Press Releases

26
Jul 2016
 

The AmericanAirlines Arena, located in Miami, FL, home to the NBA’s Miami Heat, recently completed an entire audio-visual upgrade using Audinate’s Dante Audio-over-IP networking solution for low-latency, multichannel audio routing and distribution. The HEAT Group, the marketing and booking group within the AmericanAirlines Arena, has spent the last 15 years renovating and expanding areas of the arena. This latest technology upgrade not only included the arena bowl, but also a recently built exterior performance area. 

12
Jul 2016
 

Audinate, the market leader in digital media networking for the A/V, conferencing, public address, and broadcast industries, today announced an update to Dante Controller, the free, award-winning tool used to configure and manage Dante audio networks.

9
Jun 2016
 

Crestron, the global leader in AV control and automation technology, introduced today powerful and flexible new solutions that simplify audio in conference rooms, lecture halls, sports and entertainment venues, courtrooms, and other spaces. Headlining the new audio technology is a complete line of Digital Signal Processors (DSPs) featuring a game-changing DSP programming tool, as well as a robust selection of amplifiers that support audio over IP using the Dante™ audio network. All new audio solutions integrate natively with DigitalMedia™, touch screens, Crestron Fusion® Cloud, and unified collaboration technology as part of a comprehensive Crestron solution.

7
Jun 2016
 

EvertzAV is pleased to announce support for Dante™ audio networking as an option for the company’s MMA10G-HUB In-Room AV Switch. The MMA10G-HUB is an in-room audio & video switcher that leverages Evertz MMA-10G Network Based AV Distribution capability. The HUB makes connecting a single room to a facility easy and opens up a world of possibilities for collaboration, resource sharing and connectivity.

1
Jun 2016
 

Amphenol has advanced its innovation in professional connector and cabling solutions to the Dante audio networking universe with the introduction of Amphe-Dante adapters. To be unveiled at InfoComm (June 8-10, Las Vegas Convention Center), the Amphe-Dante range of Dante™ digital to analog audio adapters are engineered to simplify the connection of analog equipment, including amplifiers and loudspeakers, to Dante networks. Importantly, its unique cable dongle housing design is a world-first for Dante™-enabled products, allowing systems integrators to mount the adapter without the costs and labor of additional rack or shelf space.

27
May 2016
 

Audinate has announced that 275 manufacturers have now adopted Dante, the industry-leading audio over IP networking solution, and that more than 675 Dante-enabled products are now available worldwide.  This represents a dramatic 145% increase in the number of commercially available products since ISE last year.

19
May 2016
 

Audinate, creator of Dante, the industry-leading audio networking solution, announced a limited time, 25% off promotion for Dante software.  The “InfoComm Special” runs through June 15th and applies to permanent licenses of Dante Via and Dante Virtual Soundcard.

29
Apr 2016
 

Audinate, creator of the industry-leading Dante™ media networking technology, will roll out a new format for the sixth annual Dante AV Networking World education event during InfoComm 2016.  The workshop, to be held on June 7th at the Treasure Island hotel in Las Vegas, will feature in-depth training with two separate tracks: one for attendees that are new to Dante, and another for more experienced Dante users.  Audinate will also introduce its new Dante certification program at the event. 

23
Mar 2016
 

With the goal of providing a first-rate convention and exposition experience, the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee procured the services of Metro Sound & Video to unify audio communications and distribution across all exhibit and meeting space. With a tight timeline and an eye toward scalability, the Milwaukee-area systems design and integration firm established a flexible, low-latency Dante digital audio network from Audinate.

2
Feb 2016
 

Audinate has announced that 275 manufacturers have now adopted Dante, the industry-leading audio over IP networking solution, and that more than 675 Dante-enabled products are now available worldwide.  This represents a dramatic 145% increase in the number of commercially available products since ISE last year.

12
Jan 2016
 

Audinate®, creator of the industry-leading media networking technology Dante™, has announced the immediate worldwide availability of its new Dante Via™ software. Having already revolutionized the delivery of audio-over-IP with its widely adopted Dante networking solution, Audinate now makes it even easier for end-users, integrators, consultants and sound engineers across a wide range of markets to experience the advantages of Dante-based networking.

10
Nov 2015
 

Audinate®, creator of the industry-leading media networking technology Dante™, has announced the immediate worldwide availability of its new Dante Via™ software. Having already revolutionized the delivery of audio-over-IP with its widely adopted Dante networking solution, Audinate now makes it even easier for end-users, integrators, consultants and sound engineers across a wide range of markets to experience the advantages of Dante-based networking.

22
Sep 2015
 

Schoolhouse Audio-Visual, a Plano, Texas based systems design and integration firm, has brought new life to nearby Sojourn Church, by integrating Dante network from Audinate. Since launching the state of the art network, the 950-seat church has significantly elevated its routing flexibility and audio quality, pleasing everyone from parishioners to clergy and the church band.

11
Sep 2015
 

Audinate, creator of the industry-leading media networking solution Dante, has announced that over 500 Dante-enabled products are now available from licensed manufacturers worldwide.  This represents more than a 60% increase in the number of available products in the last 12 months.

1
Sep 2015
 

West Jordan High School, a public institution located southwest of Salt Lake City, has vastly increased audio quality and optimized flexibility in its main auditorium with a new multi-vendor Dante audio networked solution from Audinate.  Since installing the Dante network, West Jordan High School has enhanced the way it can produce musical concerts, public assemblies and special events for its guests and more than 2,000-strong student body, which includes the largest choir program of any Utah public school.

26
Aug 2015
 

Audinate, creator of the industry-leading media networking solution Dante, has announced the opening of a new Asia-Pacific headquarters in Hong Kong. The office will provide business development, technical sales and customer support in the greater Asia Pacific region.

11
Aug 2015
 

After the resounding success of its Spring regional training events, Audinate has announced a Fall schedule of Dante AV Networking World conferences throughout U.S., Europe, Middle East and Asia. These free all-day events are designed for anyone interested in audio networking, and will feature presentations, training workshops and interactive panel discussions led by industry experts.

