2016 PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVES

Atlona Plans Major Innovations, Larger Profile for ISE 2017

SAN JOSE, December 19, 2016 -- Atlona comes to ISE 2017 (February 7-10, Amsterdam RAI) with an array of problem-solving innovations in AV and IP signal distribution for commercial and residential AV systems. An exciting entry into the control universe highlights its agility as Atlona advances on ISE with its largest exhibit space and broadest AV solutions portfolio to date.

Atlona Introduces Flagship 4K Matrix for Advanced Videoconferencing, Presentation, and Education Use

SAN JOSE, November 7, 2016 -- Adding a new member at the top of its line of commercial market AV matrix switchers, Atlona introduced the AT-UHD-CLSO-840, a versatile eight-input, four-output 4K HDMI and HDBaseT switcher designed for applications including videoconferencing, multi-screen presentations, and divisible room installations often specified for classroom, corporate, or hospitality environments.

Atlona Named First Technology Partner of The Global Presence Alliance

Zurich, September 26, 2016 - Atlona, a leading manufacturer of AV and IT connectivity solutions, has been named the first Technology Partner of the The Global Presence Alliance (GPA).

Atlona Unveils AMS Go at CEDIA 2016

DALLAS, Tex., September 14, 2016 – Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company, today announced AMS Go, a robust enhancement to its Atlona Management System (AMS) that enables integrators to remotely configure, operate, and maintain the company’s IP-controlled components from any location via mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets, as well as desktop browsers.

Atlona Features OmniStream IP-Based AV Distribution Line at CEDIA 2016; Includes Industry’s First Dual-Channel 4K/UHD Encoder and Decoder

DALLAS, Tex., September 14, 2016 – Continuing its drive toward a leadership position in the global pro AV market, Atlona features its recently introduced OmniStream™ AV over IP solution at CEDIA 2016. This is the company’s first line of networked AV products designed for integrating and distributing 4K/UHD video, audio, and RS-232 control over Gigabit Ethernet networks employing off-the-shelf network switches.

Atlona Announces Integrated 4K Collaboration System For Use With Cloud-Based Conferencing Services is Now Shipping

DALLAS, Tex., September 14, 2016 – Atlona, a leading manufacturer of connectivity solutions for AV systems, announced that it is now shipping its AT-UHD-HDVS-300-KIT, the industry’s first HDBaseT™-equipped collaboration system that provides 4K AV switching, USB and HDMI extension, and system control for PC-based conferencing using Skype for Business®, WebEx® and GoToMeeting® cloud services. The new two-piece system, which strengthens the company’s standing in the collaboration solutions market , is the industry’s first to enable a single category cable connection between a conferencing hub and a 4K display with USB camera, greatly simplifying system design, installation and daily use.

Atlona Introduces HDR-Compatible 4K/60 4:4:4 Video Switcher at CEDIA 2016

DALLAS, Tex., September 14, 2016 – Atlona, a leading manufacturer of connectivity solutions for AV systems, introduced the JunoX Series AT-JUNO-451 HDMI switcher at CEDIA 2016, which delivers 4K/UHD video @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling, and HDMI data rates up to 18 Gbps to meet next-generation residential integration requirements.

Atlona Introduces HDR-Compatible 4K/60 4:4:4 Video Distribution Amplifiers at CEDIA 2016

DALLAS, Tex., September 14, 2016 – Atlona, a leading manufacturer of connectivity solutions for AV systems, introduced the Rondo Series AT-RON-442 and AT-RON-444 HDMI distribution amplifiers at CEDIA 2016. These models deliver 4K/UHD video @ 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling, and HDMI data rates up to 18 Gbps to meet next-generation residential integration requirements.

