CTI Online Course:

        Getting Started with Dante

        The “Getting Started with Dante (by Audinate)” series of videos provides a high-level practical view of Dante audio networking.

        Dante Overview

        In Chapter 1: Dante Overview, we learn:
        • moving from analog to digital networking
        • working with dante products from multiple manufacturers
        • dante performance
        • basic network equipment requirements for dante
        • basic networking knowledge and dante

        A Simple Dante Network

        In Chapter 2: A Simple Dante Network, we learn:
        • Creating a basic network with Dante devices and a network switch
        • Discovery of Dante devices
        • Routing signals with Dante Controller
        • Auto-reconnect of subscriptions between power cycles

        Dante Controller

        In Chapter 3: Dante Controller, we learn:
        • Automatic discovery of connected Dante devices
        • Navigating the Dante Controller interface
          • Routing View
          • Clock Status
          • Network Status
          • Event Log
        • Routing signals
        • Split signals
        • Naming devices and audio channels
        • Clocking basics

        Dante Virtual Soundcard

        In Chapter 4: Dante Virtual Soundcard, we learn:
        • What is Dante Virtual Soundcard?
        • Stopping and starting Dante Virtual Soundcard
        • ASIO and WDM drivers for Windows
        • Configuring Dante Virtual Soundcard
          • Channels
          • Latency
          • Network interfaces
          Dante Virtual Soundcard demonstration: multitrack recording

        Networking Basics for Audio

        In Chapter 5: Networking Basics for Audio, we learn:
        • IP addresses
        • DHCP
        • Names vs. addresses
        • Quality of Service 0:0QoS settings on switches
        • Choosing a network switch

        Dante Clocking Basics

        In Chapter 6: Dante Clocking Basics, we learn:
        • How Dante clocking compares to legacy digital audio
        • Dante clock roles and elections
        • Clock failure modes
        • Configuring Clock behaviors in Dante Controller
        • Using external clocks

        Unicast and Multicast Transport

        In Part 7: Unicast and Multicast Transport, we learn:
        • Understanding Unicast and Multicast on IP networks
        • Best practices for use of Multicast
        • Configuring Multicast with Dante Controller

        Dante Redundancy

        In Part 8: Dante Redundancy, we learn:
        • How Dante Redundancy works
        • Configuring a redundant network
        • Best practices for redundancy