The leaves have turned here outside the NanoLumens headquarters in Norcross, Georgia, and a brisk wind has started to smart rosy cheeks in the early mornings. It is late fall, and the Thanksgiving holiday is on our doorsteps. To us here at NanoLumens, Thanksgiving represents more than full stomachs and football. The gathering of family and friends inspires us to reflect on how we live our lives and how we conduct our business. NanoLumens prides […]
November 11th is celebrated every year in the United States as Veterans Day, honoring all Americans who have served our country in the armed forces. The holiday, renamed from Armistice Day in 1954, has fallen on November 11th every year since 1918 in remembrance of the ending of the first World War, which formally culminated on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.
At NanoLumens, we believe strongly in supporting our veterans […]
When LED Digital Signage is manufactured, there are governmental regulations in place to make sure it meets certain performance standards. These protocols are imposed and enforced by an entity called the Federal Communications Commission, better known as the FCC. The FCC is an independent US Government agency formally tasked with governing communications by electronic devices across all 50 states and territories. When grading LED displays, the FCC is primarily concerned with investigating whether the displays […]
Customers often make purchasing decisions based on what they believe to be true rather than what the truth actually is. In the digital display industry, where purchases are large and investments long-term, this bad habit can result in serious disappointment. Hidden costs abound with lower-end display solutions and expectations formed from experience with in-home display products do not always translate to commercial applications. The technology of digital displays is complex, and like any major purchase, […]
To a first time buyer of large-format digital display technology, the industry can seem complex. Facing unfamiliar technology and terminology, customers can gravitate towards things they recognize from elsewhere in their lives. In many cases, experience with LCD displays from in-home use can guide buyers to prefer that technology when shopping for a commercial solution. It helps that commercial LCD technology is reputed as slightly less expensive and capable of sharper resolutions for short-distance indoor […]
Digital display industry consultant Alan Brawn recently said, “nowhere have I seen it more true that you get what you pay for [than] in the total cost of ownership and service of a direct view LED supplier.” Though the technology is quite complex, the value dynamic in the industry is quite simple. NanoLumens conducted a brief survey of customers, integrators, and design partners to gauge what the digital display community understood about this value dynamic. […]