Remote management of the Ovation Interface and mix engine is key is almost any AV installation. Being able to create live mixes, fire cues and completely control the show from any location is a must, and the control surfaces available below will make it happen.

Dedicated Control Surfaces

Hot Keys and Standard Ovation Keyboards

Available in two different layout configurations, the Ovation Dedicated Keyboards connect via USB and allow for a comprehensive control over cue firing and the show itself. Special features like a dedicated connection to the application, allowing for the user to change focus in the windows OS without losing the connection is essential in broadcast and theatre applications.

Touchscreen Interfacing.

From Cue firing to top and tail editing and show compiling, touch screen access makes Ovation push past other playout systems when space in the studio is at a premium. Employing nothing more than Windows7 touch access drivers, the Ovation screen, when used with “Hot Keys” interfaces becomes the ultimate touch-sensitive solution.

Ovation WebServer JavaScript Remote

A bolt on option to any Ovation pack, the WebServer allows for an unlimited amount of remote connections to be made from any web-enabled device sitting on the same network. Useful in almost every Ovation setup, this open source remote also allows the user to design and create their own customized UI to control Ovation.

Find out more about WebServer here

OASIS/EUCON Enabled Control Surfaces

OASIS (Open Audio System Integration Solution) is an open source remote control protocol, designed to bring the entire DAW application out onto a remote interface. Going way beyond mixer-only control, users of OASIS enabled control surfaces can Edit, Record, Mix, Master and completely integrate between their hardware and software.

AVID EUCON support in Pyramix/Ovation is the fruit of a tight interaction between Avid and Merging Technologies to offer a proper solution to take the control of the Merging's software. This is achieve via an OASIS-EUCON bridge which is constantly maintained to bring the latest features available through EUCON.

AVID | S6, S3, Artist Series, MCPro

AVID EUCON enabled Surfaces provide an incredible opportunity to control almost every single edit and mix parameter available in Pyramix. Users can enjoy the flexibility of being able to choose from any of the range of EUCON enabled controllers, making it the perfect solution for any budget.

Check out the AVID Website here.

Stagetec | Aurus

The ultimate multi-purpose console from industry-acclaimed manufacturer, StageTec, Aurus is now enabled with the flexibility to Pyramix or Ovation directly from the console surface. Available with the most recent Aurus software, OASIS support is guranteed to speed up the workflow for anyone using the combination of Merging software and StageTec hardware.

Find out more about Aurus here.

AMS-Neve | 88RS, DFC Gemini, Aquarius, MMC and Libra Post

The Star Command, available with the latest generation of the acclaimed Encore software, Encore Plus, is available for the entire range of AMS Neve consoles including 88RS, DFC Gemini, Aquarius, MMC and Libra Post. Start Command implements the OASIS standard which gives tight and comprehensive control over Pyramix workstations. Multiple DAWs can be controlled from a single desk.

Find out more about Neve Consoles here.

GLW - Harrison | Trion, MPC

IKISdirect™ allows Harrison users to map and control the channels of various DAWs directly to the console surface as profile/layers in addition to controlling channels from the console engine. For example: Harrison's IKIS Control Platform will interface directly with Merging's own OASIS protocol, allowing tracks in Pyramix to be brought up onto the Harrison console surface for fader, switch, and knob control with real-time metering and display of parameters. The integration will also include remote control of record and monitoring features. Harrison's unique Profile feature allows on-the-fly configuration intermixing DAW control strips among regular console channels. Consoles fitted with Harrison's new PreView™ Waveform displays will present in-line waveforms of DAW

Find out more about Harrison Consoles here

MIDI/HUI Enabled Control Surfaces

Able to offer a whole host of mixing capabilities using standard MIDI connections and a very matured protocol, Pyramix with HUI and MIDI control means that any console with a 'Remote' function is more than capable of addressing all the main mixing parameters available.

Mackie | MCU PRO AND XT PRO

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Studer | Vista series

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Yamaha | DM-2000, DM-1000, 02Rv2, 02R96, 02R96v2, 01V96

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Tascam | DM-3200, FW-1884, US-2400

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SSL | AWS-9xx

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AMS-Neve | Genesys

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Radikal Tech | SAC2.2 / SAC2k

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Check out the System Solution Pages for ideas on how Ovation can be used in your workflows