X2O Media Partners With Amara International

X2O Media announced a new distribution partnership with Amara International. Under the agreement, Amara will offer X2O Media's complete suite of broadcast-class digital signage products and services, including the popular Xpresenter platform, to its customers throughout China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. In addition, Amara is set to demonstrate X2O's Xpresenter for the first time at InfoComm China 2009, Nov. 9-11 in Booth A7-04.

"X2O Media's broadcast-quality products for digital signage are ideal for high-impact installations in a number of applications," said SK Wong, Managing Director at Amara. "Until now, we hadn't experienced such an innovative and intuitive digital signage solution. Xpresenter offers outstanding visual quality and unprecedented ease of use, and we are very pleased to make this advanced technology available to our customers."

For Amara's customers, X2O's flagship Xpresenter platform includes the Microsoft PowerPoint-based content authoring application; Web-based content management, content distribution, and remote management applications; and other digital signage solutions. Amara will also work closely with X2O Media to offer its customers award-winning creative design services and expertise in managing graphics and content.

"Amara's extensive industry expertise and technical knowledge will be invaluable as we continue to expand our presence in key Far East markets," said David Wilkins, X2O Media's President and CEO. "The opportunities in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan are vast, and we're very excited to have partnered with Amara in delivering our digital signage solutions to these regions."

X2O's Xpresenter is an end-to-end platform designed to make creating, managing, and distributing broadcast-quality digital signage content on networks of all sizes available to all. Xpresenter's patented authoring module allows Microsoft PowerPoint users to produce compelling graphics that incorporate animations, clip art galleries, video clips, and real-time data sources — all without ever leaving the PowerPoint interface.