Editor’s Note: Special thanks to Bose Professional for its sponsorship of this five-part blog series on audiovisual trends in the higher
In our second installment of AV Trends and Insights, we addressed the popularity of public-private partnerships in the higher education
Editor’s Note: This is the second of a five-part blog series sponsored by Bose Professional.
Throughout his career, Brad Sousa, CTO at AVI Systems, has been finding the best ways to implement new AV technologies to enhance how
The University of Kansas Hospital built its Cambridge Tower A in order to handle the expected 30 percent increase of overall inpatient
People out and about during their day may drive or walk by many digital signs. If they pass by the same image week after week and the
Everyone probably has a memory of being dragged to a museum as a kid. Walking around in silence, staring at static displays and
If you are implementing a proven solution at your organization, and everyone has the best intentions, what are the odds your project
Companies are using teched out offices for everything from boosting productivity to attracting talent and engaging workers. Visual
You might not be in the audio industry, but every industry uses audio solutions and that means upcoming FCC changes to the bandwidth
When you’re thinking of a place to go relax and enjoy yourself, the hospital probably doesn’t come to mind. Some of us might default our
There’s no place like home to get work done when you can’t or don’t need to make it into the office. Unless it’s a hotel, the beach, or
User: “Hey Siri, text John.”Siri: “What do you want to say?”User: “There’s an oil light on in the car.”
Unfortunately, the Vikings just weren’t able to #BringItHome.
Audiovisual (AV) technologies always have a bright and shiny appeal, but the newest displays and digital signage are literally as bright
Video is rapidly becoming the communication medium of choice in many organizations because of its effectiveness in informing and
As we become immersed in 2018, your visions of crushing New Year's Resolutions may be quickly replaced by the reality of buffering, low
Editor's note: This post was updated on Jan. 31, 2018.
While your next townhall or executive broadcast might not garner ratings like that of Game of Thrones, the technology behind your
Refreshing the technology at your organization can be an immense undertaking—evaluating solutions, juggling budget considerations, and
More than half of tech decision-makers say technology at their organization hinders the adoption of new technologies. But sometimes it’s
Midco Sports Network has been taking every step to increase coverage of high school and collegiate sports in North Dakota, South Dakota
Imagine for a moment you walked into a bank and saw the employees using computers you remembered from the 1980s.
There are plenty of ways to waste time at work: long lunches, internet surfing, office gossip, and more. But some workplace time-sucks
There are plenty of common nightmares about the workplace. Ever have the one where you show up to work one day only to discover you have
When making technology investments, a lot can be riding on your decision: productivity levels, employee satisfaction, and — like it or
Speaking of quality, what is it? Joseph Juran defines quality as “fitness for intended use.”
There’s a comfort in the familiar – we know what to expect, what is expected of us and how it works. Comfort reduces stress, and there
What if you threw a party and nobody came? That’s a nearly universal fear. Some outgrow it, but for others, there’s a workplace
Once ICL Performance Products decided it was time to expand its Food Specialties Center, the global manufacturer realized it was going
Education, and the world for that matter, has seen significant change in the way students and teachers interact with one another to
The 4 Bears Casino and Lodge Event Center debuted its newly renovated $47 million venue with a performance by singer-songwriter Toby
IBM is the latest company to make the news for rolling back options for flexible work schedules and working remotely.
Undergraduate university students who are after a degree in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) are more successful
Profanities, wardrobe malfunctions, and announcing the wrong name as an award winner are only a few of the slip-ups that can occur
THE CHALLENGE The University of North Dakota (UND) School of Medicine and Health Sciences educates almost half of all doctors in the
Once the purview of gamers and early technology adopters, virtual reality is moving into the mainstream—and into companies across the
Starting or operating a business costs money no matter how you look at it. You need to hire people, and you might need to invest in
Surely, you've heard it before: Print is dead.
There are many factors that impact how productive employees are, but recent research shows that user-friendly office design has one of
David Maldow, the founder and CEO of Let’s Do Video, has worked on both sides of visual collaboration technology.
Installation Technician Mitch Carlson didn’t quite know what to expect when flying into Fairfax, Va., to participate in InfoComm’s
One of the pros of a mobile workforce is that employees want to use their own devices. One of the cons of a mobile workforce is that
AVI Systems CTO Brad Sousa sat down with Polycom’s WorkSpace Today to talk about what’s going on in the telehealth field as a part of
When you go to a hospital, the waiting room can be boring, but it’s often more than that. Patients may be uncomfortable or in pain, and
The Challenge The University of Colorado – Boulder (CU) campus sits at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, giving all who visit a
Have you ever heard someone in your office proclaim that technology hates them or is being disagreeable? When your team has technical
Choosing collaboration technology can be fun. Designing workspaces can be fun. Assessing your current collaboration capabilities and
Hospitals and other health care facilities are busy building video consulting rooms so they can expand their services to more patients,
Video conferencing has long been an effective and convenient way for families and friends to stay connected, for business professionals
Control and command centers should always have the best technology. However, when their purpose is to monitor and manage public safety,
When you’re the first one on a conference call because other meeting participants are struggling to connect, what do you do?
Missouri Employers Mutual (MEM), a workers compensation insurance provider, opened its doors in 1995, dedicating itself to safe working
With Snapchat or Facebook Messenger, you can apply bunny teeth, superhero masks, or any number of filters to give yourself a new look --
For as long as remote collaboration tools have been around, corporations have offered flexible work options. Those tools started out as
In this day and age, there is no escaping the constant technological advances. Technology has evolved our everyday life, especially in
It used to be that when your team had a meeting to discuss a big presentation, true remote collaboration was a challenge. If everyone
If an important idea has ever struck you in a less-than-ideal time and place, you know how frustrating it can be to try to rally your
There’s an often-cited statistic that 30 percent of first-time visitors get lost in the hospital.
Creating departmental budgets might land somewhere between visiting the dentist and the department of motor vehicles on the list of
We’re preparing some fun new material to help you create and update your collaboration spaces. But before you start upgrading your
When we talk about remote work, we hear a lot about the lone workers who are driving the trend, but the real story is much bigger than
Do your meetings always seem to start off on the wrong foot? Maybe they start late because the host has trouble figuring out the
Video conferencing is quickly becoming a mainstay in modern business. Organizations looking to cut travel and overhead costs while
We know the importance of video conferencing in this new age of global, digital, mobile, and flexible working in environments that are
The Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t about things at all. It’s about people and what their connected “things” allow them to do. Technology
In Joe Versus the Volcano, Tom Hanks plays Joe, a clerical worker whose job stinks. Everyone at the company arrives at the same time,
A high priority for business is improving customer experiences. In fact, it ranks just below increasing revenue in a recent Forrester
When practically every major analyst firm is projecting upwards of 50 percent of the workforce will be mobile in the next three to five
You can’t look at a business or technology site without hitting at least a dozen articles on the Internet of Things (IoT). It’s a hot
Finding appropriate metrics by which to measure your business efforts can be complicated.
The advances in medical technology are redefining the ways health care facilities cater to patients. In addition to saving lives, these
Many different religious denominations have embraced the use of technology in their Houses of Worship in order to create richer worship
Take a stroll through the 102,000-square-foot Olin School of Business at Washington University and you’ll see students using