All In Networking

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

DPL Certifies First 18Gbps HDMI Cable for 100 Feet: Tributaries’ Fiber-Optic Aurora

New Aurora HDMI cable from Tributaries is DPL-certified to deliver 18 Gbps data rates for 4K/60 video with HDR over active optical fiber.

Julie Jacobson · March 07, 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

Fred Harding, Brent McCall: Tips, Tools and the Current State of 4K Ultra HD

Two industry technical sales pros outline key considerations for 4K Ultra HD, including HDBaseT, HDMI 2.0, HDCP 2.2, high dynamic range (HDR) and some problem-solving tips and tools.

Fred Harding · March 04, 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

Zektor Saves the Day for Failed HydraConnect HDBaseT Switches

While HydraConnect dealers are stuck with bad HDBaseT switches and no support, Zektor creates replacement HDMI modules as a fix.

Julie Jacobson · February 25, 2016

Torus Power Spins Off from Plitron Manufacturing

Transformer-based power product maker Torus Power has incorporated as a standalone business and is now operating as an autonomous entity, independent from parent company Plitron Manufacturing, Inc. Kevin Main named president and COO.

Jason Knott · February 23, 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

Vanco SecureFit Bears the Burden for HDMI Connections

The Midwestern company’s latest connectivity solutions provide a means for dealers concerned with the long-term reliability of heavy HDMI cabling connections to remain safe and in place for the entire life of an installation.

Robert Archer · February 15, 2016

ISE 2016: Metra Home Develops Velox UHD Cables, Ethereal Gigabit Accelerator

Attendees to Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2016 are seeing new feature upgrades to the Ethereal HDM-GA1 and Velox Cables, alongside a new range of Helios mounts, from Metra Home Theatre Group.

Jordan O'Brien · February 12, 2016