International Datacasting Corporation

International Datacasting Corporation

April 01, 2010 15:57 ET

International Datacasting Showcasing New Products at NAB

PROIPTV makes its NAB debut; Logic Innovations and Tiernan products featured

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 1, 2010) - International Datacasting Corporation, (TSX:IDC) a global leader in providing advanced solutions for the distribution of broadband multimedia content via satellite, will be debuting new products at the NAB Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas, April 12 to 15. IDC will be located in booth SU6321 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

A highlight will be the NAB debut of the SFX ProIPTV, IDC's next generation blade receiver for IPTV distribution. The newest member of IDC's award winning SuperFlex line of products, the ProIPTV has room for up to 14 dual carrier, hot swappable receiver blades per chassis, making it ideal for Telco's and multi-dwelling units where space is at a premium. Already in use in a number of locations around the world, the ProIPTV is built on IDC's legacy of success in the IPTV market.

NAB 2010 marks the first time that Tiernan and Logic Innovations will be part of the IDC booth. Tiernan's highly regarded products include a line of High Definition and Standard Definition video encoders – MPEG2 and H.264 MPEG4 – and video receivers for a broad range of television contribution and distribution applications. The Logic Innovations product lines of leading edge broadcasting solutions include transport stream multiplexing, IP multicasting and unicasting for the terrestrial, satellite and cable broadcast markets.

A feature of the IDC booth this year will be demonstrations of the Company's 3D live event capability. In conjunction with Sensio™ and The 3D Camera Company from Toronto, IDC will be presenting live 3D content on the NAB show floor.

IDC will be releasing the SuperFlex SFX IP Streamer, an all IP solution for in-theatre distribution of live 2D and 3D alternative content in digital cinemas at NAB. Combining an IDC SFX professional satellite receiver and a Doremi Digital Cinema Server, the IP Streamer enables live event projection for up to 4 digital screens in a multiplex, simultaneously.

"IDC has a long standing tradition of developing new products that continue to meet the needs of the broadcast market. All of our products are known for their interoperability, consistency and reliability in real-time, real-life broadcast environments," said Fred Godard, IDC President and CEO. "This year we are pleased to be able to showcase end-to-end solutions for our diverse customer base as well as announce new and innovative products," he added.

In addition to the new products and applications featured at NAB, IDC will also have PROFline products for FM transmission and monitoring as well as its suite of SuperFlex Pro Audio receivers on display.

The NAB Show™ is produced annually by the National Association of Broadcasters, (NAB). NAB is a trade association located in Washington, D.C. that advocates on behalf of more than 8,300 free, local radio and television stations and also broadcast networks. This is the broadcast industry's largest annual gathering and an important showcase for new technologies.

About International Datacasting Corporation (IDC):

International Datacasting Corporation (TSX:IDC) is a global leader in providing IP-based datacasting solutions for the distribution of broadband multimedia content. IDC has a broad portfolio of advanced technology products marketed under the names SuperFlex, Datacast XD, Tiernan, Logic Innovations and PROFline for implementing a wide range of satellite and other broadband content contribution and distribution networks. IDC's products are in demand for radio and television broadcast networks, distance learning, digital satellite news gathering and sport contribution, digital signage, digital cinema, IPTV distribution and other content distribution applications. IDC is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, operates in Europe through its wholly owned subsidiary PROFline B.V. in Arnhem, the Netherlands and in the US through its operations in San Diego, California. The Company is in international in scope with installations in over 100 countries worldwide, has regional sales and service offices in the UK, Australia, Singapore and China as well as an established international network of value-added partners and distributors.

This press release contains forward-looking statements that may involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially. Factors that might cause a difference include, but are not limited to, competitive developments, risks associated with IDC's growth, the development of the satellite datacasting market, regulatory risks, intellectual property infringement and other factors. IDC assumes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. More detailed information about potential factors that could affect IDC's financial and business results is included in the public documents IDC files from time to time with Canadian securities regulatory authorities.

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