Attend Gary Kayye’s InfoComm Session: ‘The Future of Workspaces Is All About Experiences’

InfoComm 2024 Attendees: You asked for it, so he’s doing it. rAVe founder, Gary Kayye, will be delivering the “The Future of Workspaces is All About Experiences” educational session DURING InfoComm in Las Vegas on TUESDAY, June 11th @ 1p.m. — THIS WILL SELL OUT — so, sign up NOW! Register here. Here’s more information […]

Attend Gary Kayye’s InfoComm Session: ‘The Future of Workspaces Is All About Experiences’

Sony Glasses-Free 3D Spatial Reality Displays Gets Giant Update and More Plug-ins

The glasses-free 3D Sony Electronics ELF-SR2 and ELF-SR1 Spatial Reality Displays are adding enhancements to support various industries. The latest release of the Spatial Reality Display Plugin for Preview, designed to improve the compatibility with digital content creation (DCC) tools for showcasing 3D data on spatially immersive displays, enables stereoscopic display of 3D data. It […]

Sony Glasses-Free 3D Spatial Reality Displays Gets Giant Update and More Plug-ins

Draper Debuts StyleLine Fixed Screen

The latest fixed frame projection screen from Draper is a single flexible screen model dubbed the StyleLine Fixed Screen it’s available up to 12 feet wide with two bezel trim options – 5/8″ or 3-3/16″ – and in an edgeless version. The aluminum frame features a back channel for attaching LED backlighting, and both bezels […]

Draper Debuts StyleLine Fixed Screen

MSolutions Debuts Wallplate That Sends HDMI and USB-C Up To 130 Feet

MSolutions introduced the 4K KVM extender set for sending HDMI and USB signals, and it includes a wallplate transmitter. The MS-210WP transmitter pairs with a corresponding receiver (the MSR-210U2R) to extend 4K@30 4:4:4 video up to 40 meters (131 feet), HD facilities can extend 1080p video and lower resolutions up to 70m (230 feet), with […]

MSolutions Debuts Wallplate That Sends HDMI and USB-C Up To 130 Feet

Extron Just Dropped a Cool and Simple Product You’ll Want to Put In Every UCC Space

Extron just debuted something called the WC Pro 150 OCS and WC Pro 160 and dubbed them Workspace Automation Controllers. These are designed to add secure display control and automation to workspaces of all sizes. Depending on the model you choose, you can have automatic display control via an occupancy sensor — either built right […]

Extron Just Dropped a Cool and Simple Product You’ll Want to Put In Every UCC Space

Bogen Debuts NQ-S1810WBC, a PoE Combo Wall Baffle Speaker and LED Clock

Bogen Communications announced the NQ-S1810WBC, a PoE Combo Wall Baffle Speaker, featuring an LED message display and a multi-colored flasher, for “unparalleled high-definition audio quality and integration into the Nyquist ecosystem.” Engineered to meet the evolving needs of modern communication systems, Bogen Communications says the Combo Wall Baffle Speaker redefines audio while adding visual messaging […]

Bogen Debuts NQ-S1810WBC, a PoE Combo Wall Baffle Speaker and LED Clock

New PROLIGHTS EclDisplay CAS ProAV Lighting for Museums, Corporate Design and Has Bluetooth Control

PROLIGHTS announced the introduction of the EclDisplay CAS, the latest addition to the EclDisplay projector range for gallery applications, featuring integrated Casambi control onboard. The Casambi protocol enables system integrators to manage and adjust the projector directly via wireless smartphone devices, thanks to this Bluetooth Mesh-based technology. This innovation offers unprecedented flexibility, allowing for light […]

New PROLIGHTS EclDisplay CAS ProAV Lighting for Museums, Corporate Design and Has Bluetooth Control

Philips Debuts Entry-Level LED Line — LED 5000 Series From PPDS

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announced an entry-level line of dvLED solutions; the Philips Public LED 5000 Series. Available globally — including EMEA, India, North America and APAC — the new Philips Public LED 5000 Series is aimed at indoor public spaces — such as retail stores, shopping centers, corporate spaces and offices, cinemas, theaters, […]

Philips Debuts Entry-Level LED Line — LED 5000 Series From PPDS

The Enterprise IT Program Is Back at InfoComm 2024

Enterprise IT will make its return at InfoComm 2024, this June 8-14 (exhibits 12-14) at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year’s program will feature a new two-day AVoIP Foundations workshop, plus education sessions on topics such as IoT solutions, IT and AV system design and integration, network design, and more, […]

The Enterprise IT Program Is Back at InfoComm 2024

NOW CLOSED: Nominations for the 13th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards

It’s that time of year again! The 13th annual Readers’ Choice Awards nominations are now closed. We have given out our annual rAVe Readers’ Choice Awards on the InfoComm show floor every year, and 2024 in Las Vegas will be no different. Keep an eye on the key dates: Nominations Close: April 5, 2024 Voting […]

NOW CLOSED: Nominations for the 13th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards

Sphere in Vegas Will Host InfoComm 2024 Event!

