Clear-Com unveiled the Eclipse HX Digital Matrix Systems and Eclipse HX (EHX)
Configuration Software at IBC.
This distinct set of powerful matrix intercoms offers faster performance, simplified
operations and administration and higher system capacity.
Comprising the Eclipse HX-Omega, Eclipse HX-Median and Eclipse HX-PiCo, as well as
the EHX software, the Eclipse HX systems are based on the original, powerful and
comprehensive Eclipse digital matrix platform. All retain the legacy platform’s unique
In addition, Clear-Com’s V-Series panels, frame cards and interfaces are compatible
with the new Eclipse HX range, providing a seamless logical upgrade path for existing
Eclipse customers. What sets Eclipse HX apart from the original Eclipse line are
improvements in the software architecture, user interface and system capacity.
Says Peter Stallard, senior product manager, Eclipse, Clear-Com: “In broadcast
facilities where matrix intercom systems and resources are often shared across
multiple studios, having fast and highly intuitive systems is critical when scarce
engineering resources are needed to execute system-wide changes reliably, in real-
time and with minimal impact on system users. Also the Eclipse HX systems have the
ability to make changes on the fly, which is especially important in OB vans and other
Screen Africa magazine – November / December 2012