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SMARTDOCK GETS A WALL BRACKET

SMARTDOCK GETS A WALL BRACKET

Logitech’s Smartdock Skype for Business console is finding its way into huddle spaces where there is no free table space for it. Vision have solved the problem with a simple, flexible wall bracket. It fixes Smartdock to a wall, or to an articulated VESA wall mount. The mount has two shelf angles so that the
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May 18, 2017 Industry

THE HALL THAT DOES IT ALL

THE HALL THAT DOES IT ALL

Fancy five 20-tonne slabs of concrete and brick moving over your head? That’s how Fernando Menis controls the acoustics of CKK Jordanki Concert Hall. Text:/ Mark Davie Architects must hate it when client’s change their mind. Say the brief was to  build a retirement home for a sexagenarian couple — a well-considered, modernist abode with
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March 16, 2017 Industry, Innovations, Projects

AV DYNAMICS WINS SOFITEL CONTRACT

AV DYNAMICS WINS SOFITEL CONTRACT

Audio Visual Dynamics has won the contract to become the exclusive preferred AV provider for the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour hotel. The soon-to-be-completed five star hotel is located next to the new International Convention Centre and will undoubtedly rank among the go-to conference hotels in Sydney. The new Sofitel is part of the broader $3.5b
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March 14, 2017 Industry

GARY TAY APPOINTED DIRECTOR FOR TRIPLEPLAY ASIA

GARY TAY APPOINTED DIRECTOR FOR TRIPLEPLAY ASIA

Tripleplay has appointed former Extron consultant liaison manager, Gary Tay to head up its Asian business based from its regional headquarters in Singapore. With over 18 years as part of the Extron team in Asia, Gary Tay comes to Tripleplay with an unrivalled experience in the Asian market, is CTS certified, delivering Infocomm accreditation training
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February 21, 2017 Industry, News

HILLS APPOINTS DAMIEN GLEESON

HILLS APPOINTS DAMIEN GLEESON

Hills is pleased to welcome Damien Gleeson to the fold as National Business Development Manager, based at the company’s Lidcombe offices in NSW. Damien brings 20 years’ experience in the industry, having worked for major national integrators as well as establishing his own integration business, EnVision, in Sydney. Most recently, Damien was the ANZ lead
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February 3, 2017 Industry, News

CRESTRON IN INDIA, NE ASIA & CHINA

CRESTRON IN INDIA, NE ASIA & CHINA

Crestron now officially has a dedicated, physical brand presence in both India and North East Asia. The new, wholly owned Crestron subsidiary in India includes a headquarters at RMZ Ecoworld, Bangalore, and supporting regional offices. The India headquarters features a fully functional Crestron Experience Centre with training facilities and active workspaces. In Hong Kong, the
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January 24, 2017 Industry, News

SDVoE ALLIANCE LAUNCHED

SDVoE ALLIANCE LAUNCHED

AptoVision, Aquantia, Christie Digital, Netgear, Sony and ZeeVee have formed the SDVoE Alliance to standardise the adoption of Ethernet to transport AV signals in professional AV environments, and to create an ecosystem around SDVoE technology that allows software to define AV applications. All AV distribution and processing applications that demand zero-latency, uncompromised video can benefit
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January 11, 2017 Industry, News

LIGHTWARE MX2 MATRIX SERIES

LIGHTWARE MX2 MATRIX SERIES

Lightware introduces the new MX2 Matrix Series. With full 4K @ 60Hz 4:4:4 and HDMI 2.0, the 8×8 matrix is the first of the new Lightware MX2 standalone matrix switcher series with HDMI 2.0 that supports uncompromised 4K UHD resolutions at 60Hz 4:4:4. Recommended applications include offices and meeting rooms, for 4K live events, and
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November 17, 2016 Industry

BLACKMAGIC ACQUIRES FAIRLIGHT

BLACKMAGIC ACQUIRES FAIRLIGHT

Blackmagic Design today announced its acquisition of Fairlight, which creates professional digital audio products for live broadcast event production, film and television post production, as well as immersive 3D audio mixing and finishing. Fairlight has an impressive history of designing and manufacturing integrated audio control surfaces and software that are renowned for their speed, flexibility
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November 15, 2016 Companies, Industry, News

SAMSUNG ACQUIRES HARMAN

SAMSUNG ACQUIRES HARMAN

Samsung Electronics and Harman International Industries, Incorporated today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Samsung will acquire HARMAN for $112.00 per share in cash, or total equity value of approximately $8.0 billion.  Upon closing, the transaction will immediately give Samsung a significant presence in the large and rapidly growing market
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November 15, 2016 Companies, Industry, News