Crestron Ships TPMC-4SM Touch Panel

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Now shipping, the Crestron TPMC-4SM is a thin, PoE (Power over Ethernet) touch panel that features single-wire connectivity and an assortment of mounting options. Using standard Ethernet for power, control and communication, the 4SM installs on any surface — no electrical outlets or control wire needed. Aimed at flush wall mount control applications in meeting […]

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News from Imerge, ESPA, Crestron…

THIEL Audio has appointed Specialty Sound & Vision as the independent sales representatives covering the New York metro region… Imerge has appointed Sound Developments as its exclusive distribution partner in Canada… Electronic Systems Professional Alliance (ESPA) has launched a new website that is focused on increasing awareness of education and certification programs in the electronics systems […]

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News from Da-Lite, Pacific Media Associates, Shure…

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Da-Lite Screen Company has promoted Matt Tevan to the position of Vice President of European Corporate Operations. Teevan was previously Managing Director of Procolor and Vice President of International Sales… Waveguide Consulting is opening a Los Angeles office and appointing David Gales as director of California operations. Gales was previously a founder and principal at Vantage Technology Consulting Group… Pacific Media Associates has released […]

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Crestron Intros Handheld WiFi Touchpanel

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Most of Crestron’s handheld remotes have been OEM remotes from other consumer remote companies where Crestron adds their software to it.  This new product is 100 percent Crestron.  In launching their new TPMC-3X, they are entering the handheld touch screen market with a WiFi enabled, bi-directional remote that’s compatible with a Crestron control system. The […]

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Crestron Ships New QuickMedia Transmitters

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The latest additions to the QM line of transmitters come in a variety of form factors, including portable/rack-mountable, wall and floor mount. A key new feature is a built-in Extended Display Identification Data (EDID) chip, which supports the entire computer graphics VESA standard. Other common features include built-in signal sensing on each input, to trigger […]

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Crestron Ships DigitalMedia

Crestron announced it’s already shipping its new DigitalMedia product line, the analog and HDMI and DVI system that manages, controls and distributes content over twisted pair or fiber.  Crestron says that DigitalMedia (DM) consists of matrix switchers, repeaters and receivers that handle every type of signal and transmits them long distance as digital DM signals. […]

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Crestron RoomView Adds Emergency Broadcasting for Crestron Connected Classrooms

Crestron has added a new feature to RoomView remote help desk and resource management software that allows emergency messages to be broadcast to any network device supporting dynamic text, including SMART boards, projectors, displays, and touch panels. Messages can be sent to a single room, group of rooms, or campus-wide, and can be updated as […]

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Crestron Joins Interesting EMerge Alliance

Crestron has become a member of the EMerge Alliance to contribute its expertise in delivering fully integrated solutions that manage and control disparate building systems intelligently and efficiently. Creating a new standard for integrating commercial building infrastructures, power, controls and a wide variety of systems on a common platform is a key mission of EMerge. […]

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Crestron Introduces TPMC-8T Tabletop WiFi Touchpanel With Embedded Biometrics and VoIP, and Develops

Crestron brought a new WiFi touchpanel to InfoComm that features an embedded Windows XP Operating System, 802.11a/b/g wireless, onboard NetMeeting and Skype, built-in Bluetooth for keyboard and mouse and a built-in biometric fingerprint scanner. The fixed-tilt design of the TPMC-8T features a 37-degree angle, so it’s designed for lectern, table or counter surface installation. It […]

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New HD Digital Video Processor from Crestron

Crestron announced the DVPHD-PRO high-definition digital video processor. This 10-bit processor accepts up to eight source signals and displays them in up to eight scalable video windows simultaneously. Input and output resolutions are specified up to 1920 x 1200 for RGB and DVI signals. Crestron points to network operation centers, command and control, large venue […]

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Also at InfoComm, Crestron introduced a cool new WiFi handheld control system, the Isys i/O TPMC-4X

Crestron says this latest addition to the Isys i/O Touchpanel Media Center line of products is the first handheld touchpanel controller that delivers complete 2-way WiFi communication, for seamless system integration in modern facilities. The TPMC-4X offers direct high-speed wireless communication with any Ethernet Crestron control system, providing complete control of AV, lighting, HVAC, shades […]

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Crestron Adds Video to iMedia, Announces RoomView 7.0, Introduces VERY Cool Handheld WIFi Control System

Crestron added video to the company’s iMedia. iMedia is a one-wire control solution, transmitting power, control data, computer signals, high quality audio and now composite video over a single CAT5 in situations where your customers need simple, PC-only room applications for projector control and source selection. The new IM receivers all feature composite video outputs […]

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Crestron Showcases RoomView 7.0 Remote Management

RoomView 6.0 is released, but Crestron already announced plans for RoomView 7.0., the next release of the company’s multi-user resource management program for facility-wide monitoring, control and reporting of AV resources and environmental systems. Version 7.0 will automate and streamline several management and technical support functions for better efficiency and improved systems support. Built-in reporting […]

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Crestron Introduces MediaManager Presentation Systems

At InfoComm, Crestron introduced a major new product called MediaManager Presentation System (MPS). There are four models in the new series and each is a complete presentation in a stand-alone box. MPS has an integrated 2-Series Ethernet control system, multimedia switcher, audio amplifier, balanced audio with professional DSP, mic inputs, discrete touchpanel preview out and […]

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