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John Kurtinecz is Vice President of JP Lilley focusing on technical products and services facing the audio, video and presentation communities. John is a member of InfoComm International, ICIA which is now known as AVIXA, a member of various business chambers throughout the region, and Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau. In 1995 John...

John Kurtinecz is Vice President of JP Lilley focusing on technical products and services facing the audio, video and presentation communities. John is a member of InfoComm International, ICIA which is now known as AVIXA, a member of various business chambers throughout the region, and Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau. In 1995 John was among the first 26 people in the world to achieve CTS-I certification by InfoComm International. He has been actively serving the AV industry for 31 years. His drive and vision will continue to lead the audio, video and presentation industry for many years to come.

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ProAVNews: Planar Luminate Pro Series

Introducing the all new Planar® Luminate™ Pro Series, high-brightness LED video walls designed for high ambient light and direct sunlight indoors or out. With quick-access front or rear installation and service, and pixel pitches from 1.9 – 10.4 millimeters, they offer extensive deployment versatility to 'wow' viewers in various temporary or fixed applications.   Planar® Luminate™ Pro Series indoor and outdoor high-brightness LED video wall displays are designed to meet the fast-paced needs of temporary event applications, large venues and fixed installation. They offer easy front or rear-service access to electronics for deployment versatility, and magnetically-attachable cabinets with a quick-lock system support single-person handling. 1.9, 2.5, 3.9mm pixel pitch (Indoor) 2.9, 3.9, ...

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ProAVNews: In-Stock now: Vaddio ConferenceSHOT ePTZ Auto-Framing Camera

Ready to Ship: Vaddio ConferenceSHOT ePTZ with Auto-Framing CameraVaddio's ConferenceSHOT ePTZ delivers a dynamic, hands-free video experience that recreates the one-to-one videoconference experience perfect for hybrid working environments. The unique custom settings included with the camera make it ideal for enterprises that want professional-quality video for various meeting room environments.Perfect for Small SpacesThe ConferenceSHOT ePTZ USB camera has a wide 129° field of view, making it perfect for small collaboration rooms, huddle spaces and areas where employees are socially distant, and you want to ensure everyone is in view. The camera has a USB 3.0 Type C port, HDMI and audio I/O for easy integration with existing room audio systems. The built-in microphone is a convenient ...

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ProAVNews: Extron USB-C 8K/30 Video Optical Cables with USB Data and 60 W Power Delivery

Introducing the high-performance USBC Pro 8K Series, active, hybrid optical-copper USB-C® cables that transmit 8K/30 DisplayPort AV, USB 2.0 data, and power signals simultaneously over distances up to 30 feet (9.1 meters). They are ideal for USB-C-enabled devices that support video and audio over four DisplayPort lanes. To streamline integration, they support power delivery of up to 60 watts and can draw power from either connected USB device. The ultra-flexible, 0.26" (6.5 mm) thin diameter and narrow bend radius cable construction enable easy installation in tight spaces. The USBC Pro 8K Series is available in popular lengths from 12 feet up to 30 feet (3.6 meters up to 9.1 meters). Key FeaturesTransmits 8K/30 DisplayPort video and embedded audio signalsSupports a USB 2.0 data rate of 48...

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ProAVNews: tvONE Releases Powerful CORIOmaster 4K60 Capabilities

Cincinnat, OH – tvONE, the world-class developer and manufacturer of video conversion and AV signal distribution technology, releases a new 4K60 output module for CORIOmaster®, CORIOmaster mini and CORIOmaster micro. New versions of firmware and software are also available, continuing the evolution of the CORIOmaster family of multi-window video processors.The new 4K60 output module (CM-HDMI-4K-SC-2OUT) gives a smoother, more immersive video experience for up to 14 outputs for high-end LED installations, projection edge blends or monitor walls. Other new output choices using the new module include 4K60 output cloning or for dual, independent, 4K30 outputs. Our dual 4K30 outputs double the amount of 4K outputs available, to allow connection to up to 28 4K displays, while the new cloning fea...

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ProAVNews: Announcing Extron Audio DSPs, Amplifiers, and Speakers Certified for Microsoft Teams Rooms

Extron is pleased to announce that many of our audio processors, amplifiers, and speakers are now certified for Microsoft Teams Rooms. We've worked together with our partners, such as Sennheiser, to develop solutions that deliver an unmatched user experience regardless of room type. The products in our Microsoft Teams Rooms Certified Design Solutions have been designed and meticulously tested for best-in-class performance and ease of use. Products Certified for Microsoft Teams RoomsDMP 128 Plus Series Digital Audio Matrix ProcessorsDMP 64 Plus Series Digital Audio Matrix ProcessorsXPA U 1002 Power AmplifiersXPA U 1004 SB Power AmplifiersSF 26CT Series Ceiling SpeakersSF 3CT LP and SF 3C LP Ceiling SpeakersCertified for Microsoft Teams Rooms Solution CapabilitiesConnects the room with a Mic...

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