SDVoE Alliance Adds New Program for Assisting With AV Network Deployment

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The SDVoE Alliance announced its new AV Network Design Assistance Program Wednesday. According to the alliance, the program will help system designers, integrators, and end users implement best practices in AV network deployments in education, healthcare, enterprise, entertainment, hospitality, retail, house of worship, government, military, industry and security applications. Networking experts, based in North America, […]

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SDVoE Alliance Partnering on LAVNCH WEEK, Sponsoring End User Day

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MONTREAL — April 16, 2020 — The SDVoE Alliance® today announced its participation in LAVNCH WEEK, created by THE rAVe Agency in partnership with Zoom Video Communications.  LAVNCH WEEK (pronounced “launch” week) is a live five-day virtual event (April 27-May 1) that combines keynote presentations, interactive panels and video content with a focus on a different […]

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ISE 2020: Black Box’s Doug Kuzma, SDVoE Alliance’s Justin Kennington Talk AV-Over-IP Training Tour

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We already told you that the SDVoE Alliance is teaming up with Black Box and NETGEAR to sponsor a series of Design Partner Certification Live events >> register here for the tour. But just in case you need a refresher, the SDVoE Design Partner certification program teaches you how to take full advantage of the […]

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Black Box and NETGEAR to Sponsor SDVoE Design Partner Certification Events Worldwide

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Black Box and NETGEAR are teaming up to sponsor a series of SDVoE Design Partner Certification Live events in cities around the world. The training program supports attendees in becoming consultants and designers who can guide integrators, installers and end users in leveraging the SDVoE standard for high-performance AV network deployments. The training will provide […]

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Education in Seven Languages: SDVoE Alliance Expands In-booth Training Program at ISE 2020

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MONTREAL — Feb. 6, 2020 — At ISE 2020 (RAI Amsterdam, Feb.11-14, stand 1-F40) the SDVoE Alliance® will feature industry experts presenting 20-minute, in-booth education sessions on a variety of topics essential for system integrators, designers, consultants and tech managers who want to take advantage of the flexibility, scalability, interoperability and cost benefits of the […]

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SDVoE Alliance Heads to ISE 2020 with 50 Members and more than 800 Certified Design Partners

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MONTREAL — Feb. 8, 2020 — Launched just three years ago at ISE 2017 with the goal of standardizing the adoption of Ethernet to transport AV signals in professional AV environments, the SDVoE Alliance® has grown to 50 member companies shipping more than 200 interoperable products. In the run-up to ISE, Alltek Technology Corp. became […]

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SDVoE to Feature Industry Experts at ISE 2020 In-Booth Education Sessions

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At ISE 2020 the SDVoE Alliance will feature industry experts presenting 20-minute, in-booth education sessions on a variety of topics essential for system integrators, designers, consultants and tech managers who want to take advantage of the flexibility, scalability, interoperability and cost benefits of the SDVoE platform for networked AV. “As we head into ISE, we’ve […]

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SDVoE Alliance Announces Module for Crestron Control Systems

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced the availability of an SDVoE module for Crestron control systems. This module makes it easy for system designers and integrators to deploy SDVoE systems of any size while providing a familiar user experience with Crestron control systems and interfaces. The SDVoE module works with any 3-series Crestron control processor to […]

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SDVoE Alliance to Offer Online Catalog of Member Products

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The SDVoE Alliance announced the availability Monday of a comprehensive online catalog of member products. Powered by AV-IQ, the SDVoE product catalog provides powerful search, comparison and project list tools. “A product catalog is the number-one feature that integrators and end users have requested we add to our website, and we are happy to oblige,” […]

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Analog Way Joins SDVoE Alliance in Advance of ISE 2020

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced Analog Way, a leading manufacturer of high-end solutions for the professional audiovisual market, has joined the alliance as an adopting member. “Analog Way has always been committed to offering the latest generation of input/output technologies on its systems and has chosen SDVoE as a way to extend its product lines’ I/O […]

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ISE 2020: The SDVoE Alliance’s Stand Will Include “Simple Demonstration”

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The SDVoE Alliance will feature a “simple demonstration” of two video systems at ISE 2020. One of the systems will be an SDVoE network, and the other is a traditional matrix switch design. Each system consists of four 4K displays arranged in a 2×2 video wall. A single touch panel and control system will drive […]

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VuWall will Debut ControlVu Touch Panel, VuScape Video Wall Controller at ISE 2020

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VuWall will debut its new ControlVu touch panel for a multi-video wall management platform and new VuScape video wall controllers with KVM support at ISE 2020. The company will also show its video wall solutions that allow operators and managers to “control what they see” on its ISE stand (15-K250) in Amsterdam next month. The […]

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Alltek Technology Corp. Joins SDVoE Alliance as a Contributing Member

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MONTREAL — Jan. 15, 2020 — The SDVoE Alliance® today announced Alltek Technology Corp., a leading communication components distributor and solution provider with offices throughout China, has joined the alliance as a contributing member. “As a long-standing distributor for Semtech BlueRiver® chipsets and complementary technologies, we have invested to help build the market for SDVoE™ in […]

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SDVoE Publishes In-Booth ISE Training Plans

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At ISE 2020 (RAI Amsterdam, Feb.11-14, stand 1-F40), the SDVoE Alliance will feature industry experts presenting 20-minute, in-booth education sessions on a variety of topics. They will present on essential issues for system integrators, designers, consultants and tech managers who want to take advantage of the flexibility, scalability, interoperability and cost benefits of the SDVoE […]

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ZeeVee’s ZyPer4K Wins SDVoE Alliance Award With Quadram Institute Installation

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SDVoE Alliance members voted to honor special achievement by member companies in two broad categories — project excellence and product innovation — at the organization’s annual general meeting. The winner of the project excellence award is ZeeVee’s installation of ZyPer4K encoders and decoders at Quadram Institute, one of Europe’s largest endoscopic screening suites. The system supports […]

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SDVoE Academy Goes Mobile — App, That Is!

