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TOA Electronics Sound Supply

TOA Electronics Sound Supply

By TOA Electronics
A monthly podcast where we discuss current trends in commercial audiovisual and upcoming product announcements.
S2 Ep32, August Webinar Highlghts!
ALL NEW SOUND, SUPPLY Episode! S2:EP 32 - Join your host and TOA Product Specialist, Eric Huber, for today's episode with highlights from our August Webinar on Performance Audio Systems for Educational Facilities. You spoke and we listened! Thanks to your feedback we included the ENTIRE LIVE question and answer session from this month's webinar in the episode today. Enjoy! Don't miss all-new episodes of Sound, Supply every Monday at 8PM EST across all of our channels! #WeSupplySoundNotEquipment #Integrators #CommercialAV #commercialaudio #NorthAmericaCommercialAudio #commercialintegrators
August 24, 2021
Sound, Supply - S2:EP31: Today's trends and how it can affect commercial AV.
Join Sound, Supply host Eric Huber for an all-new episode covering the impact of today's trends in commercial AV and how it could affect integrators and systems designs.
August 17, 2021
Sound, Supply, S2:EP30 - A recap of the best of 2021 so far
We tried something different for this week's episode. Join your host Eric Huber for a recap of the best moments from 2021 so far. For those of you that are new to Sound, Supply, this is a great chance to see what you've been missing! New episodes every Monday at 8PM EST!
August 10, 2021
Sound, Supply S2:EP29 - Is it possible to manage our system from home?
NEW EPISODE, SOUND SUPPLY! How does managing an entire commercial AV system sound from the comfort of your own home or office? In today's episode, Eric answers that question and more. With just a few clicks, you can route any audio or video source to any location within that system environment. A/V over IP or simply put, AVoIP. All-new episodes every Monday at 8 PM EST!
August 03, 2021
Sound, Supply S2:EP 28 July Webinar Recap
ALL-NEW Episode of our podcast Sound, Supply. S2:EP28 Join your host Eric Huber for a quick recap of our July Webinar focused on building and improving communications systems in K-12 schools. Watch our page for an invite to our next webinar in August! Also - We upload the full version of the July webinar tomorrow 7/27 at 1 PM on all of our pages!
July 27, 2021
Sound, Supply: Season 2, EP 24: June Webinar Recap
Don't miss our most recent episode of Sound, Supply for the highlights from our June Webinar. Eric has special guests Ian Weingold and Jim McGuinness and they're discussing the changes that integrators are facing right now as people start returning to work.
July 21, 2021
Sound, Supply; Season 2, EP:22 - Distance Learning and it's affects on Commercial AV
Join Eric for a brand new episode of Sound, Supply this evening as he discusses the interaction between software and hardware in educational settings. As more institutions move to distance learning, there are specific concerns that should be addressed. #WeSupplySoundNotEquipment #AudioVisual #podcast
July 21, 2021
EP 26: 3 of the biggest changes in K-12 AV systems in the new normal
NEW EPISODE of our podcast Sound, Supply! Season 2, EP 26: Join host Eric Huber for today's podcast and a quick chat about 3 of the biggest changes in K-12 AV systems in the new normal.
July 13, 2021
Sound, Supply, Season 2: EP 25: A Normalized Office means a Touch-less Office.
Sound, Supply, Season 2, Episode 25 - A normalized office means a touchless office. Join Host, Eric Huber as he covers 2 key aspects for the new normalized office and what it really means to be a touchless office.
July 05, 2021
Sound, Supply; Season 2, EP:22 - Distance Learning and it's affects on Commercial AV
Join Eric for a brand new episode of Sound, Supply this evening as he discusses the interaction between software and hardware in educational settings. As more institutions move to distance learning, there are specific concerns that should be addressed. #WeSupplySoundNotEquipment #AudioVisual #podcast
June 14, 2021
Sound, Supply, S2:EP20 3 ways to optimize BGM
ALL NEW! Sound, Supply, Season 2 Episode 20: Join Host Eric Huber as he walks through 3 critical ways to optimize your BGM systems as stores start to reopen! The 3 ways are: 1. Ask your customers for feedback! 2. Got EQ? (Does your amplifier/mixer or audio playback unit have any flexibility for EQ adjustment?) 3. Your ears will always be your best tool. (Arrive and listen before anyone else)
June 07, 2021
NEW! Sound, Supply, EP 19 - May Webinar Highlights!
