BrightSign to Support the Intel Open Pluggable Specification (OPS)


BrightSign has extended its recently launched Series 3 player family with the addition of its first player to support the Intel® Open Pluggable Specification (OPS). It was actually debuted on rAVe RADIO here. BrightSign created the HO523 to support the growing number of digital signage installers implementing OPS-based solutions. The HO523 is based on BrightSign’s […]

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CEDIA Announces 2017 Executive Committee and Appointed Directors


The CEDIA Board of Directors approved the 2017 executive committee and appointed directors at last week’s board meeting held at CEDIA Headquarters in Indianapolis, Ind. “The expertise and passion of our unified global board puts CEDIA in an incredibly strong position. The right people are at the table to help determine our top priorities and […]

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SDVoE Alliance Launches at ISE 2017 with 14 Members


The SDVoE Alliance today announced that fourteen companies have joined the alliance in advance of the ISE launch. DVIGear, Grandbeing and IDK Corporation are now contributing members and Arista, Aurora Multimedia, HDCVT, Techlogix Networx and Xilinx are now adopting members. These companies join founders AptoVision, Aquantia, Christie Digital, NETGEAR, Sony and ZeeVee in collaborating to […]

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DVIGear Introduces Next Generation of DisplayNet at ISE 2017


As the ProAV industry rapidly transitions to AV-over-IP technology, DVIGear will introduce the next generation of its award-winning DisplayNet family of products at ISE 2017 in Amsterdam, NL at Stand 1-F70. DisplayNet employs SDVoE technology, the most widely adopted networked AV standard worldwide, to transport uncompressed AV signals over 10GbE Ethernet networks. DVIGear will also […]

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Polycom Intros RealPresence Immersive Studio Flex


The new Polycom RealPresence Immersive Studio Flex is their latest immersive room videoconferencing system. Everything is 4K (even the low-res sources are upscaled to 4K) and the system uses multiple 65” displays to immerse attendees. Integrated with Polycom 3D Voice, digital ceiling microphones and a system that allows for annotation and whiteboarding from your own […]

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Amphion to Reveal New Floorstanding Loudspeaker, Argon7LS, at ISE


Finnish manufacturer Amphion Loudspeakers announces Argon7LS floorstanding loudspeaker. The newcomer replaces the Argon7L model, incorporating the passive radiator design which is already present in Argon3S and Argon3LS. The new front-runner in Amphion’s Argon family of high-end home audio speakers will be demonstrated for the first time at the Integrated Systems Europe in Amsterdam, booth 7-W195, […]

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Media Solutions Debuts an HDBaseT Test Generator


Media Solutions has announced the first handheld HDBaseT tester with a built-in HDMI pattern generator. In addition to monitoring, logging and diagnostics capabilities, the new MS-TestPro tester with built-in HDMI pattern generator says it will simplify the in-field performance analysis process of HDBaseT devices, cabling and overall configurations. The new built-in HDMI pattern generator in […]

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Kramer Debuts Two New Versions of VIA Wireless Collaboration Solution at ISE 2017 — These are CLEARLY Aimed at Barco ClickShare


Kramer Electronics will take on Barco — head-to-head — at ISE next week with two new offerings from the Kramer VIA family of wireless presentation & collaboration solutions: VIA GO, marketed as a wireless plug-and-present solution and VIAware, a software-only solution for wireless collaboration. The company will display its full range of products and solutions […]

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Barco Expands Its F-Series With New Rugged Laser Phosphor Projector


Barco is expanding its F-Series projection portfolio for the ProAV market with a new rugged laser phosphor model. The F70 projector line has two models set for launch at ISE 2017 including a 4K UHD vision (3840×2160) and a WUXGA version (1920×1200) and up to 8,000 lumens. The F70 will be shipping starting in Q2 […]

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Five InfoComm Workshops at ISE


InfoComm International is set to deliver five conferences at ISE 2017, including a joint conference with fellow trade association CEDIA. Each conference will explore an important industry topic, inviting expert guest speakers to share their insights and opinions, ending with a panel discussion which will allow delegates to get involved. The five conferences are as […]

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Denon Debuts White Podium


The Lectern Active White is a portable audio lectern for multi-media presentations — designed for hotels, churches, conference rooms and convention centers. This all-in-one unit is loaded with professional features and convenient touches, all designed to make any public speaking or presentation engagement a snap. This product eliminates the need for separate tripod stands, bulky […]

