Hall Technologies Expands Team


  Hall Technologies has recently added a new regional sales manager, customer support manager and software application engineer to their growing team. Scott Ettinger was hired on as the Eastern Region’s regional sales manager, Luis Palomo as customer support and Nathan Munter as software application engineer. “Here we GROW again! Over the last year, we’ve […]

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Exertis Almo Unveils ‘Ireland Bucket List’ Ultimate Trip


Exertis Almo is encouraging reseller partners to make their “bucket list” a reality by registering to participate in its newest “Ireland Bucket List” ultimate trip promotion. Six partners will earn an all-expense paid adventure trip to Dublin, Ireland, home to Exertis Almo’s parent company, Exertis/DCC Technology. The contest period, which runs between now and March […]

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Kinly Maintains Global APEx Status for Fourth Consecutive Year


Kinly is again an AVIXA AV Provider of Excellence (APEx). First launched in 2014, the AVIXA APEx accreditation program was introduced to recognize AV integration companies and AV/IT design consulting firms that were able to demonstrate consistent, high levels of service, quality and technical capability — including employee training — that met their client’s needs […]

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Jabra and Lenovo Launch the Jabra PanaCast 50 Room System for Microsoft Teams


Jabra and Lenovo are expanding their collaboration to offer more options for Microsoft Teams Rooms, adding the Jabra PanaCast 50 Room System. The purpose-built, modular room kit includes the Jabra PanaCast 50 and Lenovo ThinkSmart Core Kit. The PanaCast 50 is a 180-degree Panoramic-4K video camera and works seamlessly with Microsoft Teams Rooms’ front row […]

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Maxhub Introduces the ND86PNA 4K Commercial Display


Maxhub just introduced the ND86PNA 4K Commercial Display, an 86-inch diagonal direct-view LED (dvLED) display for presentations, online conferencing and digital signage. Featuring 4K resolution, Bytello DMS for easy remote device management, a wealth of connections, and wireless BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) capabilities, the ND86PNA delivers an LED solution to meetings. The new Maxhub […]

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Audio-Technica’s Designs AT2020USB-X Microphone to Meet Needs of Content Creators


Audio-Technica announced the release of its AT2020USB-X cardioid condenser USB microphone. A redesign of its AT2020USB+, the AT2020USB-X microphone is specially designed to meet the needs of musicians, streamers, podcasters and other content creators, offering the sound of the original AT2020 upgraded to 24-bit/96 kHz sampling rate with the convenience of plug-and-play USB-C operation. Improvements […]

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University at Buffalo Creates Engaging Learning Environments Using LED Displays


As one of the largest and most comprehensive universities in New York state, the University at Buffalo is a premier educational institution. The flagship university of the SUNY system, this research-intensive university hosts a wide variety of sought-after programs for its 32,000 students, including Medicine, Pharmacy, and Law. With an esteemed reputation in both academic […]

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TriCaster Mini X Launches with New Live Link Feature


  Today, NewTek announced the TriCaster Mini X with something called Live Link — a new feature that brings the internet directly into TriCaster. TriCaster Mini X is the first in the TriCaster line of products to offer Live Link, and this means users can easily pull any web page elements into a production without […]

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BrightSign Adds Two Models to XD5 Media Player Lineup


BrightSign today unveiled the company’s new XD5 media players, which join the previously announced XC5 players to round out the first wave of Series 5 media players expected to ship in Q4 of this year. The new BrightSign XD5 lineup is comprised of two models, the XD235 and XD1035. Both are 4K and designed for […]

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CompTIA: Market Shifts Keep Tech Vendor Partner Programs Evolving


Relationships between technology vendors and their channel partners are on solid footing even as they work through issues related to compensation, communication and technical support, according to new research from CompTIA. Two-thirds of IT businesses surveyed for CompTIA’s “Partner Experience Trends 2022” characterize their current vendor partnerships as “very strong, growing in engagement” or “strong, […]

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The E4 Experience Will Be Back in Washington DC Next Month!


