International Datacasting Corporation at IBC 2010: unveiling the latest in Video, Radio, Digital Cinema, 3D, and IPTV systems

Posted on September 1, 2010

Ottawa, ON – September 1, 2010 –  International Datacasting Corporation, (TSX: IDC), a global leader in providing IP-based datacasting solutions for the distribution of broadband multimedia announced its lineup of products to be displayed at IBC 2010 today.  Running between September 9th – 14th in Amsterdam, IBC is the premier annual conference and exhibition for professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of entertainment and media content worldwide.  IDC will present its latest product line-up featuring state of the art products in broadcast video, radio, digital cinema, 3D and IPTV Systems.  IDC will be located at stand C29 in Hall 1.

Some of the highlights include:

Video Contribution Systems:

As the original leader in news and sports contribution over satellite, the IDC Tiernan encoding and decoding products provide for customized contribution suitable for anything from the highest quality sports to fast breaking news. With legendary ruggedness and reliability and a 15 year history, IDC Tiernan’s products continue to lead the way in mobile video contribution. Join us on September 9th as we announce our latest generation of video contribution products live at IBC.

Digital Cinema:

IDC solutions are the de facto standard for digital cinema delivery of live events and DCP-based content around the world.  IDC’s operational experience and knowledge in digital cinema delivery are second-to-none and our comprehensive solutions are offered to enable the live broadcasting of 2D and 3D events as well as robust content management systems for multicast delivery of DCPs to cinemas.

IPTV: 

IDC will be showcasing our SFX ProIPTV family at IBC 2010.  The ProIPTV features an efficient blade architecture that offers cost-effective multi-transponder reception of TV content with sophisticated IP forwarding.  Ushering in a new era for IPTV, IDC brings its many years of IPTV experience and several major systems under its belt to offer end-to-end solutions for the IPTV market.

Next Generation in 3D:

IDC is the world-wide leader in 3D-Live deployments to cinemas across the globe and we will be showcasing our 3D solutions which range from 3D Live event broadcasting for digital cinemas to 3D-ready set-top boxes for consumer 3D-enabled TV deployments. 

DTV systems:

IDC digital television products (“DTV”) under the Tiernan and Logic Innovations brands are being deployed for terrestrial broadcast in ATSC, ISDB-T and DVB-T applications worldwide. Our approach to DTV provides for a targeted extremely cost effective approach to terrestrial broadcasting.   IDC will be showcasing our new line of DTV equipment for the ATSC,DVB-T and ISDB-T applications at IDC 2010.

Radio Broadcast Systems:

IDC continues to lead the industry in solutions for radio broadcast networks.  IDC will be featuring our new STR product line at IBC 2010. Featuring low symbol rate DVB-S/S2 front-end and G-bit IP it is tailored for the mid-size and low cost radio distribution market. IDC will also showcase our trusted SFX Pro-Audio family with high-end store and forward capabilities along with our FM product line featuring a new redundancy switch for FM radio networks.

About International Datacasting Corporation:


International Datacasting Corporation (TSX: IDC) is a global leader in providing  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 the UK, Australia, Singapore and China and an international network of value-added partners and distributors.

Contact:

International Datacasting Corporation
Debbie Cass
Tel. 613-596-4120 x 2220
E-mail: dcass@datacast.com

This press release contains forward-looking statements that may involve risks and uncertainties.   Actual results may differ materially.   Factors that might cause a difference include, but are not limited to, competitive developments, risks associated with IDC’s growth, the development of the satellite datacasting market, regulatory risks, intellectual property infringement and other factors.   IDC assumes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof.   More detailed information about potential factors that could affect IDC’s financial and business results is included in the public documents IDC files from time to time with Canadian securities regulatory authorities.