Atlona and Symetrix Partner on AV over IP Deployments

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Atlona and Symetrix have struck a strategic alliance headed into InfoComm 2018 (June 6-8, Las Vegas Convention Center). Specifically, the companies say their new collaboration will simplify how systems integrators design and deploy networked systems to and from the digital signal processor (DSP), with intelligent on-off ramps for audio, video and peripherals. At InfoComm, Symetrix will specifically demonstrate AES67 ingest from an HDMI source via an Atlona […]

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Atlona Makes Push for an All AV-over-IP Future

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Atlona will come to InfoComm (June 6-8, Las Vegas Convention Center) with a new strategy aimed at accelerating the AV-over-IP room design and adoption process. Dubbed the Atlona All-IP Meeting Space, they say their all-in-one approach is adaptable to everything from basic meeting rooms to advanced spaces such as divisible and overflow rooms. The central message of the All-IP Meeting Space is that the network switch becomes […]

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Atlona to Showcase 4K/UHD Scaling and Video Wall Processing Innovation at InfoComm 2018

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The latest 4K/UHD scaling innovation from Atlona will make its North American debut next month, as the company turns the spotlight on its new AT-HDVS-SC-RX HDBaseT receiver and scaler at InfoComm 2018. The first HDBaseT receiver to feature Atlona CrystalScale Technology (ACT) for premium-quality 4K scaling, picture optimization and video wall processing, the HDVS-SC-RX will be demonstrated in booth C3576 at the show. The HDVS-SC-RX incorporates two-input […]

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Atlona Debuts 8×8 HDMI Matrix Switcher for 4K and HDR Content

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Atlona has a new 4K matrix in the form of the AT-HDR-H2H-88MA — a 1RU eight input and eight output using HDMI 2.0b and support for all video resolutions, audio formats and color spaces in the HDMI 2.0b specification. The HDR-H2H-88MA supports 4K/UHD video at 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling and HDMI data rates up to 18 Gbps (10-bit color). Stereo, unbalanced audio […]

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Atlona to Strengthen AV-over-IP Line at InfoComm 2018

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Atlona will come to InfoComm 2018 (June 6-8, Las Vegas Convention Center) with several new network-based solutions to switch, distribute, configure and manage video and audio content over IP in virtually any AV environment. The latest Atlona Management System (AMS) and OmniStream AV over IP solutions, now shipping, will respectively receive their global and North American debuts at InfoComm in Booth C3576. AMS is an easy-to-use resource for AV integrators, AV/IT system administrators and technology […]

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Atlona Intros 4K HDR HDBaseT Extender Kit for HDMI, Power and Control

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Atlona has expanded its line of 4K/UHD AV devices for high dynamic range (HDR) formats with the introduction of the AT-HDR-EX-70C-KIT transmitter/receiver kit. Extending HDMI, power and control signals over HDBaseT, the new solution is available immediately and will make its exhibition debut during the company’s 15th anniversary celebrations in stand 5-U80 at ISE 2018 this week through Friday (Amsterdam RAI). Like […]

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Atlona Showcases High Video Quality Scaling and Video Wall Edge Processing at ISE 2018 with New 4K HDBaseT Receiver

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Atlona will introduce the AT-HDVS-SC-RX, its first HDBaseT receiver with Atlona CrystalScale Technology (ACT), a 4K scaling and video wall processing engine at ISE 2018 (February 6-9, Amsterdam RAI). In live demonstrations held at Stand 5-U80, guests will be able to compare the high-detail scaling power of the HDVS-SC-RX. Also featured is the scaling receiver’s ability to drive high-resolution content across large video walls with […]

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Atlona Expands OmniStream AV Over IP Family Heading Into ISE 2018

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Atlona will come to ISE 2018 (February 6-9, Amsterdam RAI) with a refined and focused AV over IP strategy for its OmniStream platform, significantly broadening its applicability across commercial and high-end residential projects. In addition to the expanded and clearly delineated product family, Atlona will strengthen its portfolio of IP-related services to help systems integrators deploy complete AV over IP solutions […]

