Every Roon system needs a Core to manage your library, handle signal processing, and provide playback to all your devices. Nothing gives you a better experience than a dedicated server running Roon OS.
The team behind Roon designed every aspect of the Nucleus family to deliver the best possible Roon experience. From the gold standard Intel platform with silent SSDs, to the custom Linux-based Roon OS, Nucleus is built to provide a worry-free, turn-key, and highly reliable whole-home music system.
One of the world's foremost manufacturers of high-resolution digital audio recording systems, Merging Technologies brings Swiss engineering expertise to the world of HiFi. The company was a key contributor in the innovative development of the DXD recording and playback format and was very early to the network streaming scene, launching the revolutionary RAVENNA software platform in 2012. We’re proud to feature the quality craftsmanship that each Merging Technologies component brings on the Roon Store.
The Whirlwind server is a Roon Core designed to work in conjunction with a whole-home audio distribution system. With four zones of audio outputs built in, Whirl products are rack-mountable and feature front-panel accessible storage expansion.