Michael Williams

Michael Williams

Michael is a project manager at rAVe [PUBS]. You can reach him at michael@ravepubs.com.

QSC becomes XTEN-AV’s latest Manufacturer Partner


California, January 27th, 2020: We are pleased to announce a manufacturer partnership with QSC to streamline the flow of accurate information about new products on the XTEN-AV platform. As part of this association, XTEN-AV and QSC will work in tandem to provide constant updates and product information to users of the platform for creating AV designs. […]

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Just Add Power Tapped by Wipliance to Keep the Legend Alive at Seattle’s 13 Coins Restaurant


LARGO, Fla. — Jan. 28, 2020 — Just Add Power (J+P), a leader in Ultra HD over IP video distribution, announced that its system has been installed at 13 Coins, a Seattle dining institution, at its new home in the heart of Seahawks’ and Mariners’ territory. To cater to sports fans, integrator Wipliance created a […]

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Technotrix Solves Aragon Ballroom with Martin Audio MLA


Chicago, IL – January, 2020. Technotrix, Inc. deployed a comprehensive Martin Audio MLA system to solve well-known acoustic problems at the challenging Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom in Chicago. The event in question, “The Nights We Stole Christmas,” featured headliners such as Cage the Elephant, The 1975, Twenty One Pilots, Mumford & Sons and 311 with a […]

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Marshall Electronics Showcases Miniature and Compact Cameras at ISE 2020


AMSTERDAM, January 28, 2020 – Marshall Electronics, a leading provider of professional cameras, monitors and accessories for professional AV and broadcast production, will feature its CV506 HD Miniature Camera and CV380-CS Compact 4K Camera at ISE 2020 (Stand 11-D150). Marshall recently upgraded its miniature and compact HDMI/3GSDI cameras with larger HD sensors, powerful next generation […]

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Visionary Solutions Celebrates 25 Years of Innovation


Santa Barbara, CA—January 2020… The team at Visionary Solutions is in a festive mood as the company celebrates its 25th anniversary. From its founding in 1995 as a designer of OEM dental and security cameras for some of the largest and most recognized brands in the world—including designing one of the first IP security cameras—Visionary […]

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APG Media Group Opens New 15,000 Square-Foot Canadian Headquarters


TORONTO, ONTARIO, January 23, 2020 –  APG Media Group, a full-service LED videowall and media technology powerhouse focusing on innovative display technology rentals and sales, today announced the opening of a new 15,000 square-foot Canadian corporate headquarters just outside of Toronto at 2880 Brighton Road, Unit 1, Oakville, ON L6H 5S3, Canada. Comprised of executive […]

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ZeroDay Touts Integrated Q-SYS and Attero Tech by QSC Solution


Pacific, MO—January 2020… ZeroDay Technology Solutions provides white-glove, customized IT solutions across the rapidly evolving technology industry. “ZeroDay is a part of the Keeley Companies and makes up the technology arm of ADB Companies, providing turnkey, end-to-end solutions in the utility, technology, and wireless spaces,” explains ZeroDay Technical Architect Warren Klosterman. ZeroDay provides complex, network-focused […]

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ELAN Announces New Lineup of Surveillance Products for 2020


Carlsbad, California, January 27, 2020 — Sept 19, 2018 ELAN®, the home control brand for Nortek Security & Control LLC (NSC), today announces a full range of new surveillance cameras, an NVR and an assortment of compatible accessories. Maximized for installation convenience and customer satisfaction, the lineup delivers advanced analytics, auto-configuration capabilities and multiple form […]

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Rants and rAVes — Episode 936: Been Wanting an AV-over-IP Standard? Well, the AIMS Alliance Says Stand-By, Soon


If you’ve been begging for an AV-over-IP standard, this is THE PODCAST for you. The AIMS Alliance is trying to do this in the ProAV market. “Instead of reinventing the round wheel,” says AIMS Alliance Chair of the ProAV Working Group, David Chiappini, “AIMS will focus on promoting and supporting AV-over-IP standards, not closed-platforms.” By the wya, […]

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Legrand | AV Residential Solutions to Showcase Unified Systems for the Smart Home at ISE 2020


EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Jan. 23, 2020 — Legrand | AV Residential Solutions today announced its lineup for Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2020, taking place Feb. 11-14 at RAI in Amsterdam. In Stand 2-C50, Luxul, Nuvo, QMotion, and Vantage will come together to transform the smart home with networking, audio, shading, and lighting systems designed […]

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Nureva expands distribution into Israel with Naotech


