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EL SEGUNDO, Calif., February 27, 2008 – Accordent Technologies, Inc., today announced that it will unveil the Accordent Capture Station – Mobile Edition, a highly portable version of its widely popular turnkey multimedia presentation Accordent Capture Station, at booth C3151 at the National Association of Broadcasters exhibition, April 14 – 17th. The Accordent Capture Station – Mobile Edition offers all the features of the original Accordent Capture Station in a very powerful laptop-sized unit that comes with a padded nylon carrying case. Weighing as little as 13.5 pounds (depending on configuration) and containing its own 17-inch, 1720x1900 high-resolution widescreen display, the new unit enables clients to easily share automated multimedia presentation capabilities among multiple meeting rooms, lecture halls, departments or schools by simply packing up the unit and carrying it to the next event. The Accordent Capture Station – Mobile Edition provides all the automated rich media capture and publishing capabilities of the original Accordent Capture Station, including: • Automated Capture and Publishing of live- and on-demand online presentations that include streaming video and audio synchronized with any electronic visuals projected during events; • Full-Featured Presentation Editing capabilities to ensure presentations are accurate and always up to date; • Versatile Publishing Options – whether to client internal streaming and web servers, to commercial Content Delivery Networks or to course/learning management systems; • Fully Customizable Interface, enabling clients to deliver online presentations that meet their branding rules and provide a huge array of options for video and graphic pane sizes and placement, functionality (such as fast forward, closed captioning, thumbnails etc.); • Multi-codec/Platform/Playback Support, providing the ability to serve the widest possible audiences with ease – whether via Flash, Windows or Real Media to all major browsers in PC, Mac or Linux environments; • End-to-end Multimedia Management Capabilities – when integrated with the Accordent Media Management System™: o Any Accordent Capture Station can be centrally scheduled and managed to provide automatic scheduling of meetings and lectures; o All presentations can be automatically ingested into a searchable portal that enables viewers to easily locate and playback relevant presentations via an individually customized view; o Clients can precisely measure the effectiveness of their training, communications and educational programs using the industry’s most advanced audience tracking capabilities, that monitor exactly which viewers have watched what presentation, for how long, and how they interacted (polling, online testing) with presentations both live and over time. “The Accordaet Capture Station – Mobile Edition truly addresses growing demand from users for an internal webcasting solution that is not only easy to use, but extends their rich communications capabilities well beyond their regular meeting rooms, to anywhere that a meeting or class is taking place�, said Mike Newman, CEO of Accordent Technologies. The Accordent Rich Media Communications Suite is the only automated, end-to-end infrastructure for creating, distributing, managing and measuring the effectiveness of multimedia presentation assets. The company’s rich media creation products include its flagship Accordent PresenterPRO™, a live and on-demand webcasting solution with interactive features, such as polling, surveys and moderated Q&A; the Accordent Capture Station™, an easy-to-use, room-based appliance that enables anyone to webcast and record high-value presentations that take place every day in the world's meeting rooms, classrooms and boardrooms; and Accordent Engage™, a behind-the-firewall, enhanced audio webcasting system that enables multimedia webcasting from the desktop. The company’s media management platform is the Accordent Media Management System, the first centralized online communications management infrastructure for ingesting, organizing, searching, publishing and securing multi-level access to Accordent presentations and other multimedia communications - including archived web- and video-conferences. About Accordent Technologies, Inc. Accordent Technologies provides enterprise-wide rich media communications solutions that enable world-class organizations to inform, train and engage their audiences online. More than 1500 customers worldwide, including Unisys, JP Morgan Chase, Ford, Harvard and National Institutes of Health, rely on Accordent solutions to create, manage, distribute and measure the effectiveness of their multimedia presentation assets. Accordent has earned distinction for its award-winning products and long-standing commitment to the success of its customers and partners. Learn more about Accordent’s exceptional solutions at

. Accordent Capture Station, Accordent PresenterPRO, Accordent Engage and Accordent Media Management System are trademarks of Accordent Technologies. Other trademarks that may be mentioned in this release are the intellectual property of their respective owners. Contact : Darian Germain, Accordent Technologies, 703-608-3404



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