Platform allows up to 10 minutes recording time

FEBRUARY 25, 2009--The Taurus Platform, long-recording technology compatible with M-Series cameras, allows 1-10 minutes of record time on a single system.

FEBRUARY 25, 2009--The Taurus Platform, long-recording technology compatible with M-Series cameras, allows 1-10 minutes of record time on a single system. Fully configured for turnkey operation, the platform's compact server writes to one card and uses Motion Studio software. Powered by the quad-core dual Xeon platform, it is designed for long, slow-motion recordings and includes the M-Series camera. Practical applications of the Taurus Platform include lab use, production time, analysis, and optical tracking mounts. Features include 32-Gbyte ECC FBDIMMs capacity (4 Gbytes standard); 160-Gbyte standard solid-state memory; dual Intel Gigabit Ethernet connections; 4x hard disk drive (3 1/2-in. SATA300; 320 Gbytes standard, configured in RAID 0).
Integrated Design Tools (IDT)
Tallahassee, FL, USA
www.IDTvision.com

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PRESS RELEASE

IDT: Small Technology Just Got Longer

Integrated Design Tools, Inc. Introduces the Taurus Platform

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Professionals using high-speed imaging technology meet inconveniences and limitations when recording longer-than-average footage. A solution is now available to fix just that. This week, Integrated Design Tools, Inc. (IDT) introduced the Taurus Platform, long-recording technology compatible with the company's compact M-Series cameras, allowing one to 10 minutes of record time on a single system.

"We are always developing solution-based technology, and this is a complete solution," said Dr. Luiz Lourenco, CEO of IDT. "We have created that happy medium of record time."

When recording long footage, users are often forced to use a disk array, which can become expensive and complicated. Fully configured for turn-key operation, the Taurus Platform's compact server writes to one card and uses Motion Studio software. Powered by the Quad Core Dual Xeon Platform, it is especially designed for long, slow-motion recordings and includes the M-Series camera. Practical applications of the Taurus Platform include lab use, production time analysis and optical tracking mounts.

"IDT is unique in offering bundled solutions," said Rick Sutherland, IDT Sales Manager. "Normally, you would have to acquire such capabilities through a third party, but now you can
make one phone call."

Technical Specifications:
Memory: 32GB ECC FBDIMMs Capacity (4GB Standard)1
Solid State Memory: 160 GB Standard2
Dual Intel Gigabit Ethernet connections
Mass Storage: 4xHard Disk Drive 3 1/2" SATA300
(320GB Standard-Configured in RAID 0)3

The Taurus Platform includes the necessary camera link interface for M-Series cameras, along with a state-of-the-art, solid-state memory to achieve several minutes of recording at the maximum frame rate and resolution. For more technical specifications, visit IDTVision.com.

About IDT
Integrated Design Tools, Inc. (IDT) provides digital imaging solutions to industries requiring
unparalleled precision, versatility and performance. Founded in 1997, IDT's team of leading scientists and professionals is rooted in the foundations of high-speed video, including EktaPro high-speed camera development. Taking the industry to new levels, IDT offers high-speed digital imaging along with highly integrated systems such as data acquisition and signal
synchronization modules. With masterfully designed products, service excellence, and offices in North America, Europe and Asia, IDT continues to lead the industry through imagination and innovation. For more information, visit IDTvision.com.

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