Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Luton Airport Chooses @LEDAbsen For New Terminal

Friday, March 29th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

In the aviation world, all eyes are on London Luton Airport following the December 2018 opening of its upgraded terminal, which has benefited from a GBP 160 million re-development investment, the biggest in the airport’s 80-year history. With annual capacity expanded by 50%, London Luton Airport expects to welcome 18 million passengers a year by […]

New @STRATACACHE N-Series Media Player

Friday, March 29th, 2019

Andrew Neale

STRATACACHE this week announced the expansion of its line of N-Series media players with a new, high-performance, computationally advanced media player that leverages the world-class GPU processing capability found in the new NVIDIA Jetson Nano, described as a small but powerful AI computer. Chris Riegel, CEO of STRATACACHE told us “Our long collaboration with NVIDIA […]

Antonio Zulianello Leaves @NEC_Display_EU

Friday, March 29th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

A big unexpected change at NEC Display Solutions Europe this week as news filters through that Antonio Zulianello has left suddenly. He was Vice President Regional Sales EMEA – NEC. Rumour is that long time NEC employee, Simon Jackson will step into his hand made Italian shoes. Simon is currently Vice President, Strategic & Vertical […]

ONELAN and SYNNEX in Strategic North American Distribution Agreement

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Andrew Neale

ONELAN, a global leader in digital visual communications, has announced a strategic North American distribution agreement with SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a leading business process services company, and a valuable new addition to the ONELAN global distributor network. Hugh Coghill-Smith, Chief Commercial Officer, ONELAN told us “This agreement supports a dynamic shift within the digital […]

Formetco F360 CMS Open Architecture Design Aims To Connect Independent Operators

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Andrew Neale

Formetco has announced its new enterprise grade F360 CMS software’s open architecture design will connect independent operators, turning many small operations across the country, into a larger group with a stronger voice. F360 allows independent operators access to an array of services that cannot be easily obtained without the support of being part of a […]

Vista Cinema and Veezi Approve Olea for Self-Service Kiosks

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Vista Entertainment Solutions Ltd, a leading provider of cinema management software for global cinema exhibition, and Veezi, Vista’s SaaS cinema management solution for Independent Cinemas, have approved Olea Kiosks to support Vista with self-service kiosk hardware. Since May 2018 Vista has been deploying Olea kiosks bundled with Vista’s industry-best kiosk software solution as a prelude […]

Frontrunner Technologies Joins MaRS

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Tristan Cotterill

Frontrunner Technologies has been accepted to join the MaRS Discovery District, based in Toronto. One of the world’s largest urban innovation hubs, MaRS helps entrepreneurs launch and grow innovative companies that are building the future of Canada and beyond. It helps them through providing expert advice, market intelligence, and access to capital as well as […]

Mark Coxon Joins Tangram

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Andrew Neale

Tangram, an innovative creator of custom commercial interior environments and workspaces, has announced the appointment of former Barco exec Mark Coxon as Sales Director for the firm’s Tangram Technology division. The newly created position will support the ongoing growth of the division that integrates solutions for audio, video, control and media distribution. As Sales Director, we […]

Bob Strawbridge Joins ‪@ExterionMediaUK ‬

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Bob Strawbridge has joined Exterion Media as Head of Rail. We are told that he will work closely with Exterion’s rail franchise partners and will be responsible for productising Exterion’s rail offering, by combining unique first party data, packaging and pricing to bring client-focused solutions to market. Working alongside Colin McAlinden (Head of Bus) and […]

@IPtechAR Becomes Microsoft Partner

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Tristan Cotterill

Imagination Park Technologies Inc. (CSE: IP) (OTC: IPNFF) who aim to bring unprecedented augmented reality experiences to consumers and sports fans globally, announced this week that it is now a Microsoft Partner. Alen Paul Silverrstieen, President & CEO, Imagination Park Technologies Inc. told us “Imagination Park will utilize Microsoft Azure to power XenoHolographicTM, our cloud-based […]