Jul 16, 2013
PHOENIX -- Businesses looking to integrate a state-of-the-art digital signage media player now need only call Rorke Global Solutions™, a business unit of the Avnet Embedded division of Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT). Rorke Global Solutions is expanding its Paladin™ product line to include a new digital signage media player developed around Intel® Core™ architecture and the newly announced Intel® Retail Client Manager (Intel® RCM) content management software platform.
The Paladin digital signage media player is available today and is the first in a series of digital media products from Rorke Global Solutions that will be released in coming months. It is ideal for use in retail outlets, information points (such as kiosks and stadium signage), or waiting areas (such as in medical facilities or transportation depots). It comes with a fully integrated content management system, optimized for the Intel® Core™ processor family. Rorke Global Solutions is offering customization, installation and integration services today, and will deliver hosting and call center support for the Paladin product line within the next month.
"Companies are looking for a full service solution provider to maximize their return on investment from digital signage deployment. Rorke Global Solutions provides the best-in-class products and services needed to tailor solutions to the unique requirements of each member of the diverse community of customers we serve," stated Chuck Kostalnick, senior vice president of Avnet Embedded. "Having optimized Intel® RCM content management software in the Paladin media player enables our customers to expand their digital signage options to fully leverage the powerful Intel® CoreTM processor family. We're enabling a new generation of signage."
"By pairing Intel® RCM with Rorke Global Solutions' Paladin digital signage media player, retailers and small businesses get a fully integrated digital signage solution to reach their customers with personalized, relevant content near the point-of-sale," said Joe Jensen, general manager of Intel's Retail Solutions Division. "Using the Intel RCM software, users can launch attention-grabbing campaigns with ease across multiple touch points, ensuring they are reaching the right customer, at the right time, with the right product."
Learn more about Rorke Global Solutions complete digital signage solution at http://www.rorke.com/industries/rorke-digital-signage-solutions.
About Avnet Electronics Marketing
Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc. that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 70 countries, distributing electronic components from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain and supply-chain services. The group's website is located at www.em.avnet.com.
About Avnet, Inc.
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012, Avnet generated revenue of $25.7 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.
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