New software for ETCs ColorSource Relay implements wireless RDM
Tue, 23 May 2017 10:31
ColorSource Relay family
The ColorSource® Relay system kick-started a new era of power control, bringing
budget-friendly system infrastructure with data distribution to theatres, houses of
worship, schools and community centres. Now the ColorSource Relay is upgrading
its simple configuration and wireless performance with the addition of wireless
The latest release of the Relay software version 1.1.0 is available to download
and offers venues the ability to add wireless RDM to their ColorSource Relay
system. RDM makes the convenient system even simpler to use, letting users
identify and address their equipment wirelessly and then configure and monitor it,
no matter where its placed in the rig. The Relay and ColorSource Transmitter have
a 100-metre (328-foot) range and require minimal setup and no programming
The ColorSource Relay system was already a ground-breaking tool, but now its
even more powerful with the addition of wireless RDM, says Ned Keitt-Pride, power
controls product manager. The ColorSource Relay makes it easy to get DMX, power
and the benefits of RDM into remote locations.
RDM is available in all ColorSource Relay units with an upgrade to software version
1.1.0. . In order to upgrade their units, users should contact ETC technical support.
In addition to adding wireless RDM, the latest version of the ColorSource Relay
software also includes upgrades for performance optimisation of wireless DMX.
The problem-solving ColorSource Relay offers configuration and control without
cords and gives experts and beginners alike the superior ETC control experience.
For more information on the ColorSource Relay and the entire ColorSource family,