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Performance, Support and Efficiency Make Hitachi’s CP-X206 Networkable Projector The Right Choice For Temple Independent School District

pictures_8-26_016.jpgHitachi Home Electronics (America), Inc. Business Group, the leader in K-12 educational AV systems, is the choice for the Temple, Texas Independent School District (ISD) and its initiative to bring its 14-campus district that serves approximately 8,300 students in pre-school, elementary, middle and high school to the cutting edge of educational AV. Temple ISD recently installed the first round of Hitachi CP-X206 networkable projectors in 506 of its classrooms system-wide. This project will be followed in succeeding months with the installation of an additional 50 to 100 Hitachi projectors (including CP-X201, CP-X306 and CP-X807 models) in other spaces, including libraries, art rooms and cafeteria throughout the district. The Hitachi CP-X206 networkable projectors were purchased through and are being installed by Troxell Communications, the largest privately held audio-visual distributor in the United States, which is based in Phoenix, with 50-plus offices nationwide selling to a broad array of end-users. more

IEEE 802.1 Audio Video Bridging Task Group To Present Standards-Based Audio Network Paper At 125th AES Convention

In what is a significant industry movement towards standards-based networking with quality and bandwidth capabilities appropriate for the demands of professional-grade audio production, Robert Boatright, Harman SDIG Director of Research, Harman International will join Matthew Xavier Mora, Software Engineer and Michael Johas Teener, Technical Director & Plumbing Architect, Broadcom Corp — all members of the IEEE 802.1 Audio Video Bridging Task Group — to present a paper on Standards-Based Audio Networks Using IEEE 802.1 AVB at the 125th AES Convention. The paper session will take place at the 125th AES Convention in San Francisco’s Moscone Centre on Thursday, October 2 from 11:00 am -1:00 pm and is open to registered conference goers and exhibitors. more

AKG Showcases C 214 Microphone InAKG Showcases C 214 Microphone In the Tradition Of Its Legendary C 414 the Tradition Of Its Legendary C 414

AKG’s legendary C 414 microphone needs no introduction. It’s a tool found in most recording studios and has been used on thousands of hit records and has been onstage with artists across every musical genre and is also used by leading broadcast facilities the world over.

The new C 214 offers a single-capsule, cardioid-only design that delivers class-leading performance with the same dual-capsule as the C 414, but using only one diaphragm instead of two. Thanks to its 20-dB attenuation pad and AKG’s ultra-low noise electronic design, the C 214 can be used in sound fields as high as 156 dB SPL. The C 214 features an integrated capsule suspension system that minimizes chassis-borne noise and resonances for even greater sonic accuracy. more

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Paradigm Introduces Two New Reference In-wall Surround Speakers

Paradigm Reference SIG-ADPParadigm now offers complete Signature and Studio Custom Series in-wall surround sound experiences, highlighted by their latest addition, ‘reverberant’ Adapted DiPole (ADP) technology surround speakers.

Toronto, Canada – October 1, 2008 – Paradigm Electronics Inc., an international leader in speaker design and manufacturing, today added new reverberant surround/rear speakers to its Signature (SIG) and Studio (SA) Custom Series of in-wall speakers. Paradigm’s exclusive Adapted DiPole™ (ADP) design, combined with new midrange driver technology and industry-leading construction materials, enable the SIG and SA series ADP speakers to set the industry standard for custom-installed, in-wall surrounds. more

YAMAHA COMMERCIAL AUDIO SYSTEMS, INC. TO PREVIEW ETHERSOUND STAGE BOX AT AES EXPO IN SAN FRANCISCO

yamaha-sb168-esfront.jpg─YAMAHA SB168-ES TO COMPLEMENT NETWORK AUDIO SOLUTIONS─

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.─Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. will add to its already extensive line of digital audio network solutions for the installation and tour sound markets with the U.S. preview of the SB168-ES Stage Box during the AES Show. The new digital Stage Box will be located in the company’s demo room, #120, and will be used as part of two training classes offered throughout the show. The classes will be 60-90 minutes in length and will cover Digital Networks for Sound Reinforcement and an Advanced Class on the Yamaha PM5D-EX console. Check the Yamaha ad on the back cover of the AES Daily each day for specific times. more

