EdTech Episode 44: Live from InfoComm 2016

EdTech Episode 44: Live from InfoComm 2016

We are live from the show floor of InfoComm 2016. The “V” has appeared in AVB by way of Biamp. There are new programming languages on the horizon. What makes laser projectors so great? Plus, what technology from the show will impact your campus?

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You Did It!

Theodore Roosevelt said “It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who … Read more

A State of Control Episode 14: Who’s Going To Touch It?

A State of Control Episode 14: Who’s Going To Touch It?

Host: Tim Albright AVNation Founder and Steve Greenblatt of Control Concepts Guests: Rich Fregosa of Fregosa Design Record Date: 10/21/2014 On this month's episode we cover how programmers can provide an Exceptional Experience. What are some best practices for programmers and programming? Plus, we talk about what programming may look like in the next few years. Running Time: ... Read more
Getting Customer’s to Talk Back

Getting Customer’s to Talk Back

Talking with a potential client this week, our conversation meandered into the topic of customer service; specifically customer feedback. This client uses a combination of Internet surveys after a job is complete as well as a phone campaign to call and gauge a customer’s feelings on how well you did a job. This is an … Read more

The Dawn of the REDBAND Collective

Like wildfire, the news spread quickly throughout the AV industry at the end of August that the REDBAND bloggers group collectively decided that it was time for things to change. The individual efforts contributed by each of the REDBAND members had brought a certain amount of notoriety that caused the founder of the group, Christopher … Read more

Five Year Milestone for Almo Pro A/V

This year marks five years for Almo Pro A/V. The distributor has been helping integrators since 2009 with education on product and business practices. This is not your typical trade show, as they go around the country to various territories bringing their E4 to the people. For the full story, visit our friends at Commercial … Read more

Commercial Integrator Webinar Resources

Our friends over at Commercial Integrator have a great resource of their past webinars. You can watch experts from all over the industry talk about PSIM, control code ownership, 4K, digital signage trends and automation. You can also already watch and listen as Steve Greenblatt and Tim Albright, from A State of Control, debate the … Read more

Pakedge Gives Back to Higher Education

One of the highlights from InfoComm 2014 was Pakedge and their BakPak solutions. Well, the California-based company is helping one employee give back to his alma mater. Jason Gibson, the regional account manager for Pakedge, arranged for the $200,000 donation in networking gear to Orange Coast College. The gift included 10 routers, 24 network switches, 12 power … Read more