Hitachi Kokusai to Show Camera Solutions for Key Technology Transitions at InfoComm

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Continuing to support new standard, Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai) is heading to InfoComm 2018 with new solutions for integrators and content producers. Hitachi Kokusai will co-exhibit with the Digital Media Division of Hitachi America, Ltd. in booth C2736 at the event, taking place in Las Vegas from June 6 to 8. Helping […]

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MXL Debuts New AC-360-Z Web Conferencing Mic

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MXL Microphones introduces its new USB-powered table-top web conferencing microphone, the MXL AC-360-Z. The new MXL AC-360-Z has been co-developed with engineers from Zoom, a leading web conferencing and communications software provider, to enhance the microphone solution for Zoom Rooms and Zoom-enabled conference rooms. The AC-360-Z expands upon the popular three capsule boundary microphone, the AC-404, through its 180° sound […]

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Clear-Com to Debut E-IPA Connection Card for Eclipse HX Intercom

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Clear-Com will debut the E-IPA connection card at InfoComm 2018 — a high-density audio-over-IP connection card for the Eclipse HX digital matrix intercom family. Natively AES67 compliant and SMPTE2110-30 ready, the E-IPA card provides 64 streams of low-latency and high audio bandwidth connections for linking existing and new IP-based Clear-Com products. With this card, Clear-Com can deliver up to 256 IP ports […]

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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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Symetrix and Visionary Solutions Expand Strategic Alliance

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Symetrix and Visionary Solutions have announced native integration of Visionary Solutions’ PacketAV Duet Dante-enabled IP video encoder and decoder products into Symetrix’ Composer DSP programming and control software. The integration, co-developed by Symetrix and Visionary Solutions, enables PacketAV Duet and E/D4100 video encoders and decoders to appear as native units in Composer 7.1 and later. Harnessing the flexibility and scalability of […]

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Radial’s New Compact Mixer Presenter Ships

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Radial Engineering has announced their $299 Presenter is now shipping. The Presenter is a compact mixer that combines a microphone pre-amp and a USB program input to create the ultimate interface for any presentation, from school lectures to corporate audio. The USB input on the Presenter allows for direct connection to a laptop for high quality audio playback, perfect for presentations that include digital audio files, or for […]

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Yamaha Unified Communications Presents UC Expertise and New Products at InfoComm 2018

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Yamaha Unified Communications today announced it will demonstrate the latest solutions in the market-leading Yamaha UC portfolio at InfoComm 2018, June 6-8 in the Las Vegas Convention Center, at Yamaha UC’s booth N1227. In addition, they will lead a special InfoComm session on artificial intelligence (AI) and be part of panel discussions within the IMCCA […]

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VidOvation at InfoComm 2018

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At InfoComm 2018, VidOvation will demonstrate its Enterprise IPTV video networking system, a turnkey in-house system for flexible, scalable distribution of high-quality video, live television, and digital signage over an enterprise, corporate, or facility network. For added value, VidOvation’s system is one of the few that can also stream digital programming to computer desktops, smartphones, tablets, displays, smart TVs and set-top […]

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iminate Announces the Magic Box

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AVidea Group (AViG) and iminate have announced the Magic Box, the Plug-In and the Outlet, all three of which will be introduced at InfoComm 2018 from June 6 – 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nev. iminate also says they have added more capabilities to its simple control system with the addition of the Magic Box, the Plug-in and the Electrical […]

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RCF Expands NX Series with Active Two-Way Cabinets

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Specifically designed to be the everyday tool for professional musicians, rental and production companies, RCF is bringing to market new NX Series active two-way sound reinforcement cabinets. Conceived as a complement to the RCF high powered systems as the HDL System or the NXL arrays, the new NX cabinets feature much of the power and accessories of the […]

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Audix Microphone Presets Now on Allen & Heath Qu Series Digital Mixers

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Audix has announced a collaboration with Allan & Heath on adding presets for the Allen & Heath Qu series of compact digital mixers. The new ProFactory mic presets cover a wide range of popular Audix models, including the SCX25A condenser vocal microphone, the D2, D4, D6, and i5 dynamic instrument microphones and the OM series of dynamic vocal microphones, and will help Qu users of all abilities quickly […]

