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Use It or Lose It. Do You Have Extra Money in Your 2017 Budget?

Use It or Lose It. Do You Have Extra Money in Your 2017 Budget?

As 2017 draws to a close, so does the availability of the money allocated for 2017 spending. The New Year brings opportunities to upgrade infrastructure, increase productivity through updated collaborative technologies and enhance your brand through dynamic lobby displays and improvements to customer-facing spaces. 

TAGS: collaborative technologies | digital signage | digital upgrade | Experience Center | Huddle Rooms | Meeting Spaces | ROI | TCO | Technology budget | technology improvements | video conferencing

Put Your Smart Home to Work

How your technology systems can keep your home safe this season

Put Your Smart Home to Work

Throughout the year we strive to keep you abreast of the latest in technologies and trends. 2017 has seen the adoption of integrated voice control, amazing advances in LEDs, incredible strides in virtual reality and so much more! Our smart homes are getting smarter and smarter, but how can we use their features to make our homes safer? Here are some simple ways to put your home automation system to work, ensuring you and your family a happy, healthy and safe holiday season. 

TAGS: Holiday safety | Home Automation | Home Security | safety tips

The 2017 Automation Design + Entertainment Holiday Gift Guide

Gifts for every tech enthusiast on your list!

The 2017 Automation Design + Entertainment Holiday Gift Guide

And so the 2017 holiday season begins! And it looks like another banner year for technology – everything from the latest tech gadgets to the luxurious. We’ve got some great ideas for all the tech-lovers on your list, from budget-friendly to the extravagant. We’ll help you think outside the giftwrapped “box!”

TAGS: audiophile | Home Technology | listening room | tech gifts

The Emergence of the Technologist

The Emergence of the Technologist

An interesting shift is occurring. In this fast-paced race to digitalization, the role of the technology integrator has transformed yet again. As more devices, systems, features, services, apps and appliances exist on the network and integrate or “talk” to one another, the technology integrator is transpiring as the single-source service provider for all things “technology.” Hence, 2017 has seen the residential systems technology integrator, a low-voltage provider specializing in everything from network infrastructure, security, communications, energy management and HVAC to elegant lighting and shade control, home entertainment and fully integrated control systems, emerge as the “Technologist.”

TAGS: home automation | Home Technology Integrator | smarthome | technologist