Stinova unleash new horizons to SMIL Digital Signage Players - IAdea

Landsberg, July 27, 2011 – Stinova, a leading provider of Digital Signage Software solutions and content production services, unleashes a new set of products and services in support of IAdea’s open architecture SMIL based digital media players. Driven by an intuitive browser interface, users have a simple way to centrally manage and easily deploy content to IAdea’s SMIL players. All currently available IAdea SMIL players are supported – from the all-integrated Digital Signboard (available in 10”, 15”, 18.5” and 24” models) to the XMP-340 Full-HD appliance that can be connected via HDMI to any sized public display.

Two server systems are currently available to address both the SMB and Enterprise Digital signage sectors. Targeting small to medium sized installations, Stinova’s new “DMS-5 SMIL Digital Signage Starter Bundle” is delivered as a convenient 1-click Windows installer with a Lifetime License and no recurring charges.

At the other end of the scale, the new “DMS-5 SMIL Enterprise Edition Server” targets larger sized installations and is delivered as a virtualized server image that snaps into any VMware server architecture for data-center and cloud computing environments. Large-scale advertising networks will also benefit from the optional “Meta-Data Campaign Scheduling” system that provides simple dynamic playlist creation.

Leading a bouquet of content-centric service products is Stinova’s new “CaptureIT” which brings the majority of the company’s media-rich PC-based formats to SMIL media players in the form of HD-ready videos. This including captured formats such as Flash, PowerPoint and HTML content.

Stinova is also introducing “”, a unique automated video rendering service that creates high quality video content for news, weather, trivia or product channels in any resolution up to full-HD from simple RSS or text data. Player-ready SMIL promotion channels are available for SD and HD at // or //

“We see a tremendous market growth for IAdea’s cost-effective digital signage appliances, which are available under the IAdea label and also offered through a number of major hardware OEM brand companies”, explains Franz Hintermayr, CEO of Stinova. “Our unprecedented software feature set for SMIL players creates possibilities for a lot more vertical market segments.”

John C. Wang, CEO of IAdea adds: “We are excited to see Stinova’s latest innovation greatly enriches the W3C SMIL ecosystem as the de-facto open digital signage standard. Our cost efficient hardware platform and Stinova’s versatile content and management capabilities meets project-specific budgets and changing customer demands.”

About Stinova
Stinova Ltd. is a leading software manufacturer of Digital Signage software solutions. Stinova offers the most intuitive CMS software technologies that power the worlds Digital Signage networks. These core technologies address all aspects of Digital Signage delivery from stand alone systems to dynamic Digital Signage Networks. With Stinova offers a unique content channel service up to full HD video quality. Find more information about SMIL supported products at //

About IAdea
Founded in 2000, IAdea is dedicated to the development of cutting-edge commercial-grade digital signage players and integrated displays. IAdea’s products feature the XML-based W3C SMIL standard, allowing system integrators to quickly customize and tailor to individual project requirements. IAdea’s device technologies power many large-scale digital signage projects, offering proven robustness and lowered total cost of ownership (TCO). Market leaders partner closely with IAdea to deliver end-to-end total solutions. With offices in Irvine, Montreal, and Taipei, IAdea offers uninterrupted product service throughout the globe. For more information visit

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