Matrix Switches

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multimedia Source Unit survives marine, powersports environments.

October 7, 2016

In addition to 280 W (70 W x 4 at 2 Ω) of power, CMS4 provides 4 multimedia source zones with independent zone volume control. Features include Bluetooth® support, 2.1 A USB port, analog RCA input, 8-channel 3.5 V RCA audio outputs, 4 dedicated subwoofer outputs, and 7-band equalizer. Additionally, this 2-piece unit includes IP66-rated control unit with ultra-bright color TFT LCD optically wet bonded to Corning® Gorilla Glass® and one camera input that lets user monitor surroundings. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Thinklogical TLX KVM Matrix Switches Achieve Common Criteria EAL4 Accreditation

October 3, 2016

Thinklogical is the Only Fiber-Based KVM and Video Distribution System in the World to Meet Stringent Information Assurance Requirements MILFORD, Conn., Sept. 28, 2016 - Thinklogical, a leading provider of secure, high-performance KVM signal extension and switching systems for video-rich applications, announced today that its TLX48, TLX320, and TLX640 fiber-optic KVM (keyboard, video, and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

PXIe Switching Modules provide signal isolation.

September 19, 2016

Compatible with 18- and 9-slot 3U PXI Express mainframes and 4-slot portable PXI-hybrid mainframe, SentinelEX PXI Express Switching Modules help maximize performance of measurement instrumentation by reducing false pass/fail errors and intermittent faults associated with marginal signal levels. Products maximize test signal integrity through use of advanced circuit board layout techniques that minimize effects of unwanted transmission stubs and shield against radiated signals in adjacent slots. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Hybrid KVM Matrix Switch delivers uncompressed, 10G signal path.

August 31, 2016

Used in film, broadcast, and post-production applications, TLX24 non-blocking, 24-port matrix switch provides end-to-end routing of video and computer peripheral signals. This 1RU unit, offering fiber-optic, CATx, and hybrid connectivity options, may be configured as unidirectional 24x24 or bidirectional 12x12 switch and delivers 100% uncompressed, 10 Gbps signal path. With TLX extenders, protocol-agnostic switch offers precise transmission and switching of UHD, HDR, and 4K DCI video. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Crestron DigitalMedia(TM) Matrix Switchers Receive Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) Certification

August 23, 2016

Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Adds DM® 8X8, 16X16, and 32X32 switchers to Unified Capabilities (UC) Approved Products List (APL) Rockleigh, NJ, August 18, 2016 - Crestron announced today that its DigitalMedia™ 8X8, 16X16, and 32X32 matrix switchers received approval by the Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) of the U.S. Department of Defense Information Systems Agency... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

High-Density Switch Matrix reduces signal integrity degradation.

July 27, 2016

Available for EX1200 Series multifunction switch/measure units, EX1200-SMP offers 16 integrated analog backplane lines. This lets designers create 16xN matrices as well as bridge together multiple carriers to create larger matrices with up to 704x8 two-wire inputs in one chassis. Supporting system configurations for switching applications that require flexibility of crosspoint matrix topology, unit can also be configured with either Resource or I/O matrix modules in any combination. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Video Matrix Switch features Power over Ethernet.

June 24, 2016

SM-8X8-C64KR-POE-HDBT 4K HDMI Matrix Switch Over HDBase-T routes uncompressed Ultra-HD 4K x 2K digital HDMI signals and IR from 8 HDMI video sources to 8 displays and speakers via CATx cable using HDBase-T Technology. Unit is capable of connecting to video sources directly and video displays via ST-C6HDPOE-HDBT-R-LC receivers with max extension of 328 ft from switch. Switch supports Ultra-HD 4K x 2K resolutions to 4096 x 2160, HDTV resolutions to 1080p, and computer resolutions to 1920 x 1200. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

KVM Extenders/Matrix Switches offer uncompressed signal path.

April 11, 2016

Providing 100% uncompressed signal path, TLX CATx series includes video and KVM extenders as well as matrix switches from 12–640 ports. High-bandwidth (10 Gbps) hybrid signal transmission architecture, supportting CATx copper network cabling and fiber, enables pixel-for-pixel transmission of 4K DCI/UHD resolution video – up to 4,096 x 2,160 with 60 Hz frame rate and 4:4:4 color depth – without any visual artifacts, jitter, or lost frames and with instantaneous computer peripheral responsiveness. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Quintech Electronics is Awarded Frost & Sullivan's 2015 New Product Innovation Award for the XTREME 256 RF Matrix Switch

March 7, 2016

INDIANA, Pa., – Quintech Electronics Communications, Inc. is pleased to announce that the independent market research firm Frost Sullivan has awarded the 2015 New Product Innovation Award to our XTREME 256 Port L-Band matrix switch for satellite communications. This award is part of Frost Sullivan’s Excellence in Best Practices Awards, which is presented each year to companies that have... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Optical Circuit Switch provides up to 384 x 384 fiber ports.

March 7, 2016

Occupying 4 RU of rack height, Series 7000 is based on DirectLight™ optical switch technology, which achieves optimized all-band performance for optical loss, crosstalk, and back reflection. Software-defined, non-blocking all-optical matrix switch can route over 3.7 Pb/s of optical traffic, with up to 9.6 Tb/s capacity per fiber. Platform offers set of configurable value-added functions, including optical power monitoring, variable attenuation, and autonomous optical layer protection switching. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Matrix Switcher provides UHD/4K resolution up-scaling.

