Extron NAV Pro AV over IP Helps Tie it All Together for Medical School in the Bahamas

The Western Atlantic University School of Medicine (WAUSM) is an international medical school located in Freeport, Bahamas. The 40,000-square-foot campus consists of two interconnected buildings with about 22 distinct spaces that required Extron AV solutions. The integrator, Multimedia Technologies, recommended Extron equipment because of their technologies for collaborative learning and Pro AV over IP solutions. […]

Extron NAV Pro AV over IP Helps Tie it All Together for Medical School in the Bahamas

Sony’s MAS-A100 Beamforming Microphone Makes a Significant Impact on the University of Guelph

The University of Guelph has always been a hub of academic excellence, and its classrooms buzz with discussions and debates. With the advent of new beamforming innovations coupled with the need to broadcast classroom activities to remote participants, the University of Guelph turned to advanced technology to provide the same quality of education to all […]

Sony’s MAS-A100 Beamforming Microphone Makes a Significant Impact on the University of Guelph

C2G Adds HDMI HDBaseT + USB-B to A and RS232 Over Cat Extender

C2G announced its new HDMI HDBaseT + USB-B to A and RS232 Over Cat Extender (18Gbps), model C2G30055. It’s a solution for when USB must also be extended alongside HDMI video and audio to interactive whiteboards and displays, or in any installation that goes far beyond the length limitations of standard HDMI and USB cabling. […]

C2G Adds HDMI HDBaseT + USB-B to A and RS232 Over Cat Extender

Extron Now Shipping NBP VC1 D, NBP VC2 D Network Button Panels

Extron is already shipping its NBP VC1 D and NBP VC2 D Network Button Panels. These customizable AV system control interfaces are designed for use with Extron control systems and HC 400 Series products. They connect to your control processors via standard Ethernet and provide “convenient volume control within a room.” The NBP VC1 D […]

Extron Now Shipping NBP VC1 D, NBP VC2 D Network Button Panels

Lumens Digital Optics Announces Interoperability With NETGEAR AV Switches

Lumens Digital Optics Inc. has announced interoperability with NETGEAR AV switches, enabling “easier deployment of AV devices over IP networks.” NETGEAR and Lumens have certified the M4250 and M4300 series switches to work with IP-connected Lumens products, including models that leverage NDI|HX, high bandwidth NDI and Dante AV-H standards. Using NETGEAR Engage, which is built […]

Lumens Digital Optics Announces Interoperability With NETGEAR AV Switches

Whitman College Installs AtlasIED’s Atmosphere Audio Distribution Platform

Located in the heart of Washington State’s wine country, Whitman College in Walla Walla boasts an impressive academic record and an outstanding array of state-of-the-art facilities to attract and retain students and faculty. One of the most popular facilities on campus is The Louise and Harvey aquatic facility, or indoor pool, which provides students with […]

Whitman College Installs AtlasIED’s Atmosphere Audio Distribution Platform

ArtPlayer Chooses LG SuperSign Cloud to Deploy Cloud Art Service

ArtPlayer has decided to use the LG SuperSign Cloud for collaboration to deploy its cloud art service in places including retail, hospitality, transportation, healthcare, education and corporate environments where the benefits of art “can be advantageously displayed.” ArtPlayer can be used for digital signage or for displaying artwork. Additionally, the company says ArtPlayer can “contribute […]

ArtPlayer Chooses LG SuperSign Cloud to Deploy Cloud Art Service

Videotel Digital Intros VP72 Industrial-Grade Interactive Digital Signage Player

Videotel Digital just introduced the VP72 4K industrial-grade interactive digital signage media player. The VP72 4K provides multiple resolution options — 4K, 2K or 1080 — and high bit-rate playback as well as the following features: The unit auto-powers on, auto-plays, auto-loops and repeats without manual interaction. It has a built-in scheduler allowing content to […]

