Learn more about the two primary models used for outsourcing AV operations
Technological needs in the digital era have far outpaced many commercial organizations’ abilities to handle all AV and IT tasks in-house. As a result, outsourcing daily operations, processes, and support for AV systems has become a lucrative way for organizations to improve organizational agility and gain access to a range of specialized skills and resources that aren’t easily available due to hiring restrictions.
For Scottsdale, AZ, and global enterprise organizations looking to outsource AV services, staffing augmentation and AV managed services are the two primary models utilized. But which one is the right fit for your business? Keep reading to learn the key differences between them.
INSTALLING BUILDING AUTOMATION SOLUTIONS LIKE INTEGRATED AV REQUIRES CAREFUL PLANNING AND DESIGN
Building automation technologies make your business locations more efficient, more accessible, and more interactive. Sophisticated AV high-performance solutions facilitate better communications, collaboration, data transfer, content sharing, and training for the workplace, higher education and other commercial applications.
If your Phoenix, AZ, business is ready to invest in integrated AV solutions, we recommend consulting with a qualified AV integrator first. There are many factors that go into making an AV system a success. Keep reading to learn four considerations you’ll need to tackle and how Level 3 Audiovisual can help.
VIDEO WALLS AREN’T JUST FOR SHOW
No doubt you may have seen a video wall somewhere. Perhaps in a sports bar, where a big game is matrixed on a wall composed of multiple display screens. While that is an excellent use – more on that later – video walls are useful in many scenarios.
If you think that video walls are expensive, there certainly are over-the-top implementations that can be so. However, with the current cost of displays, control technology, and software, it's not difficult to build a cost-effective solution that generates a ROI.
THE RIGHT CABLING MAKES IT EASY TO ADD AV, SECURITY, AND AUTOMATION
What's so important about low-voltage cabling and wiring? Low-voltage wiring links together vital parts of your location’s infrastructure - like security, audiovisual equipment, and networking. Doing it right during your buildout is critical to enable the technology you need and want without spending a lot on rework later or finding out something is virtually impossible to do without starting over.
As a leading commercial audiovisual integrator, we've seen many situations where a lack of planning for low-voltage infrastructure made an installation more difficult, expensive or sometimes compromised. Don’t let that happen to your Scottsdale, AZ, firm! Keep reading to learn more about why hiring a low-voltage company is smart for your next buildout.