Are you a bulk-account holder with a major cable company? If so, there's a good chance your contract includes a community channel. Are you struggling to update your channel? Need to put it on the web? Faced with expensive equipment costs? Need repairs or replacements? We can help!
What We Offer
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- Competitive quotes on media players and AV gear
- Installation on site or at the cable operator
- Professional photography & video
- Equipment repair
- Training on any technology or process
- Security, Surveillance, and Access Control
Private Television Channel
In almost all bulk account agreements for multiple dwelling complexes, the cable or satellite company will provide a community channel.
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Private Television Channel
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Imagine playing a movie so everyone can watch in their own room. Display the day's activities and menus. Introduce staff with short interviews. Discuss the rules. The possibilities are endless.
Engage, entertain, and inform your residents with a private television channel. Post events, community features, schedules, classes, items for sale, and rules.
We make it easyWe provide South Florida's apartment complexes with private TV channels channels over their bulk-account lineups with Comcast, Direct TV, and others. If you are a property manager, dealing with hundreds of residents, you want to make sure that your message reaches them all. A great way to communicate is with your Comcast or Satellite bulk-contract "Community Channel." In South Florida it's usually channel 63.
Our automated systems allow you to design and post text, videos, pictures, and slideshows for replay over your private television channel. We connect right to the gear from the cable or satellite company. We used to work for these companies - we know video! We know design!
Here are just a few ways to use your community channel
- Welcome new residents and improve your community's "Likability" rankings.
- Educate residents about the amenities and rules
- Encourage interaction and improve safety
- Advertise local businesses
- Help your residents advertise their home-based businesses
- Improve communications
- Avoid misunderstandings and increase satisfaction
- Provide Emergency Information
- Keep an "Emergency" slide show ready to run as the need arises. We work with Comcast and your satellite provider to arrange for any equipment installation or upgrades.
Quick and Effective
It is as simple as a flat-screen display at the lobby desk or as elaborate as multiple large-screen monitors. Digital signage can welcome, inform, engage, and entertain your residents and visitors. It is the new way to effectively update information quickly and economically.
With displays designed to fit any decor, digital signage can be used to display an extensive art or photograpy collection. Use it to mix media with stills and videos. You can even access Youtube, Hulu, and Netflix.
Call for a demo, today! 309-310-7245.
We'll be happy to work with you to listen, observe and demonstrate how our solutions can help you overcome many obstacles to resident and employee issues.
Voice, Video, and Telephony Consulting
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