Marshall Electronics Announces CV630-NDIW 30X UHD PTZ Camera

Marshall Electronics announced its new CV630-NDIW 30X UHD PTZ camera with NDI|HX2. The company claims the  CV630-NDIW is designed for use in live newscasts, concerts, reality television, corporate communications, government, courtroom, house of worship, education as well as a range of other broadcast and ProAV applications. According to Marshall, the CV630-NDIW PTZ camera captures UHD […]

Marshall Electronics Announces CV630-NDIW 30X UHD PTZ Camera

Nissan Formula E Team Partners With Scalable Display Technologies to Create Driver Simulations

Formula E, officially known as the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, is the world’s first and only single-seater motorsport championship for electric race cars. Established in 2014, Formula E combines technology, global circuits, best-in-class teams and drivers and unpredictable competition to create “the world’s greenest sport.” Since debuting on the grounds of the Olympic […]

Nissan Formula E Team Partners With Scalable Display Technologies to Create Driver Simulations

Here’s Why Kinly Uses Jetbuilt

In an era where technology is making many jobs redundant, it’s little wonder that many would fear a new tool with the power to eliminate part of their workload. For the sales team at audiovisual and unified communication solutions integrator, Kinly, this fear turned to affection for a technology that makes their job more satisfying. […]

Here’s Why Kinly Uses Jetbuilt

If You Sell to Hospitals, LG’s New 55” Will Help You

LG Business Solutions announced a new 55-inch surgical monitor, the 55MH5K, that’s native 4K (3840 x 2160) resolution and the ability to display multiple images at once in a 2×2 onscreen grid. It’s specifically designed for surgical centers, general operating rooms and hybrid operating rooms and is designed to withstand the rigors of such environments. […]

If You Sell to Hospitals, LG’s New 55” Will Help You

PPDS Opens the Doors to EMEA’s New ‘Super Sustainable’ 2,368 ft² Master Showroom

PPDS (aka: Philips digital signage) announced the opening of its new 2,368 ft², sustainability-inspired, multipurpose Master Showroom on its home ground in Amsterdam. Located just 15 minutes from Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam city centre, the new state-of-the-art venue continues PPDS’ commitment to providing existing and prospective partners and customers with convenient access to its specialist […]

PPDS Opens the Doors to EMEA’s New ‘Super Sustainable’ 2,368 ft² Master Showroom

MSolutions, Lenovo Partner For a Networked Collaboration Solution for Microsoft Teams Room and Zoom Room Customers

MSolutions and Lenovo have partnered to develop a networked collaboration solution for Lenovo’s Microsoft Teams Room and Zoom Room customers. The alliance pairs MSolutions’ compact USB-C extenders with Lenovo’s ThinkSmart USB portfolio inside meeting and learning spaces to extend USB-C data channels over a single CatX cable infrastructure for up to 333 feet (100m). Lenovo’s […]

MSolutions, Lenovo Partner For a Networked Collaboration Solution for Microsoft Teams Room and Zoom Room Customers

L-Acoustics Releases LC16D Network Audio Converter

L-Acoustics announced the release of the LC16D network audio converter, designed to “simplify the process of interfacing legacy digital formats with the Milan AVB time-sensitive network.” The company says the LC16D is a high-capacity AES/EBU- and MADI-to-Milan AVB audio network converter housed in a compact 1RU chassis. With up to 80 legacy format inputs and […]

L-Acoustics Releases LC16D Network Audio Converter

Extron Expands VoiceLift Pro Wireless Microphone System Packages for Educators

Extron announced the expansion of its VoiceLift Pro wireless microphone system packages offered to educators. The company says these complete audio reinforcement packages are simple to purchase and integrate and include capabilities for mixing and digital signal processing of audio sources to fit the needs of various teaching methods like HyFlex, allowing students to clearly […]

