AV Lockdown Ann Arbor MI

As growing sales in the commercial and consumer market in Ann Arbor 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.

Overture Audio
(734) 662-1812
618 South Main
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Custom Sounds, Inc.
(734) 663-8891
PO Box 2515
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Eyemedia Group Inc
(734) 418-3060
2335 W Stadium Boulevard
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Custom Sounds, Inc.
(734) 663-8891
2055 W. Stadium
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Telesis Total Home & Commercial Electronics, Inc.
(248) 486-3720
10170 Colonial Industrial Drive
South Lyon, MI
Services
Audio / Video, Home Automation / Systems Integration / Home Networking, Home Theater, Lighting Control, Security / Access Control / Surveillance / Gate Access
Brands
Control 4, JVC,Stewart,Dalite,B+K,NAD Marantz,Denon,,AudioAccess,Universal Remote, Triad,Speakercraft,Audioplex,Xantech, Panasonic,Honeywell,Napco,,GE Interlogix
Certifications
One or more employees at this company have achieved CEDIA Professional Certification status:- Greg Kalinski, CEDIA Certified Professional Installer I

Magnolia Home Theater
(734) 741-1357
3100 LOHR RD
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Paragon Sight & Sound
(734) 662-3595
Suite H 3780 Jackson Rd
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Audio Video Showcase
(734) 669-9600
2023 West Stadium
Ann Arbour, MI
 
Architectural Media Systems, Inc.
(734) 662-6295
7730 Jackson Rd, #2
Ann Arbor, MI
 
Best Buy
(734) 525-0334
35100 COWAN RD
Westland, MI
 

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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