Using Audio Architect: BSS Audio Fundamentals

In this video series, Kevin Brown (Senior Product Specialist for BSS Audio) introduces the basics of programming BSS Audio Soundweb London devices within Audio Architect. Anyone seeking Soundweb London programming knowledge will benefit from watching this video series.

Chapter 1 - Virtual Wiring
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Chapter 1 - Virtual Wiring
00:24 – Series agenda 00:43 – Wiring Basics 04:30 – Multi-Wiring 05:43 – Broadcasting Wiring 06:51 – Wire Tags This video covers basic and advanced concepts related to connecting BSS Audio Soundweb London processing objects togethe...

Chapter 2 - Signal Naming
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Chapter 2 - Signal Naming
00:03 – Basics 01:30 – Advanced 03:00 – Noteworthy Processing Object: Source Selector 04:39 – Noteworthy Processing Object: Mixer 05:58 – Noteworthy Processing Object: Matrix Mixer 06:47 – Noteworthy Processing Object: Crossover Th...

Chapter 3 - Troubleshooting Audio
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Chapter 3 - Troubleshooting Audio
00:08 – Dynamic Meters 01:49 – "Red Dot" Mute Indication This video introduces powerful tools for visually troubleshooting the signal path within a BSS Audio Soundweb London devices in Audio Architect. This is the third of three v...

Using Audio Architect: General Tips and Tricks

In this video series, Kevin Brown (Senior Product Specialist for BSS Audio) offers some general tips and tricks for working with Audio Architect. Anyone who plans on using Audio Architect for any purpose will benefit from watching this video series.

Chapter 1 - File Menu
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Chapter 1 - File Menu
00:23 – agenda 00:53 – determining software version 01:06 – "Device Network" commands 01:15 – Application Options vs. Venue Options This video introduces the Audio Architect "File" menu. This is the first of three videos in which ...

Chapter 2 - Protection from Data Loss
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Chapter 2 - Protection from Data Loss
00:22 – Autosave 02:44 – File Version 04:58 – separate features This video discusses Audio Architect's features for preventing data loss. This is the second of three videos in which Kevin Brown (Senior Product Specialist for BSS A...

Chapter 3 - Window Management and Navigation
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Chapter 3 - Window Management and Navigation
00:07 – collapsing the Ribbon 00:55 – pan & zoom 03:48 – navigation via Venue Explorer 05:09 – copy/paste This video provides tips and tricks for working more quickly within Audio Architect. This is the third of three videos in wh...

Intro to Harman Installed Sound Solutions

In this video series, Kevin Brown (Senior Product Specialist for BSS Audio) introduces HARMAN's premium solutions for installed sound systems, and some of the underlying technologies used in those systems.

Chapter 1 - Core System Components
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Chapter 1 - Core System Components
00:14 – Agenda 00:47 – Intro to HARMAN 01:09 – A powerful combination 01:38 – Intro to BSS Audio Soundweb London 02:45 – Intro to Crown DCi (DriveCore Install) This video introduces HARMAN, some of its legendary brands, and a parti...

Chapter 2 - HiQnet Audio Architect vs. Other Software
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Chapter 2 - HiQnet Audio Architect vs. Other Software
00:04 – Intro and history of Audio Architect 01:12 – Audio Architect vs. London Architect 01:31 – Temporary feature omissions 02:18 – Improvements: easier integration 02:35 – Improvements: easier match / go online 02:44 – Improvemen...

Chapter 3 - Networked Audio - Evolution
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Chapter 3 - Networked Audio - Evolution
00:05 – Evolution of Soundweb London networked audio 00:20 – CobraNet 00:27 – BLU link 00:40 – AVB 00:50 – Dante 01:07 – ABCD This video chronicles the evolution of networked audio technology adoption within the Soundweb London pro...

Chapter 4 - Networked Audio - HiQnet
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Chapter 4 - Networked Audio - HiQnet
00:06 – HiQnet definition 00:29 – Waterfall vs. Faucet 00:40 – HiQnet network: Ethernet ports with control only 01:16 – HiQnet network: Ethernet ports with control plus audio 01:29 – HiQnet network: RS232 serial ports 01:38 – HiQnet...

