Digital Signage lands on MaRS

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Toronto, ON, November 24, 2015 — Dot2Dot Communications is proud to announce the launch of a digital media initiative with MaRS Discovery District. Using Scala Enterprise software, Dot2Dot and MaRS have found ways to leverage technology while improving internal communications for tenants and visitors, and promoting local events with Scala’s easy-to-use software. MaRS Discovery District is located […]

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Artcoustic Loudspeakers Installation Of The Month – November 2015

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November’s Installation Of The Month is really something very special indeed. Integration Design in Sweden were given the brief to design and install this amazing room for a world leading music company. Sweden’s top media company needed an auditorium for internal and external gatherings, press conferences and various media presentations. Something out of the ordinary […]

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Hybrid Optical Cables for High-Speed Digital Video

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Technical Whitepaper: Hybrid Optical Cables for High-Speed Digital Video By: Cosemi Technologies, Inc. September 2015   I. Introduction As video displays get larger in size, more pixels are needed to achieve the same video-playing quality (Figure 1). This leads to the display resolution progressing from the earlier 480 x 720 for DVD to 1080p for high-definition […]

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BrightSign Personalizes the Drive-through Experience at Pennsylvania Starbucks

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Starbucks is known the world over for the continuity of its customer experience. Whether in Athens or Atlanta, customers can expect the same high-quality coffee drinks, made by friendly baristas who act as ambassadors for the world’s most iconic coffee brand. One Starbucks in Pennsylvania is further personalizing that experience with a new digital signage […]

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State-of-the-art AV system for Mumbai bank with dnp screens

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India’s National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) in Mumbai needed a new AV system in its boardroom. M/s Cosmos Business Machines confidently recommended installing a dnp optical rear projection screen to provide an optimal combination of quality, economy and aesthetics. Cosmos went on to devise an excellent technical solution, which wins our August […]

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Oral Roberts University turns to Carousel Industries to support learning in a digital society

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Tulsa, Okla., August 26, 2015 — Carousel Industries, a leader in unified communications, managed services, data solutions and visual communications, announced that it has signed an agreement with Tulsa, Oklahoma-based Oral Roberts University (ORU) to deliver seamless wireless connectivity across its entire 263 acre campus, which will enable the university to be linked to students […]

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Flexible and scalable IPTV platform proves precious to Chinova Resources

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Working in the mining industry in Australia is one of the toughest and most extreme careers in the world, the work is tough, temperatures high and staff are often isolated from the outside world for long periods of time. Ensuring they are properly looked after is something that Chinova Resources has gone to great lengths […]

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Telepresence Robots Turn Video Collaboration Into a Workforce Multiplier

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Robotic telepresence and video collaboration have been a successful combination for several years now, gaining traction in applications such as telemedicine and distance learning. The engagement that results from enabling remote participants to control their point of view is clear, as is the productivity gain from being in more than one place at a time. […]

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Symetrix Helps Achieve Rapid DSP Upgrade at Wisconsin Center

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MILWAUKEE, WI — AUGUST 2015: A popular choice for conventions and exhibitions with nearly 190,000 sqft of space, Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee remains one of the state’s most popular destinations for large-scale business gatherings. But times and technologies change, and in recent years there had been a growing recognition that the original audio processing infrastructure […]

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Daimler Truck North America at Hoover Dam

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When Daimler North America executives explored ideas for maximizing the impact of their new Freightliner Inspiration Truck campaign – the first licensed autonomous commercial truck to drive on a United States public highway – they honed in on a frequently traversed landmark representing another feat of engineering prowess: the Hoover Dam. At its launch event, the Inspiration Truck drove on […]

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Sennheiser Tourguide Helps Sweetwater Sound Deliver Corporate Tours with Reliability, Intelligibility and Ease of Use

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Fort Wayne, Ind., July 30, 2015 – Sweetwater Sound, one of the top online music retailers in the world, recently implemented a Sennheiser Tourguide system to facilitate its corporate tours. The company, which features a brand new, 300,000 square foot, LEED Platinum certified facility and is set amidst an exquisite 100+ acre campus, has realized […]

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Tannoy Loudspeakers meet aesthetic and sonic challenges at the Skirball Cultural Center

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Since 1996, LA’s Skirball Cultural Center has gained a reputation as one of the world’s foremost Jewish cultural institutions, a leading cultural venue and a truly elegant event space designed by renowned architect Moshe Safdie. With the latest addition to their campus, the 44,000-square-foot Herscher Hall/Guerin Pavilion, Skirball has dramatically enhanced its ability to serve […]

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University of California, Riverside: Installs giant 28.5-foot video wall with Peerless-AV

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  The Challenge In early 2014, the University of California, Riverside (UCR) was putting the finishing touches on its new student center, the UCR Student Recreation Center, a building planned as the hub of recreational, intramural, and club sports on the campus. From health classes to casual sports games to personal training and even a […]

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Sharp Video Wall Is in Full Fashion at French Designer’s NYC Retail Store

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When a French fashion company opened a store in Manhattan’s trendy SoHo neighborhood, it wanted a specific architecture style. However, a major concern was that the store’s existing skylights would wash out any video screens. Sharp professional displays proved to be the right monitors for the job. Business Environment Challenges A world-famous French fashion designer […]

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NYC Central Park Christian Music Concert Chooses K-array

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NY CityFest, a region-wide initiative focused on helping churches saturate their neighborhoods with the good news of Jesus Christ through regional gatherings and evangelistic outreaches, teamed up with Luis Palau and dozens of other partner evangelists to celebrate its achievements with a free concert and gospel sermons at Central Park in Manhattan on July 11, […]