28
Jul 2015
 

Services at this Chicago-Metro “Giga-Church” feature live musical performances and sermons for close to 20,000 congregants per weekend. Dante media networking helped solve the problem of distributing and managing multiple audio channels across four distinct venues on campus.

Willow Creek Community Church 7,200-seat amphitheater
21
Jul 2015
 

Harvey Mudd College, a Claremont, California-based private college, is leveraging a Dante network from Audinate to power a multipoint AV conferencing network in the new R. Michael Shanahan Center for Teaching and Learning. Among the many technologically advanced features in the new educational center, the conferencing network gives facility guest lecturers the opportunity to reach larger audiences across multiple networked rooms.

The Harvey Mudd Auditorium at Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, California.
8
Jul 2015
 

Rat Sound, a leading sound reinforcement specialist for the concert touring industry, integrated a Dante audio network from Audinate at this spring’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and consequent Stagecoach festival. The robust and reliable network routes high-quality, low-latency live sound across 32 delay positions to support large festival crowds.

2
Jul 2015
 

Sound and Video Contractor, Pro Sound News and Mix magazine’s Best of Show Award for InfoComm15 went to Dante Via, Audinate’s latest networking software application. Dante Via delivers unprecedented routing of computer-based audio, allowing a wide range of applications and devices to be networked and interconnected, easily and inexpensively.

Dante Via wins Best of Show at InfoComm15
29
Jun 2015
 

The Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology at Virginia Tech has turned to Audinate’s technology to establish a robust, multichannel Dante network for new immersive facility, The Cube, a unique four-story theater and high-tech laboratory with one of the highest-channel count 3D audio systems in the world.

Inside "The Cube" of The Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology at Virginia Tech
3
Jun 2015
 

Audinate will have a high profile at the upcoming InfoComm 2015 show in Orlando, where its much-anticipated Dante Via™ software will be showcased. In addition, Audinate will feature a #DanteEverywhere social media contest that will give attendees a chance to win an Apple Watch and other prizes by visiting Dante partner booths.

Connect Everything with Audinate at InfoComm15
14
May 2015
 

Workshop features presentations, case studies and hands-on exposure to Dante-enabled products

AoIP in Broadcast with Dante Workshop in Cologne 3 June 2015
1
May 2015
 

For the fifth consecutive year, Audinate will be hosting the all-day Dante AV Networking World conference at InfoComm 2015.  The event will be held Tuesday, June 16 at the Rosen Centre in Orlando, Florida.

The free all-day event will feature presentations, training workshops and interactive panel discussions led by industry experts.  The event will also feature a major interoperability demonstration of Dante-enabled products from the industry’s leading audio manufacturers, including AEQ, Attero Tech, Ashly, Atlas Sound, Audinate, Audio Technica, Bose, ClearOne, Extron, Focusrite/RedNet, IED, Lab.gruppen, Lake, Presonus, Shure, Sound Devices/Video Devices, Stewart Audio, Studio Technologies, Symetrix, TC Group, Williams Sound and Yamaha Commercial Audio.

Dante AV Networking World
14
Apr 2015
 

Audinate and NewTek announced an expansion of the partnership to enable Dante support in the TriCaster™ product line. As part of the new TriCaster Advanced Edition, customers will have the ability to install Dante Virtual Soundcard to enable seamless audio connectivity to other Dante-enabled products.

Newtek's TriCaster Advanced Edition includes Dante
12
Apr 2015
 

Development of Dante option card for the Avid VENUE | S6L live sound system facilitates customer integration of audio networking protocol. Avid® today announced that media networking manufacturer Audinate® has joined the Avid Connectivity Partner Program, further expanding the partner ecosystem of the Avid MediaCentral Platform. The Avid Connectivity Partner Program makes it easy for technology partners to create products and services that work within the Avid MediaCentral™ Platform. By partnering with Audinate to develop a new Dante option card for the VENUE | S6L live sound system, Avid delivers on the openness of Avid Everywhere™ and provides customers with additional flexibility for connecting to a wide range of devices and networks.

AVID New Connectivity Partner Audinate
9
Apr 2015
 

Audinate announced the scheduled release of its Dante Brooklyn II firmware update that provides support for the AES67 audio networking standard. AES67 is an interoperability standard created by the Audio Engineering Society, which specifies a baseline set of protocols enabling synchronized audio connectivity between compliant Audio-over-IP solutions. AES67 provides standardized methods for clock synchronization, quality of service and IP transport to bridge between different Audio-over-IP implementations. 

8
Apr 2015
 

The adoption of Dante is continuing to widen with much of the new growth attributed to new OEMs in Asia. Newly announced licensees include TOA Corporation, the Longjoin Group's Musicrown line, DMX Audio and SEED Electronic Guangzhou LTD's MARANI Pro Audio brand products. New Dante-enabled products are on the way from Taiden Industrial Company (3 new Dante conferencing products), C-Mark (new DSP and speaker products) and Tendzone with three new products. These new product will join over 400 Dante-enabled products are already available worldwide. 

Dante Spoken Here - Expands in Asia
2
Apr 2015
 

Audinate explores the key components that deliver a complete audio networking solution in this new whitepaper. "The Three Pillars of Audio Networking"  examines the roles played by solution execution, support, and product availability in delivering real-world interoperability for audio over IP.

Three pillars of audio networking that are needed beyond standards
26
Mar 2015
 

New flypacks featuring Sound Devices and Lectrosonics increase efficiency for “Poker Night in America,” reducing setup time and quadrupling channel count. “We've clearly saved costs through an efficient use of rack space, integration time for Cinequipt, and set-up and tear-down time for Rush Street Productions. Even though this was our first experience with Dante networking, it was incredibly user-friendly and made our job much easier.” Bryan Heiber, Cinequipt

Shooting "Poker Night in America" simplified with Dante
26
Feb 2015
 

AV Concepts, an experiential marketing partner focused on delivering creative and technical event solutions, has integrated Dante networking into its production and event systems to cost-effectively migrate its audio infrastructure to a networked routing and distribution environment.

