Sonifex Adds to Silence Monitor
Broadcast equipment maker Sonifex has modified its Redbox RB-SD1 silence
detector by adding an Ethernet port and a USB port.
Ethernet, the RB-SD1IP becomes networkable. That allows for remote
operation and provides for security by locking out front-panel controls
(especially those at remote locations). The remote GUI also provides more
The USB port allows for firmware
update and silence message playout material storage.
Sonifex Managing Director Marcus Brooke
said the company had received requests from customers for remote Ethernet control. “It seemed a
natural progression to add in Ethernet and USB ports to add some excellent new