Hall Technologies Launches Hive Control

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Hall Technologies, a designer and manufacturer in the AV industry, announces its latest leap in technology innovation, HIVE Control. This scalable and affordable AV solution leverages the best in modern IoT, legacy control, and automation. HIVE Control will offer major improvements to the industry’s three major pillars of AV control technology: software, interface and hardware. […]

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Gordon Dutch, Lee Baker and Ian Sempers Form New Consultancy Business — Called Re-Sauce

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After a short leave of absence from the front line, three industry figures have joined forces to form a new Business Consultancy primarily focussed on press, PR, marketing and sales for the global professional AV, IT and CE sectors. The new business called Re-Sauce has been founded by Gordon Dutch (former shareholder/Exec VP & MD […]

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Registration Now Open for ISE 2021

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Registration opened Thursday for Integrated Systems Europe 2021, making its debut at Fira de Barcelona, Gran Vía this June. Coming at a time of anticipation from an industry that is keen to “get back to work” in the second half of the year, it will incorporate both live and online content. Integrated Systems Events Managing […]

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Black Box Releases MCX Gen 2 Controller

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Black Box announced the release of the MCX Gen 2 Controller, an all-in-one network controller and manager for the Black Box MCX AV-over-IP (AVoIP) distribution and management system. Enabling control over the MCX system, the new controller simplifies setup and management of MCX AVoIP systems. The Black Box MCX system takes advantage of software-defined video […]

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Extron Just Launched a Timely New Product

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Extron just launched a timely product — since everything uses USB now — in the form of the UCS 900 Series of fiber optic SuperSpeed USB extenders that extend USB data signals from peripheral devices to a host computer over fiber optic cable. These extenders are compatible with all USB standards up to USB 3.2 […]

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FSR Launches Variable-Speed Temperature-Controlled Fan for Its Wall Boxes

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FSR has announced the launch of its PWB-320-FAN, a variable speed, temperature-controlled fan option for its PWB-320and PWB-320XL wall box series. The option adds a supplemental level of protection for the gear installed in the versatile wall boxes by keeping it cool while in the wall. In addition to connectivity wall, floor, table and ceiling […]

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Yamaha Unified Communications Adds Mersive Technologies to Its Strategic Partner Program

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Yamaha Unified Communications has added Mersive Technologies to its Strategic Partner Program. This new alliance brings Yamaha’s audio and Mersive’s Bring Your Own Meeting room system to hybrid workspaces, allowing onsite and remote workers to work together. Yamaha’s YVC series of conference phones fully integrate with Mersive’s Solstice Pod to deliver a new meeting and […]

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The Marshall AR-DM61-BT Is Now Dante, Too

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Marshall Electronics reintroduced its AR-DM61-BT multichannel digital audio monitor, now available with Dante capabilities. The AR-DM61-BT-64DT also includes built-in live video monitoring and can operate as an audio/video QC solution for a range of applications including TV stations, broadcast trucks, transfer stations and house of worship facilities. The AR-DM61-BT-64DT provides versatile audio analysis functions, and […]

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Planar To Unveil New Line of 4K Commercial LCD Displays at LAVNCH WEEK 3.0

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At LAVNCH WEEK 3.0 Thursday, Planar will unveil its Planar UltraRes X Series, a line of 4K resolution (3840×2160) commercial-grade LCD displays featuring 700-nit brightness and a wide color gamut perfect for High Dynamic Range (HDR) content. Available in 75-inch, 85-inch and 100-inch sizes, Planar UltraRes X Series includes a 24×7 design and, when paired […]

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Marshall Electronics Reintroduces Its AR-DM61-BT Multichannel Digital Audio Monitor — Now With Dante Capabilities

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Marshall Electronics reintroduced its AR-DM61-BT multichannel digital audio monitor, now available with Dante capabilities. The AR-DM61-BT-64DT also includes built-in live video monitoring and can operate as an audio/video QC solution for a range of applications including TV stations, broadcast trucks, transfer stations and house of worship facilities. The AR-DM61-BT-64DT provides audio analysis functions, and professional […]

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Pexip Announces Native Integration With Epic Health Record System

