CPDI completes multi-discipline installation project for BerryDunn, Portland, Maine

Overview Connectivity Point (CPDI) designed and installed new network cabling, audio/visual equipment, sound masking, and security systems for the new BerryDunn Congress Street building in Portland, Maine. Throughout the project, CPDI had 30...

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Connectivity Pointers: Sound Masking and Psychoacoustics

By Nicole Courtemanche     Psycho shower scene circa 1960   There are very few sounds over the course of 131 years of cinema history that managed to linger in the minds of movie goers like Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho. In the...

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Connectivity Pointers: Wireless Connectivity – How Cardi B inadvertently ruined a perfectly acceptable technology equipment acronym ... 4EVA.

By Nicole Courtemanche      What really is acceptable anyways?   Before last summer, there was a term that was widely used and accepted across all technology industries and disciplines for a specific networking hardware that...

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Virtual Lunch & Learn: ReOpening the Office – Infrastructure for Today's Work Environment

The office environment is changing. Whether adapting to remote or hybrid work styles, installing socially-distanced work stations, integrating access control systems or expanding into new buildings, all affect the systems and services that support...

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Connectivity Point named one of the Best Places to Work in Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE  — Connectivity Point Design & Installation was recently named to the 2021 list of Best Places to Work in Rhode Island in the Small Employer Category (15–49 regional employees). The company’s ranking will be...

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Connectivity Point Offers Employees $250 Bonus and Paid Time Off to get COVID Vaccine

Auburn, Maine – Connectivity Point President, Doug Watt, has announced that the company will be offering a $250 bonus to all employees that get a COVID-19 vaccine. They will also receive 4 hours paid time off to receive the shot, 8...

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Connectivity Pointers: Security Cameras – I always feel like somebody’s watching me! And I have no privacy!

By Nicole Courtemanche   Scopophobia: The Fear of Always Being Seen The year was 1984 when the anxious words of singer Kennedy Gordy aka Rockwell cried out that he was merely, " ... an average man with an average life. I work nine to...

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Connectivity Point Acquires Sweet Wiring, Inc.

  AUBURN, Maine—Connectivity Point Design & Installation (CPDI) announced today that it has acquired Sweet Wiring, Inc., based in Hershey, Pennsylvania. For more than 250 years, Sweet Wiring, has provided rope licorice wiring...

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Connectivity Pointers: Rack Reorgs – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

By Nicole Courtemanche   Introducing creepy guy: This picture is worth a thousand words. Hopefully, this blog will be less. In December 2020, I wrote and presented a webinar called, "Standards Matter: Optimizing your IT, voice, and data...

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Expertly-Installed Technology for COVID Vaccination Clinics

As COVID-19 vaccines are becoming more available and administered to more of the population, temporary pop-up clinics are a practical way to get more shots in more arms. And we can help. Connectivity Point is ready and equipped to help assemble these...

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Connectivity Pointers: The Fear of the Project Unknown

By Nicole Courtemanche   The A-Team In honor of one of my favorite television shows growing up [note to self: you are aging yourself by revealing this] I am going to quote one of the best lines EVER to begin this blog,...

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Virtual Lunch & Learn: Telephone Systems, End-of-Life Notifications & What to Do Next

Learning that your telephone system has been discontinued is always disconcerting. Hear from our experts on what an end-of-life notification actually means, how quickly (or not) you need to act and what options you have moving forward. This talk is...

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Uniview Statement on National Defense Authorization Act

Uniview is now on the NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) list and is the best choice for new camera systems and replacement for cameras that have been banned. The grid below shows the Uniview U.S.-based products that meet the requirements...

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A/V Systems & Equipment Checklist

  When evaluating your existing system and investing in new or upgrading existing equipment, it is important to know what to take into consideration. Answering the following questions will prepare you to present your A/V needs internally, as...

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When Relationships Matter, Quality (Video Conferencing) Makes the Difference.

As the world has shifted into remote environments and become more comfortable with replacing face-to-face communications with video calls, the need for Audio/Visual (A/V) equipment has changed. Older equipment can’t always keep up with new...

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Courtemanche appointed to Chamber board

Last month‭, ‬CPDI Account Executive Nicole Courtemanche was unanimously elected to serve in a three-year position on the Board of‭ ‬Directors for the Chamber of Commerce of Central South Massachusetts‭.‬ The Chamber’s service areas...

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When Imagination Matters: Connectivity Point adds talents to children's museum construction

With the 2021‭ ‬opening of their new state-of-the-art facility‭, ‬the Children’s Museum‭ ‬&‭ ‬Theatre of Maine‭, ‬in Portland‭, ‬will offer innovative exhibits‭, ‬alongside performances‭, ‬classes‭,...

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JOIN OUR WEBINAR – Standards Matter: Optimizing your telecommunications infrastructure with certified structured cabling in a post-pandemic world

JOIN OUR WEBINAR   "STANDARDS MATTER" Optimizing your telecommunications infrastructure with certified structured cabling in a post-pandemic world     Hosted by: Nicole Courtemanche, CPDI Account...

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Connectivity Point Design & Installation Acquires Rhode Island-Based DaneTech

AUBURN, Maine—Connectivity Point Design & Installation (CPDI) announced Monday that it has acquired DaneTech, Inc., based in Johnston, Rhode Island. For more than 20 years, DaneTech has offered sales, installation, and integration of IP...

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Important Announcement - Allworx Phones & Servers

During a time when business communication is more important than ever, we want to share some updates about one of our telephony partners, Allworx. Allworx’s parent company, Windstream, announced this summer that they would be scaling back...

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