Extron Expands VoiceLift Pro Wireless Microphone System Packages for Educators

Cisco and Bang & Olufsen Collab Creates Pro-Grade UCC Earbuds

Cisco and Bang & Olufsen unveiled new wireless earbuds built with enterprise-grade features customized for professionals using UC applications frequently. The Bang & Olufsen Cisco 950 Earbuds address increased customer expectations for multifunctional devices that fit their lifestyles in and out of work. The earbuds are “fully manageable in Cisco’s Control Hub platform, giving IT […]

Cisco and Bang & Olufsen Collab Creates Pro-Grade UCC Earbuds

LG Business Solutions Expands Chicago Business Innovation Center

LG Business Solutions USA has expanded its Chicago Business Innovation Center (BIC) designed to provide resellers and end users a “veritable innovation playground” at which they can experience and learn about the company’s latest commercial displays and innovative business solutions. According to David Bacher, head of marketing at LG Business Solutions USA, with more than […]

LG Business Solutions Expands Chicago Business Innovation Center

HOLOPLOT’s X1 Matrix Array Used at Nintendo Live Experience at PAX West

HOLOPLOT partner, Creative Technology US, used the attributes of the X1 Matrix Array for orchestral performances of iconic musical scores of The Legend of Zelda and Super Mario at this year’s Nintendo Live experience at PAX West, the destination event celebrating gaming and gaming culture, in Seattle. Nintendo Live is billed as “an all-ages celebration […]

HOLOPLOT’s X1 Matrix Array Used at Nintendo Live Experience at PAX West

Vivitek Announces DU7000 Series of Large Venue Projectors

Vivitek has announced the DU7000 Series of large venue projectors. The series comprises the DU7099Z, DU7199Z and DU7299Z, each offering varying brightness levels. The company says the DU7000 Series is capable of maintenance-free operation for up to 30,000 hours with stable and constant brightness and has an IP6X sealed engine design. By deploying Vivitek’s latest […]

Vivitek Announces DU7000 Series of Large Venue Projectors

Workplace Experiences Will Bring People Back to the Office, So North Carolina-based AV Integrator Pavion Built One

Pavion recently opened its new regional office in Raleigh, North Carolina. The company says the goal was to establish a space for Pavion to “showcase its technology solutions whilst providing an updated working environment for its employees.” The project was undertaken in a collaboration between Pavion and IA Architects, who worked together to design and […]

Workplace Experiences Will Bring People Back to the Office, So North Carolina-based AV Integrator Pavion Built One

Commercial Integrator Expo Shines a Light on Emerging Commercial and Resimercial Trends

The convergence of residential and commercial technology, coined “resimercial,” has provided an opportunity for crossover between manufacturers, integrators and many other business facets. Resimercial has accelerated the adoption of technology integrations in nearly every industry and application, including home/hybrid offices, flex spaces and commercial spaces, specifically office, retail and mixed-use facilities. As a result, ProAV […]

Commercial Integrator Expo Shines a Light on Emerging Commercial and Resimercial Trends

AV Loses an Icon in the Making: Brad Sousa

In addition to leading AVI Systems as the chief technology officer, Brad Sousa was an industry visionary — speaking about how the future of work was experience-based way back in 2018 (well before the pandemic pushed us that way). And, his vision for AV’s impact on the future of the esports market helped drive AVIXA […]

AV Loses an Icon in the Making: Brad Sousa

Flow — Why Remote Team Meetings Fall Short

Hybrid work isn’t going anywhere, and the return to historic levels of in-office work and daily attendance is not anywhere on the horizon as far as I can tell — and for good reason. The utility of knowledge-based work can be done from anywhere. The proliferation of high speed internet, Wi-Fi, and cloud-based applications coupled […]

