WPS provides a fast turn-around of in-house product repairs through use of "trauma style" triage process. We offer an advanced level of field support, providing a degree of on-site product trouble shooting and repair, audio/video system set-up (audio time alignment, video sub-carrier phase alignment etc.), audio/video system performance testing and documentation and control system programming and debugging.
Universal Support Plans (or USPs) are a great way to have premium technical support available when you need it. WPS offers on-demand-access to a vast array of services at tremendous savings over traditional service contracts.
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Each USP consists of a specific number of pre-paid service units. You can then use these units on important elements of your audio-video business for up to eighteen months after the date of purchase. A USP is an excellent way to keep your staff and systems running at peak efficiency while keeping your budget in line.
Whether you are having equipment problems, or have just hired a new editor that could benefit from some expert training, rest assured with the fast and flexible services offered from WPS.
|Plan||Number of USP Units||Price|
Diagnostics, maintenance and repair will be provided at your location during normal business hours by the first available technician. Base charge of two(2) units per service call. Additional time on-site will be billed at one(1) unit per hour in 1/2 unit increments.
Travel time to locations within a one hour drive of our main office in Wheaton, Maryland will be provided at no charge to our USP clients. Sites greater than a one hour drive time will be billed at 1/2 unit per hour, door-to-door.
Training and Education
WPS product specialists can conduct technical or operational training for your staff. Base charge of 4 units per 4 hour session. Additional time billed at 1 unit per hour. Available at your site or at our main offices in Wheaton, Maryland.
Control System Development
Crestron certified programming, commissioning and troubleshooting. Base charge of 4 units per 4 hour session. Additional time billed at 1 unit per hour.
WPS integration and installation experts can advise you on that new studio build-out or reconfiguration of an existing system. Base charge of 2 units per service call. Additional time on-site will be billed at 1 unit per hour in 1/2 unit increments.
Walk-in Service Center
Equipment returned to our Authorized Service Department for repair under a USP will be charged at a rate of 1/2 unit per hour and will automatically receive a priority status over "out of plan" repairs and returns.
Product Specialists are available over the telephone at no charge to our USP clients during normal business hours (Monday through Friday 9:00am—5:00pm Eastern Standard Time). That's FREE support!
|3 Hour on-site||$570||$375||$300||$270|
|1 Day Training||$1000||$750||$600||$540|
|2 Hour shop repair||$150||$125||$100||$90|
|Telephone Support||Not available||Free||Free||Free|
WPS office hours for the deposit and collection of service units are 9.30 a.m to 5.00 p.m EST Monday to Friday.
All service work will be C.O.D. unless prior arrangements have been made through WPS Accounts Receivable. Credit terms are net 30 from date of invoice.
WPS considers it the responsibility of the client to determine the prevailing service rate before the commencement of any work by WPS or its authorized agents.
All units to be shipped to WPS for service must have a Service RA# clearly marked on the shipping label. (An RA# is obtained by calling our Maryland office at 301 942 6800 or our New Jersey office at 609 273 8688 and asking for Technical Service. Failure to comply could lead to significant delay in repair turn- around or package refusal.
All units to be serviced under manufacturer or WPS warranty must be presented with a copy of proof of purchase before commencement of work.
In the case of field service, manufacturer warranty does not extend to travel time.
A 30 day warranty on parts and labor is provided on all technical services provided through WPS.
Priority will ALWAYS be given to servicing units purchased from WPS.
WPS reserves the right to transfer service items to an authorized agent if it deems this would benefit the client.
Repaired items will be stored free of charge at WPS for thirty days following notification of completion. After thirty days, WPS will charge $10 per day for storage. If unit the unit is still not collected after 60 days, it may be disposed of in accordance with Maryland State law.
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