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EvertzAV Adopts Dante Audio over IP Networking at InfoComm 2016

Company to introduce industry’s first Dante-enabled AV switch product

Las Vegas, NV – June 7, 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.

A live demonstration of a Dante audio network has be constructed on the EvertzAV booth (N627) at Infocomm2016 showcasing the interoperability between the HUB and other Dante enabled vendors.

“We are excited to integrate Audinate’s Dante technology within our MMA-10G products,” says Jamie Horner, Director for EvertzAV.  “We believe we are the first to include Dante within an AV switch product, which facilitates audio from various Dante enabled products to be shared seamlessly with our HUB product. The HUB provides the central location to not only switch audio and video within the room but also transport the audio within the facility using Evertz’ unique 10GE network based AV distribution solution. EvertzAV is pushing the envelope in terms of moving audio and video content to a network based model for distribution, and working with Audinate completely makes sense for us as our companies are both leaders in this regard.”

“Evertz is recognized as one of the strongest global company brands for the corporate, education, government, broadcast, and house of worship sectors,” states Lee Ellison, CEO of Audinate, the creators of Dante.  “With the addition of Dante audio over IP networking, the HUB is the perfect solution for interconnecting classrooms, auditoriums, and boardrooms.” 

Dante audio networking uses standard IP networks to transmit high-quality, uncompressed audio with near-zero latency. It’s the most flexible, reliable, and easy-to-manage audio networking solution available, and provides the lowest cost of ownership by dramatically reducing cabling and labor costs. Dante is the audio networking choice of nearly all professional audio manufacturers, making it the industry standard for digital audio networking.

About Audinate

Audinate was founded with a vision to revolutionize professional and commercial audio for the 21st century.

Audinate’s award winning Dante audio over IP networking solution is the worldwide leader and used extensively in the professional live sound, commercial installation, broadcast, public address, and recording industries. Dante replaces traditional analogue audio cables by transmitting perfectlysynchronized audio signals across large distances, to multiple locations at once, using nothing more than an Ethernet cable. Audinate is headquartered in Australia and has regional offices in the United States, United Kingdom and Hong Kong. Dante technology powers products available from hundreds of leading audio partners around the world.

About EvertzAV

EvertzAV is a division within Evertz Microsystems exclusively focused on the professional AV marketplace. Evertz Microsystems is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of professional audio and video infrastructure equipment addressing several professional AV vertical markets. With over 1200 employees and 40 years of experience, Evertz offers the most complete end to end solutions for AV distribution and visualization. For more information on the products visit

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