Aurora Multimedia and RTcom USA have formally joined forces in bringing their cutting edge technologies to the pro AV marketplace.
Morganville, NJ June 15, 2007 - Aurora Multimedia, Morganville, NJ and RTcom USA, Sparta, NJ announced today that the two companies have formally joined forces in bringing their cutting edge technologies to the pro AV marketplace. The agreement, completed in June shortly before InfoComm 2007, will catapult the group to a leadership role in the digital audio video industry.
Both companies consistently develop cutting edge technologies that appear futuristic to observers but are highly functional and robust. Aurora Multimedia has developed and refined WACI, the first IP based control system as well as the DIDO Pro and DIDO Jr video processors, while RTcom has developed and introduced a full line of DVI and HDMI signal routing devices (all HDCP compatible and most supporting 1080P). Both companies have positioned themselves as providing products of the highest quality to the market. "The product lines are a natural fit," said Paul Harris, CEO of Aurora Multimedia, "Both companies continue to develop newer and better technologies than can be found anywhere today."
From his first introduction to Aurora Multimedia, Joon Ryu, President of RTcom, was certain that the two companies would share a common future. "For a long time RTcom was seeking a solution for multi -screen applications, video walls and such," said Ryu, "and all the time Aurora's DIDO Jr. has needed a video distribution amplifier. This codependency opened the door to more discussions, and here we are today."
Where they are is not as important as where they will be going. Both companies have top notch research and development organizations, both are nimble and proactive, and both are at the leading edge of the industry. Together they will create new solutions for an audio visual market that is being "dragged, kicking and screaming" into the digital age. "Daddy, what are an -a -logs?"
The sales operations for all products will be managed by Aurora Multimedia, and dealerships currently purchasing product from either company will now have access to products in both. Customer service, sales and support will be provided via Aurora Multimedia. Questions or comments can be directed to Andy Fliss, VP Sales and Marketing for Aurora at 732 -591 -5800.
About Aurora Multimedia Inc.
Aurora Multimedia specializes in the use of cutting -edge technologies to create powerful yet cost effective solutions. Since the introduction of its IP -based control systems and touch panels, Aurora Multimedia has become a dominant force in the control system market. In addition, the Aurora DIDO Video Processors are the most cost effective way to accomplish image rotation and video walls. For more information, visit www.auroramultimedia.com.
About RTcom USA Inc
RTcom USA Inc. headquartered in Sparta, NJ, is a leading manufacturer of professional digital A/V and PC connectivity products including fiber optic DVI/HDMI extension systems, HDTV Switches, distribution amplifiers, signal converters, various digital cables and adapters.
RTcom USA Inc. was founded in 2001 and since then, we have strived to adapt and meet the needs of digital connectivity market. With the introduction of DVI Link product line in 2002, we have successfully entered the DVI/HDMI market bringing new possibilities of extending, switching and distributing digital video signals. As a pioneer in digital connectivity product development, RTcom USA is working closely with many standards organizations including DDWG, HDMI, HDCP and IEEE to develop and tailor our products for the needs of system integrators, home theater installers and AV equipment manufacturers.