Dante AV is a breakthrough AV-over-IP networking solution. It delivers perfectly time-aligned video and multi-channel audio, multi-vendor interoperability, and Dante's unified control experience for end users and integrators.
With Dante AV, audio and video channels are individually routable using familiar Dante Controller software, with no need for breakouts or matrix switches. Easily send audio channels to any of the 1600+ Dante-enabled products currently available while sending video to any number of Dante AV-enabled screens.
Dante AV delivers Dante’s sub-microsecond synchronization to video and audio, making time-alignment problems a thing of the past. A single network clock keeps the entire system in sync regardless of the number of endpoints, transporting audio and video with low, deterministic latency.
Dante AV streamlines the installation, setup and use of AV systems, taming common problems and enabling your customers to accomplish more with lower costs and less frustration.
• Sports bars: Allow end-user routing to any screen or speaker
• Live presentations: Get perfect lip sync for on-site screens and broadcast
• Video walls: Deploy and manage easily at lower cost
• Conference rooms: Simplify installation and use
• Houses of worship and schools: Improve usability for volunteers while maintaining security
Dante AV includes two elements: The Dante AV Module which delivers Dante networking for up to 8 audio channels (transmit or receive) and 1 video channel (transmit or receive), and the Dante AV Product Design Suite, which is a feature complete product design utilizing the Dante AV Module. It includes documentation, schematics and software to create a fully functional encode or decode endpoint, complete with a bill of materials. The Dante AV Product Design Suite can be quickly customized and enhanced by manufacturers, reducing risk, cost of development, and time to market while allowing for competitive differentiation.
The Dante AV Module is a hardware solution for interfacing audio and video with a 1 Gbps network, delivered as a compact, castellated circuit board. The Dante AV Module is codec-agnostic, allowing manufacturers to utilize the 1 Gbps codec of their choice while getting all the benefits of the Dante’s easy-to-use software and API for unified control of both audio and video. The Dante AV Module provides complete interoperability with all Dante audio devices.
Dante AV Module is an ideal AV over IP transport and management solution, perfectly aligning video with audio, to support demanding applications in professional AV.
Dante AV Module is easily included into AV over IP product designs such as encoder and decoder endpoints, matrix switches, mixing panels, video wall processors, conferencing systems, and much more. With a rich set of control interfaces, support for Dante Device Protocol, packet bridging, AES67, plus video and HDCP encryption, the Dante AV Module can seamlessly connect an AV product with networked control to the growing ecosystem of both Dante AV and Dante Audio-enabled products.
The optional Dante AV Product Design Suite is a complete, turnkey AV-over-IP endpoint product design which incorporates the Dante AV Module. It consists of a comprehensive set of documents and software to deliver complete, fully interoperable AV products quickly and reliably. It includes schematics and even a complete bill of materials so you can begin creating your next product right away.
Dante AV Product Design Suite gives manufacturers a fast path to market for high performance, easy to use, AV-over-IP products.
The Dante AV Product Design Suite incorporates an implementation of the popular JPEG2000 codec, which delivers visually perfect results at 4K60 with low latency. Products designed with the Suite may be configured to encode or decode via simple software selection. The Dante AV Product Design can be easily customized to suite an OEM’s specific requirements and provide competitive differentiation.