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Atlona Prepares Launch of Next-Generation Gain Series of Wired and Networked Amplifiers at ISE 2018

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Atlona is set to unveil its next generation of compact amplifiers in the Atlona stand (5-U80) at the ISE 2018 show, being held February 6-9 at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre. Available in three models, the new Gain Series of ENERGY STAR qualified power amplifiers include three models – the Gain 60 (AT-GAIN-60), Gain 120 (AT-GAIN-120) and Gain 120NET (AT-GAIN-120NET) – all have low- […]

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Atlona Ships AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP HDMI/USB-C Wall Plate Switcher and HDBaseT Transmitter

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Atlona is now shipping the AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP wall plate switcher, which the company says is the industry’s first HDBaseT-compatible switcher/transmitter with direct USB-C input support. The new 2×1 switcher, which also supports HDMI connectivity, will make its European debut in the Atlona stand (5-U80) at the ISE 2018 show, being held February 6-9 at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre. The HDVS-210U-TX-WP features one HDMI and one USB-C input, the latter of which enables direct connectivity for new and emerging laptops, tablets, […]

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Atlona Ships New BYOD Solution in AT-UHD-SW-510W Switcher

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Atlona is now shipping the AT-UHD-SW-510W 5×1 universal switcher with wireless presentation capabilities. Aimed at the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) movement in corporate, educational and other commercial AV environments, the SW-510W claims to simplify system design, integration, and operation by supporting both wired and wireless AV connectivity in a single, compact unit. For local wired sources, the new switcher features one DisplayPort and two HDMI […]

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Atlona Rises to Occasion at ISE 2018 in Celebration of 15 Years

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Across the AV industry, it is abundantly clear that the commercial and residential markets have reached a transformational tipping point. The trajectory of Atlona as a company aligns well with changes that have happened along its journey, as the Silicon Valley company grows into a global leader in development and innovation for connected and collaborative […]

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Atlona Ships AT-HDR-H2H-44M HDMI 4K with HDR Matrix Switcher

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Atlona is now shipping the AT-HDR-H2H-44M HDMI matrix switcher, a 4K HDR-capable 4×4 matrix switcher for HDR in a 1RU form factor. The HDR-H2H-44M supports all video resolutions, audio formats, and color space formats encompassed in the HDMI 2.0b specification. Atlona claims that it has fast switching and that it supports 4K/UHD video at 60 […]

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Atlona Ships HDR-Capable 4K HDMI-Over-HDBaseT Extender

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Atlona is shipping its AT-HDR-EX-70-2PS transmitter/receiver kit. Designed for both residential and commercial applications, it’s designed to extend 4K/UHD HDMI signals over HDBaseT with support for High Dynamic Range (HDR) formats. The HDR-EX-70-2PS extends 4K HDR by combining latency-free, visually lossless (meaning it’s compressed but they say you can’t tell) compression with HDBaseT. Transporting signals up to 4K/UHD at 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma […]

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Atlona Finally Ships Velocity

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Atlona announced that Velocity is now shipping and available through Atlona partners and dealers worldwide. Velocity was introduced as a networked AV control platform for Atlona and third-party products in commercial AV environments ranging from individual meeting rooms up to an entire campus or enterprise. Key benefits include fast, configuration-based, highly intuitive AV control systems, with centralized management for multiple clients and site installations and full redundancy capability that avoids downtime anywhere in a client’s AV control installation. Its innovative network-based system architecture supports […]

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Atlona Ships 4K HDR-Capable HDMI Audio De-Embedder and Downmixer

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Atlona is now shipping its new AT-HDR-M2C audio converter. Designed for commercial or residential playback of multi-channel source content via displays, distributed audio systems, and whole-house audio systems, the AT-HDR-M2C extracts, decodes, and downmixes multi-channel PCM, Dolby and DTS audio from HDMI sources. The AT-HDR-M2C delivers stereo downmixed audio over HDMI, analog unbalanced audio, and TOSLINK digital audio outputs. It also simultaneously passes through the HDMI input with no downmixing. The successor to Atlona’s popular AT-HD-M2C and AT-UHD-M2C-BAL, the AT-HDR-M2C […]

