ARISTA Corporation has announced the introduction of the new RS-124-31 Series IP Flash Caster product line, six models designed to provide the ability for installers and system integrators to replace proprietary AV matrix switches with off-the-shelf Ethernet switches.
The RS-124-31 Series is a 1U rackmount AV over IP product line that can be configured with either dual SDVoE encoders/decoders with copper or fiber interface and a variety of different video signal format inputs and outputs. The series is also designed to provide numerous configurations and functionalities to meet changing AV requirements. The product line consists of four encoder models, including the RS-124-A31-TX01, RS-124-A31-TX02, RS-124-B31-TX01, and RS-124-B31-TX02. as well as two decoder models, the RS-124-A31-RX01 and RS-124-B31-RX01.
ARISTA’s IP Flash Caster is an end-to-end system for AV and KVM signal extension, IP-based switching, video wall and multi-view functionality. The product line provides support for HDMI 2.0a, HDR, high-fidelity video scaling, windowing and audio down-mixing, broadcast quality scaling, visually discrete light-compression, multi-source video compositing, video splitting, color space conversion, framerate conversion, audio embedding / de-embedding, audio down-mixing and audio re-sampling.
Attributes common to all products in the RS-124-31 Series include broadcast quality scaling, adaptive clock re-synchronization, colorspace conversion, frame-rate conversion, a variety of highly flexible audio capabilities, Multi-view, PIP, and PAP capabilities, video wall processing, USB, RS-232, IR extension and switching capability, the ability to provide 1GbE Ethernet over 10 GbE Network, and more.
Paul Shu, president of ARISTA Corporation, states, “The RS-124-31 series products deliver uncompressed 4K streaming with zero latency in a variety of configurations that enable AV system integrators to achieve maximum flexibility with optimal performance for their projects. AV over IP is the future of AV signal distribution and the RS-124-31 Series is ready to take AV projects to the next level.
ARISTA’s RS-124-31 Series product line is slated to be available Q3, 2020. Prices start at $2,000.