Michael Williams

Michael Williams

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

Authors and Literary Celebrities Find Their Festival Voice With DPA


ALLEROED, DENMARK, DECEMBER 18, 2019 – Clarity, ease of use and the ability to match the color of the microphone to different skin tones were all reasons why Toby Chevis, director of UK live events company Patch Productions, chose DPA’s 6066 Subminiature Headset Microphones to amplify those who were speaking at the prestigious Cheltenham Literature […]

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ATEN Technology Launches New Triple Display KVMP Switch


IRVINE, CA – December 19, 2019 – ATEN Technology, Inc., the technology leader and global manufacturer of KVM and Pro AV connectivity solutions, today announced the availability of the “CS1964”, its new 4-port USB3.0 4K DisplayPort Triple Display KVMP Switch, equipped with ATEN’s patented Video DynaSync technology. Helping free up clutter from the desktop, the CS1964 […]

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Sound United Welcomes Frank Sterns to Oversee Americas Commercial Operations


VISTA, Calif. (Dec. 19, 2019)—Sound United LLC, parent company to Denon®, Marantz®, Polk Audio®, Definitive Technology®, Classé® and Boston Acoustics®, today announced the addition of Frank Sterns as Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations – Americas effective January 6, 2020. Sterns, who previously served as Vice President, A/V Specialty/Custom Integration at Sony Electronics, will be charged […]

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Nureva expands QuickShare feature in Span Workspace to accelerate agile practices


Calgary, Alberta — December 19, 2019 — Nureva Inc., an award-winning collaboration-solutions company, announces that multiple QuickShare groups can now be enabled in Span Workspace, Nureva’s expansive cloud-based digital canvas for visual planning and team collaboration. The QuickShare feature allows all participants in a collaboration session to contribute digital notes and images to a group […]

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Barco and Culturespaces join forces to change the museum experience globally


Belgium, Kortrijk, 17 December 2019 – Barco, global leader in the visualization industry, and Culturespaces are renewing and expanding their existing partnership. For the next three years, Barco will remain the exclusive provider of projectors for Culturespaces’ world-wide digital art exhibitions. The agreement reconfirms the ambition of both companies, each thought leaders in their own […]

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MuxLab Empowers Dante-Based IP Infrastructures with New 4K Extender


MONTREAL, QUEBEC – MuxLab is shipping its new HDMI/Dante over IP PoE Transmitter, UHD-4K (model 500759-TX-Dante). This solution delivers HDMI at up to 4K@30Hz (4:4:4) together with Dante audio signals to create an independently distributed AV network. High Dynamic Range imaging supports a wider range of luminosity to improve visuals. Content is delivered with a one […]

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BrightSign’s Media Players Power Engaging Hypersign Content at Leyard and Planar’s Showroom in New York City


Leyard and Planar showcase their latest display and video wall innovations across a network of showrooms worldwide. The New York Showroom is located on 11th Avenue in New York City. The New York showroom occupies the entire fifth floor of a beautiful historic building constructed in 1905. The showroom is separated into approximately one dozen […]

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RTI New 16-Channel CP-16i Cool Power Audio Amplifier is Now Shipping


SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Dec. 17, 2019 — RTI, global leader in control and automation, today announced that the company’s new CP-16i Cool Power® audio amplifier is now available. Offering 16 channels, the unit combines audiophile-grade quality with protection and convenience features to extend the reach of any audio distribution system. “The CP-16i is designed for […]

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Extron Introduces New Compact, High Performance 4K/60 4:4:4 HDMI Matrix


Anaheim, California (December 16, 2019) – Extron is pleased to announce the addition of the DXP 42 HD 4K PLUS to the DXP HD 4K PLUS Series of high-performance HDMI matrix switchers. This 4×2 model supports data rates up to 18 Gbps and video resolutions up to 4K/60 with 4:4:4 chroma sampling. To maintain signal integrity and reliability, it provides automatic cable equalization […]

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New Calibration Partner initiative delivers L-Acoustics expertise at local level


MARCOUSSIS, FRANCE – December 2019 — L-Acoustics is pleased to announce the creation of Authorised Calibration Centres, designed to both strengthen the technical partnership between L-Acoustics and its Certified Providers (CPs), and to deliver a greater level of system configuration and calibration expertise at a local level for small to medium installations. Companies that become […]