Chapter 5 - Networked Audio - CobraNet
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Chapter 5 - Networked Audio - CobraNet
00:06 – basics 00:34 – infrastructure 01:02 – coexistence not recommended 01:36 – I/O capacity 01:52 – bundles 02:24 – limitations: device vs. network 02:57 – latency 04:15 – redundancy 05:28 – bundle usage examples This video prov...

Chapter 6 - Networked Audio - BLU Link
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Chapter 6 - Networked Audio - BLU Link
00:06 – basics 00:27 – brand adoption 00:51 – infrastructure 01:44 – BLU link network example 02:11 – fault tolerance 02:38 – 60 devices 02:44 – audio only 02:59 – network relief 03:50 – 256 channels 04:13 – broadcast protocol 05:20...

Chapter 7 - Networked Audio - AVB
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Chapter 7 - Networked Audio - AVB
00:06 – basics 00:33 – infrastructure 00:44 – AVnu Alliance 00:58 – peaceful coexistence guaranteed 01:24 – I/O capacity 01:40 – streams 02:08 – easy multicasting 02:40 – latency 03:06 – redundancy This video provides a technology ...

Chapter 8 - Networked Audio - Dante
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Chapter 8 - Networked Audio - Dante
00:06 – basics 00:26 – infrastructure 00:46 – coexistence via DiffServ QoS 01:21 – I/O capacity 01:37 – flows 02:20 – latency 02:36 – redundancy 03:29 – software from Audinate 03:38 – Dante Controller 04:01 – Dante Virtual Soundcard...

Chapter 9 - Choosing the Right Networked Audio
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Chapter 9 - Choosing the Right Networked Audio
00:12 – owner 00:26 – channel capacity per device 00:43 – channel capacity per network 00:55 – min/max latency 01:19 – risk of broadcast traffic causing network failure 01:38 – Ethernet vs Non-Ethernet 01:57 – single cable 02:32 – B...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview

In this video series, Kevin Brown (Senior Product Specialist for BSS Audio) provides a hardware overview for Soundweb London, an award winning product line of Digital Signal Processors designed and manufactured by BSS Audio, a HARMAN company.

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 1 - Intro
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 1 - Intro
00:38 – Step 1 00:54 – Step 2 01:39 – Step 3 01:51 – Controller Overview 02:43 – Parameters This video provides a high-level introduction to Soundweb London. This is the first of eight videos in which Kevin Brown (Senior Product S...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 2 - Cards
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 2 - Cards
00:05 – Product Comparison Chart 00:37 – BLU-806/326 Front/Rear 01:07 – I/O Card Slots 01:29 – Six Cards 01:52 – Analog Input Card 02:28 – Analog Output Card 02:47 – Digital Input Card 03:31 – Digital Output Card 03:58 – AEC Input C...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 3 - GPIO
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 3 - GPIO
00:06 – GPIO Ports 00:29 – GPI Detailed 01:35 – GPO Detailed 02:10 – Opto Isolator 02:22 – Multiple GPIO Devices 03:19 – BLU-GPX 04:24 – Logic Processing This video discusses the GPIO ports found on nearly all Soundweb London devic...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 4 - Networked Audio
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 4 - Networked Audio
00:05 – BNC Connectors 00:26 – BLU Link Ports 00:46 – Ethernet Port 01:41 – Serial RS-232 Port 02:19 – Locate Button 04:41 – Dante Ports 04:55 – Bridging 05:42 – AVB Ports 05:52 – CobraNet Ports 06:24 – LCD Screen This video discus...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 5 - DSP
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 5 - DSP
00:05 – Two Key Factors 00:16 – Networked Audio 00:43 – DSP 01:16 – 12 x 4 Application Example 04:00 – Varying DSP 04:22 – DSP Resource Usage Meter 06:20 – Devices Without DSP 06:55 – 20 x 12 Application Example Certain Soundweb Lo...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 6 - Fixed IO Devices
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 6 - Fixed IO Devices
00:12 – BLU-102 / -101 / -100 / -50 00:50 – 48 Channel BLU Link 02:44 – BLU-50 03:29 – BLU-100 03:38 – BLU-101 04:05 – BLU-102 04:18 – AEC Within BLU-101 / BLU-102 This video discusses the low-cost “Fixed I/O” Soundweb London devic...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 7 - BLU-BIB & BLU-BOB
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 7 - BLU-BIB & BLU-BOB
00:05 – BLU-BIB / BLU-BOB Basics 01:01 – Comparison Against BLU-120 01:45 – 12 x 4 BLU-BIB Application Example 05:07 – 12 x 12 BLU-BOB Application Example 06:04 – 18 x 8 Teleconferencing Application Example 07:54 – Simple Digital Au...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 8 - Controllers
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 8 - Controllers
00:12 – Windows-Based PC 00:49 – iOS Devices 02:40 – Ethernet Based 3rd-Party Controllers 03:22 – BLU-10 04:31 – BLU-8v2 06:43 – Contrio Ethernet Controllers 07:50 – Contrio EC-V 08:15 – Contrio EC-4B 08:38 – Contrio EC-4BV 09:23 – ...

