Ward-Beck Systems of Canada to join RAVENNA partner community

Toronto-based broadcast equipment specialist Ward-Beck Systems today announced their membership of the RAVENNA partner community. Known for their outstanding commitment and expertise in the broadcast domain since 1967, Ward-Beck now raises the bar still higher by adding RAVENNA/AES67 connectivity to their products.  Initial products with Ravenna/AES67 connectivity include the AMS2-N, (two channel monitor), AMS8-N (eight channel monitor) 32ME-N (dual 16 channel network converter with metering) MLC8-N (8 channel converter, with metering and level control).

According to Kevin Lyver, President of Ward-Beck, “AoIP is the way of the future.  We conducted extensive research on the different available technologies and found RAVENNA/AES67 suited our needs and the needs of our clients best. We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with our partners at ALC NetworX and the growing RAVENNA partner community.”  

Andreas Hildebrand, Senior Product Manager of ALC NetworX, welcomes Ward-Beck Systems to the RAVENNA partner community. “With the rapidly increasing industry interest on AES67, an ever-growing number of manufacturers are seeking for fast and reliable options to integrate audio-over-IP connectivity into their products. We are honored that Ward-Beck Systems with their palette of highly specialized products and their enviable reputation as an excellent project partner has chosen to use RAVENNA technology to implement AES67 connectivity into their products. We are convinced that RAVENNA/AES67-enabled Ward-Beck products will further enhance the field of applications for interoperable audio-over-IP solutions.”