Imerge Set to Enhance Its Newly Launched MS1 MediaServer with Embedded HDGIANTS MediaStore™


Imerge Set to Enhance Its Newly Launched MS1 MediaServer with Embedded HDGIANTS MediaStore™

Incline Village, Nevada - February 12, 2009 - Imerge, the UK based pioneers of hard disc media servers, and HDGIANTS, the leading distributor of high definition entertainment directly into home theaters, today announced plans to integrate the HDGiants' HD MediaStore™ into Imerge's new MS1 MediaServer video server. The end result will be a complete home media solution for customers seeking a premium entertainment experience.

Imerge is well known for its exceptional multimedia devices and its new MS1 Media Server is no exception. Key features of this system include 1080p video playback via HDMI, non -PC Audiophile -grade audio board with Wolfson Delta -Sigma 24 bit DACs, an improved XiVA link, comprehensive connectivity and supreme configuration. Additionally, the use of external XiVASafe storage solutions provides a near silent operating system.

And now, with an impressive flash -based GUI (graphical user interface) and the addition of the integrated HD MediaStore™, Imerge customers will have a convenient and easy way to purchase and download movies and music in the highest quality available directly into their MS1 MediaServer.

"We are delighted to be partnering with HDGIANTS and to be able to offer our end -users a superior entertainment experience," says Cameron Wade, CEO of Imerge. "The HD MediaStore™ provides added value to our media server products, as well as keeping our installers on the cutting edge of digital media delivery."

The HD MediaStore™ is a one -of -a -kind technology from HDGIANTS designed to deliver high quality content directly to consumers through its hardware partners' media server devices. It provides media server customers instant access to hundreds of top -rated movie titles, as well thousands of popular songs from major music labels. Purchasing, downloading and managing HD entertainment has never been easier.

"We are very excited to be integrating our HD MediaStore™ into Imerge's MS1 MediaServer," says Scott Bahneman, CEO of HDGIANTS. "In addition to providing their customers with a state -of -the -art solution to managing all of their media, Imerge can also offer them access to all of their favorite movies and music through our convenient entertainment store."

About Imerge
Founded in 1997, Imerge, headquartered in Cambridge, UK, is a recognized pioneer and leader in Internet -connected multi -room A/V media appliances. Products include the XiVA™ Media Appliance Software & Reference Products, licensed to many worldwide leading multi -room A/V consumer electronics companies, the revolutionary SoundServer range of multi -room hard disk audio servers and the groundbreaking MS5000 MediaServer, and now the ultimate entertainment experience, the MS1 MediaServer XiVASafe storage solutions; all based upon this technology.

HDGiants delivers high definition entertainment directly into home theater environments through its proprietary content delivery platform. Our HD MediaStore™ is integrated into top media servers for convenient delivery of the highest quality movies, music and other digital content. HDGiants is the perfect companion for home audio and video systems and anywhere else that high quality entertainment matters. For information on HDGiants, visit

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