Philips Releases Strand System Builder TM Version 3.2

16 August 2009,


Philips Strand Lighting is pleased to announce that Version 3.2 of Strand System BuilderTM software has been released and is available as a free download from its website:

Not only a valuable reference tool, Strand System BuilderTM is a lighting control system software tool that facilitates the design and specification of Strand Lighting dimming and control products. This simple-to-use program guides users step-by-step through the process of selecting the right lighting control solution to fit any need - from display to theatrical - and everything in between.

New features available with Strand System BuilderTM V3.2 include:

  • 230V Product Selection - With the release of V3.2, Strand System BuilderTM becomes a global solution allowing users to select dimming and control products for any region of the globe. The addition of EC21, WallRack and the rest of the Strand 230V product catalog make Strand System BuilderTM a worldwide tool for reference and system design.
  • Philips Selecon Luminaires - Selecon has an unrivalled history as an innovator of optical systems and luminaires. The addition of the Strand Selecon line of luminaries to Strand System BuilderTM makes it the only design tool available with a full line of theatrical lighting fixtures. The Acclaim, Rama, Pacific, Arena, Hui, and Aurora product families have been integrated into a completely re-designed Luminaire Wizard to help users pick the correct luminaire for their specific application.

Philips Strand Lighting offers the world's most comprehensive and competitive range of luminaires, dimming equipment, control systems and software to answer the creative needs of lighting designers working in theatre, television, film, themed environments and sophisticated architectural applications.

For further information please contact:
Peter Rogers
Philips Strand Lighting
Voice: 714-230-8205
Fax: 714-899-0042

About Royal Philips Electronics
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