Advances in technology have freed individuals from the restraints of time and distance. But what about those who have been restrained by the law? The deployment of technology in a correctional facilities and courtrooms is a complex issue, and mistakes can have serious consequences Paul Skelton reports.
According to AVIXA’s survey, 83% of AV businesses are feeling negative impacts of the current pandemic, and the live events sector has been hit the hard due to the limitations on travel and event postponements or cancellations, commercial integration is likely to feel the pinch too. RAVE’s Mark Coxon investigates.
This time last month no one had heard the acronym ‘WFH’ or ‘social distancing’, now they are both front runners for the 2020 word of the year. While the benefits of collaboration technology and video conferencing are nothing new to the AV industry, it’s only now, with a third of the world’s population in lockdown, that the world is putting these tools to good use.
There is a symbol for the most significant workplace design trend in recent memory, and its near pervasiveness is a good indicator of the depth of change seen at the office since the turn of the millennium. The symbol is the ping-pong table, and many readers of this article will likely be within a good serve’s distance of one right now.
Over the last 12 months, Gary Kayye has been either a keynote speaker or educational leader at over two dozen events around the world including the UB Tech Show (a higher-ed focused event), the E4 Experience, InfoComm, AVI Live, Epson’s Showcase, LG’s Tech Tour and ISE. Now Gary is heading back to Australia to deliver his most popular keynote, ever, as well as an all-new keynote. Hear why Gary thinks these sessions are not to be missed this Integrate.
Business managers are no longer fitting out work spaces and thinking of their technology later. The technology requirements of the digital age mean these spaces need careful planning and consideration of how they can maximise their audio-visual offering and provide the most beneficial user experience.
Two decades ago, the idea of smartphones and connected wearable devices was science fiction. So what will we see in the next 20 years as the gap between technology and humans shortens even further? Integrate speaker, Alex James from PHD Media Australia has explored this very topic, which could see us implanting computer chips into our brains by 2040.
ATEN Unizon provides AV/IT professionals the power to manage, monitor, and control ATEN Modular Matrix and Video Matrix solutions in real time.
Sunshine Coast University Hospital has been outfitted with a complete AMX by Harman networked AV control solution to support dynamic technology shifts in modern hospital care. The project was managed and delivered by Rutledge AV and CHW Consulting in conjunction with avt, the Harman distributor in Australia.
After 160 years, The Parliament of Victoria has been completed with the addition of a new annex providing much-needed offices (and AV) for 102 members of parliament and staff. Now you can get an inside look at this AV over IP design with bells on, with AV Asia Pacific’s Chris Hodler.