July 19th, 2007
D-Link India launched its wireless presentation gateway (DPG-2100), which
allows presenters to wirelessly connect to a projector or monitor. Display
presentations, applications, and images from several notebooks or desktops
without connecting additional wires. DPG-2100 reduces the amount of downtime in
meetings associated with multiple presenters.
The wireless presentation gateway includes both VGA and DVI-D outputs making
it compatible with the majority of projectors and monitors. Based on the 802.11g
wireless standard, the DPG-2100 is compatible with a wide range of wireless
devices including legacy 802.11b wireless devices. This enables presenters to
use their existing 802.11b wireless devices without having to incur additional
costs from upgrading. "It is ideal for conferences/ seminars and can be
used as effectively for a in-house meeting as for a day long conference,"
says Shridhar Kadam, VP - Product Engineering, D-Link India Ltd
The product handles all file formats including files produced by Microsoft
Office applications such as PowerPoint, Excel, and Word. Its inbuilt audio
support, allows a AV experience by connecting speakers to the projector or
monitor. It also allows presenters to access the Internet (connecting DPG-2100
to an existing network via the Ethernet port) and integrate content from the Web
into their presentations.
D-Link's management software installation process is simple. The software
enables seamless delivery of presentations for multiple users by way of a simple
DPG-2100 is available in the market at an approximate street price of Rs.