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Soundcraft Studer Provides Outstanding Audio Support To The Kennedy Center In Washington D.C.

The John F. Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts has recently upgraded its already superior audio system with the installation of Soundcraft and Studer digital mixing consoles into nine of its performance spaces. Equipping one of the worlds most prestigious and respected performing arts centers with new technologies is not an easy task, especially when considering the legacy system was of the highest standards, but three Soundcraft Vi6,™ one Soundcraft Vi4™ and a Studer® Vista 5 are up to the challenge. more

Crown and JBL Release VerTec® V4 DSP Presets For New I-Tech HD Series Amplifiers

In an example of co-engineering between Crown and JBL that ultimately benefits the entire worldwide VerTec® system owners’ community, JBL Professional’s V4 DSP presets are now available for Crown’s I-Tech HD series amplifiers.

“The V4 release for I-Tech HD is an important milestone that will provide immediate benefits to users due to improved sound quality and a 2dB increase in maximum SPL output thanks to new industry-standard setting LevelMAX™ limiting,? stated Paul Bauman, JBL’s Director of Tour Sound Product & Application Engineering. “LevelMAX was a joint development involving JBL, Crown, and BSS engineering and is a significant step forward in providing our users exactly what they need to get the most out of their systems – highly sophisticated loudspeaker protection that is sonically transparent and electrically accurate in terms of what is going on at the transducer level when it comes to peak, RMS, and thermal protection,? Bauman added. more

RECESSION PUSHES HD VIDEO TO LOCAL DIGITAL SIGNAGE

SEATTLE, WA – In a time of recession, the team at .advancedMethod has responded to customer demand and created a product to help businesses reduce costs. They came up with a brilliant idea: give the public the tools they need to create their own promotional materials and campaigns so that they can cut advertising costs. They tailored their economic digital signage system, express, with just that in mind and have today announced that they have added an additional feature to their product, HD video. more

Crestron DigitalMedia Now Available

Crestron DM Provides the Only Control and Distribution Solution for the Digital Age

ROCKLEIGH, NJ, March 11, 2009 — Crestron has released and is shipping its revolutionary new DigitalMedia™ product line, the only complete, integrated solution that manages, controls and distributes all analog and uncompressed digital content over twisted pair or fiber. The core of a Crestron DigitalMedia (DM) system consists of matrix switchers, repeaters and receivers. Flexible and modular, DM matrix switchers accept every type of signal and transmit them long distance as digital DM signals. Exclusive built-in QuickSwitch HD™ technology pre-authorizes HDCP keys and maintains a constant handshake for fast, uninterrupted HD switching. At the end points, DM receivers output HDMI and control to the display. Crestron DigitalMedia is the only solution that answers the challenges of tomorrow – today. more

SIM2 Declares CEDIA Management Conference a Success

Miramar, FL—March 12, 2009—SIM2 USA, recent sponsor the CEDIA Management Conference at the Carefree Resort & Villas in Carefree, Arizona, is pleased to declare this year’s event a success as the return on investment was phenomenal.

“As a second year sponsor of the conference, SIM2 reaffirmed its position as dedicated member of CEDIA, supporter of its initiatives, and leader in the growth of the custom installation industry,? said Alberto Fabiano, Western Regional Marketing and Sales Manager for SIM2 USA. “Armed with valuable insight from CEDIA’s premier partners, SIM2 continues its course for steady growth in 2009 with the development of key dealers relationships, garnered at the conference.? more

Fairlight Appoints Lukas Bower

lukas-bower.jpgFairlight has announced the appointment of Lukas Bower to the position of Sales Director for the Asia Pacific region.

A 20 year media industry veteran, Bower previously served as General Manager, Strategic Partnerships at Fairlight, where he was responsible for the successful Fairlight Partner Program as well as ongoing development of Fairlight’s CC-1 media processing platform. Prior to Fairlight, Bower served as Chief Technology Officer at Hollywood integrated digital media agency World Wide Wadio. Lukas has also worked as an award winning sound mixer and editor for Technicolor Sound, Fox, Warner Brothers and Sony Pictures, as well as the live sound mixer for “The Oprah Winfrey Show?. more

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Creative Sound Adopts Jünger Audio’s Dynamics Processors As Standard

creative-junger.jpgJünger Audio’s high quality multichannel digital audio dynamics processors have been adopted as standard by Paris-based audio post production facility Creative Sound, which has now installed them in all of its studios.

Located in the 15th Arrondissement, Creative Sound was established in 2000 by award-winning sound mixer Cristinel Sirli and specializes in providing recording and post production services to a range of film, television and DVD clients. Originally built as a cinema, the facility has seven studios including a Dolby Digital dubbing theatre, which is primarily used for surround sound and 5.1 cinema projects, including a large number of film projects for the Romanian cinema market. more

Award Winning Foley Artist John Simpson Buys Fairlight

john-simpson-with-new-fairlight.jpgMultiple award-winning Foley artist John Simpson, who has worked with many top directors including Baz Luhrmann and Peter Weir, has invested in a new two-bay Fairlight Constellation XCS console with full High Definition picture playback, which is now up and running at Feet’n Frames, Simpson’s own specialist film and television Foley facility in Australia. more

Smart Block AV from Calypso Systems Reduces Wasted Energy in K-12 Classrooms

sb_av-small.jpgWOODBURY, MN, March 11, 2009 — As the march of instructional technology continues into the K-12 classroom, implementing better strategies and tools to manage operating costs has become a top priority for many school districts. To help reduce energy use costs from instructional technology devices, multimedia control solution manufacturer Calypso Systems has introduced the Smart Block AV, an affordable power management tool for K-12 classrooms.
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Sennheiser VMX Office receives 2008 Product of the Year Award

OLD LYME, Conn. – March 2009 – Audio pioneer Sennheiser announces the VMX Office Bluetooth® wireless headset has received a 2008 Product of the Year Award from Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) Customer Interaction Solutions magazine, the leading publication covering CRM, call centers and teleservices since 1982. more

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