InfoComm '09 Products: Video
Christie LED projection, Stewart Filmscreen's new-construction screens, Digital Projection's sealed projector, more
The new Xpresenter vClips Video Kiosk from X2O Media is an interactive video application that allows users to browse and play back video clips through a touch-screen surface. The system features unlimited categories and expandable video storage, support for major video formats, and customizable category and pop-up messages tied to the video timeline. Installed as a stand-alone application or as part of a multilocation, networked solution with X2O's Xpresenter Server, vClips offers customers the choice of managing video content themselves through a Web control page or allowing X2O to manage the content from its operations center. X2O Media. 888-987-7557. www.x2omedia.com.
Sonic Foundry has upgraded its Mediasite platform for content delivery. Mediasite 5.1 has new capabilities to further automate and manage Mediasite Recorders, which are webcasting appliances that encode and synchronize video and DVI/VGA images as rich media presentations. Both room-based Mediasite RL Recorders and portable Mediasite ML Recorders now have a redesigned 5.1 recording interface and support enhanced scheduling and recording automation for better efficiency and campuswide scalability, according to the company. Sonic Foundry. 877-783-7987. www.sonicfoundry.com.
Barco has begun shipping its new NSL-4601 professional grade, narrow-bezel 46-inch LCD display with WXGA resolution. It's designed for tiled videowall applications in small to medium-sized control rooms, according to the company. The bezel width is less than 2.4 mm along the right and bottom; less than 4.3 mm along the top and left side. It supports up to 1080p/50 resolution, with VGA/DVI-D in and out. It has a contrast ratio of 3,000:1 and 8 ms response time. Barco. 916-859-2500. www.barco.com.
Da-Lite Screen Company and Joe Kane Productions have rolled out a new line of projection screens targeted to post production and commercial facilities. The new JKP Affinity Screen series was developed for 1080p projectors and include HD Progressive proprietary fabrics with low gain for a wide viewing angle and better image uniformity, according to the company. Da-Lite Screen Company. 574-267-8101. www.da-lite.com.