Amazon Alexa and the rest of the GAFA gang have an impact around the globe. We discuss how residential audiovisual dealers are preparing for the GAFA invasion. Meridian is showcasing a new streaming music appliance ahead of ISE 2018. Savant has joined the SDVoE Alliance
We head off to Indianapolis to chat with CEDIA at their headquarters. With all the changes this year, where is CEDIA headed? We talk about the merger of CEDIA and CEDIA EMEA. How do we get more workers into the CI field?
We look back at the events that shaped the Residential integration market in 2016. How significant was the mass market release of Alex and Echo – Is voice control the paradigm change we were hoping for? Consolidations continue to change the playing field. Plus a “Futurecast ” at what 2017 and 2018 will bring.
Host: Matt Scott