ANAHEIM, CA, May 8, 2007 — The RapcoHorizon Company, leading manufacturer of audio/video interfacing and cable equipment, will feature its HDMI Fiber Optic Extender, HDMI-X, at InfoComm 2007 (Booth #8839). Designed for high definition multimedia in such vast applications as video wall systems, large LED sign boards, medical imaging equipment, home theater and TV broadcast, HDMI-X offers contractors the necessary gear within a convenient, tightly knit and ready-to-use HDMI installation kit. more
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ANAHEIM, CA, May 8, 2007 – Aviom, exclusive developer of the world‘s fastest audio transport technology, A-NetÂ®, is exhibiting the latest addition to its innovative Pro64 Series of audio distribution products, the 6416dio Digital I/O Module, at InfoComm 2007 (Booth #8246).
A revolutionary product that truly unleashes the full power, speed and performance of the Pro64 platform, the 6416dio provides sixteen channels of digital inputs and out¬puts to and from a Pro64 A Net audio network in a single 2U package, using the AES3 format. more
WEST CHESTER, PA, May 3, 2007 — Aviom (InfoComm, Booth #8246), exclusive developer of the world‘s premier audio transport technology, A-NetÂ®, is announcing the appointment of Michael J. McGinn as the company‘s new Vice President of Sales & Marketing.
Another step in Aviom‘s consistent development as a company, McGinn brings years of senior executive and board member experience with demonstrated success in general management, marketing, and sales with global industry leaders Shure, Ecolab, and Eastman Kodak. more
NORTHRIDGE, California – May 2007 — Soundcraft has expanded the connectivity options for its Vi Series (Vi6, Vi4) of digital live sound consoles with the introduction of a CobraNet interface card.
The CobraNet option card allows up to 32 channels of input or output signals (or a combination of both) to be received by or sent from the console onto a CobraNet network. By default, the card is configured for 32 outputs. more
BURBANK, Calif. — May 2, 2007 – Coffey Sound, a Hollywood, Calif.-based company that has served the audio industry for nearly two decades, today announced the launch of a new e-commerce Web site at www.coffeysound.com. The site gives new and existing clients access to a growing selection of hundreds of pro audio products, available for secure purchase at any time, as well as valuable service and support resources. more
PLEASANTON, Calif. – April 24, 2007 – Polycom, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLCM), the world‘s leading provider of unified collaborative solutions, today announced an engineering breakthrough for the recently released RMX 2000™ real-time media conferencing platform that will deliver true high definition (HD) continuous presence conferencing with full transcoding on the existing RMX 2000 media processing module hardware. The feature, delivered with RMX 2000 Version 2.0 software, enables customers to combine video conferencing endpoints with different resolutions (HD, standard definition (SD) and common intermediate format resolution (CIF)) within the same call, showing multiple sites simultaneously (continuous presence) and providing optimal resolution and call quality for each participant based on the capabilities of their video system. more
April 18, 2007, Morganville, N.J., Aurora Multimedia has begun shipping the NX DAP–a digital audio player that snaps into their WACI NX series of IP based controllers. The digital audio player integrates seamlessly with the control system, simplifying the integration of multimedia kiosks. The NX DAP offers high quality audio, superb reliability, and built-in interactivity with buttons, touch screens, and motion sensors. more
TV One-task has made video signals easier to work with thanks to the 1T-C2-511, HD-SDI to DVI-I converter, which is capable of extracting the embedded audio out of the HD-SDI signal.
ERLANGER, KY, April 11, 2007–TVOne-Task has added the 1T-C2-511 to the list of products on display at NAB. The 1T-C2-511 converts HD-SDI to DVI-D and analog RGBHV. It also converts 525i or 625i SD-SDI to 480p and 576p respectively in DVI-D and analog RGBHV. The Embedded Stereo Audio can be extracted from the SD-SDI or HD-SDI input. Any one of the eight available stereo channels may be selected and output in analog and AES3-id digital formats. more
Miami (April 9, 2007) — Medialon Manager V3 Lite and V3 Pro systems find themselves at the center of the universe in the new Le Hall des Globes at the BNF (French National Library) in Paris, which showcases the unique Coronelli‘s Globes. Medialon controls lighting, audio and video for the permanent exhibition, which displays 17th-century advances in science and mapmaking via a pair of globes which had been out of the public eye for almost all of the last century.
The globes, one terrestrial and one celestial, were crafted by Franciscan monk and Venetian geographer Vincenzo Coronelli between 1681 and 1683 for French King Louis XIV. The two monumental spheres, the largest ever built at the time, measure 12 meters in circumference and weigh 2.3 tons each. They feature splendid baroque paintings and represent the wealth of geographical and historical information Coronelli had at his disposal. more
The C2-7260 Dual Channel HD Video Processor will make a grand entrance at NAB with 17 video inputs including eight that are solely dedicated to HD-SDI.
ERLANGER, KY, April 12, 2007–TV One‘s new CORIO2Â® based C2-7260 Dual Channel HD Video Processor combats the ever growing need for additional HD-SDI inputs. The C2-7260 features an impressive 17 inputs: eight HD-SDI or SD-SDI, three DVI-I (which also handle RGB, YUV or YPbPr), three Composite Video and three S-Video. The C2-7260 has two independent outputs channels that each offer HD-SDI or SD-SDI, DVI-I, any RGB format and Composite or S-Video supporting virtually every bidirectional analog-to-HDTV conversion thinkable. more