HDBaseT Alliance to Showcase All-in-One Connectivity for Projection and Digital Signage Markets at InfoComm 2012

HDBaseT demonstrations will span commercial and home networking installations, featuring HDBaseT-integrated projectors and digital signage displays

BEAVERTON, Ore., May 22, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- HDBaseT Alliance, the cross-industry alliance formed to standardize HDBaseT(R) technology for uncompressed high definition (HD) multimedia content distribution, today announced that it will demonstrate live commercial and home networking installation use cases at InfoComm 2012, June 13-15 in Las Vegas, Nev. The demonstrations will feature projectors, a 40" digital signage display, a surveillance camera, an HDBaseT switch and a single-wire TV, all integrated with HDBaseT technology.


Booth visitors will experience for the first time a complete, end-to-end HDBaseT commercial installation scenario, comprised of a large digital signage display and an HDBaseT-integrated projector connected to an HDBaseT-enabled switch. A home theater demonstration will also showcase the technology's application to the consumer projector market.

The Alliance's large-scale commercial and home installation demos will include:

-- HDBaseT for Digital Signage: HDBaseT-integrated 40" digital signage display connected to an HDBaseT-enabled switch

-- HDBaseT Commercial Projector: HDBaseT-integrated projector receiving content through the HDBaseT switch

-- HDBaseT Whole-Home Network: Four displays and four source devices, including an HDBaseT-enabled surveillance camera, connected via the HDBaseT switch

-- HDBaseT Home Theater: HDBaseT-integrated projector and HDBaseT single-wire TV receiving content from two source devices

The demonstrations will feature the full 5Play(TM) feature set--sending full, uncompressed HD video, audio, Ethernet, power (100W) and controls over a single 100m LAN cable.

The Alliance booth will also host products supporting HDBaseT technology from various member companies including Atlona, Crestron Electronics, Cypress Technology, Gefen, LLC, Kramer Electronics USA, Nexus Technologies and Silver Telecom, LTD. The following member companies will also demonstrate HDBaseT products on the show floor:

-- AMX, booth #C4808

-- Atlona, booth #N1253

-- Crestron Electronics, booth #C7508

-- Gefen, LLC, booth #N1021

-- Key Digital, booth #C5438

-- Kramer Electronics USA, booth #N1240, N1509

-- Emcore, booth #N2141

Interconnectivity/Transmission--June 11, 4:10 p.m.: Micha Risling, HDBaseT Alliance marketing chair, will also participate in an industry panel discussion as part of the co-located Projection Summit. Risling will explore professional AV connectivity trends with a focus on the projection market, installer challenges and emerging technologies.

To meet with HDBaseT Alliance at InfoComm 2012, contact press@HDBaseT.org or call 503-619-0656.

About HDBaseT Alliance

HDBaseT Alliance is comprised of leading cross-industry companies formed to promote and standardize HDBaseT(TM) technology for whole-home and commercial distribution of uncompressed HD multimedia content. The cornerstone of HDBaseT technology is 5Play(TM), a feature set that converges uncompressed full HD digital video, audio, 100BaseT Ethernet, power over cable and various control signals through a single LAN cable.

Members supporting HDBaseT technology play a pivotal role in defining the future of multimedia transmission and data communication in the consumer electronics and content provider industries. For additional information on HDBaseT Alliance and membership benefits, visit www.HDBaseT.org .

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