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Kramer Brings Focus on AV/IT Convergence to ISE 2017


Kramer Electronics will be presenting a unique and diverse array of cutting-edge software-based AV solutions designed for IT professionals at ISE 2017 in Amsterdam in Booth 1-F20. Kramer’s complete pro AV portfolio of products and solutions will be on display, featuring presentation, control, collaboration, connectivity and audio along with new and innovative products and technologies. […]

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Nureva Adds Quick-Share Feature for Span Software


Nureva has announced a new quick-share feature for Nureva Span software, allowing anyone to quickly and easily add digital sticky notes and images to a canvas without the need for a Span software subscription. When a canvas owner turns on quick-share mode, the software generates an access code that can be shared with a group. […]

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Nureva Expands Span with 1080p Model


Nureva announces the WM307i model, the latest addition to the Span visual collaboration product line, a native 1920x1080p solid-state, interactive projector. Combined with a customer-supplied PC, the WM307i creates a 7′ (2.13 meters) wide interactive digital wall. For groups that need more visual space, up to four systems can be seamlessly linked to create an […]

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Sharp Launches New 90″ LCD for Commercial Applications


Sharp announces the launch of its new 90” Class (90 1/64” diagonal) PN-LE901 commercial LCD display. The PN-LE901 combines full-HD image quality and a thin profile with a built-in tuner. Businesses can easily manage the functionality of the PN-LE901 commercial LCD display due to its many user-friendly features. This includes a powerful RS232C command set, […]

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Sony Adds More Laser-Phosphor Projector Models, Including Portable Ones


Sony is expanding its range of laser light source (Z-Phosphor) projectors by introducing two new LaserLite models aimed at making laser technology more cost-effective for the installation market. Aimed at commercial applications, including classrooms and meeting rooms, the new VPL-PHZ10 (WUXGA) and VPL-PWZ10 (WXGA) projectors bring the benefits of laser technology — image quality, color […]

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ClearOne Ships Entry-Level Audio-Video Encoder And Decoder


ClearOne is broadening the market reach of Networked Media Streaming with the latest streamlined, affordable additions to its industry-leading VIEW Pro family of solutions. The new multimedia streaming components provide more flexibility in creating a mesh-network streaming infrastructure that can grow as an organization grows. Designed for single-media input settings, ClearOne’s VIEW Pro E110 Encoder […]

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Torus Power Demonstrates the Importance of Automatic Voltage Regulation Technology in AVR2 Series Toroidal Isolation Transformers at ISE 2017


Torus Power announced it will showcase its Automatic Voltage Regulation 2 series models, the AVR2 8 CE and AVR2 16 CE, for international audiences at ISE 2017. Torus Power’s toroidal isolation transformers are used in high-performance residential, commercial and professional applications to power, protect, and significantly improve the quality and performance of electronic systems installations […]

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Barco Silex Demos Viper OEM Solution for Real-Time 4K Video Networking at ISE 2017


Barco Silex will demonstrate its latest Viper solution to transport HDMI signals over IP network at ISE 2017 in Amsterdam. The Viper solution consists of encoder and decoder boards that are interconnected by standard Ethernet equipment in order to build a distributed audiovideo network. The Viper OEM solution targets integrators and equipment manufacturers willing to […]

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beyerdynamic Launches New Version of TG 1000 with Dante


beyerdynamic will be presenting a new version of the TG 1000 digital wireless system at the ISE 2017. This 24-bit system now has a Dante interface and can be integrated seamlessly into digital audio networks based on the popular Audinate solution. The TG 1000 dual receiver is equipped with a Dante network interface in the […]

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Sony Takes Aim at Barco WeConnect With New Vision Exchange – But Sony’s Adds Streaming Video


Sony is attempting to take marketshare from Barco’s WeConnect. Their new Vision Exchange is marketed using all the same buzzwords that every BYOD, collaborative systems does in coding all the wireless jargon. For example, this: “Vision Exchange brings together students, lecturers and presenters in a dynamic workgroup-based environment that encourages creative discussion and knowledge exchange.” […]

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Stewart Filmscreen to Demo Next Generation Line-up of Large Venue Projection Screens at ISE 2017


