is the premier provider of audio solutions for unified communications, enterprise collaboration, and professional audio applications across a wide range of markets. Offering unmatched audio quality that allows users to “hear every word,” the company’s teleconferencing and microphone systems are utilized across the globe for a variety of applications, from webcasts and video conferencing to podcasts and broadcasting. Combining the ultimate in flexibility with sleek, stylish form factors, Revolabs solutions cut the cord, facilitating natural mobility by allowing participants to move about a workspace and still be heard, without being held back by wires. Leading the way in innovation, the company continues to add to its portfolio of value-added audio and telephony systems with superior products. Revolabs systems are secure (encrypted), rechargeable (environmentally friendly), and GSM-impervious. The company is headquartered in Sudbury, Massachusetts, and can be reached at +1-800-326-1088 or www.revolabs.com.

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SMPTE Extends Call for Papers Deadline for SMPTE 2014 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, Announces Registration Opening on June 16

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — June 17, 2014 – The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers(R) (SMPTE(R)), the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, has extended the call for papers deadline to July 7 for the prestigious SMPTE 2014 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, which will take place Oct. 21-23 in Hollywood, California. Proposals may be submitted online at www.smpte.org/cfp2014. Registration for the conference has also opened at www.smpte2014.org will open on June 16.

“The presentation of technical papers is an important element of this event, and we strive to ensure that papers address a range of critical concepts and issues that influence the motion-imaging field,” said Paul Chapman, chair of the SMPTE ATC Program Committee. “Though we already have received an array of quality proposals, we are providing additional time for those who may have been considering submitting but have not yet done so.”

The SMPTE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition is the premier annual technology event covering motion-imaging and media technology, production, operations, over-the-top content services, and the allied arts and sciences. Proposed papers must be informational and must address technical theory, research, innovation, application, or practice specific to any of the evolving technologies associated with the media technology industry.

Technical paper topics include, but are not limited to, 4K/8K UHDTV and beyond; postproduction; broadcast infrastructure, file-based workflow; cinematography and image acquisition; asset management, storage, and archiving; the “Internet of everything,” the second screen, and alternative content; audio/video processing and compression; content security; new techniques in audio; content distribution; display technology; advanced image processing; mobile, IP, and future distribution technologies; and restoration and preservation.

Student papers are strongly encouraged. Papers that have been published previously or that are commercial or promotional in nature will not be considered. A complete and more specific listing of possible topics, as well as instructions on submitting a topic heading, paper title, and one-page abstract, are available at www.smpte.org/cfp2014.

Further information about SMPTE and the SMPTE 2014 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition is available at www.smpte.org.

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About the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers(R) (SMPTE(R))
The Oscar(R) and Emmy(R) Award-winning Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers(R) (SMPTE(R)), a professional membership association, is the preeminent leader in the advancement of the art, science, and craft of the image, sound, and metadata ecosystem, worldwide. An internationally recognized and accredited organization, SMPTE advances moving-imagery education and engineering across the communications, technology, media, and entertainment industries. Since its founding in 1916, SMPTE has published the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal and developed more than 650 standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines. The Society is sustained by more than 6,000 members — motion-imaging executives, engineers, creative and technology professionals, researchers, scientists, educators, and students — who meet in Sections throughout the world. Information on joining SMPTE is available at www.smpte.org/join.

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NUGEN Audio Announces Educational Sales Program

Award-Winning Loudness Management, Metering, and Correction Tools Now Available at 50 Percent Discount to Qualified Students, Teachers, and Institutions

LEEDS, U.K. — June 17, 2014 – NUGEN Audio, creator of intuitive tools for audio professionals, today introduced special educational pricing for its complete line of loudness management, metering, and correction solutions. Effective immediately, the company will offer a 50 percent discount to qualifying students, teachers, and institutions.

“NUGEN Audio is committed to investing in the future of the media industry, and we want to make our products as accessible as possible to the next generation of users,” said Jon Schorah, creative director, NUGEN Audio. “As loudness compliance becomes a requirement for broadcasters around the world, it’s critical that loudness monitoring and correction become a standard part of the curriculum for those teaching audio for broadcast and post-production. Our loudness plug-ins are specifically engineered for maximum ease of use and efficiency, which makes them fit perfectly in a professional audio educational setting.”

Subject to terms and conditions, including proof of educational status, the NUGEN Audio education discount is available to current students and faculty, and also to accredited learning institutions. Detailed information is available at www.nugenaudio.com/edu, by emailing edu@nugenaudio.com, or through any local NUGEN Audio dealer.

More information about the entire NUGEN Audio product family is available at www.nugenaudio.com.

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About NUGEN Audio
NUGEN Audio provides the broadcast and post-production industry’s most advanced solutions for end-to-end loudness management, metering, and correction from content acquisition through to playout. Reflecting the real-world production experience of the NUGEN Audio design team, the company’s products make it easier to deliver high-quality, compliant audio while saving time, reducing costs, and preserving the creative process. NUGEN Audio’s tools for audio analysis, loudness metering, mixing/mastering, and tracking are used by the world’s top names in broadcast, post-production, and music production. For more information, visit www.nugenaudio.com.

All trademarks mentioned herein are acknowledged as property of their respective owners.

