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Cutting Through: Checking In with Aurora Multimedia at InfoComm 2021
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Cutting Through: Checking In with Aurora Multimedia at InfoComm 2021

In this episode of Cutting Through, the no B.S. Pro AV podcast from Aurora Multimedia, Host Tyler Kern joined CEO and CTO of Aurora Multimedia, Paul Harris, at InfoComm 2021. This is the largest, most exciting Pro AV industry event in North America. The two discussed the three key products Aurora Multimedia is showcasing at […]

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Touchless Meetings & Cloud-based AV Ecosystems at InfoComm 2021
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Touchless Meetings & Cloud-based AV Ecosystems at InfoComm 2021

Hello everyone and welcome to Pro AV Today brought to you by MarketScale – I’m Ben Thomas. We’ve been working our way through our post-InfoComm 2021 hangover with a healthy dose of coffee and insights from the industry leaders we spoke to in Orlando. On today’s show we’re going to hear from Richard Sasson […]

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InfoComm 2021: Where Does Female Participation in AV Stand After the Past Year?
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InfoComm 2021: Where Does Female Participation in AV Stand After the Past Year?

Key Points: Female participation has traditionally been low in AV and Technology Industries. Women find having a lack of role models and unequal growth opportunities as obstacles. Cory Schaeffer believes the AV Industry has a lot to offer women and hopes they come back post-pandemic. Commentary: Female participation in AV and technology industries has […]

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InfoComm 2021: Can AI Take the Artificial Out of the Office Experience?
Architecture & Design
InfoComm 2021: Can AI Take the Artificial Out of the Office Experience?

Key Points: Many companies are facing and the question they’re repeatedly asking is how they make the office a place that employees truly want to be? AI is really going to take our workspace and personalize it because it is constantly learning how it is able to adjust to your work experience. Commentary: The […]

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InfoComm 2021: USC Invested in the Cloud During COVID. Will it Pay Off Long-Term?
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InfoComm 2021: USC Invested in the Cloud During COVID. Will it Pay Off Long-Term?

Universities have made some sweeping changes and added new capabilities to their offerings after the pandemic forced most schools to adapt. Now networks and systems are preparing to support hybrid and in-person learning, as well as synchronous and asynchronous choices for nontraditional students. While at this year’s InfoComm, we asked Lex Peters, UX Designer […]

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InfoComm 2021: Zoom Leads the Way for the Remote Workforce Revolution
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InfoComm 2021: Zoom Leads the Way for the Remote Workforce Revolution

Key Points: A Gitlab report recently showed that 80% of remote workers would recommend working remotely to a friend. Being able to interface with colleagues anywhere enables employers to offer more services to benefit employees. Companies are seeing employees want to strategize how they can get time back into their day to increase personal […]

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MarketScale Counts Down the Best Moments of InfoComm 2021: Part 1
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MarketScale Counts Down the Best Moments of InfoComm 2021: Part 1

InfoComm returned with a bang in 2021, bringing together innovative companies from across the world of AV in Orlando, Florida. MarketScale was there to bring you the top insights and analysis from some of the brightest minds in the industry. Here are 5 of our best moments of InfoComm 2021. 5: Stadiums Were Not […]

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InfoComm 2021: How Under Armour Uses AV To Keep Employees Connected
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InfoComm 2021: How Under Armour Uses AV To Keep Employees Connected

Key Points: Nyere Hollingsworth speaks with Tyler Kern on how Under Armour uses AV The virtual presence is just as significant as the physical presence of people in the room. Commentary: InfoComm 2021 may be AV’s big show of the year, but that doesn’t mean it’s not an attractive time and resource investment for […]

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InfoComm 2021: How The AV Industry Is Surviving The Year of COVID
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InfoComm 2021: How The AV Industry Is Surviving The Year of COVID

Key Points: The AV industry has faced significant challenges over the past year. The AV industry has found comradery in dealing with the challenges. One of the challenges is the labor shortage that’s impacted the industry. Commentary: InfoComm 2021 is in full swing, finally giving the AV industry the reunion it deserves. Behind every […]

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InfoComm 2021: When the Pandemic Made AVoIP the Standard, Netgear Answered the Call
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InfoComm 2021: When the Pandemic Made AVoIP the Standard, Netgear Answered the Call

