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  • January 22, 2018

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    QSC Introduces Four New Q-SYS Touch Screen Controllers

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (January 22, 2018) – [Fr, De, Es] – QSC, LLC, is pleased to introduce new additions to the TSC-G2 Series of touch screen controllers for the Q-SYS Platform: TSC-47w-G2 – 4.7” (119mm) touch screen with 960x540 resolution TSC-55w-G2 – 5.5” (127mm) touch screen with 1280x720 resolution TSC-80w-G2 – 8.0” (203mm) touch screen with 1280x800 resolution TSC-116w-G2 – 11.6” (295mm) touch screen with 1920x1080 resolution The TSC-G2 Series combines capacitive touch technology with a bright, high-resolution LCD display, in-plane switching (IPS) technology for better off-axis viewing and Power over Ethernet (PoE) connectivity for simplified single cable installation. Because Q-SYS consolidates audio, video and control processing into a single platform, the TSC-G2 Series touch screen controllers operate without dedicated control hardware, and…

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  • January 8, 2018

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    QSC Adds COMM-TEC as System Distribution Partner for Austria

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (January 8, 2018) – QSC, LLC, today announced that COMM-TEC, one of the largest and most renowned distribution companies for AV media technology in Europe, will begin distributing QSC Systems portfolio in Austria, starting 1 January 2018. Markus Winkler, Senior Vice President, QSC Systems says, “COMM-TEC is a competent partner with local roots and international relevance capable of serving both national and multinational customer needs. We look forward to enlisting this partnership to provide local distribution and product support to our Austrian customers.”   “We are thrilled to offer the Q-SYS Platform as the flagship for the QSC Systems portfolio,” says Carsten Steinecker, Managing Director at COMM-TEC. “This market-leading, software-based audio, video and control (AV&C) platform significantly reduces required hardware and helps…

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  • January 4, 2018

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    QSC Celebrates 50 Years and Forward

    Costa Mesa, CA (January 04, 2018) – 1968 was a year of seismic change across the globe. Fifty years ago, unrest was fueled by civil rights movements in the United States and protests and revolutions in Europe. Technological innovations included the introduction of the 747 jumbo jet and the first humans to orbit the moon, in Apollo 8. In music, as the Beatles sang ‘Hey Jude’ and the Rolling Stones rocked ‘Jumping Jack Flash’, the company known today as QSC was born as Quilter Sound Things in a small industrial building in Costa Mesa, California.   The original focus for QSC was hand-built guitar amplifiers; the company only later transforming and evolving to become a world-leading brand in power amplifiers. “Our early vision was to take over the world with high-powered, giant guitar amps, but we missed that boat and refocused our efforts on power amps,” said Pat…

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  • December 14, 2017

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    QSC Announces New AcousticCoverage Ceiling-Mount Loudspeaker

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (December 14, 2017) – [De, Fr, Es] – QSC, LLC, today announced a new AcousticCoverage™ Series loudspeaker. The AC-C2T is a 2.75" full range loudspeaker with 70/100V transformer and 8 ohm bypass making it ideal for lower ceiling environments such as distance conferencing reinforcement, wide area paging and business music applications.  “This new addition to our loudspeaker lineup provides integrators a cost-effective option that not only provides exceptional voice coverage, but also improves musicality not typically found in products designed for background music,” said Travis Nie, Product Manager for QSC Installed Loudspeakers. “It also provides a much wider conical coverage which reduces the number of loudspeakers needed in low ceiling applications.” To further enhance performance and create a complete QSC systems solution,…

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  • November 15, 2017

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    QSC CEO Named President-Elect of 2018 AVIXA Board of Directors

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (Nov. 15, 2017) – QSC, LLC, is proud to announce that Joe Pham, President & CEO, QSC has been named President-Elect of the 2018 Board of Directors for AVIXA (formerly InfoComm International). This will be Pham’s fourth year serving on the board where he served as Secretary-Treasurer in 2017. “Part of AVIXA’s rebranding is to reinvigorate the market and focus more on the user experience,” says Pham. “As this industry shifts into a world of convergence, AVIXA is looking to grow the AV industry globally and offer additional support and programs to its members. It really is an exciting time in our market and I’m thrilled to be part of this transformation.” About QSC QSC is a globally recognized manufacturer of audio/video/control solutions for huddle rooms to stadiums—and everything in between. Our systems make it easy for your team to…

