March 08, 2016 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.
March 07, 2016 Integrators can benefit from having one manufacturer provide a hybrid system of HDMI, HDBaseT, networked AV and even control, all within one installation.
March 02, 2016 The line of NAS products are supported by the company's My Cloud.com web access function and the My Cloud mobile app that provides users a variety of methods to utilize their network-based storage systems.
February 19, 2016 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?
February 10, 2016 SnapAV’s cloud-based remote management OvrC platform provides instant system status to notify dealers of network events that include the loss of power.
February 08, 2016 URC and Luxul have announced a new partnership that includes dealer support services, training and streamlined purchasing for URC Total Control dealers.
February 04, 2016 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 / CE Pro)
January 27, 2016 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.
June 25, 2015 Technology systems remote management provider Ihiji CEO Stuart Rench spoke with us on the growing opportunities in monitoring networked solutions and how CE pros can better arm themselves with related education.
July 30, 2014 Constructed for showcase during the annual International Builders’ Show, this year’s New American Home emphasized A/V distribution and wireless networking along with the usual energy efficiency and architectural elements.
May 21, 2019 On the bandwagon of hottest networking technologies around, Luxul unveils a line of gigabit switches for AV over IP installations.
May 08, 2019 The Bosch GSB18V-535C 18-volt EC Brushless Compact 1/2-inch hammer drill/driver and GSR18V-535C 18-volt EC Brush Compact Tough 1/2-inch Drill/Driver feature Bluetooth and companion app.
May 08, 2019 Combined with BakPak Lite, new Pakedge Wave 2 Access Point helps streamline deployment of multiple access points in network-heavy smart homes.
April 30, 2019 Inspect the tight quarters of your installation and save the images right to your smartphone thanks to new WiFi borescope from Klein Tools.
April 15, 2019 EnGenius says its new ESR530 Wi-Fi smart router is a direct solution for budget-conscious families who want a reliable single-network Wi-Fi signal delivered to every part of their home.
April 11, 2019 The new Luxul Easy Setup App walks integrators through a step-by-step setup process to configure the company’s latest routers and access points.
March 26, 2019 ABB Installation Products, formerly Thomas & Betts, has introduced its SuperStrut accessory to help integrators side mount a variety of racking components.
Bob Dolph · March 20, 2019 Integrators may want to keep adhesives like hot glue and double-stick mounting tape in their trucks to use when more traditional tools won't cut it.
February 27, 2019 Adding to its Test and Measurement product line, Klein Tools has announced two new AC/DC voltage testers.
February 14, 2019 Auralex has revised its EcoTech line of acoustical panels, and according to the company, the products provide an effective way to improve speech intelligibility in spaces that range from residential multimedia rooms, to night clubs and recording studios.
May 22, 2019 In practice HD over IP systems are like fitting a round peg in a square hole. These "off-the-shelf" switches are not all the same. Configuration is required; with some level of knowledge on how to transform a switch designed for email and web browsing into a switch for transporting extremely large files containing movies or TV shows.
Mass-market smart-home services, converging physical and digital security, tunable white lighting, MDU installs, and video projection comprise CE Pro's Top 5 Home Technology Trends and Opportunities for residential integrators in 2018.
November 30, 2017 When a home owner wants to hide the technology required for a smart home installation — including those giant TVs — that’s where custom integrators shine.
Join us as Nathan Holmes, Access Networks’ technical trainer, will discuss the importance of streamlining the network and how this will greatly impact your business for the better.
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View this previously live CEPro Partner Series Webcast, sponsored by Access Networks to learn what questions you should ask when designing your LAN.
Originally recorded LIVE on 06/15/16: A CE Pro Partner Series Webcast, sponsored by Access Networks discussed how the use of layer 3 switches to establish, manage and direct inter-VLAN traffic is the key to providing a robust and scalable residential network.