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AAC Plus for Extreamer-110: Barix Exstreamer IP audio decoders now feature AAC Plus v2, which builds on the success of MPEG-4 AAC Plus to improve compression rates over the initial release as well as MP3. Radio broadcasters distributing content over the Internet to Exstreamer-110 decoders can use ACC Plus v2 compression to significantly reduce bandwidth or improve audio quality.
LS Plus: This compact, modular, multi-stage, parallel protector utilizes a symmetrical array of balanced MOVs for maximum surge handling performance. The LS Plus is equipped with a user-friendly digital readout touchpad for surge counter, audible alarm and dry contacts.
8-channel sub snake
Booth SL 2108
SH-8X0: Featuring a compact, eight-channel junction box for inputs and terminated with eight robust Hosa XLR connectors in 25- and 50-foot lengths, this sub snake reduces cable clutter. This unit offers eight XLR sends. Featuring metal construction, the junction box provides side-mounted XLR input connections that are designed to reduce stress on the XLR connectors. With Hosa's Pro Connectors on the box and fanout, this sub snake's XLR terminations can be changed using Hosa's XLR adaptors to convert each channel.
Stereo headphone amplifier
Remote Amp Two: Remote Amp Two provides a listen-only connection for mono IFB or full bandwidth stereo music listening. Separate volume controls for the XLR and 3.5mm line input jacks allow a simple mix of mono and stereo sources. The 0.5W, ¼" stereo headphone jack will cut through any crowd noise. Connect an IFB earpiece to the 3.5mm earpiece jack for mono operation.
Staco Energy Products
Unistar P: This single-phase online uninterruptible power supply features protection over a wide input voltage range. This true double-conversion UPS is available in 6, 8 and 10kVac models, to protect from outages and irregularities in incoming line voltages from 160 to 280Vac at 45-65Hz. Up to four Unistar P modules can be installed in parallel for redundancy or additional capacity. A constant, clean, steady sine wave protects downstream equipment even without going to battery mode. Each Unistar P features high-overload handling, without transfer to the bypass, and protection against short circuit and over-temperature conditions.
Emerge DM2000: The Emerge DM2000 Desktop Manager is an Ethernet-based digital KVM switch. The switch delivers unlimited distance over Ethernet for greater flexibility. The manager, together with the Emerge ECMS2000 extender, provides digital workstation switching, allowing virtualized access to broadcast systems. The switch provides digital KVM, audio, USB switching and extension with advanced support for extension of USB mass storage devices and wide screen resolutions.
Interactive broadcast software
Radio Show: This software is designed to keep a station in front of the listener regardless of the digital platform being used. Radio Show displays information such as song titles and artist names of the music playing on the air. The information is shown in real-time, synchronized to the terrestrial station's audio. Visuals, such as CD covers, artist graphics, station photos and sponsor logos, can be synchronized to an audio stream.
Air and production workstation
Broadcast Software International
Series 110: The BSI Series 110 System offers considerable cost savings against buying the component parts separately. It's also fully configured, including network configuration, to run right out-of-the-box. Comprising of one air and one production workstation, additional workstations can be easily added to expand your network. The Series 110 is an ideal system for small and medium markets, or for satellite operation (using the supplied 24-way BSI Trigger Kit).
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