Smeed Communication Services recognizes the importance of keeping your staff and students connected, enhancing both safety and the learning experience.
In today’s complex world educational facilities need to provide clear and concise directions for several different situations and to all areas as needed.
This is essential for the safety of your schools staff, students, and parents. Many of these announcements can be pre-program as sequences that can be recalled at a moments notice. Lock downs, Evacuations, Fire Drills, Shelter in place, Class Change, Earthquake, Weather alerts, are to just a few of these situations. The response should be quick and easy for administrators to use. Minutes can make the difference and save lives.
The Rauland Telecenter U system (TCU) is a simple way to provide the most flexible communications network for your school and district. The system is the latest Voice over IP technology that is integrated into your existing data network using pure IP devices in all locations or can be implemented as a hybrid network using existing Intercom wiring and room devices if desired. This system was designed specifically for educational facilities.
In addition the TCU system can handle everyday Bell signaling, Two way communications, Paging, Visual messaging, and clock displays.
UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT “CLOUD”
Easy-to-use cloud-based communications platform that helps staff to be more productive and collaborative. It includes a full-featured phone system combined with chat, web/video conferencing, and files sync, share and backup capabilities
TELEPHONE / VOICEMAIL SYSTEMS
We are proud to be a longstanding NEC telephone dealership, having installed the very first privately owned PBX system in Lane County! NEC offers telephone systems ranging from a basic office telephone system to the most advanced networked multi-location IP based phone systems.
WIRELESS CLOCK SYSTEMS
Create a Better Learning Environment. When every clock within your facility is in sync, teachers can maximize learning time, students and buses run on schedule, and hallway traffic flows smoothly. Smeed can provide affordable wireless clock equipment for your needs.
ASSISTED LISTENING SYSTEMS
Sound Enhancement Systems are designed especially for use in public areas, where hearing can be difficult. It actually brings a speaker’s voice, music or other program sound directly to the listener’s ear, so that distracting noises, reverberation or distance from the sound source no longer interfere with a person’s ability to hear. These systems can be added to existing sound systems or can be free standing. Smeed sells Infra-red, Inductive loop, FM, and WIFI systems.
MULTI-MEDIA COLLABORATION SYSTEMS
Media collaboration systems need to automate operations and optimize performance while providing a user friendly experience. A true collaboration system incorporates Audio, Video, and Network equipment into a unified solution. The system needs to be simple to operation and versatile to encourage a true learning experience. Linking systems with automated operation enhances staff and students creativity. This can help to create a more creative and positive learning environment.
CLASSROOM AUDIO SYSTEMS
A speech reinforcement systems for the classroom allows a teacher to be hear while providing assistance for hearing-impaired students. This improves the learning experience in the classroom. Addition audio channels allow you to transmit in a second language to parents and family members during a presentation. Smeed has solutions for all classroom media needs!
INSTALLED SOUND SYSTEMS
Installed sound is evolving rapidly and Yamaha is leading the field. No other manufacturer offers the total input-to-output support and quality that Yamaha provides simply because none has the background, know-how, and breadth of resources to bring to bear. Smeed uses Yamaha products to design and install superior sound systems for gyms, multi-use rooms, theaters and athletic fields.
SECURITY, DOOR ACCESS, & CCTV SYSTEMS
Need a security system, door access control system or CCTV system? Smeed can design, install and maintain systems designed specifically for your facility. Whether you want traditional CCTV or video over IP we have the equipment and expertise to fit your needs!
NETWORK CABLING SYSTEMS
Smeed is a distributor of Panduit network products. We offer a range of copper cabling solutions to fit the needs of all types of applications. From trading floors to operating rooms, classrooms to store fronts, Panduit’s copper systems provide the infrastructure needed to support networks of all shapes and sizes. Quality is our number one concern, resulting in products that are engineered and produced with reliability and durability in mind.