What are the Advantages of HDBaseT Technology?

HDBaseT technology has emerged as the the new standard for transmitting signals to digital signs, multimedia classrooms, home theater setups and any other installations that require the highest quality video available. HDBaseT allows you to use a single, inexpensive Cat5e/6/6a cable to transmit multiple signals such as uncompressed HDMI digital video and audio, Ethernet (100BaseT), control (RS-232 serial and IR), and power.

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Why Standing Desks are a Healthy Choice

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Research suggests that sitting at a desk all day long can increase the risk of serious health problems. The American Medical Association (AMA) recognizes that “there are potential risks of prolonged sitting” and encourages “efforts by employers, … [Continue reading]

How to Connect a Single DisplayPort Signal to Multiple Monitors

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Let’s say you have a DisplayPort 1.2-compatible graphics card with multi-stream transport (MST), and now you want to display the signal from your PC to multiple monitors. With the right accessory, this is a simple task. … [Continue reading]

What Are Surge Protector Joules and How Many Do I Need?

Among the factors to consider when choosing a surge protector – how many outlets, the optimal cord length and options such as protection for a coaxial cable connection – perhaps the most important factor is the surge protector’s joule rating. … [Continue reading]

What’s the Difference Between Passive and Active DisplayPort Adapters?

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If you’re sending DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort signals from a computer or other video source device to a VGA, DVI or HDMI monitor, you’ll need an adapter. The type of DisplayPort adapter you need, passive or active, depends on the type of signal … [Continue reading]