Calgary, Alberta — January 22, 2020 — Nureva Inc., an award-winning collaboration-solutions company, announces the appointment of Naotech as its reseller in Israel. Naotech’s mandate is to build a growing market for Nureva’s audio conferencing product line, which is gaining popularity with an increasing number of global customers including Allianz, American Bank, General Dynamics and Google. Powered by patented Microphone Mist™ technology, Nureva’s audio conferencing systems bring clear, […]

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ScreenBeam Wireless Display and Classroom Orchestration Platform Adds Support for Google Classroom and Chromebook Student Devices


LONDON, January 22, 2020 — ScreenBeam Inc. – a global leader in wireless display and collaboration solutions – will preview its latest version of ScreenBeam Classroom Commander (SBCC) with new support for Chromebook student devices at BETT 2020 in London. The platform combines the award-winning ScreenBeam 1000 EDU wireless display receiver – an essential tool for mobilizing […]

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LEWITT reveals first details of #Project1040 at the 2020 NAMM show


Anaheim, California – January 2020… A year of celebrations to mark the tenth anniversary of LEWITT is about to begin at the 2020 NAMM Show, where the Austrian microphone pioneer will invite everyone to participate in the final stages of a project that has been 10 years in the making. Under the working title #Project1040, LEWITT […]

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Electro-Voice launches the EVOLVE 30M compact column loudspeaker system with onboard mixer, DSP and effects


Burnsville, MN, January 16, 2020 – The EVOLVE 30M is designed to deliver a significant step up in all-around performance for a column system in its size/price category – superior Electro-Voice sound quality, room-filling coverage and flexible functionality combined in a very compact package. The system includes a speaker array, a two-piece pole connector, an array and […]

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Extron Announces New XTP Input Board that Supports 12G-SDI Data Rates


Anaheim, California (January 20, 2020) – Extron is pleased to introduce the XTP CP 4i 12G‑SDI Board that enables 12G-SDI connectivity within XTP Systems. It supports multi-rate SDI digital video signal data rates up to 11.88 Gbps and passes HDR, embedded audio, along with other ancillary data allowed by the SMPTE and ITU specifications. Incoming signals are automatically equalized to […]

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IHSE Draco MultiView4K60 facilitates video surveillance


Oberteuringen, Oberteuringen, January 16, 2020 – IHSE, the leading manufacturer of high-end KVM solutions for the extension and the switching of computer signals, is expanding its portfolio with a multiviewer for DisplayPort signals in resolutions up to 4K60. The Draco MultiView4K60 allows real-time display of up to four video signals on one or two monitors with […]

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BenQ Materials’ safe, effective advances for clothing and other applications recognized by ISPO


Taoyuan, Taiwan, January 15th, 2020 – BenQ Materials is pleased to announce the launch of Xpore, a ground-breaking new technology for waterproof and breathable textiles. Xpore is the first genuine innovation in waterproof and breathable technology for many years, providing not only comfort – with an unprecedented “beyond dry” experience – but also environmentally-friendly safety. Xpore, […]

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MSE Audio to Debut SoundTube’s STNet Soundbar at ISE 2020


Overland Park, Kan. – January 20, 2020 – MSE Audio, parent company of SoundTube Entertainment, Soundsphere, dARTS, Phase Technology, Induction Dynamics, SolidDrive and Rockustics, announces the SoundTube STNet Soundbar to enable IP-based PoE to a soundbar. The Dante Soundbar will debut at Integrated Systems Europe 2020 at stand 3-C100. SoundTube’s Dante Soundbar is an ultra-thin 2-way […]

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Viking’s PB-3-IP Panic Button has You Covered


HUDSON, WI – January 15, 2020 — Discreetly place emergency calls at the touch of a button – reliable emergency communication is at your fingertips with the PB-3-IP Panic Button from Viking Electronics. “This is what people have been asking for – it’s quick, it’s discrete, it’s reliable. People know they can trust the PB-3-IP […]

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Capital Extends New Martin Audio WPS Line Array Inventory for Tim Minchin Tour


London, UK – January, 2020. So successful has been the debut of Martin Audio’s new WPS line array on the Eddie Izzard tour that Capital Sound has immediately taken the opportunity to extend its inventory, after winning the bid for the Tim Minchin tour—since the two UK itineraries overlapped. WPS is the latest model in the Wavefront […]

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Nureva granted new patent for embedding additional information in a sound mask noise signal


Calgary, Alberta — January 16, 2020 — Nureva Inc., an award-winning collaboration-solutions company, announces that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued patent number 10,499,151 for embedding additional information in a sound mask noise signal. This is the company’s fourth patent for its Microphone Mist technology platform, which powers itsHDL300 audio conferencing systems and […]