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Atlona to Expand OmniStream AV-over-IP Capabilities 

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Atlona has announced a firmware update to its OmniStream AV-over-IP platform that will add 4K and HDR compatibility, video wall processing, HDCP 2.2 compliance and AES67 audio over IP interoperability.Topping the list of new features is the addition of encoding and decoding of UHD @ 60 Hz 4:4:4 (8-bit color) chroma sub-sampling. This feature will be available as an optional licensed upgrade for the OmniStream 111 (AT-OMNI-111) single-channel […]

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Atlona to Debut HDR-Capable 4K HDMI-Over-HDBaseT Extender Kit at InfoComm

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  Atlona will unwrap its newest HDBaseT extender at InfoComm 2017 this week aimed at both residential AV applications and commercial installations. The AT-HDR-EX-70-2PS transmitter/receiver kit is spec’d to extend 4K/UHD HDMI signals over HDBaseT with support for High Dynamic Range (HDR) formats. Using what they term as “visually lossless” compression with no latency, the AT-HDR-EX-70-2PS uses HDBaseT to support sending 4K/UHD at 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling via CAT6a or CAT7 cable up to 130 feet (40 meters). The AT-HDR-EX-70-2PS supports […]

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Atlona Enters USB-based PTZ Camera Market with an Average Product

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Atlona will use InfoComm 2017 to launch the company’s first PTZ conferencing camera. Built for use with Atlona’s HDVS-300 Series soft codec conferencing solution, the AT-HDVS-CAM, coupled with the AT-UHD-HDVS-300-KIT, are designed to form a collaboration solution including auto AV switching, USB and HDMI extension, and display control for PC-based conferencing using software and cloud-based […]

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Atlona to Unveil HDMI and USB-C HDBaseT Wall Plate Switcher

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Atlona will introduce its new AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP 2×1 wall plate switcher and HDBaseT transmitter at InfoComm 2017. The company says this is AV industry’s first HDBaseT switcher/transmitter with both USB-C (think Apple MacBook connector) input support, the AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP — which also supports HDMI connectivity.The AT-HDVS-210U-TX-WP enables video up to 4K/UHD at 60Hz with 4:2:0 chroma subsampling to be transmitted over 328 feet (100 meters) with embedded audio, control and Ethernet signals. It has one HDMI and one […]

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Atlona Ships Color-Matching, Two-Input Wall Plate Switcher Aimed at Small Rooms

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Atlona is now shipping a new black version of the AT-HDVS-200-TX-WP-BLK 2×1 wall plate switcher for HDMI and VGA inputs with HDBaseT output. Designed for small systems, the AT-HDVS-200-TX-WP-BLK combines auto-switching with built-in automatic display control (simple control of basic functions like on/off, input switching, etc.) and the single-cable simplicity of Ethernet-enabled HDBaseT signal transmission. The AT-HDVS-200-TX-WP-BLK features one HDMI input, one VGA input and one always-on 3.5-millimeter […]

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Atlona Prepares North American Debut of AV Innovations in Collaboration and Control at InfoComm 2017

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Atlona will debut several key new innovations at InfoComm 2017 in Orlando, with a focus on emerging trends in collaboration and control across commercial AV environments. Cloud-Based Control Atlona will present live demonstrations at Booth 3961 to showcase several technological advances and industry firsts. This includes the North American debut of Velocity, Atlona’s all-new AV system control platform for Atlona and third-party […]

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Atlona Brings New HDR-Compatible 4K AV Devices to Market

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Atlona’s new 4K capable JunoX Series switcher and two Rondo Series video distribution amplifiers are shipping. All three products support 4K/UHD (up to 3840×2400) video @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling (8-bit color) and HDMI data rates up to 18 Gbps. The JunoX Series (AT-JUNO-451) is a 4×1 HDMI switcher that meets the HDMI 2.0a specification, and passes metadata for HDR content. In addition, its HDCP 2.2 compliant, supports HDMI Audio Return Channel and includes a […]

