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DICENTIS Conference System

DICENTIS Conference System

Revolutionary IP-based platform for the integrated conference world of tomorrow

Inform. Impress. Inspire.

The installation and configuration of the system is quick and easy. With an IP- and server-based architecture, it is built on open standards to ensure a high degree of flexibility, superior audio performance for up to 100 languages, and enable third party integration. The system harnesses the most powerful security protection on the market to safeguard sensitive data throughout the conference chain.

Always delivering and adapting to evolving needs

Flexibility and user experience is at the heart of the DICENTIS Conference System, so customers can plan for expansion with adaptability for the years ahead. Discover how you can take full advantage of the IP-related benefits of DICENTIS.

Highest performance

Highest performance

Highest performance

Uncompressed digital audio for all system components results in superior, latency-free audio for up to 100 languages.

  • Offers a full Gb of Ethernet bandwidth in every device
  • Provides a natural, uninterrupted audio connection for maximum intelligibility
  • Uses patented Digital Acoustic Feedback Suppression to automatically optimize intelligibility regardless of volume

Highest performance
Future-proof

Future-proof

Future-proof

Standardized IP technology and software-based ecosystem assure a reliable, scalable and future-proof conference solution.

  • Uses the OMNEO platform which is based on standard Ethernet
  • Extends features through software licenses and updates without replacing or adding hardware
  • Assures long-term support by using software services run on the Windows platform

Future-proof
Secure

Secure

Secure

Internationally recognized encryption and open standard security technology assures the best protection against eavesdropping, unauthorized access and data tampering.

  • Uses TLS-SSL (Transport Layer Security, secure sockets layer) - the most powerful, legal security on the market, used to secure bank transactions and highly sensitive data
  • Installs automatically using a unique key generator to ensure a secure connection
  • Maintained by IT professionals with regular updates by Microsoft and Bosch
  • The Windows server platform offers off-the-shelf solutions from RAID and dual power supply, to Hyper-V and seamless fail over solutions by means of virtualization

Secure
Flexible

Flexible

Flexible

Tailored to your needs – small or large, standalone or integrated with complementary solutions, all supporting the system configuration of your choice.

  • Ethernet and TCP/IP technology supports standalone to full integration into your IT infrastructure, independent of system size
  • Standard technologies such as IP, Dante, AES70, Ethernet and Windows Services allow seamless integration with IP audio solutions and software applications
  • Use your preferred system configuration - daisy-chain, loop or star
  • Because the participant devices support PoE and the available infrastructure can be used, a boardroom can be fitted with participant devices without the need to add additional cables.
  • Due to supporting Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP), redundancy to the participant devices can be offered in case of a cable or power supply outage

Flexible
Cost-effective

Cost-effective

Cost-effective

Leverages standard IT infrastructure, server space, existing IT knowledge and allows for remote maintenance possibilities to reduce costs.

  • Supports audio, video and meeting data all on one cable running on the existing network
  • Integrates off-the-shelf products, self-designed apps and existing third-party systems using standard cables
  • Minimize rack space by hosting software on virtual machines running on server hardware
  • Standard IT-knowledge and tools can be used to maintain the system versus training on proprietary communication techniques

Cost-effective

Application areas and references

DICENTIS is ideal for a wide variety of uses, from small to complex integrated meeting set-ups, from small-sized organizations to multinational corporations, as well as local, to national governments and international summits. The system is capable of connecting a network of up to 750 conference devices and even more upon request. It seamlessly integrates with other systems sharing the same IP network such as video streams or content management systems.

City council

City councils

City councils

  • Discussion / structures meetings
  • Voting
  • Camera control

The chairperson can really take charge of the meeting and can access the meeting content via the high-capacitive touchscreen of the DICENTIS Multimedia device. Municipalities and city councils often have to vote for or against local projects and on budgetary matters. Additionally, the DICENTIS Conference System supports automatic camera control enabling participants and the chairperson to see the face of the speakers on the large conference screen.

City council
Regional parliament

Parliaments

Regional parliaments

  • Acoustical excellence
  • Operator control
  • Language selection

As regional councils and governmental meetings are mostly held in larger venues, room acoustics plays an important role. Extended PC software is available to enable an operator to control meeting discussions, advanced audio settings, process monitoring and more. Participants can follow the discussion in their own language, when simultaneous interpretation is provided.

