Convergent adds Escient Fireball support

Pre-integrated Ecosystem now includes Escient IP-based support on the Flash-based Companion smartscreens and controllers. Included in this support is the flow-thru control and status of iPod songs and data.


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Convergent adds Escient Fireball Support
Plus Metadata Enhancements to AudioMate Jukebox

April 16, 2007, Golden, CO., USA - Convergent Living today announces the addition of the Escient Fireball media server driver "add -on" into the Companion Ecosystem. The new 2.230 firmware release offers a host of other new features like HAI Lumina panel support, Russound XM Tuner support (with metadata) as well as pre -integrated Escient IP -based support on the award -winning Flash -based Companion smartscreens and controllers. Included in this support is the flow -thru control and status of iPod songs and data. Thus customers can enjoy managing and controlling all home zones from centralized music storage via Companion and Escient. "Companion control appliances include industry "best of breed" subsystems and Escient's Fireball is consistent with an ongoing IP strategy offering ease of pre -wire, setup and compelling synergies", states President, Richard Reisbick.
Convergent Living develops integrated smarthome / smart living solutions for the modern home. The patented solutions offer professionals the flexibility of semi -to -full custom interface / control with Flash -animated interface designs for IP, serial and legacy systems on networked control appliances. One seamless solution that will help sell homes, differentiate entire communities, enhance homeowners' lives and offer enduring benefits for years to come.

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