tech

Implementing AV Over IP in an Automated Building: Tips for Integration

The rise of Ethernet, cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT) made automated buildings a logical reality. Today, many facilities’ mechanical, safety and security, lighting, and ventilation systems are controlled through a building management system (BMS) or a building automation system (BAS). These systems typically connect to the building’s Ethernet infrastructure, allowing facilities managers… Read More »
security

Managing Security for Your Networked AV: Challenges and Opportunities

Streaming video over IP networks isn’t a new concept, but AV over IP systems have become commonplace only in the last few years. As with any networked system, networked AV poses certain security challenges. Given concerns over hacking, cybercrime and the Internet of Things (IoT), fears that AV over IP poses insurmountable security risks are… Read More »