October 19, 2015

Designed to fit wide variety of professional video installation and live-event needs, Multi-View Series KD-MLV4x2 features multi-view window processing, analog to digital conversion of incoming VGA or YPbPr with analog audio signals, audio de-embedding, and independent audio from video matrix selection. Unit is suited for digital signage, video wall, conference room, classroom, home theater, and bar/restaurant applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

ETL Systems Launches New RF Technologies for Broadcasters Ahead of IBC 2015

September 15, 2015

Developments to StingRay RF over Fibre and L-Band Switch Matrix ranges to be showcased alongside the new Piranha LNB power supply unit Madley, UK. – ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF distribution equipment for satellite communications, today announced it has further enhanced its successful RF over Fibre range, StingRay. The new developments – which will be on... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

KVM Matrix supports high resolutions and extended distances.

September 14, 2015

Providing resolutions up to 1,920 x 1,200 at 60 fps without loss, AdderView DDX30 offers choice of DVI and DisplayPort transmitters and supports extension distances of up to 50 m over one standard CATx cable. There are 30 ports which can be shared and flexibly scaled between users and computers. Multiple users can use presets to switch between multiple computer sources. Other features include transparent EDID management, full-speed USB, and intuitive GUI with Multiview thumbnail display. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Thinklogical to Showcase TLX Extension and Switching System at IBC 2015; First to Deliver Uncompressed 4K@60Hz Video over Just Two Cables

September 3, 2015

Full range of high-productivity signal management solutions for broadcast, OB truck and post-production applications highlighted in stand 10.A24 MILFORD, Conn. – Thinklogical, a global manufacturer of secure, high performance signal extension and switching systems for video-rich applications, today announced that it is showcasing its award-winning TLX Series matrix switches and extenders... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

UHD/4K HDMI Matrix Switchers integratre audio de-embedder.

June 12, 2015

Equipped with HDMI matrix switching 4/8 HDMI sources to 4/8 HDMI outputs, Champion Series KD-4x4CSK and KD-8x8CSK support SD, HD, and VESA resolutions up to UHD/4K. Products manage TMDS reclocking/signal regeneration, HDCP source and display authentication, Hot Plug Management, and EDID Control handshake and allow audio from selected HDMI input to be de-embedded through coax digital (PCM) or analog L/R audio output. Control is possible via pushbutton, IR Sensor, Serial IR, and RS-232. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Matrix Switches and Extenders incorporate KVM features.

June 12, 2015

Using 2 CATx cables or 3 fibers, TLX Series, which includes TLX640 matrix switch and DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 1.4 extenders, can extend and switch computer peripherals and uncompressed 4K video at full 4096 x 2160 resolution and 4:4:4 color depth at 60 Hz frame rate. Connector can receive both HDMI and DisplayPort cables on same on same TLX extender, and configurations support multi-mode fiber, single-mode fiber, and CATx cables with 10 Gbps bandwidth per port. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

HDBaseT/HDMI Matrix Switcher offers 16 inputs and outputs.

May 27, 2015

Providing 16 HDMI inputs to 16 HDBaseT HDMI outputs, Champion Series™ KD-HD16x16ProK offers fully automatic CAT5e/6 cable equalization. Each output has individual RS-232, IR input and IR output ports, enabling bi-directional control signal extension. Using KD-CAT6STP1X cable, switcher allows extension of 4K/60/30/24, 1080p/60, 1080p/23,1080i, 720p up to 400 ft. KD-HD16x16ProK is also capable of passing UHD/4K and 3D stereoscopic signal formats. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

HDCP-Compliant Matrix distributes 4K Ultra HD content.

May 7, 2015

Offering surface-mountable alternative to rack-mounted matrix switchers, Gefen ToolBox 4K Ultra HD 8x8 Matrix routes eight 4K Ultra HD sources to any 8 displays with HDMI inputs. HDCP-compliant unit supports resolutions up to 4K DCI (4096 x 2160 at 24 Hz), 4K Ultra HD (3860 x 2160 at 60Hz, 4:2:0 color space), 1080p full HD, and 1920 x 1200 WUXGA. Deep color, 3D, and multichannel digital audio including 7.1 channels of LPCM and HBR formats are also passed through. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Broadcast and Cable RF Signal Switching Advances with Quintech at NAB Show 2015

April 8, 2015

Full Suite of RF Matrix Switches Plus the New Cost-Saving 64x64 ARCHIMEDES INDIANA, Pa. – Quintech Electronics and Communications, Inc. ( will be showcasing its new ARCHIMEDES 64x64 L-band RF Matrix Switch at the National Association of Broadcasters Show 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. ARCHIMEDES is an ideal RF switch... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Thinklogical's New TLX Series Matrix Switches and Extenders to Make U.S. Debut at NAB Show 2015

April 7, 2015

First KVM System to Deliver Uncompressed 60Hz 4K Video (4096 x 2160 Resolution, 4-4-4 Color Depth) Using Only Two Cables High-productivity signal management solutions for broadcast and post-production to be showcased in booth SL10124 MILFORD, Conn. - Thinklogical, a global manufacturer of secure, high performance KVM (keyboard, video and mouse) extension and switching systems for... Read More