AV Lockdown Wilmington NC

As growing sales in the commercial and consumer market in Wilmington 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.

Electronics2you
(910) 397-0953
5019 Carolina Beach Rd.
Wilmington, NC
Services
Home Automation / Systems Integration / Home Networking, Home Theater, Lighting Control, Motorized Window Treatments / Home Theater Curtains, Multi-Room Audio
Brands
Jamo Speakers, Control4, AMX Integration, Lutron Homeworks Lighting, Denon Source, Panasonic Plasma, Toshiba Plasma, Samsung DLP, Sharp LCD, Russound & Nuvo Multiroom Audio, Panamax Surge, OnQ Structured Cabling, Middle Atlantic Racks.
Certifications
One or more employees at this company have achieved CEDIA Professional Certification status:- Glenn Ellzey, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Ken Moore, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II

Port City Sound
(910) 790-5700
6622 Gordon RoadUnit H
Wilmington, NC
Services
Audio / Video, Central Vac, Home Theater, Multi-Room Controls, Security / Access Control / Surveillance / Gate Access
Brands
Pioneer, Sharp, Samsung, Panasonic, Fijitsu, Denon, Russound, Parasound, BenQ, Triad Speakers, Klipsch, Boston Acoustics, Lutron Lighting, Universal Remote, Draper Screens, Middle Atlantic, Panamax, Electrolux, OnQ Legrand, Vutec Art Screen
Certifications
One or more employees at this company have achieved CEDIA Professional Certification status:- Gregg Francis, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Brian Fulp, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Adam Gray, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Michael Hayes, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Brad Stich, CEDIA Certified Professional Designer, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II

Soundtronics
(910) 395-6004
5715 Market St Soundtronics
Wilmington, NC
 
Hartley Loudspeakers Inc
(910) 392-4373
5732 Oleander Dr
Wilmington, NC
 
Port City Sound & Security
(910) 458-5059
6622 Gordon Rd Ste H
Wilmington, NC
 
Pair Enterprises, Inc.
(910) 279-6501
6676 Wrightsville Ave, Ste 1
Wilmington, NC
 
The Audio Lab
(910) 392-1200
5732 Oleander Drive
Wilmington, NC
Services
Audio / Video, Central Vac, Home Automation / Systems Integration / Home Networking, Home Theater, Multi-Room Audio
Brands
Audioquest,BDI,B&W,Chief,Classe,Crestron,Draper, Elite,Hartley,Klipsch,McIntosh,MusicalFidelity, Nordost,Panamax,Panasonic,Pioneer,RBH,Rotel,Runco,Russound,Samsung,Sim2,Sonance,Stewart,Sunfire, UniversalRemote,Ultralink,Wadia,Yamaha
Certifications
One or more employees at this company have achieved CEDIA Professional Certification status:- James Chittum, CEDIA Certified Professional EST III (Advanced EST), CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Pat Ochoa, CEDIA Certified Professional Installer I, CEDIA Certified Professional EST II- Michael Wilson, CEDIA Certified Professional EST III (Advanced EST), CEDIA Certified Professional EST II

Atlantic Audio Visual Designs
(910) 798-1911
1102 Sheffield Ct
Wilmington, NC
 
Audio/Video Experts
(910) 228-9614
134 Longleaf Dr
Wilmington, NC
Services
Custom Home Theater/ TV Installation

Sound Decisions Inc
(910) 392-1066
4305 Oleander Dr
Wilmington, 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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