Articles tagged with: Knoxville AV

A Proud Moment for iSS

on Thursday, 19 February 2015.

Today at iSS, we have a big moment to annouce.....this is our 100th blog entry! We love writing about all the things that inspire us, and hope you enjoy reading our entries. Now is our chance to enjoy what YOU have to write.

Below is our FaceBook page link. We would love for you to write and tell us what your favorite blog was, what would you like to see us write next, or simply write us a review of your last experience with iSS. We look forward to reading all of your entries!

Video Walls

on Thursday, 18 September 2014. Posted in Knoxville Digital Signage

A lot of businesses these days are beginning to discover the many uses of digital display technology. A video wall is a great way to get a particular message across - whether for advertising, selling or information display – chances are you want a solution that does a lot of the foot work for you. These high impact displays can certainly pack a visual punch, but equally, they serve as an effective business tool, and can strengthen a range of operations within your business.

Some key benefits that a video wall could bring to your organization are:

  • Effective communications- Integrated with digital signage software, a video wall can display real-time data from any data source to create targeted, engaging messages. Turning video walls into effective communication in reception areas, conference rooms and public spaces.
  • Streamlined operations- Video walls can automate many customer service operations, with the capability to display any manner of information- from arrival/departure times in transport applications, to advertising goods and services in retail environments. Simply connect to your internal systems and let the technology do the rest.
  • Situation Management- Video walls can unify feeds from multiple sources to allow security personnel to capture potential security breaches quickly and efficiently. A video wall can also raise situational awareness, and ensures that everyone is aware of what is happening and how to react.
  • Interactivity- Many video walls can easily be transformed into a multi-touch surface to deliver a unique interactive experience. Let your staff, customers and visitors engage with information like never before. They can stop and actively engage with the information source and find out exactly what they need to know. This presents a wide range of possibilities for creating customer communication solutions that are highly effective and diverse, allowing you to tailor the technology directly to the needs of your business.
  • Entertaining and Captivating- Not only does the interactive nature help to hold attention, but the streaming video or other digital effects of these types of displays can grab the eye of even the most distracted passerby. Video walls engage people, and they are often used solely for their entertainment value to brighten up the atmosphere of an otherwise dull area and keep people interested.

Perhaps you have been thinking of some ways you could bring a new atmosphere to your business using digital display technology, but are still on the fence. Let us make your decision making easier, and help you with offering better life solutions. We can provide you with the tools you need to get your message across.

The Pioneer's Elite SC79 A/V Receiver

on Tuesday, 20 May 2014. Posted in Home Theater

Featured Product of the Week

This week's featured product is Pioneer’s Elite SC79 A/V receiver. The highpoint of performance and style of this receiver is the simply stunning audio surround sound that makes your movies, games, and music sound as life like as possible. With the best audio processing that is available today, the Elite SC79 receiver will give you an audio experience that will go above and beyond your expectations.

The Elite SC79 receiver features state of the art Class D3 amplification rated at 140 Watts x 9 channels gives this receiver the most powerful and effortless connectivity. The SC79 is also Ultra2 Plus Certified and offers surround sound in rooms up to 3,000 cubic feet! This receiver supports high-definition audio formats as well as 3-D surround experience for up to 9.2 channels. The SC79 can support the most popular high-resolution digital file formats, similar to AIFF, WAV, FLAZ and Apple, furthermore, it has HDBaseT that makes integration into a whole house A/V distribution system seamless.

Pioneer’s Elite SC79 receiver has 4K Ultra HD Pass-through technology which offers the highest quality image available. Also, the SC79 receiver uses MCACC (an automatic sound field adjustment system) to monitor and equalize the surround sound to optimize the parameters of the room. Additionally, this receiver features AirPlay which allows you to wirelessly stream music from any Apple device to your surround sound system.

With all this technology in one receiver it will give you the ultimate home theater experience. You will have the movie goers coming to you! So if you are ready for the ultimate home theater experience, feel free to give us a call. We are here to offer you better life solutions.

Extreme Makeover: Wiring Edition

on Wednesday, 28 November 2012. Posted in Knoxville Organized Wiring

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Are the wires from your equipment out of control? Have you lost track of what goes to what? Let us show you the difference organized wiring can make both in your equipment’s performance and usability.

Take a look at our most recent wiring makeover project:

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Believe it or not, we took all these wires, sorted them, organized them, and concealed them.

Not surprisingly, many other issues the equipment was having disappeared. We assessed the other challenges and upgraded only what we had to leaving the customer satisfied with his investment for the first time ever. And to think, we were the third company on the job, yet the first to understand the importance of organized wiring.  

Stay tuned for the big reveal of our extreme system makeover and see what it looks like now and what exactly we did!