InfoComm 2013: Attend with Attitude!


Required disclaimer: This represents the opinion and experience of me personally and does not represent any specific policy, law or official guidance. We’ve all been there during an installation when your customer on the project says, “Hey, let’s add a drop here!”   It doesn’t matter if your project was a design/build or some reiteration […]

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InfoComm Spotlight: Do You Realize How Big the HOW Market Is?


In today’s rANts and rAVe’s, Gary Kayye interviews rAVe HOW [House of Worship] columnist Anthony Coppedge to get an update on where the house of worship market is. And, he not only offers tools and tips for selling systems to churches and other houses of worship, but also explains the value proposition pitch to the […]

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Atomos Debuts Killer Production Tools at InfoComm


Atomos, known for the camera-mounted recorders Ninja-2 and Samurai, and the pocket-sized Connect converters, was at InfoComm debuting its new Samurai Blade HD-SDI recorder with 1280×720 IPS ‘SuperAtom’ touchscreen. It is the first truly professional monitor that records, offering full waveform functionality, including vectorscope and RGB/luma parade displays. Last month rAVe RADIO featured Atomos on […]

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Visit the InfoComm Digital Signage Presentation Stage


In the heart of InfoComm 2013’s Digital Signage Pavilion is a stage (and chairs for relaxing) that promises some of the show’s most compelling content. The Digital Signage Presentation Stage, sponsored by Marshall Electronics, Multi-Media Solutions and Samsung, brings you more than 25 sessions over three days, from Delivering Great User Experiences to Emergency Notification. […]

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Delta’s Plans for InfoComm


Delta Products’s InfoComm booth is its biggest booth ever and the company will show its entire portfolio of display solutions in Orlando from June 12-14, 2013. At the front of the Delta booth will be the bright, high impact LED displays: The IB-4 4-millimeter black SMD is a high-contrast solution for interior areas with short […]

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Chief to Debut More Menu Board Mounts at InfoComm


Chief’s new FUSION Large Ceiling Mounted Menu Board solutions make it possible to construct menu boards in prominent locations where walls aren’t available. Available in 2×1 and 3×1 configurations with options for landscape and portrait orientation, they are designed to fit 40″-65″ flat-screens and can be installed by one person. They are also UL listed […]

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Last Chance to Register for the Projection Summit at InfoComm


On Monday, June 10, the InfoComm Projection Summit will kick off with two dynamic sessions. One will cover the market opportunities projector makers, suppliers and integrators can capitalize on and the second will focus on one of the hottest topics in the display industry: Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) collaboration. Presentations in the Projection Market […]

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Tradeshows and Education: Infocomm 2013


Required disclaimer: This represents the opinion and experience of me personally and does not represent any specific policy, law or official guidance. Having just wrapped up last month with discussions on sequestration, it doesn’t seem possible to jump to discussing InfoComm 2013. We’re just weeks away from invading the city of Orlando, Florida, when tens […]

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rAVe’s Gary Kayye Added to AV Networking World Speaker Lineup


rAVe founder Gary Kayye has been added to the speaker lineup at this year’s AV Networking World. AV Networking World focuses on network convergence and will be taking place on Tuesday, June 11 in the ballroom of Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando. Gary Kayye, a Certified Technology Specialist, is the founder of Kayye Consulting, a […]

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FSR to Intro Compact Table Boxes, iPad Table Mounts, HDMI Ribbon Cables at InfoComm


FSR is going to use InfoComm next month to launch new compact table boxes for conference and classrooms, an iPad table mount aimed at digital signage applications and very cool and very thin HDMI cables. Power Coaster Mini Table Box Series FSR’s new so-called Power Coaster mini table boxes are designed for meeting, conference and […]

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New OmniWall Display Processor from RGB Spectrum Will Debut at InfoComm


RGB Spectrum’s new OmniWall display processor is a video wall processor that’s designed to accommodate wall arrays of virtually any configuration (and it’s spec’d to handle video sources up to 4K (UltraHD) resolution). In addition, multiple walls can be managed from the same processor and an image can be scaled across any number of displays […]

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Tecom to Launch a Multi-Touch Lectern at InfoComm


Tecom is introducing at InfoComm the TecPodium AV Lectern, which will integrate multi-touch screen capabilities supporting Microsoft Windows 8 and HD resolution. The TecPodium TPI-12W is an all-in-one lectern with a single control panel controlling all AV gear. It has a built-in optical, multi-user touch screen system. The new touch screen also offers extended educational […]

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InfoComm Spotlight: PLANAR’s Steve Seminario Talks with rAVe RADIO’s Joel Rollins About Where Planar Is and Where It’s Going


In today’s InfoComm Spotlight Podcast Series, rAVe RADIO’s Joel Rollins sits down and talks to PLANAR’s Senior Director, Global Product Marketing, Steve Seminario. Planar’s latest includes an 84″ 4K display and its Mosaic series of variable-sized flat-panel displays. The Mosaic Series is billed as a set of architectural video displays that are available in sizes […]

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Audinate’s AV Networking World to Showcase Digital Media Networking (Video and Audio via the Network) at InfoComm


AV Networking World 2013, which will be held in Orlando on June 11th, announced its panel speakers for the informative networking conference. This free all-day event at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando is sponsored by Allen & Heath USA, Attero Tech, Audinate, Bosch Communication Systems, Focusrite, Innovative Electronic Devices, Peavey Commercial Audio, Stewart Audio, […]

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IMCCA Has GIANT InfoComm 2013 Plans with Multiple Educational Sessions


The IMCCA is a non-profit association aiming to strengthen and grow the collaborative conferencing and unified conferencing markets through education and they’re gearing up for a bigInfoComm next month in Orlando. The organization kicks off Wednesday at 8 a.m. with a session entitled, “The Merger of AV and IT – What Works, What Doesn’t” moderated by Dr. S. Ann Earon, […]

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InfoComm Sets Dates for U.S. Shows Through 2019


InfoComm International has announced its future rotation plans for its annual InfoComm exposition and conference. InfoComm 2013 will be held at Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center’s West Building, June 12 to 14. InfoComm 2014 will be held at Las Vegas Convention Center’s North and Central Halls, June 18 to 20. The show will rotate between […]

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