TRAINING SOLUTIONS

NETWORKING

PANDORAS BOX

dmx controller

show controller

digital intercom

Introduction to networking

A two-day course to get proficient on the existing network technologies that are now part of the AV and entertainment industries. The class will be a mix of lecture of the various technologies and protocols comprising a network and their uses related to the entertainment field. Different hands-on exercise will allow the attendee to practice the networking of a whole range of equipment.

  • A laptop computer (PC) is needed for the hands-on exercises.

Day 1 – AM

  • Origins of networking
  • Types of networks (Ethernet, Internet, Cell)
  • Couche L1 – Physique
  • Cabling (CAT5 vs CAT6)
  • Connectors
  • Optical fiber variants et differences
  • Speeds and duplex (10M, 100M, GB)
  • Switches vs hubs vs routers
  • Crossover cables
  • CSMA / CA
  • Problems, collisions
  • Trames Ethernet
  • Switching vs Routing
  • Pin out, tests and tools
  • Hands-on: Crimping cables

Day 2 – AM

  • Hands-on: Wireless Router Setup with DHCP Server

  • Artnet/sACN monitoring via specialized software

  • Traffic sniffing with Wireshark

  • True tracking backup explanation

  • Power over Ethernet  (PoE)

  • Virtual LAN (VLAN)

  • Broadcast Storms (Loops) and Spanning Tree Protocol

  • Addressing issues

  • IPv4 vs IPv6

  • Hands-on: Lighting Network (Artnet network with Lighting desk, Artnet node and LED fixture)

Day 1 – PM

  • IP Protocols Introduction
  • IP vs TCP vs UDP vs high level protocols
  • IP addressing
  • Routing: Subnet mask
  • Broadcast vs Unicast
  • Entertainment industry protocols
  • Artnet
  • sACN
  • MA-Net
  • Cobranet
  • Dante
  • AVB
  • Telnet and control protocols, PJLink
  • Web, mail, FTP
  • DHCP
  • DNS
  • PING (ICMP)

Day 2 – PM

  • Firewalls

  • Windows: multiple interface priorities

  • Windows: multiple subnets on a single interface

  • Audio/Video Streaming

  • Quality of service

  • Wireless Networking basic notions

  • Standards

  • Frequencies

  • Security

  • Use in entertainment industry

  • Hands-on: File sharing network setup

BASIC PANDORAS BOX TRAINING

Atwo day introduction to programming with Pandora’s box.

The overview of the system, content integration, timeline programming, interface overview, project setup.

Based upon many years of experience and the invaluable input we received from many of our users and customers, we have developed a comprehensive training system.

Since Pandoras Box products can be used in such a wide variety of projects, we recognize that thorough training as well as in-depth knowledge of the entire system is the best method for ensuring that our users get the maximum value out of their project.

With the new Version 6 of Pandoras Box and Widget Designer we changed our training system.

Day 1 – AM

  • Layers and attributes 
  • Training Classes offered, Products overview and differences
  • PB Menu overview 
  • Networking (IP addresses)
  • Manager versus clients
  • Manager interface overview
  • Content Management
  • Log file locations
  • Task 1:
  • Task 2:

Day 2 – AM

  • Day 1 Revision

  • Advanced GUI Features

  • Effects

  • Improving Video

  • Configurations

  • Task 1:

  • Task 2:

Day 3 – AM

  • Widget Designer

  • Task 1:

  • Task 2:

Day 1 – PM

  • Layers differences and attributes 
  • Timeline (sequence) overview
  • Active Values overview:
  • Task 3
  • Task 4
  • Cue overview
  • Timeline Navigation Shortcuts
  • Task 5
  • Task 6

Day 2 – PM

  • Playlist – Text Editor – WEB – Watch Folder …

  • Cameras and Outputs

  • Keystone and Softedge

  • Task 3:

  • Task 4:

  • PB Warper & Tools

  • Task 5:

  • Task 6:

Day 3 – PM

  • Widget Designer 

  • Task 3
  • Task 4

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