Clear Channel Satellite Adds Virginia News Network to the X-Digital System.ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Clear Channel Satellite, a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc., announced today the addition of Virginia News Network to the X-Digital system. The X-Digital XDS-PRO4 satellite receiver allows live broadcasts, store & forward, copy split-spot insertion insertion n. the addition of language at a place within an existing typed or written document, which is always suspect unless initialled by all parties. , live audio record/playback (Time Shifting See timeshifting.
(programming) time shifting - A technique used to work around problems due to the Year 2000 and the "millennium bug". Time shifting involves translating date fields in a database back by a fixed number of years to avoid year 2000 problems with the database ) and addressability. The XDS-PRO4 gives radio networks ability to provide local, regional or nationwide spot insertions for their advertisers.
Virginia News Network had been using the International Datacasting - SR260/QFR satellite receivers before making the transition to the X-Digital XDS-PRO4. "We now have the ability to monitor the health of our affiliate's receivers" said Mike Fleming Mike Fleming is a conservative radio talk show host in Memphis, Tennessee. He is a commentator of the traditional journalistic school of with an enhanced personality. Mr. Fleming has more than three decades of journalism experience, having worked for several prominent Tennessee and , Market Engineering Manager. "It's also going to give us the ability to localize lo·cal·ize
v. lo·cal·ized, lo·cal·iz·ing, lo·cal·iz·es
1. To make local: decentralize and localize political authority.
2. network spots using the store and forward features."
"We had been searching for a reasonably priced replacement for our aging satellite system that would allow us to utilize store and forward technology, X-Digital was the obvious solution." said Jim Poling, Regional Engineering Manager for Clear Channel Communications Not to be confused with clear channel radio stations, which are AM radio stations with certain technical parameters.
Clear Channel Communications (NYSE: CCU) is a media conglomerate company based in the United States. .
About X-Digital Systems, Inc.
X-Digital Systems, Inc. (XDS XDS Cross-enterprise Document Sharing
XDS Extended Data Service (television data transmission service)
XDS X/Open Directory Services
XDS Xerox Data Systems
XDS X-Ray Spectrometer Detector System
XDS Existing Data Study
XDS Xml Data Synthesis ) designs, manufactures satellite and terrestrial multimedia communication systems. Specializing in advanced systems for wireless and wired applications, X-Digital equipment features patent pending technology designed to deliver the reliability, flexibility, automation and quality needed for broadcasters worldwide to deliver next- generation, digital over public and private networks. X-Digital is a privately held, employee-owned company headquartered in San Diego San Diego (săn dēā`gō), city (1990 pop. 1,110,549), seat of San Diego co., S Calif., on San Diego Bay; inc. 1850. San Diego includes the unincorporated communities of La Jolla and Spring Valley. Coronado is across the bay. , CA with sales offices in Tokyo, Japan. For more information on the company or its products please visit
X-Digital Systems, Inc at www.xdigital.com
About Clear Channel Satellite
Clear Channel Satellite is a leader in satellite communications for radio networks, television stations, government agencies, large corporations, small to medium size companies and schools. Clear Channel Satellite provides turnkey See turnkey system. solutions with a well devised customer service department to support customers' needs. Its new, state-of-the-art facility is located near Denver, Colorado with geographical redundancy and is manned 24/7/365. The large data center facility is one of the few with redundant connectivity solutions by both fiber and satellite in the US. For more information, please visit www.clearchannelsatellite.com.
Clear Channel Satellite is a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc. a leading global Media and Entertainment Company. More information on the parent company can be found at www.clearchannel.com.