DAYTON, OHIO – May 4, 2010 — C2G, the preferred provider and trusted expert of high performance cabling and connectivity solutions, today announced the availability of a wireless digital signage solution that provides synchronized wireless and/or cabled transmission of high resolution signals to multiple displays.
With wireless connectivity, the TruLink® Wireless Digital Signage Distribution System (WDSDS) is ideally suited for installations where running cable is difficult. The ability to mix both wired and wireless connections provides immense flexibility and ease of setup that allows digital signage displays to be placed virtually anywhere.
“The wireless distribution system is a great solution for adding digital signage into an existing building, particularly ones with concrete, brick or other solid walls that make running cable prohibitive,” said Gary Hess, vice president of innovation for Lastar™, parent company of C2G. “In addition, the wired mode is based on standard Ethernet allowing the system to utilize existing network cabling and equipment.”
The WDSDS transmits video and stereo audio signals via 802.11a/g wireless capabilities. The signal from a single source can be transmitted to as many as 32 wireless displays at least 100 feet away. Directional antennas can be added to extend the wireless signal much further. Alternatively, the system can be used in wired mode utilizing standard Cat5/6 cables. This mode can connect as many as 1,000 displays up to 3,000 feet away (repeaters required for maximum distance).
Users can configure their own system by purchasing the number of receivers and transmitters needed for their environment. The transmitters and receivers have DVI–I (integrated) connectors allowing analog (VGA) or digital (DVI or HDMI) connections as well as RCA connectors for stereo audio.
Features of the Wireless Digital Signage Distribution System from C2G include:
The TruLink Wireless Digital Signage Distribution System is now available through C2G partners. For more information please visit C2G.
C2G, a group brand Legrand, is a global leader in IT, A/V, datacom cabling and connectivity solutions since 1984. C2G delivers connectivity solutions renowned for superior quality, value and innovation and are backed by an uncompromising commitment to customer service. C2G is widely known as the cabling and connectivity supplier of choice for industry leading technology resellers and distributors across North America, EMEA and Asia. In 2014 C2G joined the Data Communications division of Legrand, North America, the world specialist in products and systems for electrical installations and information networks, offering solutions for use in residential, commercial and industrial buildings. For more information, please visit C2G.