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Infocomm 2015 Recap: Opticomm-EMCORE’s Top Five Products

Posted by admin on July 2, 2015 12:05 pm

We had a great time at Infocomm 2015, the largest event for professional AV on the planet. This year’s conference featured over 980 exhibitors and more than 39,500 attendees from over 100 countries. For those who attended, it was a great annual opportunity to see the latest AV technology, learn additional skills to help advance their careers, and grow their professional networks. However, if you weren’t able to attend, here is a recap of the conference as well as the products we showcased at the Opticomm-EMCORE booth.

Here’s what took place at Infocomm 2015:

  • Show pavilions where you could find various audio, digital signage, unified communications and collaboration, live events, and security solutions you may be interested in.
  • Technology tours of AV installations at local entertainment and sports venues.
  • Training and hands-on workshops through Infocomm University to learn real world skills.
  • Networking receptions to establish valuable new connections.

At our booth, Opticomm-EMCORE showcased a number of our latest solutions, which are featured below.

New Products

Genesis XD (GXD) Cross-point Matrix Switch for 4K UHD and Beyond

GXDThe GXD is an all-in-one solution that converts, scales, switches, and transports uncompressed video, audio, and data from small to large systems. Seamlessly connect any source (HDMI 1.4b with HDCP, Display Port, DVI, VGA, Component, and 3G HD-SDI) to one or many displays. Its versatile modular system is expandable by using GXD insert cards, so you can populate the chassis for your needs.

GXD’s unique massive 40 Gbps backplane accommodates uncompressed 4K and UHD. However, by also supporting 8K resolutions, the GXD is future ready. Another notable feature is the GXD’s ability to break away and switch audio separately for professional audio editing and processing.

Key Applications:

  • Digital Signage
  • Command and Control
  • Live Events
  • Video Conferencing

For additional features and specs, click here.

AFC-HDMI2 Active Fiber Cable

AFC-Series-Active-Fiber-CablesThis cable will make you rethink both fiber and copper. Our new 4K UHD compatible cable combines fiber and copper to provide plug-and-play, uncompressed connectivity for distributing high-definition video over HDMI beyond the normal reach of copper cables. It’s a thinner, lighter and more flexible solution than copper, or even standard optical cables, and doesn’t require an external power source.

It’s available in standard lengths up to 100 meters and supports applications for HDMI extension from a wide range of sources, including set-top boxes, DVD players, Blu-ray players, and video game consoles to large displays.

Key Applications:

  • Blu-ray player, PC, laptop, set-top box, projector and HDTV
  • Conference room video system, digital home theater and medical display system
  • Data center, digital signage for outdoor advertising and factory automation system

For additional features and specs, click here.

HD4-E & HD4-D High Definition H.264 Video, Audio, USB Encoder/Decoders

HD4The HD4-E and HD4-D are cost-effective, compact, and high-performance, each containing an MPEG-4 H.264 encoder and decoder capable of encoding broadcast quality HD video with audio and USB for KVM over IP networks. Supported by the HD4-E are HDMI 1.4a and VGA inputs along with analog stereo audio and USB-HID. The HD4-D accepts an IP input and decodes H.264 to HDMI, audio and USB.

With its delivery of vibrant and crisp video along with audio and USB at extremely low bit rates, the HD4 encoder/decoder is the perfect choice for high-quality KVM over standard Ethernet networks.

Key Applications:

  • Command and Control
  • Medical Operating Room
  • Digital Signage and Display
  • IPTV

For additional features and specs, click here.

Optiva Cards

Optiva OTP-1HDMI2-USB-ETH

OTP-1HDMI2-USB-ETHThe Optiva OTP-1HDMI2-USB-ETH is a hot swappable single slot fiber extender that provides lossless multimedia transport of 4K/UHD video along with audio, Ethernet and USB for keyboard and mouse. With a single fiber cable, you can extend signals up to 100 meters away. Its transmitters and receivers can be used for point-to-point connectivity over a single fiber cable or point-to-multipoint systems by connecting to the Genesis XD matrix switches, which utilize compatible fiber modules.

The OTP-1HDMI2-USB-ETH also supports HEAC (HDMI/Ethernet/Audio Return Channel/Control), optional USB 2.0, unidirectional Stereo Analog Audio. It fits Optiva platform enclosures.

Key Applications:

  • Command and Control
  • Live Events
  • Video Conferencing
  • Houses of Worship
  • Auditoriums
  • Digital Signage

For additional features and specs, click here.

Optiva OTP-1DVI2A1UKM

OTPThe OTP-1DVI2A1UKM provides for the transmission of uncompressed DVI, VGA or Component (RBG / RGBHV / YPbPr) video, stereo analog audio, with USB KVM over long or short distances, using Dual-Link DVI-D and 10 Gbps Optics, up to 3840×2160 @ 30 Hz and 2560×1600 @ 60 Hz.

Our innovative Optiva video, audio and data media transport is designed to maintain lossless fiber extension between input and output signals. The OTP-1DVI2A1UKM includes two methods for EDID and HID management. The first is real DDC over fiber where the source and display communicate in real time. The other method is emulated EDID and HID where all standard VESA resolutions are stored in the transmitter from the factory and HID is emulated for uninterrupted communications even when devices are plugged and unplugged continually.

Key Applications:

  • Digital Signage / Remote Kiosks
  • Command & Control Room
  • Live Events
  • Video Conferencing

Whether or not you were able to attend, we hope this was an educational recap for you. To learn more about the events at Infocomm 2015, click here to visit the official website.

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