AV services: AVaaS, me hearties!


Having taken the IT world by storm some years ago, the acquisition of software, services and even hardware on a monthly subscription basis, or ‘as-a-service’, is now making steady progress in the AV market. “AV-as-a-service (AVaaS) has established itself as a preferred model for businesses seeking cost-effective, flexible and scalable…

Sound Advice: Tuning OFCOM into AV’S PSME needs


Wireless microphones, in-ear monitoring systems (IEMs) and radio communications are a crucial part of AV production. But, despite the high-profile and lucrative nature of many of the events made possible by this equipment, the PMSE (programme makers and special events) sector that relies on it has struggled to obtain enough…