Audinate Celebrates Landmark Dante Licensee and Product Growth at ISE


Audinate has announced that 275 manufacturers have now adopted Dante, the industry-leading audio over IP networking solution, and that more than 675 Dante-enabled products are now available worldwide. This represents a dramatic 145 percent increase in the number of commercially available products since ISE last year. To celebrate this unprecedented growth, Audinate will bring its […]

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Renkus-Heinz ICONYX Gen5 Now Offering Dante Connectivity


Renkus-Heinz announced a new version of their Iconyx Gen5 Series integrating Dante, the media networking technology from Audinate. All Gen5 Series models including Iconyx and IC Live (ICL-F-RN) will be available with Dante control. The Brooklyn-based Dante implementation features dual RJ45 connections for fully redundant operation, and a single cable carries both Dante and RHAON […]

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Audinate Announces Dante Training at ISE


Audinate, creator of the industry-leading Dante media networking technology, and many leading audio equipment manufacturers will be hosting the annual Dante AV Networking World education event during Integrated Systems Europe 2016 on Monday, 8 Feb. 2016. The workshop and seminar programme will be held at the Amsterdam Holiday Inn near the RAI Convention Center. Returning […]

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Audinate Announces Immediate Availability of Dante Via


Audinate has announced the immediate worldwide availability of its new Dante Via software. Having already revolutionized the delivery of audio-over-IP with its widely adopted Dante networking solution, Audinate now makes it even easier for end-users, integrators, consultants and sound engineers across a wide range of markets to experience the advantages of Dante-based networking. The Dante Via software […]

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Audinate Dante Now Integrated in to More Than 500 Products


Audinate has announced that over 500 Dante-enabled products are now available from licensed manufacturers worldwide. This represents more than a 60 percent increase in the number of available products in the last 12 months. This milestone was reached this week with several new products being launched by partner manufacturers at the IBC show in Amsterdam, […]

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Audinate Announces Enhanced Capabilities for Dante Ultimo


Audinate today announced a firmware update to the Dante Ultimo audio networking chipsets. The new Ultimo 2.2 firmware adds several enhancements for OEMs building low channel-count audio products with Dante Ultimo. Dedicated four-channel input (4×0) or output (0x4) configurations at 96kHz are supported on the Ultimo 4×4 chipset, and minimum device latency has been reduced […]

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AKG Provides Precise Mixing and Scalability with DMM8 U and DMM14 U Reference Digital Microphone Mixers


AKG by HARMAN is introducing the DMM8 U and DMM14 U reference digital microphone mixers. Designed for large meeting rooms and conferencing applications, these mixers offer advanced DSP functionality, multiple routing options and versatility. DMM8 U and DMM14 U feature built-in DSP to ensure precise mixing of up to 80 and 140 channels, respectively, by […]

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Audinate’s AV Networking World at InfoComm Is a MUST ATTEND for Anyone in Audio


Audinate’s Dante networked AV system is dominating the ProAV world. There simply isn’t any other competing system that’s even close to the saturation level Dante has attained for putting audio on a network. With over 200 “adopters,” Dante is the defacto-standard and not only biggies like Extron, Crestron, Bose and Mackie have adopted Dante, but […]

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Audinate Hosts 5th Annual Dante AV Networking World at InfoComm 2015


For the fifth consecutive year, Audinate will be hosting the all-day Dante AV Networking World conference at InfoComm 2015.  The event will be held Tuesday, June 16 at the Rosen Centre in Orlando, Fla. The free all-day event will feature presentations, training workshops and interactive panel discussions led by industry experts.  The event will also […]

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NewTek Adds Dante to TriCaster


Audinate and NewTek announced an expansion of their partnership to enable Dante support in the TriCaster product line. As part of the new TriCaster Advanced Edition, customers will have the ability to install Dante Virtual Soundcard to enable seamless audio connectivity to other Dante-enabled products. TriCaster has changed the way producers cover and distribute live […]

