LA7.16 is a 16-channel amplified controller designed for rental applications. It integrates patent-pending L-SMART power management technology to dynamically match the real-time needs of the loudspeaker system being driven. LA7.16 is efficiently dimensioned for multichannel applications, distributed systems, or line sources for the finest discretization. Its streamlined and elegant 2U chassis hides a powerful DSP engine with features for loudspeaker management, system protection, and monitoring as well as a comprehensive set of tools for system adjustment and calibration. The Milan-compliant LA7.16 supports AVB inputs with seamless network redundancy, in addition to AES/EBU and analog connections. The 16 amplifier outputs are available via a single SC32 loudspeaker connector.