Contemporary Controllers The latest control products from top manufacturers AMX BY HARMAN MODERO G5 The new AMX Modero G5 Touch Panels draw on the best features of the Modero X and Modero S control panels, as well as the G5 and G4 processing engines. The new models simplify ordering, support, and technical updates by offering customers a software-configurable choice of control or room scheduling functionality. The new touchpanels are available in tabletop and wall-mount models, with 7-, 10-, and 20-inch screen sizes. The new Modero lineup supports the unique and widely ranging interface needs of corporate, education, government, hospitality, and large-venue customers. amx.com
ATLONA VELOCITY V 1.5 Atlona has unveiled a significant new software upgrade for the company’s Velocity IP-based AV control and management platform. Taking Velocity’s mantra of “Simplified AV Control” to a new level, version 1.5 enables integrators to create fully customized graphical user interfaces from the ground up, while adding new flexibility to video wall operation for end users. Velocity’s unified platform includes Velocity Cloud, a centralized online resource for remote configuration, monitoring, and service; Velocity Control Gateway, an IP-based control processor with automatic failover; and Velocity Touch Panels available in 5.5- and 8-inch screen sizes. atlona.com
Aurora’s new HT Series HDBaseT product line, VLX Series 1G AV over IP, and IPX Series 10G AV over IP. reax.org
BARCO OVERTURE Barco Overture not only enables easy setup through configuration—no programming required at all—but also allows for remote control and monitoring of all connected devices in a meeting room, classroom, or lecture hall. Unique benefits include remote troubleshooting, in-depth device monitoring and scheduled room preparation. IT/AV managers can use Overture to increase their efficiency with remote monitoring and troubleshooting, automatic alarms in case of issues, and in-depth insights into device and room usage analytics. Overture with Neets’ keypad solutions makes controlling AV functions easy. Participating in meetings is as simple as clicking a single button. barco.com
BIAMP SAGEVUE 2.0 Biamp is expanding the capabilities of its SageVue browser-based monitoring and management platform with the forthcoming SageVue 2.0 release. Enabling powerful, flexible, and effective systems monitoring and management for networked Tesira and Devio devices, SageVue provides the capability to work in strictly controlled IT environments. A customizable user interface (UI) ensures the most important information is visible to each user. SageVue 2.0 sends configuration updates to Tesira systems, automates maintenance by scheduling events, monitors policy compliance and offline activation workflows, and features support for Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2016. The 2.0 release of the SageVue platform will be available Q2 of 2019. biamp.com
CRESTRON DM NVX Crestron’s DM NVX technology transports ultra-high-definition 4K60 4:4:4 video over standard gigabit Ethernet with no perceptible latency or loss of quality. Leveraging standard network switches and Cat-5e UTP wiring, the DM-NVX-352 delivers a solid, high-performance virtual matrix routing solution that is both economically advantageous and infinitely scalable for any enterprise or campus-wide 4K content distribution application. Professional
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