Spotlight on InfoComm 2019


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Tim Albright

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Tim's Latest Blog Posts

Exploring the State of AV Standards

There are myriad ways to cobble together technology systems, and pros and cons when considering proprietary and non-proprietary protocols. Integrators’ customers — and their IT department — stand to benefit.

3 Ways the Industry Can Improve in 2017

Better network training, stronger system security and increased tradeshow attendance can help industry professionals gain the knowledge they need to make 2017 a great year for business.

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.

Tim's Latest Posts

Distributing 4K/UHD Signals: What do the Numbers Mean, and Why do They Matter?

A look at why 4:4:4 matters in certain 4K video distribution setups, especially commercial applications, and why it doesn’t matter in other situations.

Hands on Review: Crestron’s New DigitalMedia Offering Is Perfect for Huddle Rooms

The AV and control company’s new switcher and HDBaseT transmitter receiver combo system is versatile and low profile.

Mechdyne Brings Wichita State’s 3DExperience Center to Life

Mechdyne wins the 2016 Integration Award in the higher education category for its Wichita State 3DExperience Center installation.

VuWall Introduces Unique Collaboration Software at InfoComm 2016

The new CoScape collaboration and wireless presentation software can be used on any type of display and is able to scale down to a single display collaborative space system relatively easily.

Core Brands’ New Gefen 600 MHz AV Distribution Line Supports 4K at HDMI 2.0

Gefen introduced its new video splitter solution as well as its new line of switchers at InfoComm 2016.

Hall Research Introduces Three Significant New Products at InfoComm 2016

The company showcased its new scaler, wall plate HDBaseT transmitter and HHD 264 encoders and decoders at this year’s show in Las Vegas.

Highlights from Chief’s InfoComm 2016 Booth

Chief showcased its new Height Adjustable Display Mounts, its Fusion Modular Mounts and its new online configurator at this year’s InfoComm show in Las Vegas.

Forecasting Network Control Solutions and Microsoft’s Impact at InfoComm 2016

At this year’s show in Las Vegas, expect many companies to be moving towards the cloud as a control platform. When it comes to Microsoft, don’t expect them to be exhibiting solo.

Emerging Video Trends That May Surprise You at This Year’s InfoComm

Rumor has it that at least three manufacturers will demonstrate a product that utilizes the AVB standard for transporting video on the InfoComm 2016 show floor, and you may find a few audio companies have made moves into video as well.

Evolution vs. Innovation: Audio Trends to Look for at InfoComm 2016

While Dante and AVB have become established audio trends, companies are now finding their own solutions to transport audio across the network.