Videotel Digital Intros VP72 Industrial-Grade Interactive Digital Signage Player

Extron Now Shipping MGP 641 xi Multi-Window Processor

Extron is shipping its new MGP 641 xi multi-window processors for scaling and presenting up to four 4K/60 source signals on a single canvas. Extron’s Vector 4K scaling engine ensures that downscaled and upscaled content is presented with “unequaled image quality.” In addition to four HDMI inputs that support data rates up to 18 Gbps, […]

Extron Now Shipping MGP 641 xi Multi-Window Processor

C2G Announces New Options for Family of HDMI Dongle Adapters

C2G announced new options in its family of HDMI dongle adapters: the USB-C to USB-A Dongle Adapter Converter, Mini HDMI to HDMI Dongle Adapter Converter, and Micro HDMI to HDMI Dongle Adapter Converter. These solutions allow users to connect any device outfitted with a USB-A, Mini HDMI, or Micro HDMI port to an existing HDMI […]

C2G Announces New Options for Family of HDMI Dongle Adapters

Carousel Digital Signage Keeps Campus Messaging Lively and Engaging for Butler University

Carousel Digital Signage has been integrated into the Butler University campus with an 80-screen signage network across 15 departments. With just over 5,000 students, Butler University markets itself as a “relatively small” university that places a strong emphasis on student engagement. That message resonates for students, staff and visitors that regularly see fresh and timely digital signage content […]

Carousel Digital Signage Keeps Campus Messaging  Lively and Engaging for Butler University

Sound Devices Releases New Digital Wireless Receiver, Digital Wireless Transmitter

Sound Devices has launched the A20-Nexus Go digital wireless receiver and the A20-TX digital wireless transmitter. Designed to “streamline wireless audio processes,” Sound Devices says the products bring innovative features like its proprietary SpectraBand, GainForward and NexLink technology into a versatile ecosystem of portable, rugged and wireless audio devices that function across a variety of […]

Sound Devices Releases New Digital Wireless Receiver, Digital Wireless Transmitter

Denon Launches 8K AVRs For Small, Mid-Sized Home Cinema Applications

Denon just launched two 8K audio/video receivers (AVRs) “ideal for small to mid-sized home cinema applications” — the 7.2-channel AVR-S770H and the 5.2-channel AVR-S670H. The Denon AVR-S770H 7.2-channel 8K AV receiver combines 3D surround sound featuring Dolby Atmos and DTS:X with the picture quality of 8K video processing. The Denon AVR-S670H is a 5.2 AVR […]

Denon Launches 8K AVRs For Small, Mid-Sized Home Cinema Applications

Flock Audio Now Shipping PATCH VT Digitally Controlled Analog Patch Bays

Flock Audio has announced that the PATCH VT line of digitally-controlled analog patch bays, is now shipping. PATCH VT features 128-point connections – 64 Inputs X 64 Outputs – in a 3U rack-mount chassis that also includes many of the extended features available in Flock’s largest I/O Model PATCH XT. PATCH VT is available now […]

Flock Audio Now Shipping PATCH VT Digitally Controlled Analog Patch Bays

The Esports Opportunity for Professional AV

By Helen Matthews Futuresource Consulting Esports’ ascendance into the mainstream is presenting an ever-growing opportunity for manufacturers and resellers of professional audiovisual, IT and video equipment. Despite the pervasiveness of online-only events throughout 2021 and 2022, as well as the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions, the market saw a 76% rise in pro AV sell-in, when […]

The Esports Opportunity for Professional AV

EnGenius Technologies Adds Cloud Wi-Fi 7 Series

EnGenius Technologies just debuted its Cloud Wi-Fi 7 series for enterprises. The ECW536 is powered by the Qualcomm Networking Pro 1220 platform and is a cloud-managed Wi-Fi 7 4x4x4 Wireless Access Point that uses the new Wi-Fi 7 (IEEE 802.11be) Standard and ultra-fast aggregate speeds of up to 18.8 Gbps. Key Features of the ECW536 […]

