Crown Audio will be offering an online seminar, â€œInstallation Applications for the PIP-USP4 Processing Module,â€? on March 24 at 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, and on March 25 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. The seminar, presented by Crownâ€™s Director of Application Engineering, Bradford Benn, will cover the features and applications of the PIP-USP4.
The Crown PIP-USP4 is a fourth generation DSP PIPâ„¢ (Programmable Input Processor) input module for CTs Series two channel amplifiers. The USP4 connects to an Ethernet network allowing it to be remotely controlled and monitored via Harman HiQnet â„¢ System Architect â„¢. In addition, the USP4 allows the transport of real-time digital audio via CobraNetâ„¢ or AES.
Please go to www.crownaudio.com/seminar.htm to register for the class. Attendees will be automatically registered for a chance to win a Crown XLS 1000 amplifier.
The free seminar will cover the following features of
the module including:
Â· FIR and IIR filters
Â· LevelMAXâ„¢ peak, RMS
Â· Input routing options
Â· Analog routing options
Â· Ambient Leveling using attached loudspeakers
Â· Speaker line monitoring options
The USP4 is a HiQnet series component and connects to the audio control/monitor network using Ethernet hardware. CobraNet audio is available over the same 100Mb Ethernet network, providing a simple to install, single cable solution for audio distribution, control, and monitoring.
Harman HiQnetâ„¢ is the world’s first connectivity and control protocol that integrates all product categories in the signal chain for professional audio systems of all types, size, and applications. Harman HiQnet no longer requires the user to manage multiple disparate operating systems or be responsible for programming individual signal processors, speaker controllers, wireless microphone systems, and mixing consoles. HiQnet was developed by engineers from across Harmanâ€™s Professional Division and is coordinated by the System Development and Integration Group (SDIG), a team of dedicated systems specialists based in Salt Lake City, Utah.
HARMAN (www.harman.com) designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of audio and infotainment solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets â€“ supported by 15 leading brands including AKGÂ®, Harman KardonÂ®, InfinityÂ®, JBLÂ®, LexiconÂ® and Mark LevinsonÂ®. The Company is admired by audiophiles across multiple generations and supports leading professional entertainers and the venues where they perform. More than 20 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and infotainment systems. HARMAN has a workforce of about 11,000 people across the Americas, Europe and Asia, and reported sales of $3.2 billion for the last twelve months ended March 31, 2010. The Companyâ€™s shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol NYSE:HAR.