International Datacasting Corporation Announces Major Digital Cinema and 3D Live Contract

Posted on December 8, 2010

International Datacasting Corporation (TSX:IDC), a global leader in advanced solutions for the distribution of broadband multimedia content, announced that it has entered into a material contract with a large, pan-European content distribution company valued at €0.875 million. The customer cannot be named for confidentiality reasons. 

IDC’s leading Superflex Pro Video product line will be used for the expansion of the customer’s network to include the delivery of 3D live content as well as digital cinema content distribution.

The Superflex Pro Video receiver features two ultra high speed dual-tuners that provide built-in redundancy as well as multiple layers of encryption/CAS for extra security and “on-the-fly” forward error correction using IDC’s flagship Datacast XD software and DVB-S2 8PSK or 16APSK delivery. This contract is for the latest version of the Superflex Pro Video which includes 3D encoding technology from Sensio™ that allows for the simultaneous streaming of both live and recorded content.  

 “We are excited to announce this follow on order expanding this important customer’s network for the latest version of the Superflex Pro Video line of products. IDC offers the most flexible and reliable multimedia content distribution solutions in the industry.  This contract for the sale of the most advanced version of the Pro Video, with the inclusion of 3D Live streaming, further confirms our leadership position in 3D Live and digital cinema distribution throughout Europe” said Frederick Godard, IDC President and CEO.

About International Datacasting Corporation (IDC):

International Datacasting Corporation (TSX: IDC) is a global leader in IP-based datacasting solutions for the distribution of broadband multimedia content. IDC has a broad portfolio of advanced technology products marketed under the names SuperFlex, Datacast XD, Tiernan, Logic Innovations and PROFline for implementing a wide range of broadband content contribution and distribution networks. IDC's products are in demand for radio and television broadcast networks, distance learning, digital satellite news gathering and sport contribution, digital signage, digital cinema, IPTV distribution and other applications. IDC is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, with regional offices in Arnhem, the Netherlands and in San Diego, California. International in scope, IDC has installations in over 100 countries and service offices in Australia, Singapore and China and an international network of value-added partners and distributors.