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said Friday it has reached an agreement with HD signal-distribution systems developer ZeeVee to carry its lines of ZvPro and ZvBox products.
The devices are now available directly from Almo for HD video and other commercial digital signage applications, Almo said.
will exhibit and provide a training session during Almo's E4 A/V partner training and networking event on Dec. 15 in New York City.
"The ZeeVee team has found a way to enable affordable distribution of HD video and digital signage, and we are now able to pass along these benefits to our partners," said Sam Taylor, Almo Professional A/V executive VP and COO . "The great pricing and simplicity of the products are enormous advantages, regardless of whether resellers and integrators are well-established in digital signage and HD video distribution or just getting started."
ZeeVee provides affordable solutions for HD video distribution within hotels, airports, restaurants, bars, schools, hospitals and everywhere else digital signage or high-end video is shown.
Products incorporate the same HDTV broadcasting technology used by television and cable companies and adapt it for on-premise use.
Almo now carries the ZvPro line of professional HD video-distribution products, including the new ZVPro 280 -- an HD MPEG-2 encoder and a QAM modulator combined in one package. It's said to distribute razor-sharp digital signage and HD video without the need for players at each display,
Also carried is the ZvBox, which turns HD and VGA output signals into an HDTV cable channel and broadcasts it over coax cabling to all connected HDTVs.
ZvBox connects to off-the-shelf HDTVs without additional decoder boxes at each TV, handles up to 135 simultaneous channels, and is easy to deploy and expand by using simple hand tools, the company said.