Tightrope Media Systems Optimizes Video Streaming for Digital Signage Via Interoperability With VSI Encoders

Tightrope Media Systems’ Carousel® Digital Signage Platform Now Supports Visionary Solutions’ AVN Encoders, Guaranteeing Superior HD Video Quality

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — May 29, 2013 — Visionary Solutions, Inc. (VSI) today announced that leading digital signage provider Tightrope Media Systems (TRMS) now supports H.264 streaming via VSI’s AVN encoders. Leveraging the new interoperability with VSI’s encoders, TRMS’ Carousel® digital signage platform can stream high-quality HD video alongside customized digital signage messaging. TRMS will showcase interoperability of the technologies at InfoComm 2013, booth 4859.

“Delivering superior video quality is extremely important within the digital signage market,” said Steve Israelsky, vice president of product management at TRMS. “Relying on an open-standards-based approach to video streaming, our Carousel digital signage system can now easily decode streams from Visionary Solutions’ H.264 encoders, ensuring a better quality of experience for viewers.”

VSI’s high-performance AVN encoders feature sophisticated H.264 hardware compression and optimized transmission technology capable of delivering an HD, full-frame rate IP video stream over any local or wide area network. A combined solution that includes TRMS’ Carousel and AVN encoders dramatically simplifies content creation and delivery while maintaining an exceptional video quality.

“Over the years, our customers have expressed a fundamental need for interoperability between Visionary Solutions’ AVN encoders and Tightrope Media Systems’ digital signage systems,” said Joe Walsh, vice president of sales at VSI. “This latest technology breakthrough demonstrates our commitment to our reseller network and customers, and will be critical to increasing Visionary Solutions’ presence within the digital signage market.”