For the first time in over 4-years, Almo Pro A/V — now Exertis Almo — will bring the E4 Experience to DC — this time in Reston, Virginia, too. The E4 Experience is not like any other regional trade show. It’s a 10-time award-winning regional event that includes 10+ AVIXA-approved classes — including a keynote […]

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DTEN ONboard 55-inch Touch-Enabled Display Now Shipping


The DTEN ONboard is now in stock and available to order. Designed in collaboration with Zoom, DTEN’s ONboard is a touch-enabled 55-inch display optimized for Zoom’s recently introduced Whiteboard feature. However, DTEN says the ONboard can integrate with any Zoom Rooms device — including video bars — “and immediately introduces interactive touch, with the ability […]

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AtlasIED Adds to Globalcom Line With IP200 Series Controllers


AtlasIED just introduced new additions to its Globalcom enterprise-wide mass communication product ecosystem — the IP200 Series for announcement control and an on-premise server model, the IPSVR. The new products will “help support customers in a range of industries including transportation, healthcare, commercial and industrial.” AtlasIED ACS controllers are the heart of AtlasIED’s Globalcom, and […]

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Auralex Acoustics Adds Three Finish Options for T’Fusor Sound Diffusor


Auralex Acoustics just announced three new finishes for its T’Fusor sound diffusor: Carbon Fiber, Sports Car Red and Matte Black. The new T’Fusor models “retain the diffusive T’Fusor surface profile while complementing the aesthetics of any studio, stage, theater or control room.” The T’Fusor is made from highly durable ABS and is available as single […]

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Re Mago Announces Strategic Partnership With LG Business Solutions


Re Mago, a software development company for visual collaboration solutions, including Valarea, has announced a strategic partnership with LG Business Solutions. This new partnership integrates Valarea inside LG interactive displays. “Our partnership with Valarea delivers a set of tools that enhance business results,” said Joao Moreira, partner alliances manager at LG Business Solutions Europe. “Thanks […]

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Macnica Adds New Software and Hardware for SMPTE 2110 Suite


Macnica has unveiled new hardware and software for its SMPTE 2110 suite of products including a new media streaming software development kit (SDK) that offers users greater flexibility when developing IP transport applications. Both are made possible by Macnica’s FPGA IP Cores, a series of hardware gateway solutions for IP product development that implement up-to-date […]

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Wisycom Announces BFL1 RF-over-Fiber Interface


Wisycom just announced the BFL1 RF-over-fiber interface. A compact module, the BFL1 is a new way for users to support RF coverage and distribution requirements without concern for cable loss. Expanding on Wisycom’s existing RF-over-fiber solutions, the BFL1 features selectable filters, expanded dynamic range, and a long-range Bluetooth 5 programming link. Replacing the need for […]

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Extron Adds Two New Size Options for SB 33A Adjustable Width Sound Bar


Extron has launched two new sizes for its SB 33A Adjustable Width Sound Bar. These new sizes accommodate displays from 82″ to 100″ in width in addition to the existing sizes that support displays down to 46″. The SB 33A can be customized onsite to precisely match the width of the display, offering “high performance […]

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Social Media Recap: Aurora Calls Out Crestron in Recent Marketing Email


If you’re a true #AVtweep or if you’re someone who frequents LinkedIn somewhat often, you may have seen the screenshot below from an email from Aurora. According to the email, Aurora‘s VPX 1GBPS AV-over-IP solutions claim to be the “solution for Crestron NVX lead time issues.” The email also says Aurora’s solution can perform everything […]

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Exertis Almo Announces Winners of 2022 Manufacturer Excellence Awards


Exertis Almo has officially revealed the winners of its 2022 Manufacturer Excellence Awards. The awards were presented during the company’s first National Sales Meeting as a fully integrated marketing, sales and service entity since rebranding earlier this year. The awards were presented on July 28, 2022, at a Gala with a “Roaring ‘20s” theme at The Belvedere Baltimore in historic Mt. Vernon […]

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Extron High Performance AV Switching Systems Enable Practical & Emergency Medical Training at VinUniversity