Regional parliament
Boardroom

Boardrooms

Boardrooms

  • Design
  • Video conferencing
  • Multimedia facilities
  • Custom App integration

The device’s aesthetic design complements any interior from centuries-old structures to ultra-modern buildings. Easy connect to video conferencing equipment, to support remote meetings. During meetings, board members can easily share data via the high resolution touch screen on the devices and project this information on the big screens in the room. Specific needs such as live stock exchange information, live multimedia streams, weather info, catalogues, price lists or inventory information customized apps can be integrated into the DICENTIS Multimedia device’s open platform.

Boardroom
Convention center

Convention centers

Convention centers

  • Interpretation with language support
  • Language selection
  • Passive-room coupling

Interpreters can see video of the speakers so they can interpret additional meaning from the presenter’s non-verbal communications. Clear readability of native characters and symbols in the language selection menu makes it easy for the participants to select their preferred language. Reconfigure the system to increase the number of participants with passive-room coupling.

Convention center
two men at a transporter

Rental companies

Rental companies

  • Fit for now
  • Fit for the future
  • Fit for transport

DICENTIS is the best investment for rental companies for now and in the future. The open IP technology makes installation quick and easy, so valuable time is saved. It is a networked solution using IP open standards, this means future IP-based systems can easily be integrated. It also mean that the system can be expanded to support up to 100 interpreted languages. The equipment can be transported in specially made high quality lightweight, sturdy transport cases to protect during transit.

two men at a transporter

Unique conference devices

Encouraging constructive dialogue, that’s what it is all about. The complete product line-up provides an enhanced meeting experience – thanks to the intelligent Bosch audio technologies, innovative design and advanced discussion functionalities.

Device functionalities

Covering all application areas

Covering all application areas

With six conference devices and two interpreter desks, the DICENTIS Conference System is able to cover all possible application areas with its’ complete set of functions: discussion, dual discussion, identification, dual identification, voting, dual voting, simultaneous interpreting and language selection, dual language selection, participant list, live video feed, third party apps, document viewing, internet access and presentation viewing. Different devices can be mixed in the same set-up to match the application. Each device can be used for very specific purposes and has a different set of advanced functionalities.

Device functionalities
Industry-leading designs

Industry-leading designs

Industry-leading designs

Design plays a key role in how people interact. All DICENTIS conference devices support maximum meeting efficiency and have been designed with industry-leading features to meet the highest quality standards.

  • Choice between 3 pluggable microphones: the High directive, the Long stem or Short stem microphone.
  • High Directive Microphone and intelligent Acoustic Feedback Suppression ensure crystal clear speech reproduction.
  • Loudspeaker and microphone can be active simultaneously to provide excellent speech intelligibility.
  • Conference devices with optimal ergonomic design have an intuitive user experience.
  • The devices can be functionally enhanced by adding software functionalities.
  • Availability of advanced discussion functionalities, such as the “Possible to speak” indicator, to immediately engage in the discussion when the function is available.

Industry-leading designs
DICENTIS Multimedia device

Multimedia device

DICENTIS Multimedia device

To completely fulfill all conference needs, the DICENTIS Multimedia device has built-in multimedia features. The device identifies the user via a built-in NFC card reader. It even offers live video so delegates can see – as well as hear – the delegate speaking. Users can browse documents for easy information sharing ...and access the internet for finding current information on various topics.

DICENTIS Multimedia device
Discussion device with touchscreen

Discussion device with touchscreen

DICENTIS Discussion device with touchscreen

The device’s 4.3 inch touchscreen optimizes meeting efficiency by guiding the participants through the meeting, allowing them to easily identify each speaker and to view the speaker request list. The screen also provides easy access to the interpretation languages and voting information.

With the DICENTIS Discussion device with touchscreen, two participants can share the same device not only to discuss separately, but also to vote separately and the built-in NFC card reader will identify both users. They can even follow the meeting in two different languages. This all-in-one device saves table space and equipment costs.

