State Of The Industry
By CE Pro Editors · January 31, 2018 • NEW RESEARCH: CE Pro's 2018 State of the Industry Report shows that smart-home integrators increased revenues 11.4% in 2017 and predicts even higher gains in 2018.
By Jason Knott · January 19, 2016 • CE Pro research on the home technology channel shows integrators posted solid 9.1% revenue growth, with a strong increase in the number of projects and revenue per job.
By Jason Knott · January 15, 2015 • Average custom integration company experiences a whopping 27% median revenue jump in 2014 with bullish outlook for 2015.
By Jason Knott · January 16, 2013 • The amount of GDP spent on ‘residential investment,’ which means everything from new housing to remodeling, was up 15 percent from 2011.
By William J. Lynott · January 16, 2013 • Use these tips to simplify your life, organize your accounting and boost your income in 2013 and beyond.
By Jason Knott · January 16, 2013 • Integrators report 5% increase in revenues and predict 13% growth for 2013. Housing market activity jumps dramatically.
By Julie Jacobson · January 4, 2012 • A look at why more CE pros are turning to the cloud to manage security, phone systems, thermostats and other technologies.
By Julie Jacobson · January 3, 2012 • There’s nothing funny about voice control technology anymore. So stop referencing 2001: A Space Odyssey and start implementing it.
By Jason Knott · January 3, 2012 • It’s easy to target online retailers as a villain. It’s also more evident than ever that many of you stock your shelves through them.
By Jason Knott · January 3, 2012 • Revenues were down slightly in 2011, but CE pros are optimistic for 2012. More are dabbling in commercial and re-approaching existing customers with new services.
By Julie Jacobson · January 11, 2011 • New technologies bring life to old Cat 5 and coax cables, creating exceptional opportunities for retrofit.
By Julie Jacobson · January 10, 2011 • Many CE pros dismiss streaming media because they see no revenue opportunities. Here's how to make money on enterprise-grade networks required for streaming media.
By Julie Jacobson · January 7, 2011 • In 2011, we reach critical points in terms of the aging population, financially burdened healthcare system, and emergence of exciting technologies for seniors.
By Julie Jacobson · January 5, 2011 • 2011 will be the year integrators can finally make recurring revenue by enabling consumers to remotely monitor and control their lights, security, thermostats and other home systems.
By Julie Jacobson · January 4, 2011 • A boardroom necessity becomes a fun experience for the living room.