AV Concepts Using Dante for major event productions
23
Feb 2015
 

The AoIP workshop features presentations, case studies and 50 Dante products from 18 manufacturers in the largest demonstration of interoperable AoIP Broadcast products available and shipping today.

Audio over IP in Broadcast with Dante, training session in London
17
Feb 2015
 

RH Consulting has released a new whitepaper examining the current state of the audio networking market and trends among the various audio networking solutions.  It takes a detailed look at the number of audio networking products presently available, the growth rate for various protocols, and the market forces affecting their adoption. 

RH Consulting study shows growth of Dante audio networking
10
Feb 2015
 

Audinate announced that 200 manufacturers have now adopted Dante, the industry-leading Audio over IP networking solution.  The company hit this milestone just 6 months after announcing their 150th manufacturer. In addition, Audinate announced that it has shipped over 20 million Dante network channels to date with 50% of those shipping in the past 12 months.

Audinate has just signed its 200th licensee of Dante audio networking
4
Feb 2015
 

John Rechsteiner brings over two decades of sales, marketing and customer support experience in the pro audio, broadcast and post production industries. He will lead the worldwide sales and customer support teams as Audinate scales these teams in response to the growing number of manufacturers who have adopted Dante. John most recently served as Vice President of Sales, Asia Pacific for Avid based in Tokyo, Japan.

John Rechsteiner, Audinate VP of Global Sales and Support
30
Jan 2015
 

Two new Audinate partners are releasing products that use Dante audio over IP to connect Skype TX to broadcasts.

Skype TX AoIP to broadcast using Dante on NewTek and Quicklink
30
Jan 2015
 

NewTek, maker of cutting-edge tools for audio/video production, has joined forces with Audinate to bring high performance AoIP to the NewTek TalkShow video calling production system.  Using Dante Virtual Soundcard, it delivers flawless digital audio from Skype to Dante-enabled products from hundreds of manufacturers. The software will be pre-installed on every TalkShow unit, enabling instant connectivity via a standard Ethernet port.

NewTek VS-100 includes Dante Virtual Soundcard for AoIP
30
Jan 2015
 

Quicklink Video Distribution Services Ltd has announced a strategic partnership with Audinate that enhances the Microsoft Skype TX experience delivered through the Quicklink TX product by adding Dante Audio over IP connectivity.

Quicklink TX brings Skype to Broadcast with Dante AoIP
28
Jan 2015
 

Audinate is taking its successful Dante AV Networking World events on the road to six North America cites.  These free, full-day events are geared toward anyone involved with the design and installation of networked audio systems, including design consultants, system integrators and sound engineers. 

Dante AV Networking World Training Announced for 6 Cities
22
Jan 2015
 

The revolutionary iPad-controlled DL32R™ digital mixer now easily networks with any Dante-enabled audio product.

14
Jan 2015
 

For the fifth consecutive year, Dante’s AV Networking World series of informative presentations and hands-on workshops will be held Monday, 9 February 2015 at the Amsterdam Holiday Inn near the RAI Convention Center.

AVNW Announced for ISE 2015
6
Jan 2015
 

The new revision of Dante Ultimo, Audinate's low-channel chipset, adds new control enhancements, bit depth support and incorporates support for Marvell 88E6320 gigabit switch, enabling robust daisy chaining of Dante devices with multicast filtering capability.

Dante Ultimo Chipset with Daisy Chaining and Bit Depth
21
Dec 2014
 

New software updates include new user interface, support for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite and Windows 8.1, new sample rates (as well as pull-up and pull-down in ASIO and Core Audio), new bit depth formats, and more WDM channels.

Dante Virtual Soundcard 3.7 screen, new version with Yosemite support and more
13
Dec 2014
 

For the second year in a row, Audinate has been recognized by Deloitte as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the prestigious 2014 Asia Pacific Technology Fast 500 with 186% growth. Audinate was also recognized in the Technology Fast 50 for Australia.

Audinate named to Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific 2014
26
Nov 2014
 

Audinate, the market leading solution for digital media networking, is pleased to announce that Joshua Rush has joined Audinate as Vice President of Marketing.  Rush brings over 20 years of experience in business, consumer and channel marketing in a variety of industries, including computer hardware, networking and telecommunications.

Josh Rush, VP Marketing at Audinate
21
Nov 2014
 

The University of Sydney in Australia recently unveiled the X-Lab, a 40x20 meter space that uses a Dante network to intelligently distributes live lecture audio for up to eight classes simaltaneously in a large “wet lab.”  Using a multipoint distribution strategy, the IP-based architecture efficiently streams lecture audio to ensure as many as 240 students so they receive a targeted, immersive, engaging and uninterrupted educational experience.

5
Nov 2014
 

Roland is pleased to announce their support for Audinate’s Dante™ audio networking solution as an optional expansion card in their new M-5000 Live Mixing Console.

Roland XI-Dante and M-5000 mixing console
1
Nov 2014
 

Audinate has released its latest firmware update for the Dante PCIe soundcard. New features include audio signal presence indicators, latency statistics monitoring, and packet error detection. In addition, the PCIe soundcard expands its hardware support to include popular Thunderbolt expansion chassis (expanding Mac connectivity) and Microsoft Windows servers.

Dante PCIe with Thunderbolt Chassis Support
30
Oct 2014
 

Continuing a series kicked off at InfoComm MEA in October, Audinate and Bose® Professional will hold their next session of the AV Networking Roadshow – focusing on Dante™ technology – at the Holiday Inn Midtown - Embassy Ballroom in New York City.

AV Networking Roadshow New York City
2
Oct 2014
 

Microsoft Production Studios, Sydney Trains & The Cube will showcase Dante installations, and Audinate, inventor of the market leading digital media networking solution Dante™, will be the talk of many at this year’s 137th International AES Convention in Los Angeles.

