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iPad App Announced for Yamaha LS9 Digital Console

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BUENA PARK, Calif.—In conjunction with an international launch at the Music Messe Expo, Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. announces the availability of the iPad app StageMix for the Yamaha LS9 digital audio console. The new software will be shown at NAB in April.

Similar to the iPad app recently launched for the Yamaha M7CL console, StageMix is an application for the Apple iPad that allows remote control of LS9 mix functions via a simple, intuitive graphic interface from anywhere within wireless range. The application enables the engineer to set up monitor mixes from a performer’s position on stage directly controlling mix parameters via the iPad. To run StageMix on an iPad, a wireless connection from the iPad to a WIFI access point and an Ethernet connection from the WIFI access point to the LS9 is required.

Yamaha LS9 controllable parameters scheduled to be implemented in StageMix are more

Digital Projection Brings Ultimate 3D Experience to Hollywood’s Pacific Design Center in March

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DPI, Crestron and Steinway Lyngdorf to present elite home theater experience during Westweek from March 23 – 24 .

ATLANTA, GA – March 18, 2011 – Digital Projection International (DPI), an Emmy® Award-winning manufacturer of high performance projection systems, will present the pinnacle of large-screen 3D entertainment for the home during the Pacific Design Center’s WESTWEEK 2011 show, March 23 – 24. WESTWEEK is Pacific Design Center’s largest annual design industry event, hosting over 70 showroom demonstrations as well as numerous new product introductions. DPI’s award-winning TITAN Reference 1080p-3D will feature in the Audio Video Interiors showroom alongside Crestron control and automation systems and Steinway Lyngdorf’s uncompromising audio equipment.  

WESTWEEK is Pacific Design Center’s largest annual design industry event, combining keynote lectures, showroom programs, and book signings. This internationally-recognized design trade event welcomes more

BEXEL CELEBRATES 13TH YEAR ON ALL-STAR GAME ROSTER

LOS ANGELES, CA, MARCH 15, 2011Bexel, a unit of the Vitec Group’s Services Division and a leading worldwide provider of broadcast services and solutions, has been providing start-to-finish operational and engineering support for the NBA All-Star Weekend since 1998. This year was no different. However, in its 13th year, the team was presented with a new kind of challenge—both the Grammy Awards and the NBA All-Star Game were scheduled to take place at the Staples Center, less than one week apart. From optical fiber to around-the-clock editing facilities, Bexel greeted this challenge and provided streamlined support to Turner Sports and the NBA. more

From Al Ain to Dubai – Dataton has Emirates successes in sight

One particularly ground-breaking recent application for Dataton WATCHOUT™ was an architectural projection mapping solution for the city of Al Ain.

One particularly ground-breaking recent application for Dataton WATCHOUT™ was an architectural projection mapping solution for the city of Al Ain.

See Dataton at PALME 2011, Stand S2E60

Amazing architectural projection mapping project sets scene for company’s PALME show activity

WATCH THE VIDEO HERE: http://www.vimeo.com/19617807

Dataton, the Swedish-based image processing and show-control specialist, returns to the PALME exhibition in Dubai this year with an increasingly impressive track record of Middle Eastern project work under its belt.

Exhibiting on Stand S2E60 at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre from 26-28 April, Dataton will showcase both its established WATCHOUT multi-display presentation software and its more recent innovation for the audio tour-guide marketplace, Pickup.

Fredrik Svahnberg, Marketing Director, Dataton, comments: “Middle Eastern more

Digital Projection Expands Technical Services Team with Two Key Management Appointments

ATLANTA, GA – March 14, 2011 – Digital Projection International (DPI), an Emmy® Award-winning manufacturer of high-performance projection systems, recently expanded their technical services department with two key position placements. Ten-year DPI veteran Mark Fuell has been appointed to the newly created position of Field Engineering Manager. Additionally, Troy Cobb has been hired as DPI’s Technical Services Manager, where he has already begun to operate the schedule and workflow of the various technical services divisions within the company. These appointments are the latest in a recent round of infrastructure investment that includes numerous new hires, operational systems, as well as the significant expansion of DPI’s US headquarters.

