Audinate Releases Dante Domain Manager Version 1.2

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Audinate announced the availability of Dante Domain Manager version 1.2. This new version improves how AV and IT managers use and maintain their Dante-based AV network and supports a more flexible range of purchase options. All editions of Dante Domain Manager are now expandable to accommodate growing needs for Dante nodes or Dante domains. Features previously […]

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Magewell Introduces Cloud Multi-device Management System

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Magewell announced its new Magewell Cloud multi-device management software. The Magewell Cloud software provides centralized configuration and control of multiple Magewell IP encoders and decoders. It also offers stream management features including protocol conversion and SRT gateway functionality. Magewell Cloud supports remote management of all of the company’s current hardware solutions for streaming and IP […]

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Extron Releases IPL EXP I/O Series of Control System Expansion Interfaces

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Extron announced the availability of select models of its IPL EXP I/O Series of control system expansion interfaces. These are a convenient way to put extra control ports and functionality where you need them in your system. These expansion interfaces pair exclusively with the IPCP Pro xi Series of control processors, which are securely configured […]

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Vivitek Announces D6000Z Series of Large Venue Laser Projectors

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Vivitek announced the new D6000Z Series of WUXGA large-venue laser projectors made up of the DU6198Z and the DU6298Z, both single-chip DLP that uses a laser light source. Built to deliver a brightness of 8,500 and 10,000 ANSI Lumens respectively, they include Vivitek’s new color technology, multiple modes of operation and High Dynamic Range (HDR10) […]

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VOD Visual Releases New LED Video Wall Solution, ‘The Edge’

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VOD Visual launched The Edge, an LED video wall solution designed to directly replace LCD. The 55-inch panels claim to be the largest single die-cast cabinets on the market and are available in 0.9-millimeter, 1.2-millimeter, 1.5-millimeter, 1.8-millimeter and 2.5-millimeter pixel pitches. All are front serviceable. The panels fit together without any bezel. Each module weighs […]

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Sennheiser Joins GPA Organization

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Sennheiser has joined GPA, a global organization of audio, video and unified communications business units. GPA shares the best practices that guarantee excellent customer experience everywhere across the globe. As a global partner, Sennheiser will work closely with other GPA business units. “With their longstanding commitment and reputation for audio technologies excellence, and an ever-expanding […]

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Savant Systems Acquires Racepoint Energy

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Savant Systems has acquired Racepoint Energy, an engineering-driven company known for category-defining smart electrical panel, automated power, storage and energy resiliency solutions for consumers, home builders, businesses and utility companies. Renamed Savant Power, the company now joins GE Lighting, a Savant company, as the two newest additions to Savant Systems, Inc.’s portfolio of smart home solutions. By adding […]

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InfoComm 2021 to Host D=SIGN Programs in October

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InfoComm 2021 will host D=SIGN, the digital signage conference, as two half-day programs on Oct. 26-27, 2021, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. Produced in partnership with the Digital Signage Federation (DSF), the conference will explore the solutions, innovations and big ideas around digital signage. The trade show will feature a Digital Signage […]

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B-Tech AV Mounts Intros New LCD Video Wall Mount

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B-Tech AV Mounts just announced the introduction of the BT8312; a slim, soft open LCD video wall mount that provides installers with the flexibility and accessibility at project sites that every LCD video wall needs The BT8312 includes a patent-pending soft open feature; B-Tech says the BT8312 ensures controlled and unassisted forward extension of the […]

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Barco Records $460 Million Q1 and Q2 Combined — Tracking Only $40 Million Behind 2019

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Orders for the first half of 2021 for Barco were significantly above the same period of 2020 driven, according to Barco, by strong demand growth for healthcare and entertainment and continued to demonstrate quarter-to-quarter improvements. However, the conversion of orders to sales was hindered by prolonged pandemic-induced restrictions (Entertainment and Enterprise) and, to a lesser extent, […]

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DSS Europe 2021 Will Be Fully In Person This September

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Plans for this year’s Digital Signage Summit (DSS) Europe (29-30 September, Hilton Munich Airport) have been revealed and a roster of speakers and new industry innovations awaits delegates attending the event. There is also a range of networking and social events to attend, making this an important event for the digital signage and connected industries. […]

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BrightSign Players Now Featured in WallSign Corporate TV Solution for Mair Tecnimont

