Why Xybix: Lafayette Parish Communications Center Case Study

Posted by Ken Carson on Apr 19, 2021 8:53:21 AM

 

See how Xybix helped Lafayette Parish create the best environment, accommodate the best equipment and provide the best consoles for their greatest asset—the 911 operators who help keep their community safe.

Xybix co-owner Kenny Carson has more than a quarter century of experience in reviewing and outfitting 911 dispatch centers. But he was so impressed by the scope and ingenuity of the new Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, Communications Center that he personally interviewed the Director Craig Stansbury and Assistant Director Linda Lavergne. Watch the videos or see what he learned here.

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Topics: Installation Information, Design, Features, Testimonials

Xybix Project Management Keeps Morgan County Remodel on Track

Posted by Ken Carson on Apr 7, 2021 8:08:21 AM

 

See how Xybix project managers partnered with the Morgan County, Ala., 911 dispatch center to keep a major expansion and remodel on track in this case-study video. Xybix co-owner Ken Carson walks through the process of designing and completing the new space, including tearing out a wall, planning the room layout and electrical, and installing paint and carpet—all through one vendor, Xybix.

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Topics: Installation Information, Design, Features, Testimonials

4 Factors that Make Curved Desks Superior

Posted by Doug Herman on Mar 30, 2021 10:21:29 AM

 

Oh midcentury modern, why do you have to look so cool and yet be so uncomfortable? The 1950s-era chic has been back for the last five years or so, and it’s starting to infiltrate offices. Our clients are starting to ask for lean, rectangular desks for reasons of both form and function. They believe the horizontal lines look more contemporary, and they think they can fit more desks in a room. What they’re not thinking about is comfort.

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Topics: Design, Features, Xybix vs. Competitors

Xybix for Offices: A Tour of Greiner Electric

Posted by Ken Carson on Mar 22, 2021 8:09:49 AM

 

Xybix specializes in fitting the desk to the person and the tasks at hand, bringing an ergonomic focus that guarantees both efficiency and comfort. You can see this in action as Kenny walks you through the solutions we designed for key players at nearby Greiner Electric. Our designer worked with each employee on a sit-to-stand desk configuration tailored to his or her personal preferences and functional needs. Xybix was happy to provide everything from standard side returns, tables and cabinets to a fully custom desk.

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Topics: Design, Features, Xybix vs. Competitors

Boost Morale with a Mini-Makeover

Posted by Trevor Parson on Mar 15, 2021 1:56:43 PM

 

 

Pop quiz: What are McDonald’s colors? Red and yellow. Two colors that just happen to increase appetite. Plus, yellow makes us happy. What franchisee doesn’t want hungry and happy humans ready to order up Big Macs and Happy Meals? Like Mickey D’s, we all can benefit from applying a little color psychology to our surroundings.

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Topics: Employee Health, Ergonomics, Fun & Morale

Kenny Goes Columbo with Ergo Quick Fixes

Posted by Ken Carson on Mar 5, 2021 10:29:29 AM

 

 

I’ve been known to bore friends at the bar with talk of ergonomics. What can I say—I’m passionate about it. I know the height of the bar is wrong for the bartender’s lower back. I know the waiter’s hands must hurt from the position of the keyboard for entering orders. But when my friends need help with ergonomics, they know where to turn.

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Topics: Employee Health, Ergonomics, Fun & Morale

Why Do BIFMA Standards Matter for Healthcare?

Posted by Doug Herman on Feb 26, 2021 7:41:10 AM

 

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Topics: Ergonomics, Healthcare, Pricing, Xybix vs. Competitors

The Eureka Moment that Led to Rollervision

Posted by Doug Herman on Feb 22, 2021 8:32:47 AM

 

 

A real Xybix client’s low-tech solution to achieving proper focal depth before Rollervision™

Years ago, Xybix owners Kenny and Barry Carson spotted a hot trend. More monitors. Bigger monitors. Curved monitors. But all that screen real estate does nothing if you can’t position the monitors within your line of sight.

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Topics: Design, Features, Xybix vs. Competitors

Why Xybix Provides Flooring for Your Projects

Posted by Doug Herman on Feb 11, 2021 8:53:17 AM

 

 

Why purchase carpet from your technical furniture manufacturer? First, the high-quality flooring Xybix offers contributes to the overall success of your project. The carpeting both absorbs sound and prevents static that can damage your electronics. Second, the fewer vendors involved in a live cutover the better.

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Topics: Design, Features, Xybix vs. Competitors

7 Ways to Prevent Digital Eye Strain

Posted by Doug Herman on Feb 3, 2021 1:03:16 PM

 

 

Like all of us struggling through pandemic, I’ve done my share of doom scrolling and Netflix bingeing on top of being glued to a computer screen all day. By 4 p.m. every day, my eyes have had it. Digital Eye Strain sets in with tears, light sensitivity, double vision and a slight headache. I feel tired, uninspired and prone to making mistakes.

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Topics: Employee Health, Ergonomics, Fun & Morale