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MSE Audio to Showcase Induction Dynamics ID1

Overland Park, Kan. – August 5, 2019 – MSE Audio; parent company of SoundTube Entertainment, Soundsphere, dARTS, Phase Technology, Induction Dynamics, SolidDrive and Rockustics; announced the Induction Dynamics ID1, a switchable four-way tower speaker with dual 10-inch subwoofers. MSE Audio will showcase the Induction Dynamics ID1 at CEDIA 2019 in booth 3925. MSE Audio’s Induction Dynamics ID1 pushes the envelope in audio performance by combining a four-way tower speaker with a subwoofer via a rear switch. Incorporating a three-way design, the ID1 features dual 10-inch subwoofers with an upper drive spaced to alleviate floor-bounce resonances. Measuring 56 inches tall, 11 ...

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KanexPro Unveils Certified Premium High-Speed HDMI Cables for InfoComm Mexico

Brea, Calif. – August 6, 2019 – KanexPro, an industry-leading provider of connectivity solutions to the IT and AV markets, announces a line of certified premium high-speed HDMI cables, including Super Slim Certified Premium High-Speed HDMI Cables, Certified Premium High-Speed HDMI Cables, Active Fiber High-Speed HDMI Cables, Active Fiber High-Speed DisplayPort 1.4 Cables and Active 18G High-Speed HDMI Cables. KanexPro will debut their extensive line of HDMI cables at InfoComm Mexico in partnership with Association Digital Signage LatinoAmerica in booth 123. KanexPro’s Super Slim Premium High-Speed 18Gbps Certified HDMI Cables, available in three-feet (CBL-HDMICERTSS3FT) and six-feet (CBL-HDMICERTSS6FT), are designed to provide unparalleled performance ...

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ENCO to Highlight enTranslate Automated Live Translation System with Machine Learning at IBC2019

AI-enabled translation and captioning solution for live and on-demand content will make its European debut at the event Southfield, MI, August 7, 2019 – Two dozen languages are officially spoken in the European Union, making the upcoming IBC exhibition in Amsterdam an ideal forum for the first showing outside North America of ENCO‘s new enTranslate automated live translation system. Making broadcast and AV content accessible to non-native speakers for a fraction of the cost of traditional translation services, the award-winning solution will make its European debut in stand 8.A59 at the event from September 13 to 17. enTranslate offers broadcasters, ...

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Z-HD5500 Cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Enable ‘Stunning’ IMAG and Streaming Quality for Calgary’s First Alliance Church

New HDTV cameras cost-effectively overcome video acquisition challenges of LED-lit environment while providing exceptional operational versatility Woodbury, NY, August 2, 2019 — 80-year-old First Alliance Church (FAC) in Calgary, Alberta produces two distinct live video feeds of their services, each optimized for a particular purpose – image magnification (IMAG) to enrich the worship experience for on-site visitors, and online streaming to reach congregants unable to attend in person. Overhauling their production infrastructure to HD, FAC purchased four Z-HD5500 cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai) to capture high-quality video for both applications while accurately reproducing the church’s rich ...

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Sound Components Completes Latest Install of RoseWater Energy Group HUB SB20 Energy and Storage System

SUNRISE, Fla. – July 30, 2019 – RoseWater Energy Group, a provider of next-generation integrated energy management HUBs, announces their latest installation with Sound Components, a South Florida custom installer of high-performance audio and video systems. Sound Components integrated RoseWater’s HUB SB20 Energy and Storage System to protect high-quality, sensitive audio systems from diminishing power quality and power disturbances. With over 40 years in business, Sound Components provides clients with whole house audio and video systems, home theaters, home automation, high-performance music systems, and lighting and shade control systems. Sound Components’ installation team is highly skilled to stay up to ...

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Atlona Now Shipping AT-OME-PS62 Matrix Presentation Switcher for 4K/UHD Applications

Full-featured 6×2 matrix presentation switcher hits the market to meet evolving AV 4K and other high-resolution presentation and collaboration implementations SAN JOSE, California, July 23, 2019 – Atlona, a Panduit company, is now shipping the AT-OME-PS62 6×2 matrix presentation switcher, part of the new, strategic offerings in its rapidly-growing Omega™ Series unveiled at InfoComm 2019 last month. The AT-OME-PS62 is a fully featured 4K switcher with USB 3.0 and USB-C interfaces, HDBaseT extention, scaling and audio management capabilities for leading-edge AV solutions. Designed for modern AV communications and collaboration, the AT-OME-PS62 offers exceptional performance and value for 4K/UHD presentation and ...

