European Debut for Base© & Link© Blu -Ray enabled Media Servers

Coleraine N. Ireland, Jan 09 - DF Solutions Ltd, a major player in Multiroom Media Servers, are delighted to announce the "European Launch" of the 2nd generation of their cutting-edge Media Servers at IS Europe, Amsterdam, 3-5 February 2009.

DF Solutions new line -up, comprising the Blu -Ray capable Base© Media Server and the Link© Client, use a unique 3D -interface to instantly browse and review your entire media collection, including movies, CDs, radio stations, pictures and more. With artist editorials, cover -art, movie reviews, suggested viewing/listening, and the most -advanced 3D interface on the market, browsing your media collection has never been so much fun.

Available in multi -room audio configurations, the products can use HD -Ready TVs to their maximum, offering a jaw -dropping TV interface, with 1080P and Blu -ray compatibility. They are also controllable from a wide -range of IP addressable devices, including iPhones, AMX, Crestron, Philips remotes, as well as more traditional IR. Amongst the new product highlights are: -
• Blu -ray Playback (standard on Base©, optional on Link©).
• 3D, Cutting -Edge TV Interface.
• Integration with Last.FM for advanced music information.
• Integration of DVDs + Video Clips into 1 cover -art enabled Browsing Screen, with browsing by Title, Actor, Director, Genre, Year of Release, etc.
• Full audio queuing capabilities.
• Embedded XP architecture.
• Integration with all IP -addressable control systems.
• RSS Feeds - Weather forecasts, news articles and more.*
• uPnP audio serving.*
• YouTube / Flickr / MS Live Maps capabilities. *
* Some features may not be available at product launch.

DF Solutions Ltd is a leading manufacturer of digital Media Servers products for the consumer market. Distributed within the Custom Install market worldwide, their systems are leading -edge technology products, offering feature -rich capabilities and simplicity for use by all the family, and designed for integration into installations where home automation and centralised media storage are key concepts. For more information, please contact Jon Alway, Sales Director +44 (0) 1788 547 408.

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