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Visix Releases AxisTV Signage Suite v.1.55 with Analytics and Enhanced Browser Widget

ATLANTA, GA – March 15, 2022 – Visix, Inc. has released version 1.55 of their AxisTV Signage Suite software. This latest update gives administrators extensive visibility, tracking and reporting options for their digital signage messages, playlists and users. The new release also provides an updated web browser widget to enhance compatibility with modern webpages. With the new analytics feature, clients using both cloud and on-premise content management systems can enable tracking and reporting for five areas: Message Playback, Message Approval, Playlist Activity, Content Submission and User Activity. Activation is a simple checkbox, and users can set the number of days to retain data, run reports ...

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Live Media Group Holdings Acquires Lyon Video

Midwest location and extensive production assets help expand national live production presence  LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2022 — Live Media Group Holdings (LMHG) today announced its acquisition of Lyon Video, a video broadcasting (Outside Broadcasting) and production company based in Columbus, Ohio. The transaction closed on March 1 and marks LMGH’s fourth strategic acquisition in the past three years, reinforcing the company’s rapidly expanding position as a national production and live broadcast services powerhouse.  Founded in 1986, Lyon Video maintains a fleet of 11 production trucks, including three that support native 4K/UHD production, and seven B-unit trucks that provide additional space ...

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Barix Launches Exstreamer MPA400 IP Audio Decoder and Amplifier

Powerful yet affordable new device delivers up to 40-watt RMS audio output to low-impedance speakers while integrating them seamlessly into audio-over-IP systems ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, March 15, 2022 — Barix today announced the Exstreamer MPA400, the newest addition to its lineup of versatile IP audio decoders and amplifiers for applications ranging from emergency notifications to paging and background music. The new hardware supports a wide range of codecs and delivers up to 40-watt audio output for two- to eight-ohm analog speakers, enabling easy integration of existing speakers into feature-rich, audio-over-IP systems. Barix will showcase the Exstreamer MPA400 alongside other new innovations ...

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Adobe Summit 2022: Make the Digital Economy Personal

Adobe kicked off Adobe Summit 2022, the world’s largest digital experience conference, and unveiled new innovations in Adobe Experience Cloud that empower brands to make the digital economy personal, with powerful digital experiences that can be personalized to millions in milliseconds. Adobe Summit 2022 is fully virtual and powered by Adobe Experience Cloud. During the event, participants will have the opportunity to hear from industry leaders, luminaries and celebrities across sectors, including: Industry Leaders: Nike CEO John Donahoe, Walgreens Boots Alliance CEO Rosalind Brewer, The American Red Cross CEO Gail McGovern, Prada Group Marketing Director and Head of CSR Lorenzo Bertelli, ...

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AVer Collaborates with Lenovo and Yamaha for Hybrid Meeting Bundle

FREMONT, Calif. – March 10, 2022 – AVer Information Inc. USA, an award-winning provider of education technology and video collaboration solutions, announces a technology collaboration with Lenovo and Yamaha to streamline hybrid meeting room connectivity. The plug-and-play solution bundle is certified for Microsoft Teams to offer seamless, global collaboration between business meeting spaces and remote offices. The hybrid room-ready solution includes the AVer CAM520 Pro2, Lenovo ThinkSmart Core + Controller, and Yamaha ADECIA Ceiling Mic and Speaker Solution. AVer’s CAM520 Pro2 boasts pristine video quality with intuitive features to simplify collaboration. The CAM520 Pro2 brings brilliantly sharp, detailed video to any collaboration space. AVer’s SmartFrame, a ...

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Bogen Communications Adds New Products to Standalone Portfolio

MAHWAH, New Jersey (March 10, 2022)  –  Bogen Communications LLC, a longstanding leader in commercial audio and voice communications technology, announces standalone feature functionality for three products, Nyquist Plenum-Rated VoIP Intercom Modules, Nyquist Plenum-Rated Integrated Amplifier, and VoIP Ceiling and Wall Baffle Speakers. The firmware update for Nyquist Plenum-Rated VoIP Intercom Module, Amplifier, and VoIP Ceiling and Wall Baffle Speaker allows the solutions to operate as standalone devices or Session Initiated Protocol (SIP) endpoints for IP-based paging applications. Bogen Communications’ new firmware enables select Nyquist devices to operate as SIP compliant endpoints for VoIP phone system paging and networked managed ...