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Egypt’s CBC Boosts Flexibility of HD Signal Transport With Riedel MediorNet Real-Time Network

WUPPERTAL, Germany — June 17, 2014 – Riedel Communications, provider of pioneering real-time video, audio, data, and communications networks, today announced that leading Egyptian TV channel Capital Broadcast Center (CBC) has upgraded its Cairo facilities and operations with the installation of a MediorNet real-time media network. Riedel MediorNet frames enable flexible transport of 10 HD video signals between two CBC buildings within the Egyptian Media Production City.

“Riedel’s MediorNet solution is an ideal fit for our operations not only because of its flexibility and intuitive operation, but also because of the rich feature set it provides,” said Mohamed Hammad, playout manager for CBC. “In deploying MediorNet for HD signal distribution, we’ve realized much greater freedom in establishing point-to-point and point-to-multipoint signal transport with valuable cost-saving benefits including reliable synchronization.”

Enabling CBC to move beyond simple point-to-point links, Riedel’s MediorNet network allows the broadcaster to send any incoming signal to any output or even to multiple outputs. Because routing is managed through a straightforward user interface, CBC can change its signal-routing configuration without the need for re-wiring or physical patching. MediorNet also helps to eliminate the need for external devices through integrated broadcast-quality processing and conversion features such as frame store/frame synchronizers and embedders/de-embedders at any input/output.

Going forward, CBC can connect additional sites easily and increase the signal load by adding MediorNet frames to the network. The broadcaster has plans to augment the installation with a Riedel Artist digital matrix intercom system as well, which will allow for the connection of a talk-back panel linking production staff across CBC facilities.

“One of the reasons for CBC’s leadership in Egypt’s broadcast market is its willingness to use new technologies to overcome operational obstacles and limitations,” said Ahmed Magd El Din, general manager, Middle East and Turkey, Riedel Communications. “We look forward to building on the success of this installation, which provides CBC with even broader signal transport and communications capabilities.”

Further information about Riedel and the company’s products is available at www.riedel.net.

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About Riedel Communications
Riedel Communications designs, manufactures, and distributes pioneering real-time video, audio, data, and communications networks for broadcast, pro audio, event, sports, theater, and security applications. The company also provides rental services for radio and intercom systems, event IT solutions, fiber backbones, and wireless signal transmission systems that scale easily for events of any size, anywhere in the world. Founded in 1987, the company now employs more than 400 people at 11 locations in Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Americas.

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Wohler and Media Alliance Offer Integrated Solution for Highly Efficient Media Management and Processing

Partnership Integrates Wohler RadiantGrid File-Based Transcoding and Media Transformation(TM) Engine With Media Alliance’s Borneo MAM

SAN FRANCISCO — June 17, 2014 – Wohler Technologies today announced that Italian software development company Media Alliance is using Wohler’s RadiantGrid Intelligent Media Transformation Platform(TM) as the transcoding and media transformation engine within its media asset management (MAM) system. By incorporating this file-based technology from Wohler into its Borneo MAM product, Media Alliance has created a turnkey solution that provides its customers with even faster and more efficient combined media management and processing.

“We are committed to providing our customers with innovative, forward-looking solutions built on proven technologies,” said Giovanni Soldi, CEO at Media Alliance. “The solution enabled with Wohler meets this standard perfectly, enabling significant performance gains through the integration of our well-established MAM and file-based media processing products.”

Media Alliance technology is used in more than 20 countries by hundreds of users including Gruppo Espresso, Telelombardia, and Sige in Italy; Expert TV and VGTRK in Russia; Voxafrica in the U.K.; Astro in Malaysia; StarHub in Singapore; KBS in South Korea; TrueVisions in Thailand; TVB in Hong Kong; Intigral in the UAE; and many more.

The core team working on Borneo, Media Alliance’s flagship product, has been actively involved in the development of MAM systems for the broadcast industry since 1991. Borneo was first released in 1994 and has been continuously developed and refined over the past two decades. Today, the version 4.0 release is relied upon daily to provide stable and reliable performance in critical production and media management tasks across the news, sports, program production, and archiving departments. The integrated solution featuring Wohler technology already has been deployed successfully for customers in Asia-Pacific markets.

Within the solution uniting Media Alliance and Wohler technologies, Wohler’s RadiantGrid(TM) applies TrueGrid(TM) file-based processing to manage and accelerate several tasks simultaneously while allowing users to realize true scalability across multiple machines. The result is a media transformation process that is simpler, faster, and dramatically more efficient than alternative solutions.

“With a strong presence in key markets and a highly refined MAM system and interface, Media Alliance represents an ideal technology partner,” said Craig Newbury, vice president sales, Wohler. “Wohler RadiantGrid technology brings exceptional power and flexibility to the processing of media, and this integration with the Media Alliance MAM system will extend the availability of these benefits to an even greater number of users and media processes worldwide.”

Further information about the RadiantGrid Intelligent Media Transformation Platform and other RadiantGrid solutions is available at www.wohler.com.

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About Wohler Technologies Inc.
Wohler’s tradition of innovation began more than 30 years ago with the creation of the industry’s first in-rack audio monitoring product, and it continues today through the company’s continued development of unique solutions that span the baseband, stream, and file-based domains and include advanced monitoring solutions for video, audio, and captioning applications; solutions for IP monitoring, encoding, and decoding; and the award-winning RadiantGrid(TM) platform for efficient file-based content transformation and distribution. Together, Wohler’s advanced, cost-effective confidence monitoring and media transformation products ensure high-quality production across any platform and delivery to any device. More information about Wohler is available at www.wohler.com.

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