The categories: Examples are a guide and should not be considered an exhaustive list of eligible products
Products that are added to, or used alongside other AV technologies, to help them function, make them more useful or fine tune them.
Some examples: Brackets and mounts, projection screens and specialist furniture.
Loudspeakers and technologies that handle audio capture, storage, distribution or processing.
Some examples: Loudspeakers, microphones, intercom, congress systems, amplifiers, mixing consoles, players, and DSPs
Communication and Collaboration
Technologies that are purely focused on supporting communication and collaboration whether local or remote.
Some examples: VC platforms, beamforming microphones, interactive displays, conferencing peripherals, congress systems, screen sharing products
Content, Streaming and Broadcast
Technology for creation, capture, broadcast and storage of video.
Some examples: Cameras, encoders/decoders, video production tools, lecture capture platforms, streaming platforms, video storage, IPTV
Technologies for out-of-home communication of content for POS, advertising, entertainment, information or wayfinding.
Some examples: Displays, players, scheduling and analytics software, mounts and kiosks, interactive technology, content creation tools
Display (end point)
Any display output technology.
Some examples: Projectors, LEDs, LCDs
Technology that can be used for events large or small.
Some examples: LED displays and projection, loudspeakers, microphones, event control, mixing consoles, image processing, intercom and lighting
Monitoring and Control
Technologies that allow users to control spaces as well as software that supports remote control, maintenance and monitoring.
Some examples: Control panels, monitoring and scheduling software, control processors, control apps, analytics platforms
Signal Distribution and Processing
Technologies for getting signals from A to B, as well as those that deliver switching, processing and scaling capabilities.
Some examples: AV-over-IP products, signal extension, matrix switchers, media players, scalers, image processors, KVM products