atlona4blogMembership in D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) Program enables direct access to Atlona product information

CONCORD, CA – JUNE 3, 2009 – D-Tools Inc., the worldwide leader in system integration software, today announced that Atlona Technologies, a leading US manufacturer of AV connectivity solutions has joined the D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) Program, making its detailed product specifications directly available to users of D-Tools System IntegratorTM software for use in their client engagements.

“We’re pleased to join the D-Tools MVP program and introduce our award-winning products to a highly successful and influential group of system integrators,” said Michael Khain, Product Manager, Atlona Technologies. “We look forward to working with D-Tools to help make it easy for their users to specify our products for their integration projects.”

The D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program is designed to help provide system integrators with the most up-to-date product information to over 2,500 companies using D-Tools System Integrator software. D-Tools MVP members are dedicated to helping companies streamline the design process and making it easier for system integrators and installers to provide accurate proposals to their clients.

“We’re proud to welcome Atlona Technologies as our newest MVP member,” said Adam Stone, President of D-Tools. “Their connectivity solutions will be a welcome addition to our ever-growing database of award-winning manufacturer products, and will give our users more great product options for their client engagements.”

D-Tools System Integrator software enables systems integrators and custom installation professionals to create detailed projects managed with automated proposals, scheduling, pick lists, purchase orders, drawings and additional documents that streamline the integrated installation of audio and video products. By using a single, shared project file, system integrators and custom installers can download free product information from D-Tools’ comprehensive database of tens of thousands of products and their accessories, giving them the distinct advantage of designing systems using the most current product information, while saving hours of product research time.

About Atlona Technologies

Atlona Technologies is a dynamic solutions based manufacturer poised on the bleeding edge of Audio Video technology. Their product line has grown to cover almost every conceivable connectivity solution in the Audio Video industry with new innovative products in development continuously.  Atlona has been consistently first to market without sacrificing quality or using the field to test new products.

Atlona Technologies is focused on connectivity through a variety of signal formats and types.  While Atlona mainly focuses on CE audio video system integrators, a substantial number of their business to business relationships come from other industries such as broadcast, entertainment, and medical digital imaging. As the Audio Video market expands further into the HD realm, consumer demand for products which allow users to implement newer technologies with existing home theater and computer systems will also increase, spurring a large presence in Retail and consumer markets as well. Atlona’s diverse client base is perhaps one of its greatest assets, allowing them the unique ability to merge innovations from a variety of industries.

Atlona’s diverse client portfolio holds some of the largest Universities worldwide including Rice, Notre Dame, University of Texas, and more; all who incorporate much of their newer technology in helping build their campus media infrastructures.   Atlona’s innovative product line has contributed to the developing relationships with high caliber companies such as NASA and Lockheed Martin. Whether your application is for professional broadcast, or a home theater installation, Atlona Technologies has you covered. For more information please visit www.atlona.com.

About D-Tools, Inc.

D-Tools, founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, is a worldwide leader in accessible, highly accurate system design and documentation software. The company’s flagship product, System IntegratorTM (SI), is a total design solution that utilizes Autodesk® AutoCAD and Microsoft® Visio for comprehensive system design, documentation and project management. D-Tools SI allows residential and commercial integrators to streamline their business processes to increase overall revenues while reducing the time and costs associated with the installation and integration of low-voltage systems. Over 2,500 leading companies use D-Tools software to reduce time and costs and streamline the system integration process. D-Tools is the recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association’s Mark of Excellence Award (2004, 2005, 2006), National Systems Contractors Association and Sound and Video Contractor’s Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award (2004, 2005) and CE Pro’s High Impact Award for Design Software.

For more information, contact D-Tools at (866) 386-6571, e-mail at info@d-tools.com or visit D-Tools online at www.d-tools.com.

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