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MSE Audio Partners with Attero Tech for Packaged System Featuring SoundTube Entertainment IPD-Hub2

Overland Park, Kan. – July 18, 2019 – MSE Audio; parent company of SoundTube Entertainment, Soundsphere, dARTS, Phase Technology, Induction Dynamics, SolidDrive and Rockustics; announces a joint sales initiative with Attero Tech to package Axiom Audio Wall Plates and Axon C1 Zone Control Wall Plate with SoundTube Entertainment’s IPD-Hub2 and Remote Volume Control Plate. The SoundTube Entertainment IPD-Hub2 brings IP-based, PoE technology to the commercial and residential markets offering a unique alternative to traditional audio distribution systems. The IPD-Hub 2 utilizes Dante infrastructure and Attero Tech unIFY software to provide advanced performance monitoring and EQ/DSP control to individual speakers in ...

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Magewell Unwraps Powerful New Features and New Model in Ultra Stream Encoder Family

Enhancements include browser-based remote control and optional mobile broadband support, while new configuration expands benefits to users with SDI sources July 18, 2019 — Nanjing, China: Magewell’s Ultra Stream HDMI standalone streaming encoder has earned industry and customer acclaim for making live streaming remarkably easy even for non-technical users, from church volunteers and educators to corporate marketers and live event organizers. The company today announced powerful upgrades that expand the encoders’ versatility into more applications, plus a new Ultra Stream model for customers with SDI-based video sources. Magewell will showcase the new features and Ultra Stream SDI model in booth ...

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KanexPro Expands Market Reach with European Distribution Center

Brea, Calif. – July 9, 2019 – KanexPro, an industry-leading provider of connectivity solutions to the IT and AV markets, announces their first international distribution center in partnership with Black Box Logistics. KanexPro’s partnership with third-party logistics provider Black Box Logistics allows KanexPro to provide customers throughout Europe with more efficient order processing through increased stock availability and faster delivery. KanexPro brings a strong presence with European partners, including Atec Pro, Kinovox, Finnsat, FVS, Comil, ProdyTel, Exhibo, AVIT Vision, Media-Sys and AV Distribution. By partnering with Black Box Logistics, KanexPro can bring products to market more quickly, increase stock availability for European customers, ...

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MSE Audio Unveils SoundTube Entertainment IPD-XT850 for Dante-Enabled Full-Range Audio

Overland Park, Kan. – July 10, 2019 – MSE Audio; parent company of SoundTube Entertainment, Soundsphere, dARTS, Phase Technology, Induction Dynamics, SolidDrive and Rockustics; announces the SoundTube Entertainment IPD-XT850, a two-way outdoor 360-degree loudspeaker featuring a 40-watt Power over Ethernet amplifier. Designed for IP-addressable audio networks on the Dante platform, the IPD-XT850 possesses features for simple installation and set-up. SoundTube Entertainment’s IPD-XT850 is an 8-inch, two-way, Power over Ethernet loudspeaker featuring Dante-functionality. The IPD-XT850 features 38 Hz – 22 kHz frequency response with 101.0 dB maximum SPL. The sealed, in-ground enclosure design delivers low-end response and even 360-degree off-axis performance. ...

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MSE Audio Debuts SoundTube Entertainment STNet Switch II

Overland Park, Kan. – July 1, 2019 – MSE Audio; parent company of SoundTube Entertainment, Soundsphere, dARTS, Phase Technology, Induction Dynamics, SolidDrive and Rockustics; announces the SoundTube Entertainment STNet® Switch II, a proprietary Power over Ethernet, rack-mountable switch designed for use in Dante networks. Featuring 16-ports, the STNet Switch II is designed for pairing with STNet IPD Speakers.  SoundTube Entertainment’s STNet Switch II is a 1-RU, 16-port Gigabit switch. The STNet Switch II’s 700-watt power supply guaranties a proprietary 40-watt PoE to each SoundTube IPD speaker on the Switch. The Switch II, while optimized for Dante, also features advanced management flexibility. In ...

