Ottawa, Ontario—Jun 17, 2009
International Datacasting Corporation Participating in European Digital Cinema Events in Amsterdam
International Datacasting Corporation, (TSX:IDC) a global leader in providing advanced solutions for the distribution of broadband multimedia content via satellite, announced today that it will be showcasing its full suite of digital cinema products and presenting a technical seminar at two digital cinema events in Amsterdam.
IDC will be demonstrating its Superflex Pro Cinema line of products to a select group of European digital cinema industry leaders in conjunction with Cinema Expo International, (CEI), June 22nd to 25th, the only pan-European convention and trade show dedicated to the needs of the movie theatre industry.
In addition, Ron Clifton, IDC's President and CEO, will deliver a technical presentation entitled "Satellite Technology for Digital Cinema Content Delivery," at the European Seminar Series of the International Cinema Technology Association, (ICTA), in Amsterdam on June 21st. The ICTA European Seminar is held in the days leading up to the opening of CEI in Amsterdam. The ICTA is an international association of professionals in the motion picture industry that promotes open lines of communications and networking with other cinema industry associations.
The Superflex Pro Cinema is IDC's family of modular products that can easily be configured to provide a range of end-to-end solutions for the delivery of both file-based movies and live events over a broadband satellite network. The product line features open standards including the latest DVB-S2 broadcast technology with a variety of encryption options and plug and play interoperability with terrestrial Internet Protocol (IP) networks.
A feature of the Pro Cinema product line is the 3D Live Encoder and Decoder, with leading Sensio(R) 3-D technology onboard. The SuperFlex Pro Cinema 3D Live Encoder and Decoder supports both 2D and 3D live and pre-recorded events, which provides movie houses and other venues with new revenue opportunities via alternative content programming.
"The digital cinema market continues to represent a significant growth opportunity for IDC with our broadband satellite IP multicasting technology and experience. I am pleased to be associated with these leading European events," said Ron Clifton.