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Systems Designers Conference
eSDC Session archives are now available!
Yamaha and NEXO present eSDC, a virtual conference for leaders in sound system design. Whether you are a consultant, a system integrator or a sound designer, you’ll find this virtual conference packed with innovative and informative content unique to your ever-changing field. You’ll get to look behind the scenes at Yamaha and NEXO and will hear from Yamaha experts as they explore the science, the art, and the development of innovation in sound system design.
Day 1: July 13 2021
Presenter: Daniel Bennett, François Deffarges
Description: Increase productivity while decreasing your system modeling time investment by utilizing Yamaha and NEXO design tools. Throughout the session Daniel Bennett and Carole Marsaud will discuss the benefits of designing with Yamaha and NEXO software.
Presenter: Daniel Bennett, Jim Johnson, Joe Rimstidt, Wes Hershberger
Description: With all the options available to solve problems, it is often difficult to know what the optimal solution is for challenging situations. Yamaha engineers will discuss how they approach interesting audio designs using the full family of Yamaha and NEXO products. Learn new ideas and techniques to consider when you are approaching your next "not-so-typical" design.
Day 2: July 14 2021
Presenter: Joel Howden
Description: Networks are dynamic environments and networking has quickly consumed the world of audio. Joel Howden will take us through the basics of the IP stack and best practices when designing a "future-proof" network for audio systems. We will also discuss unicast and multicast transmissions and how they apply to the audio network.
Presenter: Joel Howden
Description: In this session, we will examine the Yamaha approach to network management. Joel Howden explores Yamaha LAN Monitor software and Yamaha switch configuration for optimal visibility of a Yamaha network environment.
Day 3: July 15 2021
Presenter: Kevin Kimmel
Description: RIVAGE PM series digital mixing systems are more affordable than you think. Kevin Kimmel walks you through finding the right solution for various installations. He will discuss integration of CL, QL and RIVAGE PM series consoles and the benefits of RIVAGE PM series phase coherency as it relates to PA systems.
Presenter: Kevin Kimmel, Russ Long
Description: Discussion with RIVAGE PM series users, operators and designers in House of Worship, Corporate, Theatrical and Touring applications. Kevin Kimmel and Russ Long host four conversations with end users where the RIVAGE PM series has made itself at home.