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RoseWater Energy Brings Convergence to Sales Team

SUNRISE, FL – March 8, 2022 – RoseWater Energy Group, a provider of next-generation integrated energy management and storage systems with pure power output, has added Convergence to cover the Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska and Southern Illinois sales territory. “We wanted to partner with Rosewater Energy simply because we were looking for a strategic partner to complement our portfolio while seamlessly integrating into our go-to-market strategy,” said Matt Selecman, Vice President, A/V-IoT. ”Specifically speaking, the power quality component is of paramount importance as our customers can have hundreds of thousands of dollars invested into electronics that don’t respond well to ...

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Magewell Releases Centralized Encoder/Decoder Management Software

Available immediately, Magewell Cloud software offers convenient configuration and control of multiple Magewell hardware devices March 9, 2022 — Nanjing, China: Magewell has announced the immediate general availability of the Magewell Cloud multi-device management software. Flexibly deployable on an on-premises server or cloud hosting platform, Magewell Cloud provides centralized configuration and control of multiple Magewell streaming and IP conversion solutions. Two additional, premium Magewell Cloud versions also offer stream management features including SRT relay and protocol conversion. Magewell will showcase the new software in booth C8508 at the 2022 NAB Show, taking place April 24-27 in Las Vegas. The Magewell ...

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Lightware to Host Exclusive Discover Lightware Session in New York City

Budapest, Hungary (March 8, 2022) — Lightware Visual Engineering, a leading manufacturer of connectivity solutions for the professional integrated systems market, announces Discover Lightware, an exclusive educational session on Monday, April 11, 2022 in New York City. Gergely Vida, founder and chief executive officer for Lightware, will lead the event alongside many of Lightware’s key thought leaders and engineers. During the Discover Lightware event, Mr. Vida will highlight key insights, industry trends and future projections for the professional AV industry. He will be accompanied by András Tóth, head of research and development for Lightware. Mr. Tóth will be demonstrating the ...

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Allen & Heath Avantis Integrates Shure Wireless Control

Allen & Heath and Shure have deepened their integration to enable native monitoring and control of Shure’s ULX-D®, QLX-D™ and Axient Digital™ wireless systems from Allen & Heath’s Avantis digital mixer. With the release of Avantis V1.13 firmware, engineers can monitor and control supported Shure wireless systems from the mixer, or from the new Avantis Director software. Avantis consoles auto-detect any supported Shure wireless systems on the same network and, with compatible hardware, Dante can be used for the transport of both audio and control data. “Avantis mixers are in use in many venues, houses of worship, and mid-sized productions ...

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Planar Luxe MicroLED Honored with 2022 Picks Award

Ultra-fine pitch MicroLED displays delivering unrivaled visual performance in luxury environments named one of the most influential technologies by Residential Systems Planar, a global leader in visualization products, was voted a 2022 Picks Award winner by Residential Systems, the leading brand serving the custom installation industry. The premium Planar® Luxe MicroLED was honored as one of the best and most influential consumer technologies introduced in 2021. Featuring high-brightness MicroLED technology, deep blacks and superior contrast, the award-winning Planar Luxe MicroLED delivers unparalleled viewing experiences in uses spanning digital artwork, movies, sports and events, gaming, eSports, streaming, multi-window viewing and video conferencing. “Since its release in ...

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Hybrid Learning Gets Leg Up with HuddleCamHD & Epiphan

Hybrid learning and high-flexibility classrooms are likely not going away, especially for higher education students who will continue to look for a variety of ways to complete coursework. As a technologist, I love getting into the nitty gritty tech of the gadgets and gear that help us all better connect. However, I recognize that for educators, their mission is to teach and connect with their students. With this in mind, I make it my mission to make technology understandable and easy to implement. On the first Friday of each month, my team and I host a live-streamed technology show to ...