Audio Engineering Society 137th International Convention
25
Sep 2014
 

Portland, OR-September 24, 2014- An estimated crowd of 800,000 people gathered in the South Korean city of Daejeon to attend the Mass by Pope Francis during Asian Youth Day. The live event was broadcasted to the massive crowd of people in Gwanghwamun Square and lining the streets.   A backbone for the transmission of the PA system used 20 of Inter-M’s new DAC-288 transmitter/receivers which incorporate Audinate’s market leading Dante digital audio over IP networking solution. 

Pope Francis in Korea using Dante audio networking
9
Sep 2014
 

As the largest full-service HD and 4K production facility in the Pacific Northwest, every day is unique for Microsoft Production Studios. With three sound stages, three audio rooms and numerous editing suites among its 65,000 square feet located on the Microsoft headquarters campus, the impressive facility is well-equipped to accommodate multiple in-house projects while providing rental space to outside productions. 

Inside a Dante-enabled editing suite at Microsoft Production Studios
23
Jul 2014
 

Multi-award winning sound engineer Dennis Sands has scored more than 240 films since 1979, with four Academy Award nominations in the Best Sound category on his resume.  His thirst for cutting-edge technology recently motivated a wide-ranging cinema sound system upgrade at his Soundwaves SB facility, located in the Central Coast region of sunny Santa Barbara, California.

17
Jul 2014
 

Kramer Electronics and Audinate proudly announce that Kramer has become the 150th Dante manufacturer to license Audinate’s Dante networking solution. 

10
Jul 2014
 

New attendance record for Las Vegas conference

Nearly 250 consultants, integrators, sound engineers and IT managers from all over the world came together in Las Vegas on June 17th, 2014 for the AV Networking World Conference to learn about Dante, the market leading audio networking solution.

AV Networking World Las Vegas 2014
2
Jul 2014
 

Expansive deployment simplifies networking of 160-plus channels across 200 acres, increasing quality and control while minimizing labor and installation costs

18
Jun 2014
 

Revolutionary New Software-based AV Networking Product

Dante Via audio networking by Audinate
29
May 2014
 

Audinate’s tradition of creating innovative and cutting-edge solutions continues, with the introduction of Dante HC™, the industry’s highest-capacity networked audio solution for professional AV systems. Dante HC supports up to 512 x 512 redundant bi-directional uncompressed audio channels on a single Xilinx™ FPGA.

16
Apr 2014
 

Dual-path Dante network simplifies audio transport and reduces labor, increasing flexibility and lowering installation costs

2
Apr 2014
 

Dante™ presence extends across 30 booths on 2014 NAB Show exhibit floor

Portland, OR, April 2, 2014 – In recent years, Audinate’s Dante audio over IP digital media networking has transformed how companies manage and transport broadcast signals.

13
Mar 2014
 

New Distribution Model Offers Easy Integration of Aviom Personal Mixing Systems with Dante Networks

5
Feb 2014
 

Portland, OR. - Rockleigh, N.J. - February 6, 2014 – Crestron announced that it has licensed Audinate’s Dante™ media networking solution. The Dante solution is the market leader for digital media networking.

4
Feb 2014
 

Amsterdam, Netherlands 4 February, 2014 - Audinate announced today that it plans to incorporate AES67 transport in its Dante™ media networking solution. Dante has rapidly become the market leader and the dominant media networking solution for audio networking.

1
Feb 2014
 

Best Networking Technology and Best Recording Software

28
Jan 2014
 

Portland, OR - January 28, 2014 - Audinate, the inventors of Dante™, have entered into a licensing agreement with ESI, one of the leading vendors of professional and semi-professional audio equipment worldwide. ESI will incorporate Dante into future products. 

23
Jan 2014
 

Portland, OR January 23, 2014 - Audinate, the inventors of Dante, have released Dante Controller version 3.5, an updated release of their free networking management configuration and monitoring application.

15
Jan 2014
 

Audinate is one of the fastest growing Asia Pacific technology companies

8
Jan 2014
 

AV Networking World approved by InfoComm for CTS RU credits

17
Dec 2013
 

New 4x4 Channel Member of Ultimo Low Cost Product Family Announced

20
Nov 2013
 

Sydney, Australia - November 20, 2013 - Audinate, the company that developed the Dante™ digital media networking solution, has been recognized as one of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Australia.

17
Nov 2013
 

Portland OR. Nov 18, 2013 - Digital Audio Labs has entered into a license agreement with Audinate to license its Dante™ media networking solution. The first Digital Audio Labs product to integrate Dante will be the Livemix personal monitoring system, slated to launch January 14th, 2014. Audinate is the leading developer of digital media networking solutions, offering the Pro AV industry the most interoperable networking technology system. Digital Audio Labs designs and manufactures high quality products aimed at professional audio markets with a history of industry leading and innovative digital audio products.

13
Nov 2013
 

Portland, OR-Manchester, England-November 13, 2013-The decision about which network audio system to offer has been a topic under review at Glensound for nearly 2 years now.  In the end, it was a straight-forward decision. The plug and play nature of Dante, the use of standard network switches, combined with Dante’s proven reliability, are all traits aligned with the philosophy of Glensound.  Glensound has therefore chosen to incorporate Audinate’s Dante digital media networking solution into its next generation of broadcast products.

8
Nov 2013
 

Portland OR-November 8, 2013-Audinate, the inventors of the digital media networking solution Dante™, is offering a series of specialized networking courses on-line that can be used for RU credits toward a CTS certification. Presently, two courses are now available which include “The Principles of Digital Audio” and “Introduction to IP Networking for AV Systems”.

 

6
Sep 2013
 

Portland, OR - September 6, 2013 - Audinate, the inventors of the award winning Dante™ digital media networking solution, announced that Studio Technologies has become the 100th Dante OEM partner. Built on existing networking protocols and standards, Dante is a plug and play solution which delivers ultra-low latency, tightly synchronized media, while simplifying installation and configuration of digital media networks. With over 3.5 million channels of Dante shipped last year, Dante has rapidly become the leading media networking solution.