InfoComm 2024 will host An Evening at Sphere on Tuesday, June 11. The event begins with a reception in the Atrium, where, through one-of-a-kind immersive technology experiences created specifically for Sphere, guests will gain a better understanding of how technology amplifies our human potential. The guests will then enter the main venue bowl for a […]

Sphere in Vegas Will Host InfoComm 2024 Event!

Kayye’s Krystal Ball: 2024 Edition

Welcome to my 24th annual Kayye’s Krystal Ball! It’s been an honor to have written this for 24 straight years and even more of an honor for it to have so many thousands of readers annually — it’s almost always our most-read article of the year on rAVe [PUBS]. So, if you’re reading this right […]

Kayye’s Krystal Ball: 2024 Edition

rAVe December 2023 Temperature Check — Survey CLOSED

As the year comes to a close, we want to know your thoughts on how ProAV has changed throughout 2023. You can check out the results of last month’s rAVe Temperature Check here. This month’s survey is now CLOSED. Keep an eye out for this month’s results and for next month’s survey! 

rAVe December 2023 Temperature Check — Survey CLOSED

Making New Connections: InfoComm 2023 and Beyond

Every year, I write a column about what I experienced at InfoComm. In 2023, I made a large number of new acquaintances from June 13-16 by visiting many exhibitor booths, some sponsored events, a dinner, my own happy hours and participating in a streaming video. Let’s review what it’s like to make connections at one […]

Making New Connections: InfoComm 2023 and Beyond

Recruiting Talent in the AV Industry? Company Values Matter.

By Peter Hansen AVIXA Company values matter. They impact how your business runs, they impact our society, and, according to new data, they hold substantial importance to the ProAV workforce. The link between company values and hiring is not an entirely new topic. In recent years, more and more data has shown that workers place […]

Recruiting Talent in the AV Industry? Company Values Matter.

rePLAY InfoComm 2023 Day 3 — The Wrap-Up

Welcome to the final day of rePLAY InfoComm 2023, during which our hosts, Megan A. Dutta and Steph Beckett, highlight some of their favorite moments on the show floor at this year’s InfoComm. On the final day of rePLAY, Megan and Steph highlighted product categories that are just beginning to become integrated into the ProAV […]

rePLAY InfoComm 2023 Day 3 — The Wrap-Up

InfoComm 2024 Will Focus on Digital Transformation, AVIXA Co-Locates Show With Object Management Group

AVIXA will co-locate the 2024 InfoComm Show with Object Management Group‘s new digital transformation event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Under the brand “Transform! InfoComm 2024,” AVIXA and OMG will host an exhibit hall, dedicated conference and networking opportunities focused on digital transformation on June 12-14, 2024 — the three show-floor days of InfoComm. OMG, through […]

InfoComm 2024 Will Focus on Digital Transformation, AVIXA Co-Locates Show With Object Management Group

Christie Debuts Hedra Video Wall Processor

Christie just officially debuted Hedra, a video wall processor that offers an all-in-one control room solution. Based on a Linux hardware system and with multiview KVM, users can securely work remotely or centrally and easily switch between different on-screen layouts and configurations. With drag-and-drop interfaces and customized layouts, arranging and controlling information displayed on a […]

Christie Debuts Hedra Video Wall Processor

rePLAY InfoComm 2023 Day 1 — The Wrap-Up

Welcome to our recap of the first day of rePLAY InfoComm 2023! Day One kicked off with Megan A. Dutta and AVIXA CEO Dave Labuskes discussing their favorite moments of InfoComm 2023. Dave remarked that he always loves the moment when people come “pouring in” on the first day. Megan said she loves seeing how […]

rePLAY InfoComm 2023 Day 1 — The Wrap-Up

rePlay InfoComm 2023 Day 2 — The Wrap-Up

Welcome to our recap of the second day of rePLAY InfoComm 2023! rAVe [PUBS] Managing Editor Steph Beckett and LAVNCH [CODE] Editor-in-Chief Megan A. Dutta are back to talk all things about the trade show. Puppies! Day Two kicked off with Megan speaking to Kathy Burns, the operations director at Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando. […]

rePlay InfoComm 2023 Day 2 — The Wrap-Up

Announcing the 2023 Winners of rAVe’s Best of InfoComm Awards

As we have for the past 13 years, I am proud to say we sent reporters from rAVe [PUBS] to EVERY SINGLE BOOTH at InfoComm 2023 earlier this month to shoot videos of new (and returning!) products. No other company went to every single booth. We amassed a cache of more than 1,560 videos, and […]

Announcing the 2023 Winners of rAVe’s Best of InfoComm Awards

LG Electronics Adds Commercial TV Set With Integrated Apple AirPlay

LG Electronics launched a commercial television set integrated with Apple AirPlay technology support for hotels, offering guests a seamless and secure way to share content from their iPhone or iPad to their guest room TV. LG Electronics and Apple worked together to ensure that AirPlay will be as easy to use as when at home. […]

LG Electronics Adds Commercial TV Set With Integrated Apple AirPlay

Snap One Adds Carbon Series of Strong Mounts for Overhead Digital Signage Installations

