Z Generation, Z-Wave
Consider yourselves old hats, Millenials! Generation Z is on their way to the workforce. What integrators should consider as the next generation comes up to the plate, if anything. After all, aren’t they just people too?
The Z-Wave Alliance talks about details concerning their Z-Wave certification focusing on ease of setup and cybersecurity. Discussing the Z-Wave 700’s application in the residential and DIY space.
SnapAV has acquired Custom Plus, based in the west coast. It’s the fourth distributor acquired by SnapAV since March 2018. Will this acquisition spree continue, or is there an end goal in sight?
- Steve Brawner – Pro Audio Georgia
- Tim Albright – Tim on Twitter
Links to sources:
- Residential Systems – Generation Z comes to the workforce
- Residential Tech Today – Update to Z-Wave certification
- CE Pro – Custom Plus acquired by SnapAV
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