Demystifying AV Over IP

By David Webster, CTO at RGB

The phrase “AV over IP” has become very popular of late and it is an abbreviation of “Audio and Video over Internet Protocol” but what does it really mean in practical AV terms?

Put simply, AV Over IP is about sending audio and video signals though standard networks. This process uses devices called encoders to convert analogue or digital audio and video into data that can be sent (streamed) across a standard Ethernet network to a decoder device that converts the received data back to audio and video signals.

AV Over IP solutions for audio and video have been around for many years but only recently has the latest hurdle of flawless 4K/UHD video been surmounted.

This makes possible products that are capable of high quality video distribution between rooms, buildings, or even further just as freely as computer data, but what are the practical, technical and economic considerations?

Want to read on?

DOWNLOAD OUR FULL WHITEPAPER ‘AV OVER IP ESSENTIALS’ HERE

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s