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Archive of the Corporate AV Category

ELITE SCREENS, INC. ANNOUNCES VMAX PLUS3 COMMERCIAL ELECTRIC PROJECTION SCREEN

CERRITOS, Calif., April 2, 2008 — Elite Screens, Inc. an innovative company that specializes in affordable high quality projector screens, today announced its VMAX Plus3 electric projection screen designed to accommodate large presentation halls, auditoriums, churches and community theaters. The screen is available in either a 4:3 (NTSC) or 16:9 (HDTV) aspect ratio with a wide range of sizes, from 200� through 400� diagonal. It’s made of Elite’s proprietary MaxWhite 1.1 gain synthetic weave material that provides a wide diffusion cone for easy visibility in large room presentations. The screen material is durable, fire resistant and easy to clean. more

ELITE SCREENS, INC. ANNOUNCES KESTREL – ITS INNOVATIVE

CERRITOS, Calif., June 18, 2008 — Elite Screens, Inc. an innovative company that specializes in affordable high quality projector screens, today announced the Kestrel projection screen. It is a premium grade mobile electric floor-rising screen designed for executive presentations, formal functions or residential home theater rooms that require a flexible alternative to fixed wall or ceiling-mounted installations. more

Extron Introduces GlobalViewer® Enterprise: Enterprise-Scale A/V Management Software Anyone Can Use

Anaheim, California – Extron Electronics is pleased to introduce GlobalViewer® Enterprise, a new server-based software for managing and supporting larger A/V installations using a Web browser. It provides an easy upgrade path for existing users of Extron’s free GlobalViewer Web application using configuration wizards, not programming. Compatible with any Web browser, GlobalViewer Enterprise provides enhanced help desk functionality, enterprise-wide global scheduling and monitoring, time-stamped A/V system data collection for reporting, and also supports integration of rooms controlled by other programmable control systems, such as AMX and Crestron. The easy-to-use interface offers a view of the entire enterprise in a single window and access to detailed room data with just a click of a mouse. more

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Hard Rock Park, World’s First Rock ‘n’ Roll Theme Park, Opens With Peavey Pro Audio

Hard Rock ParkMYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Hard Rock Park, the world’s first rock ‘n’ roll theme park, is a multifaceted musical experience that brings to life the iconic music that changed the course of music history and continues to influence generations of music fans. more

AUDIO EXCEEDS THE USUAL EXPECTATIONS AT THE RECENT AES INTERNATIONAL FORENSIC AUDIO CONFERENCE

forensic_audio.JPGDENVER, COLORADO – JULY 2008: All too often, ironically, audio conferences can feature instances of less than perfect sound in the discussion panel and presentation rooms. That truism was stood on its head at the recent AES 33rd International Conference, “Audio Forensics-Theory and Practice” held in Denver, Colorado, where attendees praised the exemplary performance of the Klein + Hummel speaker systems. Sennheiser Electronic Corporation supplied the K+H speakers for the event and also provided a number of evolution wireless microphone systems and personnel to oversee the setup. more

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CANON U.S.A. REALiS SX60 DELIVERS PRAISEWORTHY IMAGES FOR THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF SALT SPRINGS, FLORIDA

canon-realis-sx60.jpgThe old joke about being hit by divine lightning came frighteningly true at the First Baptist Church of Salt Springs, Florida. During a recent storm, lightning struck the church and damaged its projector beyond repair. Prompted by the calamity, the church embarked on a search for a new projector capable of displaying the words of hymns and the notes for sermons clearly enough for everyone in the 150-member congregation to read – and bright enough for them to do so without dimming the lights. Their quest eventually led them to choose the Canon REALiS SX60 Multimedia Projector. more

HaiVision Achieves TelePresence Milestone — 4,000 Channels Shipped

MONTREAL — July 23, 2008 — HaiVision Systems Inc., the world’s leading vendor of true telepresence codecs, announces that it has shipped its 4,000th codec into the telepresence market, representing over 1,000 HaiVision-powered telepresence suites. HaiVision supplies several leading global integrators of telepresence room-based systems with its acclaimed hai1000â„¢ multi-stream codec. more

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SVC Announces the 2008 Pick Hit Award Winners

SVC Pick Hit AwardsOnce again this year, at InfoComm 08 in Las Vegas, SVC‘s editorial team fanned out to find some of the most important, leading-edge AV-related products debuting at the show, investigating if they might be deserving of our annual InfoComm Pick Hit awards. more

SI Introduces New State-of-the-Art Woven Projector Screen Materials

Austin, Texas, July 18, 2008 – SI (www.siscreens.com) is proud to announce that its new state-of-the-art Gamma Maestro HD 1.1 (White) and Lunar Maestro HD .85 (Gray) woven sound permeable projector screen materials will be shipping in August 2008. SI will also feature the Gamma and Lunar Maestro screen materials at the 2008 CEDIA Expo, held in Denver from Sept. 4-7 at the Colorado Convention Center, booth 1056. more

Fairlight’s New CC-1 Technology Makes Huge Inroads in the US

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Fairlight’s award-winning Crystal Core technology (CC-1) is gaining significant momentum in the US where broadcast and post production companies have recognized its ability to improve workflow and reduce energy costs and carbon footprints. more

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