Katie Clark

Katie Clark

Katie Clark is the assistant editor at rAVe [PUBS]. Contact her at katherine@ravepubs.com.

Jetbuilt Launches Engineering Scrub Capability to Project Management Solution


Jetbuilt, the leading global AV project software adds functionality to require projects are scrubbed by an engineer, further enhancing the platform’s sales and project management solution. This optional workflow can be set to occur either before the Proposal stage or Install stage, where the project will be locked until scrubbed. “It enforces a technical review […]

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DiGiCo Provides AV Solutions for Irish Performer’s Past and Future Tours


Glaswegian Gerry Cinnamon is a singer-songwriter, acoustic guitarist and harmonica player whose star has been steadily rising in recent years. Since 2014 he’s released ten singles and two albums, the second of which (2020’s The Bonny) debuted at number one in the UK and Irish Albums Charts. Martin Capaldi and Will Nicholson (monitors and FOH […]

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AtlasIED Announces New Warehouse in Belgium, Products Available Now for Direct Shipping


AtlasIED announced the addition of a fully stocked warehouse in Belgium. AtlasIED’s portfolio of new EN54-24-certified solutions, as well as other European best-sellers, can be shipped directly from the new warehouse to systems integrators throughout Europe. Despite a global supply chain shortage, its central location minimizes shipping hassles and delays, enabling systems integrators to streamline […]

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DPA Microphones Mics Catch 147 Channels of Audio in Final Concert for Tony Bennett


Renowned crooner Tony Bennett recently took to the stage for the “One Last Time” concerts at Radio City Music Hall alongside long-time friend and collaborator Lady Gaga, and the performances were nothing short of magical. As this is likely to be the last time audiences see Bennett perform live, the concerts were captured and aired […]

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Advantech Expands Membership With the SDVoE Alliance


The SDVoE Alliance announced that Advantech has expanded its membership in the SDVoE Alliance as a contributing member. Advantech has added a range of SDVoE-compliant products to their 4K video processing product portfolio aimed at medical, industrial and professional audiovisual applications. Advantech’s SDVoE-compliant products include a 4K SDVoE hybrid encoder/recorder, an HDMI-over-IP multicast transceiver system […]

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Roland Announces n/zyme Model Expansion for FANTOM Synthesizer Series


Roland announced the n/zyme Model Expansion for the FANTOM synthesizer series, the latest addition to the ZEN-Core Model Expansion lineup. n/zyme is a modern instrument with a new synth engine from Roland and is an interactive music tool that offers layered wavetable oscillators, phase and shape modulation, resonant filters and two-step LFOs. In contrast with […]

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Avocor and Miro Announce Partnership To Optimize User Experience With Avocor Devices


Avocor announced its strategic partnership with Miro for better built-in collaboration on Avocor Devices. Miro currently works on Avocor devices, and the partnership solidifies their intention to jointly develop an optimized user experience for in-person and hybrid collaboration. “Hybrid work environments are now more common now than ever before. Organizations of all types are redefining […]

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SDVoE Tech and Black Box’s MCX AV-over-IP System Provide Perfect Platform for Esports and Gaming Center at UNC Chapel Hill


The Carolina Gaming Arena at UNC-Chapel Hill is a place for students to come together, find others within the on-campus gaming community and celebrate everything students do in the area of gaming, be it social, academic or research-oriented. UNC-Chapel Hill has put targeted programming and support models in place to support healthy gaming practices and curtail the negative effects […]

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Announcing: LAVNCH WEEK 5


It’s back and better than ever, AVtweeps — it’s LAVNCH WEEK 5! The AV industry’s flagship virtual event, LAVNCH WEEK, will return March 1-3, 2022, and this time, we’re bringing together leading AV, digital signage, UCC and emerging technology leaders and manufacturers for a networking and educational event like no other.  Emphasizing peer-to-peer discussions, leading education […]

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PreSonus Updates Sphere Membership Plan to Allow User Collaboration


PreSonus released a major update to its PreSonus Sphere membership plan, which already includes the Studio One Professional, Notion and more. PreSonus Sphere’s new Community feature allows members to connect and discuss audio topics, share new mixes to get feedback, get advice on the concept art for digital releases and find other PreSonus Sphere members to […]

