mvp_partnerThe 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 the following Manufacturers to the MVP Program as well as our returning partners in January. Their product data is available to all System Integrator users free-of-charge.

New MVP Members

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Clare Controls is a leading provider of automated controls and systems for residences and businesses. With a team of some of the brightest and most experienced leaders and engineers in the business, Clare Controls brings an experienced, educated and service-oriented approach to home automation.

Clare Controls’ flagship product, ClareHome, streamlines the configuration, deployment and maintenance of powerful home automation applications. It gives end users simple and unified control over the applications they employ for personal comfort, convenience, security and entertainment. They use simple graphical interfaces that they design and deploy themselves, on devices they already favor, like iPads. For more information please visit www.clarecontrols.com.

 

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Fifteen years’ experience and a background in custom installation affords us an unrivaled understanding of the challenges our customers’ face. As installers we were frustrated at the lack of mounting solutions available; with nothing suitable on the market we innovated and produced our own and this innovation continues today. It is this insight that has allowed us to develop the most comprehensive product range of its kind which, when combined with our bespoke service, means that we can deliver a solution for every project; whatever the size and however challenging.

A UK manufacturer with a global reach, we are the preferred choice for installers worldwide. Where others imitate, we innovate and that is why our products and services are now in such demand. For more information please visit www.futureautomation.net.

 

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Planar Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: PLNR) is a global leader in display and digital signage technology, providing premier solutions for the world’s most demanding environments. Retailers, educational institutions, government agencies, businesses, utilities and energy firms, and home theater enthusiasts all depend on Planar to provide superior performance when image experience is of the highest importance. Planar video walls, large format LCD displays, interactive touch screen monitors and many other solutions are used by the world’s leading organizations in applications ranging from digital signage to simulation and from interactive kiosks to large-scale data visualization. Founded in 1983, Planar is headquartered in Oregon, USA, with offices, manufacturing partners and customers worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.planar.com.

 

 

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WyreStorm is an award-winning electronics manufacturer passionately committed to the development and production of high quality HD distribution and controlsolutions at the very forefront of digital technology.

We have our own development laboratories based in Europe and Shenzhen, China – a key location in cutting edge technologiesconsidered widely to be the cradle of new trends in global electronics.

With a research and development team ranking among the leading specialists in the HD distribution industry,our innovative solutions are often born from direct industry feedback to ensure our products,features and services are perfectly suited to the ever-growing number of residential and commercial applications.

Here at WyreStorm we follow a simple but all-encompassing philosophy that colors everything we do: A constant quest for perfection. We devote all our energies and resources to the creation of innovative products and services that allow the integrator to supply a superior entertainment experience for their clients – and do so faster and more efficiently to maximize budget, while minimizing time on site.

The best way of achieving this is by talking to and, most importantly, listing to the industry – encouraging observations and suggestions from distributors and integrators that allow us to provide you with the most powerful, reliable and convenient technical solutions you need to constantly surpass your client expectations. For more information please visit www.wyrestorm.com.

 

Returning MVP Members

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For over 100 years, Da-Lite has been designing, manufacturing and marketing the most comprehensive line of projection screens in the world. Today, we offer our widest selection ever of proprietary projection screen fabrics and materials in our history. Whether you need a projection screen for a corporate boardroom or a residential media room, you will find what you are looking for on our website. If you want to discuss your selection or have any questions, feel free to contact us via telephone, Live Chat or e-mail. One of our dedicated and passionate Sales Partners will provide answers and recommendations for your application. That’s the Da-Lite Difference. Fore more information please visit http://da-lite.com/.

 

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Draper has been a leading North American manufacturer of window coverings since 1902. Draper provides motorized, manually-operated, and fixed solar control solutions in addition to projection screens, lifts and mounts for projectors and flat panels, video conferencing solutions, and gymnasium equipment. In addition to its Spiceland, Indiana headquarters, Draper, Inc. has sales offices in Placentia, CA and in Blackwood, Gwent, United Kingdom. Draper also has three wholly-owned subsidiaries: Draper Group Ltd., a sales and warehouse facility in Corby, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom; and two manufacturing companies in Sweden: Draper Europe AB, a leading European projection screen manufacturer, and SMS Smart Media Solutions AB, a leading European provider of video projector and flat screen mounts. For more information, visit www.draperinc.com.

 

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Since 1986, Runco has been a leader in the custom home theater industry and has sole focus on the commitment to research & development toward cultivating the latest and finest products and services in HD home theater video displays.

Runco International, Inc. is the leading name in the custom home theater industry. For over fifteen years, Runco has been synonymous with the leading edge of this steadily maturing industry. The company is credited with having the vision to see an industry evolving when none existed. Runco built a strong foundation for the home theater industry to become a distinguishable segment of the retail landscape. For more information please visit http://www.runco.com.