The MarketScale team is checking in with AV’s biggest names and most innovative product developers at InfoComm 2021, and that includes hearing from the companies that supported mass adoptions of AVoIP infrastructure over the last year, like industry leader Netgear. John Henkel, Pro AV Product Marketing Manager for Netgear Business, joined us at the InfoComm […]

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InfoComm 2021: The Real Impact of the Pandemic on AV’s Work and Workforce
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InfoComm 2021: The Real Impact of the Pandemic on AV’s Work and Workforce

The pandemic left lasting impacts on industry demographics and workflows; the AV industry is no exception. Our team on the ground at InfoComm 2021 wanted to get a pulse for some of the ways COVID left women in AV with less work and resources, as well as whether AV design work itself has shifted in […]

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InfoComm 2021: How Architecture Embraced Disruption & Technology to Tackle Hybrid Work
Architecture & Design
InfoComm 2021: How Architecture Embraced Disruption & Technology to Tackle Hybrid Work

Key Points: The pandemic shifted the traditional office model. The notion of  hybrid work has been building for a long time. Companies must now focus on leveraging technology to empower employees to work from anywhere. Commentary: The events of 2020 forever changed how and where we work, disrupting the traditional office model. At InfoComm […]

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Don’t Touch This: Trends and Technology at InfoComm 2021
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Don’t Touch This: Trends and Technology at InfoComm 2021

Key Points: The cost in the LED market has dramatically decreased from a manufacturing perspective and a consumer demand perspective, LED’s are a lot more attainable. The LED market is expected to heat up and have a big push starting next year. Touchless interactivity is going to be the new “natural experience,” according to […]

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Renkus-Heinz Brings the Sound Solution to InfoComm 2021
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Renkus-Heinz Brings the Sound Solution to InfoComm 2021

Foothill Ranch, California, Oct. 20, 2021 — Renkus-Heinz is excited to introduce InfoComm 2021 to the company’s past 20 months of innovations, all of which offer Sound Solutions for consultants, designers, integrators, and end-users.   The renowned loudspeaker manufacturer – which has long been synonymous with audio invention and cutting-edge development – is debuting many […]

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Artificial Intelligence Challenge: These are the finalists for the 2021 KUKA Innovation Award
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Artificial Intelligence Challenge: These are the finalists for the 2021 KUKA Innovation Award

Innovations centered on the megatrend of artificial intelligence (AI): the finalists for the 2021 KUKA Innovation Award have been selected. Five teams convinced the international jury with their robotics concepts on the topic of AI. A monetary prize of 20,000 euro awaits the winner. AI is becoming increasingly important for industry – and the combination […]

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Enterprise Audio is Back, Baby!
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Enterprise Audio is Back, Baby!

The demands for enterprise audio are much different from years past. The pandemic and changes in how people work and connect are behind much of this change. To get the pulse on what’s happening now and what the future holds, Pro AV Today host Ben Thomas spoke with Nancy Knowlton, CEO of Nureva, providers of audio […]

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The Past, Present and Future of Hologram Technology
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The Past, Present and Future of Hologram Technology

While hologram technology isn’t new, the modern application is night and day from where it started decades ago. To discuss its evolution and applications, Pro AV Today host Ben Thomas chatted with Larry O’Reilly, CEO of ARHT Media, experts in the hologram space. “The modern era of holograms was really Tupac at Coachella. The interactions […]

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E4 Experience Brings Together Pro AV Stakeholders to Explore, Engage, Educate, and Expo
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E4 Experience Brings Together Pro AV Stakeholders to Explore, Engage, Educate, and Expo

The E4 Experience, hosted by Almo Professional AV and AVIXA, brought together pro AV and IT stakeholders on November 30 in Dallas. The 4 Es represent: Explore, Engage, Educate, and Expo. The event brought together industry experts and professionals to network, view demos of products, collaborate, and learn. Here’s a quick review of featured products […]

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The E4 Expo in Dallas Highlights the Resurgence of the Regional Trade Show
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The E4 Expo in Dallas Highlights the Resurgence of the Regional Trade Show

The E4 Expo in Dallas has occurred for the past 12 years, but this year it will be earmarked as the industry’s first true hybrid event. Melody Craigmyle, Vice President of Marketing & Communication at Almo Corporation, spoke with MarketScale Host Ben Thomas about what the Expo will entail. The Expo will include extensive interaction […]

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Trade Shows are Back But Will They Be Packed in 2022?
Business Services
Trade Shows are Back But Will They Be Packed in 2022?