Having previously served as Technical Services Manager for DPI, Mark Fuell will both oversee DPI’s US-based field technicians as well as participate in on-site client service calls as Field Engineering Manager. With ten years of experience supporting DPI customers and products, more

Digital Projection Adds New Regional Market Development Manager for Northwest US

Dan Benjamin, Northwest Market Development Manager DPI

ATLANTA, GA – March 14, 2011 – Digital Projection International (DPI), an Emmy® Award-winning manufacturer of high-performance projection systems, recently announced the appointment of Dan Benjamin to the position of Northwest Market Development Manager. Benjamin has already begun to assume responsibilities managing all of DPI’s sales through the company’s extensive Commercial A/V, Home Cinema and Staging channels in the Northwestern U.S., as well as western Canadian region.

Benjamin is yet another key personnel addition in a recent round of infrastructure investment that includes numerous new hires, as well as the significant expansion of DPI’s US headquarters in Georgia. With over 13 years of experience in the electronics industry, Benjamin is a knowledgeable and technically proficient asset to the integrators, consultants and industry partners in his territory. Furthermore, most of Benjamin’s experience in more

NewTek Promotes Andrew Cross to Chief Technology Officer

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NewTek, worldwide leader of video and 3D animation products, today announced that the NewTek Board of Directors has promoted Andrew Cross to Chief Technology Officer. In his new role, Cross will oversee the technology direction of the company’s hardware and software products, and report to NewTek CEO and President, Jim Plant.

“Andrew has managed the development and release of a long string of successful products during his 13-year tenure with NewTek,” said NewTek Founder, Tim Jenison. “As chief architect of the TriCaster line, Andrew and his team helped the company build its portable live production market leadership.”

As executive vice president of engineering, Cross has led product development from research, to release. He joined NewTek as senior software engineer in 1998, and has held positions as lead engineer, director of video engineering, vice president and senior vice president of video software engineering.

Prior to NewTek, Cross more

Shotoku Broadcast Systems To Enhance Manual Range With New Pedestal and Pan & Tilt Head

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PRODUCTS WILL DEBUT AT NAB 2011 IN BOOTH C 8528

Torrance, CA (February 18, 2011) – Shotoku Broadcast Systems, international manufacturer of a full line of camera support equipment, is enhancing its manual range with three new products to be launched at NAB 2011. A pneumatic pedestal, perfect counter-balance pan & tilt head, and positional calibration system will all be shown for the first time in Booth C8528.

NEW PRODUCT TP200 2-Stage Pneumatic Pedestal
Shotoku’s newly developed TP200 2-stage pneumatic pedestal has a maximum payload of 177 lbs. and supports a wide-range of camera configurations. Its innovatively designed column and base offers maximum stability and great operational flexibility. One-step foot brake and single-action cable enables precise movements and control at all times and fast and easy positioning.

NEW PRODUCT SX300 perfect counter-balance Pan & Tilt Head
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ACCESSORIZE AND GET ORGANIZED

Installer’s Choice ETN Series racks from Liberty AV give better order to AV components

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, February 8, 2011—With vented side panels and a heavy duty caster base listed among standard items offered with every Installer’s Choice ETN Series rack listed within the Liberty AV catalog, the product group can be tailor-made to the unique specifications of any application by selecting from a host of accessories designed to give better organization to AV components.

With static load ratings of 12,250 pounds, ETN racks are available in six different heights (18RU, 21RU, 27RU, 35RU, 40RU, and 44RU), depths of 20 and 25 inches, and a width of 22 inches. Fully-welded construction insures strength and stability, while powder coated black finishes protect against scratches and dings. Internally within each rack, two pair of fully adjustable, more

AVI-SPL and Polycom Present ‘E-Learning Everywhere’ Webinar

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Discover How Technology Helps Educators Facing Diminished Resources

AVI-SPL is teaming up with Polycom to present the next AVI-SPL University Online webinar, “E-Learning Everywhere? on Tuesday, March 22 at 1 p.m. EST. Polycom’s Russ Colbert will show how 21st-century education can be delivered virtually, physically and online.

Today’s educators must find ways to meet unfunded legislative mandates while preparing students for a global economy. In the webinar “E-Learning Everywhere,? Polycom’s Russ Colbert explains how managers in charge of training can accelerate the learning process and improve outcomes while minimizing the impact on resources, productivity and financials. Russ will also show how organizations can find innovative training vehicles that allow broad information dissemination to large and dispersed audiences.

To register for the E-Learning Everywhere webinar, visit http://www.avispl.com/goto.asp?id=4327.

Since 2001, Russ Colbert has been the global education market director for Polycom. He has over 20 more

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