Category Audiovisual Resources

ClearOne Introduces Beamforming Microphone Array

ClearOne’s Beamforming Microphone Array — showcased at this year’s InfoComm — features 24 microphone elements, each with its own echo canceller and can be mounted on the wall or ceiling, or it can sit on the table. This very sleek solution works with the ClearOne Converge Pro product line of audio conferencing systems. Other attractive features include:

  • PoE (power over Ethernet)
  • Push-button mute
  • USB-streaming interface
  • 360-degree coverage

Watch this brief overview of the Beamforming Microphone Array taken at InfoComm 2012:

Contemporary Research Introduces New Tuners, Amplifers

At InfoComm 2012 in Las Vegas, Contemporary Research, which specializes in solutions for audiovisual integration, gave attendees a look at four of its newest products, including:

  • 232 Controllable Tuner 
  • 232 Controllable Tuner (with HD-SDI made for broadcast applications)
  • Digital Combiner Amplifier
  • 232 Controllable Amp

Watch the brief video below to see a quick summary of each product, then head over to our Contemporary Research page to see more products that deliver HD digital signage and broadcast channels.

AVI-SPL Collaboration Expo 2012 is Coming to the Big Apple!

Join us in New York City on September 25 for AVI-SPL’s Collaboration Expo 2012. The conference will feature over 25 manufacturers showcasing the latest business communication solutions that help organizations reduce costs and speed up time to market through video conferencing, unified communications and digital media systems.

Each full-day conference is your opportunity to learn about the latest collaboration technologies, helping you make informed decisions on communication investments for your company. Select manufacturers will also deliver educational seminars on topics like the future of conferencing and managing the video enterprise.

In addition to these sessions, Andrew W. Davis, cofounder of Wainhouse Research, will deliver the Expo’s keynote speech, “Beyond ROI: Find Real Value in Collaboration.” Davis will discuss how today’s work environment is changing rapidly with the evolution and adoption of telepresence, unified communications, mobility, videoconferencing, and life in the cloud. He’ll share his insight on how IT professionals, line managers, and senior executives can find an effective return on their investments.

This FREE event includes entry, lunch and a chance to win an iPad2! Be sure to like us on Facebook and RSVP to this event to be entered to win an AVI-SPL prize pack!

Register Today!

Register for the Sept. 25 Collaboration Expo event in New York City, see the full list of exhibitors and find out more about the educational seminars.

After New York City, this FREE series of events will stop in two more U.S. cities:

If you have any questions about any of our upcoming events, visit our Collaboration Expo 2012 FAQ page, email events@avispl.com or call 877-440-6205.

Watch: Video on Sony’s VPL-E 200 series

At InfoComm 2012, Sony unveiled some of its latest projectors, including ultra short throw models, its blending technology and the VPL-E 200 series, highlighted in the video below. During this brief overview, Sony’s representative discusses some of the advantages of the VPL-E 200, including the ability to run presentations wirelessly from a laptop as well as from a USB drive. Go to AVI-SPL’s Sony product page to look at additional projector models along with complete specs and downloadable product pdfs.

Cables To Go Launches New Branding, Names AVI-SPL Partner of Year at InfoComm 2012

C2G logo and booth at InfoComm 2012

Las Vegas – Last week, from its booth at InfoComm 2012, Cables To Go  announced its rebranding as C2G. In its press release, the company states that with the new branding, “We now have better alignment between our products and brand that communicates our offering to key partners and customers.”

While at the event, C2G gave AVI-SPL its Partner of the Year award during its Partner Appreciation Dinner on June 13. Criteria for the award include total partner revenue, joint market share and diversity of the partner’s portfolio.

“It’s exciting to work hand-in-hand with such a well-known integrator and provide mutual value in areas that really help drive our businesses such as marketing, business development, vertical markets and international opportunities,” said Gregory Billhardt, executive vice president of Lastar, parent company of C2G. “Supporting AVI-SPL has been a welcome opportunity for C2G and we’re looking forward to continued success.”