/Audiovisual

Do You Need a TV or Display? Commercial Displays: Part 2

Last month, we discussed many of the features and benefits of a “TV,” or consumer model display. This is part two, where we will delve into the features and benefits of a commercial display. Getting this out of the way, yes, a commercial display costs more, sometimes a lot more. Are they worth the [...]

By |2019-08-05T16:19:36+00:00August 7th, 2019|Audiovisual, Conference Room, Digital Signage, Uncategorized, Wayfinding|Comments Off on Do You Need a TV or Display? Commercial Displays: Part 2

Do You Need a TV or Display? What’s the Difference? Part 1

If you have or are looking to update/upgrade some video in your audiovisual-enabled spaces, you have likely heard these phrases: TV, display, LCD, LED, OLED, SmartTV, consumer (often referred to as residential) and commercial. It’s confusing. But we can help sort this out. Due to the complexity and amount of details for each, we [...]

By |2019-07-08T15:38:52+00:00July 10th, 2019|Audiovisual, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lamp or Laser Projectors. How to Choose.

There was a day not that long ago when some in our industry were busy predicting the demise of projectors. They reasoned LED displays would take over completely. However, those naysayers didn’t foresee the tremendous strides that would be made in projector technology, namely using a laser as a light source instead of a [...]

By |2019-05-23T15:58:49+00:00June 5th, 2019|Audiovisual, Projectors, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Can You Choose…16:9 or 16:10?

If you’re planning an audiovisual project with a large viewing area, you will likely be confronted with an important question: 16:10 or 16:9? These numbers represent the aspect ratio (width and height) of a viewing area. It’s important because of something called native resolution. The 16:9 aspect ratio is used for televisions, digital signage [...]

By |2019-05-01T00:21:46+00:00May 1st, 2019|Aspect Ratio, Audiovisual, Projectors, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Video Conferencing as Easy as a Phone Call

Most people don’t use video conferencing every workday. Once. Twice. Maybe three times a week. But, every single day? Well, those every-dayers are out there. Wainhouse Research found some and asked them about their preference for video conferencing solutions. The top response didn’t surprise us at all. StarLeaf. Although we’re far from  being a [...]

By |2019-04-02T21:08:39+00:00March 25th, 2019|Audiovisual, Conference Room, Video Conferencing|0 Comments

Digital Signage. It’s Time to Recalibrate Your Thinking.

We believe one of the best uses of AV technology, and yet the most underutilized, is digital signage. For the most part, digital signage design has been delegated to advertising. And that’s just the point. Advertisers love digital signage. It works. It makes information impactful, engaging and exciting. It sells. Can you say as [...]

By |2019-04-02T21:08:27+00:00March 7th, 2019|Audiovisual, Digital Signage, Uncategorized, Wayfinding|0 Comments

No More Excuses for not Having a Meeting Room Booking Solution

Let’s face the facts about meeting rooms: Meetings get cancelled; room reservations do not. Empty conference rooms attract squatters, making it look like no rooms are available. If there is more than one conference room, there is always confusion as to which meeting is being held where. No one has a clue as to [...]

By |2019-03-25T15:38:09+00:00February 5th, 2019|Audiovisual, Conference Room, Digital Signage, Uncategorized, Video Conferencing|Comments Off on No More Excuses for not Having a Meeting Room Booking Solution

Unified Communications and Collaboration

Optimizing business processes and increasing user productivity through unified communication. Unlike many other objectives on your plate for the New Year, this may be the easiest to achieve. Unified communications is a concept that is 20+ years in the making. It’s a technology environment that provides users with a consistent and unified interface and [...]

By |2019-03-25T15:50:24+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Audiovisual, AV/IT, Huddle Space, Unified Network, Video Conferencing|Comments Off on Unified Communications and Collaboration

There’s More to This Business Than Technology

Every once in a while, we like to give a shout-out to a new, exciting AV technology that we see coming down the road. Our engineers just love that kind of thing. But there’s something they like even better, which makes this shout-out long overdue. Our engineers are all in on technologies that are [...]

By |2019-03-25T15:57:16+00:00November 28th, 2018|Audiovisual, Conference Room, Huddle Space, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Unique Digital Recording Capabilities

As an AV systems integrator, we are always looking at what technologies, such as digital recording, best match up to a project’s specific requirements. We may use technology A for one project, competing technology B for another project and technology C for yet a different application. Occasionally, we like to give a shout-out to [...]

By |2018-09-25T00:19:59+00:00September 24th, 2018|Audiovisual, Courts, Digital Recording, Sound, Uncategorized|0 Comments