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Mac Conversion Utility Now Available for Roland VR-5

Roland Systems Group (RSG) has released a Mac image converter utility for the popular VR-5 AV Mixer. This newly released software allows users to convert still images, video and audio into and from the format used by the VR-5’s internal SD card-based player and recorder.

The Roland VR-5 is a fully integrated audio mixer, video switcher with built-in recorder/player for live production and web streaming. This unique product combines the power of Roland’s audio and video technology into one unit.

Current formats supported in the VR-5 Conversion software include .avi, .mpg, .wvm, .mp4, .dv, .mov with resolutions up to 1920 x 1200 pixels. Still image conversion support includes .bmp, .jpg, .png with file sizes up to 6400 x 4800 pixels. Audio formats supported for conversion include .wav, .aiff, .mp3 with sampling rates of 44.1 kHz, and 48 kHz.

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Roland Systems Group Releases Software Updates for V-Mixer Consoles

Roland Systems Group (RSG) has released software updates for their popular Digital Mixing Consoles – the M-400, M-380 and M-300 V-Mixers. One of the significant updates includes full project file compatibility and interchangeability between different models of V-Mixers. It means a project created on any model of V-Mixer including the new M-480 can be loaded via USB flash drive or RCS software to another model of V-Mixer. The popular V-Mixer Consoles based on the REAC Ethernet audio protocol are the central component of a V-Mixing System with integrated Digital Snakes, multi-channel recording and the world’s finest Personal Mixing system.

This new update demonstrates the continued support of the M-400 V-Mixer following the introduction of the new flagship M-480 V-Mixer Console. Roland will continue to release updates for all V-Mixer consoles as new features become available including the virtual soundcheck ability when linked with the new more

Roland Systems Group Appoints Meyer Marketing for Florida & Puerto Rico

Press Contact: Rob Read phone: 360-746-2650

June 3, 2011 – Roland Systems Group is pleased to introduce Meyer Marketing as their manufacturer’s representative for Florida and Puerto Rico territories as of June 1, 2011.

Meyer Marketing’s team of dynamic industry professionals is ideally suited to supporting the needs of Roland Systems Group’s channel partners that include both traditional AV systems integrators, rental facilities and production houses as well as providing a high level of support of broadcast and video resellers in the territory.

“Meyer Marketing has an outstanding reputation for sales and support to resellers and customers. Their passion and consistently strong recommendations from our resellers in the territory made them a clear choice?, commented Christian Delfino, VP of Sales for Roland Systems Group.

Larry Meyer, president of Meyer Marketing commented about the recent appointment, “Roland Systems Group has a very strong product mix of both audio and video and is a more

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Roland Systems Group Announces AV Mixer & Recorder with Output for Live Streaming

Tokyo, Japan – November 17th, 2010 – Today at the InterBee show, Roland Systems Group announced the Roland VR-5, a fully integrated audio mixer, video switcher with built-in recorder/player for live production and web streaming. This unique product combines the power of Roland’s audio and video technology into one unit.

Typical live events today, whether large or small, all require a wide variety of equipment in order to produce. There are audio inputs from mics, audio mixing, video sources to a video mixer, computer inputs, video playback, video monitors, capturing the event in some form, and also streaming it live online. The VR-5’s “all-in-one? solution greatly simplifies production, recording and streaming of these live events. The VR-5’s innovative design incorporates a video switcher, audio mixer, video playback, recorder, preview monitors and output for web streaming all in a single unit. As a USB Video/Audio class device, web streaming is more

Roland Systems Group Introduces Stage Pocket for S-0808 Digital Snake

S-0808 STAGE POCKET

S-0808 STAGE POCKET

Bellingham, WA – Roland Systems Group in partnership with ACE BACKSTAGE Company is pleased to introduce the S-0808 Stage Pocket. This unique stage pocket is designed for installations that demand clean configurations, flexible storage of the S-0808 digital snake, Cat5e Ethercon ports, power, and customizable audio or video port configurations.