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Key Digital Reveals New Range of HDMI Over CAT5e/6 Extenders, Switchers and Transmitters


Key Digital has a new range of three-, two- and single-gang wall-plate/desktop box-mount switcher/transmitters. These products provide a range of input options, local and remote control, CEC display control and signal extension via HDBaseT and UHDoTP technology. The KD-X4x1WUTx is a 4×1 4K/18G Wall Plate Switcher featuring front-panel dual HDMI, Display Port and USB-C inputs. […]

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Maverick AV Solutions To Distribute Absen LED Products in Europe


Maverick AV Solutions, also known as TechData Europe, has announced it will be distributing Absen across Europe. Maverick AV says this is the largest Pan-EU distribution partnership for the brand. “This is a landmark new partnership for Maverick as LED displays to become more suited to a distribution model, with shorter delivery schedules and an exploding number […]

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K-array Promotes Francesco Maffei to Area Sales Manager of EMEA


K-array is pleased to announce the promotion of Francesco Maffei to Area Sales Manager of EMEA. In his new position, Francesco will oversee the company’s sales and marketing activities and initiatives throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa. Commenting on the new appointment, President of K-array Alessandro Tatini said: “We’re delighted that Francesco is taking the […]

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Advanced Systems Group Appoints Jorge Dighero as Director of Cloud Production Engineering


Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a solutions provider for media creatives and content owners, today announced that Jorge Dighero has joined the company as Director of Cloud Production Engineering. Already a veteran designer of cloud-centric live production workflows, in his new role, Dighero will help lead ASG’s cloud strategy, collaborate with customers to design the most […]

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SDVI Congratulates Hilary Roschke for Being Names Head of Americas and Chair of Boards for Rise North America


SDVI, the leading platform provider for cloud-native media supply chains, today congratulates Hilary Roschke, vice president of strategic operations, for being named head of Americas and chair of board for Rise North America. In this new role for the Rise organization, Roschke will help build relationships and drive North American membership and program expansion. “We […]

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Tripleplay Chooses Ascent, Japan as Regional Reseller of Tripleplay Solutions


Leading Enterprise Video, IPTV and Digital Signage manufacturer, Tripleplay, has partnered with Ascent, Japan as a reseller of Tripleplay solutions throughout the region. Ascent was founded in 1981 in Osaka, Japan later relocating their headquarters to Tokyo, and has been led by CEO Kenji Kikoshi since its inception. With an outstanding delivery record for clients […]

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Rise Welcomes Hilary Roschke as Chair of Board and Jill Porubovic as Head of Sponsorship


Rise, the award-winning advocacy group for gender diversity in the broadcast media technology announces today its newly appointed Head of Americas and Head of Sponsorship for the North American chapter, which was formed in 2020. Rise welcomes Hilary Roschke as Chair of Board and Jill Porubovic as Head of Sponsorship and former Co-Chairs Serena Harris and Meghan […]

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KRK Announces Grand Prize Winner of ‘KRK Kreator Classic’


The KRK Kreator Classic, a bracket-style competition aimed at North American beat-makers, recently wrapped with Theronn Calvin (aka Clyde Strokes or Clyde) named the winner. Clyde’s prize-winning beats advanced him through six weeks of head-to-head Instagram vote-based competitions to come out on top. In addition to $7,500 in gear, Clyde’s prize includes a three-day producer’s […]

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Fumasoli Audio & Lights Rental Invests in Adamson Live Sound System Solutions


Fumasoli Audio & Lights Rental recently invested in 24 x S7, 4 x S118, and 4 x PC5 from Adamson Systems Engineering, after more than 30 years at the forefront of live music in Italy. General Manager Enrico Fumasoli, son of the company’s founder Renato Fumasoli, acknowledged, “Adamson has always been a true benchmark of professional […]

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Quicklink’s Studio Solution Helps Avoid Emission of 21,353 Tons of CO2 Into Atmosphere


Quicklink, the leading provider of video and audio contribution solutions, has helped avoid a total of 21,353 tonnes of CO2 being emitted into the atmosphere in just one month – the equivalent of 64,059 m2 of sea ice saved. This result was calculated using Quicklink’s recently released Carbon Calculator tool which is built into Quicklink’s […]