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Pexip announced a native integration with the electronic health record system, Epic. With a focus on providing an easy to use, secure system for patients and healthcare providers, the integration makes it simple to start a scheduled video meeting directly from the Epic interface MyChart, using any mobile device or browser. Pexip is already in […]

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Audinate Announces Dante AVIO Bluetooth Adapter

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Audinate has announced the immediate availability of the Dante AVIO Bluetooth adapter. This addition to the Dante AVIO family allows mobile devices and computers to wirelessly connect to any Dante audio network for playout or recording. The Dante AVIO family of adapters allow users to easily use non-networked audio equipment on a Dante audio network. […]

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LG Business Solutions Debuts 25 New Preconfigured dvLED Display Models

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Building on the rollout of 10 new direct-view light-emitting diode (DVLED) display series in 2020, LG Business Solutions USA is launching 25 new preconfigured DVLED display models for both indoor and outdoor installations. Available now in 16:9 and 32:9 Ultra Stretch formats, among others, the new models are designed to simplify the entire process of […]

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ATEN Technology Releases New 3-Port USB-C KVMP Switch

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ATEN Technology today announced the launch of its new 3-Port USB-C DisplayPort Hybrid KVMP Switch (CS1953). This solution is a hybrid KVMP Switch that integrates USB-C device and DisplayPort PC into a desktop workstation. The CS1953 comes with USB Type-C functionality that transfers video, audio, data and provides USB Power Delivery 3.0 for USB-C device […]

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Digital Projection Expands Range of Single-Chip Projectors

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Digital Projection has expanded their range of single-chip projectors with the new E-Vision 15000 and 9100 models. Just as with previous higher-tier models of the series, this 15,000-lumen projector employs ColorBoost + Red Laser technology in a single-chip DLP projector. New to the E-Vision 15000 is Art-Net control which allows for easy integration into existing […]

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Digital Projection Intros M-Vision 23000 Projector

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Digital Projection M-Vision 23000 projector — a single chip DLP laser phosphor projector that DPI is claiming is the brightest single chip in the world. With 23,000 lumens of brightness, a 10,000:1 contrast ratio and direct-red assist lasers, the new M-Vision model has the brightness of many three-chip imaging products in a single-chip price point. […]

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Extron Intros New 4K@60 HDMI Additions to DTP Line

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Extron just introduced the DTP3 Series, the newest 4K/60 HDMI products to join the popular and comprehensive DTP line. The DTP3 T 202 transmitter and DTP3 R 201 receiver provide long-distance signal extension of HDMI and bidirectional RS-232 signals up to 330 feet (100 meters) over the new Extron XTP DTP 22 shielded twisted pair […]

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Shure’s Motion for Preliminary Injunction Against ClearOne Appears To Be Stopped

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ClearOne has commented on the Order issued by the Honorable Richard G. Andrews of the U.S. District Court of Delaware adopting a Report and Recommendation denying Shure Incorporated’s (“Shure’s”) motion for a preliminary injunction (“PI Motion”) to stop the sale of ClearOne’s innovative Ceiling Tile Beamforming Mic Array (“BMA CT”) and Huddle-compatible Ceiling Tile Beamforming […]

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Sony Adds New 100-Inch, 32-Inch Displays for Business

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Sony Electronics has added two new displays today, the 100-inch FW-100BZ40J and 32-inch FW-32BZ30J. These new models are optimized for use in businesses including corporations, higher-education institutes, hotels and retail establishments, from small spaces to large venues. Additional new features such as Pro Mode for customized settings, IP control and mirroring functionality enhance flexibility in […]

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Fortissimo Capital Fund Acquires Major Interest in Kramer Electronics

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Fortissimo Capital Fund just acquired a majority interest in Kramer Electronics. Michael and Ben-Zion Hochstein, two of the company’s founders, retain their interests in the company, while Joseph Kramer, the third founder of Kramer Electronics, is retiring from the company. Fortissimo Capital Fund is a private equity fund based in Israel, with proven capabilities to facilitate the […]

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Extron Just Upped the Ante in AV-over-IP

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Extron just upped the ante in AV-over-IP with the new fiber-based NAV E 511 and NAV SD 511 encoder and scaling decoder that transmit ultra-low latency, visually lossless video, audio, USB and Ethernet signals over standard 1-gigabit-per-second optical Ethernet. Using the Extron patented PURE3 codec, the NAV Series delivers performance with real-time, lossless video at […]