HEAR THE DIFFERENCE WITH SPEAKERLUX, WIREWORKS BEST-SELLING SPEAKER CABLING, AT AES 2008

speakerlux.JPGSAN FRANCISCO, CA ­— Wireworks, the leading innovator of audio/video cabling systems and custom panels, will make sure your sound gets to your speakers through SpeakerLUX, the ideal speaker cabling solution for on the road or in studio applications. SpeakerLUX can connect between any speaker and amp, ensuring the best possible signal flow due to the cable’s large conductor and ultimate signal delivery. SpeakerLUX will be on display at this year’s AES show (Booth 1502). more

MITSUBISHI DIGITAL ELECTRONICS AMERICA ANNOUNCES FL6900U HIGH BRIGHTNESS 1080p PROJECTOR FOR COMMERCIAL AND EDUCATION APPLICATIONS

Mitsubishi’s FL6900U high brightness 1080p projectorIRVINE, Calif., September 30, 2008 — Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America’s Presentation Products Division, known for award-winning, high-quality, high-definition presentation and display products, introduced its FL6900U projector designed for commercial and education installations. At a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of only $9,995, Mitsubishi continues to lead the market for high-brightness 1080p projectors at lower price points than most with similar specs. more

NEUTRIK INTRODUCES OPTICALCON TRANSCEIVER ADAPTER AT AES 2008

transceiver-adapter-blue.jpgSAN FRANCISCO, CA – In an effort to ease design integration of its opticalCON chassis connectors in combination with SFP (small form-factor pluggable) transceivers, Neutrik introduces an opticalCON Transceiver Adapter at AES 2008 (Booth 809). The opticalCON Transceiver Adapter seamlessly connects an opticalCON chassis and an LC SFP transceiver.

SFP transceivers are compact, optical transceivers used in fiber-optic communications. Neutrik’s opticalCON Transceiver Adapter is compatible with all LC SFP transceivers and enables use of Neutrik’s rugged opticalCON or conventional LC connectors. It features an automatic sealing shutter which avoids any transceiver contamination on-site and also helps users avoid vandalism by “protecting” the transceiver. more

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coolux Media Systems Pandoras Box Media Server 4.1 Sets New Standards for Real-Time Video Playback

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. — Sep. 25, 2008 — coolux Media Systems today announced the release of Pandoras Box Media Server software, version 4.1. This newly enhanced version of the company’s award-winning real-time 3-D compositing and rendering system is equipped with a series of added features that extend users’ power and flexibility in live video playback applications. Among the additions to the software’s robust feature set is the latest Pandoras Box (PB) Warp Engine, video processing capability with field- and frame-blending, and new HD and SD de-interlacing options on the system’s ultra-low-latency HD/SD-SDI input cards. more

HEAVEN & HELL, JUDAS PRIEST CHOOSE YAMAHA PM5D DIGITAL CONSOLES FOR METAL MASTERS TOUR

pm5d-me-lorenzo-banda-heaven-hell-fohe-pm5d-doug-short-judas-priest.JPGBUENA PARK, Calif.─ Headliner Judas Priest and Heaven and Hell embarked on tour together as part of the top metal concert attraction this summer, the Metal Masters Tour, which also included performances by Motorhead and Testament to delight of the metalheads everywhere.

The tour, produced by Live Nation, was Priest’s first set of U.S. dates in nearly three years, and kicked off the release of the band’s new CD, ‘Nostradamus.’ The fifteen ‘special engagements’ began in Camden, NJ and ended in Las Vegas Nevada with a tour stop that also included Toronto, Ontario. more

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