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PROLIGHTS is glad to announce the appointment of A.L.A. Equipment as official distributor for Cyprus. A.L.A. Equipment was founded in 2001 in Cyprus by Andrea Piemonti and Tony Lyssiotis, whose cooperation allowed the company to flourish, representing into the territory a world class brand. Thanks to its twenty-year experience, and a product portfolio which ranges […]

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Barco to reveal the newest Coronis Fusion Display Systems, perfected for color imaging


Kortrijk, Belgium, 26th November 2019 – Barco’s renowned multimodality display for radiologists, Coronis Fusion, now comes with calibrated and consistent color, improved energy efficiency, and lightweight design, along with clinical tools to increase accuracy and decrease reading times. This year at RSNA, booth 1329, Barco will showcase the new Coronis Fusion 6MP and 4MP solutions. […]

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Hall Research Introduces 4K/60 Hz HDMI Fiber Optic Extender with Audio Insertion/Extraction & RS-232


Tustin, California, USA – December 16,  2019 Hall Research has introduced the FXT-460,  a compact and economical fiber optic extender for full-bandwidth HDMI 2.0 to 10 Kilometers. It uses just one strand of LC-terminated fiber optic cable and supports video resolutions up to 4K 60 Hz with multi-channel audio. The system provides advanced capabilities such as […]

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With MediorNet, Touring Video Launches First Production Truck in NA to Implement Distributed Routing


BURBANK, Calif. — Dec. 16, 2019 — Fully embracing the concept of distributed routing, California entertainment production services provider Touring Video Inc. has outfitted its newest production truck, TV-2, with a massive signal transport, processing, and routing backbone based on Riedel’s MediorNet. Unlike most production vehicles, in which the gear is permanently mounted inside the […]

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Christie releases 64-bit version of Pandoras Box


CYPRESS, Calif. – (December 16, 2019) – The demand for greater performance to process, play and control higher resolutions and data volumes on multiple displays is growing. With the new Pandoras Box Version 6.4, Christie® introduces its new 64-bit processing software, which meets the highest possible requirements and greatly increases the performance of existing processing […]

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Quarterly ClickShare firmware release takes security to a new level


Kortrijk, Belgium, 16 December 2019 – With the release of ClickShare software update 1.9.1, Barco steps up security and functionality of its wireless presentation and collaboration system. Barco ClickShare products are designed with security, privacy and confidentiality in mind, and with every quarterly software release new features and fixes are added to the product range. […]

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FSR Smart-Way Raceway System Goes to the Head of the Class with Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning Magazine


Woodland Park, NJ  — December 17, 2019 – FSR, a leading manufacturer of a wide variety of infrastructure solution products for the audio/video, Information and Communications Technologies (ICT), education, corporate, hospitality, and government markets, has announced that its recently released Smart-Way Raceway system is the recipient of an Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning Magazine. The awards program evaluates […]

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Audiotonix Secures Investment For Next Stage Entertainment Technology Expansion


Chessington, UK, December 16th 2019 – Audiotonix, a global market leader in professional audio mixing consoles, is pleased to announce they have reached an agreement for a next stage investment from Ardian, the world-leading private investment house. Ardian manages assets in excess of US$90bn across Europe, the Americas and Asia. James Gordon, Audiotonix CEO, is […]

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IFEMA performs the largest EN54 certified PA/VA installation in Europe


Madrid, 16 December 2019.- IFEMA has adapted its public address and voice alarm system to the international standard EN 54, performing the largest EN54 certified PA/VA installation in Europe recently. This project has meant applying all the standards required by this regulation to the sound system for 1 million square meters, using 385,640 watts distributed […]

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LG Expands ‘Ultrafine’ IPS LED Monitor Series


LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Dec. 16, 2019 – LG Business Solutions USA announced the immediate availability of two new UltraFine™ IPS LED monitors offering significantly enhanced performance capabilities for macOS users. The new 24-inch class 4K model and 27-inch class 5K commercial monitors each include upgraded connectivity options and seamless macOS integration. LG’s new UltraFine IPS LED […]

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NorthVision presents VisionShare “The Most Secured Wireless Presentation & Collaboration Solution”


NorthVision is a leading collaborative solution provider, focus on designing the next generation technology that connects our lifestyles and workspace. VisionShare is not just a product, it is also designed to provide the best balance between user-friendly and advanced technology. This solution will be presented at ISE 2020 with the aim to create the smartest […]

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George Strait Checks “Yes” For A DiGiCo SD12 96 FOH Console


