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Why Businesses Will Ultimately Lose By Ignoring Augmented Reality

Augmented reality has the ability to streamline work processes and can allow professionals to work together in real time regardless of their physical locations. If businesses aren’t preparing for AR now, they’re already behind.

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Prysm Announces Windows and IOS Apps for Visual Collaboration Solution

At ISE 2018, Prysm says new Microsoft Windows 10-based and IOS iPhone apps for its visual collaboration solution are available, extending “the power of the Prysm work experience.”

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Inside an AV and IT Integration Firm’s Transition to AV-as-a-Service

After being acquired, Netherlands-based AV and IT integration firm BIS was able to extend its AV-as-a-Service offerings. Its CEO is absolutely hooked on the delivery model.

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Yamaha UC Certified for Skype for Business USB Speakerphone Is Now Shipping

Yamaha UC YVC-1000MS USB speakerphone, which is certified for Skype for Business, is now shipping.

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Oblong Touts Mezzanine 200 ‘In a Box’ Integration with Microsoft Exchange and Skype for Business

Oblong continues to roll out and tout features for its Mezzanine 200 In a Box solution including integrations with Microsoft Exchange and Skype for Business.

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IBM’s Mandate to Remote Employees Will Backfire and We All Know It

IBM’s mandate that remote workers shift to working in a physical office runs counter to the embrace of remote collaboration which is gaining steam … just about everywhere else.

Advanced Joins Microsoft Surface Hub Partner Network

Ontario, Canada-based AV integrator has collaboration tool installed in its executive briefing center.

9 Apps Project Managers Constantly Use

According to CI Research, project managers rely on apps such as Fing and AudioTools for technical purposes, and also leverage note-taking apps such as Microsoft OneNote, Evernote, and OmniOutliner.

How Yorktel Saved Financial Institution Hundreds of Thousands in Videoconferencing Costs

In reviewing the financial institution’s new building plans, Yorktel quickly discovered that it wasn’t prepared with sufficient conduit for new videoconferencing equipment, saving the company hundreds of thousands in extra costs.

People & Places: SnapAV Acquires Visualint, a Rising Star in Security Channel

CI takes a look at the latest news in the industry: SnapAV adds video analytics to its surveillance solutions through its acquisition of Visualint, Black Box and Oregon Systems converge, QSC CEO Joe Pham is elected to the 2017 InfoComm Board of Directors, and much more.