Atlona Ships Eight-­Output 4K/UHD Distribution Amplifier With Advanced Display Control and HDBaseT Range Up to 70 Meters

San Jose, August 10, 2016 - Atlona, a leading manufacturer of connectivity solutions for AV systems, announced it is now shipping its eight-output 4K/UHD Distribution amplifier that features HDMI-to-HDBaseT distribution of 4K/UHD @ 60 Hz/4:2:0 video, HDBaseT transmission up to 70 meters, HDCP 2.2 support, and Power over Ethernet (PoE). The AT-UHD-CAT-8 also provides EDID management and advanced display control functions through Consumer Electronics Control (CEC) for use with home TVs.

Atlona Adds Multi-­Language Support to Atlona Academy Learning Management System

San Jose, July 25, 2016 - Atlona, a leading manufacturer of connectivity solutions for AV systems, announced it has added multi-language support to its Atlona Academy Learning Management System. Online courses, including testing, will now be available in German, Russian and Spanish in addition to English.

Atlona Ships Latest 4K/UHD HDMI to HDBaseT Distribution Amplifiers and New HDBaseT Receiver-Scaler

SAN JOSE, July 18, 2016 – Atlona, a leading manufacturer of connectivity solutions for AV systems, announced it is now shipping three new products with applications in both residential and commercial markets, the AT-UHD-CAT-4 and AT-UHD-CAT-4ED HDMI to HDBaseT distribution amplifiers and AT-HDVS-150-RX HDBaseT receiver with built-in scaling.

Atlona Unveils OmniStream, IP-Based AV Distribution Line Featuring Industry’s First Dual-Channel 4K/UHD Encoder and Decoder

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 23, 2016 – Continuing its drive toward a leadership position in the global pro AV market, Atlona today launched OmniStream™, its first line of networked AV products designed for integrating and distributing 4K/UHD video, audio, and RS-232 control over Gigabit Ethernet networks employing off-the-shelf network switches.

Atlona Expands 4K Switcher Series With Top-of-the-Line Model Featuring HDMI/HDBaseT Inputs, Advanced Display Control, Extended Distance Output

AMSTERDAM, February 9, 2016 – Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company with offices in Zurich and Silicon Valley, today expanded its commercial-market SW-5 Series of 5-Input 4K switchers with the AT-UHD-SW-5000ED. The new top-of-the-line model includes two HDBaseT inputs and mirrored HDMI/HDBaseT outputs, offering integrators more flexibility in designing boardroom, classroom, and other AV presentation systems.

Atlona Unveils Three 4K/UHD Distribution Amps with Advanced Display Control and Range Up to 100 Meters

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 9, 2016 -- Revamping its line of distribution amplifiers for residential and commercial AV systems, Atlona has introduced three models, including its first to feature HDMI-to-HDBaseT distribution of 4K/UHD @ 60Hz/4:2:0 video, HDCP 2.2 support, Power over Ethernet (PoE), EDID management and advanced display control features such as Consumer Electronics Control (CEC) for use with home TVs. Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company headquartered in Silicon Valley, has international offices based in Zurich.

New Atlona Multi-Format 4K/UHD Switcher for Dual Display Systems Extends AV Signals to 100 Meters

AMSTERDAM, February 9, 2016 – Enhancing its line of commercial-market 4K/UHD switchers, Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company with offices in Zurich and Silicon Valley, has introduced the AT-UHD-CLSO-612ED. This advanced six-input switcher features built-in 4K scaling, mirrored HDBaseT™ and HDMI outputs, and AV signal extension up to 100 meters. 

Atlona Unveils Integrated 4K Collaboration System For Use With Cloud-Based Conferencing Services

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 9, 2016 – Strengthening its standing in the collaboration solutions market, Atlona has introduced the first HDBaseT-equipped collaboration system providing 4K AV switching, USB and HDMI extension, and system control for PC-based conferencing using Skype™, WebEx™ and GoToMeeting cloud services. The new two-piece system, the AT-UHD-HDVS-300-KIT, is the industry’s first to enable a single category cable connection between a conferencing hub and a 4K display with USB camera, greatly simplifying system design, installation and daily use. Read more

