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AV News Roundup: Products, Projects and People in New Places

Here’s a closer look at some of the AV news this week including PoE shades installation project, distribution partnerships, promotions and more.

Johnson Controls Acquires Foghorn Building Automation

Johnson Controls, a specialist in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has acquired FogHorn, a developer of Edge AI software.

Extron Taking Orders for Next-Gen Power-Management Solution

Extron is now taking orders for its next-gen power-management solution, the IPL EXP PDU4H control system power expansion interface.

ClearOne Patents

ClearOne Awarded Two Patents for PoE

ClearOne has announced that it has been awarded two new patents relating to Power over Ethernet (PoE) by the US Patent and Trademark Office, Patent #11,181,959 and Patent #11,188,133.

Honeywell WELL designation

Honeywell Receives WELL Enterprise Designation

The designation offers Honeywell the opportunity to deliver and guide clients to identify and implement WELL strategies at scale.

TIME Awards Special Mention to Amber Solutions

TIME awarded Amber Solutions’ AC Switch a special mention in its list of the Best Inventions of 2021. The list came out earlier this month.

Nice Nortek Controls

Global Home Automation Provider Nice Acquires Nortek Control

With this acquisition, Nice expands its portfolio of integrated solutions for residential, commercial, industrial and government customers.

Cisco Hybrid Work Index

Cisco Adds New Smart Building Features

Cisco adds advanced analytics to Cisco Meraki MV cameras and integrates DNA Spaces IoT Services on Catalyst 9000 switches.

FourFortyFour

L.A.’s FourFortyFour South Flower First to Achieve UL’s Healthy Building Verification for Indoor Air and Water

Coretrust Capital Partners also receives UL’s Healthy Buildings Verification Marks for properties in Pasadena and Philadelphia.