Providing a new lease of life for old projectors in Europe Los Angeles (June 13, 2019) – Digital Cinema Systems Corporation (DigiCine), a Los Angeles based solutions provider to movie exhibitors has been a leading advocate in the drive to extend the life of older projection equipment, a message that seems to be gaining traction in 2019 which saw them host a panel discussion on this topic at this years’ CinemaCon. There are a significant number of movie exhibitors who invested in Series 1 projectors which are still running today. However, the original media players are reaching the end of their useful lives, and not all exhibitors are ready or willing to purchase new projectors. To address this together with the lack of replacement options / feature enhancements on media players for Series 1 projectors, the DigiCine media player [...]
LOS ANGELES, CA, March 27, 2019 – Digital Cinema Systems Corporation (DigiCine), an LA based solutions provider to movie exhibitors announces that it will be co-hosting a specialist discussion panel at this years’ CinemaCon in conjunction with the laser specialists at Power Technology. For an hour, in the Sorrento room, Promanade level, Caesars’ Palace, Las Vegas NV on Wednesday April 3 at 2pm, a group of industry thought leaders will be discussing “The current state of technology and how to stretch your investments in booth hardware”. The panel will be moderated by the Cinema Guru, Patrick von Sychowski of Celluloid Junkie who will be putting questions to the panel comprising: Mark Collins – Harman International (formerly Marcus Theater’s Director of Projection Technology), Mark Louis – Senior Director of Presentation at Alamo DrafthouseDean Bullock – Chief Operating Officer at CinecertThomas MacCalla [...]
DigiCine Media Players New Applet Integrations Digital Cinema Systems Corporation is pleased to announce two applets have been fully integrated into our Play Controller. DigiCine Media Servers now provide Series 1 and 2 projectors the ability to create, schedule, and program each theatres content all through one application with an intuitive an improved interface. Automation (Macro/Que Editor) https://youtu.be/89ynyFYsIME Scheduler https://youtu.be/kmLD6-zQALk
During CinemaCon 2019, DigiCine and Power Technology will host a joint demonstration of innovative solutions that breath new life into existing projection equipment. Both solutions allow theater owners to delay the purchase of a new projector and extend the life of their existing projector.Using DigiCine’s media servers and Power Technology’s Illumina light source, visitors can experience the most modern content DCP’s delivered to an older Series 1 projector. The same projector will demonstrate how laser illuminated projection can be applied to older projectors as an upgrade. A special panel discussion will be held on Wednesday, April 3 from 2PM to 3PM and will be moderated by Patrick von Sychowski from Celluloid Junkie. Thought leaders will discuss “How to stretch your investments in booth hardware”. Panelist will include Mark Collins with Harman International (formerly Marcus Theater’s Director of Projection Technology), Mark [...]
DigiCine Media Players and Unique X’s RosettaBridge TMS announce Integration LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, Janurary 7, 2019 – Digital Cinema Systems Corporation is pleased to announce new TMS compatibility for their range of media players with Unique X’s RosettaBridge TMS. RosettaBridge, the market leading TMS from Unique X, now includes full integration with the DigiCine Media Server for use with Series 1 and 2 projectors. RosettaBridge TMS is a full featured TMS with an unrivaled suite of tools to manage film, advertising, and trailer content within each site through an intuitive and easy to use interface. There are a significant number of movie exhibitors who invested in Series 1 projectors which are still running today. However, their original media players are reaching the end of their useful lives and exhibitors are not ready or willing to purchase new projectors. To [...]
Digicine has been featured in the September issue of CinemeaTech.today magazine. Below is a condensed version of the article: There are an estimated 17,000 or more series 1 projector in use around the world. With cinema constantly progressing, new immersive sound options, the entry of laser projectors, and now LED technology hitting the market, what do you do if you've invested in digital equipment which is, in practical and economic terms, still viable for years to come? Do you want to wave goodbye to series 1 projectors that still give good service in your cinema? To address this problem and provide longevity to earlier digital projectors, the DigiCine series 1 solution is designed to replace early media players with a new DCI-compliant feature-rich solution. The most notable of these was an upgrade required for deployment with series1 projectors. The first DigiCine [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Power Technology and Digicine join forces to bring new life to old projectors at CinemaCon 2018. [Las Vegas, NV] – The laser experts at Power Technology have partnered with DigiCine, developers of DCI Compliant media servers, to demonstrate the power of upgrading Series 1 and Series 2 projectors to meet the demanding needs of exhibitors and movie attendees. By combining an RGB laser upgrade system with a DigiCine media server, the duo has upgraded a Barco DPK 2000 with brighter, more vivid colors for DCI compliant images and the ability to play the latest DCP formats. This is the first ever demonstration of its kind. The demonstration will be held throughout CinemaCon in the Sorrento Room at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. “This partnership makes perfect sense for CinemaCon attendees. With the digital upgrade cycle complete, not [...]
Collaborative Software selects Digital Cinema Systems Corporation as partner for the Americas LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, March 27, 2017 – Digital Cinema Systems Corporation (DigiCine), the creators of the DigiCine digital cinema media player announced today that they have been appointed as a distribution and implementation partner of Collaborative Software Ltd’s advanced Point of Sale solution “admit:one”. “We have embarked on a strategy of bringing together a number of ittle known cost effective solutions from third parties around the world, augmented by some of our products and put them together in one easy to find place for movie exhibitors” said Karl Anderson, CEO of Digital Cinema Systems. “This agreement is another step in our execution of that strategy and I’m sure that there will be others to follow in the very near future” “We are excited to be working [...]
The much awaited DigiCine media player for deployment with Series 1 projectors has successfully passed a three-month field trial in a live environment with a movie exhibitor in Ireland. Ahead of its expected DCI accreditation at the end of March 2017, the company deployed its solution in Ross Common, Ireland where it has been fully operational for the last three months.
LOS ANGELES, CA November 3, 2015 – Woodland Hills-based Hollywood Software announced today that it has signed an exclusive deal with Empire Cinemas, the largest independently owned cinema chain in the United Kingdom, to use Hollywood Software’s TCC3 theatre management system (TMS) and the world-class DigiCine screen management system (SMS) in its highly-anticipated new 17-screen complex at Jarman Square, Hemel Hempstead location. TCC3 and DigiCine are the only fully-integrated TMS / SMS solution for Digital Cinema Click here for more details
Jordan Picken He joins our customer centric service team with the duty of making sure our customers are well looked after. So, whether it’s giving product demonstrations, deploying media players, dealing with support cases or managing our customer outreach program, Jordan’s a key point of contact. When not in the office Jordan enjoys watching and playing sports, or traveling.