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5G, 8K – Their Impact on Commercial AV

At this year’s Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas, among the technologies getting a lot of attention were 8K TVs and 5G (fifth-generation cellular wireless). While conceptually pretty exciting, it’s important to put both into perspective as neither are ready for prime time in the commercial audiovisual world. It’s easiest to hit the [...]

By |2020-01-13T23:53:06+00:00January 13th, 2020|Audiovisual, AV/IT, Conference Room, Huddle Space, Uncategorized, Video Conferencing, Wayfinding|Comments Off on 5G, 8K – Their Impact on Commercial AV

Finally, Unified Communications. See for Yourself

It has only taken about 25 years, but the concept of unified communications may finally be reaching the tipping point of mass adoption. While we have seen a continual evolution of technologies attempting to unify human and device communications in a common experience…nothing has been as unifying in the corporate sphere as Microsoft’s hub [...]

Wireless Presentation Systems

No one wants their company to look like a dinosaur. That’s why many invest in hi-tech looking lobbies and reception areas. It’s why boardrooms and conference rooms are decked out with large high-resolution monitors, quality audio systems and flexible video conferencing solutions. But, even with all of that, there’s nothing that screams “old school” [...]

By |2019-10-29T13:15:40+00:00November 6th, 2019|Audiovisual, Conference Room, Huddle Space, Unified Network|0 Comments

Solving the RFP Dilemma for Digital Court Recording

The official record of what is said by the participants in an official court proceeding remains a critical requirement to the cause of justice. Historically, the sacred responsibility to faithfully capture the verbatim record of every word uttered in a court of law fell to an official Court Reporter. Most of today’s increasingly digital [...]

By |2019-10-11T13:26:42+00:00October 10th, 2019|Audiovisual, Courts, Digital Recording|Comments Off on Solving the RFP Dilemma for Digital Court Recording

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 |2019-10-02T00:01:29+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