Audio-Technica’s Dante-Enabled Products Compatible With Symetrix’s Newly-Released SymNet Composer 3.0


Audio-Technica has announced that Symetrix’s newly-released SymNet Composer 3.0 open-architecture design software offers native integration of Audio-Technica’s ATND971 Dante-enabled cardioid condenser boundary microphone and the ATND8677 Dante-enabled microphone desk stand. Version 3.0 has built upon the native support of Audinate’s Dante media networking technology for select third-party devices in earlier releases, and extends support of […]

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What’s In Store for 2015?


By Digital Screenmedia Association Millennials controlling 70 percent of the spending power in the U.S. creates vast uncertainty amongst retailers; but with the strongest economy in years, optimism prevails as we begin 2015. For many retailers, the millennial consumer is an enigma: they are more suspicious of who to trust and yet, more likely to […]

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Rants and rAVes — Episode 333: An ISE Special Videocast: ISE Managing Director Michael Blackman Tells Gary All About Next Month’s Mega-AV Show in Amsterdam


Gary caught up with ISE Managing Director Michael Blackman for today’s podcast and talked all about the upcoming show. ISE 2014 drew more than 51,000 AV’ers to Amsterdam last February and the 2015 show will be bigger and. Based on the enormous success of both InfoComm 2014 and Cedia EXPO this past September, the co-producers […]

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Audinate Announces New Capabilities for Dante Ultimo Chipsets


Audinate today announced new enhancements to the Dante Ultimo low-channel chipsets that incorporates support for Marvell 88E6320 gigabit switch, enabling robust daisy chaining of Dante devices with multicast filtering capability. Audinate has also released new Ultimo 2.1 firmware, adding several new features for Audio Video (AV) equipment manufacturers building low channel-count products with Dante Ultimo. […]

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Christie Buys coolux


Christie just announced today that it has acquired German company coolux, a developer and supplier of 3D compositing and rendering systems. coolux will be integrated into Christie’s Global Market Solutions team, maintaining its office in Cologne, Germany. coolux is best known for the Pandoras Box media and show control system, a high performance link between […]

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Let’s Hope IEEE Votes NO on the HDBaseT Adoption


Last week, I received an embargoed press release that the HDBaseT Alliance has submitted its so-called standard to be adopted by IEEE, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. IEEE adoption is a big deal — not only is the IEEE the world’s largest association of technical professionals with more than 400,000 members in chapters […]

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Our 2014 Year-In-Review Video is Out!


One of the most anticipated videos we produce, annually, is our Year-In-Review video where we take a look at everything that shaped the year in ProAV, Home AV and Digital Signage. Well, without further delay, here it is – the official debut of rAVe’s 2014 Year in Review – watch it as you very-well may […]

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Atlona Plans Largest Product Launch in its History At ISE 2015


SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 5 – Atlona, the manufacturer of signal distribution solutions for commercial and residential AV systems, will conduct the largest new product launch in its 12-year history next month at the ISE 2015 trade exposition in Amsterdam, the company announced today. The launches will cover more than a dozen products for residential […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up | An ISE 2015 Blog, Christie & Dolby Co-Development and more!


With the holidays now over, we are beginning to get back into the swing of things and here is a second look at anything you may have missed. This week we are featuring a couple blogs, Christie’s co-development with Dolby Cinema and more. Like it? Love it? Hate it? Let us know. Oh, and let […]

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Salamander Brings Most Innovative Premium A/V Furniture Solutions to ISE 2015


Bloomfield, CT January 02, 2015 — Salamander Designs Ltd., a leader in innovative, premium quality audio/video furniture and theater/lounge seating solutions for more than two decades, will be exhibiting at the ISE (Integrated Systems Europe) trade show in Amsterdam, February 10-12, 2015. ISE is Europe’s largest trade show for the professional AV and electronic systems […]

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Canon Europe to showcase market leading lens technology at ISE 2015


LONDON, December 9, 2014 – Canon Europe, world-leader in imaging solutions, will invite visitors to come and see the importance of lens technology at ISE 2015 (Hall one, stand F72). The stand will deliver an immersive experience that celebrates the power of advances in lens technology, allowing attendees to learn more at three key zones – colour, refraction […]

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Scala to present its EXP platform at ISE 2015


Sittard, December 17th 2014: Scala has announced it will be presenting its new platform aimed at the retail market during ISE 2015. The platform, Scala EXP, will act as the bridge between the online and instore channels and allows store owners to create, manage and deliver engaging experiences. With Scala EXP, stores—and devices within—engage and respond to customers […]

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PureLink At ISE 2015


ISE 2015 will be PureLink’s 5th attendance at the trade show, and to mark this 5th anniversary, we will be presenting a number of cutting edge innovations. The star of the show will be the Presenter; a revolutionary AV distribution system which replaces centralized topologies with a Daisy-Chain configuration, using nothing other than a single CAT cable. […]

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Christie Partners With Dolby Vision Projection Systems


Christie will co-develop, supply, install and service proprietary Dolby Vision projection systems for Dolby Cinema, a branded premium cinema offering for exhibitors and movie-goers. Dolby Cinema will feature the Dolby Vision projection system using state-of-the-art optics and image processing to deliver high dynamic range (HDR) with enhanced color technology. Outfitted with Dolby Atmos, a Dolby […]

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Ten Years: Pro AV Integrators in a Networked World


By Bob Snyder Editor, rAVe Europe Editor’s Note: This story was taken from our European publication (rAVe Europe) from last week’s issue. Wow, it doesn’t seem long ago but rAVe EUROPE is finishing 10 years of publishing with its original tagline still in place: pro AV integrators in a networked world. Ten years on and […]