21
Aug 2013
 

Fort Wayne, IN and Portland, OR, August 22, 2013 - Attero Design, the design services arm of Attero Tech, is now shipping the Dante™ Brooklyn Adapter Module (DBAM).  The new DBAM allows OEM users of both legacy Dante modules as well as legacy CobraNet® modules (CM-1 or CM-2) to immediately upgrade these products to the latest Audinate Brooklyn II Dante technology.

Dante is built on IT standards, and is a complete media networking solution. Dante delivers low-latency, tightly synchronized, sample-accurate playback, while simplifying installation and configuration of AV networks. Dante is a proven and scalable system widely deployed in thousands of installations today, ranging from hotels, transportation centers, hotels, shopping centers, public address systems, live sound reinforcement, theatres, concert halls, stadiums and athletic venues to corporate boardrooms, universities, broadcast facilities, recording facilities, Houses of Worship, government facilities and courtrooms.

14
Aug 2013
 

PORTLAND, OR - WEST CHESTER, PA, August 14, 2013—Aviom, manufacturer of the iconic A-16II Personal Mixer and industry leader in personal mixing, is pleased to announce it has licensed Audinate’s Dante™ digital audio networking technology. Integrating the Dante networking solution into its line of personal mixing products allows Aviom to simplify the connection of its personal mixers to those digital consoles that offer Dante connectivity.

The Dante networking solution is widely accepted among many pro audio manufacturers because it is a self-configuring network that uses standard Internet Protocols over both 100Mbps and 1 Gigabit Ethernet.  Set-up is easy, with devices that automatically discover one another and one-click signal routing with user-editable names. Dante has now been adopted by more than 95 OEMs, and is recognized as the most interoperable media networking solution in the market today.

29
Jul 2013
 

Portland, OR-July 29, 2013- Audinate and Bittner Audio have entered into an agreement to license Dante?, Audinate’s award winning digital media networking solution. Bittner Audio is internationally renowned for superior sound, reliability, and high performance of its power amplifiers. Under the agreement, Bittner Audio will start producing Dante enabled products.  

Bittner‘s portfolio includes low impedance and 100 volts amplifiers from 2 to 8 channels. Models range from 200 to 5600 watts per amp or 100 to 2000 watts per channel. Bittner provides no-compromise audiophile amplifiers as well as models with DSP.

Dante integrates media and control for an entire AV system over a single IP network. Set-up is easy, with devices that automatically discover one another and one-click signal routing with user-editable names. Dante has now been adopted by more than 95 OEMs, and is recognized as the most interoperable media networking solution in the market today.

6
Jun 2013
 

IED, Attero Tech, and Stewart Audio Launch Ultimo Based Products
Portland, OR-June 6, 2013-Audinate announced today that its new Dante Ultimo networking platform is now shipping. Ultimo is an integrated, cost-effective 13x13 mm chip, targeted for low-channel networked audio equipment. Ultimo extends Dante networking to a wide range of audio devices.

Dante integrates media and control for your entire AV system over a single IP network. Set-up is easy, with devices that automatically discover one another and one-click signal routing with user-editable names. Dante has now been adopted by more than 85 OEMs, and is recognized as the most interoperable, smartest media networking solution.

“Ultimo has already been licensed by many of the biggest brands in the AV industry”, states Gary Southwell, VP of Product Management at Audinate.  “We have designed Ultimo so that integration into OEM products is straightforward, shortening development times and accelerating time to market.”

While Ultimo was only announced a few months ago, IED, Attero Tech and Stewart Audio, have already developed new products using this innovative new chip.  

"Our decision to deploy Dante is a response to feedback from customers who are specifying Dante as the desired networking solution" states Jody Green, Vice President of Product Development at Innovative Electronic Designs, LLC. “Audinate’s networking expertise is unsurpassed, and we are excited that Dante is part of our new product suite."

According to Mike Sims, Marketing and Sales Director for Attero Tech, “Ultimo gives the green light to a wide variety of Dante end point applications.  Audinate continues to add useful and forward-looking functionality to Ultimo, making it the pre-eminent audio networking solution for cost-effective, low-channel-count endpoints”.

Brian McCormick, Chief Marketing Officer at Stewart Audio states, "We can now design affordable audio endpoints for the broader market that take advantage of the network with minimal added costs.”

Visit Audinate at InfoComm Booth 965

30
May 2013
 

UNICOS FIRST TELEVIC PRODUCT WITH DANTE

Izegem, Belgium-Portland, OR- May 30th, 2013 – Televic Conference announced that it has entered into a license agreement with Audinate for the Dante audio networking solution. uniCOS, Televic’s new multimedia conferencing system, will be the first platform to have a Dante interface.

Dante integrates media and control for your entire AV system over a single IP network. It delivers high performance and tight synchronization with ultra-low latency. Set-up is easy, with devices that automatically discover one another and one-click signal routing with user-editable names. Dante has now been adopted by more than 85 OEMs, and is recognized as the most interoperable, smartest media networking solution.

“We see a growing need with our customers to interface their conference system digitally with third party equipment” says Bart Deschodt, General Manager of Televic Conference.  “We are excited to integrate Dante in our new products, not only because of its performance but also because Dante has become the standard in digital audio networking“, he adds.

24
May 2013
 

Portland, OR-May 24, 2013- Gary Kayye, founder of rAVe publications, has been added to the speaker lineup at this year’s AV Networking World.  AV Networking World focuses on network convergence and will be taking place on Tuesday, June 11 in the ballroom of Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando. Gary Kayye, a Certified Technology Specialist, is the founder of Kayye Consulting, a technology consulting company, and rAVe Publications, a publishing and communications company. Gary also serves as a member of the Adjunct Faculty at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

This news comes on the heels that AV Networking World conference has been approved by InfoComm International as a CTS accredited training program. Certified Technology Specialists (CTS) who participate in this informative networking training will be eligible to receive 4 RU Credits upon completion of the class.

23
May 2013
 

Portland, OR-May 24, 2013-AV Networking World 2013, which will be held in Orlando, Florida on June 11, has been approved by InfoComm International as a CTS accredited training program. Certified Technology Specialists (CTS) who participate in this informative networking training will be eligible to receive 4 RU Credits upon completion of the class.

