Wohler Technologies will spotlight its latest product updates that support the approved SMPTE ST 2110 IP transport standards at NAB NY 2017. Wohler will show its IP-capable iAM Series, including its iAM-VIDEO-2-MPEG multichannel audio and video monitoring and metering device. Wohler’s IP signal monitoring solutions also include the iAM-MIX multichannel audio monitor and mixer, and the iAM-AUDIO monitor.
Jünger Audio has introduced a new signal interface (Netbridge) that allows users to bridge the gap between digital audio production systems and common video formats such as 4K UHD. Netbridge UHD allows for simple and fast integration of 4K-UHD or four HD video streams into MADI and AoIP (AES67 and DANTE) infrastructures.
Mackie has introduced two new high-resolution 24-bit/192kHz audio converters with Onyx mic preamps and advanced circuit design.
It seems as time goes by, more audio interfaces come on the market. The choices are now more abundant than ever. Yet, finding the right interface for a given application is a far trickier issue.
The Moods jazz club in Zurich, Switzerland has created a new streaming platform for its concerts, called moods.digital. It offers both live streaming and video on demand, creating the new Moods’ “Digital Concert Club” over the internet.
Differing approaches to providing audio solutions are emerging in the broadcast world. Audio over IP is a given, but where to start and which vendors to choose are proving tough decisions to make, especially as the hardware investment can have a ten-year life expectancy. And moving from an analogue, MADI or AES system can be a daunting task for any broadcaster.