Wired and wireless switching from Atlona
The AT-UHD-SW-510W, the latest member of Atlona’s five-input SW Series of 4K/UHD integration solutions for AV signal switching and extension, is being introduced at ISE 2017.
Demo of the month: Atlona Omnistream
Paddy Baker visits Atlona’s European HQ to see a demonstration of the company’s virtual matrix technology, which runs over Gigabit networks.
Atlona Answers 8 Key Questions on OmniStream: Why AV over IP is the Future
After three years of development, Atlona finally unveiled its latest big product this year: the OmniStream. The manufacturer’s first IP-based AV distribution line of networked AV products, OmniStream is designed for integrating and distributing 4K/UHD video, audio and RS-232 control over Gigabit Ethernet networks employing off-the-shelf network switches.
New Meeting Room Solution Bundle from Panasonic and Atlona
Due to a recent partnership announcement with Altona, Panasonic’s professional displays are now available as part of an easy meeting room solution bundle.
Mine Shaft Themed Home Theater Pays Homage to Homeowner’s Industrial Roots
Home of the Year Gold Winner for Home Theater ($25,000 - $75,000). Rustic home theater blends an Atlona PRO3-88M matrix switcher, 4K projection, Savant control and Paradigm speakers to become a coal miner's dream space.
University of Glasgow Builds New Teaching Space
The fourth oldest English-speaking University in the world and ranked in the top one per cent of higher education institutions globally, maintains high standards for its facilities that serve its 25,000 students and 5,000 lecturers. The venerable institution has more than 800 teaching spaces spread across seven campuses in Scotland.
Understanding 4K And HDR In Today’s AV Environments
Ken Eagle, director of field training/technical sales at Atlona provides his take on where we are with HDR and what installers need to know. Seeing is believing. So while we can talk to clients about HDR until we’re red-green-blue in the face, all it’s going to take to convince most people that HDR is worth all the fuss, is one good side-by-side demo. Yes, seeing is believing. After all, one way to think about HDR is that it is the key remaining qualitative difference between the rich, vivid images you see in a theatre release versus what you see in today’s high-end home theatre.
Atlona Introduces Backlit Network Keypad for Selected AV Switchers
Atlona just introduced an eight-button network keypad, Model AT-ANC-108D, for Atlona IP-controlled AV switchers equipped for single channel output, including single channel mirrored output components. Designed for remote configuration, the keypad uses Power over Ethernet technology a single CATx cable handles both signal and power..
Atlona Named First Technology Partner of The Global Presences Alliance
Atlona Named First Technology Partner of The Global Presences Alliance
OmniStream Wins Best New AV Networking Product Award from rAVe Publications
Atlona OmniStream won Best New AV Networking Product Award from rAVe Publications at CEDIA 2016.
Residential Systems and TWICE Name CEDIA Best of Show 2016 Winners
Atlona Centum AT-CENT-301-CEA receives a Best of Show award from Residential Systems
How to Recommend a Reliable Video Distribution Setup
David Shamir, Atlona Product Manager, provides insight to the System Contractor News discussion concerning IP video distribution.
Casino M8trix Dealt a Winning Hand with Atlona In-Wall Switcher
In order to accommodate customers' various personal electronics in both analog and digital formats, Casino M8trix installed the Atlona AT-HDVS-150-TX, a 2x1 in-wall switcher with HDMI and VGA wall-plate inputs, HDBaseT output and automatic display control.
OmniStream Wins Best of Show at InfoComm16
Winners were chosen at InfoComm 2016 by a panel of onsite judges from among submitted products
NY Awards Atlona Five-Year Procurement Contract
The New York State Office of General Services has awarded Atlona a five-year statewide contract for procurement of AV equipment and accessories.
The contract (number PC67428 under group 38806, award 22844-E*) enables any state agency to purchase Atlona AV equipment and to use a NYS Procurement Card on orders up to $85,000.
Why Furniture Customers Are Learning about Atlona AV Distribution
On one particular day, adjacent to the myriad of office vignettes scattered around upscale furniture retailer Creative Office Pavilion’s Boston Design Center showroom, a small conference room plays host to Atlona technology demos.