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Magewell to Showcase Video I/O and Streaming Innovations at InfoComm 2018

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Magewell is coming to InfoComm 2018 with its broadest and deepest product range yet. The centerpiece of the company’s InfoComm demonstrations will be the AV-industry debut of the new Ultra Stream HDMI standalone streaming encoder, which makes live streaming remarkably simple even for non-professional users. Magewell will highlight the versatile encoder alongside powerful new and […]

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Bogen Announces C4000 IP-Based Commercial Paging and Audio Distribution System

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Bogen Communications announced the introduction of its first IP-based, software-centric communications system optimized for commercial paging and audio distribution applications. The C4000 solution follows on the heels of Bogen’s award-winning education-focused E7000 system that debuted at InfoComm 2017. Both products leverage Bogen’s Nyquist software platform that provides users with unparalleled flexibility and scalability in whatever their application. The C4000 system addresses the unique […]

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FSR to Introduce HuddleVU Collaboration Bundles at InfoComm 2018

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FSR is introducing a new concept in collaboration systems at InfoComm 2018. The Company is launching HuddleVU Collaboration Bundles, a series of prepackaged configurations that take the work out of designing collaboration systems. HuddleVU Collaboration Bundles are offered in five different prepackaged systems that accommodate from two to four users. Each bundle includes a table […]

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FSR Carries out “Boxes Done Right” Theme at InfoComm 2018

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FSR is carrying out its ‘Boxes Done Right’ theme with significant expansion and enhancements to its flagship infrastructure platform. At InfoComm 2018, the Company will debut its Symphony Table Box line, introduce a set of extra large wall boxes, an innovative floor box, show box covers that marry form to function, present an ultra-convenient charging […]

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Riedel Products at InfoComm 2018

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At this year’s InfoComm, Riedel Communications will unveil its latest innovations in real-time signal distribution and networking solutions for broadcast and live performance. Riedel’s product line reflects the company’s continued support of standards and interoperability, ongoing development and expansion of software app-based solutions, and groundbreaking concept of decentralized signal routing. Riedel will showcase its all-new Bolero Standalone Application, […]

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Mike Weems Named a 2018 AVIXA Lifetime Distinguished Achievement Award Winner

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AVIXA has named Mike Weems, CTS, MCP, a retired consultant liaison with Harman, the winner of the 2018 Mackey Barron Distinguished Achievement Award. And rAVe Founder Gary Kayye just recorded a podcast with Mike talking about his career here. As the professional AV industry began to take its current form, Weems, whose career included positions at […]

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Leyard and Planar Complete Acquisition of eyevis

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Today Leyard and Planar announced that they have completed the acquisition of eyevis, which includes the company Teracue. In line with the announcement earlier in April, Leyard and Planar have completed the acquisition process. Through this geographic expansion, the companies will better serve customers in EMEA with combined marketing, sales, installation support and customer service. “We are pleased to welcome eyevis and Teracue […]

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Aveo Systems Expands Control Capabilities with Global Caché

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Aveo Systems has expanded its range of device interface capabilities through an authorized reseller arrangement with Global Caché, the leading independent manufacturer of IP, Wi-Fi and HTTP enabling connectivity products for control and automation. Mira Connect, Aveo Systems’ collaboration control appliance, uses the Global Caché iTach IP2SL interface for seamless connection to video codecs, displays, video switchers and other equipment that requires RS232 […]

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AVIXA Research Study Indicates Retail Is Thriving, Presenting ProAV Opportunities

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Contrary to popular belief, retail is healthy, reaching approximately $5.1 trillion in revenue in 2017 and growing 4 percent annually for the past eight years, according to the U.S. Census, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and the National Retail Federation. With less than 10 percent of revenue captured online, brick-and-mortar stores still present an industry rich with […]

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Draper Adds SMS to Digital Signage and Videowall Structure Line

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Draper is now the exclusive source for the broad Smart Media Solutions (SMS) line of casings, mounts and structures for LCD displays in North America. This offering complements and strengthens Draper’s Custom Audiovisual Solutions range and is represented at InfoComm. The Smart Media Solutions (SMS) Shadow Casing is an advanced outdoor system for digital signage displays measuring 55”. Featuring unbreakable Hammerglass, […]