VinUniversity in the Gia Lam district of Hanoi, Vietnam, offers education, skills development, and career placement for its students. The Medical training programs at this new, non-profit university include lecture, team-based learning, and hands-on experience through simulation. Simulation spaces in the two buildings are based on a modern hospital and home-health service, covering diagnostics, procedures, […]

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Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America Debuts Synappx Collaboration Hub Experience


Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation (SEC), today announced the debut of the Synappx collaboration hub experience. Combining the power of Synappx Go and Synappx Meeting, the Synappx collaboration hub creates a mobile-first experience, enabling participants to start a scheduled or ad hoc meeting on a meeting […]

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SoundTube Entertainment Adds Flangeless Grilles for Many SoundTube CM In-Ceiling Speakers


SoundTube Entertainment just announced flangeless grilles for many of the SoundTube CM in-ceiling speakers. Using a magnetic attachment with an additional clip-on safety harness, the grilles are still UL approved and are now standard on the CM-BGM-II series and are available as an option on the CMi series of speakers. The CM speakers are designed specifically for low and suspended ceilings. SpeedWing constant-tension mounting ensures rapid […]

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Pure Resonance Audio Announces S10 All-Weather Speaker


Pure Resonance Audio just introduced the S10, a 10″ compact all-weather speaker; a two-way full-range 70-volt outdoor speaker designed for harsh environments. Receiving an IP66 rating means the S10 is fully protected against dust or dirt particles and direct high-pressure water. Its fiber-reinforced plastic and metal enclosure with a metal grill give it durability. This […]

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The DSE Show Adds Three Keynotes


Education has always been the hallmark of good trade shows — not just the booths. And, the upcoming November-based DSE show is no exception. Here’s a look at three recently added keynotes: Space in the Mind of a Machine with New Media Artist, Refik Anadol Refik Anadol will share his studio’s site-specific parametric data sculptures, […]

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Datapath Joins SDVoE Alliance as Adopting Member


The SDVoE Alliance has announced that Datapath has joined it as an adopting member. Datapath offers video wall and control room solutions and a range of processors, video wall controllers and graphics and capture cards. Datapath’s fully integrated Aetria platform allows design, management and control of various systems — all AV-over-IP. And, Datapath’s solutions offer […]

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Atomos’ Latest Update for Shogun Connect and Atomos Connect Allows Frame.io C2C Workflows


Atomos has released the latest firmware update for the Shogun Connect and Atomos Connect that will now enable Frame.io Camera to Cloud (C2C) workflows. The company says this means a number of digital cinema, mirrorless and DSLR cameras can deliver media directly from production to post. Conventional workflows require a significant amount of media movement, […]

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Portable, Powered, PERFECT! The Need for ‘Anywhere Audio’


By Rob Voorhees Exertis Almo Allow me to paint a picture for you: The weather outside is in the high 80s — bright sun, not a cloud in the sky and you decide to take full advantage and head to the beach for the day. You pack all the essentials: sunscreen, drinks/food, maybe a book […]

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Hall Technologies Enters Global Distribution Partnership With TD Synnex


Hall Technologies has announced a global distribution partnership with AV/IT distributor, TD Synnex. “We specifically chose TD Synnex for their capabilities to grow and expand as Hall Technologies continues to broaden our product line around the globe,” said Hal Truax, VP of sales and marketing at Hall. “With our strong stock status position, this partnership allows […]

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Mimo Monitors Introduces Unify Meeting Software Solution


Mimo Monitors just launched a software solution that combines Zoom, Meet and teams into one UI. Unify Meeting displays the calendar at all times, allowing the user to see daily schedules and upcoming meetings. When it’s time for a meeting, the user simply taps the calendar invite, and the app opens the correct videoconference software […]

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AtlasIED Collabs with Control Concepts on Atmosphere System Capabilities


AtlasIED has collaborated with Control Concepts to make the company’s Atmosphere system even easier to integrate with other manufacturers’ products through a single interface. The availability of third-party control modules and drivers—developed by Control Concepts for Crestron, AMX and Extron control platforms—provide expanded capabilities and added ease of integration. In addition to the control options […]

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