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Black Box to Showcase Unified, 4K KVM Switching and a Software-Based Video Wall Controller at IBC 2018

At IBC 2018, Black Box will demo powerful KVM systems and a software-based video wall platform that are designed to optimize user workflows in the broadcast industry.

PITTSBURGH/UTRECHT, June 2018 - Black Box, a leading provider of high-performance KVM switching and extension and video wall technologies, will exhibit at the world-leading media, entertainment and technology trade show, IBC 2018 (Amsterdam, 14th – 18th September 2018). At Hall 8, Stand B.59, Black Box will showcase their Unified, 4K KVM System, Emerald™, and their infinitely scalable, future-proof video wall, Radian Flex™.

Black Box is excited to show off solutions that connect users with multiple remote servers and virtual machines across IP networks to leverage collaboration and sharing of costly and critical IT infrastructure. The featured high-performance KVM systems distribute high-quality video, audio and peripheral signals and let users switch between all connected resources. With its new video wall software platform, Black Box also provides a user-friendly and highly-scalable system to display any video and data feed on a video wall of any size and composition.

Black Box at IBC 2018


“Our new KVM and video wall solutions are helping broadcasters optimize workflows and save on IT investments because they make management, future deployment and sharing of resources easier than ever before,” said Josh Whitney, Senior Vice President - Technology Product Solutions business at Black Box. “With Emerald and Radian Flex, Black Box has provided the broadcast industry connectivity and content visualization technology that will help it well into the future."

Black Box’s featured solutions at IBC 2018:

High-performance KVM

Emerald Unified KVM Platform: The first-ever converged KVM solution for distributing high-quality video, audio and peripheral signals throughout expanding hybrid environments that include both IP and proprietary direct-connect networks, mixed resolutions up to UHD/4K and any number and combination of physical and virtual desktops and servers.

The Limitless Video Wall

Radian Flex™ Video Wall Software: This 100% software-based video wall solution supports 4K and even 8K resolutions at perfect picture quality from any type of interface and an unlimited number of sources like PCs, IP streams, content players and more. The flexible and future-proof Radian Flex software comes with an intuitive user interface and enables extended content manipulation, schedule and restore capabilities, real-time control over displayed content, slide show, custom animations and more.

Visit www.black-box.eu/IBC to get full details on Black Box’s presence at IBC 2018..

About Black Box

Black Box (NASDAQ: BBOX) has been dedicated to connecting people and devices for more than 40 years. We are committed to helping clients manage complex signal management and distribution challenges in IT- and communication-systems. Black Box´s audio/video systems visualize critical data and compelling content in production environments and enterprises of all sizes. Our award-winning products and extensive service connect you with your customers, your team and the world. Every day, our customers trust us to design, deploy and manage retail IoT solutions, healthcare and mission-critical control room infrastructures across commercial enterprise and governmental organizations. With a global presence and an extensive team of technical experts, we provide products, solutions, service and support where our customers need it.

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