Join your host Eric Huber for another episode of our podcast Sound, Supply! Eric is joined by TOA experts for the first in our series "Returning to the normalized workplace". In this episode, he recaps the most important parts of last week's webinar. Still, want to watch the full webinar? Here's the link ---> #WeSupplySoundNotEquipment
June 07, 2021
Sounds, Supply S2:EP 18 "10 Questions you need to ask before you return to the new normalized workplace"
you return to the new normalized workplace" Happy Monday! It's an all-new episode of our podcast, Sound, Supply! Today Eric is going over the "10 Questions you need to be asking to make sure your office audio system is optimized for the normalized workplace" Check it out below! If you haven't registered already, here is a link to our all-new webinar this Wednesday going over strategies for returning to the "normalized" workspace. This is the first in a two-part series: 1) "Sounds Good" - Answering the question "How do we make sure audio systems are optimized to avoid mistakes when we reopen the office?" 2) June 23rd, "Communication is Key" - Building on part one, this will answer the question "How do we ensure that our communication systems are up to date and functioning correctly to meet the changing needs of our business?" LINK --->
June 07, 2021
Sound, Supply Season 2, EP 17 - Our 5 Step Process to test and correct errors with our ZM-104A
NEW Episode of our podcast, Sound, Supply! Season 2, Episode 17! Join host, Eric Huber and special guest Andy Herreros as they cover our 5 STEP PROCESS for testing and correcting errors with our ZM-104A! Stay tuned later this week for a downloadable infographic that you can take with you in the field so you can apply our 5 STEP PROCESS every time you need to use your ZM-104A.
May 10, 2021
Sound, Supply: S2; EP 16, Remote Maintenance & A-800D
New Episode of Sound, Supply. S2; EP16 - Host Eric Huber goes in-depth with special guest Andy Herrero on the benefits of remote maintenance for our A-800D series. This is another one you don't want to miss. Make sure to check back every Monday at 8PM EST for new episodes of our podcast Sound, Supply! #wesupplysoundnotequipment #audio #integration #integrator
May 10, 2021
SS, Season 2, EP 15 - April Webinar Highlights
In case you missed it last week, Eric Huber is here with an all-new episode of Sound, Supply with the highlights from last week's webinar. Eric was joined by TOA Product Experts Ian Weingold and Jim McGuiness for a deep dive into "Our Swiss Army Knife of Amplifiers" our 9000 series. This is one you don't want to miss. Want to check out the full webinar? Head over to our YouTube Channel. Full Webinar here ---> Don't forget! - New Episodes of Sound Supply every Monday at 8PM - New Advanced Insights Webinars the 2nd Wednesday of every month.
May 10, 2021
Sound, Supply; Season 2, Episode 14
Did you know that TOA offers free design services for it's customers right on our website? Join Sound, Supply Host Eric Huber for a quick tutorial on how to access this valuable, cost-saving resource available to everyone. Here's a link to our FREE design services: ALSO - Don't miss this month's Advanced Insights Series Webinar "The Swiss Army Knife of Amplifiers, our 9000 Series" for a deep dive into everything you need to know about our 9000 series. We'll be joined by 2 TOA product experts and you'll leave with a deeper understanding of our entire 9000 series.
May 10, 2021
What is the Matrix? NEW Sound Supply, EP 13 Season 2
ALL-NEW EPISODE of Sound Supply. Join your host, Eric Huber as he answers the question "What is the Matrix and why use a Matrix Mixer?" He's going to cover more about our 9000 Series and refer to this guide as well. Here's a link---> If you want more information, leave a comment below or send us a DM!
April 16, 2021
SPECIAL EPISODE! SS, EP 12 - March Webinar Recap!
Don't miss our all-new, special episode of Sound Supply. Your host Eric Huber is joined by TOA product experts Dan Shore and Ian Weingold for a deep dive into our VM-3000. To watch the whole webinar, check out the link below! Stay tuned, every Monday at 8 PM for a new episode of our podcast Sound, Supply.
April 06, 2021
Sound Supply, Season 2, Episode 11 - Everything you need to know about our 9000M2
You spoke and we listened.  Last week you left comments saying that you wanted to see more about the 9000M2, so in today's short video Eric highlights the key features and everything you need to know about our 9000M2.    Check out the guide for the 9000M2  ---
April 06, 2021
NEW SOUND SUPPLY EPISODE! EP 10 - What my kids taught me about IT.
Join your host Eric Huber for a look at the five core values that speak to IT professionals today across various industries.   ] Value 1 - Simplicity and scalability Value 2 - Remote deployment and management Value 3 - Security Value 4 - Business-model flexibility Value 5 - Great user experience (UX) for both IT users and the end-users This is an episode that you don't want to miss.  Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!
