DG FastChannel Selects Cerona's XpressVu for DVB-S2 Broadcast

Cerona Networks Corporation has been selected by DG FastChannel to provide its industry leading XpressVu DVB-S2 Satellite Receiver for high-speed IP transmissions in support of DG FastChannel's SpotBox network, the standard in digital media services to the advertising, broadcast and publishing industries. Cerona's XpressVu met all of DG FastChannel's objectives and as a dual tuner, it will allow DG FastChannel to receive simultaneous transmissions from two separate transponders each running up to 80 megabits per second.

About DG FastChannel
DG FastChannel provides innovative, technology-based solutions to help advertisers and agencies work faster, smarter and more competitively. DG FastChannel delivers the standard in digital media services to the advertising, broadcast and publishing industries. Through its Unicast and Springbox operating units, DG FastChannel is also a leading Internet marketing technology company offering online marketing and advertising solutions through a powerful combination of proprietary visualization technology, and a premium rich media advertising platform for the creation, delivery and reporting of premium rich media.

The Company utilizes satellite and Internet transmission technologies and has deployed a suite of digital media intelligence and asset management tools designed specifically for the advertising industry, including creative and production resources, and digital asset management. The Company has an online media distribution network used by more than 5,000 advertisers and agencies, and over 21,000 online radio, television, cable, network and print publishing destinations.

About Cerona Networks Corporation
Cerona Networks is a leading innovator and manufacturer of satellite equipment. Cerona delivers products and systems to a broad range of customers that bring greater efficiency, reliability and economy to multi-media distribution, VSAT communications and mission critical IP applications over satellite. The SkyDSR product line is the industry benchmark for the implementation of the DVB-S2 standard. The RangeRunner COTM two-way broadband VSAT system is a breakthrough in spread spectrum two-way satellite communications systems.

Source: NAB365