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New York’s Latest Irish Sports Bar Scores With Symetrix

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NEW YORK, NY — JULY 2015: Bounding off the success of its midtown location, upscale gastro-pub and sports bar Stout opened a second location in Manhattan’s financial district. Dubbed Stout FiDi, the new establishment operates out of a 6000 sqft. space and incorporates many of the distinctive design elements of the original Stout, including a 50ft […]

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Hendrik Broadcasts Medical and Academic Conferences Worldwide Online with StreamGuys

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BAYSIDE, CALIFORNIA, March 2, 2015 — Hendrik Information Systems, a Houston-based multi-platform technology systems provider, is taking distance learning and concurrent video streaming of educational content to the next level for some of the country’s largest medical institutions. Hendrik is relying exclusively on StreamGuys’ infinitely scalable, cloud-based content delivery network (CDN) and on-premise servers to […]

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Versatility, simplicity and flexibility key as AUEA leads the way with digital signage, IPTV and video streaming

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Based in Birmingham in the West Midlands, Aston University Engineering Academy (AUEA) was opened in 2012 to provide vocational learning for up to 600 students from the age of 14 to 19. Located in a modern, new-build premises and backed by high profile partners including Aston University and the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Network, […]

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Orlando Public Library Takes Learning to Another Level with Blackmagic Design ATEM Television Studio

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When many people think of libraries, they think of rows upon rows of books meticulously categorized and alphabetized. Perhaps there are tables with lamps emitting a soft glow and students bent over their studies or readers lost deep in the worlds of their favorite novels. This is a common scene at the Orange County Library […]

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Wendy’s Corporate Digital Menu Board System Driven by Scala

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Five years ago, the then CEO of Wendy’s International issued a directive that “when the QSR (Quick-Service Restaurant) industry went all digital, we needed to be ready with a fully scalable, operational, supportable solution for the entire brand,” remembers Nick DeCarlo, director, restaurant solutions at Wendy’s. Today, Wendy’s has approximately 2,500 media players running digital […]

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BroadSign International, LLC and Blue Bite Announce Mobile Partnership for Digital Out-of-Home

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New York, NY. November 3, 2014. Blue Bite, the Mobile Standard in OOH™, and BroadSign International, LLC, top provider of cloud-based digital signage software, have announced a partnership intended to simplify and enhance the mobile component of digital signage campaigns. As mobile is incorporated into an increasing number of digital signage programs, BroadSign and Blue […]

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Miller Outdoor Theatre Takes the Leap to Digital Signage Displays

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Near the close of the 2013 Season, Miller Outdoor Theatre, a free-to- the-public outdoor theatre located in Houston, Texas, decided it was time to update its communication processes and provide its patrons with an enhanced entertainment experience. Located in Houston’s Hermann Park, a city known for unannounced tropical weather, Miller’s patrons would often rely on […]

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges Turns to Video Corporation of America, Haivision and Primeview for Enterprise Video Streaming to Mobile Devices

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, one of the top 10 most prestigious U.S. law firms, specializes in corporate, litigation, regulatory and tax law with 1,200 lawyers located in 20 offices around the world. Recognized as leaders in their respective fields, Weil attorneys are consistently top-ranked by the most authoritative legal and financial industry directories. In […]

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Worldwide Nonprofit Organization Selects Premier Mounts for Community Center Video Wall

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An internationally recognized nonprofit organization needed a visually stunning video wall display to grab the attention of its members, offering richly enlightening educational information in the community center’s reception area. The organization—known for strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility —turned to Premier Mounts® and Christie® to design a solution that would bring their vision to […]

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Digital Menu Systems Driving Sales at UK McDonald’s Stores

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McDonald’s stores in the United Kingdom have been steadily testing and expanding the use of customer-facing digital display systems, as the quick service restaurant giant seeks innovative new ways to increase footfall, communicate broader menu options, and boost average customer spends. Digital displays are now used in hundreds of stores — fully guided by The […]

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Broadcasting Pickathon Music Festival: 180 Crew Members, 6 Stages and a Little Blackmagic Design

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A little rock music at the Galaxy Barn. Then maybe some acoustic music and interviews over at the Workshop Barn. Or maybe some folk music live streaming from your computer in the comfort of your living room since you are not even in the same country as Pickathon Music Festival. Held just outside of Portland, […]

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Airus Media’s Airport Virtual Assistant Puts on a New Face with Casio’s LampFree™ Projectors

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Airports are a mecca of activity with thousands of people streaming through busy gates each day. Communicating to these masses is a challenge. Airport staffs are shrinking and security inspectors compete with the sounds of other passengers, vendors, and more. Picture the following: While waiting at an airport security checkpoint, you are verbally instructed by […]

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Montréal Bar’s Video Wall Enhances Performances and Increases Sales

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Live band bar Le 2 Pierrots is a real institution of Old Montreal’s nightlife. Established in 1974 in an old building dating back from the 1700s, Le 2 Pierrots was looking to rejuvenate the environment and make it more modern while also staying connected to its historic roots. A six-screen, horizontal video wall was installed […]

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Christie and The Sextant Group Help University Build Research Library of the Future

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Christie and The Sextant Group are helping redefine the components of a research library at North Carolina State University’s James B. Hunt Jr. Library in Raleigh, N.C. Achieving the school’s goal of securing a competitive advantage by equipping students with collaborative research tools for solving problems in today’s tech-driven society, the library sets a new […]

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