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49 BEST Products of 2014
The fourth annual Best Electronics Systems Technologies honorees highlight the first day of InfoComm 2014.

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Newcomers Excited to Be on Almo E4 AV Tour
Comprehensive Cable, Tascam and Tightrope Media join distributor, part of Boston stop.
Why Global Coffee Chain Embraced KanexPro for Digital Signage Content Distribution
Rugged, weather-resistant KanexPro HDBaseT extenders chosen to tackle digital signage content distribution to hundreds...
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Accell DisplayPort Hub Compliant with Microsoft Designed for Surface (DFS) Program
New UltraAV DisplayPort 1.2 MST Hub supports the multi-stream transport (MST) protocol, and is Microsoft Designed for Surface program licensed.

Submit Questions for Our Wiki-Webinar on HDBaseT and AVB
You send the questions. We ask them to AVNu and HDBaseT Alliance folks during the live free webinar event on October 23. Simple as that.

New StarTech Adapters Facilitate 4K Multimedia Creation
StarTech announces new USB 3.0-to-HDMI and USB-to-DisplayPort 1.2 adapters to provide the highest possible output to next-generation UltraHD displays.

Newcomers Excited to Be on Almo E4 AV Tour
Comprehensive Cable, Tascam and Tightrope Media join distributor, part of Boston stop.

HDMI: A Love-Hate Retrospective
Take a look at the 10-year history and evolution of HDMI, from version 1.0 to the cables we all know and love today.

Kramer WP-577VH Wall Plate Discretely Delivers Connection Flexibility
With a choice of HDMI, VGA and stereo audio, as well as RS-232, the WP-577VH Wall-Plate Switcher from Kramer installs quickly and once installed automatically switches to the last selected input.

Strategies Behind Almo Pro A/V’s Three New Manufacturers
The vendor-selective distributor fills niches with connectivity solutions provider Comprehensive Cable, playback and recording product maker TASCAM and enterprise class digital signage manufacturer Tightrope.

Cleerline Non-Strip Fiber Still Requires Stripping, Earns a Name Change
Non-Strip Fiber (NSF) from Cleerline not exactly non-strip, the company changes the product name to SSF-H and SSF-S.

Gefen introduces SI-friendly signal management software suite
Syner-G suite has the capability to discover, control, monitor, manage and upgrade Gefen products over a local IP infrastructure and through direct connections using USB.

ATEN Wall Plates Transmit VGA, HDMI, DVI up to 150 Feet
The newly announced VE156, VE606 and VE808 wall plates from ATEN are designed to eliminate bulky and messy cable runs to facilitate neat and clean A/V installations.



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Redefining the Control Systems Programmer

The control system represents the biggest variable in the overall outcome of an integrated AV system. Isn't it time we paid more attention, respect and — let's face it, money — to control system programming?

An AV Guy's Guide to Talking IT
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5 Strategies for Selling and Renewing Service Plans
Getting Over That Growth Hump: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself
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ESPN Makes Digital Splash with $178 Million SportsCenter Upgrade

Integrator WorldStage upgrades ESPN's SportsCenter digital studio, complete with a video floor, virtual technology, two touchscreens, a 56 LED multi-dimensional monitor wall and the ability to do live and pre-produced segments simultaneously.

How Boston College Gets Fans off Comfy Couches, onto Metal Benches
Top 10 Dante-Enabled Products
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Inside Look: Long Island Railroad's Command Center Unveiled
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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.

Webcast: Unscrambling Your AVB, HDBaseT Questions
White Paper: Technology Brief on Control Rooms
White Paper: The Voice: How to Design Emergency Communication Systems with Announcements
White Paper: Digital Signs of the Times
White Paper: A Snapshot of the Onsite Freelance & Contractor Workforce
Webcast: 7 Ways an Integrator Can Save Clients Money on Utility Costs
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Recent comments

Thanks for your comment, Alan. I understand and appreciate your frustration about the pictures and belief…

Posted by D. Craig MacCormack on 2014 10 14 · commented on
'Inside Look: Long Island Railroad's Hiperwall Command Center Unveiled'.

Too bad the pictures only show a promo of IntraLogic and no real or simulated picture of what was used during…

Posted by Alan M Hoffberg on 2014 10 14 · commented on
'Inside Look: Long Island Railroad's Hiperwall Command Center Unveiled'.

Benson - nicely done.  This is a trend in some of the smarter integrators in AV, but needs the kind of…

Posted by dave fahrbach on 2014 10 10 · commented on
'5 Strategies for Selling and Renewing Service Plans'.

For sure it’s not always better! Maybe just selling better!

Posted by Argis on 2014 10 06 · commented on
'Getting Over That Growth Hump: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself'.