Posts tagged digital media

AVI-SPL’s Collaboration Expo 2012 – Next Stop: Chicago

Business professionals in the Chicago area won’t want to miss this! AVI-SPL’s Collaboration Expo 2012 is back on the road stopping in Rosemont, Ill. this Thursday, Sept. 13. The conference will feature the latest business communication solutions from more than 25 leading manufacturers. Attend sessions that will uncover the latest products helping businesses improve their video conferencing, unified communications and digital media efforts.

This FREE event includes entry, lunch and a chance to win an iPad2!

Andrew W. Davis, cofounder of Wainhouse Research, will deliver an engaging keynote speech at the Expo, “Beyond ROI: Find Real Value in Collaboration.”  Davis will discuss how today’s work environment is changing rapidly with the evolution and adoption of telepresence, unified communications, mobility, videoconferencing, and life in the cloud. He’ll share insight on how IT professionals, line managers, and senior executives can find an effective return on their investments.

Be sure to like us on Facebook and RSVP to this event to be entered to win an AVI-SPL prize pack!

Register Today!

Register for the Sept. 13 Collaboration Expo event in Chicago, see the full list of exhibitors and find out more about the educational seminars.

Each full-day conference is your opportunity to learn about the latest collaboration technologies, helping you make informed decisions on communication investments for your company.

After Chicago, this FREE series of events will stop in three more cities throughout the U.S.:

If you have any questions about any of our upcoming events, visit our Collaboration Expo 2012 FAQ page, email events@avispl.com or call 877-440-6205.

AMX White Paper on HDCP Authentication

AMX and AVI-SPL present the free tech paper, “Overcoming the Blank Display With Instant Decryption,” which describes the challenges presented by High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) to sending video signals to multiple displays.

Topics include:

  • How HDCP works
  • The role of key selection vectors
  • Addressing key overruns with InstaGate Pro

To learn more about the advantages of AMX InstaGate Pro, access the free tech paper, “Overcoming the Blank Display With Instant Decryption.” On Wednesday, June 27, AMX presents the webinar “Superior HD Digital Media Switching Made Easy as Analog.” During this free event, Paul Hand will explore HDCP authentication delays and how AMX’s SmartScale®, InstaGate Pro™ and DXLink™ Transmitters and Receivers address the biggest issues experienced with the distribution of HDMI/HDCP signals.

It’s our hope that the tech paper will serve as a handy and informative reference sheet and that you’ll join us for the webinar. If you have any questions about this topic, are considering digital media for your enterprise or want to upgrade your current system, contact AVI-SPL at 866-559-8197 or sales@avispl.com.

 

AVI-SPL Empowers Connections at InfoComm 2012

As part of our continuing mission to be the most trusted technology provider and advisor for businesses around the world, AVI-SPL is gearing up for its biggest presence ever at the annual InfoComm conference. June 9-15, we will exhibit our capabilities at a 30’-by-30’ booth in the Unified Collaborative Conferencing Pavilion inside the Las Vegas Convention Center as part of InfoComm 2012. At booth N2829, we’ll showcase AVI-SPL solutions including Caméléon Telepresence® and our new VNOC Symphony® software platform.

We’ll also premiere our dynamic new brand message, which positions AVI-SPL as the premier video communications solutions provider. AVI-SPL’s booth tells the story of today’s collaborative environment with our new “Empowering Connections” video, plus new digital media content depicting our end-to-end connected solutions as well as our robust managed services portfolio.

At the booth, leading with the theme that “Better Connections Make a Better World,” you’ll learn about AVI-SPL’s ability to empower businesses with end-to-end systems integration, as well as our VNOC managed services, digital media and live event production.

AVI-SPL’s management team will give informative talks on the collaboration issues that are affecting today’s businesses, including:

  • “Convergence of AV and IT”
  • “Visual Collaboration in the Cloud”
  • “UC – Transforming the Way We Meet and Communicate in the Enterprise”
  • “Telepresence and HD Video”
  • “Managing the Video Enterprise Through the Cloud Superstructure”

Follow Us on Twitter and Instagram!

If you can’t make it to InfoComm 2012, no worries!  We’ll be taking photos at the booths of our 12 major vendor partners and posting them to our AVI-SPL Instagram account — just search “avispl”. You can also follow us on Twitter, @avisplinfo, for our latest updates from the event (look for hashtag #infocomm12).

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