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  • September 28, 2017

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    QSC Nominated for Three 2018 TEC Awards for Outstanding Technical Achievement

    Vote Now Costa Mesa, CA (September, 2017) – QSC, LLC is proud to announce that it has been nominated for three individual 2018 Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Awards for outstanding technical achievement in product design, innovation and production for its TouchMix-30 Pro compact digital mixer, K.2 Series Loudspeakers and Q-SYS™ Core 510i Integrated processor. Presented annually by the NAMM Foundation at The NAMM Show, the NAMM TEC Awards recognizes the individuals, companies and technical innovations behind the sound of recordings, live performances, films, television, video games and other media. “QSC is extremely honored to receive the recognition of these three nominations for technical achievement awards this year,” says Chris Humphrey, QSC Vice President of Marketing. “Our aim is to continue to develop innovative products and solutions which set new…

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  • September 25, 2017

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    QSC Bolsters Presence in the SAARC Region

    QSC Regional Office, Bangalore, India (September 25, 2017) – QSC, LLC, announces its expanded presence in the SAARC region with a regional office in Bangalore, India and its first appearance at InfoComm India. QSC offers full operations, sales and support, system application design, as well as training throughout the region. At this upcoming InfoComm show, QSC (booth D55) will show the full capabilities of the Q-SYS™ Platform and demonstrate how it fully integrates audio, video and control (AV&C) for applications ranging from meeting rooms to theme parks. “With the rapid growth of the SAARC region, we have put dedicated resources to help support our customers with local operations, local stock and hands-on training,” said Mandy Spencer, Senior Director of Sales Operations & Services, QSC. “By exhibiting at InfoComm India, QSC is able to connect with even more…

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  • July 27, 2017

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    QSC and WyreStorm Announce Software Partnership for Easy Integration Between the Q-SYS Platform and NetworkHD Products

    ALBANY, NY – 27th July 2017 – [De, Fr, Es] - QSC, LLC and WyreStorm, a leading specialist in AV signal management and control over IP, HDBaseT and HDMI, have announced integration between the QSC Q-SYS™ Platform and WyreStorm’s award-winning NetworkHD™ AV over IP solutions. This technical partnership enables two distinct technologies to seamlessly integrate WyreStorm Video over IP distribution with the Q-SYS Platform. First, the Q-SYS Media Stream Receiver software component within Q-SYS Designer Software has been updated to allow for simple connection to the audio stream generated by any NetworkHD 100 and 200 Series AV over IP encoder. This allows Q-SYS to ingest the audio content presented to the encoder by its HDMI source device, and then process and route to any destination on the network. Second, QSC will release plugins for the NetworkHD Series to allow for…

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  • July 25, 2017

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    QSC Introduces Q-SYS Small-Format Touch Screen Controller

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (July 25, 2017) - [De, Fr, Es] - QSC, LLC, is pleased to introduce the TSC-47W-G2, a 4.7” in-wall touch screen dialer/controller. The new touch screen combines capacitive LCD touch technology with a 960x540 high-definition display and Power over Ethernet (PoE) for simplified single cable installation. The TSC-47W-G2 can operate in both portrait or landscape mode providing integrators even more design flexibility when installing in a wall, lectern or a similar flat surface. In addition, these units include accessories for mounting to US and European standard wall and junction boxes. “The new TSC-47W is the perfect control accessory for nearly any Q-SYS installation,” says Mike Brandes, Product Manager of Installed Systems, QSC. “It gives integrators a go-to device when they need a small-format screen that installs easily, and offers a…

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  • June 27, 2017

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    QSC Wins Global Presence Alliance Vendor Excellence Award for the Second Year

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (June 27, 2017) - QSC, LLC, is proud to accept the Vendor Excellence Award from the Global Presence Alliance (GPA) for the second year in a row. This award recognizes leading AV and UC manufacturers/vendors for their commitment to delivering a superior experience to GPA members and global customers. “It is a real honor to win this award again and receive recognition for QSC’s commitment to customer service, quality and technology innovation,” said Joe Pham, President and CEO, QSC. “We are proud to be part of the GPA network, which has helped QSC expand our global reach and offer an increased level of local support our customers have come to expect from us.” The GPA surveys its members each year to rate vendors in five categories: product innovation, technical support, sales and marketing programs, commercial flexibility and commitment…

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  • June 21, 2017

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    QSC AcousticDesign Series Ceiling-Mount Loudspeakers Now EN 54-24 Type A Compliant

