AV and Automation Industry Articles from the Current eMagazine
Professional Installerâ€™s Guide to IP Networking, Part 2
02/27/14, Martin Boulter, Luxul
In this article we will focus on Routers, a key element that can make or break your installation.
36 million homes in Europe and North America will be smart by 2017
02/27/14, Lars Kurkinen, Berg Insight
Berg Insightâ€™s definition of a smart home system requires that it has a smartphone app or a web portal as a user interface.
The Potential of Holographic Displays
02/27/14, Len Calderone for, HomeToys
The future of holography is very promising with the next generation of holographic images that will be startling in their realism. Using these astonishing images, we will see holographic displays expanding into many different technologies.
Largest Content Provider in Dubai Closes the Gap Between 4K Content Generation and Distribution
02/27/14, Alex â€śLXâ€ť Rudis, NanoTech Entertainment
The 4K trends weâ€™re seeing are a clear significant push for 4K from the TV manufacturers; we need content for them and everyone else involved in the 4K industry.
Professional Installerâ€™s Guide to IP Networking, Part I
02/13/14, Martin Boulter, Luxul
This is the first in a 4 part series. In this segment we will discuss the basic components of an IP network and the functions of those components in the first segment. In segments 2-4, we will take a closer look at Routers, Switches and Wireless Networking.
AV and Automation Industry Stories of the Day
Home Energy Management Systems Will Reach $2.8 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2020, Forecasts Navigant Research
Submitted on: 03/07/14, 05:43 AM
Until 2012, home energy management (HEM) systems, which help residential customers monitor and adjust their energy use, struggled to gain market traction. More recently, however, non-utility stakeholders have moved into this segment, increasing awareness of new tools a
HomeSeer Unveils World's First Android Tabletop Touchscreen for use with Home Automation
Submitted on: 03/05/14, 06:00 AM
HomeSeer announces the release of the world's first and only Android tabletop touchscreen for home automation! The new WFTT07 performs like a tablet but is free standing, has impressive sound quality and boots automatically to the company's HSTouch home automat
SAVANTÂ® SYSTEMS INTRODUCES ALL NEW SMART SERIES LINE
Submitted on: 03/03/14, 05:59 AM
Savant Systems introduced the Smart Series control and automation product line. Smart Series products utilize the brand's award-winning technology to bring the Savant experience to a broader audience. Complete packages start at $1,599 MSRP and include the new Smart
Three Reasons Ruggedness Matters
Submitted on: 02/27/14, 03:03 PM
You can no longer walk through a shopping mall, airport or museum without seeing video screens and digital signage technology on display. It is no surprise that industry analysts continue to predict double-digit growth in the digital signage market, and that industry e
Today's AV and Automation Industry Headlines
Seneca Introduces xVault xNVR100 (Network Video Recorder) Powered by OnSSI
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 06:03 PM
Ready to Use, Integrated Video Surveillance Solution Optimized for Ocularis PS
Smart Home Device Utilizing Facial Recognition Debuts Online
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 06:00 PM
Chui, a product of 214.io, is an "Intelligent Doorbell," that identifies visitors at the front door and alerts owners.
Amped Wireless Now Shipping High Power Compact AC Wi-Fi Range Extender
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 05:58 PM
Industry's first high power, compact 802.11ac range extender, the REC15A boosts Wi-Fi signal extending it up to 5,000 square feet
Inovonics And Mercury Security Partner To Deliver Industry's First PSIA-Based Integrated Access Control And EN6080 Area Control Gateway System For Mobile Duress At ISC West 2014
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 05:57 PM
The new solution is the latest addition in the ever-expanding library of wireless technology available in every Mercury controller.
Boon Edam Inc. Expands Presence at ISC West
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 05:54 PM
ISC West International Security Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas, NV, on April 2nd - 4th
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