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Calrec licenses Lab X Xavity™ Audio for AVB Connectivity

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, March 12, 2013– The leading Audio Video Bridging (AVB) platform provider Lab X Technologies announces that the broadcast console manufacturer Calrec Audio Ltd has licensed Xavity™ Audio for use as the foundation of their AVB connectivityaudio products.

“We want to ensure our customers’ needs are well-represented by open standardAVB-based products, and we have chosen Lab X’s robust Xavity Audio platform for the foundation of our forthcoming AVB products,” states Patrick Warrington, Calrec’s Technical Director. “Xavity provides us with mature, feature-rich AVB implementation for our demanding high channel count, high performance, high reliability broadcast audio products.

“Calrec has built a reputation for developing a strong line of broadcast audio products,” says Lee Minich, president of Lab X Technologies. “We are pleased to work with Calrec to provideXavity as a complete, standards-based, AVB networking solution for its broadcast industry-leading products.”

Xavity (pronounced ‘zav-i-tee’) AVB connectivity guarantees mission critical audio and video media will coexist simultaneously on a converged Ethernet network without time consuming, manual configuration of the network infrastructure.Xavity also provides equipment manufacturers must-have features such as glitch-free stream redundancy, cross platform standardized APIs, and a single network connection for guaranteed AV media as well as legacy network control / data.

About Calrec

Calrec has manufactured high quality audio products to the broadcast marketplace since 1964.Throughout its history the company has focused specifically on the needs of its customers, working closely with them to develop solutions to their problems. Calrec has consistently pushed forward technology barriers to provide comprehensive facilities which meet complex requirements. Calrec is a member of the AVnu Alliance (

) to promote the adoption of AVnu-certified AVB technology.

About Lab X Technologies

Founded in 1996, Lab X Technologies, LLC is a Rochester, New York-based engineering design firm recognized as a global leader in digital AV media transport and network connectivity, with extensive experience in applying IEEE 802.1 Audio Video Bridging (AVB) and other audio networking standards. Lab X is an influential participant in the AVB community, an extremely active member of AVnu Alliance (

) and fully committed to AVnu certified interoperability.

Lab X partners with leading AV manufacturers to accelerate product development cycles, enable digital network interoperability by licensing Xavity AVB connectivity platforms, augmenting internal design teams, providing pre-engineered connectivity modules, developing innovative product concepts, and producing complete turnkey custom solutions.

Xavity, the Xavity logo, and stylized Xavity X are trademarks of Lab X Technologies, LLC. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.