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (June 21, 2017) – QSC, LLC, is pleased to announce the AcousticDesign™ Series AD-C4T and AD-C6T ceiling-mount loudspeakers are now EN 54-24 type A compliant. This European standard specifies strict requirements, test methods and performance criteria for loudspeakers intended to broadcast a voice alarm warning as part of a fire detection and fire alarm system. Both loudspeakers are specified for indoor use. “Having our loudspeakers EN 54-24 compliant provides European integrators an option to utilize one system for both performance audio and voice alarming. This will help to reduce costs in the field and provide a safer and more reliable emergency notification system for their customer,” said Markus Winkler, Senior Vice President, QSC Systems. "In addition, integrators can take advantage of AcousticDesign Series’ unique features and…

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  • June 19, 2017

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    Markus Winkler Named Senior Vice President, QSC Systems

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (June 19, 2017) – [Fr, Es] –  QSC, LLC, announces Markus Winkler as Senior Vice President, QSC Systems. Based in Sinsheim Germany, Winkler will lead QSC’s rapidly expanding global Systems business and oversee efforts to expand QSC’s operational presence in EMEA. Markus Winkler joins QSC following his long and successful role as Managing Director of Shure EMEA, and brings over 20 years of executive leadership experience in the audiovisual industry. During his tenure with Shure, Winkler led the expansion and growth of Shure’s thriving business and organization in EMEA. “Traditional audio, video and control markets are in an era of unprecedented change with traditional ecosystems being disrupted by rapidly evolving channels and technologies, managed by a unified AV and IT organization,” said Joe Pham, President and CEO, QSC. “We are…

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  • June 14, 2017

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    Q-SYS Provides the Processing Backbone for Orange County Convention Center and InfoComm 2017

    Orlando, FL (June 14, 2017) – QSC announces its Q-SYS™ Platform provides the backbone for the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) and its 7.2 million square feet of exhibition space. Renowned as the largest convention center in the U.S., the OCCC is home to a wide range of flagship events including the InfoComm professional AV show. Throughout InfoComm 2017 and beyond, all audio within the OCCC is processed, routed and controlled by Q-SYS. InfoComm attendees can monitor the entire Q-SYS infrastructure in realtime via a master user control interface at the QSC booth (5645). During its recent 35th anniversary, OCCC upgraded its system to handle the demands of modern audio routing and the ability to easily integrate and control audio between its West Hall and North/South Hall. The OCCC worked with two locally-based specialists – Pro Sound & Video and Matern…

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  • June 12, 2017

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    Q-SYS Platform Offers Integration with Atlona Solutions

    Costa Mesa, CA and San Jose, CA - (June 12, 2017) – QSC, LLC, and Atlona today announce a collaboration to co-develop plugins for the Q-SYS™ Platform. These plugins provide networked audio stream compatibility with Atlona OmniStream™ AVoIP products, and offer direct system control for CLSO Series video switchers. This integration will be on display in the QSC booth (5645) and Atlona booth (3961) at InfoComm 2017. The OmniStream plugin allows the Q-SYS Platform to ingest a direct audio stream from encoders as it does for any other input, and Q-SYS can process, route and mix those audio channels anywhere on the network. The CLSO Series plugin enables direct control of switcher operations from within Q-SYS user control interface. “Atlona is an ideal partner for QSC as they offer a solid and reliable video distribution infrastructure that pairs perfectly with Q-SYS,”…

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  • June 8, 2017

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    QSC Joins Logitech Collaboration Program

    Costa Mesa, Calif. - (June 8, 2017) – [Fr, Es] – QSC, LLC, today announced that it has joined the Logitech Collaboration Program (LCP) as a Integration partner in the program’s Complementary Technology Provider track. The companies have joined forces to integrate the QSC Q-SYS™ Platform and Logitech SmartDock for Skype Room System meeting room solution. When SmartDock is combined with the Q-SYS Platform, meeting room users can launch a meeting with a single touch while taking advantage of the enterprise capabilities found in the Q-SYS Platform. Q-SYS uses standard networking technology to add scalability and install flexibility to the best-in-class in-room meeting experience provided by Logitech SmartDock. Network-based processed audio, including discrete acoustic echo cancellation, noise reduction and meeting room specific automixer technology are presented from…

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  • June 6, 2017

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    Q-SYS Platform Offers Control and Monitoring Integration with Attero Tech Dante and AES67 Endpoints

