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Microspace Communications Powers Award Winning Digital Signage Networks

Technology effectively serves multi-channel marketing needs of financial organizations

Broadcast International was recently presented two industry excellence awards by the Digital Screenmedia Association. Both awards are for their “first-of-its-kind” Managed Media Services Network; a digital signage network designed to accommodate the multi-channel marketing needs of financial institutions. Broadcast International utilizes Microspace Communications for these and other content delivery needs of their clients.

The DSA Industry Excellence Awards recognize the best self-service, digital signage and mobile technology deployments across all vertical market segments. Broadcast International received awards for “Best Financial Services Deployment – Digital Signage”, and “Best Financial Services Deployment – Self-Service / Interactive Kiosks.” Winners were announced during Customer Engagement Technology World in San Francisco, CA .

Microspace Communications provides cost effective and reliable content delivery solutions using satellite, cellular and other wireless technologies. The Microspace network is comprised of over a quarter of a million locations and is used by organizations that have as few as 10 sites or as many as several thousand.

Kevin Lawrence, VP Managed Media Services, was in San Francisco to receive the awards. “I’m honored by these two awards from the DSA and appreciate their efforts to promote the digital signage industry through education, networking, and advocacy. We are focused on creating a more interactive and engaging experience for our customers. It is very gratifying to have that work and innovation recognized by some of the most respected individuals in this industry”.

Greg Weaver, Manager of Digital Signage Networks at Microspace stated, “We are proud of this accomplishment by Broadcast International. We are also very pleased to play a part in the reliable content delivery needs of these and other networks that Broadcast International serve”.

About Microspace Communications

Microspace Communications is a Capitol Broadcasting Company. CBC is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TV, WRAL Digital, WRAL-FM, WRAL-HD2, WCMC-FM, WCMC-HD1, WDNC-AM, WCMC-HD2, WCMC-HD3, WCLY-AM, WCMC-HD4, Microspace, CBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties in Raleigh, NC; WJZY-TV and WMYT-TV in Charlotte, NC; WILM-TV and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; WRAZ-TV and The Durham Bulls Baseball Club in Durham, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Project and Diamond View office buildings in Durham, NC.

For additional information about Microspace see: http://www.microspace.com or call Greg Weaver at (919) 850-4547.

About Broadcast International

Broadcast International is a leading provider of managed media services, including digital signage, live and on demand video, and streaming. BI’s patented CodecSys software is a breakthrough, multi-codec video compression technology that cuts video bandwidth requirements over satellite, cable, IP and wireless networks. By slashing bandwidth needs,
CodecSys enables a new generation of applications such as streaming video to cell phones, and offers unprecedented price/ performance benefits for existing applications such as HD video.

For more information, visit: http://www.brin.com and http://www.codecsys.com.

Source: Broadcast International