Yamaha Joins the SDVoE Alliance


In probably the biggest announcement of 2022, Yamaha is joining the SDVoE Alliance, a consortium of technology providers collaborating to standardize the adoption of AV-over-IP via 10G in professional AV environments. Yamaha is a player in the UCC segment of the market of AV and in corporate, retail and hospitality industries. “We are pleased to […]

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AV-over-IP With SDVoE and Dante Now on the Horizon


The SDVoE Alliance announced a collaboration with Semtech and Audinate for a turnkey reference design that simplifies AV-over-IP by combining the power of SDVoE video and Dante audio, discovery, clocking and software control. The SDVoE Alliance, Semtech and Audinate’s collaboration enable Dante-functionality to accelerate and streamline integration with SDVoE technology. Semtech’s BlueRiver AV-over-IP chipset is paired […]

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SDVoE Alliance Welcomes QSC as New Member


MONTREAL (May 31, 2022) – The SDVoE Alliance, a nonprofit consortium of technology providers collaborating to standardize the adoption of Ethernet to transport AV signals in professional AV environments, announces QSC has joined the Alliance as an adopting member. QSC is a globally-recognized technology and software manufacturer of Q-SYS™, a cloud-manageable audio, video, and control […]

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Giant News: QSC Joins the SDVoE Alliance — The First of the Big 4 Control Companies!


The SDVoE Alliance announced QSC has joined the alliance as an adopting member. QSC is a globally-recognized technology and software manufacturer of Q-SYS, a cloud-manageable audio, video and control platform built around a modern, standards-based IT architecture. The addition of QSC to the SDVoE Alliance will allow us to collaborate to enable any SDVoE hardware […]

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IEI Integration Corporation Joins SDVoE Alliance as Adopting Member


The SDVoE Alliance has announced that IEI Integration Corporation, a leading industrial computer provider, has joined the SDVoE Alliance as an adopting member. IEI is an industrial computer provider with a focus on artificial intelligence of things (AIoT), digital healthcare, networking and edge computing. IEI joins the SDVoE Alliance to partner with some of the most innovative […]

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SDVoE Alliance Adds Spanish-Language Translation for SDVoE Design Partner Certification


The SDVoE Alliance announced Spanish-language translation for SDVoE Design Partner certification. The alliance’s addition of Spanish-language translation is “aimed to provide more accessibility for Spanish end-users interested in obtaining certification through the SDVoE Academy.” SDVoE Academy is a free, self-paced online course offering two professional certification programs, SDVoE Design Partners and SDVoE Developers. The latest […]

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SDVoE Alliance Announces 8K AV-over-IP Transport Solution


The SDVoE Alliance announces 8K AV-over-IP transport solution. The soon-to-be-released SDVoE transmitters and receivers deliver 8K video across a standard 10G network. They are entirely backward compatible with 4K SDVoE systems. SDVoE will show working prototypes of the new 8K AV-over-IP signal distribution solution at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2022 from May 10-13, 2022, at […]

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SDVoE Alliance To Showcase High-Performance AV That Promotes Sustainability at ISE 2022


The SDVoE Alliance is set to showcase high-performance AV that promotes sustainability at ISE 2022 from May 10 –13, 2022, at the FIRA Barcelona, Gran Vía. During the three-day event, the SDVoE Alliance will welcome Certified SDVoE Design Partners and Developers for free networking with the SDVoE Alliance’s members. During ISE 2022, the SDVoE Alliance […]

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VuWall To Spotlight PAKTM Video Wall Node, TRx 3.1 Management Software and More at ISE 2022


VuWall will spotlight its latest products that allow operators and managers to build robust, modular video walls at booth 3R200 at ISE 2022 in Barcelona. The show will be the first in-person demonstration of VuWall’s new PAKTM Video Wall Node. Visitors can also expect a demonstration of the latest TRx 3.1 management software, managing all the […]

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PTN Joins SDVoE Alliance As Adopting Member


The SDVoE Alliance announced PTN has joined the SDVoE Alliance as an adopting member. PTN Electronics is a contract manufacturer that has been focused on ProAV engineering and manufacturing since 2008. PTN provides OEM and ODM services supported through SMT production lines and metal production lines. Originating in Shenzhen, PTN has a factory in a TAA country […]

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SDVoE Alliance Launches Japanese Version of Website


The SDVoE Alliance announces the launch of a Japanese version of its website. The site brings resources, specifications and membership benefits that have been fully translated to support the SDVoE Alliance’s growing presence in the Japanese market. The SDVoE Alliance’s Japanese website provides fully-translated resources, including industry articles, design studies and use cases, event information and […]

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WyreStorm Technologies Corp. Upgrades to Contributing Member Status with SDVoE Alliance


The SDVoE Alliance announces WyreStorm Technologies Corp., has upgraded its membership with the SDVoE Alliance to a contributing member. WyreStorm is a vertically integrated prime manufacturer of award-winning AV distribution and unified communication solutions for commercial pro AV, residential CI and many more various global markets. “We are excited that WyreStorm has upgraded from an […]

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SDVoE Alliance and Xyte Partnership Will Provide Monitoring and Management Service for Alliance Members


