TANDBERG Director Honored with Multiple Industry Awards.
Business Editors/High-Tech Writers
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TANDBERG Director Named Videoconferencing Product of the Year by
Presentations Magazine, Communications Convergence and
Videoconferencing Insight --
TANDBERG, a global provider of collaborative communication solutions, today announced the TANDBERG Director was chosen for awards by three industry publications - Presentations magazine, Communications Convergence and Videoconferencing Insight. Introduced in November 2002, the TANDBERG Director is revolutionizing the way organizations conduct interactive and feature-rich meetings via videoconferencing. This industry recognition validates TANDBERG's success and commitment to its customers in the education, government and corporate markets.
The TANDBERG Director was named for the following awards:
-- Presentations magazine - Best Videoconferencing System of 2002 -- Communications Convergence - 2003 Product of the Year - Best IP Conferencing Application -- Videoconferencing Insight - Best Product of the Year 2002 - Education
"TANDBERG's Director was chosen due to its ability to offer a full package to the videoconferencing consumer," said Julie Hill, managing editor of Presentations magazine. "With a 67-inch rear projection screen, presentation software via onscreen on·screen or on-screen
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2. Within public view; in public. controls, videoconferencing codec (1) (enCOder/DECoder) A hardware circuit that performs analog-to-digital conversion (ADC) and digital-to-analog (DAC) conversion. When analog signals are entered into a computer, cellphone or other device via a microphone or video source such as VHS tape or analog TV, and other features, it's an impressive product that fits nicely into a boardroom or training facility."
"We developed this product in response to our customers and partners who required a highly functional, integrated solution that combines rich-media applications and videoconferencing," said Andrew Miller Andrew Miller is the name of:
About the TANDBERG Director
The TANDBERG Director is an integrated solution that combines multimedia applications and videoconferencing in one unit. It is delivered in a self-contained rear-projection cabinet that includes a high quality XGA (EXtended Graphics Array) A screen resolution of 1,024x768 pixels. The term stems from IBM's XGA display standard introduced in 1990, which extended VGA to 132-column text and interlaced 1,024x768x256 resolution. XGA-2 later added non-interlaced 1,024x768x64K. LCD projector See LCD TV, data projector and LCD panel. and a 67-inch touch-sensitive surface. All system electronics are integrated into the base section including a TANDBERG 6000 codec, image scaling See image scaler. and control processor as well as a high quality audio system with twin speakers. This system incorporates TANDBERG's rich videoconferencing features, including MultiSite(TF), DuoVideo(TF) and Native Resolution. Additionally, like all other TANDBERG systems, calls on the TANDBERG Director are secured with Advanced Encryption Standard (cryptography, algorithm) Advanced Encryption Standard - (AES) The NIST's replacement for the Data Encryption Standard (DES). The Rijndael /rayn-dahl/ symmetric block cipher, designed by Joan Daemen and Vincent Rijmen, was chosen by a NIST contest to be AES. (AES) security, independent of the network connection.
For more information on the TANDBERG Director, visit www.tandberg.net.
TANDBERG is a leading global provider of collaborative communication solutions. The company designs, develops and manufactures videoconferencing systems and video management software. TANDBERG's Architecture for the Collaborative-Communications Enterprise (ACE) - the industry's first solution architecture that embraces open standards, promotes multi-vendor interoperability, and leverages existing network infrastructure - allows customers to develop strategic, comprehensive and fully integrated Web, voice and video collaborative solutions. The Company provides sales, support and value-added services in more than 90 countries worldwide. With dual headquarters in New York and Norway, the Company has major offices in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Italy, Canada, China and Japan. TANDBERG is publicly traded on the Oslo Stock Exchange Oslo Stock Exchange
An exchange founded in 1819 and trading stocks, bonds, and stock options that is considered the options market of Norway. under the ticker TAA TAA - Track Average Amplitude .
TF - TANDBERG First - indicates TANDBERG was first to introduce feature to videoconferencing market.