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Integrator Cuts Network-Related Service Calls by 87%

Rich AV Design in Stamford, Conn. reduces its network-related on-site service calls immensely by switching to enterprise-level products from Access Networks. In addition, its on-site installation time is down to just 15 minutes.

Jason Knott · March 08, 2016

9 Key Mistakes in Home Network Design

Today’s IoT proliferation demands a home network that supports security, quality of service, reliability and scale. Here’s where many home-tech integrators slip up.

Julie Jacobson · March 08, 2016

Q&A: WyreStorm Delivers HDMI, AV Over IP and HDBaseT Alongside Control

Integrators can benefit from having one manufacturer provide a combination of HDMI, HDBaseT and networked AV to their projects.

CE Pro Editors · March 07, 2016

Prosumer NAS Drives from Western Digital Deliver Up to 12TB of Storage

WD’s My Cloud EX2 Ultra offers a choice of diskless and units populated with its Red hard drives that are purposely built for non-stop 24/7 operation.

Robert Archer · March 02, 2016

Netflix vs. VPNs: What Integrators Should Know About Network Security

Netflix has waged war against proxy services, which can have bad consequences for clients using VPNs. How much do you know about VPNs, privacy and network security?

Bjorn Jensen · February 19, 2016

SnapAV Gets Up to Speed on Networking with Araknis 300-Series

Araknis Networks 300 Series networking kit combines commercial features with residential industrial design elements and a host of setup options.

Robert Archer · February 10, 2016

URC Direct Dealers to Sell Luxul Networks

URC and Luxul have announced a new partnership that includes dealer support services, training and streamlined purchasing for URC Total Control dealers.

CE Pro Editors · February 08, 2016

Control4 Acquires Pakedge: A Perfect Merger of Home Automation and Networking

Control4 and Pakedge, leading home automation and networking providers in the home technology integrator channel, merge to provide complete infrastructure for high-performance smart homes.

Julie Jacobson · February 04, 2016

Control4 Launches Three Home Automation Controllers with Hi-Res Audio, Starting at $600

Control4 announces EA Series of smart-home controllers with more powerful processors, high-resolution audio (HRA), built-in Ethernet switches, more I/Os; goes another year without an IoT solution for DIYs.

Julie Jacobson · January 27, 2016

Neat-O: IP-Based Control, MoCA Make Retrofit Easier

A 12,000-square-foot home is retrofitted with URC’s Total Control to provide audio to 10 separate zones lighting and control the audio/video. All this was done while maintaining the home’s aesthetics, which was a major concern for the homeowners.

Grant Clauser · September 11, 2013