The AV world is becoming more and more a place where some of the most advanced technology is being employed. As spectators expect more, and competition becomes increasingly fierce in the battle to increase visitor numbers, products like the Merging Technologies AV Solutions range are at the forefront of simple, powerful and flexible tools revolutionizing the industry.

Ovation MassCore + Horus

Ovation MassCore and Horus provide the perfect solution for important AV events that simply-put, cannot fail. Able to provide an astonishing amount of power in a small-footprint system with all the capabilities a creative AV experience requires make an Ovation AV solution the choice of the professional.

Ovation Native Designer

Ovation MassCore and Horus provide the perfect solution for important AV events that simply-put, cannot fail. Able to provide an astonishing amount of power in a small-footprint system with all the capabilities a creative AV experience requires make an Ovation AV solution the choice of the professional.

System Features and Benefits

Multi-Track Playback:

  • Multi-Track Playback
  • Up to 384 discreet audio outputs (MassCore)
  • Full control over EQ, Dynamics and effects
  • Embed audio compositions in a single cue
  • Operate up to 384 kHz/32bit sample rates
  • Connect to interfaces using Layer3 networks
  • Multiple file type and samplerate support

System Control:

  • Industry standard control protocol support
  • Chase or provide system Time codes
  • Web-browser based remote control
  • Live-mix interfacing with Eucon/MIDI/Oasis
  • Synchronize over wired or wireless networks
  • One button push, “black box” operation

Audio Interactivity Programming:

  • Manage live inputs from the audio environment
  • Conditional, rule-based interactivity programming
  • Effects support (VS3/VST)
  • Mix live inputs with playback material seamlessly
  • Trigger entire sonic environment changes instantly
  • Multiple SACD masters in one timeline
  • Complete SACD authoring toolkit

Example System Diagrams

Creative AV News & Use Cases

News Story: Merging Technologies At NAB 2018

NAB 2018 will continue to feature the importance of IP technology as was the case at IBC and NAB 2017. Merging Technologies was one of the early adopters, incorporating AoIP into its hardware products in 2012. The choice of RAVENNA as the most flexible and broadcast-friendly of the protocols on offer, proved to be a wise choice as AES67 compliance was a simple task once the standard had been agreed. Merging was a keen supporter of the MNA during its period of relevance and has now migrated to the support of AIMS which supported AES67 and ST2110 from the beginning.

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News Story: ManAlive Goes Overboard For Merging Technologies

A successful band setting up a studio is not particularly noteworthy, but when it is set up to record in DSD and features a 4K video stage, this is clearly unusual. Furthermore, this brand new facility is located on Nashville’s doorstep which is home to many famous studios, suggesting this is a bold move. DSD recording is relatively unusual for a conventional studio, although commonplace in the classical recording world with the majority of concert halls and opera houses being so equipped. This is no ordinary studio but, regardless of musical genre, DSD means Merging Technologies and in this case Pyramix MassCore with 2 Horus Networked Audio Converters.

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News Story: An Ovation For The European Parliament Visitors

Telmaco, Europe's leading AV company, has installed multi-touch interactive media stations in the European Parliament. Merging Technologies’ Ovation Audio & Event Sequencer is supplying the required 10 channels of audio.

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User Story: Merging Technologies | Use Case | Marc Piéra, La Grande Gallerie

Ovation, Pyramix and Horus are essential components to drive the Amadeus multi-speaker installation at La Grande Gallerie, Paris, France

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