Dayton, OH, August 15, 2016 – STRATACACHE, a leading provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage, media distribution, and enterprise video acceleration technologies, today announced the acquisition of super majority control of Scala Inc. Combining the largest U.S. digital signage company with the largest international digital signage company will provide significant operational synergies and allow both firms to deliver enhanced solutions and services to customers across the globe. STRATACACHE’s strong balance sheet and large-scale operations will enhance Scala’s competitive edge—and Scala’s global channels and significant reseller and partner network will fuel STRATACACHE’s growing business outside of the United States. “STRATACACHE has great admiration for the Scala platform, the Scala team, the Scala Reseller Channel, and the great history of the company,” said Chris Riegel, CEO of STRATACACHE. “With the STRATACACHE acquisition of Scala, we believe that we can help Scala and its partner channel realize the runaway success that STRATACACHE has experienced in the digital signage industry, while significantly improving the depth and breadth of products and services for Scala customers and channel partners worldwide.” The acquisition brings significant operational scale and cost advantages to Scala and will directly benefit the Scala dealer channel through STRATACACHE’s commitment to additional channel investment, resources, and solutions that will broaden the scope of offerings for the reseller channel. “This consolidation of capabilities enables better service of needs on the global stage through the combined strengths of these preeminent suppliers, each of which has been central to digital place-base media application and advancement,” said digital media specialist Lyle Bunn. In STRATACACHE’s augmenting of its direct supply model with supply through channel partners and integrators as used by Scala, STRATACACHE will move the industry’s supply capacities to new levels. He continued, “Current users of Scala will benefit from a deeper knowledge base and improved corporate stability.” Together, STRATACACHE and Scala will increase value for customers bydelivering richer and more comprehensive solutions to engage customer experiences across multiple digital platforms all around the world. As the gaming division of STRATACACHE, Carmanah Signs looks forward to offering continuously evolving innovations for their lottery and casino customers worldwide. About STRATACACHE and Carmanah Signs STRATACACHE is the leading provider of intelligent digital signage, digital merchandising, mobile enablement and rich media solutions. These solutions help inspire and influence customers at the point-of- decision, generating new sales opportunities. With over 1.5 million software activations globally, STRATACACHE has the deepest and widest footprint in the market and consistently enhances offerings to better serve customers. Carmanah Signs, STRATACACHE’s gaming division, provides everything from digital signage software and hardware (media players, screens, tablets, networking equipment, and jackpot signs) to services (content creation, scheduling & distribution, network monitoring, and technical support). Together, STRATACACHE and Carmanah have over 1.4 million connected media players and 120,000 wireless jackpot signs at retailers around the world, serving 49 lottery customers on four continents. As an associate member of five global lottery associations, and an ongoing sponsor and content contributor to numerous lottery industry events, Carmanah is the only digital signage provider committed to the lottery industry at this level. About Scala Scala solutions deliver engaging experiences by connecting networks of digital signs, kiosks, mobile devices, websites and Internet-connected devices in both public and private environments. Scala provides the platform to easily create and centrally manage deployment of experiences, while retaining the flexibility to rapidly adapt to local business conditions. Scala has over 25 years’ experience informing, educating, and entertaining audiences across wide-ranging industries like retail, finance, education, healthcare, and more. Headquartered near Philadelphia, PA, Scala has a worldwide network of partners and developers spanning more than 100 countries.