Flow — Why Remote Team Meetings Fall Short

Shure Microflex Advance MXA920 and MXA902 Receive Google Meet Certification

Shure has announced three new Works With Google Meet certifications for the Microflex Advance MXA920 Ceiling Array Microphone, the recently launched Microflex Advance MXA902 Integrated Conferencing Ceiling Array and the ANIUSB-MATRIX USB Audio Network Interface. These new certifications “expand the flexibility of using Shure products with Google Meet in hybrid environments for a consistent and […]

Shure Microflex Advance MXA920 and MXA902 Receive Google Meet Certification

Extron Intros Quantum IN4FOX3 Series, Quantum OUT4FOX3 Series Input/Output Cards

Extron introduced the Quantum IN4FOX3 Series and Quantum OUT4FOX3 Series of input and output cards that facilitate integration of an Extron Quantum Ultra II video wall processor within a secure FOX3 distribution architecture. Extron says each card offers four channels of connectivity. They incorporate “exclusive technology to distribute pixel-perfect, uncompressed video up to 4K/60 @ […]

Extron Intros Quantum IN4FOX3 Series, Quantum OUT4FOX3 Series Input/Output Cards

Key Digital Adds KD-FIX418A-2 HDMI Fixer

Key Digital has introduced the KD-FIX418A-2, an update to its in-line Ultra HD/4K 18G HDMI Fixer, a connectivity repair and audio de-embedding device for HDMI related to Hot Plug Detection, EDID handshaking, HDCP authentication and signal degradation. The third-generation KD-FIX418A-2 offers switchable 4K down-conversion to 1080p to support legacy monitors and projectors and de-embedded digital […]

Key Digital Adds KD-FIX418A-2 HDMI Fixer

Ruijie Network Joins SDVoE Alliance as Adopting Member

The SDVoE Alliance announced that Ruijie Network has joined the SDVoE Alliance as an adopting member. Ruijie Network specializes in the research, development, design and sales of network equipment, network security solutions and cloud desktop technologies. Established in 2003, Ruijie Network says it has been committed to developing solutions that bridge technology and application. At […]

Ruijie Network Joins SDVoE Alliance as Adopting Member

NEUTRIK Debuts More Ruggedized FIBERFOX Connectors for Harsh Environments

NEUTRIK has expanded its fiber optic connectivity portfolio with the introduction of two new variants of its HMA expanded beam multimode connector system. Available in two- and four-channel configurations, FIBERFOX EBC25 is a ruggedized development of its FIBERFOX HMA expanded beam multimode fiber-optic connector system. FIBERFOX EBC25 chassis is a jam-nut design, “intended to meet […]

NEUTRIK Debuts More Ruggedized FIBERFOX Connectors for Harsh Environments

Wharfedale Pro Updates DP-F, DP-N Series Amplifiers

Wharfedale Pro announced updates to its DP-F and DP-N series amplifiers. The output power, model numbers and configurations remain the same, but updated DP-F and DP-N models will now feature updated DSP Controller software features, increased internal DSP functions, new IPS color displays, locking XLR connectors, and AES/EBU inputs. These upgrades are supported by the […]

Wharfedale Pro Updates DP-F, DP-N Series Amplifiers

Churchill Downs’ Turfway Park Goes AV-over-IP with Visionary Solutions

Established in 1959, Turfway Park Racing & Gaming has a rich history of live Thoroughbred horse racing. In the mid-1960s, Turfway Park introduced innovations, such as winter and night racing, and later became the first track to introduce simulcast wagering. In October 2019, Turfway Park, which initially opened as Latonia Race Course, was acquired by […]

Churchill Downs’ Turfway Park Goes AV-over-IP with Visionary Solutions

Environmental Lights Adds PixLite Controller Line to Offerings

Environmental Lights says they’ve picked-up the Advatek PixLite controllers line and added it to its offerings of pixel lighting solutions. Advatek says its pixel controllers have been used to drive the “magic” behind some of the world’s most spectacular LED pixel lighting installations, galleries, shows and events, including those from Meow Wolf to GoLive Productions. […]

