Gary’s Rants & rAVes

Listen to Gary Kayye’s exclusive podcast – Rants & rAVes. Every episode, Gary talks with some of the biggest names in the AV industry and covers all the latest trends. Tune in, #AVTweeps!

Rants and rAVes – Episode 7: Vaddio Adds Free Advanced Replacement Program

Sure, everyone’s got warranties for all their gear- and as most manufacturers would say, you don’t need warranties as their gear never breaks. But, in case it does, everyone needs at least a two year warranty. But, Vaddio one-up’ed their competition by offering a one-year, free Advanced Replacement program. We talk about this on today’s program. Show Links: […]

Rants and rAVes – Episode 7: Vaddio Adds Free Advanced Replacement Program

Rants and rAVes – Episode 6: POLYCOM Adds Skype, Facebook Video and Google Talk Compatibility

POLYCOM is the first, and only, VTC company to add compatibility with not only Skype but also Facebook Video and Google Talk with their RealPresence system today. Everyone’s been wondering when you’d be able to connect Skype calls into VTC systems – that day happened today, October 8, 2012. Today, POLYCOM changed videoconferencing forever… Show Links: rAVe [Publications]: Polycom Introduces Open-Standards Based Scalable Video Coding (SVC) Protocol […]

Rants and rAVes – Episode 6: POLYCOM Adds Skype, Facebook Video and Google Talk Compatibility

Rants and rAVes – Episode 5 : NSCA Brings Security Conference to DC in November

Gary Kayye highlights the NSCA’s $100 discount for the inaugural MNEC Industry Symposium (Mass Notification and Emergency Communications). Show Links: NSCA: MNEC Industry Symposium Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

Rants and rAVes – Episode 5 : NSCA Brings Security Conference to DC in November

Rants and rAVes – Episode 4 : Extron Still Does VGA Better Than Anyone Else

Gary Kayye emphasizes the continued need for high quality analog distribution. Show Links: rAVe: Extron Ships High-Res VGA Line Driver with EDID Minder Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

Rants and rAVes – Episode 4 : Extron Still Does VGA Better Than Anyone Else

Rants and rAVes – Episode 3: Did You Know NEC Does 11K Lumens?

Gary Kayye talks to Clark Brown, Sr. Vice president of Sales of NEC Displays to get the word out about NEC high-brightness projectors and video walls. Show Links: rAVe: NEC PH1000U Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

Rants and rAVes – Episode 3: Did You Know NEC Does 11K Lumens?

Rants and rAVes – Episode 2: Ube Says See-Ya-Later Crestron and Take AMX with You

Gary Kayye talks about Utz Baldwin’s new start-up Ube. Ube is an ad supported and cloud-based home automation platform. Show Links: rAVe: Utz Baldwin’s New Company, Ube, Aims to Eliminate Crestron and AMX fromHomeAV Market Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

Rants and rAVes – Episode 2: Ube Says See-Ya-Later Crestron and Take AMX with You

Rants and rAVes – Episode 1: All About ALMO

In our first episode of Rants and rAVes, Gary Describes the upcoming ALMO E4 AV tour in New York.  He also gives a preview of his E4 Krystal Ball keynote. Show Links: ALMO E4 registration info: http://www.almoproav.com/Events/e4/ Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

Rants and rAVes – Episode 1: All About ALMO