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Marshall Debuts HD USB POV Camera at InfoComm 2018

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Marshall Electronics will demo its CV502-U3 HD USB POV Camera at InfoComm 2018 (Booth C2164). Designed for the ProAV and UCC markets, the CV502-U3 is plug-and-play connectivity on any Mac, PC or Linux system supporting USB 3.0 input infrastructure and uses video capture drivers included with common computer software and soft codecs. Utilizing UVC 1.5, common teleconference and video […]

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Pliant Technologies Ships Its CrewCom Wireless Intercom System

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Pliant Technologies is now shipping its professional wireless intercom system, CrewCom, which can be simultaneously used in both 2.4GHz and 900MHz frequency bands. The CrewCom range of products will be on display at InfoComm (Booth C459) along with Pliant’s line of SmartBoom PRO professional headsets. CrewCom features what Pliant says is excellent voice quality, the industry’s smallest fully-featured professional full-duplex radio […]

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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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NoviSign Advances Strategic Partnership with the New SHARP PN-B and PN-M Series around Android and Digital Signage Software

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NoviSign and Sharp Imaging announced that NoviSign’s online Studio editor and management software now runs on the new SHARP 40″ class PN-B401/PN-M401 and 50″ class PN-B501/PN-M501 professional LCDs. Available to joint customers today, the on-chip NoviSign digital signage software integration helps brands optimize the way they create and manage digital signage content. NoviSign’s digital signage software integration with the SHARP PN-B and […]

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AV Junction to Launch Software Licensing Program at InfoComm 2018

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AV Junction will arrive at InfoComm 2018 with a total membership of freelancers and hiring companies that exceeds 1,000. AV Junction is taking its next step forward at InfoComm 2018 with the launch of a new software licensing program designed to be white labeled by the world’s largest systems integration firms. “It’s designed for the top 20 […]

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Vivitek Debuts DH768Z-UST Short Throw Projector Spec’d to Be Color Accurate

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Vivitek just launched the DH768-UST, an addition to Vivitek’s existing D760Z Series (the DH765Z-UST and the DW763Z-UST) of Ultra Short Throw projectors. But Vivitek says the DH768Z-UST is designed for environments that need to replicate exact colors or shades — such as a museum or gallery that wants to project an image of a painting or another work of art in […]

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VITEC’s InfoComm Plans

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At InfoComm 2018, VITEC will showcase the new, award-winning video wall capability for EZ TV, the company’s market-leading and broadcast-grade IPTV and digital signage platform, as well as its expanded HEVC ecosystem. In booth N1928 at the Las Vegas Convention Center June 6–8, VITEC will demonstrate how the video wall solution is designed to simplify deployment and management of projects […]

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Nigel B Design Debuts Light Weight Projector Vaults

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Nigel B Design has a new line of secure, theft-resistant projector housings called Projector Vault. The aluminum housings are powder coated in white or black scratch-free enamel and all of them allows all power, signal and speaker cables to be routed inside the unit and hidden from view. Users will appreciate this feature together with the knowledge that the Projector Vault’s […]

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InFocus Doubles-Down on Wireless Presentation Systems with Button-Based SimpleShare

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InFocus Corporation has been in the wireless presentation market nearly as long as Barco (the inventor of the market-leading ClickShare), although InFocus’ marketshare in that market hasn’t been significant. But now InFocus is back with a new button-based system called SimpleShare — a point-to-point presentation solution for wireless connectivity and sharing of videos, presentation, documents, data and more. SimpleShare is […]

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Luxul Sets Sights on AV-Over-IP at InfoComm 2018 with L2/L3 Managed Switches

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Luxul today announced the company will be showcasing its family of L2/L3 managed switches, optimized for HD-over-IP applications, at InfoComm 2018 June 6-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Exhibiting in booth N464 with Just Add Power, Luxul will demonstrate how its switches are the perfect complement to AV-over-IP video distribution systems in pro AV installations. In addition, the company […]

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