Maria Porco, X2O Media's vice president of business development, told II: "X2O Media is very excited to team up with Digi-Box to enter the UK and Irish markets. This is a strong region for the growing digital signage market, and Digi-Box has illustrated itself as a clear leader in supplying leading-edge solutions to professionals throughout the region. X2O's proven software platform, along with our deep expertise in content management acquired from years of working with the world's top broadcasters, make our company uniquely qualified to offer innovative solutions to retail, corporate, hospitality, education and other key markets throughout the UK and Ireland."
Digi-Box managing director Jon Phillips added: "X2O Media offers the highest quality digital signage solution and we're extremely excited about our partnership. We see a lot of potential in the digital signage market and what X2O Media has to offer is a perfect fit for what the markets need. The company's products are innovative, intuitive and provide a high-quality visual experience. X2O's depth of experience with managing content in the broadcast environment translates into immediate savings to digital signage customers."
Billed as an "end-to-end digital signage platform", including content authoring, scheduling, distribution and remote management applications, Xpresenter offers new functionality - including a number of interactive configurations, and an LCD and plasma 'smart' screen control feature - in its latest incarnation, Version 2.1. The package also includes the patented Xpresenter Template Maker (pictured), which is said to allow Microsoft PowerPoint users to produce broadcast-quality graphics without leaving the PowerPoint interface.