EnGenius Technologies Adds Cloud Wi-Fi 7 Series

Key Digital Introduces Second-Generation Modular AV-over-IP Systems — KD-IP922-II, KD-IP1022-II

Key Digital has introduced its second-generation modular AV-over-IP systems, the KD-IP922-II and KD-IP1022-II encoders and decoders for 4K. An HDMI-to-IP encoder per source feeds the managed switches, and an IP decoder per destination display converts the desired source signal back to HDMI to feed monitors and projectors. USB 2.0 routing follows AV source/display selection with […]

Key Digital Introduces Second-Generation Modular AV-over-IP Systems — KD-IP922-II, KD-IP1022-II

AI and Higher Ed

AI is one of the most consequential and fast-moving technologies we have seen in years. The speed of change and drastic impact of that change will cause people to react quickly, go with the crowd and make poor decisions about how the technologies will be used in their businesses. No one, not even higher ed […]

AI and Higher Ed

Extron Intros DTP3 T 301, DTP3 R 301 Twisted Pair Extenders

Extron introduced the DTP3 T 301 and DTP3 R 301, long-distance, digital twisted pair extenders for sending HDMI, USB 2.0, audio and bidirectional RS-232 signals up to 330 feet (100 meters) over a shielded Cat6A cable. These HDCP 2.3-compliant products include proven technologies that extend video with optimal image quality and support video resolutions up […]

Extron Intros DTP3 T 301, DTP3 R 301 Twisted Pair Extenders

BenQ Adds InstaShow VS20 BYOM Wireless System for Hybrid Meetings

BenQ just debuted a new wireless system dubbed the InstaShow VS20. The InstaShow VS20 is a BYOM wireless system specifically aimed at hybrid meetings. Using a laptop connected button – with a built-in microphone and up to 4K transmission, and InstaShow sends content via the network (or ad-hoc) using a router-quality chipset for security. Designed […]

BenQ Adds InstaShow VS20 BYOM Wireless System for Hybrid Meetings

ANTON Learning App Now Available on BenQ Boards

BenQ announced that the ANTON learning app is now available on BenQ Boards. Used by over “15 million learners and teachers in over 60,000 schools,” the ANTON learning app features learning material across a multitude of subjects, with the goal of making learning fun for students and easy for teachers to create and deliver engaging […]

ANTON Learning App Now Available on BenQ Boards

Blaze Audio Announces Constant Curvature Array Loudspeaker

Blaze Audio announced the Constant Curvature Array (CCA) loudspeaker. Available both bi-amped or self-powered, the Blaze Audio CCA10i is a compact, three-way arrayable point source loudspeaker designed for medium-sized venues to large distributed systems that need a flexible, scalable loudspeaker solution. The CCA10i features two 10-inch high-excursion, ultra-low distortion drivers that offer reduced power compression, […]

Blaze Audio Announces Constant Curvature Array Loudspeaker

Emory University School of Medicine Adopts Lightware Visual Engineering Taurus UCX Solution for Connectivity on Mobile Professional AV Carts

Lightware Visual Engineering has recently secured a series of high-profile projects with prestigious educational institutions across the U.S., Europe and the Middle East. An example of Lightware’s transformative impact can be found at the Emory University School of Medicine campus, in Atlanta, USA. Recognizing the unparalleled potential of Lightware’s state-of-the-art AV technology, the institution has […]

Emory University School of Medicine Adopts Lightware Visual Engineering Taurus UCX Solution for Connectivity on Mobile Professional AV Carts

Pure Resonance Audio Releases MX9 9-Channel Rack Mount Mixer For Live Performances, Schools and More

Pure Resonance Audio unveiled the MX9, a 9-channel rack mount mixer for audio control in professional and commercial sound systems. Pure Resonance Audio says the MX9 is designed for live performances, schools, auditoriums, conference rooms, houses of worship and more. Features of the Pure Resonance Audio MX9 include: 9-Channels: The MX9 provides nine input channels […]

Pure Resonance Audio Releases MX9 9-Channel Rack Mount Mixer For Live Performances, Schools and More