Commentary: In this episode of Straight Outta Crumpton, Hosts, Greg Crumpton and Tyler Kern, sat down with, Scott Meyers, VP of Operations and Strategic Services at Service Logic. The three discussed the importance of relationships in the industry, as well as the future of trade shows in a post-COVID world. Meyers was working for […]

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Remote Work Made Microsoft Teams a Household Name. It Also Forced the Software to Adapt.
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Remote Work Made Microsoft Teams a Household Name. It Also Forced the Software to Adapt.

Commentary: The pandemic’s mass shift of office work to remote and hybrid workflows was the perfect storm for remote collaboration tools to find new user bases, engage already active users, and test new features that would define the future of work. Unsurprisingly, Microsoft Teams, with its Office integrations and free-to-use chat features, absorbed a […]

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Crestron’s Touchless Meetings Were Ahead of their Time Until COVID Made Them Essential
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Crestron’s Touchless Meetings Were Ahead of their Time Until COVID Made Them Essential

Key Points: Crestron has seen a major shift in room designs as well as video conferencing technologies. As companies redesign their entire office space to accommodate more virtual elements, Crestron has still been able to ship products to their customers to help enable this transformation. Supply chain issues have caused integrators to plan their […]

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How Instacart’s Remote Collaboration Investments Supports Grocery Delivery
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How Instacart’s Remote Collaboration Investments Supports Grocery Delivery

Key Points: Tech disruptor Instacart made an appearance at InfoComm. The pandemic made Instacart’s services a necessity. The mass increase in users put an additional workload on employees. Commentary: MarketScale is on the ground in Orlando for InfoComm 2021, the AV industry’s big show of the year, chatting with industry professionals about the impact […]

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What the Shift to Virtual Studios Means for LED Manufacturers
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What the Shift to Virtual Studios Means for LED Manufacturers

Key Points: Virtual studios will allow companies to have a presence at events both virtually and in-person. Virtual studios open up the possibilities for more creative content. This technology does not have to be used in only high budget projects; music videos and conferences are quickly seeing their benefits. Commentary: The pandemic popularized a […]

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The Ratio for Live Content: Will Streaming or In-Person Events Prove More Popular?
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The Ratio for Live Content: Will Streaming or In-Person Events Prove More Popular?

Key Points: The pandemic cost the live content industry billions. Companies turned to live streaming to facilitate events and engagement. The new model for events is hybrid, offering in-person and virtual. Commentary: The pandemic cost the conference industry and related activities billions of dollars, forcing companies to find new channels to communicate and engage. […]

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Reinventing AV Furniture from the Ground Up with Scott Srolis of Salamander Designs
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Reinventing AV Furniture from the Ground Up with Scott Srolis of Salamander Designs

The needs of furniture evolve on a seemingly daily basis. Watch as Pro AV Today host Ben Thomas and Scott Srolis of Salamander Designs break down the role of furniture in modern day AV design. Watch the full interview below.     * Transcript is auto-generated   BT: Hey, everybody, welcome back to pro AV. […]

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Examining the “A” in AV Over IP
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Examining the “A” in AV Over IP

AV over IP isn’t a new concept in the Pro AV market. Its prevalence is growing with the unique demands of the modern world. While the “v” or video over IP innovations have dominated the conversation recently, the “a” or audio is just as important. For audio or visuals, it involves the transmission of […]

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How Software-based Conferencing is Revolutionizing Industries
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How Software-based Conferencing is Revolutionizing Industries

Keypoints: The popularity of Zoom exploded during the pandemic. Many companies adopted software-based conferencing during the pandemic. Many companies previously used Cisco or Polycom. Commentary: The popularity of Zoom exploded during the pandemic, creating a new awareness for having multiple ways of connecting to keep things moving. We sat down with Jesse Miller, the […]

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