WEGENER® Showcases Cable Headend Product Lines at 2008 Cable Tec Expo


DULUTH, Ga., June 20 / - Wegener Corporation, a leading provider of products for television, audio and data distribution networks worldwide, today announced it will be exhibiting in booth 1635 at the 2008 Cable Tec Expo, Orlando - Florida. WEGENER will showcase its solutions to receive and multiplex local broadcast TV and cable programming in small and mid-sized cable headends.

WEGENER's cable headend solutions include WEGENER's DTV 700 series of digital TV signal processors. The DTV 700 series enables video headend operators to quickly repackage local off-air broadcast HDTV signals and ASI streams from satellite receivers into new streams. The DTV 720's optional ASI or Gigibit Ethernet outputs provide flexibility to support a variety of headend environments.

Additionally, WEGENER will showcase its range of satellite receivers for SD and HD programming. These receivers are specifically designed to meet the needs of professional media networks. Models include the Unity 4600, iPump 6400 and Unity 550-2. WEGENER receivers support COMPEL® encryption and network control of cable programming for both analog and digital headends.

Cable Tec Expo attendees are invited to learn how the new Unity 550-2 Enterprise Media Receiver can be used by cable programmers adopting new bandwidth efficient distribution methods. WEGENER's Unity 550-2 blends standard MPEG-2 receiver functionality with advanced video compression MPEG-4/h.264 and supports DVB-S and DVB-S2 satellite modulation.

For information about WEGENER's solutions and products for cable headends, visit www.wegener.com.

ABOUT WEGENER

WEGENER (Wegener Communications, Inc.), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wegener Corporation, is an international provider of digital solutions for video, audio, and IP data networks. Applications include IP data delivery, broadcast television, cable television, radio networks, business television, distance education, business music and financial information distribution. COMPEL, WEGENER's patented network control system, provides networks with unparalleled ability to regionalize programming and commercials. COMPEL network control capability is integrated into WEGENER digital satellite receivers. WEGENER can be reached at +1.770.814.4000 or on the World Wide Web at www.wegener.com.

Source: Wegener Corporation

CONTACT: PRESS CONTACT: Robin Hoffman of Pipeline Communications,
+1-973-746-6970, robinh@pipecomm.com

Web site: www.wegener.com/
http://expo.scte.org/

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