The D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point Program provides comprehensive data from leading manufacturers to D-Tools SI software users at no charge to the user. D-Tools MVP members understand the importance of providing current, quality product specifications in order to better support their dealers in their client engagements. We would like to welcome our new and returning MVP Program partners in December, whose product data is available to all System Integrator users free-of-charge.
New MVP Members
A digital imaging pioneer and industry leader, Digital Projection manufactures and distributes an extensive and expanding line of ultra high-performance 3-chip and single-chip DLP® projection systems. These projectors are the reference standard for demanding applications such as large-venue, live-event staging, education, medical and scientific research, command and control, digital cinema, commercial entertainment, houses of worship and elite home cinema.
Multiple company accolades include two Emmy® Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Digital Projection remains the first and only projector manufacturer to win the coveted award.
For more information, visit www.digitalprojection.com
ELK is a leading designer and manufacturer of customized home and business security, energy management and convenience solutions. For over 20 years, we have created a trusted brand with simple, yet innovative products that have now become industry standards. Our customer service is world class and we stand behind the products we sell with industry leading technical support and warranty.
We are focused on creating products that secure and simplify life. In the rapidly changing security and automation market, ELK offers an integrated approach that delivers full featured and personalized solutions for security, lighting, environmental control, energy conservation, access control, and management of just about any electrical feature in the home or business.
For more information, visit www.elkproducts.com
HDanywhere™ is a global brand of high-definition video distribution systems, specialising in quality-built video matrices for residential applications. Based in Britain, HDanywhere are a member of the HDBaseT alliance, and their Modular 4K series of customisable video matrices won the 2014 CEDIA Award for Most Innovative Product in Region 1. Modular 4K was also recognised in 2014 as Best Video Distribution System by SVI. HDanywhere’s Modular and mHub 4K models of video matrices are manufactured in Britain, giving these products dependable build quality and outstanding switching performance. In addition to video matrices, HDanywhere produce a range of signal extension and signal management solutions, which are purposefully engineered to meet the needs of custom installers.
For more information, visit www.hdanywhere.co.uk
Nexus 21, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is the worldwide leader in lifts. Founded in 2005, the company’s award winning, precision engineered products are used in a wide variety of environments from smart homes and commercial projects to mega yachts and luxury vehicles. The product line is designed specifically with integrators in mind, and completely eliminates the need to use old-style rack and pinion lift systems because Nexus lifts are easier to install, simpler to integrate, more reliable, and they cost less. Top integrators have chosen Nexus products for use in thousands of projects in 38 countries.
For more information, visit www.tvlift.com
The Origin team has been responsible for inventions and innovations that have changed the face of the home entertainment industry. Inventions like the first in-wall speaker and the first aimable in-ceiling speaker are just the tip of the iceberg. Pushing the limits of technology and materials, this team has dominated the market for three decades and supplied loudspeakers to literally millions of homes around the world.
Today they have joined forces under the Origin banner to deliver the most advanced and impressive array of architectural loudspeakers ever available. With over 100 years of combined experience in the industry, they are dedicated to enhancing the lives of every person who chooses to install Origin loudspeakers in their home.
For more information, visit www.originacoustics.com
Returning MVP Members
AudioControl is a U.S. designer and manufacturer of the highest quality home theater processors and amplifiers, distributed audio amplifiers, car audio, signal processors and precise analysis products, celebrating nearly four decades of ‘making good sound great’. The company’s headquarters, including research and development, manufacturing, production, and training facilities continue to thrive in Seattle, Washington heart of the rainforest of the Pacific Northwest.
For more information visit www.audiocontrol.com.
Autonomic Controls, Inc. introduced the world’s first cloud-based media server, making audio and video consumption more reliable, easy and fulfilling. Exclusively engineered for control system integration, Autonomic products have become the standard for converging content for multi-room distribution from the most popular sources, such as iTunes, Windows Media, PANDORA® internet radio, Rhapsody®, TuneIn Radio, SiriusXM Internet Radio, Slacker, Napster, Deezer and Spotify.
For more information, visit www.autonomic-controls.com
Our products are available through a network of professional audio visual resellers for both large and small venues in theaters auditoriums, classrooms and conference halls.
Wherever you need brilliant, eye-catching images that will capture your audience’ attention and keep it, EIKI’s fixed, portable, short throw or interactive projectors excel.
For more information, visit www.eiki.com
Since the founding of Genelec in 1978, professional audio monitoring has been the core of our business. Our unrivalled commitment to research and development has resulted in a number of industry firsts and established Genelec as the industry leader in active monitors.
Over 30 years later Genelec monitoring products remain true to our original philosophy, offering reliability, neutral sound reproduction regardless of size, as well as the ability to adapt frequency response to the listening environment.
For more information, visit www.genelec.com
Middle Atlantic Products is part of the Commercial AV division of Legrand, North America, and manufactures exceptional support and protection products to mount integrated AV systems in Residential, Commercial, Broadcast, and Security applications. All of our products are engineered to maximize system reliability and to meet the needs of installers; from thermal considerations and built-in cable management on our racks and enclosures, to pre-installed washers on our rack screws, we build in ways to save time and simplify the job.
For more information, visit www.middleatlantic.com
Pakedge is an industry leading manufacturer of high performance end-to-end networking platforms for residential and commercial A/V applications. Pakedge is recognized by industry peers and winner of the prestigious CEPro Brand Leader award for Networking in 2013 and 2014 and specializes in integrating high performance engineering innovations, operational simplicity, and systems engineering to develop technology that enables customers to unleash the power of their network.
For more information, visit www.pakedge.com
TruAudio designs, creates, and manufactures audio products that are both innovative and installer-focused: The Sound of Innovation. TruAudio sells exclusively through AV integrators and is NEVER sold on the internet or through retail channels. Offering an industry-standard lifetime guarantee on its products, TruAudio prides itself on offering superior customer service and competitive pricing to its exclusive dealers.
For more information, visit www.truaudio.com