Barco gear? We LIKE!

2 May 2013 was a memorable day for 500 of Europe’s mobile developers. That day, they got a unique chance to meet up with Facebook mobile engineers and product managers at Facebook’s very first non-US developers conference. The Old Truman Brewery in London, where the event was held, featured a wide array of Barco gear to support the Facebook professionals while presenting their tips and tricks.

BanoPro AV rental & staging installed Barco’s DLP projectors, including four of the new RLM W12+ units, for the auditorium main screens. A Barco Encore set-up (5x VP, 2xSC) and several DSC-200 switchers were used for screen control, HD graphics switching and to manage all the signals.

"It goes without saying that image quality was key for Facebook. On top of that, we consider usability and reliability crucial too," said Arjen Kijk in de Vegte, Technical Director at BanoPro. “The Barco technology delivered all that. And much more besides.” London’s former brewery was packed with mobile app adepts, who all went home excited about what they’d learned, as well as about the visually impressive setting…