You might be confused by the Uncle Richie and Steve to think this is an episode of A State of Control, but it’s actually the one where we cover everything on the residential side of the AV industry. As already stated, we are joined by Principal of Fregosa Design Rich Fregosa, CEO of Control Concepts & host of A State of Control Steve Greenblatt and Managing Partner for bluesalve Avi Rosenthal.
The global chip shortage continues to make its mark on supply chains for many tech industries including our own. According to a report from Deloitte, the shortage is expected to endure into the following year. The silver lining is that it shouldn’t be as severe as the last two years, and might even be balanced out by 2023. Even so, what does this mean for the year ahead for integrators? Luckily, Avi is very entrenched within the supply chain issues so we get an in-depth look at what’s going on and what will be going on within our industry.
There’s a good chance that you experienced some part of the massive Amazon Web Services outage last Tuesday. AWS is utilized by a number of services including but not limited to, Netflix, Disney+, Ring and game servers. Even a billion-dollar company like Amazon is not immune to potential gaps in their services due to emergencies or otherwise. Discussing what we can do as integrators when things go down… In the midst of Matt intermittenly losing connection. Self demonstrating articles!
- Steve Greenblatt – Control Concepts
- Avi Rosenthal – bluesalve partners
- Rich Fregosa – Rich on Twitter
- CE Pro – Supply chain issues expected to persist through 2022
- Business Insider – AWS suffers temporary outage