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BrightSign LLC announced that BrightSign players are powering content in a Corporate TV system developed with WallSign for Maire Tecnimont, a global engineering and construction contractor. Maire Tecnimont’s office and construction sites located in Europe, America, Middle East and Asia are fitted out with screens powered by HD224 BrightSign media players in a project overseen […]

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ClearOne Introduces All-In-One Collaboration Versa Mediabar

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ClearOne announced the market introduction of its new Versa Mediabar, the company’s all-in-one collaboration bar soundbar with an integrated 4K camera designed for UCC rooms and applications. The ClearOne Versa Mediabar is designed for huddle rooms and smaller spaces and connects via one USB cable. Featuring a built-in 4K Ultra HD camera with a 110-degree […]

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Viking Electronics Releases New PP-250 Stand-Alone Amplifier

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The new PP-250 amplifier from Viking Electronics can be used as a stand-alone paging amplifier or to add 250 watts of power to existing paging systems. The rack-mountable PP-250 is a paging amplifier that is compatible with both 25-volt and 70-volt paging speakers and uses high-efficiency amplifier technology that reduces heat dissipation allowing for smaller […]

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Extron Debuts Digital Canvas Presentation Switcher in MGP 641

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  Extron announced the MGP 641, a multiwindow processor for scaling and presenting up to four 4K@60Hz (4:4:4) source signals on a single screen. Extron’s Vector 4K scaling engine ensures downscaled and upscaled content is presented with unequaled image quality. In addition to four HDMI inputs that support data rates up to 18 Gbps, the […]

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Savant Partners with USAI Lighting and Eagle Sentry For Smart Living Residential Experience Center

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Savant is unveiling a west coast residential experience center in the greater Las Vegas area showcasing an advanced smart living ecosystem featuring modern architecture and stunning views of the Las Vegas Strip. This smart living showcase, referred to as Vegas Modern 001, was brought to life in partnership with Las Vegas-based design-led firm, Blue Heron, […]

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Avocor Announces G Series Edge-to-Edge Displays Without Bezel

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Avocor today announces its G series, a new product family of no-bezel, edge-to-edge interactive displays for collaboration. Available in 65”, 75” and 85”, the G series collaboration displays feature Avocor UiQ single-button touch interface and the latest generation of Avocor InGlass Intelligent Touch. With native 4K resolution, 30-bit color, and 500 nits of brightness, the […]

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Sharp NEC Display Releases Two New Additions to Desktop Display Family

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Sharp NEC Display Solutions announced the availability of the AccuSync AS271F and MultiSync E273F, the newest additions to its desktop display family. Suitable for corporate, financial, entertainment and education environments, Sharp/NEC says the new desktop displays offer flexibility and value. NEC’s AccuSync line is now complete with the addition of its largest model, the AS271F, […]

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Extron NAV Pro AV-Over-IP and Control Systems Enable Health Sciences Instruction at TRU

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When Thompson Rivers University (TRU) determined they needed more space for their expanding nursing program, they built the Chappell Family Building for Nursing and Population Health at their campus in Kamloops, British Columbia. Each instructional and meeting space includes an AV presentation system with wireless functionality. The rooms are linked over an extensive NAV Pro […]

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PSNI Global Alliance Awards 2021 Quality Cup Awards to Preferred Vendor Partners

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PSNI Global Alliance awarded Shure, Biamp, Samsung and Anixter | Wesco its Quality Cup awards for 2021. “During the pandemic challenges of the past year, PSNI’s Preferred Vendor Partners have once again excelled, and these accolades reinforce the incredible work and support they continue to provide to our CSP network around the globe,” said Chris […]

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AV Innovative Design Supports New Discovery Channel Headquarters With Technology Integration

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Discovery, often known as the Discovery Channel, is a global media company and leader in real-life entertainment. Through its flagship channel and various internationally owned or licensed channels, Discovery is widely distributed in over 400 million households worldwide. The network delivers over 8,000 hours of original programming each year to 220 countries and territories. Discovery recently […]

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AR visuals from Vizrt and AE Live (AE) bring impressive Euro 2020 coverage to ITV Sport

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Bergen, Norway — 9 July 2021 — Vizrt, the leading provider of software-defined visual storytelling solutions (#SDVS) for media creators, today announced ITV Sport, one of the U.K.’s top national broadcasters, is using Vizrt XR (Extended Reality) Set solution for the Augmented Reality graphics in partnership with AE Live (AE) for UEFA European Championship 2020. AE worked together […]

