Hardy Martin, Co-Founder of Innovative Electronic Designs, Dies


Hardy Martin, co-founder of Innovative Electronic Designs, and one of the pioneers of modern digital audio processing, died Sunday, May 1 at his home in Louisville, Ky. He was 79 years old. Together with his long-time associates Ray Allen and Robert Ponto, Hardy Martin established Innovative Electronic Designs, Inc., (IED) in Louisville, Kentucky in 1978, […]

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Atlas Intros DT Series Drop Ceiling Tile Speaker Packages


Atlas Sound has introduced three new drop tile ceiling speaker packages, the DT22, DT21 and DT6. Each package is designed to be easy for integrators to install as the speaker, tile, and back can ship as one complete unit. The DT22 is an 8″ speaker with 25V/70.7V transformer preassembled with 2′ x 2′ ceiling tile. […]

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Atlas Sound Adds Two New Power Conditioners


Atlas Sound has released two new power conditioners that expand its Atlas Power product category. The AP-S15HR and AP-S15RTHR are half width rack 15-amp power conditioners designed to protect critical rack mounted components from electrical surges and spikes. The AP-S15HR is a half width rack power conditioner that features six total outlets, four-rear panel switched […]

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Atlas Sound Announces Flyable Line Array


Atlas Sound has announced the release of its Atlas A-Line Acoustics AL123A-B and AL218A-B network configurable, flyable line array speaker and subwoofer. These new speakers are designed to provide high intelligibility and high output sound for large format installations including arenas, theaters, houses of worship and auditoriums. The AL123A-B is a three-way line array speaker […]

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Atlas Sound Opens Project Design Registration Program, Will Credit Dealers for Spec’ing Products Even if Bids Are Lost


Atlas Sound sent a letter to its dealers yesterday offering credits in a few different ways, including for specifying Atlas Sound products in bids they ultimately don’t win. Dealers can also receive rebates for switching out competitor products for Atlas Sound products or just specifying Atlas Sound products in the first place. This will be […]

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Atlas A-Line Speakers Available in Europe


Atlas Sound’s family of line array speakers sold and marketed under the Atlas A-line Acoustics brand have made their European debut. Atlas A-Line Acoustics has developed a line of products ideally suited for a diverse variety of venues including arenas, amphitheaters, parks, nightclubs and houses of worship. The company holds multiple patents, including the EZAL […]

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Atlas Sound ControlKom 2.0 Used for 2013 NYC Marathon


Atlas Sound announced this week that its ControlKom 2.0 software and paging relays were selected to run the on-site paging system at the 2013 New York City Marathon on Nov. 3rd, 2013. The New York City Marathon is one of the most prestigious marathon events in the world featuring a course that navigated all five […]

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Atlas Sound Ships Half-Rack Width Racks


Atlas Sound’s new WMA-HR series are American-made equipment racks and cabinets that are all half-rack width. Available in both 12RU and 16RU configurations, these models are designed to be used in installations where space is a premium. The unique fold forward design allows the equipment to be accessed even if the rack is installed directly […]

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Atlas Sound Ships BlueBridge DSP Processor Line


Atlas Sound told rAVe last week that all models in the new BlueBridge family of DSP audio products are now shipping. The BlueBridge family of products feature drag and drop, open architecture software and can operate on any network. Each model utilizes high quality THAT microphone preamps and 24-bit converters to obtain ultra-low noise floor […]

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Atlas BlueBridge Designer and Panel Software Available


Atlas Sound announced last week that the first generation BlueBridge Designer and Blue Panel software packages — for use with BlueBridge DSP audio processors first shown at InfoComm — is already available for configurating systems. These software solutions are designed to give system integrators and designers the software interface to use in conjunction with BlueBridge […]

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Atlas Debuts 4″ Black Ceiling Speaker


Atlas Sound’s FAP40T-B four-inch in-ceiling speaker system is part of the Strategy II Series in-ceiling speakers. Designed to provide high performance in a very compact footprint, the FAP40T-B is meant for high-intelligibility voice, music, and signal reproduction in commercial, industrial and institutional applications. A patent-pending tap selector switch design allows for easy system tuning. A […]

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Atlas Adds Line of BlueBridge DSP Controllers


Atlas Sound’s new line of DSP controllers are being released under the Atlas Sound BlueBridge brand. The BlueBridge family of products feature drag and drop, open architecture software and can operate on any network. Each model utilizes high quality microphone preamps and 24 bit converters to obtain ultra-low noise floor while still maintaining a smooth […]

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Atlas Sound Intros BlueBridge DSP Accessories


Atlas Sound’s new Atlas Sound BlueBridge DSP controllers are a set of rack and wall mount accessories for the BlueBridge platform. The BB-SM1 is a 1RU rack-mountable system manager that allows for third-party control interpretation as well as Web browser control of the BlueBridge system using a PC or mobile device (iOS or Android). The […]

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Atlas Sound Welcomes Thomas Ahern to Sales Team


Phoenix, AZ May 29, 2013 – Atlas Sound, the worldwide leader in commercial audio solutions, announces the addition of industry veteran Thomas Ahern to the sales team as Southeastern Regional Sales Manager.  Thomas has been in the commercial audio industry for over 30 years working in various capacities, most recently as a Communication System Engineer […]

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ALMO ProAV Adds Atlas


Almo Professional A/V and Atlas Sound this month announced a new distribution agreement by which all Atlas speakers, mixers, amplifiers, racks and sound masking products and audio packages are now available through Almo. Atlas Sound was at the E4 AV Tour stop in New Jersey earlier this month at the Meadowlands Expo Center. The company brought its Technology […]

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Atlas Debuts Two New Sound Masking Amps


Atlas Sound’s new DSP2210 and DSP2212 digital sound masking/paging systems are self-contained, digital signal processors with integral amplification designed to route and mix masking, paging and background music sources. Applications include speech privacy and general paging for office spaces, health care campuses and secure government facilities. Masking source is completely random and non-repeating (up to 215) hours with EQ adjustments programmable […]

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Atlas Sound Adds Three Stadium Horns to AH Series


Atlas Sound has introduced three new stadium horn models to its AH Series. These new stadium horns will be available in three models, the AH42-212, AH66-212, and AH94-212. All models feature weather resistant construction including UV-resistant molded fiberglass enclosure and a three-stage, corrosion resistant steel mesh filter system that Atlas Sound says prevents weather and unwanted pests […]

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Atlas Sound Intros Solution-Based Décor Wall Plates


Atlas Sound announced this week a new series of Décor style accessory wall plates designed to expand functionality of Atlas Power, TSD (Time Saving Devices) and AA Series amplifiers. Atlas Sound says each wall plate was created to solve common problems often encountered by installers in the field. The WPD-VC10K is a wall plate volume control with a 10k potentiometer designed to be […]

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Atlas Sound Announces Platinum Design Series Mic Stands and Booms


Atlas Sound announced last week the release of the new Platinum Design Series microphone stands and booms. The Platinum Design Series mic stands can be used in scenarios ranging from live performance and recording studio to houses of worship. Two stands and one boom are available as single units or in complete kits. Each tripod […]

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Atlas Sound Offering Campus Messaging Technology

Atlas Sound announced ControlKom, an IP-based paging system incorporating control with SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) compatibility. The company says this compatibility allows it to be integrated with most existing phone systems, and users can simultaneously send an audio stream and/or text message to IP loudspeakers, computer screens, and overhead paging systems, all with speed, confidence, […]

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