Doha School’s Cabletime Solution

Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0

QATAR—The American School of Doha recently expanded to provide a host of new facilities including a new library, computer and science labs, presentation rooms, and a 630-seat theater. The school called in local specialist systems integrator, Techno Q, to oversee the AV and lighting elements of the expansion, and the resulting installation has enabled the school to deliver state-of-the-art AV facilities to more than 1,300 students. Key to the installation is a distribution system

Image placeholder title


The school’s Cabletime MediaStar Pro TV network provides up to 180 TV channels over Cat-5e/6 cable. based on Cabletime’s MediaStar Pro.

“We have installed Cabletime products in a number of projects,” explains Abdulla Alansari, Executive Director at Techno Q. “So we were familiar with MediaStar’s flexibility of usage, user-friendly interface and high reliability. We also needed to ensure that the client would have stable transmission over long distances, because the American School occupies a large campus, and we knew that the MediaStar Pro would deliver.”

MediaStar Pro can provide up to 180 channels of live TV across Cat- 5e/6 cabling. At the American School in Doha, it transmits a signal coming from two satellite dishes delivering 30 channels to over 75 points across campus. These include classrooms, boardrooms and laboratories, and additional video sources such as DVD are also available.

Related

Image placeholder title

California School Gets Hitachi

BREA, CA—Students of the Arovista Elementary School in Brea, CA are now expanding their learning capabilities through riveting and visually oriented lessons, thanks to Hitachi CP-X2010 3LCD projectors.

Image placeholder title

Middle School Musical

Students Find Something To Sing About With A New Audio And Lighting System Three Ashly PE-Series amplifiers deliver 24/7 reliability and great sound to the 700-seat Hastings Middle School Auditorium

Image placeholder title

MN School AV Coordinator Awarded

Minneapolis, MN– Alpha Video announced today that Gordon Wenum, interactive media center specialist at Lakeville Area Public Schools, received the 2011 Outstanding Minnesota High School AV/Media Coordinator Award.     Gordon Wenum, interactive media center specialist at Lakeville Are

Image placeholder title

School District Adopts XPAND 3D Tech

Hooks, TX--Hooks Independent School District of Hooks, Texas has become one of the first to introduce 3D learning into its curriculum, using systems from XPAND 3D .     "It wasn’t so much about being one of the first to try 3D in the classroom; it was about being able to provide s