AXON Gear Deployed at Six South Africa World Cup Stadiums

Axon Synapse Digital Glue at the OB Facilities in Soccer City, Ellis Park, Port Elizabeth, Rustenburg, Pretoria and Durban

AXON is the main supplier of signal processing equipment at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. At 6 of the 10 stadiums AXON’s Synapse equipment is fulfilling the needs of the various signal-processing requirements.

AXON’s equipment is being used at the Durban, Port Elizabeth, Johannesburg/Ellispark, and Pretoria venues. AXON Gear has also been deployed by German facility supplier Studio Berlin for the Johannesburg/Soccer City and Rustenburg venues. These six facilities are equipped with a total of 400 AXON Synapse quad split modules capable of generating 1500 multiview channels. Other AXON equipment on hand in South Africa includes the Synapse dual channel down converters, dual channel up converters, 8-channel audio sample rate converters, distribution amplifiers, and video delays.