SVC on Twitter    SVC on Facebook    SVC on LinkedIn

Related Articles


Favorite Tech Tools 
By Bennett Liles
The Neanderthal man had his fire and flints. From there, a series of simple gadgets from the wheel to the wireless remote have changed our lives by making things possible or getting things done much more quickly and easily. After each of these advances, it has become difficult for us to imagine how we got along without. In the AV age, there has evolved a group of gadgets enabling “AV Installer...

The Buzz: Install of the Month:
Banco Azteca, Mexico City
By Trevor Boyer
Banco Azteca, Latin America's largest specialty retailer and financial services company, has grown fast. Based in Mexico City, it is the first Mexican-owned consumer credit institution that targets working-class Mexicans....

Installation Profile:
A Vision Realized
By Jack Kontney
When the staff of Southlake Foursquare Church in suburban West Linn, Ore., decided to expand, it had a vision it was determined to realize. The new structure...

Installation Profile:
Standout Integration
By Jack Kontney
Every installation presents its own problems. Some are predictable, some not. Customer requirements may prove challenging, or physical anomalies in a facility may prevent tried-and-true designs from being implemented. But finding ways to provide solutions that meet user needs through creative application of technology keeps this industry interesting...

IPTV Catching On and Challenging Corporate Users 

“Most corporate people don’t even realize it’s possible,” says Rich Mavrogeanes, founder and chief technology officer at VBrick Systems. He’s referring to broadcast video over IP networks or IPTV, a new twist on TV that many observers expect to take off in the next year or two. At first, IPTV sounds like plain old video streaming, only in place of the familiar little windows filled with jittery low-res images, the viewer gets the full high-def experience and extensive control over what and when to watch. ...

Calypso Control Systems Creates Product Libraries for Altinex's AVSnap 

Altinex announces the release of a set of new Calypso Control Systems product libraries for AVSnap, AV system design software. Calypso Control is one of many manufacturers to create product libraries for AVSnap. The Calypso Control libraries and the AVSnap software are available for download from AVSnap users will be able to design AV systems in AVSnap using Calypso Control products such as the open-architecture Pro I/O device controller with its integrated event database and patent-pending control hyperlinks, and the PDU75-12/5, a 12VDC and 5VDC rackmount low-voltage power strip that eliminates wall-warts while offering seamless DC power redundancy. ...

POV: Mission Making Tracks 

Throughout the year, InfoComm International has presented the POV series, in which the chairs of the association's member councils and committees describe...

Will Consumer TV Price and Quality Battles Impact the Corporate Market? 

Committing to a video display technology for a corporate setting never seems to get any easier. A spate of recent reports suggests that the choices are about to get, if anything, more complicated. Among the biggest recent news is InFocus’ announcement that it is shuffling some management out the door, planning to drastically cut staff, and giving up on its ultra-thin display business, both direct-view and rear-projection. InFocus was early in the DLP rear projection TV market, but the company’s announcement blames intense price competition for making this market position untenable. ...

Mediapointe Enhances AV Integrators' Arsenal of AV-over-IP Tools  

MediaPointe, a developer of award-winning AV-over-IP collaboration technologies, has introduced easier-to-use and more-cost-effective digital devices to assist both AV integrators and users with advanced digital image storage and delivery capabilities. Unlike any other devices on the market today, the new series of products, the Digital Network Printer (DNP) and Digital Video Capture (DVC) appliances, offer instant printing and capturing of onscreen content during a presentation or videoconference. ...

Installation Profile:
Spiritual Growth
By Mel Lambert
The development of most contemporary churches is one of continuing evolution as new facilities are added in response to the needs of parishioners, their families, and the community...

Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | Next
Browse Back Issues
  December 2014 Sound & Video Contractor Cover November 2014 Sound & Video Contractor Cover October 2014 Sound & Video Contractor Cover September 2014 Sound & Video Contractor Cover August 2014 Sound & Video Contractor Cover July 2014 Sound & Video Contractor Cover  
December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014