AV Lockdown Hickory NC

As growing sales in the commercial and consumer market in Hickory can attest, AV gear is fast becoming a 'must-have' for many end-users. For some, that means sawing through cables, picking locks, dodging security cameras, or just yanking things off of a wall.

Best Buy
(828) 261-0031
1884 CATAWBA VALLEY BLVD SE
Hickory, NC
 
Tri-City Electronics, Inc.
(828) 464-6198
1124 NC HWY 16 NORTH
Conover, NC
Services
Audio / Video, Home Automation / Systems Integration / Home Networking, Home Theater, Lighting Control, Motorized Window Treatments / Home Theater Curtains
Brands
AMX,Audioplex,B&W, Dutailer,Epson,Hitachi,KEF,LG,Lutron,Marantz, McIntosh Labs,Mid-Atlantic,Panamax,Panasonic,Peerless,Pioneer Elite,Rotel,Samsung,Speakercraft,Tributaries, Vantage, Visionart,
Certifications
One or more employees at this company have achieved CEDIA Professional Certification status:- Dwayn Butterfield, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II

Commscope, Inc.
1100 Commscope Pl. SE
Hickory, NC
 
The Integrated Home
(866) 535-0908
2440 White Hall Park Dr.Ste. 400
Charlotte, NC
Services
Home Automation / Systems Integration / Home Networking, Home Theater, Lighting Control, Multi-Room Audio, Multi-Room Video
Brands
Crestron, Kaleidescape,Paradigm, Acoustic Innovations, Anthem, Audioquest, Audyssey, Denon, Draper, Extreme CCTV, JVC, Liberty Cable, Middle Atlantic, Monster Power, Niles, OnQ, Premier Mounts, Request, RTI, Samsung, Sharp, Speco
Certifications
One or more employees at this company have achieved CEDIA Professional Certification status:- Chris Brooks, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Scott Wallace, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II

Sound Solutions of NC, Inc
(336) 855-0520
1621 Stanley Road
Greensboro, NC
 
Audio Visions, LLC
(828) 328-5222
211 Highway 127 South, Suite 1
Hickory, NC
 
TriCity Electronics
(828) 464-6198
1124 Hwy 16 North
Conover, NC
 
ELK Products, Inc.
P.O. Box 100
Hildebran, NC
 
Auto Acoustics, Inc.
(336) 585-0188
200 Cardinal Drive Suite B
Hillsborough, NC
 
Custom Car Hi-Fi, Inc.
(336) 765-6066
163-B S. Stratford Road
Winston-Salem, NC
 

AV Lockdown

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Source: PRO AV Magazine
Publication date: September 1, 2007

By Tom Zind

As growing sales in the commercial and consumer market can attest, AV gear is fast becoming a “must-have” for many end-users. For some, that means sawing through cables, picking locks, dodging security cameras, or just yanking things off of a wall. Theft of AV gear — and the related damage, user inconvenience, and rising costs of preventing it — is a problem that is increasing.

As more projectors, displays, cameras, audio gear, and computers fill public and private spaces, thieves may be taking note. Considered easy targets in many venues, the gear can be enticing to those who spot a chance to make off with snazzy technology they can turn for a quick buck or keep for personal use.

The growth of digital signage, more collaborative technology in education, and the use of displays and audio gear in venues such as museums, dining and drinking establishments, casinos, and houses of worship, means more AV gear in plainer sight than ever. Making AV equipment more impervious to theft is well within the reach of integrators and their customers, and increasingly in demand. It comes down to deciding which remedy or combination of remedies are best, given the vulnerability level and what's appropriate and affordable for the particular environment. They fall into a few classes, spanning different types of AV assets.

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