TRINITY(TM) OPTICAL SWITCH FACILITATES BI-DIRECTIONAL CONTROL AND HD VIDEO
Cambridge, UK, and Andover, MA – September 5, 2008 – Polatis Inc., a supplier of high performance optical switch technologies is demonstrating base station to HD camera connectivity - especially critical for OB applications. Facilitating bi-directional control and HD traffic the Trinity™ family of optical video routing switches is designed for the broadcast, outdoor broadcast and post-production industries. Polatis will be demonstrating on Stand 8.B20 at IBC 2008, September 12th-16th.
"We are excited to be demonstrating our Trinity optical switch connected with SMPTE bi-directional hybrid cable to a CCU/Base Station and HD Camera. This shows the benefit of pure optical switches over so-called optical-electrical-optical switches. We believe this will be valuable to broadcasters in general and outdoor broadcast applications in particular." Said Sean Gordon, Sales Director, Polatis.
Since inception in 2000, Polatis has set the benchmark in ultra-low
loss optical switching. The Polatis patented DirectLight® optical
beam-steering technology is at the core of its family of highly reliable
and compact photonic switching solutions. Polatis delivers a broad range
of optical switching products with class-leading performance to customers
in the communications, video, defense and instrumentation sectors. The
company has headquarters located near Boston, Massachusetts and in Cambridge,
UK. Polatis Inc. is supported through investments by 3i Group, Alta
Berkeley, DFJ Esprit, EonTech Ventures, Flagship Ventures, Prism Venture
Partners, JK&B Capital, Boston Millennia Partners, Harris and Harris
Group, MTDC, and Gainesborough Investments.
To learn more please visit our website at: www.polatis.com
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