(Spiceland, Ind.) â€“During the 2009 InfoComm trade show, Draper, Inc. is once again presenting the â€śgreenâ€? face of AV. Draper will present a manufacturerâ€™s training course during the 2009 show.
â€śA/V in Green Buildings: What You Need to Know,â€? will be presented June 17, 12:30 PM – 02:00 PM in room MT32. This class will discuss green buildings, the issues that they represent for A/V conditions and how to overcome these conditions with proper product selections and new product considerations. The session will also cover how to impress your buyer on green A/V products. (more…)
Providing proper training to the producers and engineers of tomorrow is vital for the entire future of the broadcast industry. Not only do they need to learn skills that are applicable to the industry, but they also need to learn about the equipment they will regularly come into contact with. (more…)
Appointment of Veteran A/V, Home Theater and Custom Install Specialist Seen as Recession-Fighting Investment in the Regional Marketplace
INFOCOMM â€™09, ORLANDO, FL, May 27, 2009 â€” Liberty Wire & Cable, worldwide supplier of a broad and expanding range of wire and cable products for the audio/video trade, has announced the appointment of AMI Sales, Inc. as Manufacturers Representative for Libertyâ€™s residential dealers in Florida and Puerto Rico, at InfoComm International 2009, the annual convention of the International Communications Industries Association. (more…)
Autumn In NY Means (Pro) Audio
NEW YORK: The AES 127th Convention Committee began formulating a robust program of traditional and atypical events soon after the books were closed on last year’s event. Scheduled for October 9 – 12 in NY’s Javits Center, the 2009 show is committed to setting new standards in meaningful and imaginative programming. AES Executive Director Roger Furness reports that Convention Chair Agnieszka Roginska has rallied an expert team to the cause. (more…)
TechPod Lecterns easily integrate with digital media recorders
Ramat Gan, Israel – 20 May 2009 â€“ Tecom, the developer of the industry-leading TechPod Multimedia Lectern, is adding a one-touch recording option, integrating various third-party digital media recorders with the TechPod. TechPods are now being used with recording equipment from companies like Sonicfoundry Mediasite, MediaPOINTE and TVONE in a variety of facilities. (more…)
MEDIALON has been selected to go on tour with Tina Turner, the eight-time Grammy Award winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The star has recently made her long-awaited return to arenas with more than 80 dates scheduled throughout North America and across Europe. Tina Turnerâ€™s new show features her entire career of hits with a spectacular production.
One Medialon MANAGER V5 Show & Media Control Software is used to turn on/off, control and trig all at the same time, the lighting and video projection equipment used for the LED wall and on stage. (more…)
Three separate systems broadcast audio across Fairgrounds and Conference Center
BOSTON, May 26, 2009 – Technomad LLC, a leader in weatherproof loudspeakers and audio systems since 1995, announces that the local government for Coweta County Georgia in suburban Atlanta is using three Technomad Turnkey PA systems within its Fairgrounds and Conference Center. The organization recently installed two 70-volt Turnkey systems inside the Conference Center for events covering 6,000 square feet of meeting and exhibit space, delivering intelligible voice and high-quality musical audio to attendees. (more…)
Anaheim, California (May 21, 2009) – Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the new SSP 7.1, a high performance, five input Surround Sound Processor designed to provide up to eight channels of surround sound for pro A/V applications in corporate and commercial environments. The SSP 7.1 automatically detects and decodes audio content in various DolbyÂ® and DTSÂ® formats from DVD, Blu-ray Disc, and HDTV broadcasts. It also offers Dolby Pro Logic II/IIx and DTS Neo:6Â® processing to provide surround sound from two-channel stereo. The SSP 7.1 features coaxial and optical digital inputs, plus an analog balanced/unbalanced two-channel input. It is designed for integration into pro A/V installations, with a compact, rack-mountable metal enclosure, as well as RS-232 serial control and balanced/unbalanced line level outputs. The included control software offers a user-friendly GUI for setup and operation. (more…)
Anaheim, California (May 12, 2009) – Extron Electronics is pleased to introduce several key enhancements to the PoleVault System, Extronâ€™s innovative approach to classroom A/V integration. This new equipment offers enhanced sound, connectivity, and mounting options to facilitate a better learning environment for schools, universities, and corporate training facilities. All PoleVault systems now include the FF 120, a full-range sound field speaker with Extron’s patent-pending Flat Fieldâ„˘ technology, and the new PVT CV D PoleVault Composite Video and Stereo Audio Input Wallplate with IR pass-through. In the coming weeks, the PMK 550 PoleVault Mounting Kit and the PCM 340 Projector Drop Ceiling Mount with Adjustable Pole will also be added (more…)
BUENA PARK, Calif.âŽŻNearly a decade after the release of their groundbreaking debut in 2000, The Sickness, â€śDisturbedâ€? have become one of the most passionate and well-respected bands in the hard rock universe, a dependable source not only of pummeling riffs and jackhammer beats, but of personal and political insights into our troubled times. Yet success (in the form of three platinum-plus albums, with both Believe and Ten Thousand Fists topping Billboard’s album charts, and over nine million albums sold) hasn’t dulled this Chicago-based foursome’s taste for adventure. (more…)