14 Mar

Microsoft announces Ci as a Surface Hub partner.

Corporate Initiatives was today announced as an official Microsoft partner for the Surface Hub. Only a select number of AV integrators in Australia are awarded this privilege.

The Surface Hub is transforming workplaces worldwide by humanising collaboration over distances. It is technology that enables geographically separated workplaces to more affordably communicate and collaborate freely with each other, whether internally between company branches, or externally with customers and suppliers..

The Microsoft Surface Hub is therefore a highly sought after product. Enquiries are welcome.

The official Microsoft announcement along with case studies and a video can be found on the link below.

07 Mar

Charvet iGirouette turns heads at ISE

Charvet Media's iGirouette signage certainly turned heads at the ISE tradeshow in Amsterdam last month. Not only did these kinetic signposts move to point visitors in the right direction for their selected destination, they also told visitors how long it would take to get there.

23 Feb

Crestron redefine tabletop meeting technology

Crestron has redefined tabletop meeting room technology with the release of Crestron Mercury. Officially unveiled at ISE stock of this revolutionary product is due to reach Australia in a matter of weeks. Demand will be brisk.

The sleek, all-in-one console is all you need to transform your meeting rooms into highly effective collaboration spaces. It combines all the must-have conferencing and collaboration features, along with the fast, secure cloud deployment and management IT managers require. Mercury is easy to use, easy to deploy, and easy to manage.
In meeting the challenges that arise as unified communication and collaboration moves from the desktop to the collaboration space, Mercury provides all of the features collaboration spaces need in a single console, while at the same time making it easy, secure, and cost effective for businesses to deploy and manage units wherever they are needed. The sound quality is exceptional and it is by far the easiest to use all in one system on the market. We think Crestron is on a winner.

For presentations Mercury enables users to instantly and securely present content wirelessly on the room display from a laptop, smartphone, or tablet using built-in Crestron AirMedia®.

For conference calls, it’s easy to make exceptional sounding phone calls to mobile devices or standard SIP phone systems using the built-in, precision-engineered speaker and microphones.
For collaboration or video interaction participants can easily collaborate with colleagues via Crestron Mercury from a laptop or dedicated in-room PC using any soft phone, web conferencing or UC application, such as Skype® for Business, Cisco WebEx®, GotoMeeting®, or Slack®.
For metric driven efficiency and planning the built-in occupancy sensor on Crestron Mercury allows facility managers to collect usage data to drive efficient room utilization. IT managers can also rest easy knowing Crestron Mercury meets the latest enterprise security standards.

All in all Crestron Mercury is a product you not only need to know about but experience first hand. We therefore suggest you contact us for demonstration. The asking price is astonishingly low so we expect them to sell like hotcakes.

03 Feb

Directional signage that points you in the right direction

Harry Potter meets hi tech. Watch this 27sec video.