Most Popular Articles
RTW Updates Software for Surround Monitors and Controls
Cologne, Germany - Aug 31, 2009 - RTW has released a software upgrade for its flagship Surround Control 31900/31960 and Surround Monitor 11900. The upgrade adds new functions such as channel identification in 5.1 surround signals, and implementation of current ITU loudness-measuring specifications for single and summed signals.
The RTW Surround Control 31900/31960 and Surround Monitor 11900 are eight-channel integrated systems that provide extensive monitoring and control features for surround and multichannel signals in professional production, post-production and broadcast environments.
ID procedures such as BLITS (Black and Lane's Identification Tones for Surround) were initially developed to detect and fix unwanted channel mix-ups that can take place with multichannel surround programs in complex setups. The RTW Surround Control and Surround Monitor units offer analysis functions for evaluating incoming ID sequences as well as a flexible internal signal generator that produces appropriate signal clusters in BLITS, GLITS (Graham's Line Identification Tone System), or EBU 3304 formats for routing to analog (31900/31960 only) or digital system outputs.
Surround Control and Surround Monitor's integrated ID analyzer also detects latencies between channels, phase shifts and polarity and level differences.
The current software version is available for download at www.rtw.de/Download_Update_SurroundControl_E.html.
Acceptable Use Policy blog comments powered by Disqus
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Today in Radio History
The history of radio broadcasting extends beyond the work of a few famous inventors.
EAS Information More on EAS
The feed provides feeds for all US states and territories.
Need a calendar for your computer desktop? Use one of ours.
Information from manufacturers and associations about industry news, products, technology and business announcements.
Cumulus builds a new campus in Nashville to house its NASH family of brands
Browse Back Issues[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Also in the October Issue
- Trends in Technology: Alternate Transmitter Sites
- Tell City Waiver Denied
- 2014 Radio magazine Salary Survey
- Field Report: Steinberg UR44
- Repurposing Older Equipment