LOCUST VALLEY, NY –
MultiDyne Video & Fiber Optic Systems
, a premier provider of fiber optic-based video and audio transport and routing solutions for broadcast and pro A/V applications, is the recipient of Government Video magazine’s
2009 SALUTE Award
. The award was presented to MultiDyne at this year’s Government Video Expo held December 1 – 3 in Washington, D.C.
“It is wonderful to be recognized by the staff of Government Video for our cutting-edge SilverBULLET solution,”? says Frank Jachetta, senior vice president of sales and operations for MultiDyne. “We are proud to have been one of the first in the industry to introduce a mini 3G HD/SDI fiber optic link of this size and at such a cost-effective price point. For these reasons, the SilverBULLET has been popular with our customers who need a better power connection for their remote productions.”?
Now in its 12th year, the SALUTE Award is designed to celebrate and showcase the outstanding technological innovations in video products available to professionals working in or with government agencies. A panel of judges consisting of Government Video staff and contributors reviewed a variety of products, examined the technical applications and their overall contribution to the industry, and then selected MultiDyne’s SilverBULLET as one of 13 elite award winners.
“Every year, GV Expo showcases hundreds of new products and services for audio and video users in the public sector,”? says Sanjay Talwani, Government Video editor. “Walking the show floor in search of the most innovative technologies is always a highlight of the Expo for us, and we’re proud to recognize products and services that can help government video users and producers perform their missions more effectively and better serve the public in more and more ways.”?
The SilverBULLET is a two-part, transmitter/receiver solution, designed for the transmission of SDI and HD-SDI TV signals over a single-mode fiber optic cable. This breakthrough solution maintains the signal quality that is crucial for working with HDTV, with signal rates of 5 Mbps to 3 Gbps and SMPTE compatible transmission across SMPTE 424M 2.97 Gbps, SMPTE 292M 1.485 Gbps and SMPTE 259M 270 Mbps standards, regardless of format. Applications for the SilverBULLET span a wide variety of pro A/V and broadcast uses, including video production and editing, ENG with additional uses for sports teleproduction, field production, remote camera links, cross-campus production, pre-fibered venues and courtesy feeds.
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About Government Video:
Government Video (
) is the industry’s leading magazine for video users and producers in the public sector and is celebrating its 13th year covering the industry. The magazine is published by NewBay Media LLC, the world’s largest publisher of audio and video publications.
For more than 30 years, MultiDyne has been a leading provider of innovative and outstanding video and fiber optic-based transport and routing systems for the broadcast, cable, satellite, production, digital cinema, pro A/V, corporate, retail, surveillance, teleconferencing, judicial arraignment, transportation, government, military, and healthcare markets. MultiDyne’s fiber optic transport and routing systems for video, SDI, 3G HD, DVB/ASI, VGA, DVI, HDMI, audio, AES, Ethernet, data, CATV, as well as the company’s other broadcast accessories are used worldwide by such industry leaders as ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, RAI, BBC and the Department of Transportation. MultiDyne provides a seven-year warranty on its core product line. For more information, call MultiDyne at 1-877-MULTIDYNE or 1-516-671-7278, visit the company’s Web site at
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