LAS VEGAS — The SOFIA 568 FM/HD Radio SiteStreamer+™, manufactured by Inovonics, Inc., is a recipient of the Future Best of Show Award, presented at the 2019 NAB Show by Radio World.
Future’s Best of Show Awards are evaluated by a panel of engineers and industry experts, and are selected based on innovation, feature set, cost efficiency and performance in serving the industry.
About the Winner: The SOFIA 568 FM/HD Radio SiteStreamer+ is the first in a new series of elite SiteStreamers with advanced features for critical monitoring situations. The SOFIA 568 provides analog, AES3-digital and AoIP-streaming audio outputs. It collects histograms of signal parameters and displays HD Radio™ album artwork, station logos and similar visuals via the Web interface. Multiple stations can be sequentially monitored using the programmable StationRotation™ feature.
“The Future Best of Show Awards at NAB are in their sixth year,” said Paul McLane, Future managing director, content for media technology titles. “The program focuses attention on superb innovations in technology as seen around the million-square-foot exhibit floor of the industry’s top trade show. The list of 2019 winners and nominees shows where media technology businesses are headed.”
Inovonics´ CEO, Ben Barber said, “It is very gratifying to be able to introduce a product that radio engineers have been asking for. With features like displaying HD Radio album artwork, remote site monitoring, streaming, and AoIP the SOFIA 568 provides a unique solution for HD Radio stations.”
About Inovonics: For over 46 years Inovonics has maintained its position as a market leader of cost effective and innovative radio broadcast products. Inovonics specializes in high quality audio processors, RDS encoders, AM/FM modulation monitors, and off-air monitoring equipment for AM/FM/HD/RDS/Internet Radio. All Inovonics’ products are designed, manufactured, and assembled locally to insure quality from start to finish. All products include a 3-year Factory Warranty and Premiere after sales service.