JVC Professional Video Announces Availability of New Workflow Solutions for Small Production Teams

JVC Professional Video announced the availability of its new workflow solutions aimed at smaller production teams ― such as classrooms, courthouses, houses of worship, college sports broadcasters and local news OTA stations. Among these are the new KM-IP8 and KM-IP8S4 CONNECTED CAM vMix Studio Switchers, the RM-LP350G CONNECTED CAM vMix Control Surface, the KM-HD6 CONNECTED […]

JVC Professional Video Announces Availability of New Workflow Solutions for Small Production Teams

rAVe July 2023 Temperature Check — Survey CLOSED

This survey is now closed. Keep an eye out for next month’s temperature check survey!  Did you know July 16 is Artificial Intelligence Appreciation Day? Each year, thousands of professionals use this day to celebrate the positive achievements of artificial intelligence (AI) technology for humanity while also shining a spotlight on AI ethics. In short, […]

rAVe July 2023 Temperature Check — Survey CLOSED

Berkeley Preparatory School Rolls Out 40 Channels of Sennheiser EW-DX Wireless System

Berkeley Preparatory School, a highly ranked Pre-K to Grade 12 day school in Tampa, has a jam-packed schedule of activities for its 1,400+ students, as well as its faculty and staff, from theater productions to chapel services, daily staff meetings in the auditorium and more, all of which require wireless audio solutions. The state-of-the-art school […]

Berkeley Preparatory School Rolls Out 40 Channels of Sennheiser EW-DX Wireless System

Utelogy Expands Utelligence Program, Partners With Catchbox

Utelogy Corporation has expanded its Utelligence Program and added a partnership with Catchbox. The Catchbox Plus Pro product family promotes integration of Catchbox Cube (throwable) and Clip (wearable lavalier) microphones into pre-existing systems such as VC codecs (via USB and Dante) and auditorium audio systems. As a result of this tight-knit partnership between Utelogy and […]

Utelogy Expands Utelligence Program, Partners With Catchbox

Announcing the 2023 Winners of rAVe’s Best of InfoComm Awards

As we have for the past 13 years, I am proud to say we sent reporters from rAVe [PUBS] to EVERY SINGLE BOOTH at InfoComm 2023 earlier this month to shoot videos of new (and returning!) products. No other company went to every single booth. We amassed a cache of more than 1,560 videos, and […]

Announcing the 2023 Winners of rAVe’s Best of InfoComm Awards

LG Business Solutions USA Launches ChromeOS Flex Certified Device for LG Createboard

LG Business Solutions USA launched a new Google-certified ChromeOS slot-in OPS for LG Createboard aimed at classrooms (at ISELive 23 in Philadelphia). The new ChromeOS certified slot-in OPS (model OPS-C001) for LG Createboard upgrades educators’ options by enabling full use of the ChromeOS operating system on new and existing LG Createboards, providing a familiar user […]

LG Business Solutions USA Launches ChromeOS Flex Certified Device for LG Createboard

Cabal Esports Uses Alfalite Modularpix Pro VP XR LED Panels for Broadcasting, Esports Events and More

The entertainment production company Cabal Esports has acquired 126 Alfalite Modularpix Pro VP XR 1.9 LED panels with ORIM technology to broadcast virtual production content in the different gaming events in which this Spanish company provides services. Cabal Esports offers television broadcasting services, live events, gaming and esports. It is a pioneering production company in […]

Cabal Esports Uses Alfalite Modularpix Pro VP XR LED Panels for Broadcasting, Esports Events and More

9 Ways AI Can Improve Your Smart Office

THIS IS A PROMOTED POST By Sydney Paulk TD SYNNEX With the rollout of ChatGPT, Bing Chat and Bard, the business world is abuzz with talk about artificial intelligence (AI). Though it’s hard to nail down a universal definition of AI, or a description of how machine learning fits into the AI landscape, the undeniable […]

9 Ways AI Can Improve Your Smart Office