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced that its SDVoE Academy learning platform is now available in the app store for iOS and via Google Play for Android. The SDVoE Academy app offers free self-paced courses for AV professionals to help them develop the skills they need to take advantage of the latest technologies for AV signal […]

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Zigen Joins SDVoE Alliance, Debuts New Product Line at InfoComm 2019

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced that Zigen has joined the alliance as an adopting member. At InfoComm 2019 (Orlando, June 12-14), Zigen will debut its new IP-Logic product line in the SDVoE Alliance booth 1143. Zigen’s IP-Logic platform gives users the ability to deliver any HDMI source to any display. The IP-Logic encoder/decoder units come […]

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SDVoE Alliance Adds Theatrixx in Advance of InfoComm 2019

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced that Theatrixx Technologies Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of technical equipment for the professional audio-visual and performing arts industry, has joined the alliance as an adopting member. Theatrixx will be exhibiting at InfoComm 2019 (Orlando, June 12-14, booth 1121). The SDVoE Alliance will be in booth 1143. “The pro video […]

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Black Box Joins SDVoE Alliance and Will Launch AV-over-IP Products at InfoComm 2019

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced that Black Box has joined the alliance as a contributing member. “The decision to join the SDVoE Alliance was simple for us at Black Box. SDVoE makes AV over IP what it is supposed to be — true network AV without sacrificing performance, functionality or capability,” said Jonathan McCune, director […]

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RGBlink Joins SDVoE Alliance

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced that RGBlink has joined the alliance as an adopting member. RGBlink will be exhibiting at InfoComm 2019 (Orlando, June 12-14) in booth 601. The SDVoE Alliance will be in booth 1143. SDVoE technology provides an end-to-end hardware and software platform for AV extension, switching, processing and control through advanced chipset […]

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SDVoE AV-Over-IP Design Certification

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Presented by Justin Kennington of SDVoE Alliance at the 2019 Almo Professional AV E4 Experience SDVoE is transforming the matrix, which means transforming the way we think about system design. If you have experience designing matrix switch-based systems and want to learn how to take advantage of the flexibility of SDVoE, this course if for […]

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SDVoE Design Partner Training and Certification Program Now Approved for AVIXA CTS Renewal Units

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced it is an official AVIXA Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) Renewal Unit (RU) Provider. The online SDVoE Design Partner Program now offers AVIXA CTS RUs along with SDVoE certification. This first-of-its-kind online program, available through the SDVoE Academy, publicly recognizes experts in the creation of SDVoE systems that take advantage of […]

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SDVoE Alliance Launches Educational Blog

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The SDVoE Alliance today announced its latest initiative to further the inevitable transition of the AV industry to Ethernet-based signal distribution solutions. The SDVoE Alliance blog features posts from thought leaders in pro AV who understand that moving AV distribution to IP offers the possibility to create dramatically new architectures and entirely new user experiences. […]

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ZeeVee and NETGEAR Enable 10G Ethernet Switch with Integrated HDMI Connectivity

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ZeeVee was revealed today to be the manufacturer of the plug-in module to enable the world’s first Ethernet switch featuring integrated HDMI connectivity for video sources, including the capacity to distribute uncompressed 4K/UHD and HDR content via SDVoE. Utilizing ZeeVee ZyPer4K technology in conjunction with the 96-port NETGEAR 10G M4300-96X Modular Managed Ethernet switch, the […]

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SDVoE Alliance and IDK Announce a New Class of Product Linking Dante Audio Networking Technology with the SDVoE Ecosystem

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The SDVoE Alliance and IDK Corporation today announced a new class of product that for the first time links Dante audio networking technology with the SDVoE ecosystem. IDK’s new IP-NINJAR/Dante Audio Bridge (model: NJR-AB08DAN) transcodes audio signals directly between the SDVoE and Dante protocol environments. Audio signal transport is enabled from NJR transmitters to Dante […]

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SDVoE Alliance Offers Full-Day of Education and Training Opportunities at ISE 2019

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At Integrated Systems Europe 2019 (Amsterdam, Feb. 5-8) the SDVoE Alliance will present a free program of in-depth education sessions for system integrators, designers, consultants, installers and manufacturers who want to become educated on the SDVoE signal management platform, which offers matrix switch performance, advanced AV processing and AV-over-IP capability, plus interoperability supported by over […]

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NETGEAR and SDVoE Launch a 10G Network Switch with Integrated HDMI

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At ISE 2019 (Amsterdam, Feb. 5-8, stand 3-B150), the SDVoE Alliance will feature the world’s first implementation of HDMI connectivity within an Ethernet switch. HDMI input and output modules that plug directly into a NETGEAR M4300-96X 10G Modular Managed Switch eliminate the need for standalone encoders and decoders to support in-rack video sources and destinations, […]

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2019: The Year of AV-Over-IP — But Don’t Believe the Hype!

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There’s no doubt in my mind that 2019 will be the year we look back on that the industry transitioned from signal routing and distribution via HDMI and so-called “digital-media” to AV-over-IP. Certainly not the entire industry — just most of it. But buyer, specifier, installer and designer beware. Not all AV-over-IP is the same, […]

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