‘Follow the Sun’ – Atlona’s Approach to Value Engineering in ProAV
Systems Integration Asia caught up with Ronni Guggenheim, General Manager at Atlona on the company's upcoming developments. As the market geography of Asia Pacific continue to grow from strength to strength, we see more manufacturing multinationals seeking their inroads into it - the most recent and most notable being that of AV gear major Atlona Technologies.
What do you give customers who say they want it all? The obvious answer is that you give them exactly what they ask for. Farrell chose Atlona’s 16x16 matrix switcher (AT-PRO2HD1616M) as the basis of the video distribution system. Able to control up to 32 devices, the Pro2HD1616M is control-system agnostic, and employs HDBaseT technology to carry IR, RS-232, video (up to 1080p), and embedded, multi-channel audio signals over a single CAT5e/6/7 cable. Read more
The Japan Foundation organisation has recently moved its office to a new Sydney location, requiring an audio visual fit-out for the new space. The multi-room AV fit-out at the facility included a conference room, gallery, library and 3 meeting rooms. The conference room encompassed the main space and included video inputs over an HDbaseT infrastructure using the Atlona HDVS Series. Read more
If long range home Ultra HD is in your future, this HDBaseT kit is ready for it - The 4K/UHD HDMI Over HDBaseT TX/RX Kit is a great choice if uncompressed video especially 4K/UHD @ 60Hz over long distances is the main priority. I’m sure that reason alone is more than enough justification for enthusiasts, but the stuff Atlona left out is a little irritating to accept for the money spent. Regardless, this HDBaseT package is more than ready when you finally do upgrade. Read more
Atlona's AT-UHD-CLSO-601 switcher and its intended receiver, the AT-UHD-EX-100CE-RX, are perfect for classrooms and meeting rooms. The AT-UHD-CLSO-601 is a six-input, 4K/UHD at 30 Hz switcher with built-in scaling and mirrored HDBaseT and HDMI outputs. It incorporates four HDMI and two multi-function analog inputs, allowing digital or legacy analog sources, regardless of native resolution, to be used with HDMI displays. Read more
Atlona in the News / In addition to its HDMI and HDBaseT capabilities, the AT-UHD-CLSO-601 switcher from Atlona also incorporates features such as a microphone input with phantom power, PoE and a balanced stereo output. Read more
Launched in 2004 for the expanding markets of professional AV and electronic systems integration worldwide, Integrated Systems Europe, or ISE, has quickly grown to become a must-attend event—definitely a show for business, but also for networking, education and technological innovation. Read more
The biggest trend for HDMI distribution today is the use ofHDBaseT technology, which has become the de factostandard in the AV world for extending an HD signal 280 feet farther than its previous 50-foot limit. This technology is a 100-percent digital transmission system that has the bandwidth for the highest video resolution, such as full HD 1080p and 2Kx4K, in addition to providing support for 3D formats. Read more
Wireless networks are fabulous, until they aren’t. Theoretically, you can deploy an802.11ac router and send data, audio, and high-def video zipping throughout your home without any wires. That is, unless your home has very thick walls or multiple floors, or your client device is too far from your Wi-Fi router, or your neighbor’s wireless network stomps on yours, or your microwave oven creates interference. Read more
Atlona offers a portfolio of audio-visual connectivity products that serve a range of residential and commercial applilcations, from multi-room AV distribution and custom home theaters to digital signage, education, hospitality, healthcare and broadcast. Read more
The Atlona LinkCast Wireless HD Audio/Video System is an HDMI connection solution, using WHDI technology, that can accommodate up to five HDMI-enabled source devices. The way LinkCast works is that you can plug a compact HDMI transmitter into your HDMI-equipped (USB port also required for power) Laptop, Blu-ray Disc player, and the transmitter will send both audio and video wirelessly from your source device to the A/V Base Station that you physically connect to your home theater receiver, TV, or video projector via a standard HDMI cable. Read more
Atlona is making moves to standardize the look, feel, and navigation of its integration solutions, with many products on display at CEDIA Expo. The just released PRO3HD44M is an HDBaseT 4 x 4 signal routing matrix switcher that supports HDMI, uncompressed audio distribution across 4 zones. Read more