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Go Fever

February 22, 2017

So, Friday, January 27th, was the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 1 tragedy that claimed the lives of astronauts Virgil ‘Gus’ Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee. I’ve always been fascinated by the ‘Space Race’ era, but reading the Ars Technica article, I found parallels between the culture of NASA at the time and the Read the full article…

Herman Sponsors NSCA’S 19th Annual Business and Leadership Conference for the 13th Consecutive Year

February 22, 2017

Herman (, a leading provider of AV products, procurement services, and labor resources to systems integrators in the commercial AV and broadcast industries, will sponsor the Business & Leadership Conference to be held March 2-4, 2017, at the Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa in Chandler, AZ. Two thousand seventeen will mark the 13th consecutive Read the full article…

Latest Industry News – Products

ONELAN Digital Signage Content Management System Adds Support for BrightSign Media Players

February 22, 2017

BrightSign, the global market leader in digital signage media players, and ONELAN, a global leader in digital visual communications, today announced integration between all BrightSign Series 3 and 2 players and the ONELAN CMS 3.0, as part of both companies’ ongoing commitment to provide scalable enterprise-level solutions to customers across multiple platforms. Read the full article…

Biamp Systems Expands TesiraFORTÉ™ Platform

February 22, 2017

Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, today announced the TesiraFORTÉ™ DAN range of audio processors. The result of a collaboration between Biamp and Shure Incorporated, these new audio processors directly interface with the Shure MXA beamforming line of microphones. Along with the new dedicated Shure MXA input blocks in the latest Read the full article…

Media Vision’s Herlihy on Supporting Systems Designs

February 22, 2017

My new position at Media Vision is director of system solutions. This is a new department at Media Vision, driven by the realization that we have always been more solutions driven than product driven, and we strive to provide superior support for anyone wanting to use our solutions in their designs. Read the full article…

Latest Industry News – Projects

BC Sound Eliminates Snap, Crackle, and Pop at Kellogg Arena

February 8, 2017

Kellogg Arena,  the premier entertainment venue in Battle Creek, Michigan since 1982, has played host to events from BMX to national acts, such as Kelly Clarkston and homegrown artist Kid Rock.  As the popularity of the 6,500 seat venue has continued to grow, Director of Operations at Kellogg Arena, Ben Randels, knew an upgraded installed Read the full article…

Latest Industry News – People

Almo Professional A/V Announces 2017 Promotions

February 22, 2017

Almo Professional A/V announced multiple 2017 promotions to meet the increased sales, service, support and technical needs of its expanding partner base. The newly created positions, which cover business development, purchasing, new markets and sales in all regions, also make room for the additional hiring expected this year. Read the full article…

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