International Datacasting Corporation (TSX:IDC), a global leader in providing advanced solutions for multimedia content distribution via satellite, announced the European debut of its SuperFlex Pro Cinema 3D Live product line with embedded Sensio® 3-D technology at the recent SatExpo tradeshow in Rome, Italy.
IDC provides complete end-to-end secure satellite network solutions for the delivery of movie files and live events for digital cinema and e-cinema applications. The newest addition to IDC’s SuperFlex digital cinema product line was the highlight of the event. The Pro Cinema 3D Live Encoder and Decoder features integrated leading-edge Sensio® technology. Pro Cinema units were installed in a theatre at the SatExpo event and flawlessly delivered 3D content to an audience comprised of Italian theatre owners and distributors in addition to regular cinema patrons.
SAT EXPO is an advanced space and telecommunications event that attracts over 10,000 industry representatives to see the latest in advanced satellite technologies from around the world. This year, digital cinema and the delivery of digital movies were a major focus of the event. The Pro Cinema products were presented in partnership with Open Sky, an IDC customer that is implementing digital cinema solutions throughout Italy.
The SuperFlex Pro Cinema 3D Live Encoder and Decoder supports both 2D and 3D live and pre-recorded events, which allows cinemas and other venues increased revenue opportunities via alternative content programming.
“We’ve been providing leading-edge digital cinema technology solutions for many years. I’m thrilled to see this business starting to take off in Europe and other international markets. These new opportunities come at an important time in our company’s growth. Our European subsidiary PROFline will be front and center in supporting this technology rollout as it continues to develop.” said Ron Clifton, President and CEO of IDC.
The Superflex Pro Cinema 3D Live line of products will be a highlight of IDC’s booth, #C8437, at this years NAB Show™, held in Las Vegas, April 14 to 17. Produced annually by the National Association of Broadcasters, the NAB Show™ is the broadcast industry’s largest annual gathering and an important showcase for new technologies.