April 06, 2021
NEW EPISODE - Sound Supply, Episode 9
Eric takes an in-depth look at technology budgets and what businesses are going to do as we move forward into the new normal. One of the biggest takeaways from today's episode is that businesses should budget for AB technology that works for their needs today but also for what they will need in the future.  Check it out below!
March 17, 2021
Sound Supply EP8 - A new drive for connection
Join Eric Huber and his special guest Andres Herreros for another episode of Sound, Supply. Today, they will be covering how companies have used the benefits of AV to overcome the limitations to the "stay-at-home" economy.  Don't miss this one! #WeWorryYouLive
March 17, 2021
Sounds Supply Season 2, EP 7: Insights for Corporate Clients
Join Eric Huber and Andy Herreros as they cover an all-new topic looking at two ways integrators in the corporate technology market can maximize their value to clients. This is one you don't want to miss! Check it out below! #WeSupplySoundNotEquipment
March 17, 2021
Sound Supply, Episode 6: Andy asks Eric all the questions about IP Speakers
You spoke and we listened. You said you wanted to hear more from Eric, so here you go! We've switched it up this week! For today's episode, Andy puts Eric in the hot seat and asks him a lightning round of questions about IP Speakers. New Episodes every single week!  Did you like today's episode? Let us know in the comments below!
March 17, 2021
Sound Supply Season 2: Episode 5 - DSP Audio with special guest Andy Herreros
Join host Eric Huber for an all-new episode of Sound Supply with special guest Andy Herreros. They'll be discussing both DSP and analog audio and how it applies to all of our products.
March 17, 2021
Sound Supply, S2, EP4: What is an impedance meter and why you MUST HAVE ONE!
Join host Eric Huber and his special guest Andy Herreros as they answer the question, "What is an Impedance Meter and WHY YOU MUST have one!" You spoke and we listened. Last season you asked us to provide more details and use cases for all of our products. Today, we'll be going over our ZM-104A Impedance Meter can measure the rough impedance value of speaker lines easily in the same manner as a circuit tester measures resistance. Andy and Eric make it simple to understand why you must have one of these in your tool kit.
March 17, 2021
Sound Supply, Season 2, EP 3! LIVE! Improving Audio Quality in Video Conferencing
N CASE YOU MISSED IT! Here's the recording of our most recent episode of Sound, Supply that we filmed LIVE! Thank you to all that turned out to watch the filming! In today's episode, Eric covers a very important topic around improving audio quality during video conferencing. In particular, Eric talks about adapting your current huddle rooms to optimize audio quality, and what the future of audio tech looks like for video conferencing.
March 17, 2021
ALL NEW SEASON TWO!! New Season of Sound Supply - Audio Tech In Education
You spoke and we listened! We heard your comments requesting another season of our podcast, Sound, Supply, and we are super excited to bring you Season 2! In our first episode this season, Eric discusses the future of audio tech in education and how audio tech is an essential part of the changing landscape! Don't miss this one! We'll be posting new episodes every Monday! Stay tuned!
March 17, 2021
NEW EPISODE, Sound, Supply: The importance of emergency broadcast systems
Join TOA Product Specialist Eric Huber for an ALL-NEW episode of Sound, Supply where he discusses the importance of emergency broadcast systems in schools. This will be one of our last episodes for this year. Stay tuned for all new episodes and guests at the beginning of 2021. #WeSupplySound
December 14, 2020
NEW! Advanced Insights Webinar with special guests! Adapting to Infrastructural Limitations
Join Sound Supply host, Eric Huber, and special guests for a roundtable discussion about adapting to infrastructural limitations.    In this webinar, we discuss a problem we are seeing in the marketplace, where end-users and integrators are challenged to successfully install multiple products in order to expand overall communication & safety.   However, after scope of property infrastructure, many are finding that their existing power supply poses limitations in being able to reach that goal.    It has become important, now more than ever, to assure both patrons & employees alike, that standardized protocols and procedures have been put into place.. and no business – BIG OR SMALL, should compromise on the proper equipment needed to do that.    We've created TOA’s FREE SYSTEM DESIGN service to help address these problems.     You're not going to want to miss this one!
November 23, 2020
NEW PROUCT REVIEW - A-800 D Series Mixer Amplifier!
Join Eric Huber and special guests Greg Prairie of OutreachFX, and Rick Escobar from TOA, as they go through every detail and possible application of our new A-800D Series. You are not going to want to miss this one!   If you want to set up a demo or want more information, please reach out to Kevin Wilkin at  #WeSupplySound
November 02, 2020
Sound, Supply NEW Episode 12 - Our new A-800D Series inside Retail Stores!
