Screen Research Joins D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point Program

Screen Research, leading expert in acoustically transparent video-projection screens, today announced their partnership with D-Tools, the recognized leader in system integration software.

NANTES, France and CONCORD, CA - (November 30th, 2005) - Screen Research, leading expert in acoustically transparent video -projection screens, recently announced their partnership with D -Tools, the recognized leader in system integration software that simplifies the business processes of design, documentation, estimating, and project management. As a member of the Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) Program, Screen Research's complete range of unique and high -quality projection screens for Home Theater applications is available in the D -Tools database.


Screen Research has set new standards in the Home Theater industry. The unique fabric, ClearPix2TM, certified by THX and ISF, is recognized and awarded around the world as the best acoustically transparent projection screen allowing a perfect fusion of sound and image. Screen Research is committed to provide a large and complex range of products (more than 10.000 different models) dedicated to standard and custom solutions. The partnership with D -Tools will simplify the design, engineering and proposal process for installation professionals and system integrators.

D -Tools software, System Integrator 4.5 (SI 4.5), enables systems integrators and custom installation professionals to create detailed projects managed with automated proposals, scheduling, pick lists, purchase orders and additional documents that streamline the integrated installation of audio and video products. By using a single, shared project file, system integrators and installers can pull information from a comprehensive database of tens of thousands of products, giving them the distinct advantage of designing systems using the most current product information, while saving hours of product research time.

"To join the D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point Program is for us a great added value to our distribution channels," said Yves Trélohan, CEO and Founder of Screen Research. "Together with our new web -based product configurator, it will provide our network very professional applications to better service their customers. This is another step to make Screen Research one of the most "easy to work with" screen manufacturers".

'Screen Research is a welcome addition to our MVP program,' said Adam Stone, President of D -Tools. 'Our MVP program was designed to help bring manufacturers and system integrators together and to ensure that our users have the most up -to -date product information available in order to better serve their clients. We're proud to make Screen Research's award -winning line of video -projection products available to our customers through the use of our software."

About D -Tools
D -Tools is a worldwide leader in easy -to -use, highly accurate system design software. The company, founded in 1998, and based in Concord, California, offers a wide range of products and services created to simplify the complicated design, engineering, documentation, and estimating processes that accompany residential and commercial installation projects of any size. D -Tools is the recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association's Mark of Excellence Award (2004,2005), National Systems Contractors Association and Sound and Video Contractor's Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award (2004, 2005) and CE Pro's High Impact Award for Design Software. For further information, contact D -Tools at (925) 270 -4102, e -mail at info@d -tools.com or visit D -Tools online at d -tools.com

About Screen Research
Screen Research is comprised of scientists and business professionals with years of experience in Audio Visual Design and Technology with the goal of bringing innovative and solution -oriented products to the Home Theater Market. Screen Research is specialized in acoustically transparent video -projection screens of the highest quality especially designed to match today's modern fixed pixel projectors (LCD, DLP, L -COS etc). The company offers a full range of fixed and motorized screens up to the most sophisticated solutions - fixed screens with masking systems and "Le Wing", the only retractable screen with speaker system on the market. The products have rapidly been recognized and awarded for bringing significant improvements to existing technology. Headquartered in Nantes, France, Screen Research distributes its products worldwide via a privileged network of distributors, dealers and integrators.

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