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DPA Microphones’ 4099 CORE Instrument Mics and 2028 Vocal Mics Take Center Stage for Veteran Sound Engineer


As one of Hungary’s leading veteran sound engineers, László “Taki” Takács prides himself on capturing and delivering crystal clear, pristine audio quality for his clients’ various music projects. For the music-based television show, Turnébusz, Taki turned to a selection of microphones. This included 4099 CORE Instrument mics, 2011C Twin Diaphragm Cardioid mics and 2028 Vocal […]

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Teledyne Flir Announces Oryx Camera and Myricom Card Product Bundle


High bandwidth 10GigE applications like fast moving inspection lines, sports analytics and volumetric capture can put tremendous strain on host PC’s – resulting in reliability issues (dropped packets), high CPU usage, and high latency. The new Oryx 10GigE camera + Myricom card bundle is a customized and affordable solution designed to deliver high reliability and […]

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Verizon Business Announces BlueJeans Studio All-in-One Livestream Event Production Platform


Verizon Business today announced BlueJeans Studio, a new all-in-one event production platform that gives creators the ability to easily and affordably create stunning, professional-grade livestreams with just a few clicks. With easy video feed mixing, custom branding, and endless streaming capabilities, brands can produce TV-quality content that helps drive audience engagement and elevates any virtual event […]

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Pixel Power Provides End-to-End Solution for TV Content Coverage for NCME


Pixel Power, the global leader in master control playout, automation, graphics & branding, has been contracted to deliver an end-to-end ingest, storage and playout solution to NHK CosmoMedia (Europe) Limited [NCME]. NCME’s JSTV services provide audiences in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa with premium television content in the Japanese language. The broadcaster is implementing a […]

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Rohde & Schwarz and FormFactor Partner with UT Austin to Research and Improve RF Switches for 5G and 6G


The University of Texas at Austin, Rohde & Schwarz and FormFactor have collaborated to characterize a new technology for RF switches that improves battery life performance and supports higher bandwidths and switching speeds. In 2020, the University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin) published ground-breaking research results on a new RF switch technology based on […]

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Planar and OptiTrack Join Advisory Board for On-Set Virtual Productions Initiative


Planar and sister company OptiTrack have joined other industry leaders and SMPTE to form The Advisory Group of the On-Set Virtual Production (OSVP) Initiative. This initiative is the first project within the society’s new Rapid Industry Solution (RIS) program. Planar and OptiTrack both take part in SMPTE’s new initiative for the RIS program, focused on […]

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Barix Announces Paging Gateway M400 Hardware to Enable Paging from Smartphones to Analog PA Systems


Barix announced its newest paging and public address application, the Paging Gateway M400 hardware. The new device enables paging from smartphones into almost any existing analog PA system. The new gateway also integrates into Barix’s fully IP-based IC Paging solution for zone-based paging from web browsers and mobile devices. Integrating with most existing analog paging […]

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Viking Electronics Releases 300-IP SIP Paging Horn


Viking Electronics announced that the 300-IP SIP Paging Horn is designed for voice paging via SIP and multicasting. It allows for background music, mass notification tones and messages via multicast. The 300-IP registers as a third-party SIP endpoint device to a hosted or local VoIP SIP phone system. The paging horn can automatically answer inbound […]

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AtlasIED Speakers Share Audio Messaging, Music and More at World Equestrian Center


The World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida, is a sprawling 400-acre entertainment mecca comprising an array of world-class stadiums, arenas, retail, restaurants, hotel and recreational facilities networked by 40 miles of fiber optic cable. AtlasIED speakers were installed to deliver music, announcements and event updates to spectators, competitors and guests in arenas, stadiums, stables, restaurants, […]

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Acquisition of Majority Stake in Cooper Projects Limited


Midwich Group, a global specialist audiovisual distributor to the trade market, announced it has acquired a controlling stake in Cooper Projects Limited (“the Company”), the parent company of DVS Limited (“DVS”), a UK based distributor of video security products. Midwich has acquired 65% of the Company’s share capital for an initial cash consideration of £8.6 […]

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