UK distribution announcement by Theatron Media16 January 2011
UK-based media server manufacturer Theatron Media has appointed Aldous Systems as its exclusive UK distributor.
Theatron produces a range of media servers from stand-alone units to full multi-user systems. The OrbitHD is the starting point and is equipped with 2TB of storage (expandable up to 6TB) and support of full 1080p Blu-ray. The ViewHD client is a small form factor unit that can be attached to the back of a screen and allows multiple users to watch different movies concurrently, while the Stellar adds iPhone/iTouch/iPad control of the system and integration with third party control systems such as AMX, Crestron, HAI or Control 4 via a IP-based user interface. It also adds four concurrent analogue stereo audio outputs to the package on top of the digital HDMI output, allowing the Theatron Stellar to be serve as a movie server in the main viewing area and a music server for the multi-room audio system.
For serious movie fans the Theatron Server can accommodate 24TB of storage to hold over 1000
Blu-ray, 3000 conventional DVDs or 34,000 audio CDs.
“Partnering with Aldous Systems allows us to boost our sales, marketing and support capability to the custom install industry whilst maintaining our momentum on new product development,” commented Asher Charman, managing director and founder of Theatron Media Limited.
“We have been going through a process of streamlining our product lines to allow us to focus on our key brands. As part of this process we felt that the Theatron Media range of products fitted very well with what we do and continues to be excellent value for money when you look at the amazing feature list,” commented Jason Aldous, managing director of Aldous Systems (Europe) Ltd.