Dejero Demonstrating Live HD Wireless Broadcasting Using Panasonic Toughbook Laptop at Panasonic NAB Booth

April 11, 2011

Innovative Technology Demonstration Combines Ruggized Panasonic Toughbook Laptop with Dejero LIVE Transmission Across 4G/3G/WiFi/ Ethernet


Las Vegas, NV - April 11, 2011 - Today Dejero Labs Inc. announced that the Panasonic NAB exhibit will feature a Panasonic Toughbook laptop that integrates the Dejero LIVE Transmitter software to demonstrate a live HD video transmission solution that is highly mobile with 4G wireless capability. This innovative transmission solution integrates store and forward capabilities and can also upload clips, photos, and files as well as stream live video. The collaboration between Panasonic and Dejero delivers on the simple premise: broadcast live or remotely located high-quality video without the high cost or complexity of satellite or microwave transmission. Television broadcasters can view at NAB for the first time, a new choice to cover breaking news faster, with less set-up time, and with the ability to transmit anywhere cellular or Ethernet networks are available. The Dejero-enabled Toughbook laptop demonstration is at the Panasonic NAB exhibit # C3707 (in the Central Hall).

Solution Highlights:

Toughbook CF-31 Laptop

Bonded 4G Modem Module

HD-SDI Input

Adaptive Bit-rate H.264 Transmission

LIVE + Store and Forward

Direct to Web Streaming Solution

File Transfer Clips, Photos or Files

HD-SDI to HD-SDI, Web Stream or FTP/Folder

Low Latency

High Quality Video

The Panasonic and Dejero live HD video transmission solution includes the Panasonic Toughbook CF-31, the sixth generation of flagship Toughbook clamshell notebooks, which have become the gold standard of rugged computing over the past 14 years, boasting the lowest failure rates in the industry. The Toughbook incorporates the Dejero LIVE Transmitter software, to produce a portable HD/SD transmitter that connects to a camera and goes live with the push of a button. The complete solution also includes the Dejero LIVE Video Manager, the online manager that connects transmitters to video receiving servers; and the Dejero LIVE Video Server, the receiving unit that typically resides in a studio rack to decode the live video transmission for ingest. "Collaborating with Panasonic on a new HD mobile video transmission solution offers broadcasters a view of a more flexible future for live and remote file-based transmission," said Dan Mance, Dejero CEO. "Toughbook continues Panasonic's tradition of delivering no-compromise reliable computing for mission critical users and is the ideal Dejero enabled laptop platform."

About Dejero

Dejero introduces a new era in live television broadcasting through its portable wireless LIVE Platform. Innovative engineering from wireless experts combined with input from experienced broadcasters have produced the Dejero Platform. The revolutionary Platform gives greater mobility, including access to locations such as airports, high security areas, rooftop events and can even broadcast from a moving vehicle. Dejero expands broadcast newsgathering capabilities.

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