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Stampede Rings in the New Year with a Fresh Slate of 2020 Big Book of AV Tour Stops


AMHERST, NEW YORK, January 16, 2020 – Stampede, the global leader in value added distribution, is ushering in a busy new year with the announcement of six Big Book of AV Tour & Conference Series stops in the United States and Canada. The stops will be held at strategic locations across North America, from February […]

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New Mackie Bundles Offer Complete, Versatile Solutions


Bothell, WA—January 2020… Mackie® launches four new product bundles that are great starter kits or supplements to existing rigs for performers, producers, studios, and other content creators. Featuring Mackie’s famed professional sound quality, rugged construction, and ultra-reliable performance, these bundles are complete solutions for a wide variety of applications. The Mackie Producer Bundle provides everything you need to […]

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Alltek Technology Corp. Joins SDVoE Alliance as a Contributing Member


MONTREAL — Jan. 15, 2020 — The SDVoE Alliance® today announced Alltek Technology Corp., a leading communication components distributor and solution provider with offices throughout China, has joined the alliance as a contributing member. “As a long-standing distributor for Semtech BlueRiver® chipsets and complementary technologies, we have invested to help build the market for SDVoE™ in […]

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DVIGear Introduces DisplayNet DN-225 Series at ISE 2020


Marietta, Georgia, USA  – January 15, 2020 –  DVIGear, a leading supplier of digital connectivity solutions, is exhibiting its most versatile range of DisplayNet® products at ISE 2020 from February 11-14, 2020 in Amsterdam, NL in Stand 1-M100. Powered by the latest generation of SDVoE technology, DisplayNet products provide highly flexible AV Distribution with zero […]

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Christie introduces brighter Crimson HD31 and WU31 for same low price as Crimson 25


CYPRESS, Calif. – (January 16, 2020) – The new Christie® Crimson Series of 3DLP® laser projectors, introduced today, deliver 31,500 ISO lumens for the same price as the Crimson 25 models with the same 60Hz processing and Christie BoldColor Technology in a compact, rugged package for rental, staging and fixed installation customers. Users will also experience the same Christie TruLife™ electronics and the […]

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MuxLab’s New Transmitter Delivers 4K/60 Video Around the World with Support for Streaming Video Codecs including H.264/5 and MotionJPG


MONTREAL, QUEBEC – At ISE, MuxLab will showcase its newest signal transmitter solution that utilizes an IP-based Ethernet network to stream AV from a variety of sources. Because it supports the H.264/H.265 video codec setting, this HDMI over IP H.264/H.265 PoE Transmitter, 4K/60 (model 500764) can stream AV content from the Internet with near zero latency, delivering it […]

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Key Digital’s Latest HDMI Matrix Release Presents Unprecedented Value


MOUNT VERNON, NY – January 16, 2020 – Key Digital, the award-winning manufacturer of professional AV and control systems, highlights the app-ready KD-MS4x4G and KD-MS8x8G 4×4/8×8 4K/18G HDMI matrix switchers with independent audio switching or de-embedding of balanced/unbalanced and PCM digital audio. “KD-MS4x4G and KD-MS8x8G are proven reliable HDMI matrix switchers delivering the latest in […]

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Séura welcomes Rob Emberley as Vice President of Marketing


GREEN BAY, Wis. – Séura, an award-winning manufacturer of smart mirrors, TV mirrors, lighted mirrors, and outdoor TVs, welcomes Rob Emberley as Vice President of Marketing to its executive team. In his new role, Rob will lead the Séura marketing team as the company expands digital efforts, reaches into new markets, drives innovation and accelerates […]

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DiGiCo reveals Quantum338 at NAMM 2020


NAMM 2020 sees DiGiCo reveal the latest in its new generation of Quantum consoles, the all-new Quantum338. Like Quantum7 and Quantum5, Quantum338 represents a dramatic leap forward in power and connectivity. It includes impressive new design features and enhancements that offer ultimate flexibility, all with the same speed of operation that Quantum users have come to rely on, […]

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DiGiCo announces the DMI-KLANG at NAMM 2020


DiGiCo is delighted to announce the new DMI-KLANG at NAMM 2020, an immersive in-ear mixing expansion that can be mounted directly into DiGiCo consoles, equipped with DMI slots. KLANG’s acclaimed immersive in-ear mixing systems make spatial and transparent in-ear monitoring possible. With lower listening levels – on average up to 6dB less – it eliminates the […]

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