Pathway has been recently acquired by Acuity Brands who manufacturers energy efficient lighting products. However, this move will remain seamless for the end user. You will continue to have access to the Pathway line through you Barbizon offices.
This year new to LDI was the Pathway Quattro. The Quattro replaces the R-Series 2 Port nodes with four ports for less than twice the price. It contains PoE and uses a front panel LCD display for easy configuration without the use of a computer. The details: Four DMX 513 ports individually configurable, RDM gateway, in conjunction with Pathport Manager 5, DMX output speed and signal loss user set, 8-way DMX routing per port.