This free all-day training event, at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, is sponsored by Allen & Heath USA, Attero Tech, Audinate, Bosch Communication Systems, Focusrite, Innovative Electronic Designs, Peavey Commercial Audio, Stewart Audio, Symetrix, and Yamaha Commercial Audio.

Panel discussions from 16 leading industry design consultants, installation contractors, networking experts plus major professional audio equipment manufacturers will cover various case studies covering deployment of small and large-scale networked AV systems. In addition to the broad spectrum of informative panel discussions and presentations, a major interoperability networking demonstration will be conducted.

For additional information and to register for this program, please click here. 

21
May 2013
 

Portland, OR-May 22, 2013-Audinate announced that Bose Corporation has licensed Audinate's Dante™ patented media networking solution. The agreement will enable Bose Professional to integrate Dante into its professional audio products.

Bose Professional manufactures loudspeakers, amplifiers and sound processors for a wide variety of installations, ranging in size and complexity from retail spaces to stadiums.  With a focus on enabling consultants, systems integrators and installers to create the best audio experiences for their customers, Bose Professional products are also enhanced by software for acoustic design, network control and monitoring, and hardware configuration.  

Dante is built on IT standards, and is a complete media networking solution. Dante delivers low-latency, tightly synchronized, sample-accurate playback, while simplifying installation and configuration of AV networks.

“By including Dante in our products, we make it easy for our customers to meet the requirements of the installations that call for this solution to exchange high quality digital audio over virtually any network layout”, says Akira Mochimaru, General Manager, Bose Professional Systems Division.

“Bose is one of the best known brands in the world”, says Lee Ellison CEO of Audinate. Ellison adds,” Bose products offer powerful professional quality and superior performance, and we value the fact that their customers are requesting Dante for their networks.”  

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May 2013
 

Portland, OR. May 3, 2013 – Xilica Audio Design (www.xilica.com), a manufacturer of world class digital audio processors, and Audinate, the creators of the patented Dante digital media networking solution, are pleased to announce the launch of Xilica’s new Dante enabled Neutrino and Uno Series Digital Processor models.

Neutrino is an open architecture-drag and drop based DSP while Uno is a hybrid architecture/apps based DSP.  
Neutrino and Uno digital processors are available in 8x8, 8x16, 16x8 and 16x16 I/O models.  Dante enabled models provide an additional 32 channels (16x16) of I/O via Audinate’s award winning Dante network solution. Neutrino and Uno Series Dante enabled models not available in N America.

“With over 100 Dante enabled products on the market to choose from, it’s easy to see why Dante is best choice for digital media networking” says Dave Anderson, Director of Sales from Audinate.  Anderson adds, “Licensees such as Xilica are making Dante’s interoperability an easy choice for many end users.  We look forward to seeing more products by Xilica in the future”

Dante is built on IT standards, and is a complete media networking solution. Dante delivers a low-latency, tightly-synchronized, sample-accurate playback, while simplifying installation and configuration of A/V networks. Dante has become the leading solution of choice for a variety of professional applications as it demystifies audio networking.

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Apr 2013
 

WEBSTER, NEW YORK – APRIL 2013: Ashly Audio, maker of powerful, high-performance, cost-effective signal processors and amplifiers, have licensed Dante digital media networking solution from Audinate. With low latency, robust synchronization, I/O scalability, and simplicity of installation via standard IT technology, Dante will significantly enhance the power and value of Ashly’s range of signal processors and amplifiers.

Dante is built on IT standards, and is a complete media networking solution. Dante delivers a low-latency, tightly-synchronized, sample-accurate playback, while simplifying installation and configuration of A/V networks. Dante has become the leading solution of choice for a variety of professional applications as it demystifies audio networking.

10
Apr 2013
 

As of June 2013 it will become possible to perform discovery and patching operations for Shure ULX-D™ digital wireless system receivers such as the ULXD4D and ULXD4Q from Yamaha CL series consoles via a Dante™ network.

Shure and Yamaha have been working together to provide users with more advanced, integrated
control capabilities. With CL series firmware version 1.6 and ULX-D firmware version 1.3 releases in June 2013, it will be possible to control discovery and patching for Shure ULXD4D and ULXD4Q receivers directly from CL console touch panel displays, without the need for the Dante Controller PC software that is currently required.

Kazunori Kobayashi, general manager of the Yamaha Pro Audio division, is pleased to note that “our collaboration with Shure, the industry’s leading microphone manufacturer, has resulted in Dante network communication between ULX-D digital wireless system components and CL series consoles that will give our users a significantly enhanced working environment with direct, efficient control. Expect more innovation from both Shure and Yamaha in the future.”

10
Apr 2013
 

Frankfurt, Germany 10 April, 2013-Powersoft and Audinate announced today, that they have entered into a licensing agreement to incorporate Audinate’s Dante media networking into Powersoft’s amplifier products.

Powersoft is the world leader in light-weight, high power, single rack space, energy efficient amplifiers for the professional audio market. Its state-of-the-art amplifiers can be found in an array of markets, ranging from stadiums, sporting arenas, theme parks, performance venues and airports to convention centers, churches and clubs, and are used by the world's leading tour sound companies.

Dante is built on IT standards, and is a complete media networking solution. Dante delivers a low-latency, tightly-synchronized, sample-accurate playback, while simplifying installation and configuration of A/V networks. Dante has become the leading solution of choice for a variety of professional applications as it demystifies audio networking.

