GERMANY: Yamaha Music Central Europe has invited engineers to learn more about digital networking, writes PSN-e. A recent seminar in Wiehl, Germany saw 25 attendees enjoy advanced training on networked audio system design by YMCE specialists Ron Bakker, Ruben van der Goor, Arthur Koll and Pawel Zachanowizc.
Taking place at the city's Hotel Zur Post over three days, the event was attended by top consultants and system integrators from throughout central Europe. The curriculum was specially designed for university level engineers and managers and contained advanced information technology design methods, including quality management, network redundancy, safety standards, topology / protocol design and deep integration of audio in mediums such as video.
"In order to design reliable and functional networked audio systems, the application of this complex technology requires a very high level of technical knowledge," explaiined Nils-Peter Keller, YMCE deputy general manager. "Therefore, Yamaha actively provides the knowledge and support required to those who need it."
Yamaha is widely acknowledged as one of the driving forces behind in the development of digital sound and digital networking, having developed Ethernet compliant products such as CobraNet, EtherSound DME engines and MY interface cards.