Read This First: How to Get the Most from the rAVe Integrate 2016 MicroSite

The 2016 version of Integrate has come to a close, but our coverage here will live forever — on our Integrate 2016 MicroSite! We have so much coverage — and there’s so much information on this Integrate MicroSite that it can be overwhelming. So, please take moment to read this so we can familiarize you […]

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The Best of Integrate 2016 Awards

We can say something no other publication can say: We literally went to every single stand at the Integrate 2016 show and shot a video of every single product announced at the show. So, we saw everything. Thus, we feel 100 percent confident that our Best of Integrate 2016 Awards represent the best products on […]

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Twelve Videos from Integrate You Shouldn’t Miss

We shot over 400 videos at the Integrate 2016 show last week in Sydney, Australia. Integrate is like a mini-InfoComm and a mini-CEDIA combined into one show, which happens to be in Australia. But, this year’s event marked the global debut of the show through our rAVe NOW service and also because a few big […]

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My Integrate 2016 Wrap-up Interview with Soren Norgaard

Soren is all smiles as I caught up with him just as the three-day Integrate 2016 show ended and it was clear that this year’s event likely broke all records and expectations for measured success. On Day 1, the set an attendance record, on Day 2 Integrate saw the worldwide launch of LG’s new two-sided […]

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Integrate 2016 in Australia Is Now Totally A Global Event

We brought our rAVe NOW service down-under last week to help bring the Australian-based ProAV & HomeAV show to the rest of the world! While the previous seven events have been totally focused on just the Australian and New Zealand markets, we were asked to attend to help make Integrate 2016 a global event. And, […]

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Integrating SIP Based Phone Systems with Paging and Intercom

Intercom and paging systems over IP have come a long way, and Barix has long been a leader in providing products and solutions to make it all happen. The requirement for seamless integration of paging an intercom systems with IP based telephone system (VoIP Systems) based on the session initiation protocol SIP) continues to grow. […]

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KanexPro Launches SDI Pro Series

KanexPro just announced its new SDI Pro Series of products. The lineup includes: SDI to HDMI Converter (SDI-SDHDXPRO) is a signal equalizer and re-clocker designed for connecting professional SDI video equipment to any HDMI display or consumer based TVs. Ideal for surveillance systems, rental and staging facilities, post-production and digital cinema, the converter has two […]

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LG Officially Debuts OLED Wallpaper at Integrate

LG’s OLED displays are one of the main attractions for show-goers at Integrate 2016. And this show saw the global launch of the LG’s LONG anticipate OLED wallpaper product. The double-sided, 3.6mm-thin display with its stunning color rendition and deep blacks has had integrators and AV consultants amazed. Here’s a tweet that has an embedded […]

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TASCAM Intros New Portable Recording Device with DR-100mkIII

TASCAM has raised the bar with portable audio recording with the new DR-100mkIII Handheld Digital Stereo Recorder. The newest generation of TASCAM’s flagship Handheld Digital Stereo Recorder delivers crystal clear, ultra-high resolution recordings up to 192kHz/24-bit resolution, with an unprecedented 109dB S/N ratio. Ultra-precise, temperature-compensated clocking and high-performance dual-mono AKM “Velvet Sound” converters combine with […]

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Grass Valley Partners with Madison Technologies for TV Production and Distribution

Madison Technologies has announced an official agreement with Belden-owned brand Grass Valley to deliver its broadcast workflow and production solutions throughout Australia. “We’re Australia’s largest distributor for Belden AV cabling and connectivity,” said Ken Kyle, general manager of broadcast and audio visual at Madison Technologies. “The reputation we’ve gleaned from our years of working closely […]

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Exterity Adds to IP Video Aand Digital Signage Lineup

Exterity today announced that it has extended its core product portfolio with a host of new functionality that makes it even easier to create, manage and deploy dynamic, integrated IP video and signage content. The expanded AvediaServer V7.6 and AvediaPlayer r93xx Receivers V5.3 provide a host of new features, including: Refreshed User Interface — The […]

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New Crestron DM Finally Supports Dante Audio Networking

Crestron announced today that DigitalMedia now supports the Dante audio networking protocol with its new input and output blades for 64×64 and 128×128 DM matrix switchers. Now shipping, the 4K HDMI (4:2:0) and Dante Input Blade for DM Switchers (DMB-4K-I-HD-DNT) provides eight HDMI inputs, while the 4K HDMI and Dante Output Blade for DM Switchers […]

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With Standards Constantly Changing, What’s Best — LED Walls or Projectors?

