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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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