All technical functions on one platform: Beckhoff supports all relevant interfaces
Besides integrating DMX, sACN, Art-Net™, PosiStageNet, DALI, KNX/EIB, dimmers, and LED for lighting control systems, system integrators also have all typical interfaces at their disposal for connecting AV and multimedia systems. With support for SMPTE Timecode, PJLink, AES 70 (OCA), OSC, Crestron, and QSC, Beckhoff speaks the unique "languages" of this industry, ensuring that the most varied devices and applications in the entertainment industry can be controlled on the basis of standard control components. In addition, suitable communication options such as ADS, EAP, OPC-UA, and a further 25 fieldbuses are also available within the Beckhoff world to establish connections to other systems of relevance for the entertainment industry. The comprehensive connectivity means that all technical functions can be linked together – from stage technology through audio/video control, lighting technology, and control of show effects to device management and condition monitoring. Moreover, the consistency of the control offers the advantage that all system information is made available to the user on one platform.