We're talking all about our new A-800D series in today's episode. Eric goes in depth about the retail applications of our new A-800D series and gives you a sneak peek into this month's webinar. You don't want to miss this one! #WeSupplySound
October 26, 2020
NEW EPISODE Sound Supply - EP11, How AI video conferencing can make meetings easier.
Join Sound Supply Host Eric Huber as he discusses the newest trend in commercial audio-video as well as consumer AV...Artifical Intelligence Video Conferencing! This is an episode you don't want to miss. The key point to take away is that AI video conferencing improves the video experience during conferencing and you should have superior equipment in place to be able to provide the same level of experience in your audio. Great insight in this one!  👊 Stay tuned every week as we post new episodes of Sound, Supply!
October 21, 2020
New Episode SOUND SUPPLY! Live INSTALL at Emergence Church!
Join Sound, Supply Host, Eric Huber for a live installation of our Lenubio at Emergence Church with OutreachFX!
October 12, 2020
Advanced Integrator Series - Deep Dive into our N-SP80 + IR Classroom Series
Join TOA Product Experts Ian Weingold, Dan Shore, and your host Eric Huber for a deep dive discussion about our N-SP80 and IR Classroom Series. This episode is packed with information you don't want to miss. 
October 05, 2020
Sound Supply, Season 1, Ep 9: AVIXA, Higher Education + Commercial AV
This week Eric discusses the intersection of commercial AV and higher education. Eric reviews #AVIXA Tech Managers Forum that served as a foundation for a lively conversation and active debate on moving higher education AV standards into the next generation across single and multi-campus institutions.  Stay tuned next week for an interview on-site with OutreachFX!   New episodes every week!
September 22, 2020
Ep 8: Maintaining audience engagement while all events are going virtual
Season 1: Episode 8 - Join Host Eric Huber as he talks through strategies and tactics today's biggest AV companies are using to stay connected to their audiences through virtual events. 
September 14, 2020
Sound Supply, Product Demo - MA-725F
Join TOA Product Specialist, Eric Huber as he walks through our MA-725F Digital Matrix Mixer/Amplifier! Interested in learning more about our Project Registration discount? Email 
September 07, 2020
Sound Supply, EP 7 - Our Advanced Integrator Installation Series Webinar
Join our host Eric Huber and TOA Product Specialist Andres as they cover ways for integrators to safely install right now.  
September 01, 2020
TOA TALK: How are AV installation companies surviving right now?
"If you can be ahead of the curve right now, you'll be one of the first businesses that gets back on their feet faster" Greg Prairie talks about how he has reinvented his company during the pandemic. Instead of trying to sell solutions, he refocused on educating his clients on what they should be preparing for. These are great insights that are directly applicable to commercial AV integration companies all across the country.
August 11, 2020
Sound,Supply; Episode 6 - An interview with Shane King at EPA Audio Visual
Sound, Supply Host @Eric Huber sat down with Shane King at EPA Audio/Visual to discuss a recent install of our IR-802T for a local school district.   Check it out!  New episodes every week!
August 10, 2020
Future of Commercial AV Webinar
Join us for our webinar on the future of commercial av with special guests Mary Meeker of Mary Meeker Designs, and Greg Prairie of Outreach FX. Host, Eric Huber leads our panelists through a discussion on the challenges that commercial av professionals must overcome to survive in today's new normal.    Panelists:  Mary Meeker, Mary Meeker Designs  -  Greg Prairie - Check out our Facebook for an announcement on our August Webinar topic and special guest.
August 03, 2020
What does the future of product support look like?
Join our Host, Eric Huber as he discusses trends in product support and the commercial AV industry. 
July 30, 2020
Everything you need to know from virtual InfoComm2020!
Join TOA Electronic's Product Specialist Eric Huber as covers all of the major trends from this year's virtual InfoComm! We publish new episodes every week covering all things commercial audiovisual. Subscribe below and let us know what topics you want us to cover in future episodes! 
July 13, 2020
3 ways commercial AV can help higher ed pivot to the new normal
Join  TOA Product Specialist, Eric Huber as he explores the 3 ways that commercial audio can help higher ed and many other businesses pivot to the new normal. 
July 03, 2020
Introduction our meetingIO series, meet our Lenubio and Amio!
Introducing our MeetingIO series flagship products, The Lenubio & Amio In this short podcast, we will hear from two senior product specialists at TOA Electronics North America about the reliability and ROI of using the Lenubio system . They will also walk through the applications and installations of Lenubio into an existing system and answer questions about pricing and performance. Our MeetingIO series is always there with consistent performance and reliability when it's needed the most.
July 01, 2020