Black Box Emerald®AV WALL Earns Best of Show at ISE 2024

DALLAS Feb. 9, 2024 — Black Box®, a leading IT solutions and consulting services provider to businesses worldwide, today announced that its award-winning Emerald®AV WALL has received further accolades for excellence and innovation, earning Best of Show at ISE 2024 from Sound & Video Contractor. A new software-based solution that fully integrates into the acclaimed Black Box Emerald® DESKVUE KVM-over-IP solution for creating custom workspaces, Emerald®AV WALL enhances the user experience by enabling seamless integration and intuitive control of a 2x2 video wall linked to the DESKVUE setup.

"The winners were judged from among a crowded field of submitted products," says Cynthia Wisehart, Editor Sound & Video Contractor. "Judges weighed feature set, ease of use, value, relevance, and innovation and drew on their professional experience to choose the Best of ISE 2024. Throughout this process, we are always aware of the hard work of everyone on the product teams, and congratulate everyone who contributed to the success of these products. Specifically for the Black Box Emerald®AV WALL judges appreciated that the clean, seamless source integration of Emerald DESKVUE had been expanded to video walls, bringing a proven workflow to the much larger canvas that many applications need."

From hundreds of products and solutions considered, the Best of Show at ISE 2024 awards recognize the very best products and solutions on display at ISE 2024. A panel of industry experts, speakers, and editors selected award-winners based on factors such as how diverse and comprehensive the product’s features are, how easy it is to use, how well it integrates with other products, and how innovative and unique it is within the market, as well as the value it delivers in today’s marketplace.


Representing a completely new concept in KVM over IP, the Black Box Emerald DESKVUE allows users to create a personalized workspace in which they can simultaneously monitor and interact with up to 16 systems — physical, virtual, and cloud-based — of their choice. The Emerald®AV WALL feature showcased at ISE 2024 amplifies the benefits of Emerald DESKVUE in collaborative work environments across broadcasting, healthcare, and IT management by providing teams with a comprehensive, real-time view of multiple AV streams.

“We’re thrilled to have won this award,” said Tom Fitzgerald, Black Box KVM product manager. “Emerald®AV WALL is a valuable enabler of efficient and productive collaborative workflows, and we’re pleased that the judging panel recognized these benefits and their tremendous value for teams working with multiple AV streams.”

Further information about the award-winning Emerald®AV WALL is available at Sound & Video Contractor will also showcase the product on its website, newsletter, and other channels in coming weeks.

Information about Black Box and its full product portfolio is available at

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About Black Box

Black Box® is a trusted IT solutions provider delivering cutting-edge technology solutions and world-class consulting services to businesses across the globe. The breadth of our global reach, continuous innovation, and depth of our expertise accelerate customer success by bringing people, ideas, and technology together to solve real-world business problems. Our IT infrastructure solutions, services, and products enable secure, flawless connectivity and meaningful collaboration for businesses in every major market across six continents.

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Black Box Emerald®AV WALL unites KVM with AV.

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