Snap One just announced its new commercial-focused Carbon Series of Strong mounts for overhead digital signage installations of displays up to 100 inches diagonal and up to 500 pounds in weight. For ceiling-mount installation, Partners can purchase steel I-beam mounts, wood joist mounts and numerous ceiling plates, including an anti-vibration model. They can also opt […]

Snap One Adds Carbon Series of Strong Mounts for Overhead Digital Signage Installations

AMX Debuts First New AV-over-IP Product in More Than 5 Years in SVSI N4321D

HARMAN Professional Solutions’ AMX brand launched the AV-over-IP-based AMX SVSI N4321D Audio Transceivers with Dante and AES67. These Transceivers are ideal for corporate applications, colleges and universities, casinos, convention and entertainment centers, or anyone needing robust Dante, AES67 or PCM networked audio over IP and analog transcoding at an affordable price point. The N4321D connects […]

AMX Debuts First New AV-over-IP Product in More Than 5 Years in SVSI N4321D

Biamp Wants You To Use Modena MAX Connect Instead of Barco ClickShare for BYOM

Biamp unveiled Modena MAX Connect, which offers “the same experience that users have come to love in dedicated UCC rooms,” now within BYOM collaboration spaces. MAX Connect enables users to walk into any room, with any device, and join a meeting instantly using any video collaboration experience, including UC platforms or messaging apps. MAX Connect […]

Biamp Wants You To Use Modena MAX Connect Instead of Barco ClickShare for BYOM

Biamp Adds Network to Parlé Lineup with New Parlé N 100

The Biamp Parlé N 100 adds network connectivity to Parlé conferencing bars enabling device monitoring, firmware updates, and enterprise configuration via SageVue. It includes two USB A ports for connecting peripherals such as the Vidi 250 conferencing camera. Other features include one USB B port for connecting a laptop or UC compute device, and one […]

Biamp Adds Network to Parlé Lineup with New Parlé N 100

Barco Woos Daniel Root Away From Wainhouse Research to Head-up ClickShare

Barco just announced that industry veteran Daniel Root has joined Barco to lead the Meeting Experience division’s global alliance team. Root will be responsible for driving strategic alignment as ClickShare accelerates its momentum. With his experience and deep understanding of the market, Root is well-equipped to lead ClickShare’s partnership and alliance program into the future. Here’s an exclusive […]

Barco Woos Daniel Root Away From Wainhouse Research to Head-up ClickShare

AMX Launches Universal Remote Control System — Including Compatibility With Extron and Crestron

HARMAN Professional Solutions’ AMX Brand introduced the CE Series at InfoComm 2023, a new family of professional-grade Universal Control Extenders. The new line delivers AMX-quality hardware control to any system that supports IP connectivity, making these units ideal for corporate spaces, colleges and universities, and government facilities. AMX debuted four models, including CE-IO4 with 4 […]

AMX Launches Universal Remote Control System — Including Compatibility With Extron and Crestron

SDVoE Alliance Announces Integration With AVI-SPL Symphony

The SDVoE Alliance announced integration with AVI-SPL Symphony, a user experience management platform to administer, monitor, control and analyze multivendor AV, UC and spaces across environments. The SDVoE API expands Symphony’s view into the full technology deployment of customers. Industry professionals can control and manage SDVoE devices alongside other system devices, such as sources, displays, […]

SDVoE Alliance Announces Integration With AVI-SPL Symphony

AV-over-IP Chip Company, ASPEED, Partners with Dante and Shows Off Video Wall System

ASPEED Technology (the chip inside many AV-over-IP products out there) launched something called Smart AV application products, including the AST1530/1535 AV-over-IP high-definition Matrix Video Wall SoCs. The SoCs can be paired with ASPEED’s Cupola360 180-degree and 360-degree cameras, providing solutions for various applications such as smart patrolling for factory command centers and control rooms. ASPEED […]

AV-over-IP Chip Company, ASPEED, Partners with Dante and Shows Off Video Wall System

MediaMatrix Releases nWare 3.0 Update — Expanding Integrations, Interoperability

MediaMatrix announces the release of nWare 3.0. With this release, MediaMatrix expands its integrations within the Peavey Commercial Audio product line and beyond. nWare 3.0 offers integrated compatibility with the Visionary Solutions DuetE-2 Encoder and DuetD-2 Decoder, enabling real-time video streaming with embedded monitoring and control functionality. The nWare 3.0 release also includes Crest Audio […]

MediaMatrix Releases nWare 3.0 Update — Expanding Integrations, Interoperability

Xyte Announced Partnership With Legrand, Symetrix and WyreStorm at InfoComm 2023

Xyte developers of the Connected Device Platform (CDP), announced its added partnerships with Legrand, Symetrix and WyreStorm at InfoComm 2023. These new customers join Valens, Avocor, AVProEdge, Rebar, Alice Camera, ProAV and others who have partnered with Xyte to create an AV ecosystem that includes “both leading hardware manufacturers and service providers.” Together with additional device manufacturers in various industries that are […]

Xyte Announced Partnership With Legrand, Symetrix and WyreStorm at InfoComm 2023