Monthly Archives: January 2019

Episode 6: Mimo Monitors and ISE 2019 Discussion with Mike Campagna

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Michael Campagna – Chief Marketing Officer at Mimo Monitors

Mike discusses the following with Corey:

  • The Mimo Monitors team ready for ISE
  • What products the company will be showcasing (including BrightSign Built-In)
  • What the company is expecting, and looks to achieve at the show
  • A statement from the Mimo Monitors website ‘Small Touchscreens. Flexible Innovation. Human Connection’ – what it should mean for the attendees
  • President David Anderson will be speaking at the show
  • Some talk of what’s ahead for the company, trade shows and more

Episode 5: Control4 and ISE 2019 Discussion with Kordon Vaughan

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Kordon Vaughan – Sr. Director of Product Marketing at Control4

Kordon discusses the following with Corey:

  • What’s happening at Control4
  • Personalization and customization, smart lighting, entertainment (a story Control4 Keypads Bring Smart Home Personalization and Customization to the Holiday Season)
  • He has an example of a single button push set for his house
  • ISE
  • Personalization theme at the show
  • Dealers, how Control4 helps them (as well as the homeowner afterward)
  • Pakedge and the network
  • Alexa – addition of voice control capabilities in a number of languages
  • Usage as voice interface for Control4 house
  • Training and education at the show
  • What the company is looking forward to at the show
  • Entertainment – music everywhere in the home, streaming services

Episode 4: Z-Wave Alliance and ISE 2019 Discussion with Mitchell Klein

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Mitchell Klein – Executive Director at Z-Wave Alliance

Mitch discusses the following with Corey:

  • What’s happening with the Z-Wave Alliance now
  • Statement – smart home products you need to know about
  • Security
  • Biggest brand names in the market use Z-Wave in their smart home products
  • ISE – Z-Wave booth and the Alliance members that will be there
  • Interoperability Wall
  • His CEDIA session at the show – “Z-Wave, ZigBee and Bluetooth Oh My”
  • An AVIXA Flashtrack he’ll be presenting – “Considerations for AV/IT Network Managers from the Smart Home”
  • Alexa and the corporate environment/security
  • Voice control

Episode 3: A Discussion with Rich Ventura, Vice President of Strategic Management at NEC Display Solutions about Career, Analytics, AV, Digital Signage, Trade Shows and the DSF

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Richard Ventura – Vice President of Strategic Management at NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc.

On this third episode of The AV Tech Trade, Corey discusses the following with Rich:

  • His career in the industry
  • His time at NEC Display Solutions and a focus on the company
  • Analytics, NEC platform ALP
  • A focus on audio visual, the experience
  • A focus on digital signage, and the term itself
  • Digital signage and AV trade shows
  • The Digital Signage Federation, being the Chairman

Episode 2: Nureva – Span™ Workspace integration with single sign-on, Showcasing at ISE 2019, and HDL300 system integration with Intel Unite® platform

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guest:

Rob Abbott – VP Products at Nureva Inc.

On this second episode of The AV Tech Trade, Corey discusses the following with Rob:

Nureva announces Span™ Workspace integration with single sign-on

Nureva Inc. announced the integration of Span Workspace with single sign-on (SSO), an authentication process that allows users to access multiple applications with a single set of login credentials. With the integration of SSO later this month, Span Workspace administrators can conveniently control user authentication, implement multifactor authentication and enforce password complexity parameters through their cloud SSO service providers. Users will enjoy easier access to their Span canvases and improved security.You can read more here.

Nureva to showcase expanded solutions and new functionality at ISE 2019

Nureva Inc. announced its participation in Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) at the RAI Amsterdam from 5 to 8 February 2019. The company will showcase new features and security enhancements in Span™ Workspace that are designed to support organization-wide transformation of collaborative processes. Nureva will also offer live demonstrations of its HDL300 audio conferencing systems running on multiple platforms. This is Nureva’s fourth consecutive year as an exhibitor at ISE, and its new exhibit space in the UCC Hall (stand 11-B180) is its largest ever. You can read more here.

Nureva announces HDL300 system integration with Intel Unite® platform

Nureva Inc. announced the integration of its HDL300 audio conferencing system with the Intel Unite solution for content sharing and collaboration. The new V4 plugin for the HDL300 system gives Intel Unite users easy access to the audio system controls, allowing them to quickly change volume or mute a call directly from their laptop. Intel Unite has added the Nureva™ HDL300 system plugin to its App Showcase, which highlights a collection of plugins that deliver digital transformation to any collaboration space. You can read more here.

Episode 1: Almo Pro A/V Hospitality and their Exclusive Distribution Partnership with Nonstop

Join host Corey Moss as he welcomes his guests:

Apryl Lamberti – Director of Business Development – Hospitality at Almo Professional A/V

John Ropp – Director Of Marketing And Business Development at Nonstop Products

On this first episode of The AV Tech Trade, Corey discusses the following with Apryl and John: 

Almo Professional A/V Enters Exclusive Distribution Partnership with Nonstop

Nonstop Wireless Charging Alarm Clocks/Pads Available for Hospitality Environments Only Through Almo; New Products were on Display at the BDNY Show in New York

Almo Professional A/V, North America’s largest professional audio visual distributor, has announced that its dedicated Hospitality Division has entered an exclusive distribution partnership with Nonstop™, manufacturer of modern, décor-driven and customizable wireless charging products for hotel properties. As a result of the partnership, Nonstop’s designer-like Station W and Station C alarm clock/wireless charging solutions are now available through Almo.

The Almo/Nonstop team was present in the Nonstop booth during the Boutique Design Trade Fair (BDNY) at the Jacob Javits Center (November 11-12) where these charging solutions were showcased to hotel designers, end user properties, management companies, ownership groups and more.

You can read more about this news here

Products discussed – Nonstop Station W (top) and Station C.

A statement from Apryl Lamberti (included in this news) gives an excellent overview to this podcast conversation:

“Wireless charging is one of the hottest tech trends in hospitality, and it’s really taken off since last year’s announcement by Apple that new iPhones would adopt Qi, the open interface platform for wireless charging supported by Android and others.” 

“Nonstop’s CEO, Neil Betterton, a seasoned hospitality industry business leader, and Matt Paprocki, an award-winning consumer electronics designer both bring extensive knowledge of the latest technology trends combined with decades of experience in the hospitality space.”

Listen to this conversation, and learn more about this exclusive partnership between Almo Hospitality and Nonstop.