Discussion device with touchscreen
Discussion device with language selector

Discussion device with language selector

DICENTIS Discussion device with language selector

The DICENTIS Discussion device with language selector features functions such as request to speak, dual use and user identification via the built-in NFC card reader for fast participant recognition. The device features a language selection menu so participants can hear the discussion in their own language when simultaneous interpretation is available. Selecting a language is easy and straightforward; simply plugging the headphone into the device will automatically activate the device’s language selection functionality. The delegate then scrolls through the list of available languages via the touch buttons on the device. Importantly, native characters are used in the on-screen list so participants can very quickly find their preferred language, and immediately focus on the meeting.

Discussion device with language selector
Discussion device with voting

Discussion device with voting

DICENTIS Discussion device with voting

The DICENTIS Discussion device with voting incorporates standard parliamentary-style voting facilities. The device identifies the user via a built–in NFC (Near Field Communication) card reader and enables quick and easy voting via colored voting touch buttons that only light up when the functionality is required. Even secret voting is possible.

Discussion device with voting
Discussion device

Discussion device

DICENTIS Discussion device

The DICENTIS Discussion device enables clear, productive discussion with advanced features such as the “Possible to speak” indication enabling participants to immediately engage in the discussion when the function is assigned. The dual use function allows two participants to share a single device, ensuring maximum efficiency and reduced cost.

Discussion device
DICENTIS Interpreter desk

Interpreter desk with video output

DICENTIS Interpreter desk with video output

The interpreter desk enables simultaneous interpreting in multilingual events for up to 100 languages. This ergonomic device complies with the latest as well as future market requirements. The vertical Graphical User Interface logically divides the sections for input and output languages in two columns. A simplified interface, showing only the used functions, can be configured for less experienced users. During the entire interpreting process, only relevant information is displayed and unused features can be hidden.

The interpreter desk with video output gives the interpreter the possibility to see the current speaker or presentation. The HDMI video output makes it easy to connect a third party external screen. The video images can be selected from the interpreter desk using one of the assignable buttons.

DICENTIS Interpreter desk
DICENTIS Interpreter desk

Interpreter desk

DICENTIS Interpreter desk

The interpreter desk enables simultaneous interpreting in multilingual events for up to 100 languages. This ergonomic device complies with the latest as well as future market requirements. The vertical Graphical User Interface logically divides the sections for input and output languages in two columns. A simplified interface, showing only the used functions, can be configured for less experienced users. During the entire interpreting process, only relevant information is displayed and unused features can be hidden.

DICENTIS Interpreter desk
Flush language selector

Flush language selector

Flush language selector

Finished in black, the Flush language selector has a sleek form factor that will complement any interior. Touch buttons add to the streamlined look and feel of the device. The language selection functionality - with language ISO abbreviations or descriptions in native characters – is only visible when a headphone is connected and when interpretation languages are available. The bright screen automatically switches off seconds after use.

An invisible mounting system adds to the aesthetic refinement of the DICENTIS Flush language selector. It shares the same installation footprint and layout as the renowned DCN Flush range from Bosch, allowing it to easily replace the DCN-FCS Flush channel selector without any further rework of the conference location.

Flush language selector

The road to DICENTIS…

Bringing DICENTIS from concept or idea through market release and beyond incorporates an entire journey. Internal stakeholders talk about their involvement in this journey.

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

DICENTIS fulfilling the needs of the market today and tomorrow

The IP-based DICENTIS Conference System is the result of listening to the needs of our partners, system integrators and end-users combined with our deep knowledge of conference systems and technology. Find out more in this video from Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management.

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

Always Ahead providing the best technology to the market

Derk-Jan Elshout, Product Manager Conference Systems

Derk-Jan Elshout, Product Manager Conference Systems

Derk-Jan Elshout, Product Manager Conference Systems

Benefits of the IP-based architecture of the DICENTIS Conference System

As the conference market evolves, Bosch keeps you ahead with the IP and server-based architecture of DICENTIS. Hear from Product Manager Conference Systems, Derk-Jan Elshout, on the benefits of this approach for conference projects.