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ihiji’s Complete End-to-End Cloud-Based Technology Suite to Be Showcased at ISE 2015


AUSTIN, TX, USA (ISE stand #10-N114)  – ihiji, a global leader in remote network management solutions, will showcase new and enhanced features and toolsets for its award-winning ihiji invisionreal-time, cloud-based solution at Integrated Systems Europe 2015 (ISE), February 10-12. ihiji will also highlight expanded capabilities and functionality for its robust line of remote management appliances—including the new […]

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Stewart Filmscreen Delivers High-Performance Materials Suitable for Every Application; Will Showcase Several New Screen Solutions at ISE 2015


TORRANCE, CA, USA (ISE 2015 Stand #1-F50) — Stewart Filmscreen®—an award-winning manufacturer of projection screens and specialty optical coatings—will showcase a slew of high-performance, 4K+ screen materials at Integrated Systems Europe 2015, illustrating the company’s flexibility and commitment to creating the perfect picture in any venue—both commercial and residential. Stewart will demonstrate GrayHawk® RS G4 gray screen […]

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Torus Power to Showcase its Complete Line of Premier Power Conditioning Products at ISE 2015


TORONTO, ON, CANADA (ISE 2015 Stand #5-R128) – Torus Power, a subsidiary of Plitron Manufacturing and maker of uncompromising, clean, isolation-transformer–based power conditioning components, will showcase its lineup for international audiences at Integrated Systems Europe 2015—from the groundbreaking IP-addressable AVR2 Series with high instantaneous power (including full-featured WM wall-mounted models), to the flagship RM Series, and now, the value-driven […]

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Audinate to Hold AV Networking World Conference Again at ISE


Dante AV Networking World is taking place Feb. 9 at the Amsterdam Holiday Inn starting at 9 a.m. This event will feature panel discussions, presentations and workshops showing Dante in action. The interactive panel discussions and presentations will be conducted by leading industry design consultants, AV installation contractors, IT networking experts, and well-known professional audio […]

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New Vivitek Projectors and Solutions Set a Bright Tone at ISE 2015


Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, 19 December, 2014 – A new large venue projector the DU9000 will take centre stage on the Vivitek Stand 4-R65 at ISE 2015. Offering WUXGA resolution and 12,000 center lumen (11.000 ANSI lumens) performance and a range of lens options that are ideal for the installation market, the DU9000 is ideal for […]

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Revolabs ISE 2015 Preview


Revolabs at ISE 2015: Executive Elite Four- and Eight-Channel Wireless Microphone System For medium- to large-sized applications, Revolabs’ flagship Executive Elite™ four- and eight-channel wireless microphone system brings boardrooms and conference rooms the market’s first and only cloud server option. As a result, customers gain a combination of local and remote cloud-based capabilities that offer […]

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RTI ISE 2015 Show Preview


T3x Wireless Control Interface RTI’s sleek and elegant T3x remote control combines a vivid 3.5-inch LCD touchscreen and programmable hard buttons with unparalleled functionality. The controller’s dual wireless RF platform provides installation flexibility, while support for Wi-Fi® enables advanced capabilities such as viewing IP security cameras and wireless programming updates. For the ultimate user experience, […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up | An Awesome Speaker from BenQ, cAValry Rides @ ISE 2015? and More!


There were some big announcements this week and we want to make sure you didn’t miss any of important news from the week. cAValry Rides has announced a campaign to raise funds to get them to ISE in February, BenQ launched an awesome looking and impressive Bluetooth speaker, DSE announced a new show and more! […]

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ARTHUR HOLM to Debut DYNAMIC X2 and New AHnet Control System at ISE 2015


ARTHUR HOLM will be launching its new Dynamic X2 series of retractable monitors at ISE 2015. The new version includes a redesigned ultra-thin aluminum style that’s available in 15”, 17’’, 19”  and 22” widescreen (16:10 sizes). Optionally, all of the new series can be ordered as touch screen, integrated with a camera and even add […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up | ISE 2015 To Set Records, Barco’s Newest Product, & a Couple of Blogs


It’s been a busy week in the AV industry with new product announcements, upcoming events and number of new podcasts. In case you’ve missed something, we’ve got you covered. Weekly Wrap-Up | Dec. 5   ISE 2015 Will Set Records and Has an Amazing Program – Aren’t You Going? ISE 2015 will offer a wide […]

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ISE 2015 Will Set Records and Has an Amazing Program — Aren’t You Going?


ISE 2015 will offer a wide range of events, presentations and training sessions. On Feb. 9, at 6.00 pm in the RAI Forum, on the eve of opening of the exhibition, the Keynote Address for ISE 2015 will be given by Lars Thomsen. Thomsen is a respected and influential futurist and international speaker whose company […]

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InfoComm Announces ISE 2015 Education Plan


InfoComm International, co-owner of the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE 2015) tradeshow, has announced its most comprehensive InfoComm University training to date at ISE 2015. ISE 2015 takes place from 10-12 Feb. 2015, at the Amsterdam RAI. As in previous years, InfoComm is contributing to the drive for increase knowledge by providing Members and guest members […]

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Registration Opens for ISE


The Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) show has officially opened registration for the 2015 event, being held in Amsterdam Feb. 10-12, 2015. Over 50,000 people are expected to attend as it’s truly a mega-AV show with both HomeAV and ProAV technology, products and companies exhibiting. There is no doubt the 2015 event will be a lot […]

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