Deterring incidents with audio talk down

    Video surveillance systems are traditionally used as forensic tools to investigate and provide proof after incidents, but what if you can use your surveillance system to proactively deter incidents before they happen? Warnings issued either automatically or manually – known as audio talk down – can be a highly effective enhancement to video surveillance. Network […]

      Enhancing the retail bank customer experience with audio

      In today’s ever-changing environment many businesses find themselves having to work increasingly hard to stay relevant and competitive. Unlike online businesses that focus on providing an intuitive and easy online experience, traditional businesses must focus on the brick and mortar experience. Financial institutions are not exempt from creating an improved or enhanced customer experience as […]

        Comparing analog and network audio: Which option is right for you?

        There’s a common assumption that digital is always better than analog. As the world around us changes and becomes more connected, the possibilities for network devices and their uses is continuing to expand. One area that is growing rapidly is network audio, but just because you can connect something, do you really need to? Knowing […]

          Listen up: trends in network audio

          Network audio is a growing area, with the developments in technology opening an array of new possibilities for integrating audio into network systems. At the recent Integrated Systems Europe, or ISE conference in Amsterdam, some clear trends emerged revealing some interesting uses and features  network audio can provide. Sight and Sound Audio is a natural […]

            More than public address – the benefits of audio in education

            The use of audio throughout schools – from public address to a support for learning – can help in every aspect of education, from the school gate to the classroom. Traditional audio systems in schools have, been dispersed; one system is implemented for public address and another for visual or media use within an educational […]

              Why retailers should use network audio

              The retail market has started to appreciate the value that network audio systems can bring to a company, without impacting on their bottom line. These systems are an all-in-one solution for a number of uses, making pre-recorded, live announcements or playing background music. In this post we take a look at some of the benefits […]