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Symetrix Launches New SymNet Radius 12×8 EX DSP


Symetrix has just launches a new Dante-enabled 12×8 DSP dubbed the SymNet Radius 12×8 EX (the EX stands for the added Expansion Slot). The I/O expansion slot supports all standard optional SymNet audio I/O cards, including analog, digital, AEC, VoIP and telephone. This flexibility paves the way for multiple system configurations: for example, a SymNet […]

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Audio-Technica’s Dante-Enabled Products Compatible With Symetrix’s Newly-Released SymNet Composer 3.0


Audio-Technica has announced that Symetrix’s newly-released SymNet Composer 3.0 open-architecture design software offers native integration of Audio-Technica’s ATND971 Dante-enabled cardioid condenser boundary microphone and the ATND8677 Dante-enabled microphone desk stand. Version 3.0 has built upon the native support of Audinate’s Dante media networking technology for select third-party devices in earlier releases, and extends support of […]

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Audinate Announces New Capabilities for Dante Ultimo Chipsets


Audinate today announced new enhancements to the Dante Ultimo low-channel chipsets that incorporates support for Marvell 88E6320 gigabit switch, enabling robust daisy chaining of Dante devices with multicast filtering capability. Audinate has also released new Ultimo 2.1 firmware, adding several new features for Audio Video (AV) equipment manufacturers building low channel-count products with Dante Ultimo. […]

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Audinate Enhances Dante Virtual Soundcard and Dante Controller


Audinate, inventor of Dante, announced new updates to its Dante Virtual Soundcard (Release 3.7) as well as the Dante Controller. Both releases support the latest Apple Mac OS X10.10 Yosemite and Microsoft Windows 8 operating systems. Dante Virtual Soundcard is a simple, easy-to-use software application that turns your Windows PC, Windows Server or Mac OS […]

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Symetrix Announces Integration with Shure, Audio-Technica Products in SymNet Composer 3.0


Symetrix has launched SymNet Composer 3.0, an update to its open architecture design software. Version 3.0 has built upon the native support of Audinate’s Dante media networking technology for select third-party devices in earlier releases, and extends support to Shure Inc. and Audio-Technica. Now, integrators can streamline their set-up procedures and achieve network discovery, Dante […]

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Sennheiser’s Digital 9000 Series Now has a Dante Card


Sennheiser has announced the availability of its Dante card for the EM 9046 receiver that makes the Digital 9000 wireless microphone system, capable of being integrated into Dante audio-over-IP networks. Also available as free downloads are the associated new Digital 9000 firmware version 3.0.3 and the new Wireless Systems Manager 4.2 with a set of […]

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Next AVnu-Certified Switches Hit the Market


Extreme Networks and AVnu Alliance are announcing a new series of AVnu-certified AVB switches. The Extreme Networks Summit X460 Series of stackable switches has passed all testing for certification and will now bear the AVnu-certified Logo. AVnu Alliance says they have built comprehensive testing requirements for products based on the market requirements and they claim […]

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Roland Intros New Dante-Enabled M-5000 Live Mixing Console


Roland has announced support for Audinate’s Dante audio networking solution as an optional expansion card in its new M-5000 Live Mixing Console. Supporting Dante in addition to REAC, MADI and Waves SoundGrid positions, the new Roland M-5000 Live Mixing Console and the O.H.R.C.A platform as one of the most openly networked audio consoles on the […]

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Dante PCIe Now Includes Thunderbolt Expansion Support


Audinate has released its latest firmware update for the Dante PCIe soundcard. Version 3.7.1 delivers a range of new features, including audio signal presence indicators, latency statistics monitoring and packet error detection. In addition, the Dante PCIe high performance soundcard may now be used with several popular Thunderbolt expansion chassis, to enable connection to computers […]

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PreSonus Adds Dante Networking to StudioLive AI Loudspeakers


