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Digital Displays and Signage in Airports

This summer, airlines are expecting record numbers of travelers, which can be both good and bad for airports. All those people moving through the airports could provide a huge boost to airport income as long as the travelers know where to spend their money. As multimillion- (or billion-) dollar facilities, airports need to generate revenue, but […]

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Reaching the Next Generation of Standard-Bearers

Tech users are rarely aware of standards that work behind the scenes and make their experience accurate and repeatable. Adoption of standard procedure sets allow project designers to improve the quality of their deliverables and save money for their customers. And, as Ann Brigida, CTS, CStd, InfoComm International Director of Standards, succinctly noted in her award-winning World Standards Celebration paper, “each advance […]

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Modern Control Systems: Q&A With Practitioners

On June 3, InfoComm International hosted a webinar titled Modern Approaches to Control Systems Design. The webinar built upon InfoComm’s whitepaper released earlier this year, delving deeper into the Control Systems Layer model, standardized programming and future trends. The Q&A session at the end of the presentation wasn’t long enough to cover the many questions we received […]

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Weekly Reading: Apple, Skype and Power Over Wi-Fi

Things tend to get a little quiet on the AV front heading into an InfoComm show (that’d be next week). Companies play their cards close to the vest in order to make news when all the eyes of the professional AV industry are focused on Orlando (this year) or Las Vegas (next). Which is why, […]

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Perfect Timing and the Internet of Things: Q&A With the AVnu Alliance

Networks were not originally designed to care much about a signal’s precise timing. All they cared about was taking data where it needed to go. Right from the start, the key goal of Audio Video Bridging (AVB) was to enable the network infrastructure to support time, which is what audio and video signals are most sensitive about. The name […]

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