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Sundance Digital Equips STAR in Hong KongTo furnish a large-scale, multichannel automation system for STAR?s broadcast facility in Hong Kong (November 03, 2005)
Sundance Digital, Inc., has been selected by STAR, a leading media and entertainment company in Asia, to furnish a large-scale, multichannel automation system for their broadcast facility in Hong Kong. STAR is a wholly-owned subsidiary of News Corporation. Robert C. Johnson, president of Sundance Digital, made the announcement recently from the Companys Dallas area headquarters.
Sundance Digital will install expandable Titan automation systems at STAR's Harbourfront broadcast center in Kowloon and at a nearby Disaster Recovery site. The full featured configurations will include TitanSync auto-failover redundancy, Intelli-Sat Record Manager, and Sundance Archive Manager in conjunction with Masstech "MassStore" storage. The Sundance automation will control an Omneon "Spectrum" video server, Evertz branding devices, and Quartz routing/switching. Titan a highly scalable television automation product designed for ?next generation high channel-count, server-based facilities will be phased-in to replace an obsolescent system.
STAR is a leading media and entertainment company in Asia. STAR broadcasts over 50 television services in eight languages to more than 300 million viewers across 53 Asian countries. STAR channels cover all genres including general entertainment (Star Plus, Xing Kong, Star Chinese Channel, Star One, Star Utsav, Star World, Vijay, Phoenix Chinese), sports (ESPN, Star Sports), movies (Star Chinese Movies, Star Gold, Star Movies), music (Channel [V]), and news and current affairs (Star News, Star Ananda, Phoenix InfoNews Channel). STAR controls over 20,000 hours of Indian and Chinese programming and also owns the world's largest contemporary Chinese film library, with more than 600 titles, featuring superstars including Jackie Chan, Chow Yun Fat and Bruce Lee. In partnership with leading companies in Asia, STAR businesses extend to filmed entertainment, television production, cable systems and wireless and digital services. STAR is a wholly owned subsidiary of News Corporation.
For more information visit www.startv.com
About Sundance Digital Inc.
Sundance Digital, entering its second decade in 2005, is headquartered in the metropolitan Dallas, Texas area. The Company is an award-winning provider of high-performance television automation solutions. Sundance Digital has a strong commitment to technology, deep roots in all aspects of television, and is highly customer focused. Technical support is available "live" on a 24x7 basis from a team of highly skilled, broadcast-trained engineers.
Additional information about Sundance products is available at www.SundanceDigital.com.
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