Posts tagged AV Lab

Essential AV Apps and Tools

Corporate Tech Decisions recommends some of the best applications for AV technicians and consultants. The apps — variously designed for the Android, iPhone and other smartphones — include spectrum analyzers; distance, lighting and electricity calculators; and audio analyzers.

Did you know that AVI-SPL has an AV Lab that contains AV tools gathered from our manufacturer partners? At this convenient, free resource, you’ll find CAD drawings, spec sheets, project calculators and training materials. Find out more about how AVI-SPL helps consultants with its AV Lab.

AVI-SPL Helps Consultants With AV Lab

AVI-SPL has consolidated its own integration resources along with those of its manufacturer partners to create the AV Lab. The AV Lab is a free, one-stop audiovisual integration resource for consultants, architects, project managers and end users, featuring the tools that assist with project planning and communicating design impact effectively with clients.

At the AV Lab, you’ll find resources from partners like Liberty AV Solutions, Cables To Go, Christie Digital, Mitsubishi and Contemporary Research, helping you calculate throw distances, determine best practices for sound reinforcement systems, and show clients how much they can save with telepresence and room control systems. We’ve placed these resources into categories for easy accessibility, including:

  • Control systems
  • Video conferencing
  • Digital media
  • Networks
  • Projectors and projection screens

The AV Lab is free and offers open access to most resources. We save a few tools for registered members. Go ahead and create an account that will give you full access to all content throughout the AV Lab, including:

  • CAD drawings and spec sheets
  • Project calculators
  • Training materials
  • and more

Cables To Go Explains USB for AV Integrators

Cables To Go hubIn this webinar, Joseph Cornwall of Cables To Go explores USB, including its topology, parameters and how USB power demand can affect system performance. Cornwall offers a wealth of helpful information for the AV professional, such as tools for USB system analysis. Visit the following link for USB for AV applications webinar, (under “pre-recorded webinars) or go to the AVI-SPL AV Lab, where you’ll find this along with many other resources we’ve consolidated for architects, consultants and designers.