Ebenezer United Methodist Church faces some unique challenges in terms of growth and its AV systems are key to managing that. Part of that is a new Yamaha CL5 digital console. The new console expanded the number of inputs on the stage to 32, and in the process allowed the church to go to a networked pair of CAT-5 strands instead of 14 new copper-wire runs. “The console also has a lot of nice features that make it friendlier to our volunteer-operator environment, including channel labeling and plenty of room for custom banks,” says James Mills, Ebenezer UMC’s director of technology.
SIA, NSCA Launch Partner Alliance for Safer Schools
SIA PASS to develop guidelines for use of electronic security and life safety equipment in schools.
CI, along with InfoComm, NSCA's Chuck Wilson and Zdi's Jay McArdle, takes a step back to appreciate the mentors who get young, tech-savvy professionals excited about a career in the integration industry.
Chances are, when this story was published one year ago, you didn't learn anything from our Halloween-themed gallery of scary wiring scenarios. But hopefully it made you feel great about your own company's wiring techniques. Check it out for this week's edition of Flashback Friday.
Campuses Banking on Emergency Notification, Upgrades
A survey from CI sister publication Campus Safety shows that one in two campus protection professionals say their institutions plan on or are considering deploying new/upgraded emergency alert solutions in the next year.