Hebden Bridge, UK (March 28, 2014)—Calrec Audio is rebranding its Callisto audio console with a new name: Summa.
The console, which will make its NAB Show debut next month in Las Vegas, is designed for broadcast professionals who need a straightforward solution for producing creative and engrossing broadcast audio, but not all of the resources offered by Calrec's Apollo and Artemis consoles.
"The term Summa is mainly used for texts that 'sum up' knowledge in a field, and the name also reflects the fact that a mixing console is essentially a summing engine," said Henry Goodman, Calrec's head of sales and marketing. "More fundamentally, we took the decision to change the name because Callisto was recently registered by another pro audio company! We missed the registration, and we have consequently been asked to change it, which of course we have agreed to do."
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