Cloud services company Xyte announced a strategic partnership with the SDVoE Alliance that will bring Xyte’s cloud connectivity platform to all 54 SDVoE Alliance members, providing a unified monitoring and management platform for more than 700 members products. SDVoE Alliance members now have access to the standardized monitoring and management platform to launch revenue-generating managed […]

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SDVoE Alliance Announces 8K AV-over-IP Transport Solution in Upcoming Transmitter and Receiver Products


The SDVoE Alliance announced what it calls the “world’s first 8K AV-over-IP transport solution.” Soon-to-be-released SDVoE transmitters and receivers deliver 8K video across a standard network and are entirely backward compatible with 4K SDVoE systems. HDMI 2.1 defines many 8K formats with varying bit depth, chroma subsampling, frame rate and color space. SDVoE 8K supports […]

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SDVoE Alliance Announces Debut of SDVoE LIVE! Season 2


  The SDVoE Alliance announced the Nov. 2 debut of SDVoE LIVE!, season 2. The 30-minute shows are scheduled for every other Tuesday and will be hosted by SDVoE Alliance president Justin Kennington from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and co-host Matt Dodd, SDVoE Alliance head of education from Tiverton, UK. Thought leaders from throughout the ProAV industry will join […]

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Liberty AV Solutions Joins SDVoE Alliance as Adopting Member


The SDVoE Alliance announced that Liberty AV Solutions has joined the alliance as an adopting member. The company will work toward the organization’s goals of standardizing the adoption of Ethernet to transport AV signals in professional AV environments. It will also work to create an ecosystem around SDVoE technology that allows software to define AV applications. […]

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It’s 1 p.m. (Every Other) Tuesday. Do You Know Where Justin and Matt Are?


THIS IS A PROMOTED POST  Hello, besties! I’m back with another (sort of late — please don’t kill me, Justin) recap of the March SDVoE LIVE! episodes. So, yes, the episodes I will be talking about today are from March, but the content is evergreen. Today we’re going to be learning about installs in houses […]

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If You Haven’t Watched SDVoE LIVE! Yet, You’re Missing Out — Episodes 6 and 7 Recaps Here


THIS IS A PROMOTED POST  Episodes 6 and 7 of SDVoE LIVE! packed as much punch as both the debut episodes and mid-season ones. These next two episodes got a little more specific, bringing in additional industry experts and case studies to help better our understanding of SDVoE and AV-over-IP in the context of the […]

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SDVoE Alliance Now Accepting Applications for Developer Certification Program


The SDVoE Alliance announced Tuesday it is accepting applications from programmers and software developers to get early access to the SDVoE Developer Certification Program and help shape its future. The program will feature a basic qualification course consisting of eight modules followed by an exam, which once successfully completed confers “SDVoE Certified Developer” status and […]

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Advantech Joins SDVoE Alliance as Adopting Member


The SDVoE Alliance announced Thursday that Advantech has joined it as an adopting member. Advantech plans to introduce a series of SDVoE-compliant products to its portfolio of 4K video processing and transport products with a particular focus on medical, industrial and ProAV applications. The initial products will include bidirectional HDMI extenders and multi-port equivalents that […]

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VuWall Joins SDVoE Alliance as Adopting Member


The SDVoE Alliance announced that VuWall, a video wall control systems and unified visualization solutions company, has joined the SDVoE Alliance as an adopting member. VuWall’s TRx management platform has always been compatible with SDVoE technology. However, VuWall’s recent launch of its VuStream 500 Series of receivers and transmitters completes the company’s SDVoE offering. The […]

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SDVoE LIVE! Debut Episodes Glistened & Gleaned, Just in Time for the Holidays


THIS IS A PROMOTED POST  Tired of the same ol’ online content? Miss in-person trade shows and live AV education? SDVoE hears your pain. Instead of sulking over it, the association responded with an idea. No live events in 2020 be darned! (Using our PG language here…) SDVoE’s idea materialized into a fun new project […]

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The SDVoE Alliance Announces 2021 Board of Directors


The SDVoE Alliance today announced its 2021 board of directors made up of ProAV experts from the six steering member companies — Black Box, Christie, IDK Corporation, NETGEAR, Semtech and ZeeVee — plus Grandbeing who won this year’s election to represent the contributing member companies. Justin Kennington retains his role as president of the SDVoE […]

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Black Box and IDK Corporation Join SDVoE Alliance Founders Christie, NETGEAR, Semtech and ZeeVee as Steering Members


The SDVoE Alliance today announced Black Box and IDK Corporation have joined founders Christie, NETGEAR, Semtech and ZeeVee as steering members. The six companies have seats on the board of directors along with Grandbeing, a contributing member, and Justin Kennington, president of the SDVoE Alliance. Heading toward its fourth year, ProAV’s fastest-growing industry alliance boasts […]

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Now Is the Right Time for AV-over-IP


By Eric Olson Almo Professional A/V AV-over-IP continues to pick up traction among integrators in the ProAV industry, but there are still quite a few that find themselves questioning if they should start implementing this technology. In fact, 45% of respondents in a 2019 industry survey revealed that they either do not embrace, or are […]

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SDVoE Alliance Adds New Program for Assisting With AV Network Deployment


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


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


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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