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Atlona Ships AT-HDR-M2C Audio Converter

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Atlona is now shipping its AT-HDR-M2C audio converter to extract, down-mix and convert multi-channel HDMI source audio to two-channel HDMI, TOSLINK and analog audio. The HDR-M2C has an HDMI input with pass-through capability and also strips multi-channel PCM, Dolby and DTS audio and outputs 2.0 stereo signals over HDMI, two-channel analog unbalanced audio and TOSLINK digital audio outputs. The HDR-M2C audio converter includes EDID management features as well as audio volume and bass / treble controls, all available via Ethernet […]

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Atlona Launches New Program for Education Market 

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Atlona is strengthening its support and partnership initiatives in the education market through its new Atlona Education Program (AEP), which will simplify how K-12 and higher education institutions acquire, implement, manage and maintain AV technology solutions on campus.To build Atlona’s partnerships in the education market and nurture the program, Atlona has promoted its former southeast regional sales manager, Joel Carroll, to the newly created position of business development manager, education markets.The AEP was created to partner with education technology managers, […]

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Atlona Starts to Ship OmniStream AV-over-IP Products 

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The Atlona OmniStream product line is their first foray into the its first line of AV-over-IP products. The OmniStream family consists of five products to integrate and distribute 4K/UHD video (@60Hz 4:2:0 Chroma Sub-sampling), audio, and RS-232 control over Gigabit Ethernet networks — albeit compressed. The OmniStream line has dual-channel encoding and decoding, redundant AV networks and streams, encrypted content distribution, broadcast-quality 4K video compression (if you […]

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Atlona Ships 4K HDR EDID Emulator

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Atlona is now shipping its Etude Sync (AT-ETU-SYNC) EDID Emulator, specifically for video format compatibility, signal integrity and EDID communication in commercial and residential AV systems. It supports HDR (high dynamic range) video as well as 4K/UHD @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling and provides EDID emulation and Hot Plug Detect communication between HDMI […]

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New Atlona Velocity Is Cloud-Based AV System Control

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Atlona introduced Velocity today — basically it’s a cloud-based control system. Velocity is comprised of three elements: Velocity Control Suite, Velocity Control Gateway and Velocity Touch Panels. The Velocity Control Suite is the cloud-based service to create and manage AV control projects by client, client sites, and specific locations such as rooms. An integrator accesses […]

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Atlona Debuts New 4K HDR Devices at ISE

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Atlona will introduce two new products for addressing AV integration-related challenges at the forthcoming ISE 2017 show, both specifically for AV systems with HDR (high dynamic range) video as well as 4K/UHD @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling. To be presented at Stand 5-S92 at the Amsterdam RAI from February 7-10, the new Atlona […]

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Atlona Launches Universal AV Switching for Wired and Wireless Sources with AT-UHD-SW-510W

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Atlona will introduce the AT-UHD-SW-510W, the latest member of its five-input SW Series of 4K/UHD integration solutions for AV signal switching and extension, at the forthcoming ISE 2017 show (February 7-10, Amsterdam RAI, Stand 5-S92). Atlona says the SW-510W is the first product of its kind to integrate switching for both wired and wireless AV […]

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Atlona Ships 4K Matrix

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Atlona announces the debut of the AT-UHD-CLSO-840, an eight-input, four-output 4K HDMI and HDBaseT matrix switcher built for videoconferencing, multi-screen presentations and divisible room installations. The CLSO-840 offers both local and remote inputs and outputs for flexibility across AV formats and connectivity options, aimed at classroom, corporate and hospitality environments. The new matrix has five […]

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Atlona Intros Flagship 4K Matrix Designed for Videoconferencing, Presentation, and Education

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Adding a new member at the top of its line of commercial market AV matrix switchers, Atlona introduced the AT-UHD-CLSO-840 (4K @60Hz 4:2:0), an eight-input, four-output 4K HDMI and HDBaseT switcher designed for applications including videoconferencing, multi-screen presentations and divisible room installations often specified for classroom, corporate or hospitality environments. The new matrix is equipped […]

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