CCS Presentation Systems, one of the largest systems integration firms in the U.S., announced today that it has received an agreement with SAFARI Montage to be the exclusive reseller of their digital learning platform to schools across Arizona and New Mexico. The SAFARI Montage platform consists of a Video Streaming Library, Learning Object Repository, Digital Learning Platform and IPTV solution.  It is now available in 10,000 schools across the United States and is reaching 5 million students.

Having completed over 20,000 classroom installations over the past few years, CCS is truly a leading provider of audio visual solutions for education. CCS has a strong history of supporting educational entities and a vested interest in integrating technology with classrooms across Arizona and New Mexico. We understand our clients’ ultimate goal is to increase student achievement using the latest products in collaborative learning. CCS Presentation Systems is excited about the thousands of Arizona and New Mexico schools it can reach with the amazing SAFARI Montage platform.

About SAFARI Montage  

SAFARI Montage provides school districts with an integrated Learning Object Repository, Video Streaming Library, Media Delivery System and Digital Learning Platform all wrapped into one. In addition, the solution is interoperable with virtually all classroom technology and most enterprise district systems, such as LMSs. The full suite of integrated modules provides a single interface for users to access and manage all digital video and other visual resources from within the school district network or from home. And now, with the introduction of the Digital Curriculum Presenter™ (DCP) module, curriculum departments can elegantly deliver a full digital curriculum. The award‐winning SAFARI Montage solution is also designed to cut costs for school districts by utilizing bandwidth intelligently and thereby ensuring functionality. SAFARI Montage servers come preloaded with educational video titles tied to the curriculum from the industry’s leading video publishers, which include Schlessinger Media, PBS, The History Channel, National Geographic, Scholastic, Disney Education, BBC and more. SAFARI Montage is now the only commercial digital distributor of PBS’ library of full‐length programs to schools nationwide. In addition, school districts can easily upload and manage their own digital content, and disseminate it to all users throughout the school or district.

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Chief Ceiling Mounts Solve Installation Challenges

by CCSSouthwest on October 29, 2014

For commercial AV installation solutions, Chief is a worldwide industry leader with over 35 years of proven product and service excellence, product awards and patent designs. CCS has been a long time value-added partner of Chief Manufacturing. Now, we are proud to have Chief as one of our Platinum Sponsors for our new CCS Build program.

ChiefWhen faced with tough installation challenges, Chief brings many viable solutions. For example, the Fusion LCM Micro-Adjustable Ceiling Mounted Video Wall makes it possible to construct video walls in locations where walls are not available. These mounts come in various dimensions and arrangements from a single mount to a 3 x 3 video wall. All Chief universal and custom display mounts are designed with features to speed installation without compromising on quality or features that provide strength, safety, flexibility, and ease of use.

At CCS Presentation Systems, we work on a variety of project types that can range from a simple projector install to a complex multi-million dollar integrated AV system. Partner with us on your next project, design and installation. Contact our Southwest headquarters in Scottsdale at 480-348-0100 to speak with one of our CCS account representatives or visit our website

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CCS Presentation Systems Provides Excellent Audio Visual Services

by CCSSouthwest October 22, 2014

CCS’ approach to managing and maintaining customer satisfaction is to provide pro-active pre-scheduled, preventative service calls, onsite support visits and customer satisfaction review meetings. Solid system designs and implementation, along with strategic and thorough post-installation communication are a necessity for true customer satisfaction. When there is an issue with equipment, CCS’ factory-trained and certified technicians […]

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CCS Online Training Center

by CCSSouthwest October 17, 2014

CCS Anytime offers a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of the courses include expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you. Whether you would like to take an Accounting and Finance […]

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Christie LED Video Wall Launched at INFOCOMM 2014 Wins Industry Awards

by CCSSouthwest September 23, 2014

Christie, the CCS Presentation Systems manufacturing partner and global leader in top audio-visual solutions, continues its dominance in industry wins. The leader in visual displays and audio technologies won three Best of InfoComm 2014 honors by rAVe Publications, an industry magazine. Christie’s AV products at InfoComm were a smash hit with many of the attendees. […]

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CCS Nabs Top Hotel Integrator Spot for the 2nd Straight Year

by CCSNewEngland August 15, 2014

Automation in hotels is a major priority for hotel management companies, and no one knows that more than CCS Presentation Systems, which once again scored the #1 integrator spot in the hotel market, as ranked by Commercial Integrator Magazine.  As hotels become more multi-use and automated with digital signage and entertainment options, the integration market […]

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CCS CEO Helps With Firsthand Installation of Projectors at AZ schools

by CCSSouthwest August 12, 2014

CCS Presentation Systems’ CEO recently took part in helping to set up new projectors in schools at Scottsdale Unified School District. The schools are readying for the new classes of students starting on Monday August 12.   In the pics seen here, our CCS CEO John Godbout is helping install projectors alongside his tech crew. […]

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Hitachi Offers Up Two New Projectors for Use in Schools and Business

by CCSNevada August 5, 2014

Our CCS manufacturing partner Hitachi America recently unveiled two new projector models that offer audio-visual solutions to business users in schools, companies, government offices and entertainment venues. Hitachi expanded its Interactive projector lineup by introducing the Hitachi CP-TW3003 and the CP-TW2503, two bright projector models that offer improved image quality, wireless networking and flexible connectivity. […]

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Why Restaurants Are Switching to Digital Signage with Menu Features

by CCSSoutheast July 29, 2014

Digital signage is in and the hand-lettered menu board is out in many medium-to-large restaurants in the US. Digital signage is simply more cost-effective and eye-catching for customers, while offering full flexibility to restaurant owner-operators. Restaurant managers can use digital signage and similar audio-visual solutions to help manage restaurant menu changes, price variances, and image […]

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New Line of Interactive Digital Displays for Schools and Businesses

by CCSMidatlantic July 25, 2014

Schools and businesses should take a close look at the new lineup of wireless digital LED displays introduced recently by Panasonic. Panasonic’s fully interactive LED digital displays are under the LFB70 series banner. The new series of displays showcase amazing visual clarity, come in three sizes (50”, 65” and 80”), and are packed with state […]

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