• Type: Whitepaper
  • Topics: Security; Smart Buildings; Networked Av Systems; Control Systems;
  • Date: April 2016

 

The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the most talked-about technologies influencing organizations today. But the pro AV industry has a special relationship with the IoT, dating back decades to when network ports started appearing on AV devices and enabling a new paradigm of management, control and insight. Pro AV and the Internet of Things acknowledges the AV industry’s roots in the evolution of the IoT and offers a primer for AV professionals seeking to capitalize on new IoT opportunities going forward.


Contents


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What is the IoT?

Technologies Behind the IoT

  • New IP Standard
  • Wireless
  • Supporting Network Essentials
  • Big Data
  • Mandatory Security

What Does the IoT Mean for Pro AV?

  • Smart Buildings
  • Digital Signage
  • Managed Services
  • Smart Conference Rooms
  • Mobile AV

Challenges Incorporating the IoT in Pro AV

  • Privacy
  • Distributed Control
  • Security
  • Strategy and Planning
  • Power

Conclusion

Acknowledgments

  • Richard Blackwell, President, Linked2
  • Michael Colburn, CTS®-D, Associate, CallisonRTKL
  • Gary Hall, CTS-D, CTS-I, Chief Technology Officer, Federal Defense, Cisco Systems
  • Daniel Jackson, Manager, Research and Development, Crestron Electronics
  • Shane Long, CTS-D, PMP, Principal, Waveguide Consulting


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