INFOCOMM/ORLANDO, USA – (15th June, 2011) – Christie, a global visual technology company, today unveiled the newest members of its Christie MicroTiles™ solutions family, the Christie i-Kit touch interactivity kit, powered by Baanto™ ShadowSense™, and the Christie JumpStart software and media server, both on technology preview at the Christie InfoComm booth #2127 through to June 17.
Christie i-Kit Allows End-Users to Pinch, Flick, Rotate and Scroll through Touch Interactivity
The Christie i-Kit, a breakthrough multi-touch interactivity kit suitable for large format displays, attaches to the perimeter of any large arrayed display up to 16 x 6, including Christie MicroTiles, allowing multiple users to interact simultaneously with a rectangular video wall with sufficient resolution and speed to support finger-based gestures.
Other features of the Christie i-Kit touch interactivity:
Touch interactivity is rapidly growing and evolving, and the Christie i-Kit delivers an affordable high-performance solution for dealers and system integrators. The Christie i-Kit has a one-year parts and labour limited warranty with demonstration units available in October.
Christie JumpStart Software and Media Server Powers up Multiple Video Files and Applications
Easy to install and operate, the innovative Christie JumpStart is an affordable and high performance front-end content solution ideally suited for delivering informative and attractive content to 5-10 megapixel tiled digital displays such as Christie MicroTiles. Targeted to designers, system integrators and rental/stagers in architecture, out-of-home advertising and event production, Christie JumpStart is the perfect choice for tiled display walls requiring up to four video inputs and outputs.
Benefits of the Christie JumpStart software and media server solution:
Christie JumpStart has a three-year parts and labour limited warranty. Demonstration units will ship in September.
Launched in 2010, award-winning Christie MicroTiles continue their rapid expansion into architectural, event production and digital signage markets and include these features and functions:
1High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection, a copy protection plan to eliminate the possibility of intercepting digital data midstream between the source and the display.
2Simple Network Management Protocol; the standard TCP/IP protocol for network management.