By Julie Jacobson · May 19, 2017 • If traditional home-automation integrators don't get into the network-security business, it will be grabbed by companies like ADT, Comcast/Xfinity, Best Buy/Magnolia and a host of other competitors eager to own the smart home. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · May 17, 2017 • Richard Stoerger, one of the original CEDIA guys, says home-technology association should promote luxury products and services, stop muddling the core mission with me-too smart-home products, services and messaging.
By Julie Jacobson · May 17, 2017 • Smart-home integrators have to compete against other integrators, but also Geek Squad, electricians, security dealers, cable companies, consumers themselves (DIY) and more. Here are 6 ways to pick your targets and go after them head-on.
By Julie Jacobson · May 15, 2017 • As we say goodbye to Vin Bruno, grateful for his work on behalf of home-technology integrators, let’s ponder who might be a great CEDIA CEO.
By CE Pro Editors · May 15, 2017 • Vin Bruno steps down after almost two years as president and CEO of CEDIA. Tabatha O'Connor, CEDIA COO, will take over Bruno's duties until the organization appoints a new president and CEO.
By Julie Jacobson · April 14, 2017 • New home automation controllers, motorized shades, security systems coming to CEDIA 2017, the tradeshow for the smart-home pros. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · April 13, 2017 • Former Cisco chief futurist and Stringify co-founder Dave Evans to present opening keynote at CEDIA 2017, highlighting how new developments in IoIT (Internet of intelligent things) can apply to smart-home pros.
By Julie Jacobson · April 11, 2017 • With 4K 'digital art canvases,' Barco brings faithful reproductions to the art world, and shows A/V integrators how to engage with wealthy individuals in niche markets.
By Robert Archer · March 22, 2017 • Long-time industry veteran Walt Zerbe to leave the manufacturer sector to become CEDIA's senior director of technology and standards.
By Julie Jacobson · March 21, 2017 • Dennis Erskine at CEDIA Business Xchange: ‘I was a trunk-slammer once.’
By CE Pro Editors · March 14, 2017 • 2017 CEDIA Awards are open for entries. Categories include Home Cinema, Integrated Home, Media Room, Innovative Solution, Lighting Control and Installation; MDU Design; Showroom; Special Project; and Auto, Marine and Aircraft.
By CE Pro Editors · March 13, 2017 • New one-day rep events are added for Houston and Dallas, joining events in L.A., Orange County, Ft. Lauderdale and Tampa. Events are co-sponsored by CEDIA.
By Robert Archer · March 2, 2017 • Meridian America (MAI) to conduct a series of educational sessions in Texas and California to help educate electronics professionals on whole-house audio, high-resolution audio and MQA.
By Advertorial · March 1, 2017 • Highlights from the three-day “Basic Boot Camp.”
By Julie Jacobson · February 21, 2017 • CEDIA Tech Council reviews ISE 2017, with insights on HDMI over IP, video compression, voice control in Europe, and a litany of home automation “standards.”