Category Archives: Headline News

Corporates impact IFPD sales

A new report from Futuresource says that 1 million Interactive Flat Panel Displays were sold in 2016 globally, a 14% increase. The long-anticipated demand from the corporate sector is starting to impact, boosted by new market entrants Microsoft, Google and Cisco.

Posted in Headline News, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Vestel introduces Finlux branded displays

With the roll-out of four dynamic new product ranges, Vestel’s visual solutions brand, Finlux, plans to make digital signage a much easier and accessible marketing tool. Enhancing the ownership experience, the new customized product ranges are designed to suit a wider variety of business models, allowing for more hassle-free integration and adoption.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

ISE: where to next?

With nearly 1200 exhibitors across 14 halls and 73,413 visitors, the attendance of ISE 2017 was up by 11.7 % on the previous year at a time when many trade shows are struggling to even maintain their attendances at existing levels.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

Seamless Skype for Business with direct calling

Lifesize has announced it has enhanced its Skype for Business interoperability to simplify cross-platform audio, video and web conferencing. With this enhanced interoperability, Lifesize is the only SaaS-based video conferencing provider to enable users to make direct calls to and from Skype for Business for one-to-one and group calls.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

Ingram signs exclusive Flexcom deal

Ingram Micro U.K. & Ireland has been appointed by software vendor Flexcom to become their first UK distributor. Flexcom will compliment Ingram Micro’s vendor portfolio and their extensive portfolio of products will help Ingram customers offer more professional solutions.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

Vivitek appoints home cinema specialist disti

Vivitek has announced that it has expanded its UK distributor base with the appointment of Karma AV, the Harrogate-based specialist in home cinema entertainment solutions and installations.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

Vaddio enters the EMEA market

Vaddio, the Milestone subsidiary known for its PTZ cameras, pro AV solutions and full suite of UC and collaboration products, will become fully operational through the Milestone EMEA HQ based in the Netherlands, starting in January 2017.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

NUITEQ signs new 3-year deal with Sahara

NUITEQ has signed a new contract with its existing UK partner, Sahara Presentation Systems. The extended distribution agreement will see all of Sahara’s Clevertouch interactive touchscreens shipping with a Snowflake Business or Snowflake MultiTeach licence, enabling users to download the Snowflake version of their choice at no cost.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

New Panasonic and Atlona partnership

Panasonic’s professional displays are now available as part of an easy meeting room solution bundle, thanks to a partnership with leading AV connectivity company Atlona. Designed to make meetings for small to medium sized rooms easier to connect, set up and use, the combination incorporates Atlona’s HDVS-300 with Panasonic’s EF1 series, a stylish LED backlight flat panel.

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off

Record number of entries for AV News Awards

There has been a record number of entries for next month’s AV News Awards, held in the morning of the opening of ISE 2017 at the RAI Amsterdam. Overall, the total number of Awards entries increased by 28% this year, with the most popular categories being the AV Display Innovation of the Year, AV Network Innovation of the Year, AV Project of the Year (Education) and AV Project of the Year (Commercial).

Posted in Headline News | Comments Off