    Costa Mesa, CA and Fort Wayne, IN - (June 6, 2017) – [De] – QSC, LLC, and Attero Tech, LLC, are excited to announce the availability of Q‑SYS plugins for specific Dante and AES67-enabled devices from Attero Tech. Developed and supported by Attero Tech, the plugins provide comprehensive audio and control integration with QSC’s Q-SYS Platform. Plugins will be available for a range of Attero Tech devices including the unHX2D HDMI audio-to-Dante de-embedder/embedder, the unD6IO-BT and the new unAX2IO+ wall plates, which will be showcased at InfoComm 2017 in Orlando, Florida. By using these new Q-SYS plugins, integrators and end users will have the ability to remotely control and monitor the Attero Tech devices from within the Q-SYS system allowing for tight integration with remote source and output devices. Audio streams from Attero Tech’s Dante-enabled devices can be…

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  • June 1, 2017

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    Abdul Chaudhri Joins QSC as Director, System Solutions

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (June 1, 2016) – QSC, LLC, announces Abdul Chaudhri as Director, Systems Solutions. In his role, Chaudhri will play a pivotal role in growing QSC’s enterprise solutions, strategies and cultivating end user relationships. Abdul Chaudhri joins QSC from AMX by Harman where he was Vice President Sales – Eastern Region. In that position, he led the channel sales team and multiple sales representative companies for Harman Pro. Prior to that, he spent eight years as the company’s Director of Sales - Global Accounts, where he created, developed and deployed the enterprise business and audio, video and control standardization strategy. “We are thrilled to have Abdul as part of our team,” said Joe Pham, President and CEO, QSC. “QSC sees a significant opportunity to take advantage of the new era of AV&C and we believe that includes focusing on…

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  • May 31, 2017

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    QSC Introduces Eight-Channel CXD-Q Series Network Processing Amplifiers for the Q-SYS Platform

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (May 31, 2017) – [De] – QSC, LLC, is pleased to introduce the CXD-Q and CXD-Qn eight-channel network processing amplifiers. Designed specifically for integration with the Q-SYS Platform, these amplifiers can take advantage of a “whole system” design philosophy where they can be configured and managed like all other elements of a Q-SYS system. The CXD-Q Series also features the QSC-exclusive Flexible Amplifier Summing Technology™ (FAST), which enables the ability to combine up to four channels for higher output power – all with optimal energy and rack space efficiency. “The release of an eight channel version of our popular CDX-Q Series amplifiers is a natural progression of our amplifier portfolio,” said Dale Sandberg, QSC Senior Product Manager. “We built on the four channel platform to create a more robust design and implementation.…

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  • May 31, 2017

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    QSC Debuts New AcousticDesign Column Surface-Mount Loudspeakers

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (May 31, 2016) - QSC, LLC, announces the addition of column surface-mount loudspeakers to its AcousticDesign (AD) Series. This premium line extension, which will debut at InfoComm 2017, is ideal for a wide variety of foreground and background applications and solves reverberant issues in high-ceiling spaces.   The new AD-S802T has eight 2.5” vertically-oriented drivers while the AD-S162T has sixteen 2.5” vertically-oriented drivers, both are high quality, 70/100V or 8 ohm bypass, full-range systems. They come equipped with a unique pan/tilt mounting system that offers multiple positioning locations, allowing the loudspeaker to remain close to the wall while offering the flexibility to deliver up to a -20° downward tilt. This makes installation even easier and reduces “live load” labor time while on the ladder. As part of the…

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  • May 31, 2017

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    QSC Announces Next-Generation Q-SYS Enterprise Core Processors

    QSC Headquarters, Costa Mesa, CA (May 31, 2017) – [De, Fr, Es] –QSC, LLC, is excited to announce new additions to the Q-SYS™ Enterprise Core category. Running exclusively on Dell server hardware, these industry-first solutions combine the processing capabilities of the Q-SYS realtime operating system with the Dell R730XL hardware platform. The result is the only IT-grade solution available on the market that brings audio, video and control (AV&C) processing into the datacenter. These new Q-SYS Enterprise Core processors represent the first fully integrated AV&C solution demonstrating the future of the industry and its shift towards standards-based IT platforms. The use of standard, mainstream hardware reflects a typical enterprise IT environment and provides several benefits, particularly for corporate clients and global enterprises, including: Centralized Shared…

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