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Extron Intros Two New USB-3.2-Compatible Switchers

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Extron introduced the SW2 USB Pro and SW4 USB Pro, a two- and a four-input USB switcher that facilitate USB 3.2 compatible switching between multiple host devices and multiple USB peripherals. They provide solutions for USB-C and Thunderbolt hosts and peripherals with data rates up to 10 gigabits per second. HID peripheral ports support hotkey […]

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Clare Controls Releases New System Updates, Now Has Options for Live Surveillance Camera Viewing

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Clare Controls released a ClareOne v1.2.10/9.1.5 software update that broadens the system’s capabilities, including live surveillance camera viewing on ClareOne panels and the ClareOne app, as well as support for multiple third-party water sensors and shut-off devices. At the same time, the company also debuted five new products: the ClareOne Auxiliary Touch Panel, the ClareOne […]

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Zoom Creates Virtual Concierge Service Using Zoom Kiosk Mode, Adds Touchless iOS Control of Rooms

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Zoom just added, to its Zoom Rooms product, something called Kiosk Mode — basically, it allows you to use Zoom as a digital concierge with using a touch display at a reception counter or greeting station. With Zoom Rooms Kiosk Mode, which is now generally available, a virtual receptionist can greet you or your building […]

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Datapath Launches New AV-over-IP Solution — Aligo

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Datapath launched Aligo, its AV-over-IP technology that allows different video resolutions to be shared across different network bandwidths simultaneously. Obviously, Aligo works with Datapath’s latest Aetria solution, giving users a single interface for display layouts and content management in control rooms. Aligo is 4K capable across a 10G network and can also send compressed streams […]

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Extron Intros New IP Link Pro Expansion Interfaces

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Extron introduced the new IPL EXP I/O Series of IP Link Pro expansion interfaces. They are a way to put extra control ports and functionality just 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 with Global Configurator Professional […]

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Black Box Intros New Temperature-Screening Kiosk

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Black Box introduced the first solution in its Return to Work suite designed to help organizations and businesses in different industries provide a safer environment for their staff, visitors and customers. The BDS-8 Temperature Screening Kiosk is an all-in-one solution with fast, contactless temperature measurement and access control through facial recognition and mask detection. The […]

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Nureva Releases Developer Toolkit for Secure Access to Cloud-Based APIs

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Nureva announced the Nureva Developer Toolkit to give developers secure access to a growing collection of cloud-based APIs for Nureva audio systems. Using APIs for device management and device control, third-party and in-house developers can easily access device information, update firmware and control settings. Customers can now automate daily routine tasks and leverage a broader […]

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ISE Responds to InfoComm Postponement

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As many of you are aware, AVIXA has postponed InfoComm to Oct. 27-29, 2021. In response to that, Mike Blackman, managing director of Integrated Systems Europe, made the following announcement regarding ISE 2021. The show is still confirmed to take place June 1-4, 2021 in Barcelona, Spain. If anything changes regarding COVID-19 and the ability […]

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Watch This! SDS Helps Create Social-Distancing Visual Queues

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Here’s, yet another, creative way projection is being used to help people remain socially distant: SDS — the Smart Distancing System, uses a camera and projection to create social-distancing visual queues in the form of shapes. Watch this video to see how it works: Using AI and visually attractive shapes, social distancing can, theoretically, be […]

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Alcons Audio Partners With Pulse Cinemas

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Alcons Audio has teamed up with U.K.-based home cinema company Pulse Cinemas to bring its pro-ribbon audio systems to British home cinema aficionados. Founded in 2003 by Managing Director Mike Beatty and Technical Director Kapes Patel, Pulse Cinemas’ aim is to provide U.K. installers with home cinema and AV systems, along with training, technical assistance […]

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Optoma Expands Range of DuraCore Laser ProScene Projectors

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Optoma has expanded its range of DuraCore laser ProScene projectors for ProAV installation with the launch of the ZU720TST, a short throw, 7,000 lumens, fixed lens, WUXGA (1920×1200) laser projector. The ZU720TST projector is aimed at digital signage, edge blending and projection mapping, simulation and immersive installations as well as any application requiring a bright […]

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