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Apr 2013
 

New Audio Network Monitoring Toolset in v3.4.0

Portland, OR-April 4, 2013- Audinate, the inventors of Dante, the most interoperable digital media networking solution on the market today, is pleased to announce that it’s easy to use Dante Controller software, is now available for a free upgrade download. Dante Controller software allows end users to set up and manage audio routes in a network of Dante-enabled devices.
V3.4.0 provides a new toolset to better monitor and tune the audio network. It includes:
•    Dante Controller application support of Windows 8 OS (32 or 64 bit),
•    Channel Metering  – indicates if audio is present on a given connection and running at a proper audio range,
•    Multicast bandwidth display – indicates the current multicast audio network bandwidth.
•    Clock Health Monitoring  – detects and provides a warning if a device is at risk of losing sync with the master clock.  
•    Event View – a new ability to monitor the network status, including warning and details of problematic network configuration, communication errors, or other unexpected problems.
•    Mute status  – shows if a device has been automatically muted due to clock sync issues.

 

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Apr 2013
 

Portland, OR-April 3, 2013- Audinate the inventor of Dante, the award winning digital media networking solution, and OEM partner Four Audio, developers of high-end loudspeaker measurement and management solutions for professional audio, today announced the launch of two new products at PL&S.

The first is a new product called the DBS1, a 2 channel breakout box built on Audinate’s new Dante Ultimo™ solution. It’s metal housing is smaller than a 9.5" and features 2 balanced symmetrical analog inputs with programmable sensitivity (-46 to +14 dBu), switchable 48V phantom power, a low cut filter and has 118 dB dynamic range. The 2 balanced analog outputs deliver 14 dBu maximum output.

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Mar 2013
 

Portland, OR- March 18, 2013-Innovative Electronic Designs, LLC is pleased to announce that the company has licensed Audinate’s Dante™ digital-media networking technology and will incorporate Dante into several exciting new products.

Audinate's patented Dante solution is a media networking solution suite designed to transport many channels of high-resolution, uncompressed, low-latency digital media over relatively long distances and to multiple locations, using a standard 100 Mbps or 1 Gb Ethernet network. It has become the solution of choice for a variety of professional applications because it delivers tightly synchronized, sample-accurate playback while simplifying installation and configuration of AV networks.

“IED has always been on the cutting edge of high quality networked audio solutions,” observes IED’s VP of Product Development Jody Green. “Audinate’s Dante technology will allow us to expand our line of announcement controller and networked amplifier offerings. IED currently has several products in development using Audinate’s Dante that will be available this year. Audinate is dedicated to the long term support and growth of Dante and with the addition of the Ultimo platform they are a natural fit for us."

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Feb 2013
 

New version supports the latest Windows audio applications plus other enhancements

Portland OR.- February 27, 2013- Audinate announced enhancements to its award winning Dante Virtual Soundcard software for Windows. The Dante Virtual Soundcard allows your PC or Mac to connect your favorite audio application directly to a Dante audio network. Dante Virtual Soundcard uses the standard Ethernet port on your computer to communicate with a network of other Dante enabled devices - no special hardware is required.

With the new Windows Driver Model (WDM) mode in V3.2.0, Dante Virtual Soundcard for Windows now adds support for applications including iTunes, Windows Media Player, Skype and more. PC users can play out or record audio from these applications with professional sound quality.

Additional features:

•    Choice of 64x64 ASIO or 8 x 8 WDM mode (presents as four stereo Windows WDM soundcards)
•    Choice of 44.1kHz or 48kHz sample rate in WDM mode
•    Windows 8 32- and 64 bit support
•    Integrated online help
•    Installation of Apple Bonjour™ service no longer required
•    Clock performance improvements

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Feb 2013
 

Special offer discounts software by 80%

Portland, OR-February 25, 2013- Audinate, the creators of Dante™ media networking solutions, announced today a special promotion for its popular Dante Virtual Soundcard software. The single seat license normally sells for $149.99 is now discounted 80% and can be purchased for $29.99 for a limited time.

The Dante Virtual Soundcard allows a PC/Mac to connect to a Dante audio network by using the Ethernet port on the computer to communicate with a network of other Dante enabled based devices. Popular DAW applications like, Nuendo™, Cubase™ and Logic™, Pro Tools™ can transmit and receive up to 64 bi-directional channels to networked audio equipment, or 32 channels with Pro Tools™ via the Dante Virtual Soundcard without any additional hardware soundcard.

“Dante is the most interoperable, easy-to-use digital network solution available” says Gary Southwell, VP of Product Management at Audinate. Southwell continues, “Recently the Dante Virtual Soundcard won its third Readers Choice Award from Prosoundweb.com for the best Live Recording Software. What better way to experience how powerful and easy Dante is to use, than to own this award-winning software at this special promotional rate.”

The promotion can be found by going to www.audinate.com and clicking on Dante Virtual Soundcard special offer.

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Jan 2013
 

Integrated, cost-effective networked audio

Portland, OR-January 29, 2012- Audinate is proud to announce the newest member of the Dante™ product family: Ultimo™. Ultimo is a complete, fully-featured, ready-to-use Dante interface for networked audio products, integrated into a single 13 x 13mm chip.  By providing an integrated, cost-effective networked audio solution over a 100Mbps Ethernet interface, Ultimo extends the benefits of Dante networking to a wide new range of audio devices. Audinate, a company recognized for innovation in digital media networking, has created the industry’s most economical networked audio solution, enabling manufacturers to design cost-effective Dante products for the edge of the network.

Dante is the most interoperable, easy-to-use digital network solution available. Dante is licensed by over 70 OEM manufacturers, and Dante networked devices are currently being designed into hundreds of AV OEM products. Ultimo delivers a low-cost, small-footprint solution without sacrificing audio quality. As with Audinate’s other networked products, Ultimo uses high-quality, low-jitter clocks with ±1μs time alignment between networked devices. Ultimo does not require specialized switches, and works with existing network infrastructure.

 

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Jan 2013
 

Baton Rouge, Louisiana, January 2013- PreSonus® is pleased to announce that the company has licensed Audinate’s Dante digital-media networking technology and will incorporate Dante into optional networking cards for several of its new products.

Audinate's patented Dante solution is a combination of software, hardware, and standard TCP/IP protocols designed to transport many channels of high-resolution, uncompressed, low-latency digital media over relatively long distances and to multiple locations, using a standard 100 Mbps or 1 Gb Ethernet network. It is becoming the solution of choice for a variety of professional applications because it delivers tightly synchronized, sample-accurate playback while simplifying installation and configuration of AV networks.