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MEPTIK Unleashes Extended Reality Experience for New Fleurie Music Video

Creative team leverages technologies from disguise, Notch and BlackTrax to construct a dynamic visual universe around the musician during filming, while eliminating lengthy post-production process ATLANTA, June 28, 2019 — MEPTIK, an Atlanta-based experience design agency specializing in dynamic live environments, is modernizing the video production workflow through the use of Extended Reality environments — an innovative technique visualized in a powerful new music video by the Nashville-based singer/songwriter and musician Fleurie. The powerful new video for “A World Beyond” places Fleurie in an XR (Extended Reality) experience that surrounds her with outer space and underwater elements, among other dynamic ...

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Atlona Expands Award-Winning Training Program for AV Systems Integrators

Company ramps up online and hands-on education, adding three new levels and in-person monthly trainings with an AV over IP focus SAN JOSE, Calif., June 28, 2019 – Atlona continues to ramp up its Atlona Academy training and certification program, adding new, higher level courses for systems integrators seeking to sharpen their AV over IP expertise. The targeted education initiative will allow participants to earn valuable AVIXA Renewal Units (RU’S) and CEDIA Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s). Earlier this year, and to meet growing demand for targeted, certified training with continuing education credits, Atlona updated its suite of accredited online courses, ...

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Atlona Appoints Ewing-Foley Inc as Commercial AV Manufacturer’s Respresentative for Western Territory

Longtime Panduit representative will focus on growing Atlona’s brand visibility and market share within the IT and networking community SAN JOSE, Calif., June 28, 2019 – Atlona, a Panduit company, has appointed Ewing-Foley Inc (EFI) as its commercial AV manufacturer’s representative for the Western Territory, effective immediately. Ewing-Foley will now represent Atlona in nine western states, with a focus on growing Atlona’s presence in the IT and networking community. Atlona’s appointment of EFI represents an evolving strategic direction for both companies. A longtime Panduit representative, EFI’s structure includes a networking division specifically focused on the IT and networking business, which ...

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RoseWater Energy Group Inks Partnership with Alpine Power Systems for Project Installations

SUNRISE, Fla. – June 27, 2019 – RoseWater Energy Group, a provider of next-generation integrated energy management systems, announces a partnership with Alpine Power Systems to manage installations of the HUB SB20 Energy and Storage System. Alpine Power Systems, a nationwide solutions provider specializing in backup power, telecom, cable and motive power, will expand RoseWater’s installation capabilities, both geographically and timely. RoseWater Energy Group has successfully installed HUB SB20 Energy and Storage Systems throughout North America, including key markets experiencing unreliable power output, such as Newport Beach, CA; Malibu, CA; Telluride, CO; Hamptons, NY; and Boca Raton, FL. With the ...

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DigiTech Integration Enhances Classroom Collaboration with KanexPro

DigiTech Integration, Inc. incorporates KanexPro UltraSlim 4K HDMI Switcher and Splitter, IR/RS-232 and Relay Controller, and 8-Button Control-Based IP Keypad for multi-screen display and simplified display control Brea, Calif. – Technology has always been at the forefront of human education, through evolution and change, technology’s importance in the classroom is evident now, more than ever. Integrating technology into the classroom is an effective way to connect with students of all learning types, meanwhile, providing the opportunity to enhance interaction with classmates and teachers through collaboration. And, studies have shown, students are more successful in life outside of the classroom when technology ...

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Kramer Offers Free Zignage Digital Signage Platform With VIA Connect

List of value-adds grows for multi-function collaboration device Jerusalem, Israel, June 11, 2019 — Kramer Electronics today announced a partnership with digital signage specialist Zignage – a move that delivers enhanced functionality and additional value to Kramer’s powerful VIA Connect (PLUS or PRO – please confirm) platform. The latest alignment with Zignage further reinforces Kramer’s VIA Connect line as a versatile, all-in-one AV solution following the integration of popular software and video collaboration offerings by Blue Jeans, Zoom, and Logitech. Zignage specializes in flexible and robust digital signage software solutions. By leveraging the reliability of a Linux-based platform and the ...

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BlueJeans Events Brings Interactive Video Livestreaming to the Digital Workplace

At InfoComm 2019, Blue Jeans Network, Inc. unveiled the next generation of its BlueJeans Events livestreaming platform. With end-to-end product upgrades to user experience, management and security, the new BlueJeans Events includes immersive video interactivity and controls to elevate large presentations, webinars, training events and executive town halls—enabling organizations to confidently host up to 15,000 participants with download-free access from browsers, plus mobile and room system access around the world. It’s not enough to simply host large-scale events. Retaining top talent and driving business growth requires that companies keep employees engaged and participating. Yet, in a recent TechValidate survey of ...

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