Oblong Mezzanine

Oblong Mezzanine is a collaborative tool in which a multiscreen system with a dynamic concept called "infopresence" is the heart of the system. An Ultrasonic pointer pin can be used to control any number of screens distributed in the room; Live video and applications, define single- or multi-screen workspaces, and share with remote participants and BYOD devices. The system already has three in its basic configuration 1080p displays, which extend almost indefinitely - and can be used and operated simultaneously by up to 56 participants via browser or app.

Mezzanine Components

  • Mezzanine appliance: rack mountable appliance which is used as hub during the collaboration sessions
  • 3D tracking system: in-room control station of Mezzanine; consists of a ceiling mounted sensor array, a base radio, and wireless wand control devices
  • Workspace displays: three 1080p displays that act as the primary digital workspace for your content and working session
  • Corkboard displays: 1080p displays which can be add as extension of the main workspace
  • Whiteboard camera: coupled with the wand, enables easy snapshots if a traditional or digital whiteboard surface
  • Video conferencing (optional): add video calling to your Mezzanine experience by connecting a video conferencing system

Controlling Mezzanine

  • Wand: Spatially-tracked hand-held devices that provide direct pointing control within Mezzanine
  • Web browser app: Mezzanine web app that provides both in-room and remote control of Mezzanine
  • iOS and Android device: edge devices that provide both in-room and remote control of Mezzanine

Technical details: Oblong Mezzanine

Mezzanine Appliance:

  • 2U rackmount appliance

Video Inputs:

  • 10 simultaneous inputs
  • 4x HDMI streams
  • Common supported formats: 1080p30, 720p60
  • 1x IP camera stream
  • 5x Network video streams (Screencast)

Video Outputs:

  • 6x HDMI outputs
  • Supported Format: 1080p60

Network interface Connections:

  • 1x Network connection port
  • 1x IP whiteboard camera port

Tracking Interface Connections:

  • 1x Ultrasonic emitter port
  • 2x Radio receiver port

Hard Drives:

  • 500 GB solid-state drive

Operating System:

  • Ubuntu 12.04 LTS


  • 3.30 x 19.00 x 20.25 in (H x W x D)


  • 24 lbs


  • V: 100-240 V
  • A: 6.0 (@115V)/3.0A (@230V)
  • Hz: 47-63 Hz
  • W: 500 W

Operating Environment:

  • 23°F-95° (-5°C-35°C)


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