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Norwalk, CT—Jun 20, 2013
KenCast Exhibits DCDC Delivery Solution at CineEurope
will exhibit at CineEurope (June 24-27), the only European convention and trade
show dedicated to the needs of the movie theatre industry, with over 1500 cinema
exhibition and distribution professionals from Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
CineEurope offers the latest major cinema releases, educational seminars, product
showcases, services, technologies and networking with industry peers at fun-filled
exhibit will focus on their EdgeSpan CinemaPro appliance and the EdgeSpan Enterprise server. Having recently signed a deal with DCDC (Digital
Cinema Distribution Coalition), the joint venture satellite distribution operation
between Warner Bros, NBC Universal, Lionsgate, The Walt Disney Company, Paramount
Pictures, Sony Pictures, Fox Studios and DCIP (Digital Cinema Implementation Partners),
the contract covers installation of CinemaPro appliances in 1,300 theatres in North
America. Delivery of movies is by satellite,
fiber optics, or hard drive and can be in 2-D, 3-D, and at high frame rates.
studios’ digital content is presented by Technicolor and Deluxe to KenCast for delivery
to all AMC, Regal, Cinemark movie theatres, as well as other theatre chains. Together with existing satellite and fiber optic
delivery, KenCast will deliver first-run movies (DCPs – Digital Cinema Packages),
live events, and advertisements to 3,200 theatres of the 5,500 theatres in North
CinemaPro is currently used by top-grossing movie houses in North America, South
America, Europe, and Asia, choosing to upgrade to state-of-the-art content distribution
capability for optimal delivery of Hollywood movies to theatres. The CinemaPro is
compatible with all digital theatre management systems, including most legacy systems,
and enables delivery by satellite or fiber optics of very large movie files and
live events. The CinemaPro also offers simultaneous
recording for "time-shifting" with its DVR features, allowing staggered
delivery to multiple screens in a cineplex, as well as recording of the event for
later play out.
About KenCast, Inc.:
KenCast has provided secure and reliable delivery of multimedia content, as well as content delivery products and services for two decades. Our clients include Hollywood movie studios, the military and major news networks. KenCast has enabled delivery for the DCDC (Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition), serving 17,000 screens across 1,200 venues in North America and elsewhere. The DCDC deal, a joint venture satellite distribution operation between AMC Theatres, Cinemark Theatres, Regal Entertainment Group, Universal Pictures and Warner Bros allows satellite or terrestrial delivery of very large movie files, and the streaming of live events to allow effective delivery of content to multiple screens in multiplexes. KenCast provides large cinema movie file delivery and live-event streaming to theaters, homes, ships at sea and mobile devices with their EdgeSpan CinemaPro® 3RU and 2RU appliances, along with the EdgeSpan Enterprise server.
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