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Selecting the Right Microphone for the Job

Just a few minutes into his best routine, the standup comic pauses, looks at his restless audience, taps the microphone and asks, “Is this thing on?” While the comedian just cares whether his microphone (mic) works or not, the requirements of microphones in the corporate environment are much more sophisticated and demanding. A sound [...]

By |2020-03-04T13:07:01+00:00March 4th, 2020|Audiovisual, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Selecting the Right Microphone for the Job

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

A lot of uncertainties are plaguing countries and companies as they try and respond to the implications of the coronavirus (Covid-19). Restricted travel and working-from-home are just a couple of tactics increasingly being put into place to combat the situation. But this isn't the first time such measures have been taken. And most likely, [...]

By |2020-02-27T23:25:55+00:00December 10th, 2019|Audiovisual, AV/IT, Conference Room, Huddle Space, Uncategorized, Unified Network|Comments Off on Finally, Unified Communications. See for Yourself

ExhibitOne Sets City Council Chambers into Motion

The move was just across the street. But the difference is night and day for the City of Eloy, Arizona. March 2019 marked the grand opening for its new city hall. Making the move from the old facility – the city’s council, clerk, community development, finance and human resources. The facility’s stunning design by [...]

By |2019-06-18T15:27:09+00:00June 12th, 2019|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 |2019-10-02T00:01:29+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

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

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