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Santa Clara, CA, November 10, 2009 – Pragmatic Communications Systems, Inc., the leaders in audio/video control and signal distribution, recently introduce the third generation of their revolutionary CATS™ system. Designed for sending signals over extended distances exceeding 1000 feet with no audible, visible or measurable loss, CATS™ is rewriting the rules in the design of large commercial installations. The system is expandable and delivers 12 zones & 12 sources over category 5 cable.

The high quality and high resolution Pragmatic VGA extenders deliver surprising clarity and untainted audio video distribution over extended distances up to 1000 ft on CAT5 cable.

The VGA & audio over CAT5 distribution series provides the most flexible solution by which high resolution PC video and high quality stereo audio can be transmitted to different locations over ultra long distances.

Built with two VGA and digital/analog audio loop-outs, local A/V receivers can provide extra video and audio fan-outs through typical VGA, S/PDIF, and analog audio cables. The high bandwidth VGA can be transmitted up to 65 meters (210 feet) on the local ports. VGA & audio over CAT5 distribution series also extends VGA stereo audio source up to 330 meters (1000 ft) through cost effective Cat-5/5e/6 LAN cables. The CATSVGS- RX1 and CATSVGA-RX1D are equipped with equalization, gain control and dskew functions, assuring superior video and audio transmissions, the best most cost effective on the market.

Pragmatic Communications, located in the heart of Silicon Valley, was founded in 1994 by award-winning engineer Prasanna Shah. Based in Santa Clara, California, the company designs and manufactures its products in the U.S., for both professional and consumer markets. Pragmatic, known for their proprietary CATS and DMS™ technologies, provide products that are used throughout the world in demanding lifecritical, educational and entertainment applications. The company’s products are marketed exclusively to professional systems contractors. For additional information, please contact their sales department at 408 735 0300 or email Alternatively, you can visit Pragmatic website at

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Jean-Paul Lefebvre
Pragmatic Communications Systems, Inc.