Recommended Ethernet Switches for AoIP
Generally speaking, any Gigabit switch will work for Dante, and any Gigabit switch that supports IGMP Snooping and an IGMP Querier will work for multicast (AES-67).We have begun to recommend the Cisco SG350 series of switches. They're managed switches that tick two key boxes for use with Dante and AES-67
Note that by default, Ethernet switches come with IGMP features turned off, so if your audio network will have multicast AES-67 audio, make sure you turn these features on when you install your system.
- They have a built in DHCP server. Dante is easier to configure and maintain under DHCP, so having a switch that includes a DHCP server makes for simple installation and management.
- They support IGMP Snooping and have an IGMP Querier built in.
How To Set Up Cisco SG350 Series Switches for Logitek Audio over IP
Before You Begin Ensure that you have a Cisco SG350-series switch. This article only applies to Cisco SG350-series switches. Decide how IP Addresses will be managed. We strongly recommend using DHCP to assign addresses to your networked audio ...
Choosing An IP Address Scheme for Logitek AoIP
Set up a private IP address range that doesn't conflict with other subnets in your network, and keep your Audio over IP devices in that range. We don't have a preference, just pick something that works for your facility. Not to get too deep in the ...
Using the Livewire+ AoIP driver with the JET67 and NET67
Follow this guide to configure the Livewire+ AES-67 driver for use with the Logitek JET67 Audio Engine. Open Livewire driver GUI. In the Sources list check the Enable box, enter the stream name, Livewire channel number and packet mode. Press the ...
How To Set Up HP ProCurve 2920 for Logitek AoIP
OverviewIt is critical that you enable IGMP Snooping and the IGMP Querier on your Ethernet switch for audio networking. These switch features properly manage the multicast audio packets that flow between devices. Without these features being turned ...
How To Set Up Cisco Catalyst 2960 for Logitek AoIP
OverviewLogitek uses multicast audio packets to stream audio between devices. These packets require a switch with IGMP Snooping and an IGMP Querier for proper management. You must set up these features in order for the switch to properly take care of ...