AMX Ships Modero X Panels


AMX is finally shipping the Modero X Series Touch Panels introduced at InfoComm 2011. The frameless, panoramic and widescreen touch panels with a low-profile design allow for control, Apps and video all on one screen since they are 2:1 aspect ratio or higher. The Modero X Series touch panels integrate a high definition camera in […]

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AMX Launches New All-In-One Switcher


AMX yesterday announced new configurations of its Enova DVX-3150HD All-In-One Presentation Switcher. The smaller, 6×3 models are the Enova DVX-2150HD-SP, Enova DVX-2150HD-T, Enova DVX-2155HD- SP and Enova DVX-2155HD-T. The new configurations of the original 3150HD-SP, a 10×4 unit, are the Enova DVX-3150HD-T, Enova DVX-3155HD-SP and Enova DVX-3155HD-T. Of the new configurations, the “215x” models have […]

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AMX Introduces Enova


At InfoComm, AMX introduced Enova, a system that converts analog and digital video and control. Conceptually similar to both Crestron’s DigitalMedia (introduced at last year’s InfoComm) and Extron’s new XTP system, Enova combines all the components necessary to control and automate an environment, including multi-format inputs, video switching, transcoding and scaling, local and remote distribution, plus […]

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A Review of ISE


Sure, 80 percent of the attendees of this year’s ISE show in Amsterdam are European, but, it’s the sheer numbers of them that astounded me — and many others here at Integrated Systems Europe in February 2011. Literally almost 35,000 attendees scanned their badges as they walked into the 10 massive halls of AV exhibits […]

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AMX Adds Two More DVI Ports to Enova


At InfoComm, AMX announced that their Enova DVX-2100HD now includes two independent DVI-I digital video outputs for simultaneous delivery of digital video to two displays. All of the other ports and features are the same. AMX says the DVX-2100HD Enova Total Environment Controller is a room controller that also includes, multi-format input switching, transcoding and […]

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AMX to Expand Distribution of Inspired XPress Line through Almo Professional A/V

Comment from Gary Kayye: This is a MAJOR shift in AMX’s strategy.  We WILL see Crestron follow this with another distributor SOON – remember I said that! AMX®, the leading provider of solutions that simplify the implementation, maintenance, and use of technology to create effective environments, today announced plans to expand distribution through an agreement with […]

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Both AMX and Crestron Announce iPad Apps to Turn iPad Into Touch Screen HomeAV Interface


Both AMX and Crestron Announce iPad Apps to Turn iPad Into Touch Screen HomeAV Interface The death of the overpriced, over-bloated touch panels is near – the iPad is well on its way to replacing that (along with a few other inexpensive top-secret touch screen options coming this summer).  In recent weeks, both AMX and […]

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AMX Launches New Digital Signage Player at ISE


Dubbed the IS-SPX-1000, AMX’s new digital signage player is a flash-based server with an embedded web server (metric collection capable) with HDMI and VGA outputs (generating only 2 watts of power).  Supporting every imaginable file format including JPG, MPG, H.264 and WMV files, the SPX-1000 has two simultaneous computer-video outputs and support both embedded and […]

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Touch Panel Control Launches iPhone App for AMX Control Systems


Touch Panel Control, a mobile software development company based in the UK, has officially launched TPControl, an iPhone application for all AMX control systems. The product will be available January 2010 for download from the Apple App Store. We’re impressed with this 3rd party App as it’s extremely easy-to-use and does seamlessly integrate with AMX […]

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A Personal Note to Total Marketing’s CEO, Ron DeVoe, Upon His Retirement


By Gary Kayye, CTS First things, first: Thanks, Ron!  Thanks for all the ways you supported me and your dealers!!! In the ProAV market, I am perceived as a manufacturer’s rep-hater.  Interestingly enough, this couldn’t be farther from the truth.  I am, in fact, a manufacturer’s rep supporter – at least of the good ones! […]

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RFID Arrives Thanks to AMX

I knew it was coming, but this was faster than I thought. Radio Frequency Identification, or RFID, is increasingly being used in all sorts of manufacturing and retail facilities – anywhere a lot of products reside, and now it’s available for ProAV. We keep looking for the next killer app to shake up our market. […]

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AMX Introduces New Camera Control, Matrix Switching Products at NAB

At NAB, AMX showed a new camera control with an unusual widescreen video preview. The NXP-PLV Modero PosiTrack Pilot Camera Controller adds Ethernet connectivity and a 7-inch Modero Widescreen Touch Panel, making it suited for live or recorded broadcast events. AMX points to religious services, local, state and federal government proceedings, classroom lectures and video […]

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New Chairman for AMX

AMX announced that Robert Fealy has been named non-executive chairman of its board of directors. Fealy replaces Craig Duchossois, who remains a member of the AMX Board. This move follows the company’s three acquisitions last year. In addition to his new role with AMX, Fealy is executive vice president of Duchossois Industries, Inc. and managing […]

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ISE: AMX Offers Product Line Expansions

AMX announced several new products at ISE, expanding existing product lines. The 10-inch Modero touch Panel now has VoIP technology, which includes panel-to-panel communication, and the panel now has enhanced touch sensitivity. Also new is the Endeleo UDM-0102 Multi-Format Distribution Hub. This is a smaller-scale solution in the Endeleo Distributed Media product line. The UDM-0102 […]

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AMX Acquires Matrix Audio Designs

AMX enters the multi-room distributed audio distribution market with the company’s acquisition last week of Matrix Audio Designs. The Matrix Audio Controller line includes two product families – the Delta Series and the Mi Series. The Delta Series is billed as an affordable, multi-zone audio distribution system that can control and distribute audio from as […]

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AMX Acquires UK-based Media Distribution Company

AMX announced the company’s acquisition of Eneleo, a UK-based company specializing in TV and multi-format media distribution technologies. The company’s managed television and multi-format media distribution systems allow organizations in a variety of vertical markets, such as business, education, government, retail and entertainment, to simultaneously deliver broadcast and video content to multiple display devices throughout […]

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