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Planar Acquired by Leyard for $157 Million

Chinese LED manufacturer Leyard pays 51% premium for shares of Planar (PLNR), a leading provider of displays and digital signage.

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As-A-Service: It Could Save Your Business

Could going the service contracts route be the difference between flourish and failure?

Top 5 Restaurant Market Integrators of 2015

These innovative, market-leading firms offer advice on how to stay at the forefront of this AV-intensive vertical.

Survey: Which Brands Do You Prefer?

Take a minute and tell CI which brands you trust in several product categories. Results will be featured in the November issue of the magazine.

3 Questions for ConnectWise on Recurring Service Revenue

CI speaks with ConnectWise about three main areas of expertise: customer relationship management, cash flow and service contract oversight.

Top 5 Hotel & Casino Market Integrators of 2015

These innovative, market-leading firms offer advice on how to stay at the forefront of these high-profile verticals.

Almo Pro A/V Takes “Fully Charged” E4 AV Tour to Houston and New York

Fall tour includes new hands-on “E4 Experience” workshops focused on digital signage and collaboration, HDBaseT Installer Expert Program returns.>

Top 10 Higher Education Market Integrators of 2015

These innovative, market-leading firms offer advice on how to stay at the forefront of this sophisticated vertical.>

4 Simple Ways to Stay Connected with Customers After Business Hours

Being available to your customers during weekdays and business hours is not enough. It’s time to provide more ‘service lanes’ of communication in the modern, connected world.>

NSCA’s Business Survival Conference Comes to Annapolis

Registration open for NSCA’s one-day conference and technology showcase, led by Chuck Wilson with input from AVI-SPL, Advance Technology and Human Circuit.>