SOURCE: Vidiom Systems, Inc.

May 15, 2008 10:30 ET

Vidiom Systems, Inc. Expands Training Curriculum With S&T TSBroadcaster2 Workshop

BROOMFIELD, CO--(Marketwire - May 15, 2008) - Vidiom Systems, Inc., a leading provider of iTV technology solutions, today announced the addition of a new technical workshop for S&T's TSBroadcaster2 headend server.

Timothy Wahlers, President & CEO for Vidiom said, "Vidiom believes that education is going to be key in ensuring the success of iTV. The S&T TSBroadcaster2 Workshop is a natural fit with our OCAP and ETV curriculum. As additional vendors require support with training needs of their clients, we see Vidiom expanding our training capabilities to accommodate them."

"Having worked with Vidiom over the years we have developed a mutual respect for each other's companies and technical expertise. Vidiom is the premier training organization in the iTV field. Their training facility with its headend equipment and our TSBroadcaster2 will give our customers a real world workshop that we could not get anywhere else," said David Cutts, Founding Director of S&T.

The TSBroadcaster2 is a headend server suitable for live transmission or lab use which can automatically encode and play out OCAP and ETV applications according to a schedule. Delivery of both OCAP and ETV applications are supported by TSBroadcaster2, as well as Common Download.

Vidiom will hold TSBroadcaster2 Workshops in its training facility in Broomfield, CO. The course schedule and registration will be posted on the Vidiom website; www.vidiom.com.

About Vidiom Systems, Inc.

Vidiom Systems, Inc. (www.vidiom.com) is a leading provider of standards-based iTV platforms, applications, and professional services to network operators, content providers, and CE manufacturers. Our expertise includes software design and engineering, application development, network migration, integration and deployment, testing, technical writing, and technical training. Founded in 1997, Vidiom Systems is headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, and has additional engineering offices in Portland, Oregon, and Des Moines, Iowa. Vidiom Systems is a member of the ADB Group of companies (www.adbholdings.com).

About Strategy & Technology Ltd.

Strategy & Technology Ltd. Is a specialist company building and implementing technology based on international standards in digital TV. It is the leading independent company in the industry sector that supports the MHEG-5 interactive TV standard and provides complete interactive applications and systems for broadcasters and manufacturers worldwide. S&T's TSBroadcaster2 and TS Player systems are used for the creation of MHP, MHEG-5, tru2way and ETV interactive TV transmissions. S&T's RedKey™ MHEG-5 engine is licensed to digital receiver and set-top box manufacturers.

OCAP is a trademark of Cable Television Laboratories, Inc.