Cool Stuff: Wheatstone IP Meters GUI - Radio World

Cool Stuff: Wheatstone IP Meters GUI

Here’s a product with real visual bang
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We’re profiling winners of the Radio World “Cool Stuff” Award:

Wheatstone’s IP Meters GUI for the WheatNet-IP network provides metering of parameters like audio levels, signal density and FFT readings, but in a way you ain’t seen before. The app puts a “wall of meters” on your computer screen for monitoring of audio peak levels and average levels at selected points on your network. Included is a separate FFT meter for spectral readings plus visual alerts should a channel go dark.

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The GUI is customizable and lets you display just about any array of metering and analysis on the monitor of any computer connected to a WheatNet-IP Intelligent Network. Meters have silence detection, so you can see if an audio stream has gone down, and where. Each meter or cell can be set up as a horizontal, vertical or eyebrow bargraph meter. You can set up two, 20, 60 or more cells in a “wall.” You determine where and what to meter: console inputs, mic outputs, the satellite receiver, studios, Web streams. A separate analysis window allows you to view one audio stream in a variety of ways including FFT, 3D plot, oscilloscope, energy vs. frequency and spectral dynamic range.

Ask about all the ways the display can be customized. The app is, well, cool.

Info: www.wheatstone.com