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Si Consoles - BSS Soundweb London Control
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Si Consoles - BSS Soundweb London Control
Justin walks us through the new BSS External Preamp Control with Soundcraft's Si consoles in V1.6 Si software. There are other ways that you can connect to Soundcraft online.... Soundcraft Website: http://soundcraft.com/ Soundcra...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 1 - Intro
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 1 - Intro
00:38 – Step 1 00:54 – Step 2 01:39 – Step 3 01:51 – Controller Overview 02:43 – Parameters This video provides a high-level introduction to Soundweb London. This is the first of eight videos in which Kevin Brown (Senior Product S...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 2 - Cards
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 2 - Cards
00:05 – Product Comparison Chart 00:37 – BLU-806/326 Front/Rear 01:07 – I/O Card Slots 01:29 – Six Cards 01:52 – Analog Input Card 02:28 – Analog Output Card 02:47 – Digital Input Card 03:31 – Digital Output Card 03:58 – AEC Input C...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 3 - GPIO
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 3 - GPIO
00:06 – GPIO Ports 00:29 – GPI Detailed 01:35 – GPO Detailed 02:10 – Opto Isolator 02:22 – Multiple GPIO Devices 03:19 – BLU-GPX 04:24 – Logic Processing This video discusses the GPIO ports found on nearly all Soundweb London devic...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 4 - Networked Audio
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 4 - Networked Audio
00:05 – BNC Connectors 00:26 – BLU Link Ports 00:46 – Ethernet Port 01:41 – Serial RS-232 Port 02:19 – Locate Button 04:41 – Dante Ports 04:55 – Bridging 05:42 – AVB Ports 05:52 – CobraNet Ports 06:24 – LCD Screen This video discus...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 5 - DSP
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 5 - DSP
00:05 – Two Key Factors 00:16 – Networked Audio 00:43 – DSP 01:16 – 12 x 4 Application Example 04:00 – Varying DSP 04:22 – DSP Resource Usage Meter 06:20 – Devices Without DSP 06:55 – 20 x 12 Application Example Certain Soundweb Lo...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 6 - Fixed IO Devices
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 6 - Fixed IO Devices
00:12 – BLU-102 / -101 / -100 / -50 00:50 – 48 Channel BLU Link 02:44 – BLU-50 03:29 – BLU-100 03:38 – BLU-101 04:05 – BLU-102 04:18 – AEC Within BLU-101 / BLU-102 This video discusses the low-cost “Fixed I/O” Soundweb London devic...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 7 - BLU-BIB & BLU-BOB
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 7 - BLU-BIB & BLU-BOB
00:05 – BLU-BIB / BLU-BOB Basics 01:01 – Comparison Against BLU-120 01:45 – 12 x 4 BLU-BIB Application Example 05:07 – 12 x 12 BLU-BOB Application Example 06:04 – 18 x 8 Teleconferencing Application Example 07:54 – Simple Digital Au...

Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 8 - Controllers
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Soundweb London Hardware Overview - Chapter 8 - Controllers
00:12 – Windows-Based PC 00:49 – iOS Devices 02:40 – Ethernet Based 3rd-Party Controllers 03:22 – BLU-10 04:31 – BLU-8v2 06:43 – Contrio Ethernet Controllers 07:50 – Contrio EC-V 08:15 – Contrio EC-4B 08:38 – Contrio EC-4BV 09:23 – ...

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