Will AV and IoT collide on the road to convergence?
Cloud services continue to make an impact on the AV industry, ushering in new capabilities and changing the way that AV systems are designed, installed, and operated. Now, the inescapable rise of IoT, along with cloudification, virtualisation and container-based applications, is bringing AV and IoT devices together into a shared domain
AV networking vendors accelerating their movement towards cloud and virtualised offerings at ISE 2023
Evolution, not revolution, was very much the message we took away from ISE 2023. As the AV industry faces gathering economic headwinds, there is much to be optimistic about. The shift to virtualised offerings is gathering pace, and the barriers to interoperability are getting lower.
AV managed services enters an era of innovation and transformation
The AV managed services sector, previously considered a mature market, is now undergoing a transformative renaissance. That’s according to a new report from Futuresource Consulting, which shows that digitalization across the audio and video sector has enabled a transition to software-enabled tools, cloud services and fully managed solutions.
The Future of Managed Services in Pro AV
The evolution of the pro AV market is showcased via digitalisation – where more devices become network capable. Traditionally, device management and AV Managed Services (AVMS) were focused on outsourcing internal services with external maintenance, where specialists were required to handle the smooth running of equipment and AV systems.