Data distribution: Chamsys Snakesys R4
Chamsys Snakesys R4

With an ever growing reliance on moving head technology, data distribution is becoming as (if not more) important as well designed power distribution. 

Gone are the days of a single Universe lighting rig!


Here at GLS we can provide some great solutions, and in some cases cunningly pre-racked for you to cover everything you want . 

Why not hire our 8 way Stage Data Rack which comprises of a Luminex GigaGore12 managed network switch, a Luminex DMX8 Ethernet-DMX 8 MkII  8 way node (+ Back up) aswell as  8 ways of DMX splitter by SRS, a get out of jail free ProLights 4way 3/5pin dmx splitter, AND and a cheeky drawer full of Granite Audio comms. What’s not to like?

Why Compromise?


  • Pre built 8 way Stage Data Rack – Luminex managed switch and 8 way node (+B/U) 9 ways DMX splitter, comms, UPS
  • Astera ART7 AsteraBox CRMX wireless unit
  • Chamsys Snakesys R4 – 4 Universe Rack Mount Node
  • Chamsys Snakesys T2 – 2 Universe Truss Mount DMX Node
  • Chauvet W-DMX Wireless DMX transmitter
  • Elation E-Fly Wireless DMX Transceiver
  • Luminex GigaCore12 managed network switch (12way ethercon)
  • Luminex GigaCore16Xt Gigabit Ethernet switch – PoE
  • Luminex DMX8 Ethernet-DMX 8 Mk II
  • LumenRadio CRMX Outdoor Flex Wireless DMX
  • City Theatrical Wireless Show DMX System

DMX splitters from Avolites (rack and truss mounted), SRS, Work and Prolights.

Comms systems by Granite Sound, Canford Audio and Stonewood.

100m Multicores from 2 way to 8way, dual power feeds

150m Dual Fibre multi c/w 2 x 16A 4mm, 2 x 3pin DMX, 1 x CAT7, CAT7 and  Fibre Termination Racks: 2 x Luminex 16XT, RPSU, fibre termination

Sneak snake for the odd ‘get out of jail free card’ when really needed

Follow-Me SIX system (remote follow spot control & performer tracking system)  : 2 x server, Network switch, Node, 2x Monitors