Derk-Jan Elshout, Product Manager Conference Systems
Ger Cloudt, Global Software R&D Manager

Ger Cloudt, Global Software R&D Manager

Ger Cloudt, Global Software R&D Manager

User benefits of standard IP technology in DICENTIS

Global Software R&D Manager Ger Cloudt explains how the use of standard IP technology in the DICENTIS Conference System is helping users, thanks to the ease of installation and stable base provided by this proven technology.

Ger Cloudt, Global Software R&D Manager
Yogesh Khambia, Agile Master

Yogesh Khambia, Agile Master

Yogesh Khambia, Agile Master

Key factors that customers value about the interpreter desk

The easy-to-use interface, ability to support more than 100 languages and IP-based scalability are key factors that customers value about the DICENTIS Interpreter desk says Agile Master Yogesh Khambia.

Yogesh Khambia, Agile Master
Anthonie van Woerdekom, Software architect

Anthonie van Woerdekom, Software architect

Anthonie van Woerdekom, Software architect

Adding more features over time with DICENTIS

The scalability of the DICENTIS Conference System ensures your investment is future-proof - for example, adding features over time using work stations and servers. Hear from our Software Architect Antonie van Woerdekom in this short video.

Anthonie van Woerdekom, Software architect
Murat Keskinkilinc, Marketing Manager Conference

Murat Keskinkilinc, Marketing Manager Conference

Murat Keskinkilinc, Marketing Manager Conference

Murat Keskinkilinc describing DICENTIS at ISE

Murat Keskinkilinc, Marketing Manager Conference, presents the intuitive DICENTIS Interpreter desk. The device has a unique vertical interface and is running on our fully IP-based DICENTIS conference platform.

Murat Keskinkilinc, Marketing Manager Conference
Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

Lars van den Heuvel presenting DICENTIS at ISE

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management, explains why you are always ahead with DICENTIS.

Lars van den Heuvel, Director Global Product Management

Innovator spotlight

The Innovator Spotlight features leaders in the conference industry embracing the latest technology and solutions.

Jeremy Ducklin

Jeremy Ducklin, CRN Australia

Innovator spotlight featuring Jeremy Ducklin

Jeremy Ducklin of Congress Rental in Australia and Singapore explains how his company differentiates from the competition and earns the reputation of trusted advisor.

Jeremy Ducklin
Robert Omovšek

Robert Omovšek, Robotrade Slovenia

Innovator Spotlight featuring Robert Omovšek

In this video, Robert Omovšek of Robotrade in Slovenia explains the benefits of partnering with IT professionals to help migrate the company and team to IP technology.

Robert Omovšek
Joaquin de Elías

Joaquin de Elías, Congress Rental Argentina

Innovator Spotlight featuring Joaquin de Elías

In this video, Joaquin de Elias of Congress Rental in Argentina presents multiple high-profile projects leveraging the benefits of IP technology and proves that innovation is in the DNA of his business.

Joaquin de Elías
Simon Stamatiadis

Simon Stamatiadis, Simon Building Technologies

Simon Stamatiadis featuring DICENTIS at ISE

Simon Stamatiadis, Vice President of Sales & Projects at Simon Building Technologies, shares his experience about the installation of 300 multimedia devices in the Hellenic Parliament. IP-based DICENTIS was selected because of the technology that it offers.

Simon Stamatiadis
Renata Papadimitriou

Renata Papadimitriou, Congress Rental Network

Renata Papadimitriou focusing on DICENTIS at ISE

Renata Papadimitriou, Executive Director of Congress Rental Network, is talking about the partnership between CRN and Bosch. CRN believes in innovation and incorporates the latest technology from Bosch. The DICENTIS system represents the cutting edge technology in conference and interpretation.

Renata Papadimitriou
Robert Omovšek

Robert Omovšek, Robotrade Slovenia

Robert Omovšek proposing DICENTIS at ISE

Robert Omovšek, Managing Director and Owner of Robotrade in Slovenia, gives his impressions on the DICENTIS Interpreter desk.

Robert Omovšek

Mastering DICENTIS

Mastering DICENTIS

Learn more about the DICENTIS system design, intuitive interface and practice application design. This will help make your work more efficient, your conference and discussion projects more profitable and your support network bigger.

Create an account on the Bosch Communication Systems Academy and register for the training that suits you best. Qualify yourself for DICENTIS and tell your customers all about it.

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