MultiDyne Provides Fiber Links for 2008 Beijing Torch Relay

InfoComm Booth #C1926

Locust Valley, NY – MultiDyne Video & Fiber Optic Systems, a leading provider of fiber optics for the transport of video and audio, today announced that their DVM-1000 video and audio fiber transport links were used to provide video coverage of the 2008 Beijing Torch Relay in Hong Kong on May 2 and in Macau on May 3, 2008. “We were very excited to be able to offer a practical fiber solution for coverage of the relay,” said Bob McAlpine, vice president of global sales & business development for MultiDyne. “This is another example of how MultiDyne is successfully providing fiber technology to the sports video industry.” "MultiDyne’s fiber transport link played an important role in the coverage of the event,” said Jackey Cheng, director of sales & marketing of CT Technology. “We appreciated the prompt delivery and strenuous technical support for the interface of the digital cameras to the fiber links, which resulted in smooth shooting." The DVM-1000 series is designed for applications that demand professional quality video, audio and data transmission over fiber. Applications include links from studio to transmitter (STL), studio to studio, studio to CATV head-end, common carrier, RBOC Telco circuits, distance learning, Intelligent Transportation Systems & back-haul feeds from special events. The series supports NTSC, PAL, SECAM , as well as video, with diplexed audio carriers at 4.5MHz, 5.8 MHz and 6.4 MHz. The design features differential video and audio inputs that greatly reduce hum and noise. About MultiDyne: MultiDyne provides fiber optic transport systems for video, audio, SDI, HD-SDI, 3G HD-SDI, AES, ethernet, data, PTZ, RGB/VGA, DVI, HDMI, and CATV; optical multiplexing, CWDM; automatic protection switching; loss detectors with automatic switchover; test signal and character ID generators; video, audio and digital distribution amplifiers; cable equalizers; automatic gain AGCs; electrical and fiber optic routing switchers; tactical cable assemblies; XLR adapter panels as well as other television accessories. MultiDyne has been serving the broadcast, cable, satellite, production, digital cinema, pro-AV, corporate, retail, surveillance, teleconferencing, judicial arraignment, transportation, government and healthcare sectors for over 30 years. For more information, call MultiDyne at 1-800-488-8378 or 1-516-671-7278, visit our Web site at, or send an email to All products mentioned herein are trademarked property of their respective owners. MultiDyne Video & Fiber Optic Systems 191 Forest Avenue Locust Valley, NY 11560 Tel: +1 (516) 671-7278 Fax: +1 (516) 671-3362 Press Contact: Cynthia Odom The Marcom Team Tel: +1 (757) 285-7650 ####