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CE Pro Summit OneVision Parasol remote services

Set Yourself Up for Service Revenue Success

At CE Pro Summit, OneVision Resource’s Joey Kolchinsky and Henry Clifford of Parasol and Livewire offer advantages to remote services and advice to overcome obstacles.

Arlen Schweiger · December 06, 2019

30AV project exterior

Custom UI Graphics Deliver for Fla. Dealer’s Oceanfront Project

30AV Audio Video relied on custom UIs for easy URC Total Control operation and slick graphics in this beachfront property.

Arlen Schweiger · October 25, 2019

Sound United TechTalk panel

TechTalk: How Sound United Enlists AVRs for Remote Management

Leveraging OvrC, Domotz and Ihiji’s remote management platforms, Sound United, owner of brands such as Denon and Marantz, arms integrators with valuable diagnostics tools available via today’s AV receivers. Watch the entire CEDIA Expo TechTalk.

Arlen Schweiger · September 25, 2019

Imagining a Universal Tech-Support Platform for Smart-Home Pros

Can a merger of Control4 and SnapAV, with industry-leading Ihiji and OvrC remote-monitoring platforms, yield a ‘central monitoring station’ model for smart-home pros?

Julie Jacobson · July 02, 2019

3 Biggest Remote Service Mistakes Integrators Are Making

Former CytexOne exec Martin Roseman is ‘shocked’ at how integrators are still reticent to offer, sell and price service agreements. New RMR Marketing Kit aims to help.

Jason Knott · June 12, 2019

Crestron Partners with Domotz for Remote Management

Crestron has formed a partnership with Domotz that will give integrators greater visibility to their installed devices to reduce truck rolls, improve service, and open the opportunity for service agreements.

Jason Knott · May 23, 2019

Control4, SnapAV CEO Interviews: Analyzing the Home Automation Merger

SnapAV’s acquisition of Control4 will create a one-stop shop for professionally installed home automation, A/V, networking, other home technologies: CEOs John Heyman, Martin Plaehn

Julie Jacobson · May 17, 2019

Clients Should Have Remote Monitoring … ‘Like It or Not’

Access Networks will now include its Live Monitoring service in every network it builds, and debuts its Access Networks Certified Expert (ACE) certification.

Jason Knott · July 06, 2018

What Happens When Amazon Acquires a ‘Real’ Security Company Like Vivint, Guardian or Brink’s?

Acquiring a national alarm company could help Amazon increase recurring monthly revenue (RMR), but also pave the way for Amazon to become a chief security officer (CSO) and managed service provider for the home.

Julie Jacobson · May 18, 2018

Why SnapAV, Lutron Partnership is Such a Big Deal for Smart Home Channel

Way beyond a “distribution deal,” the partnership between Lutron and SnapAV is an ambitious effort to expand the lighting-control universe, and to extend the ecosystem of OvrC-enabled managed services for the home-technology channel.

Julie Jacobson · April 05, 2018