altAdvance Audio has been appointed distributor for Autonomic, best known for its Mirage Audio System and cloud-based media solutions.

Advance Audio Australia will be providing sales and support services in Australia and New Zealand for the New York-based company, which claims firsts including the world’s first cloud-based media server in 2010, the first module to control iTunes from any Mac or Apple TV with Crestron or AMX (2008) and the first two-way interface to control music on a Crestron or AMX system, including DRM-protected iTunes without a dock (2006).

“The Mirage Media Server provides the most seamless solution for our dealers, delivering both streaming and locally stored music throughout the home,” explains Advance Audio’s General Manager Adam Merlino. “The Autonomic Mirage Audio System combines the key features our customers want, such as cloud compatibility, an easy interface with popular control system platforms, and multi-zone amplifiers engineered to work with the Mirage Media Server as a cohesive system. This is a complete solution that is right for our dealer base.”

The Mirage Media Server delivers streaming services such as Spotify, Pandora and TuneIn Radio in Australia and NZ, and pairs with a choice of two digital amplifiers, two in-wall control options, plus applications for iOS and Android devices that can be mixed and matched in any configuration.

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