Environmental Lights Adds PixLite Controller Line to Offerings

Jabra and London School of Economics Studied Impact of Tech on People, Post COVID

Jabra has conducted new research, “Meeting great expectations: Behavior, Emotion and Trust,” at the LSE Behavioural Lab to understand the behavioral dynamics of meetings and the impact of technology. The research found that meeting members were more engaged (56%) during face-to-face collaboration, and in instances where hybrid meetings are required, meeting room participants saw an […]

Jabra and London School of Economics Studied Impact of Tech on People, Post COVID

Neutrik Americas Announces etherCON ESD Series Chassis Connectors

Neutrik Americas announced the etherCON ESD Series chassis connectors. Neutrik says the etherCON ESD Series improves the performance of the etherCON A Series by including asymmetric compound (non-metallic) push tabs. The connectors’ ESD-protective, compound push tabs protect against damage to sensitive electronics from unwanted energy entering the connector through the latch, whether from a finger […]

Neutrik Americas Announces etherCON ESD Series Chassis Connectors

Exertis Almo Enters Exclusive US Distribution Partnership With Hisense

Exertis Almo has entered an exclusive US distribution partnership with Hisense for its entry-level 32- to 100-inch digital signage displays, touch screens and direct-view LED all-in-one 136- and 163-inch models. According to Exertis Almo Director of Business Development Brian Rhatigan, “Hisense was recently named a top global television manufacturer. As the official sponsor of the […]

Exertis Almo Enters Exclusive US Distribution Partnership With Hisense

INFiLED Announces New Appointments to Its ProAV Team

INFiLED says it has hired a few familiar faces to its ProAV team. The North American fixed install team welcomes Ryan Wilhelm as regional sales director (Southeast) under the direction of Rick Bortles, senior VP of strategy. Along with Wilhelm, INFiLED has hired for the operations side of the business: Kayla Fontanilla and Jason Tennstedt. Fontanilla […]

INFiLED Announces New Appointments to Its ProAV Team

MAXHUB Adds CM27 Series COB dvLED Display

MAXHUB introduced the CM27 Series COB (Chip On Board) all-in-one DV LED display. Featuring a 20,000:1 contrast display with either a 0.9- or 1.2-pixel pitch, the new CM27 has a 170-degree viewing angle and has a native 8K (7680 X 4320) Ultra HD resolution using a 16:9 aspect ratio LED panel. This system adopts a […]

MAXHUB Adds CM27 Series COB dvLED Display

Professional Microphone Market Slow but Steady, as Installed Commercial Leads the Way

By Grant Youngman Futuresource Consulting The professional microphone market continues to achieve slow but steady post-pandemic growth, with a new report from Futuresource Consulting forecasting a CAGR of 5.9% over the next five years. That’s despite a general feeling of caution and nervousness among buyers, resulting from current economic and geopolitical issues. Recovery for the […]

Professional Microphone Market Slow but Steady, as Installed Commercial Leads the Way

Viking Announces X-205 Series of Intercoms With HD IP Video, Two-Way Voice Communication

Viking’s new X-205 Series of intercoms provide HD IP video and two-way voice communication — all in a “compact chassis.” The intercoms feature a built-in HD video camera with H.264 video compression, low light sensitivity, and a wide viewing angle. Dual 1080p video streams can be viewed on a desktop monitor or IP video phone; […]

Viking Announces X-205 Series of Intercoms With HD IP Video, Two-Way Voice Communication

LG Business Solutions Announces ProBeam BU53RG Short-Throw 4K UHD Projector

LG Business Solutions announced the LG ProBeam BU53RG short-throw 4K UHD projector as a replacement to the LG ProBeam BU53PST projector. The new ProBeam BU53RG includes webOS 6.0 Signage, a web-based digital signage platform that has display features including support for streamlined tools to tie into a larger webOS digital signage network. With the ability […]

LG Business Solutions Announces ProBeam BU53RG Short-Throw 4K UHD Projector