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av technology post-covid

5 New Standards for AV Technology Post-COVID

December 2, 2021

  The drastic global reaction to COVID has undoubtedly altered the world forever, and it is only natural that the audiovisual industry also underwent a transformation. While the initial shock of the pandemic has waned, audiovisual technology continues to evolve to meet the changing needs of educational institutions, transportation hubs, expansive corporate offices, and businesses…

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6 Best Practices to Protect Your AV Systems Against Data Breaches

November 25, 2021

  In 2021, the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report revealed a total of 5,258 data breaches that occurred throughout the year. Many big businesses were victims of these highly publicized data breaches, but most of these cyberattacks occurred within small, vulnerable businesses that failed to take adequate security measures. A data breach can have a…

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smart buildings

AV Technology and the Rise of Smart Buildings

November 18, 2021

  As the general collective steps into an increasingly digital way of life, technology has become inescapable. Although the term “smart building” has a variety of meanings, it is ultimately about connections. These technologies allow the formation of connections by collecting data regarding the occupants of the building, along with external and internal conditions. As…

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AV integration in transportation

The Importance of AV Integration in Transportation Hubs

November 11, 2021

  As technology progresses, people have grown accustomed to high-tech features infiltrating every aspect of our lives. When it comes to transit, it has become commonplace for various audio, video, and lighting elements to be implemented throughout each traveler’s journey. Every transportation hub differs, so this can entail a variety of informative displays and digital…

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network security

Is Your AV Setup Secure? How Audiovisual Systems and Network Security Go Hand-in-Hand

November 4, 2021

  Although many organizations are concerned with their audiovisual systems’ overall appearance and functionality, the security system in place is equally important. A study from the University of Maryland has shown that a cyberattack occurs every 39 seconds, meaning the likelihood of data breaches has increased dramatically. As such, an aesthetically pleasing audiovisual system that…

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video collaboration technologies

How AV Integrators Incorporate Key Video Collaboration Technologies to Support Your Team

October 28, 2021

  As business owners and employees communicate throughout their workday, they often take for granted the role that advanced audiovisual tools — such as video collaboration technologies — play in their ability to communication effectively with one another. However, staff members are promptly reminded of these tools’ importance the moment that operations go awry. The…

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managed video conferencing

Why Managed Video Conferencing is a Superior Communication Solution

October 21, 2021

  As business technology advances rapidly, it’s clear that video conferencing is here to stay. However, the overall success of your organization’s video communication is dependent on the proper execution of each element of the video conferencing process. If your organization requires streamlined video services, it is in your best interest to work with a…

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unified communications technologies at work

Why It Pays to Have Unified Communications

October 14, 2021

  We live in a society in which we are more connected than ever before. It is only natural that our propensity toward constant communication transforms the way that we work as well. As many companies find themselves with employees and clients in various locations, it is crucial that we can communicate with one another…

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What Video Collaboration Can Do for Your Business

October 7, 2021

  Social distancing restrictions may be gradually lifting, but it appears that many of the practices that we’ve adopted are here to stay. It has also become abundantly clear that video conferencing will remain a vital tool for effective business practices as time goes on. Currently, 43% of remote and in-house teams use a video…

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education post-COVID

Is Video Conferencing Still Important in Education, Post-COVID?

September 30, 2021

  In March 2020, COVID-19 drastically altered daily life on a global scale. Although the technology that we use was already evolving rapidly, the pandemic thrust us into a society that has become even more digitized than anticipated. Education is no exception. By 2024, the online education market is predicted to be worth an astounding…

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