Networked Amplifiers For Live Sound

Cerra, Steve L. A.
January 2006
Mix;Jan2006, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p48
The article presents several networked amplifiers for live sound applications. Most amplifier networks route control data, but several can route both audio and control information. The Ashly Audio Protea Enabled Series 3800 is a high-power, high-efficiency amplifier that can be controlled and monitored via built-in Ethernet using Protea software, providing access to input attenuation, channel mute, channel polarity, output voltage and current, clipping, temperature and remote power on/off. It also offers the performance applications and features of VX880, Vortex Series, UCA DSP-Module, CMi 2208 amp, and I-Tech 8000.


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