Color Kinetics delivers ColorBlaze -- a high-performance, 6' or 4' intelligent LED illumination system that features superior control, on-board power, and streamlined design for theatrical, entertainment, and architectural applications.
ColorBlaze was introduced in May 2003 at Lightfair International and is available for sale today.
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Color Kinetics Incorporated (Nasdaq: CLRK) is a pioneer in the design, marketing and licensing of intelligent solid-state lighting systems and technology. The company's award-winning product lines combine the increasing advantages of LEDs as a light source with its patented digital control technology for use in wide-ranging applications. Its flagship technologies leverage a patented layer of digital intelligence, called Chromacore├é┬«, to generate and control millions of colors and dynamic lighting effects.
Color Kinetics operates in two principal lines of business: Lighting Systems, including solid-state lighting devices, digital controllers and software for use in high-performance lighting projects; and OEM & Licensing, including a standard line of intelligent solid-state lighting modules that can be readily incorporated by other manufacturers. Color Kinetics also licenses its technology both within and beyond the lighting industry.
Color Kinetics' intelligent solid-state lighting systems illuminate the exteriors of signature office buildings, add visual impact to the interiors of retail stores and residences, provide entertaining lighting effects that help attract patrons to hospitality venues, and supply versatile, high-performance lighting for television and stage sets. The company's systems have been installed in thousands of user sites around the world, including Brookstone, Carnival Cruise Lines, Cathay Financial Center, Hairspray on Broadway, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Harrah's, Marriott, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York State Bridge Authority, NBA Entertainment, Nortel Networks, Northwest Airlines, Rainforest Caf├â┬ę, Royal Caribbean International and Wheel of Fortune.
Color Kinetics' investment in research and development is reflected by its intellectual property portfolio, which comprises 41 issued patents and more than 130 patent applications pending. Founded in 1997 by George Mueller and Ihor Lys, Color Kinetics is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with offices in the UK and China, and a joint venture in Japan.