PreSonus has introduced the SL-Dante-SPK, an optional input card that adds Dante networking to the company’s StudioLive AI-series Active Integration loudspeakers, making StudioLive AI-series the first Dante-enabled active loudspeakers on the market. The SL-Dante-SPK card houses one network port for Dante audio networking and remote control via the free SL Room Control application for StudioLive […]

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Sennheiser Launches Dante Card for Digital 9000


Sennheiser is launching a Dante card for the EM 9046 receiver — making its Digital 9000 microphone system Dante audio-over-IP capable. Users can route the system’s high-definition audio data via Audinate’s Dante Controller. As you may already know, Dante works with existing network infrastructure using IP and Ethernet standards and offers hundreds of channels of […]

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Stewart Audio Launches Low-Power Networked Amplifier Series


Stewart Audio this week introduced a family of four low-wattage, networked amplifiers that address the need for lower channel count support at the local amplification stage.  The new series brings the benefits of power-efficient digital audio networking to what Stewart believes is an underserved customer base, where consultants, systems integrators, dealers and end users require […]

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AV Networking World 2014 Notes


Nearly 250 consultants, integrators, sound engineers and IT managers from all over the world came together in Las Vegas on June 17th, 2014 for the AV Networking World Conference to learn about Dante, the audio networking solution. “Attending AVNW from a broadcasting and live sound perspective, it was amazing to see the different ways companies […]

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Infocomm Wrap-up, Part the Fourth — Hits and Misses


A week past my return from InfoComm, I’m finally getting to write my overall reflections on the show and what technology I saw there. For further perspectives, visit my esteemed colleague Alex Mayo, who offers his own perspective. Alex is a bright man and a very talented designer with whom I’m quite fortunate to work. […]

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Lab.gruppen Adds D Series


At InfoComm, Lab.gruppen introduced the D Series, its new flagship install-dedicated four-channel DSP amplifier platform. The D Series platform is available in two versions — one featuring Lake, the other featuring Tesira by Biamp Systems — each offering unique capabilities and advantages. The Lake variant offers Lake Processing DSP with analog, AES and a Dual-redundant […]

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HARMAN’s BSS Audio Introduces Soundweb Contrio Control And Media Server


Aimed at large-scale professional audio networking in stadiums, arenas and large fixed installations, HARMAN’s BSS Audio today debuted its Soundweb Contrio system control server at InfoComm 2014. Now, integration professionals have the ability to design network architectures that place advanced system control, system management and media server functionality at a central point of the network […]

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Audinate Announces Dante Via


Audinate’s new software application, Dante Via, has made its debut at InfoComm 2014. Dante Via transforms Macs and PCs into networked I/O devices. With Dante Via, you can now build a complete, standalone audio system of networked PCs without the need for any dedicated Dante-enabled hardware to be present on the network. Any computer instantly […]

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ClearOne Adds 512×512 Sound Reinforcement Audio Matrix


ClearOne has launched the CONVERGE MatrixSound Reinforcement Distribution and Processing System enabled with Dante networking. Available in Q4 2014, this new system leverages the utility of existing Ethernet networks for the routing and distribution of networked audio, supporting up to 512×512 uncompressed channels for audio matrix mixing. ClearOne’s CONVERGE Matrix works with CONVERGE Pro and […]

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Audinate Announces Dante HC


Audinate has introduced the Dante HC, a high-capacity networked audio solution for commercial AV systems. Dante HC supports up to 512×512 redundant bi-directional uncompressed audio channels on a single Xilinx FPGA. Dante is an audio-over-IP networking solution offering what the company calls “virtually perfect synchronization, ultra-low deterministic latency and plug-and-play configuration management.” Dante’s real-time streaming […]

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Audinate Announces Plans for AV Networking World at InfoComm


Twenty of the leading manufacturers in the AV industry announced the speaker lineup for the AV Networking World (AVNW) educational seminar and training workshop to be held on June 17, 2014 in Las Vegas. AVNW will include more hands-on interactive workshops than in previous years, with more presentations on actual use cases by the AV […]

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