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ProSource adds Austere as Vendor Partner

ProSource, a national audio, video, and integration buying group, has announced the addition of Austere as a new 2020 vendor partner.  Austere, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, was created to fill the gap in the technology accessories category, where the choice is either ubiquitous products that break and underperform or overly extravagant, antiquated accessories.  Austere is […]

Robert Archer · July 15, 2020

Be Mindful of Link Training When Installing 48G

Link Training may not mesh as well with 48G as the industry initially hoped, and some systems may suffer for it. Here’s what you need to know.

CE Pro Editors · July 08, 2020

Hall Research Names Jason Schwartz CEO

 Hall Research, a designer and manufacturer of A/V and electronic hardware products, has announced the appointment of Jason Schwartz as Chief Executive Officer. Schwartz will have the overall responsibility for creating, planning, implementing and integrating the strategic direction of the organization to advance its market share both domestically and internationally. This leadership transition comes in […]

Robert Archer · June 30, 2020

Anixter and Wesco Finalize Merger

After many months of deal finalization talks, Anixter and Wesco have officially merged. The deal is poised to help consolidate the fragmented security, wire and cable markets.

CE Pro Editors · June 24, 2020

ICE Cable Bulk Buy Program Saves Integrator $60,000

Thanks in part to its bulk cable programs, ICE Cable has reached Bullet Brand status for this year’s CE Pro Brand Analysis.

Andrew Nichols · June 15, 2020

A Look at the Official HDMI® Cable Certification Programs

Are the cables your company uses part of the licensed and comprehensive HDMI technology eco-system of compliance and assurance?

CE Pro Editors · June 15, 2020

2020 Brand Analysis Special Report

The annual CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis results identify the most-used brands in 66 categories of equipment, along with fastest-growing ‘Bullet Brands’ among integrators. Our just released “2020 Brand Analysis Special Report” will give you insight into the top manufacturers for categories from audio to water lead detection. In addition, it provides a view into […]

Peter Smith · June 15, 2020

HDMI 48G Rollout on Rise; Interoperability, EQ Issues Remain

While 48G active HDMI products are starting to show great test results, interoperability issues are cropping up for what appears to be no real reason.

Jeff Boccaccio · June 11, 2020

Tributaries HDMI v2.1

Joe Perfito of Tributaries Addresses the Realities of HDMI v2.1

Joe Perfito of Tributaries states the marketing of HDMI v2.1 cables is muddled in half truths and deception.

Robert Archer · June 02, 2020

HDMI Rev 2.0 Cables Are Unlikely to Pass Rev 2.1 Tests

Integrators would be wise to question how HDMI Rev. 2.1 will affect their businesses, especially with preliminary tests showing inconsistencies between manufacturers.

Jeff Boccaccio · May 20, 2020