AV University From Legrand | AV Now Offers 37 Free Renewal Units for AVIXA CTS Certification

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Legrand | AV is proud to announce that AV University now offers over 40 free renewal units for AVIXA CTS certification.

AV University is a free resource provided by Legrand | AV offering online courses on a wide range of topics to help AV experts be more effective on the job. Users are able to pick and choose from over 60 courses ranging from highly technical training and installation tips and tricks all the way to hot industry topics.

AV University is home to all of Legrand | AV’s commercial product training (C2G, Chief, Da-Lite, Luxul, Middle Atlantic, Projecta, Wiremold and Vaddio) plus Legrand-wide solutions and industry training all in one location. All courses are free and many offer AVIXA CTS renewal unit credits, AIA LUs and BICSI CEUs.

Live Streaming and Video Production Guidebook Released to Help Amateurs Gain Studio-Level Skills

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The Unofficial Guide to vMix,” a book focused on uncovering live video production with vMix software – one of the most powerful video production solutions available for live streaming, recording and IP video connectivity – is now available. Written by live streaming and video production expert Paul Richards, Chief Streaming Officer for StreamGeeks and PTZOptics, the book is meant to be used as a guide for anyone interested in sharpening their video production skills with one of the world’s top streaming software solutions. The book is part of a blended learning environment and has an accompanying on-demand Udemy course.

“vMix can turn a regular Windows computer into a modern video production studio, which helps thousands of Windows users around the world leverage the power of live streaming technology and connect their events, activities and ideas with the world,” says Richards. “It’s vMix’s consistency listening to their customers that has made the product so powerful for today’s modern, live video production.”

Datavideo Academy Online Learning Platform Receives AVIXA RU Approval

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Datavideo Academy, a comprehensive online and interactive learning platform for resellers, integrators, system designers and end uses debuts with AVIXA RU provider accreditation. Datavideo, a professional AV Company continues to grow product lines and provides comprehensive end-to-end streaming solutions to its growing channel of AV professionals. Datavideo is not only committed to provide high quality products to customers, but also dedicated to educating customers how to operate their products, best installation, production, and streaming practices.

Datavideo Academy’s free courses range from basic understanding of how to stream your production to how to use a Datavideo switcher. Each course includes video tutorials that show step by step instructions as well as thorough operational information about Datavideo products. Some of the courses provide AVIXA CTS RU (renewal units) credits, for CTS certificate holders.

Join TAG and Zixi as They Simplify Monitoring & Delivery Over IP in a Webinar on September 24

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TAG Video Systems is teaming up with Zixi, the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over any-IP,  to present a webinar focusing on the use of the public internet to transport and monitor professional, reliable, high-quality, low-latency video signals.  Scheduled for Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 11:00 am Eastern, the session – Monitoring and Delivery Over IP – will illustrate how two best-in-class software-based solutions combine to provide a simplified system design that easily enables cloud-based applications, reduces costs, and allows proactive monitoring and delivery of live video at scale over IP.

September 24, 2020 11 am ET – Register here

Just Add Power Continues Dedication to Guitars For Vets

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Just Add Power, a leader in video-over-IP distribution announced that the company will continue its annual partnership with Guitars For Vets (G4V), donating nine acoustic guitars and a year’s worth of lessons to American veterans.

For the past four years at the CEDIA Expo, Just Add Power has held a guitar giveaway at its booth to raise awareness for G4V and its mission. Because of the movement of CEDIA 2020 to a virtual event due to the COVID-19 crisis, the company will donate nine Epiphone PRO-1 Vintage Sunburst guitars directly to the charity, with a plan to resume the popular giveaways in person at CEDIA 2021 in Indianapolis.

QSC Announces Quantum Level 1 Training Course

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QSC is excited to add a new course to its robust training portfolio – Quantum Level 1 Training. This advanced course goes beyond the basics of QSC system design and equips the system integrator with best practices and procedures to implement systems more successfully, as well as troubleshooting methods and procedures for resolving common post-sales support problems.

PERG Releases Safe Return to Work Guidelines

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PERG is pleased to announce the release of version 2.0 of the PERG Safe Return to Work Guidelines, Precautions for Preventing Transmission of COVID-19 for Camera and Lighting Rental Operations, Sound Stages, and Production Vehicles.

The document has now completed its public review cycle. The task group received feedback from all parts of the industry, rental companies, IATSE, and production. We are grateful for the thoughtfulness and concern of all who provided feedback.

New IPMX Website From AIMS Is Now Live

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The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) today launched a new website dedicated to the alliance’s new Internet Protocol Media Experience (IPMX) proposed set of open standards and specifications. IPMX addresses the Pro AV industry’s need for a single set of common, ubiquitous, standards-based protocols that ensure interoperability for AV over IP.

“The IPMX website makes it easy for anyone to learn more about this exciting approach to AV over IP,” said David Chiappini, working group chair, Pro AV Workgroup at AIMS. “In addition to outlining the fundamentals of IPMX and the benefits it enables, the website provides up-to-date information on related events and presentations by industry experts. The site is a one-stop shop for those interested in finding out more about IPMX and how it can be implemented within their operations.”

Just Add Power Now Offering Webinars on Demand

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Just Add Power, a leader in video-over-IP distribution, announced that the company is now offering webinars on demand via registration through its website. For dealers with questions on Just Add Power and its products, the personalized webinars allow them to conveniently get answers, on their schedule.

“We’re known for providing outstanding support to our dealers, but with COVID-19 restrictions still in place, we had to get a little creative in finding a way to make product and service introductions readily available,” said Eric Martin, training director at Just Add Power. “Our on-demand webinars are the perfect answer. They allow us to cover any topic that dealers want when it’s most convenient for them and their guests.”

Understanding Fiber Cable Types: an Intro to Constructions & Applications

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from Techlogix Networx

Do you know the difference between zip and distribution cables? How about tight buffered versus loose tube? How about the differences in termination? If not, then this webinar is for you.

Techlogix Networx will explore the various constructions of fiber optic cable, including where and how they’re used. We’ll also examine the installation accessories required for each cable format, including connector termination.