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InfoComm 2014: 9 Videoconferencing Solutions from the Showroom Floor
Corporate Tech Decisions saw a large number of videoconferencing solutions at InfoComm 2014. From videoconferencing suites to mobile videoconferencing to cloud-based services, videoconferencing was showcased all over the showroom floor. Tech Decisions gives you nine of our favorite solutions.

Inside a Decision to Greet Visitors with a Big, Bold Video Wall
When Raven Industries needed a cutting edge video display system for ITS corporate lobby IT called on Christie and ITS MicroTile technology. The angled display system highlights the company's mission to stay on the forefront of technological advancement.

16 Video Conferencing Solutions at InfoComm 2014
InfoComm 2014 will show off a scattering of new videoconferencing technology solutions. Check out our slideshow before you see them in person.

VMP Expands Building Information Modeling Platform with New Rack Enclosure Offerings
Building information modeling allows integrators to plan in new '5D' modeling system, expanding on width, height, and depth with time and cost variables. VMP has expanded their BIM platform to include new rack enclosures.

SurgeX Announces Distribution Partnership with Herman ProAV
Herman ProAV, the leading provider of professional AV products, announces a new distribution partnership with SurgeX, a leading provider of professional grade power protection and energy intelligence solutions.

IAVI Opens New Mid-West Distribution Center
IAVI opens new distribution center in Indianapolis. The new facility will be instrumental in meeting the demands of IAVI’s current and future growth.

InfoComm 2014: 17 Video Walls For Your Workplace


14 Professional and Enterprise Grade Productivity and Utility Apps for the Office
Paper, paper everywhere and not a space to think. Consolidate your workplace with professional corporate apps that get rid of paper trails and streamline business as you know it. There are many different options for corporate apps. From Evernote products to business-wide software suites, which can be accessed with corresponding mobile apps, developers have made it easy for workplaces to access, share and manage content electronically. With corporate apps, developers have taken software consolidation to another level.

TechDecisions Guide to 6 Game Changing, Affordable Multi-format Video Switchers
This guide shows a selection of affordable multi-format video switchers with universal input capability and flexibility needed to handle just about every conceivable format, and also produce outputs to meet almost any display or projection device’s requirements, has become available for well under $10,000. In fact Roland's V40HD lists for $4,495. Each will help you make showing any presentation format possible and at a very low cost compared to even last year.

9 Emergency Preparedness, Alert and Recovery Apps for iOS and Android
This collection of emergency apps highlights the true capability of technology in the face of nature's toughest scenes. From first aid apps to radar scanners and disaster-specific apps, this collection provides some of the best resources for disaster preparedness and monitoring from trusted emergency organizations. Check out apps from The American Red Cross, FEMA, Base Velocity LLC. and ME911 for your Android or iOS smart device.

The Democratization of Video — Getting Your Video Data Organized
As video use grows, managing that content becomes ever more difficult. You need to prepare for the snowballing amount of data that needs to classified, stored and made searchable. Fortunately, there are video content management systems from companies such as SonicFountry, LimeLight Networks, Kaltura and BrightCove that well help you. Learn more about them here.

Lighting Control Plan Helps Company Achieve Maximum Savings
When engineering firm Glumac moved into a new building it made a point of enacting a lighting control practice that not only saved it money, but that improved its workspace for its employees. This was achieved by using a combination of Lutron's wireless Quantum Total Light Management system allowing switches, photocells, and vacancy/occupancy sensors to be placed anywhere in just seconds and Lutron's Hyperion solar-adaptive automated window shade system which brings outside daylight levels of up to 10,000 foot-candles down to a pleasant 25 foot-candles indoors and prevents glare.

The Benefits of Integrating Wayfinding with Digital Signage and Who’s Using it Now
Wayfinding digital signage is the perfect way to provide directions around your facility, provide information about your amenities and add branding to your signage.

Unified Communications Products Continue to Gain Popularity
Unified Communications is gaining momentum as users look to it to streamline the way people work together. Relying on IP technologies, the versatility of UC means everyone can, from one platform, shape the way communication happens, be it phone, chat, email, or videoconference.

Planar Brings Style to Digital Signage
Newly announced Simplicity Series of large-format LCDs are designed to provide customers with a selection of easy-to-use and affordable display solutions for digital signage applications.




Our deep dive explains the inner workings of digital video distribution, explaining the often confusing aspects of what goes into the system.