Cobalt Light Server

Cobalt Light Server

Rack 'em up

Presenting the Cobalt Light Server - all the functionality of ETC's Cobalt lighting control system, but in a purpose-built, rack-mounted enclosure!

The Cobalt Light Server's 19" design packs Cobalt's identical features and channel/output capacities into a stand-alone enclosure suitable for permanently installed applications. Running the powerful Cobalt operating software, the Cobalt Light Server is a fully independent lighting playback controller or a convenient backup option.

Software features

  • Multiple formats for all channel views, including graphical channel layouts
  • Multiple Sequences (Cue Lists)
  • Trigger/Action Event system for automating playback functions
  • OSC Open Sound Control
  • UDP triggers via Ethernet
  • MIDI, MIDI Time Code and MIDI Show Control supported
  • Contact closure interface for GO, PAUSE, BACK and Master 40 execution
  • MIDI and SMPTE input via Net3™ Show Control Gateway
  • Contact closure (12 analog inputs, 12 SPDT contact outputs, RS-232) through Gateway
  • Client/server networking and synchronised backup
  • Show import via ASCII

Overall product features

  • Three female IEC connectors
  • Three video connectors support DVI/SVGA external displays (1280x1024) with optional single-touch or multi-touch screen control
  • Up to 5000 devices/channels and 16,384 outputs/parameters
  • 2 x DMX512A/RDM direct outputs
  • Two individually configurable ethernet ports, 802.3af compliant PoE
  • ETCNet2™, Net3/ACN, sACN, ArtNet output protocols
  • SSD memory
  • MIDI In/Out
  • Contact closure triggers
  • USB multipurpose bus (memory, pointing device)
  • Radio Focus Remote (RFR) and Phone remote control
  • aRFR for Android devices and iRFR for Apple iOS devices