Processing and Control for Professional AV Installations

Knowledge Base

Using Control Server to Tie it All Together

The video on this page is part of the Symetrix training program of the same name. If you have already completed your Composer certification, you can utilize these videos to catch up on the latest products and techniques. If you have not yet earned your certificate, please access this content through our online training center.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify and describe the function of the Symetrix Control Server.
  • Understand how to program Control Server applications with Composer software.
  • Access System Status page to view system information, network Information, and license information.
  • Use the Event Scheduler app to trigger presets based on date and time.
  • Describe the function of the Mixer app in Control Server.
  • Apply SymVue Panels for Control Server.

The Control Server is a half-rack unit that provides end-users browser-based control over any Symetrix Composer-based DSP. The rear panel has a 12 VDC / 2.5 amp power jack and a gigabit Ethernet Port for Symetrix Composer host control, web-based administration, serving of end-user apps, and control over devices on the AV network. The Ethernet port also features auto-crossover sensing for direct device-to-device connections. ​The front panel consists of two RP-SMA (reverse-polarity SMA) auto switching omni-directional antennae, a power LED, and a factory reset button.​