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DVDO Partners With Audio Pro For European Product Distribution

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DVDO announced its full lineup of professional-grade cameras, AV switches, splitters, matrices, extenders and controllers and are now available in Europe through Audio Pro Heilbronn Elektroakustik GmbH. The partnership augments Audio Pro’s portfolio of global AV brands and expands DVDO’s reach into European DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) and Benelux (Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg) regions. “DVDO […]

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Panasonic Announces Technology Solutions-Focused Organization, ‘Panasonic Connect Europe GmbH’

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Panasonic announced the foundation of a new solutions-focused organization, Panasonic Connect Europe GmbH, to address the changing technology needs of European businesses. Panasonic Connect Europe will offer diverse B2B technology solutions, alongside an enhanced services capability. The new organization will bring together Panasonic’s B2B product portfolio with consulting, systems integration, project management and application software […]

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QSC Debuts Zoom-Certified Meet Room Solution

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QSC just debuted Meeting Room Solutions certified for use with Zoom Rooms. QSC has worked with Zoom and Q-SYS Ecosystem partner Sennheiser to create a solution that allows users to easily scale their Zoom Rooms deployment in high-value spaces. The QSC Meeting Room Solutions for Zoom Rooms centers around the Q-SYS Core 8 Flex processor, […]

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PPDS Launches ‘Air Quality Sensor’ Monitoring and Notification System

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PPDS (aka; Philips) announced the launch of “Air Quality Sensor,” an air quality monitoring solution designed to help schools and businesses (including corporate, retail and hospitality) create healthier and more productive working and learning environments, using Philips professional TVs, interactive displays and digital signage solutions. Part of PPDS’ new “Total Solutions” strategy, the PPDS Air […]

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Screen Solutions Launches Online Fabric Selection and Personalization Website, ‘Fabric Wizard’

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Screen Innovations has launched an online shade selection and specification tool. Guiding integrators, designers, homeowners and end users through the fabric selection process, SI’s new Fabric Wizard provides one place to learn about and determine the best shading fabric for any indoor and outdoor application. More than 850 indoor and outdoor fabrics and insect screens from […]

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ISE 2021: Gordon Dutch Talks PanaCast Hybrid Meeting Products with James Spencer of Jabra

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AV consultant Gordon Dutch od Re-sauce spoke with James Spencer, director of business development EMEA North, Jabra, at ISE 2021 in London. View their discussion below: Products discussed: PanaCast 50 PanaCast 20 Range of Headsets Range of Speakerphones The Panacast 50 is the world’s first new normal intelligent plug-and-play 4K video and soundbar. There is […]

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Wireless Sees the Light

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You don’t have to know rocket science to follow the arcane world of high-performance wireless, but it doesn’t hurt. The CEO of BridgeComm, Barry Matsumori, worked previously for SpaceX and Virgin Galactic and has served as a board member of the Space and Satellite Professionals International. BridgeComm, optical wireless communication (OWC) company, provides enterprise-grade broadband […]

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Livestreaming XSplit Ramps Up for Business Users

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Known for its game livestreaming, XSplit is launching two new applications in beta, XSplit Presenter and XSplit Capture. Like many streaming companies, the work from home (WFH) trends created by the global pandemic accelerated XSplit’s business. Its business grew more than 50% in 2020 and its VCam virtual background product saw 1000% growth in monthly […]

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ISE 2021: Gordon Dutch Makes ISE Detour, Catches HYPERVSN 3D Visuals, Media Wall

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Sam Chagin of Hypervsn chatted with Gordon Dutch, a London-based AV consultant at ISE 2021. Gordon visited Hypervsn’s office, located close to ISE.  View the video below: Products discussed: Hypervsn Media Wall Human Hologram This is the future of digital signage for brands in retail because Hypervsn produces 3D visuals which transports people into a […]

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ISE 2021: Logical Solutions Talks AV Programming Offerings

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Kelechi Aofolaju is the managing director of Logical Solutions at ISE 2021. He spoke with Gordon Dutch, a London-based AV consultant at ISE 2021. View the video below:  Logical Solutions talks about helping integrators with programming needs. The company works in both commercial and residential AV — in the video, Kelechi Aofolaju talks about how […]

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