Articles by tag: Installation

The Intersection of Hardware, Aesthetics and Technology in Residential Design

Watch above as Pro AV Today‘s Ben Thomas and Martin Heckmann of Masonite discuss the intersection of technology and design in the residential installation space. — The intersection of technology and design has been a growing trend in the residential installation industry. As technology advances, it is becoming an increasingly important factor in the […]

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Three Ways Network Security Can Protect AV Systems

Any device visible on the network is at risk of cyberattack, including audio/visual technology, which is why certified audio/visual integrators should be consulted. An AV system manufactured by a reputable brand and installed by an experienced integrator will offer a degree of security against intrusion, but there is still room for improvement. An experienced AV […]

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The Resurgence of the Residential AV Market

As the globe wrestles with the idea of work-from-home and many builders and homeowners look for ways to differentiate across a saturated housing market, the residential AV market has seen a resurgence. “The market is ripe and there’s been quite a lot of driving factors that have forced everybody to start to see how important […]

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Navigating the Utilization of Automation for the First Time

Throughout the past 6 to 12 months, the demand for automation has been bigger than ever before. Statistics show that Q2 of this year was one of the highest on record. As interest in automation continues to increase, it is important for companies who are embarking with automation for their first time to understand how […]

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Get Your Fix: Streamlining Installs with Dedicated Partners and Thorough Documentation

Having everything go right in an installation isn’t always possible. There are many moving parts and gaps between the manufacturer and end-user. That’s why many organizations rely on installation partners to streamline, scale and manage these projects. To offer feedback on this subject, Ryan Baumgartner and Eric Warner of Vixxo joined Get Your Fix and […]

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Will Solar Panel Installation Quadruple by 2030?

Dr. Gilbert Michaud is a professor at the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs at Ohio University. He studies renewable energy policy and economic development, and he shared his insights about the potential exponential growth of solar installations. “I do, in fact, believe that the prediction that the U.S. solar industry will quadruple its […]

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Safari Energy Reaches 500th Commercial Solar Project

NEW YORK, March 11, 2021 – Leading solar developer Safari Energy announced that the company has developed or acquired its 500th commercial scale solar project. Spanning 24 states and Washington, D.C., Safari Energy’s projects have generated more than 618,000 megawatt-hours of electricity, or the equivalent of avoiding more than 437,000 metric tons of CO2 emissions. […]

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Power Up, Power On: Maximize Battery Life with Repurposing, not Just Recycling
February 23, 2024

In the rapidly evolving landscape of sustainable technology, the debate between battery recycling and repurposing is becoming increasingly significant. As we strive for a greener future, how can we best extend the battery life and utility of the batteries powering our electric vehicles (EVs) and other devices? Dr. Veronika Wright, also known as Electrified Veronika™ […]

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Smart Thermostat Technology is a Must-Have for Hotels Committed to a Sustainable Future
February 23, 2024

The drive towards sustainability within the hospitality sector marks a pivotal shift in how hotels operate and interact with their environment. Smart thermostat technology emerges as a key player in this transformation, offering more than just energy savings—it embodies a holistic approach to environmental stewardship and operational efficiency. By harnessing the power of automation and […]

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AI Advances Can Lead to Ethical Dilemmas in Accounting and Finance
AI Advances Can Lead to Ethical Dilemmas in Accounting and Finance
February 23, 2024

In an era where technology’s evolution outpaces its regulation, AI advances can lead to ethical dilemmas in accounting and finance. The integration of artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies into these sectors not only heralds a new dawn of efficiency and transparency but also introduces a myriad of ethical dilemmas, particularly concerning data privacy, security, […]

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Care Beyond Medicine: How Papa Combats Elderly Isolation by Connecting Seniors with ‘Pals’
February 23, 2024

As the global population ages, the demand for personalized, compassionate care for the elderly has surged, highlighting a gap in traditional healthcare services. This demographic, often facing loneliness and isolation, requires more than just medical attention; they need companionship and support to help combat elderly isolation. How can we address the growing need for […]

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2021 NanoLumens Crystal Nixel Awards Are Now Open For Submissions
November 17, 2020

ATLANTA, GEORGIA, November 17, 2020 — Continuing to emphasize the importance of creativity in the design of compelling NanoLumens LED display installations, NanoLumens, award-winning creators of LED visualization solutions, today announced that submissions for the sixth annual Crystal Nixel Awards are now open. The annual awards program spotlights and rewards American and international partners that demonstrates outstanding creativity […]

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Zuzor and Orbbec Partner to Enable Easy and Experiential AV Installs
June 9, 2020

Zuzor, a software company combining AI, machine Vision, and Multimedia, and Orbbec, one of the world’s largest 3D camera manufacturers, announce today a partnership to provide premium Experiential Media solution to the audiovisual industry. Orbbec Astra’s 3D cameras based on structured light technology work with Zuzor to offer experiential software that enable quick customized experiential […]

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ClearTalk: Communications Tech Beyond the Pandemic
April 29, 2020

On this episode of ClearTalk, host Tyler Kern was joined by CTSI President and CEO Gino Ruta, and Vice President Ron Pusey, to discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic highlights a need for rapid deployment of communications technology that extends well beyond the confines of this period of uncertainty. CTSI is a mission-critical communications service […]

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Powerhouse Players: How Prefabrication is Powering Plug and Play
March 4, 2020

According to a recent report, 61% of construction companies expect to employ full prefabrication at least 10% of the time. That represents unprecedented growth in the industry. “We’re seeing a lot more companies leaning toward going prefab[rication],” said Darren Heavner, Southern Regional Sales Manager for Trachte. There are obvious advantages to utilizing the fully […]

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How Audiovisual Technology and Casinos Work Hand in Hand to Provide Cutting-Edge Experiences
February 24, 2020

Stepping into a casino is no longer about heading straight for the craps table – the entire experience has evolved alongside the technology and experience-centric modern landscape. Today’s casino guests are after the engaging, innovative and cutting-edge AV experiences they’ve come to expect in all areas of their day-to-day lives, and casino owners who fail […]

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Why to Consider a Telehandler-Mounted Glass Manipulator for Residential Glazing
February 19, 2020

As the weight and dimensions of heavy glass that needs to be installed increases, so does the need for innovative glazing robots and glass manipulators that can keep pace. Though the size of the glass needing to be installed and the nature of the machines helping human operators complete that installation may be ever-evolving, the […]

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Why Architects Need a Dedicated Audiovisual Partner
February 19, 2020

At its core, architecture is a creative field – architects seek to create stunning and lasting spaces, and that process can feel like an extremely personal one. However, architects shouldn’t let this result in them attacking a project alone. By leveraging the technical expertise of a professional audiovisual (AV) integrator, architects can engage in a collaborative […]

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4 Can’t-Miss Events at ISE 2020
February 7, 2020

Integrated Systems Europe, or ISE, is upon us – on Feb. 11, the 2020 edition of the world’s leading AV and systems integration show will kick off its last hoorah in Amsterdam. The 2020 show is expected to be the event’s largest ever, building on a 2019 event that saw more than 1,300 exhibitors and […]

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The Install, Episode 1: A MarketScale Pro AV Original Series
February 4, 2020

Businesses around the country are investing in audiovisual technology to bring their brands to life. From Times Square to the bright lights of Las Vegas, we’re getting an inside look into what makes these projects must-see attractions. Holiday in the Sun We begin in Bradenton, Florida, where we’ll see how the Crown Design Group is constructing […]

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