Welcome to the future, no more need for specific expensive cables, for audio nor for video. This represents a leap forward in terms of cost reduction, user friendliness, ease of operations and possibilities. Regular (Cat5e / Cat6) network cables may now handle just about any AV conveying tasks, including routing audio, video, light control and more. Via the very same network infrastructure and technology. This offers huge improvements capabilities in term of costs of installation, redundancy, reach and physical space required for cabling. Not to mention extra benefits in terms of routing capabilities and ease of use. All via standard, IP Layer 3 network equipment.
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