15
Jan 2013
 

Over 25 Industry Consultants and Manufacturers Present AV Networking Uses Cases

Portland, OR-Jan 15, 2013- For the third straight year, the AV Networking Congress will be in session Tuesday, 29 January, at the Holiday Inn Amsterdam. This daylong event will feature real-world use cases and presentations, as well as interactive demonstrations and workshops. The panel discussions will be conducted by over 25 leading industry design consultants, installation contractors, networking experts, and major professional audio equipment vendors. The manufacturer sponsors for this year’s AV Networking Congress include, Atterotech, Audinate, Bosch, Link, TC Group, NTP Technology, Peavey Commercial Audio, Shure, Stagetec, Symetrix and Yamaha Commercial Audio.

Leading AV industry experts will be on hand to share various case studies of deploying large networked AV systems.  The event will also include demonstrations of Dante networked OEM equipment.

14
Jan 2013
 

Anaheim, California (January 2013) - Extron Electronics is pleased to introduce three new DMP 128 Digital Matrix Processors with Dante network connectivity from Audinate. The DMP 128 is a 12x8 audio mixer featuring Extron ProDSP™, automixing, I/O expansion capabilities, and available AEC - acoustic echo cancellation. The three new DMP 128 AT models provide efficient scalability for creating larger audio matrixes over a local area network using standard Internet Protocols. A built-in four-port Gigabit switch provides direct interconnection of multiple DMP 128 AT units. DMP 128 processors offer a configuration approach to DSP that simplifies mixing, routing, conferencing, and room optimization. Quick and intuitive configuration using the DSP Configurator™ Software allows the DMP 128 to be installed in very little time, with easy-to-learn adjustments that can be heard in real-time.

"We are pleased to be offering our DMP 128 audio DSPs with Dante digital audio networking capability, which provide a very wide range of possibilities for large-scale audio system designs and future system expansion," says Casey Hall, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Extron. "These three models are new additions to our growing family of DMP 128 audio processors which offer several advanced features including AEC."
 

9
Jan 2013
 

Steve Greenall joins Audinate as Director of Sales for EMEA and ASEAN countries

Portland, OR. January 09, 2013-In order to support the proliferation of Audinate’s Dante media networking solution across the AV industry, Steve Greenall has joined Audinate as Director of Sales for Europe.

Greenall, who resides in the UK, will also be responsible for leading sales activities in the Middle East, Africa and ASEAN countries.

“Over the past few years, I have been extremely impressed with the rapid adoption of Dante and how Audinate is universally recognized for delivering the most complete AV media networking solution available” says Greenall.” I am thrilled to help contribute to Audinate’s growth going forward.”

Steve has over 25 years professional sales experience, with the last 13 years focused directly in the A/V industry. Steve recently was Sales Director of VBrick in the UK, a leading provider of IP Video streaming solutions. Prior to that, Steve was the Business Development Director for AMX in the UK.  AMX develops solutions for IT/AV managers to centrally monitor and manage AV devices and building systems technology.

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Nov 2012
 

Audinate Announces Phase One of Global Expansion

Portland, OR- November 19, 2012- Audinate announced the first phase of its global expansion, with the addition of a new Manager of Global Support Services based in its US headquarters in Portland. Landon Gentry has joined Audinate to lead its worldwide support organization, and will take particular responsibility for directly supporting US based manufacturers of Dante-enabled products. “We are very pleased that Landon has joined our team,“ said David Myers, COO of Audinate. “His combination of broad product development experience, deep technical expertise and excellent management skills will be invaluable in further strengthening the support and training that Audinate offers to its customers”.

15
Nov 2012
 

November 14, 2012. Shizuoka, Japan – Yamaha and Steinberg have joined forces to create an advanced production system that empowers professionals in the television, advertising, film, and media industries with unprecedented capabilities and efficiency. Yamaha hardware integrates seamlessly with Steinberg software in a cohesive platform that ushers in a new era of post-production productivity.

The numerous hardware and software components that make up a practical post-production system must function as a well-integrated whole in order to achieve professional workflow efficiency and output quality. The Nuage integrated audio production system offers top-class hardware and software working in perfect harmony, for unprecedented mixing, editing, or dialog replacement efficiency in audio post production applications. Yamaha control and interface hardware seamlessly integrates with Steinberg Nuendo DAW software in a purpose-built system that offers all-new productivity and flexibility as well as premium audio quality. For maximum system versatility the dedicated Yamaha control surface and audio interface hardware is modular, and all units communicate with each other and the central computer via a reliable Dante network, so it’s easy to create custom configurations to match any application. Nuendo 6, the latest and most powerful iteration of Steinberg’s acclaimed digital audio workstation software, is at the core of the system with unbeatable DAW features and performance.

22
Oct 2012
 

New Controller software supports Yamaha HA Remote and Mac OS 10.8

Portland, OR October 22, 2012- Audinate, the inventors of the award winning, patented, digital media networking solution Dante, are pleased to announce that Dante Controller v3.2.9.2 has been released for both Windows and Mac. This update now supports Yamaha HA Remote mode toggling for supported devices and also supports Mac OS X 10.8 for Mac.

Audinate's patented Dante solution is media networking perfected. Dante provides high performance digital media networking over both 100Mbps and 1Gigbit Ethernet. Dante provides low latency, sample-accurate playback synchronization, high channel counts and is plug and play.  Based on IP standards, Dante meets the quality and performance requirements of professional live sound, AV installations and broadcast plus recording systems. Dante has been licensed by over 60 OEMs customers across the AV industry

Mary Cudmore, Director of Product Delivery, said “Support for HA Remote in the latest version of Dante Controller, together with the latest release of Dante-MY16-AUD firmware,  means that the head amps in Yamaha Rio3224-D and Rio1608-D I/O rack units can be remotely controlled from such equipment as M7CL or LS9 digital mixing consoles”.

Dante Controller v3.2.9.2 can be downloaded by clicking here