Due into stock late June, the latest version of Vision’s popular video extender uses H.264 compression which reduces bandwidth of an HD signal carried over the network down to 18Mbps per receiver.
DCC Technology, better known in the channel as Exertis or Exertis Medium published strong end-of-year results earlier this month. Operating profits grew 17.1% (12.5% on a constant currency basis), reflecting organic profit growth in the UK and Ireland and the benefit of the acquisitions of Hammer and CUC completed in the current and prior year respectively.
Crestron has announced “its dedicated, physical brand presence” in China allowing the company to further enhance its service and support to customers in the region. Coming off the announcement of recently opened Crestron direct offices in India and NE Asia (HK), the opening of Crestron China is yet another significant expansion for the company in Asia Pacific.
In a hasty revision to yesterday’s announcement about Promethean’s deal with Exertis Medium, the manufacturer has confirmed a dual distribution model in the UK, a move which is designed to bolster channel capacity and enable Promethean partners to capitalise on IFPD market growth (so not a cock-up then?)
Avocor has announced a new relationship with Evig Electronics LLC who will be responsible for distributing Avocor solutions across Bahrain, Jordan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and United Arab Emirates, opening a whole new region for the display manufacturer.
Peerless-AV has launched its new Indoor Portrait Kiosk for the latest ultra-thin displays and touchscreen panels ranging from 40"-55", and measuring less than 101 mm (4") deep. The Portrait Kiosk features an aesthetically pleasing curved design and is fully customisable for indoor self-service, advertising and wayfinding applications in corporate, retail, QSR, transportation, hospitality settings, and beyond.
Exertis Medium has been appointed to fulfil sales for the full range of Promethean interactive solutions. The appointment enables Promethean’s reseller partners to take full advantage of the superior stock-holding, next-day delivery, credit, logistical services and technical capabilities provided by Exertis Medium, its specialist AV division.