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5 Ways Technology Enhances Communication

Posted by / November 8, 2016

5_Ways_Technology_Enhances_Communication_Hero.pngSome new technologies amount to little more than expensive, disappointing toys (you know, the kinds of impractical gadgets you might find in an in-flight catalog). I think it’s fair to say that a headline like Which Smartwatch Sucks Least. Least tells us a lot about the problem with even fairly popular technologies: technology fails to live up to its promise.


Don’t Make These 10 AV Design Mistakes!

Posted by / November 13, 2015

If you’re an architect, CTO, or CIO, it’s important to find the perfect audiovisual system for your room. You need a total solution that integrates seamlessly with the room. What does it take to make that happen?


Well, there are a lot of factors to consider. Whether you’re designing a meeting room, boardroom, or classroom, the decisions can be overwhelming.

We have lots of experience designing, installing, and servicing mission-critical AV builds. If you need AV design, contact us today for a free consultation. 

It’s difficult to design the exact audiovisual solution you need without industry expertise. To help you out, we’ve come up with some critical mistakes in AV design. Avoid these and you’ll be ahead of the game!


FAQs: Cloud Based Video Conferencing

Posted by / December 9, 2014

Image of business meeting through videoconferencing.In a recent GooglePlus community post, Leonard Suskin brought to my attention four questions that you may have about our new telepresence offering, StarLeaf. All are important questions for enterprise-level video conferencing and I wanted to share my answers with you…


Conferencing Solutions for Small to Mid-Sized Businesses

Posted by / August 25, 2014

web conferencing solutionsAs a premier provider of audio visual communication systems, Synergy CT specializes in business conferencing solutions for small to midsize business with multiple locations. To help business owners better understand our conference room audio visual services, we’ve compiled a list of our key components.


3 Things to Consider Before Your Next Telepresence Meeting

Posted by / July 15, 2014

audio and videoAs the cost of travel and airfare continues to skyrocket, more and more businesses have decided to take the cost effective route of utilizing communication technology as a form of conducting meetings. There are thousands of tips on conducting meetings using video conferencing online, however, the steps taken beforehand are far more crucial in successfully executing a meeting via telepresence.


How Video Conferencing Can Help Your Small Business Thrive

Posted by / June 11, 2014

small business  As many small business owners know, starting your own company can be overwhelming; especially when time management is a skill that’s often earned through years of experience. That’s most likely why nearly 50 percent of small businesses fail within the first 5 years. While it may seem like the odds are against you, there are steps you can take as a business owner to ensure the profitability and longevity of your company. Below are three ways that small businesses can save time and money by investing in commercial video conferencing services, which will keep you under budget, on time and on task.


Telehealth: Communication Technology has Become the Backbone of Healthcare Institutions

Posted by / April 11, 2014

As the healthcare sector continues to evolve, so does the importance of integrating communication technologies in healthcare institutions. “Telehealth” or “telemedicine,” is the delivery of health-related services and information via audiovisual and telecommunication, has become increasingly common among healthcare professionals as a means of reliable and expedited correspondence. In fact, the American Telemedicine Association (ATA) reported that there are approximately 200 U.S. telemedicine networks linking over 3,000 sites, with over 80,000 homes have been wired for remote healthcare monitoring. Effective use of communication technology by healthcare professionals can lead to improved patient care and overall operational efficiency.


Why Choose Wireless AV Solutions Over Wired?

Posted by / June 3, 2013

You might want to know how wireless audio video solutions benefit your business. Let’s start with this: In a world where productivity and efficiency are an ultimate priority, easy-to-use wireless presentation and collaboration systems fit the bill. And with the increasing use of portable mobile devices such as iPads, iPhones and tablets, telecommuters and teams in locations worldwide can easily and efficiently share and present your important data.


Choosing AV Equipment Takes a Little More Than Buying a Plasma Screen and Hanging It on the Wall

Posted by / May 14, 2013

The days of flipping on an overhead projector, everyone plugging into the network from connections awkwardly located under the conference table, and whoever is closest to the door switching off the lights are over.

Envision this: With a swipe on your iPad or tablet, you control a projector that resides inside a panel that drops down from the ceiling as soon as the programmed lights begin to dim. The shades drop, the screen descends from the ceiling, lights are adjusting, the room cools down, the projector turns on and the sound fills the room through the speakers installed in the different surfaces in the room.