Start / Menu > Find Press Releases > Full Press Release
USA—Oct 9, 2008
GDC Forges Partnership with RealD to Deliver Leading-edge 3D Digital Cinema Experience
GDC is pleased to announce a partnership with RealD, the global leader in 3D cinema technology. Under the partnership, GDC’s best-selling digital cinema server - SA-2100 will be offered as part of RealD’s premier 3D platform for future 3D rollout.
GDC is the market leader in Asia with two-thirds of the market share and has the second largest deployment of digital cinema servers worldwide. RealD is the global leader in 3D, having captured 90% of the worldwide digital 3D market. The partnership will propel GDC servers into the fast expanding 3D market, estimated to reach between 4000 and 5000 screens by 2009. Early success of the partnership includes 20 installations at Lotte Cinema, South Korea.
GDC’s SA-2100 digital cinema server has been vigorously tested by RealD and awarded the "RealD Ready" status, which is an assurance of full "out-of-the-box" compatibility with the RealD system.
"GDC’s LINUX-based servers are one of the most robust and reliable servers on the market," stated Joe Peixoto, President, Worldwide Cinema, RealD 3D. "We are encouraged by the initial success in Korea and expect to see additional 3D deployment throughout the rest of world with GDC servers in the near future."
"3D digital is a rapidly growing force in digital cinema. We recognized this from the beginning and made sure that our SA-2100 digital cinema server can play both 2D and 3D movie files," said Dr Man-Nang CHONG, founder and CEO of GDC Technology. "We are honored to be a partner with RealD and excited by the prospect of growing our server business together with RealD’s rapid expansion in the 3D digital rollout."
GDC Technology Limited Contacts:
Media Contact: Tony Adamson
GDC Technology Limited
Unit 1-7, 20th Floor, Kodak House II,
39 Healthy Street East, North Point, Hong Kong
About GDC Technology Limited:
GDC Technology Limited (‘GDC’) is a leading digital cinema solutions provider. GDC develops, manufactures and sells media servers, content storage systems, theatre management systems and network operations center software for the global cinema industry. GDC is a licensee of the DTS:X object-based immersive sound technology from DTS, Inc. for the development of its media servers. In addition, GDC also provides a suite of digital cinema products and services, including integrated projection systems, 3D products, projector lamps and silver screens. GDC Digital Cinema Network Limited, a GDC subsidiary, manages VPF for over 6,300 theatre screens and with more than 650 studios or motion picture distributors worldwide.
GDC Technology Limited Directory page
GDC Technology Limited Web Site
RealD (NYSE: RLD) is a leading global licensor of 3D technologies. RealD's extensive intellectual property portfolio is used in applications that enable a premium 3D viewing experience in the theater, the home and elsewhere. RealD licenses its RealD Cinema Systems to motion picture exhibitors that show 3D motion pictures and alternative 3D content. RealD also provides its RealD Display, active and passive eyewear, and RealD Format technologies to consumer electronics manufacturers and content producers and distributors to enable the delivery and viewing of 3D content. RealD's cutting-edge 3D technologies have been used for applications such as piloting the Mars Rover. RealD was founded in 2003 and has offices in Beverly Hills, California; Boulder, Colorado; London, United Kingdom; Shanghai, China; Hong Kong; and Tokyo, Japan.
RealD Directory page
More GDC Technology Limited Press Releases:
Dec 8, 2016
Impressive Adoption of GDC TMS-2000 Sets New Milestone
Dec 7, 2016
GDC Technology Wins First-ever CineAsia Technology Innovator of the Year Award
Dec 6, 2016
GDC Technology Elevates Cinema to A World Beyond Imagination
Nov 1, 2016
GDC and Dolby Resolve Litigation
Oct 19, 2016
Schulman Theatres Prepare for Future with GDC Technology
Oct 18, 2016
DCI Stamp of Approval Signifies New Era for GDC Technology
Aug 23, 2016
Award-Winning GDC Technology Immersive Sound Media Server and 16-Channel Digital Audio Processor to Be Introduced to India at Big Cine Expo 2016
Jun 21, 2016
Award-Winning GDC Technology Immersive Sound Media Server and 16-Channel Digital Audio Processor to Be Introduced to Europe at CineEurope 2016
Apr 14, 2016
GDC Technology Selected by Santikos Entertainment as the Best IMB Solution for its All-laser Circuit Conversion
Apr 14, 2016
GDC Technology USA Rebrands Its Enhanced and Comprehensive Extended Warranty Plans
More RealD Press Releases:
Aug 1, 2016
RealD Signs Largest Ever 3D Installation Agreement With Wanda Cinema As Companies Significantly Expand 3D Across China
Dec 11, 2014
RealD and Broadway Circuit Sign Deal to Install 3 “LUXE: A RealD Experience” Auditoriums
Dec 9, 2014
RealD Licenses Precision White Screen Technology To Harkness Screens International Limited
Sep 9, 2014
Pete Ludé Joins RealD
Aug 19, 2014
RealD Equips First Screens in Kazakhstan with RealD 3D
Jun 21, 2014
RealD Named 3D Technology Provider for the 17th Shanghai International Film Festival
Jun 17, 2014
RealD Issues Statement Regarding Misrepresentations and Misleading Claims Made by Volfoni
May 12, 2014
RealD and the Space Cinema Announce Extended Agreement Including Additional 40 RealD Cinema System Installations
Mar 24, 2014
RealD and Wanda Cinema Sign Agreement to Add 780 RealD 3D Cinema Systems Across China
Jan 9, 2014
RealD TrueImage™ Image Enhancement Technology Debuts With ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’
©Copyright 2003 - 2016
. All rights reserved.