Audiovisual Trends at InfoComm 2018: Transparency and Collaboration

InfoComm, the largest professional audiovisual event in North America, drew nearly 43,000 registrants to Las Vegas this year. Ten of those 43,000 were TEECOM employees. We brought our wish lists from clients and scanned through thousands of expo exhibits and sessions to find the most useful and interesting emerging technologies. Here are the biggest audiovisual trends … Read more

Amazing, Interesting & Useful: 2018 Audiovisual Trends Seen at ISE

  The annual Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) is now the world’s largest professional communications technology event, covering everything from LED display screens, sound systems, networking, building control systems, and much more. Workplace, healthcare, government, museums and many other markets are addressed and represented. Taking place in Amsterdam throughout 15 halls of exhibitors, it has become the global … Read more

TEECOMlabs: Exploring Near Future Technology

“Where is technology headed?” TEECOM’s Research & Development group arose out of conversations with our clients who seek to identify the impact of emerging technology on building design and occupants. Faced with the disparity between the longevity of buildings and the rapid advancement of technology, we’ve focused our leadership on anticipating potentially disruptive new processes, understanding … Read more

TEECOM Together: Celebrating our Culture

What an amazing year! 2017 saw TEECOM reach the Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the Bay Area, open a new office in Portland, and complete incredible projects for clients such as Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, the Aruba Customer Experience Center, and the audiovisual upgrades to the California Academy of Sciences Morrison Planetarium and coral … Read more

One Minute Data Download: What are Immersive Environments?

Immersive environments are simulations that fill the user’s visual field, giving the sensation of physical presence. Virtual reality delivers immersion from the individual’s point of view, while immersive rooms bring many viewers into the same simulation. What are immersive virtual reality environments used used for? Our Data Download video gives you a definition, market outlook, and … Read more

A 360 Virtual Reality Tour of TEECOM’s Oakland Office

TEECOM’s Oakland headquarters office redesign, courtesy of Forge Architects, was inspired in part by our love for hosting collaborative events. The audiovisual system in our all-hands space includes a 13.5-foot by 6.2-foot video wall, a prompting screen, and integrated speakers and microphones. We invite you to take a virtual tour of our new space via 360 video. … Read more

One Minute Data Download: What is the Internet of Things?

The Internet of Things is a group of smart devices that transmit information over a network. Sounds simple, right? In fact, IoT technology is rapidly changing processes across industries. We’re researching the ways this technology will affect the future of technology in buildings. Watch our one-minute animated infographic to get the essentials. Sources: “Connecting to the … Read more

Three Ways VR Adds Value to the AEC Workflow

Virtual Reality is quickly evolving from toy to tool in the architecture, engineering, and construction industry. As designers find ways for the technology to make tasks easier, TEECOM senior design engineer Luke Goodloomis discusses three key areas where VR can benefit workflow. His conclusions are based on research he conducted as part of TEECOM’s in-house “VR … Read more