When it comes to digital signage, video walls and making an impact with your customers, the attitude is go big or go home. You only get one chance to make a first impression so you want it to be the best you can. Creating that initial engagement could mean the difference between gaining a new […]

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Eiki Debuts the EK-600U and EK-601W DLP Conference Series Projectors

Eiki just launches the EK-600U and EK-601W Conference Series Projectors with support for HDBaseT, HDMI and DisplayPort. Both models provide two HDMI ports. The Eiki EK-600U is spec’d at 6,000 ANSI lumens brightness with 85 percent uniformity and a 10,000:1 contrast ratio. It offers horizontal, vertical and corner keystone correction and its native resolution is […]

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Matrox Ships C900 Graphics Card, a Single-Slot, Nine-Output Graphics Card

Matrox Graphics today announced that the Matrox C900, a single-slot, nine-output graphics card, is now available. The Matrox C900 is a single-slot, PCI Express x16 graphics card that drives nine displays at resolutions of up to 1920×1200@60Hz per output. Designed to power 3×3 or 9×1 video walls, C900 delivers one ultra-large desktop across all attached […]

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Extron Announces New Larger HDMI 4K Distribution Amplifiers

Extron has two new 4K distribution amplifiers in the DA HD 4K Series, the DA4 HD 4K and DA6 HD 4K provide reliable distribution of a source video signal to as many as four or six displays, respectively. All three models in the HD HD 4K Series are HDCP compliant and support data rates up […]

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Extron Announces New HDMI Cable Equalizer for 4K/60 Sources

Extron just introduced the HD 4K 101 Plus, an HDMI cable equalizer supporting video signals at resolutions up to 4K/60 with 4:4:4 chroma sampling. Used at the destination end of a long cable run, the HD 4K 101 Plus actively equalizes poor or marginal source signals, reduces jitter and skew, and adds output pre-emphasis to […]

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beyerdynamic Debuts New Gooseneck and Array Microphones with Programmable Button

beyerdynamic has extended its product range of the Classis installation microphone series with new gooseneck and vertical Revoluto Array microphones, which are fitted with programmable buttons. The button functions can be easily selected with a rotary control. By using the programmable button of the SP variants you can select the operating mode ON/OFF, Push-To-Talk or […]

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Madison Technologies Signs Distribution Agreement with Cambridge Sound Management

Madison Technologies has announced a new national distribution agreement with Cambridge Sound Management, a manufacturer of sound masking technology products. Tuesday, 26th July:  Madison Technologies, a value added distributor of Broadcast & Audio Visual technologies is expanding its product offering with an agreement to distribute the Cambridge Sound Management range of world-leading sound masking systems. […]

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James Loudspeaker Adds a High-Output Small Aperture Architectural Speaker

James Loudspeaker has added to their lineup of Small Aperture (SA) architectural speakers with the introduction of the 63SA-7HO high-output in-ceiling loudspeaker. The 63SA-7HO is a three-way speaker system featuring greater sensitivity than prior models and a new 6.5-inch woofer capable of higher output. The James Loudspeaker 63SA-7HO features what hey claim is “aircraft-grade” aluminum […]

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Extron Introduces eBUS Button Panels for Volume Control and Video Transport

Extron has introduced nine additional eBUS Button Panels. Six of these provide volume control, microphone level and muting control, while the other three provide full-featured video transport control. All of these easy-to-use control panels connect to an IPCP Pro control processor and feature customizable, soft-touch buttons that are backlit for easy operation in low-light environments. […]

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Extron Thinks Globally with New Flex55 System Featuring Worldwide AV Connectivity

Extron’s new Flex55 series of connectivity mounting solutions is globally-focused in that it works to specify in any country in the world! Flex55 consists of modules, mounting frames, and enclosures that work with all standard EU mounting systems. Designed for global-compatibility, Flex55 modular, interchangeable components can be installed almost anywhere, including Europe, Asia, North America […]

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Extron Intros 19 New eBUS Button Panels, Including Four New Decora-Style Models

Extron has launched 19 new eBUS Button Panels, including the four models for Decora wallplates — the EBP 106P D, EBP 108 D, EBP 110 D, and EBP 111 D. These Decora models are easy-to-use control panels that connect to an IPCP Pro control processor to perform a wide variety of AV system functions such […]

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Join rAVe in Sydney for Integrate 2016 in August

rAVe will be attending Integrate 2016 in Sydney, Australia — Australia’s biggest AV, live production and systems integration event. Join us!

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rAVe Founder Gary Kayye to Keynote Integrate 2016 Show in Australia

The 2016 version of Integrate, Australia’s version of the ISE show — combining both ProAV and HomeAV into one event — will feature the debut of Gary Kayye’s latest keynote — The Future of AV: It’s Revolutionary, sponsored by Crestron. The show is held 23-25 August, 2016 at the Sydney Showgrounds, Olympic Park, Sydney Australia. […]

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Welcome to the Integrate 2016 Microsite

Welcome to our rAVe Microsite, your home for the most comprehensive trade show coverage in the industry! Pretty soon you’ll see here all the trade show news from before, during and after the show. You’ll find product videos with elevator pitches from the vendors themselves — shot right on the trade show floor, interviews with […]

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