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QSC Introducing Q-SYS Core 510i Integrated Core Processor at ISE 2017
Company’s newest product can be configured as full Q-SYS audio, video and control processing appliance or I/O peripheral that can accommodate Q-SYS audio I/O cards.

Atlona Plans Major Innovations, Larger Profile for ISE 2017
Atlona will debut several new products and also display how system can work together.

Crestron Room Scheduling Makes Locating and Booking Meeting Spaces Simple
Fully standalone solution ‘quickly connects the right people to the right space,’ adding efficiency to meetings.

ATEN Wins Two 2017 Taiwan Excellence Awards
ATEN's CS782DP DisplayPort KVM and VK2100 ATEN Control System Box have both been chosen by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council as winners of 2017 Taiwan Excellence Awards.

The Future Is Now: 6 Game-Changing Technology Platforms You Can’t Ignore
These 6 technology platforms are converging at an unheard of pace in AV, presenting a future both interesting and challenging.

The Future of Technology: What It Means for the Commercial Integrator
The world has made more technological progress in the past five years than it has made in the five decades before that, and integrators will have to master the technological change that is driving the future.

Why the Kramer, iRule Deal Is a BIG Deal for Control
Control has become a significant aspect of the AV industry. What's telling about the Kramer/iRule deal is that Kramer has not only gotten into control full force, but has done so quite uniquely.

122 Products and Innovations That Defined 2016
These solutions had an impact on how integrators solve customers’ meeting, learning and presentation spaces.

Kramer Acquires Home Automation Provider iRule
Kramer’s strategic investment in iRule led to the decision to acquire the home automation company. With this deal, iRule continues a trajectory that has it more focused on the commercial market.

Secrets to Making Large Venue Security Practices More Seamless
Advanced access control systems that tie into automation and other integrated subsystems can streamline and enhance functionalities for end users.



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Great article, Tom!
Sensory is a great company with smart leaders!

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Phil, you are making an important position. 

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