The RSS by Roland S-0808 slides easily in and out of a nesting frame that firmly secures it for use while in the pocket but provides the flexibility to take out the S-0808 and place it on stage near the audio source. Adjacent to the S-0808 well is a panel for up to 12 common audio/video/production connectors, and a generous raceway for AC power. The orientation of the interior frame as well as the Lid Bezel assembly can be reversed to allow the AC power and/or storage well to be on the other side of the S-0808. more

Roland Systems Group Introduces All-in-One Multi-Format Live Video Switcher

EDIROL V-1600HD Multi-Format Video Switcher

EDIROL V-1600HD Multi-Format Video Switcher

Las Vegas – Roland Systems Group will demonstrate the EDIROL V-1600HD Multi-Format Live Video Switcher, a cornerstone addition to their popular line of EDIROL video mixers, at InfoComm Booth C7102.

The V-1600HD Live Video Switcher is ideal for any live event or installation that requires a high channel count and the ability to accept a variety of video input formats out of the box. more

R. Joseph Group Celebrates 10 Years in Business

Rob Joseph, President of R. Joseph Group

Rob Joseph, President of R. Joseph Group

Columbus OH. – R. Joseph Group, a Manufacturers’ Representative firm based in Columbus OH, is celebrating 10 years in business. The company opened doors on January 1, 2000 as a true new millennium business with a focus of serving the Pro Audio, Contracting, Tour Sound and MI markets. more

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Roland Systems Group Releases Software Updates for M-400 and M-380 V-Mixers

PRESS RELEASE

V-Mixing Software Updates

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For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Rob Read
Phone: 360-594-4282

Bellingham, WA. – Today, Roland Systems Group (RSG) released software updates for their popular Digital Mixing Consoles – the M-400 and M-380 V-Mixers. V-Mixer software update Version 2.1 for M-400 and Version 1.1 for M-380 add S-4000M functionality as well as a number of user-requested features. The V-Mixer is one of the four components of the V-Mixing System that also includes Digital Snakes, Personal Mixers and Multi-channel Recording.

In addition to user interface enhancements, some added key features include:
• Control and configuration of the S-4000M Merge Unit directly from the V-Mixer. The Merge Unit allows up to four Digital Snake heads to be merged into a REAC stream where the V-Mixer recognizes it as single REAC slave unit. This important technology enables distribution of multiple input/output units around a location, venue or more

Denon Implements Roland’s V-LINK into New DN-X1600 Digital DJ Mixer

Anaheim, CA – January 15, 2010 – Today marks the unveiling of the Denon DN-X1600, the world’s first digital DJ mixer to be introduced with V-LINK allowing DJ’s to perform a wide range of visual effects coinciding with their music.

V-LINK is an open protocol developed and promoted by Roland that provides the ability for musical/audio devices to interact with video/visual performance devices. By using MIDI to connect two or more V-LINK compatible devices, users can easily enjoy performing a wide range of visual effects that are harmonized to the expressive elements of a music performance. There are thousands of V-LINK equipped products sold and used around the world under the EDIROL, BOSS, Roland, and RSS brands. more

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Roland Systems Group Recognizes Sales Representative Achievements for 2009

Bellingham, WA.– Roland Systems Group is proud to announce the recipients of its 2009 Sales Representative Achievement Awards, recognizing both outstanding individual and company sales efforts. The awards were presented at the 2010 NAMM show.

S.K. MacDonald from Maryland was recognized as the 2009 U.S. Sales Representative Company of the Year. Principle Perry D’Angelo and Account Managers Todd Peden and Jeff Mullin were on hand to receive the award. S.K. MacDonald is one of the industry’s oldest, most accomplished, and most experienced representative firms in the audio and video industry. Established in1926 by Sam Macdonald, they have successfully represented some of the industry’s best manufacturers throughout the years. S.K. MacDonald represents RSS and EDIROL product lines for Roland Systems Group in the Middle Atlantic territory. more

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