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Sterling, Virginia—May 2, 2012
Classic Cinemas Is Full Speed Ahead on its Digital Rollout with GDC Technology Servers
GDC Technology (“GDC Tech”), a world leading digital cinema solution provider, was selected by Downers Grove, Illinois (USA) based Classic Cinemas (“Classic”) to provide the SX-2000A Digital Cinema Server with Integrated Media Block (“IMB”) for it’s complete digital conversion of 100 movie screens. Classic installed 100 new GDC Tech servers which feature advanced digital cinema technology.
Classic won industry awards for it’s restoration of older movie theaters starting as far back as 1978 with the Tivoli Theatre in Downers Grove. It’s mission is to provide an outstanding, affordable experience in a well maintained, well-supervised environment, using state of the art technology. Classic is totally committed to customer service while working with the community to improve the quality of life. With the SX-2000A Digital Cinema Servers with IMB being exclusively deployed at it’s cinemas, Classic is leapfrogging into the future of cinematic entertainment.
“We are extremely satisfied with the earlier deployment of GDC Tech servers and after-care services. We have decided to move forward using GDC Tech products exclusively in the rest of our theaters,” said Mr. Chris Johnson, Vice President Operations, Classic Cinemas. “GDC Tech shares the same belief as we do, providing the best service to customers and demonstrating it’s dedication to the industry. We look forward to GDC Tech’s equipment delivering a more exciting cinema experience to our customers. ”
“GDC Tech is pleased to have gained the trust of Classic which has a long history in cinema exhibition.” said Dr. Man-Nang Chong, founder and CEO of GDC Tech. “The industry is now moving quickly into the digital age. In providing cutting edge and technologically advanced products, complemented by aftersales support services to Classic, GDC Tech joins hands with Classic to provide a futuristic cinematic experience for moviegoers. ”
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About GDC Technology Limited:
GDC Technology Limited ("GDC Technology") is a leading global digital cinema solutions provider with the largest installed base of digital cinema servers in the Asia-Pacific region and the second largest globally. GDC Technology develops, manufactures and sells digital cinema servers that meet the highly demanding performance, security and reliability requirements established by Hollywood studios. GDC Technology also provides a comprehensive suite of digital cinema products and services providing exhibitors and distributors with a one-stop solution for exhibiting digital cinema content, including integrated projection systems, 3D products, projector lamps and silver screens. Founded in Singapore in 1999 and headquartered in Hong Kong, GDC Technology has established a global market presence and strong brand recognition with 10 offices and 27 local service centers around the world.
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About Classic Cinemas:
Classic Cinemas is a family owned theatre chain founded in 1978 with 100 screens in 13 locations across Northern Illinois with all but one theatre in the Chicago DMA. Many of Classic Cinemas locations are historic downtown theatres and have been meticulously renovated to highlight their character. This combined with outstanding guest services and the latest technology helps create an exceptional movie going experience.
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