SAN ANTONIO, Texas – December 2019 – Known as “The King of Country” and considered one of the most influential and popular recording artists of all time, George Strait keeps going and going. While he officially retired from touring after his 2012-2014 Cowboy Rides Away tour, Strait—who has amassed a total of 60 number-one hits, […]

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D-Tools Enables AV as a Service (AVaaS) Through Integration with GreatAmerica Financial Services Corporation


CONCORD, CA (December 5, 2019) – D-Tools, Inc. and GreatAmerica Financial Services Corporation, a nationwide provider of commercial technology financing and value-added services, have worked together to provide electronic systems integrators using D-Tools System Integrator (SI) the ability to offer their clients flexible payment options for projects and services, and present them as part of […]

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Riedel Bolero and MediorNet Provide Comprehensive Comms for Winterthurer Musikfestwochen


WUPPERTAL, Germany — Dec. 5, 2019 — For the seventh straight year, Riedel Communications Switzerland AG provided a comprehensive communications infrastructure for the Winterthurer Musikfestwochen, held last August in the historic old town of Winterthur, Switzerland. In its biggest commitment to date for the world-famous music festival, Riedel supplied a communications and signal routing backbone […]

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Temple Church Is A Fan Of Alcons


Located in the north-west suburbs of Nashville, Tennessee, Temple Church is a striking, angular building where music features heavily in worship services. Featuring a gospel choir, full band, soloists and enthusiastic participation from the congregation, a high-quality sound reinforcement system was needed, but one which could seamlessly fill the large fan-shaped nave of this modern […]

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Atlantic Technology Brings to Market First Headphones


Norwood, MA – December 4, 2019 – Atlantic Technology recently exhibited over 30 new products which begin to roll out this holiday season and throughout 2020. The first to hit the market is the FS-HAL1 Hi-Res Audio Certified In-Ear monitors. These lightweight, stylish in-ear monitors are designed for users to upgrade to the audiophile sound […]

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PSA TEC 2020 Education Lineup and Conference Agenda Announced


Exclusive PSA Owner/Member Registration Opens December 4, 2019 General Registration Opens on December 11, 2019 WESTMINSTER, CO — December 4, 2019 — PSA (www.psasecurity.com), the world’s largest security and systems integrator consortium, today announced the education lineup, conference agenda and exhibit showcase date for TEC 2020 to be held April 20 – 23, at the […]

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Live Streaming Audio Blazes Through NAMM 2020 With MXL Overstream Bundles


ANAHEIM, CA, DECEMBER 4, 2019 – MXL Microphones, a leading manufacturer of consumer and professional audio products, will be showcasing its Overstream and Overstream Pro Bundles for live streaming and gaming at NAMM 2020 (Booth 14302). The bundles include a choice of either the 990 Blaze or 990 Blizzard condenser microphone with a desk mounted, […]

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Christie Terra ties it all together at Montgomery Emergency Operations Center


CONROE, Texas – (December 4, 2019) – The Christie® Terra solution has formed the backbone of a major technological overhaul at Montgomery County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) in Conroe, Texas. The mission critical EOC acts as a central point for government officials and local agencies to analyze incoming data and manage response efforts to large […]

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Blackmagic Design Cameras and Switcher Powers South Africa’s Rocking the Daisies


Fremont, CA – December 3, 2019 – Blackmagic Design today announced that South African music festival, Rocking the Daisies, was powered by an end to end Blackmagic Design workflow, featuring Blackmagic URSA Broadcast and ATEM Constellation 8K. Held at the Cloof Wine Estate in Cape Town and incorporating comedy, music, art and film, Rocking the Daisies (RTD) […]

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Christie is bringing latest TAA compliant technology and expertise to The Video Show


WASHINGTON – (December 3, 2019) – Christie will be showcasing its TAA compliant projection, LED, LCD and processing solutions at The Video Show from Dec. 4-5 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, with Christie experts on-hand to answer any questions. Visitors to the Christie booth (no. 705) will see firsthand how Christie technology enables the […]

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KRK Limited Edition ROKIT G4 “White Noise” Monitors Now Available


NASHVILLE, DECEMBER 2, 2019 – KRK Systems, part of the Gibson family of brands, is adding a new family of studio monitors to its latest ROKIT Generation 4 (G4) range, the limited edition ROKIT G4 White Noise. Available in 5-, 7-, and 8-inch bi-amp models, these stylish limited-edition monitors offer the same impressive features as […]

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