April 03, 2019 According to a recent survey, our readers are averaging twelve outdoor tech installs per year and expect that number to grow in 2019. They are also looking for a number of product enhancements such as more Bluetooth capability, different form factors, and greater durability in extreme weather conditions.
March 06, 2019 Integration firms come in many shapes and sizes. They don’t all offer the same services or have the same growth expectations. This is why, we took a second look at our 2019 State of the Industry report to add a layer of analysis based on company size.
January 15, 2019 The custom electronics industry saw a healthy 8 percent growth rate in 2018, down slightly from the blazing 11 percent growth in 2017 but still admiringly strong. Our 2019 State of the Industry indicates that readers expect to see even more growth in 2019.
Even the best holiday party could be just a little bit better with the right audio, lighting and video tech. Our editors have compiled a list of the top ten home electronics solutions that will liven up your clients’ holiday plans.
October 18, 2018 Most technology products are not that visually appealing. Black boxes and tangled wires do not add to the character of a high-end smart home project. Luckily, our integrator readers have a number of clever solutions so these components don’t have to be visible in your next project.
October 15, 2018 Today's smart home security systems can play an important role in keeping your customers safe.
October 15, 2018 If your customers have been debating whether or not to make the investment in energy management, here's a free guide to help.
October 15, 2018 One of the most popular and practical of all automation subsystems, an architectural lighting control system enables all types of light sources, including incandescent, compact fluorescent, halogen, and LED, to be dimmed and brightened to prescribed levels to achieve greater energy savings, provide visual interest, enhance security, and set the mood for certain occasions. Lighting control is one of the quickest and easiest ways to introduce customers to the smart home experience.
October 15, 2018 Multiroom audio solutions make it easy for your customers to listen to the music they want, wherever they want. Family members can even listen to different music in separate rooms at the same time.
October 11, 2018 A home theater means different things to different people. It can look, function, and perform however your customer wants it to. This download can help your customers answer the question, “Is my home able to accommodate the equipment required to create a home theater experience?”