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New Avolites Products Make UK Debut at PLASA Focus, Leeds
UK - The Avolites and Avolites Media teams are at PLASA Focus, Leeds, 29th-30th April demonstrating products being shown in the UK for the first time.
Avolites on stand R-B10 is exhibiting the Sapphire Touch and new Wing, offering an additional 30 Motorised Faders and third high resolution touch screen. The entire Titan range, two Titan Network Processor systems and the Tiger Touch II with Wireless Remote are also available for demo and hands-on experience.
Avolites' Titan Mobile Fader Wing - which enables expansion of every Avolites Titan console, giving direct access to extra handy features - makes its UK debut.
Avolites Media on stand R-A08 is showcasing Ai's video mapping capabilities, demoing interactive video controls, and discussing a number of high profile projects such as the recent Peter Pan theatre production, as profiled on the cover of LSI magazine.
From a hardware perspective, Avolites Media will showcase the new S-Series Media Servers, along with the latest generation in the Infinity line, the Ai Infinity EX series. The Ai S2, S4 and S6 media server are the latest server systems from Avolites Media and offer two, four and six Display Port / DVI outputs respectively. They feature third generation PCI Express motherboards, graphics cards and RAID SSD drives for unrivalled performance along with 4K Ultra HD capability in the S4, S6 and S8 servers. The dual processor, highest specification S6 server also performs up to Apple Pro Res 4444 playback.
All systems are supplied with a fully featured Ai Miami licence, which allows for eight discrete fixture groups with four layers each, producing a formidable 32 layers. In addition, the Salvation Engine can be easily configured to provide up to 64 layers of PIPs with a single server.
The Ai Infinity server, a record-breaker in the industry offering eight unique full HD DVI outputs, has also been upgraded to the Infinity EX. Like the S-Series, the Infinity EX now boasts third generation PCI Express motherboards and graphics cards providing unparalleled performance.
Alongside these features, the Infinity EX range has a wealth of further capabilities such as a front panel touch screen displaying the Ai Visualiser, internal EDIT management and dual preview and projection outputs.
Avolites will also be previewing the Titan V8 software, with brand new system networking features, and the MSC-1 Ai media server controller, which provides hands on live control in a compact user-friendly interface. Connecting directly to any Ai system the MSC-1 gives access to many user interface functions, effects, layers and clips.
Avolites is on stand R-B10; Avolites Media is on stand R-A08 for PLASA Focus at The Royal Armouries, Leeds, 29-30 April 2014.
30th April 2014
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