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Dan Daley

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haunted house technology, AV technology

These Scare Factories are Packed with AV: Inside Haunted House Technology

Boo! Were you scared? Probably not, at least not without a ton of AV technology — the kind found in all haunted houses these days.

live-sound, InfoComm 2017

Live-Sound has Larger Stage Presence at InfoComm 2017

Networking joins traditional issues at InfoComm 2017 as even more new players enter AV’s burgeoning live-sound sweepstakes. See slideshow for more.

Software as a Service: The Inevitable Move All Integrators Must Make

Software as a service is the latest IT-centric trend to intersect with AV and automation. Learn how intrepid integrators and manufacturers are addressing it.

Dan's Latest Posts

digital signage market, digital signage, digital signage effectiveness,

The State of the Digital Signage & Video Wall Markets in 2018

Opportunities to provide customers with digital display technology are vast, but so is the need for new abilities, say digital signage market leaders.

haunted house technology, AV technology

These Scare Factories are Packed with AV: Inside Haunted House Technology

Boo! Were you scared? Probably not, at least not without a ton of AV technology — the kind found in all haunted houses these days.

giant-screen, digital projection, commercial projection, immersive video

Is the Giant-Screen Market a Boon for Immersive Video Integrators?

Integrators who specialize in immersive video solutions may find market opportunity in digital projection for clients with giant-screen applications.

live-sound, InfoComm 2017

Live-Sound has Larger Stage Presence at InfoComm 2017

Networking joins traditional issues at InfoComm 2017 as even more new players enter AV’s burgeoning live-sound sweepstakes. See slideshow for more.

FCC Wireless Spectrum Auction, Sennheiser

How the FCC Wireless Spectrum Auction Outcome Affects Your Wireless Microphone Systems

AV integrators, event-production support vendors and manufacturers like Shure and Sennheiser prepare for a changed reality in the wake of the complex, recently completed FCC spectrum auction.

Software as a Service: The Inevitable Move All Integrators Must Make

Software as a service is the latest IT-centric trend to intersect with AV and automation. Learn how intrepid integrators and manufacturers are addressing it.

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.

Drones Over Broadway: UAVs Play Big Role in Paramour Musical

Theatrical applications such as Cirque du Soleil’s Broadway show Paramour has paved the way for UAVs use for live events.

AV on the Front Lines: How Tech Is Helping Fight Terrorism, Active Shooter Scenarios

Emergency Operations Centers, or EOCs, are front-line facilities in the age of active shooters, terrorism and natural disasters, and systems integrators are arming operators with proper technology for the task.

Networking for AV Integrators—Are They Getting It?

While the current generation of network systems has brought a number of improvements that make them friendlier to AV systems integrators, the industry is still in a transitional era, and there is plenty to be learned.