techXchange Episode 3: AV Meets IT to Create a Software-Based Control Experience

techXchange_logocenterWelcome to the third episode of techXchange, a podcast show about technology, news, trends and more. It’s not just AV or IT, it’s techX covering numerous technologies, discussions – and exchanges with a measure of opinion inserted as well.

Join host Jane Johnson and regulars Corey Moss (AV Power Up), Johnny Mota (AV Power Up and the AV Insider) and Hope Roth (AV Power Up) as they discuss news and trends covering: Smartwatch (Apple Watch in particular) becoming a remote for the smart home, the lessened demand for DIY connected home products, as well as network and security issues.

phpgxqDxGAM Our guests for this show are Ben Hackett, co-founder and COO, and Alan Vezina, co-founder and CTO of Jydo – a software-based control platform provider. We talk with Ben and Alan about their company and SaaS control solution, their varied technology backgrounds in AV and software engineering and programming and how Jydo exists in the market along with traditional control solutions. As usual, stay tuned till the end where we ask Ben and Alan questions in a five minute Q&A format, including one on convergence.
We hope you enjoy this episode of techXchange and if you have comments, please post them below.

php74eox1AMFor more about Ben and Alan, please see their profiles on LinkedIn:

Ben Hackett

Alan Vezina

Running time is about an hour.