Biamp December 2023 Newsletter
All Parlé Conferencing Bars Now Certified for Microsoft Teams Rooms
Our full line of Parlé all-in-one video and audio conferencing bars are now certified for use in Microsoft Teams Rooms. The Teams Room certification is a game-changer for the Pro AV industry, ensuring each of our best-in-class Parlé conferencing bars performs seamlessly within the rigorous standards of the Microsoft Teams unified communication (UC) platform.

The Parlé family of conferencing bars includes the Parlé VBC 2500 video conferencing bar and the Parlé ABC 2500 audio conferencing bar, as well as the Parlé VBC 2500a and Parlé ABC 2500a conferencing bars that include a discrete output for Assistive Listening Systems.

Learn more about the premium conferencing experience delivered by our Microsoft Teams Room certified Parlé conferencing bars.

Parlé N 100 Now Shipping!
By adding network connectivity to Parlé conferencing bars, the Parlé N 100 port expander enables device monitoring, firmware updates and enterprise administration of the Parlé conferencing bars via SageVue software. Additional USB ports enable connectivity with a UC Compute or BYOM laptop, as well as in-room peripherals.

  • Gigabit Ethernet port for network connectivity
  • USB 3.0 Type-C port provides power to the Parlé conferencing bar
  • USB 3.0 Type-B port for connecting a laptop or UC compute device
  • 2x USB 3.0 Type-A ports for connecting peripherals
  • Allows firmware updates on connected Biamp devices
  • Mounts behind the display via mounting plate with cable management features and a protective cover

Please consult with your regional sales representative for further information regarding estimated shipment timing in your area.
Now Shipping: Low Profile Desono TAA-Compliant Ceiling Loudspeakers
Biamp is proud to announce two new additions to our extensive portfolio of made-in-America, TAA-compliant products.

The Desono  C-IC6LP-TAA  and  DX-IC6LP-TAA  comply with the United States Trade Agreement Act (TAA), allowing them to be included in GSA Schedule contractors’ sales bids for the U.S. federal government.

Both Desono models are now available for immediate delivery.

Proudly engineered and manufactured in America, the renowned, industry leading C-IC6LP-TAA and DX-IC6LP-TAA are two-way passive coaxial loudspeakers optimized for speech reproduction in conferencing applications. And because they’re low-profile, they greatly enhance system design flexibility and reduce installation time in even the tightest ceiling spaces.
SageVue 2.3 Adds Support for Parlé N 100 and EasyConnect MPX 100 Devices
SageVue 2.3 management and monitoring software is now available for download.

This latest update adds support for Parlé N 100 and EasyConnect MPX 100 devices, along with several other improvements and fixes.

The new support for Parlé N 100 and EasyConnect MPX 100 devices includes:
  • Status and device information for Parlé N 100 and EasyConnect MPX 100
  • Status and device information for peripheral devices connected to the Parlé and EasyConnect devices
  • Firmware updates for Parlé N 100 and EasyConnect MPX devices
  • Firmware updates applied to the Parlé and EasyConnect devices will also update the firmware for connected Biamp peripheral devices

SageVue 2.3 also expands support for Tesira layouts generated by versions up through the Tesira 4.7.1 release.

This release also includes the following enhancements and other minor bug fixes:
  • Large deployments of Devio devices are now supported in SageVue
  • Updated date formats and event scheduling for our customers in Australia
  • When credentials for accessing the device are not available or are invalid, the device will now report ‘Need to log in’

Biamp encourages you to use the latest versions of our software. Click the links below to download the latest version of SageVue and learn more about Biamp management and monitoring software.
New Project Designer Release Provides Several Key Enhancements
This new 1.35.1 release of Project Designer further optimizes the Apprimo Touch 8i firmware for improved performance with Tesira products and Impera Tango controllers. For the latest capabilities and best performance of your control systems, be sure to keep your Project Designer software up to date.

Make sure you’re using version 1.35 or newer to enable integrated room control with Microsoft Teams Rooms and Zoom Rooms UCCs.

With Impera and Project Designer, adding room controls to Microsoft Teams Rooms and Zoom Rooms is easier than ever. More details about adding Impera room control to your Microsoft Teams Room UCC can be found in  this article.  If your project involves Zoom Rooms UCCs, you can find integration instructions  here.

This latest Project Designer release also adds or enhances features across the control product family. Download Project Designer 1.35.1 today.
The Significance of Microsoft Teams Rooms Certification in AV Conferencing Technologies
In the era of digital collaboration, effective communication lies at the heart of organizational success. Microsoft Teams is a dominant player in the unified communications (UC) space, so the importance of conferencing technologies being certified for Microsoft Teams Rooms cannot be overstated.

Microsoft Teams Rooms certification offers peace of mind and security to integrators, installers, information technology personnel, and end users, assuring them that the conferencing technologies are validated to meet or exceed performance requirements within the rigorous standards of the Microsoft Teams UC platform.

Biamp is committed to building innovative meeting room AV solutions that are fully compatible with Microsoft Teams.

And now, our full line of Parlé all-in-one video and audio conferencing bars are Certified for Microsoft Teams. This is a game-changer for the Pro AV industry, ensuring each of our best-in-class Parlé conferencing bars performs seamlessly within the rigorous standards of the Microsoft Teams UC platform.
Upcoming Events & Tradeshows
Biamp has a presence at industry tradeshows around the world and regularly speaks on trends, technologies, and other relevant topics. Find the show or speaking event you're interested in and join us.

Event or Tradeshow

Date, Location & Booth Number

National Athletic Directors Conference Orlando, FL - December 15-19 - Booth #106
Integrated Systems EuropeBarcelona - January 30 to February 2 - Booth 3D100
Upcoming Webinars & Trainings
Biamp is focused on providing high-quality online and in-person trainings and webinars. Here is a sampling of our upcoming  webinars  and don’t forget to explore our extensive online  training courses.
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