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Streambox appoints Boxer Systems Limited as Distributor for U.K. and Ireland

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Streambox appoints Boxer Systems Limited as Distributor for UK and Ireland.

SEATTLE, Washington June 21, 2005— Streambox Inc., the leader of video compression and real-time video solutions for broadcasting, satellite and cable, appoints Boxer Systems Limited, as distributor for the UK and Ireland. Boxer Systems Limited, a distributor with an impressive pedigree in product representation and integration, is proud to be chosen to distribute the family of advanced Streambox SD and HD ACT-L3™ encoder and decoder products. 

Streambox products serve a variety of digital video markets including TV broadcasting, Newsgathering, film, education, corporate, government and cable television. The company’s proprietary Streambox ACT-L3™ codec is the most advanced compression engine available for real-time broadcast, cable and telecommunication applications.

The high performance Streambox ACT-L3™ systems have been field proven over lower cost low datarate networks by many of the leading broadcasters, cable operators and telcos around the world. Streambox systems incorporate robust and refined networking and advanced error correction technologies that deliver reliable video transmission over IP/T1/E1 and satellite based networks.

The family of Streambox SD & HD Products includes:

· Streambox – ACT-L3™ HD 9100 Video Encoder & Decoder

The Streambox ACT-L3™ HD Encoder/Decoder system delivers HDTV video and audio (HD-SDI, SMPTE-292M) over TCP/IP networks in real-time at 3 -12Mbps.

· Streambox ACT-L3™ SD 3000/5100/7100 Video Encoders & Decoders

The Streambox ACT-L3™ SD Video Transport is a multi-network real-time digital video compression and transmission set of solutions that deliver broadcast quality video from 1.5 Mbps.· Streambox – ACT-L3™ Portable Intel® & Mac OS™ Encoders

The ACT-L3™ Portable Encoder is a powerful portable video encoding solution with advanced forward error correction that delivers live video at rates from 64Kbps to 5Mbps via satellite, wireless, and IP based networks. Many of the leading news organizations around the world have deployed Streambox ACT-L3™ Portable Encoders.

· Streambox – Streambox TV Streaming Solution

StreamboxTV™ – 64Kbps – 7Mbps Professional Quality Streaming Solution for PC and Macintosh with Advanced FEC (Forward Error Correction) for wireless and wired networks.

· Streambox – Targeted Solutions based on ACT-L3™ Real-time Video Compression

o ACT-L3™ SBT3-1000 Encoder/Decoder – Highest Video Quality Tower Camera/Surveillance/Security Solution.

o ACT-L3™ SBT3-2000 Encoder/Decoder – Professional quality half-duplex encoder/decoder system designed for Government, Enterprise and Education users.


About Boxer:
Boxer Systems provides high quality solutions to the broadcast, film, post-production, television and media industries. Boxer’s primary customers range from high end and middle range film and post-production facilities to broadcasters, corporations and production companies across the United Kingdom and Ireland. A network of experienced teams work together to ensure Boxer is able to offer a total solution across a wide range of technology areas. The company offers Product Representation, Systems Integration, Engineering, Training and IT Services. 

Press Contact: Marc Risby +44 (0) 1582 466 100 

About Streambox:
Streambox provides a single platform for all live and file-based video acquisition over IP. The company develops industry-leading solutions for encoding, video management, and playout for broadcast and broadband based on the innovative ACT-L3™ codec. Our software-based solutions provide unrivaled performance, reliability, and video quality over low data rate wired and wireless IP networks. Streambox solutions enable broadcasters, government agencies, and enterprises and other users to enhance content ownership, simplify operations, and increase operational efficiencies. More information is available at www.streambox.com.