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Lumens Reveals its First 4K Ceiling Camera CL511

UltraHD Camera for Unobstructed Overhead Views Lumens® Digital Optics Inc., today announces the 4K Ceiling Camera, its first overhead camera with a 4K sensor. Featuring a 300x zoom, the CL511 is designed to be suspended from the ceiling or embedded into the roof space. With cabling routed thru ceiling panels, the CL511 delivers an unobstructed view of objects and documents placed on the presentation area, podium, or conference table. It is ideal for zooming into maps and technical drawings, filming culinary demonstrations, recording medical training, or streaming practical lessons. Equipped with a Sony 1/2.8″ image sensor, the CL511 shoots sharp 4K video at ...

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Roland Pro A/V Announces New Products to Enhance the Quality of Livestream Productions

AeroCaster, UVC-02 Web Presentation Dock, and CGM-30 Gooseneck Microphone Provide Simple Solutions to Bring Higher Production Values to Livestreaming Applications Roland, a leading manufacturer of professional audio, video, and electronic musical instrument gear, announces three new products to help livestreamers take their productions to the next level. AeroCaster AeroCaster is an innovative, easy-to-use system that allows anyone to create a wireless multi-camera streaming setup using mobile devices. The system consists of the AeroCaster VRC-01 hardware control surface and audio interface, the AeroCaster LIVE app for iPad, and the AeroCaster Camera app for iOS and Android mobile devices. Leveraging the convenience and ...

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StarTech.com Releases Cable-Free USB-C Multiport Adapter for iPad Pro and Other High-End Professional Tablets

StarTech.com, the leading manufacturer of hard-to-find connectivity accessories for IT Professionals has added an innovative new USB-C multiport adapter to its product lineup. Geared towards high-end USB-C tablets such as the Apple iPad Pro and Microsoft Surface Pro 7 and up, this new USB-C Multiport Adapter-Travel Dock (DKT30ICHPD) eliminates the extended host cable found on other StarTech.com Multiport Adapters in favor of a cable-free USB-C host connector. The compact Multiport Adapter weighs less than 3 ounces making it an ideal productivity tool for professionals on the go who still require the powerful features offered by traditional multiport adapters and docking ...

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An MSE Audio PhaseTech Case Study: Cameron House’s Luxury Loch Lomond Hotel, Scotland

Allan Staig, Installation Director from AVComm UK., was contacted by Cameron House Hotel back in 2017 to design and install a 12-seat Dolby Atmos cinema and private theater within the hotel. By December of 2017, Allan and AVComm UK were ready to begin the installation. Unfortunately, a devastating fire destroyed the space that they were going to be working in. Almost three years later, Cameron House Hotel contacted Allan Staig again after their fire restoration had been completed. At this point, the brief changed considerably – the space was first slated to be a 42-seat cinema that guests, corporations, and ...

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LEGOLAND Windsor installs Christie RGB projector

Christie®, a global leader in audio visual solutions, is delighted to announce that its award-winning RGB pure laser projector, the D4K40-RGB, has been installed at the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort, the UK’s favorite children’s theme park. With almost 2.5m annual visitors the park regularly evolves its offering and the Christie D4K40-RGB is a key part of the technology set-up for the resort’s newest attraction, The Flight of the Sky Lion. The Flight of the Sky Lion is the UK’s first ‘flying theater’ ride and is the main attraction in LEGOLAND’s new £20 million ($27M USD) imaginary land ‘Mythica: World of Mythical Creatures’. Inspired by the ideas of ...

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Jetbuilt Launches “Jetbuilt Engineering Lab” to Provide CAD and Other Technical Services to Its Community

With JEL companies can access a variety of engineering services as part of the project workflow. Jetbuilt, the global AV, Security and IT project platform is pleased to offer engineering services with the addition of JEL, the Jetbuilt Engineering Lab. JEL provides access to CAD drawings, presale engineering, 3D renderings, REVIT and more as an effective solution for companies of all sizes. The service reduces the cost of hiring in-house personnel with the proper skill set, while allowing experienced staff more effective use of their time. After a project is designed in Jetbuilt it can be shared with the JEL ...

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