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Free Whitepaper: Your Guide to Setting System Gain by InfoComm

How often has it happened on a conference call or during a speech via the public address system that the volume is just not right? Quite often, the gain is so low that it affects legibility or in some instances, it’s so high that every syllable or sibilant sounds go on endless feedback loops which...
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In conversation with Crestron India: The future of Network AV

Crestron is a global leader in advanced control and automation systems for a variety application ranging from education, corporate, government and defence to hospitality, healthcare and residential. Over the last few years, the Crestron India has significantly enhanced its presence and support with fully functional Crestron Experience Centers in their headquarters in Bengaluru and one...
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All about video calls - Actis blog

What you can actually do with video in different industries – Part I

Today, video conferencing isn’t just about seeing the person on the other side of the screen, it’s about building connected, sustained relationships regardless of distance. And you can build these relationships in whichever industry you work in. In this guide, we shall talk about how video is used in different industries, ranging from Education to...
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5 essentials of surveillance

The 5 essentials of surveillance

As IP-based video surveillance systems continue to evolve, more and more businesses are choosing to opt for them. However, these video surveillance systems have come a long way from the traditional surveillance systems of years past. Also, this technology continues to evolve, with video surveillance solutions becoming more and more affordable for businesses of all...
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Web conferencing versus Video conferencing

Web conferencing and video conferencing are often confused with each other. However, they are fundamentally different technologies. In this blog, we shall talk about the differences between web conferencing and video conferencing in greater detail. First, we need to establish why businesses would be interested in both of these technologies to begin with. One of...
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Putting the person at the heart of Unified Communication

With all the many tools and technologies available for communicating and collaborating in real time, it is often easy to forget that communication is not only about the technology, but also about the person. After all, we’re not a bunch of IP addresses, but people with real names, personalities and preferences. And the latter include...
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What goes into creating your smart home

It’s a regular day, and you leave home in the morning for work…You’re all set to return before the kids arrive home from school at 6 pm. Suddenly your boss schedules an urgent meeting that you have to attend. You wonder what to do…Should you call the neighbours? Should you ask your boss to reschedule...
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Digital Signal Processors (DSPs) in Conference Rooms

Digital Signal Processors (DSPs) are an option that AV integrators can avail of when setting up an installed audio system, such as a conference room, an auditorium, or a boardroom. However, most clients may have many questions when it comes to DSPs. What are DSPs? What do DSPs do? How are they different from Analog...
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White Paper: The phased approach to AV design

You notice all of the objects surrounding you because of their unique and special design. These objects range from automobiles and watches to homes and offices. And if good design is an imperative, can Audiovisual solutions be far behind? This white paper by Infocomm details the phased approach to AV design. Exceptional AV systems follow...
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The Actis Integration and AV Blog is a forum for sharing tips, insights, news, solutions and experiences with people and businesses who are undertaking different types of integration projects in India. It covers topics like Professional AV, lighting, energy management, video collaboration, unified communications, presentations, network AV and environment control.

Over time it will grow into a practical, India-specific, knowledge base to assist CIOs/CTOs, architects, AV and lighting consultants, developers, educational institutions and the hospitality industry to make better choices and get more out of their investments in technology.

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