Atlona Opening China Office in February To Serve Asia

SAN JOSE, Calif., and ZURICH, January 28, 2016  Continuing to expand its international footprint, Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company, announced that it is opening an office in Hong Kong next month to serve the Asian market, including China, Macau, Taiwan, South Korea, and the Southeast Asia region exclusive of JapanIndia, Australia and New

Atlona Appoints Hardik Mehta as First Technical Manager for India

Zurich, Switzerland, January 13, 2016 – Atlona, a leading maker of connectivity solutions for AV systems, today announced the appointment of Hardik Mehta as technical manager for the company’s India office. Mehta will report to Sanket Sawant, CTS, business development manager. Read more

Atlona Now Shipping HDVS-200 Series Switcher and Scaler with HDMI and VGA Transmission over HDBaseT

SAN JOSE, Calif., January 12, 2016 – Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company, announced it is now shipping its HDVS-200 Series of auto-switching extension and scaling products for conveying Ethernet-enabled HDMI and VGA content via HDBaseT™. The two new models, the three-input AT-HDVS-200-TX switcher/transmitter and AT-HDVS-200-RX receiver/scaler, represent a new generation of products designed to provide comprehensive and automatic control of AV systems and expand the input capabilities of Atlona’s 4K/UHD matrix switchers. Read more

Atlona Sketches Product Launch Plans for ISE 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif. January 11, 2016 -- Promising a second consecutive "breakout year" in product introductions and global expansion, Atlona is announcing plans for the ISE 2016 Show that include a continued focus on collaboration solutions for commercial and educational settings, increased selection in the category of 4K/UHD distribution amplifiers and significant feature enhancements for new software and 4K hardware platforms launched last year. Read more

Atlona Management Systems (AMS) Now Available for Company’s IP-Controlled Products

SAN JOSE, Calif., January 7, 2016 – Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company, today announced that its Atlona Management System (AT-SW-AMS), a robust software resource for Atlona's IP-controllable products in the commercial, education, government, and residential markets, is now available for free download at Altona.com.   Read more

Atlona Names Two Rep Firms for Commercial Lines in the Northeast

SAN JOSE, Calif., January 6, 2016 – Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company, announced that D.L. Henderson Co. and Peter E. Schmitt Co. have been named as new sales representatives for the company's commercial lines, effectively immediately. Read more 

Atlona Names Sanket Sawant Business Development Manager for India

ZURICH, Switzerland November 20, 2015 - Continuing to expand its presence in emerging markets, Atlona has named Sanket Sawant business development manager for India, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh, a new post for the company. Altona with, international operations based here and headquarters in Silicon Valley, is a leading maker of signal distribution and connectivity solutions for commercial and residential AV systems. Read more

Atlona Bolsters International Sales, Support and Marketing Team with Three Key Appointments

ZURICH, Switzerland November 25, 2015 – Atlona, a leading maker of connectivity solutions for AV systems, today announced three managerial appointments that bolster the company's international sales, support and marketing teams. The newly named personnel are Chris Brzostowski, as account manager UK & Ireland; Alexander Kiflom, as manager international support; and Daniela Santos, as manager, international marketing. Read more

Atlona Now Shipping New 4K 16×16 and 4×4 HDMI to HDBaseT Matrix Switchers with HDCP 2.2

SAN JOSE, Calif. Nov. 12, 2015 – Atlona announced it is now shipping its new 16x16 and 4x4 4K HDMI to HDBaseT matrix switchers unveiled to residential-market integrators and installers last month at CEDIA Expo. Read more

Atlona Begins Shipping 8×8 And 4×4 4K/UHD HDMI Matrix Switchers With HDCP 2.2

SAN JOSE, Calif., August 31, 2015 –Atlona, a leading AV connectivity solutions company, has begun shipping its two new 4K HDMI­‐to­‐HDMI switchers, the AT­‐UHD-H2H-­88M, an 8X8 matrix, and the 4X4 AT­‐UHD‐H2H-44M.

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