Audinate Releases Dante Studio 2.0 Software Update

Upgrades include the addition of Dante AV-H (H.264/AVC codec) support in Dante Video RX and Dante Video Viewer as well as Dante Video TX now supporting sending video flows to Dante AV Ultra devices, and more.
A screeenshot of new Dante Studio 2.0 from Audinate.

Audinate has announced the new Dante Studio 2.0 software update as well as new subscription pricing.

Upgrades in Dante Studio 2.0 include the addition of Dante AV-H (H.264/AVC codec) support in Dante Video RX and Dante Video Viewer; Dante Video TX now supports sending video flows to Dante AV Ultra devices; Dante Domain Manager support; the ability to purchase Dante Studio with monthly subscription; and new support of Dante AV-H in Dante Video RX and Dante Video Viewer.

With Dante Video RX, computers can receive a video signal directly from Dante AV Ultra or Dante AV-H transmitters, cameras, or other computers running Dante Studio on their network. Dante Video RX presents video streams as a webcam or video source to applications that support the DirectShow interface. Dante Video RX offers variety of networked video use cases ranging from the video production and broadcast markets to corporate and higher education.

Dante Video Viewer is a stand-alone application that allows users to see and monitor a Dante video stream from any Dante AV Ultra or Dante AV-H-enabled device or computer sharing its screen with Dante Video TX on the Dante network in real time. 

Meanwhile, Dante Video TX allows users to capture a display connected to a PC and transmit the captured video over the Dante Network. Users can then send this video stream to Dante AV Ultra receivers or another instance of Dante Studio using either Dante Video RX to bring the video into applications or Video Viewer to view the video in a stand-alone app.

Dante Domain Manager lets users know what their Dante system is doing at all times. They can set up User Authentication and Role definitions for Dante Controller to ensure that no unauthorized changes are made to the system. In addition, they can see alerts and notifications that keeps them updated on changes. Systems can be organized into controlled groups that are easy to understand. 

Dante Studio is available as a 7-day free trial or subscription for $9.95 a month. Go here for more specifics.