Commercial and residential network equipment manufacturer Niveo Professional has announced that its NGSM-series enterprise switches have been approved as qualified Q-LAN Audio/Video Switches for integration with the Q-SYS Platform from QSC.
This follows thorough methodological testing, with focus towards quality of service (QoS) and multicast related to Q-SYS audio, video, AES67 & Dante.
“The Q-SYS Platform was built around an IT-friendly ecosystem and connects all audio, video and control processing over a standard IT network,” said Martin Barbour, product manager, QSC. “With this open, standards-based backbone, Q-LAN operates on standard network switches that can be qualified to ensure the minimum performance requirements have been met. We are excited to add the Niveo NGSM-series to our growing list of qualified switches.”
Among the features of Niveo Professional NGSM-series are:
• Self-healing PoE+ (on PoE models)
• Front- and rear-facing configurations for easy patching
• Deep network testing and analysis capabilities built in
• Integration with most control servers
• Ten years’ limited warranty