InfoComm 2014 - FSR Joins HDBaseT Alliance

"It is a pleasure to welcome FSR to the Alliance, as they bring their expertise and experience to the Alliance"

Woodland Park, NJ (June 18, 2014) -- FSR today announced it has joined the HDBaseT Alliance (http://www.HDBaseT.org/) as an Adopter Member. The HDBaseT Alliance is a cross-industry alliance founded by LG Electronics, Samsung Electronics, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Valens to promote and standardize HDBaseT™ technology for real world distribution of uncompressed Ultra-HD multimedia content. FSR president Jan Sandri made the announcement from the floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center on Day 1 of InfoComm, the largest annual conference and exhibition for AV buyers and sellers worldwide held in Las Vegas from June 18 - 20.


"We are thrilled to be part of an organization established by respected industry giants, and comprised of consummate professionals across many diverse disciplines, " said Sandri. "FSR's theme this year is "Connect with confidence" and that certainly reflects HDBaseT's objectives. We look forward to a mutually beneficial relationship, and participating in HDBaseT developments as it shapes specifications to meet the needs of an evolving marketplace."

"It is a pleasure to welcome FSR to the Alliance, as they bring their expertise and experience to the Alliance. We are looking forward to working together with FSR as they develop new, innovative products that support and promote HDBaseT technology to their customers," said Ariel Sobelman, President of the HDBaseT Alliance.

About FSR

FSR, established in 1981, manufactures a wide variety of signal management and infrastructure solutions for the audio / video, datacom, education, hospitality, government, and religious markets, including floor, wall, table, and ceiling connectivity boxes, as well as a full line of interfaces, distribution amplifiers, matrix switchers, seamless switchers and HDBaseT & CAT-X signal delivery solutions.

The company is an Energy Star Partner and complies with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to demonstrate its deep commitment to preserving the planet. FSR offers live 24/7 technical and sales support throughout the country from expertly trained technicians and sales representatives. For more information: www.fsrinc.com.

About the HDBaseT Alliance

The HDBaseT™ Alliance advances and promotes the adoption of HDBaseT technology as the global standard for high definition, digital connectivity. Since its founding in 2010 by LG Electronics, Samsung Electronics, Sony Pictures Entertainment, and Valens, the Alliance has brought together the leading names in the consumer electronics and professional AV market. The cornerstone of HDBaseT technology is the New 5Play™, a feature set that converges uncompressed Ultra-HD digital video, audio, 100BaseT Ethernet, power over cable, various control signals, and USB through a single LAN cable. For additional information on HDBaseT Alliance and membership benefits, visit www.HDBaseT.org.

Featured Product

ELK Products -C1M1 Dual-Path Alarm Communicators with Remote Services

ELK Products -C1M1 Dual-Path Alarm Communicators with Remote Services

C1M1 offers a truly significant reduction in transmission time in comparison to other communicators that rely on dial capture or data bus decoding. This can result in quicker response time to emergency situations which could save lives and assets. By providing both IP and cellular pathways, C1M1 provides the reliability installers are looking for in an alarm communicator. C1M1 eliminates port forwarding and extra fees for remote access. Installers can remotely upload/download programming changes to M1 controls over IP or cellular using ElkRP2. Consumers can control the M1 remotely via the free ElkLink mobile app and web portal, as well as eKeypad and M1 Touch Pro apps. Other IP-based software and interface partners can connect to the M1 control over the local network through C1M1. C1M1 also provides email/text notifications for arm, disarm, and alarm events. ELK-C1M14GSM supports GSM (AT&T/T-Mobile) networks and ELK-C1M1CDMA supports CDMA (Verizon) networks.