Stewart Filmscreen will showcase several new products including the new Phantom HALR High Ambient Light Rejecting future-proof screen material, at Integrated Systems Europe 2017 stand #1-F41, in the Amsterdam RAI, Netherlands. Showing a broad range of custom solutions, which includes the large-venue Torrent ElectriScreen in an industry-leading 16 foot 10 inches image width (5.131 meters), […]

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FORTRESS Seating Shows Lexington Seating at ISE 2017


FORTRESS Seating announced today that it will be demonstrating its popular Lexington seating model during Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2017, being held at the Amsterdam RAI, February 7-10, 2017, in the Home Cinema Europe stand, #1-N75. Showcasing craftsmanship, durability, comfort, and unrivalled customization options, FORTRESS will show a dual Lexington seating arrangement upholstered in premium […]

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Astro Spatial Audio to Debut SARA II Object Rendering Engine at ISE 2017


At ISE next week, Astro Spatial Audio (ASA) will unveil its new SARA II Premium Rendering Engine. The 3U, rack-mountable SARA II brings object-based 3D sound to the live entertainment and installation industries, plus room acoustics and stage tracking features, all in one package. included with a redesigned face and a 2.8” touchscreen display, the […]

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Vivitek Intros New Interactive Flat-Panel Displays with 20-Point Touch


Vivitek has announced a new range of interactive Flat Panel Displays (iFPD) in four screen sizes that range from 65” up to 98”. With a range comprising the LK6530i, LK7530i, LK8630i and LK9830i, the new iFPD screens are available in Ultra HD 4K (3840×2160), are LED backlit, have an anti-glare surface and are 4mm of […]

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The ISE Opening Keynote


The ISE Opening Keynote claims to have one the “world’s leading architects.” Ole Scheeren is currently working on a series of projects, including Guardian Art Center, the new exhibition space and headquarters for China’s oldest art auction house currently under construction in close proximity to the Forbidden City in Beijing; DUO, a contemporary twin-tower mixed-use […]

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ClearOne Shows New DIALOG 20 Two-Channel Wireless Microphone System


ClearOne has a new tiny mic called the DIALOG 20. The two-channel DIALOG 20 wireless microphone product line by empowering smaller venues on smaller budgets needing smaller numbers of mics — such as training rooms, presentation venues, and offices. Leveraging ClearOne’s “spread” spectrum technology within the 2.4 GHz unlicensed spectrum, DIALOG 20 has some advantages […]

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Barco Intros Narrow-Bezel LCD Displays


Barco just announced a new product in its super-narrow bezel LCD video wall portfolio, the OverView HVD5521. Designed for use in control rooms, the HVD features some unique innovations that boost reliability, lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), and minimize maintenance needs. The new OverView HVD5521 now joins this portfolio, with a screen diagonal of […]

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L-Acoustics Unveils Syva Segment Source at ISE 2017


L-Acoustics has announced the launch of Syva, a new format, high power speaker system featuring six medium-frequency and three high-frequency speakers in a sleek J-shaped progressive curvature format. The groundbreaking transducer arrangement, called segment source, produces an H/V 140° x 26° (+5/-21°) directivity pattern that is optimized for exceptional surface coverage and 115 feet (35 […]

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Control4 Expands Smart Lighting Line to Drive Retrofit Installs


Control4 has added new a Square Dual Load Wireless Dimmer and Square Dual Load Wireless Switch to expand its award-winning smart lighting line, enabling dealers to leverage the ZigBee wireless lighting solution for all projects, existing and new construction. Control4 Square Dual Load Wireless Lighting is a cost-effective and smart solution for split-load applications to […]

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Atlantic Technology Debuts SB8 High-Performance Compact Powered Subwoofer


Atlantic Technology has introduced its SB8 compact 125-watt subwoofer as the perfect companion to any home theater speakers, soundbar, or compact music system. Despite its small size, roughly 13x13x11 inches, the SB8 shares the same high-end features found on the company’s top-of-the-line subwoofers. The SB8’s down-firing design takes advantage of the acoustic benefits of woofer-to-floor […]

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Panasonic Debuts New Portable Projection Lineup


Panasonic has announced two new portable projector series, including a new short throw range, offering longer lifespans, higher brightness and wireless capability. The interactive 3LCD, PT-TW351R series is spec’d at 10,000 hours maintenance-free operation in ECO Mode and comprises four short throw models, each capable of producing an 80-inch image from as little as 75 […]

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