SENCORE and DekTec Renew Long-Standing Partnership Agreement

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. April 27, 2011 — SENCORE, a leading provider of signal quality and video delivery solutions, today announced a renewed global partnership agreement with Netherlands-based DekTec Digital Video B.V. Effective March 1, 2011, the partnership allows both companies to continue jointly developing products and sharing technologies to meet the needs of global customers. In addition to broadening the two companies’ respective customer bases, the agreement will allow SENCORE to sell the co-developed products outside North America and enable DekTec to expand its presence within North America.

“We are pleased to renew our long-running partnership agreement with SENCORE,” said Sito Dekker, CEO of DekTec. “Together, we are able to offer a range of proven test, measurement, and monitoring solutions that leverage the strong brand recognition and customer installations of both companies.”

SENCORE will continue to offer the full line of DekTec comprehensive signal monitoring solutions in North America, including the DTU series. These portable test and measurement solutions provide analysis and monitoring of terrestrial signals including 8-VSB, QAM A/B/C, DVB-T (COFDM), and NTSC RF channels. In addition, the DTU series features ASI/SDI output adapters that offer a convenient option for operators looking to monitor and play out transport streams such as MPEG-2 (DVB-ASI) or uncompressed serial digital video (SDI). Accompanying software provides complete and reliable analysis and logging capabilities, along with transport stream recording.

“The renewed partnership agreement allows us to combine our companies’ key technologies and industry strengths to provide cost-effective solutions to our customers,” said Thomas Stingley, executive vice president of sales and marketing at SENCORE. “Working together, we are able to provide digital broadcast, cable, and IPTV operations around the world with industry-leading test, measurement, and monitoring products that offer unbeatable features, functionality, and price.”

 

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About DekTec Digital Video

DekTec’s mission is to provide digital-TV professionals with innovative, best-in-class hardware and software components based on the cost-effective power of commercially available PC hardware. DekTec offers PCI and USB devices for test and measurement applications as well as general broadcast interfaces. Also, DekTec offers a complete range of software-based applications that work seamlessly with DekTec devices. Its StreamXpress player and StreamXpert analyzer have become the industry standard for no-nonsense playout and easy-to-use analysis. For more information, visit www.dektec.com.

 

About SENCORE
SENCORE is an engineering leader in the development of high-quality signal transmission solutions for the broadcast, cable, satellite, IPTV, telecommunications, and professional audio/video markets. The company’s world-class portfolio includes video delivery products, system monitoring and analysis solutions, and test and measurement equipment, all designed to support system interoperability and backed by best-in-class customer support. SENCORE products meet the rapidly changing needs of modern media by ensuring the efficient delivery of high-quality video from the source to the home. More information about SENCORE — celebrating its 60th year in 2011 — is available at the company’s website, www.SENCORE.com.