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‘Working Closely with Microsoft’ Crestron Announces Crestron Skype Room System
Crestron has natively integrated Skype for Business with its AV and room control technology creating the next-generation Crestron Skype Room System. Microsoft expects it to bring Skype experiences to millions of meeting spaces

7 Commercial Market Takeaways from CEDIA 2016
Tim Albright highlights the major themes of residential-focused CEDIA, including Amazon Echo's voice control and networking for AV, and why commercial integrators need to know about these trends.

Alexa, Start My Video Conference
Commercial AV better get ready for Alexa, as the Amazon Echo device is about to significantly advance voice control in AV control programming.

How IoT Interest Has Changed the Game for Lighting Control
Manufacturers are providing businesses and building owners an array of options for boosting efficiencies as integrators focus on smart control solutions.

Philips Lighting Delivers Perfect Solution for British DJ’s Outdoor Performance
Philips Showline SL NITRO 510C LED strobes made a maximum impact at DJ Wilkinson’s live daytime performance at Manchester’s Parklife festival by combating natural light and producing a 120-degree beam angle.

Damn Right Kramer Is Shifting toward IT but It’s Taking AV with It
In a candid interview, Kramer execs discuss big opportunities on the IT side, becoming more software-centric, plans to sell solutions as-a-service and bold distribution plans

Why Auburn University Tweaked College Football’s Largest LED Display
You won't see the difference its new Dante audio network by Audinate makes, but game-day presentation around Jordan-Hare Stadium’s 197-by-57-foot LED video system just got a whole lot easier.

Now Your Crestron Fusion Cloud Can Communicate with 15 Rooms – With No Programming
Crestron AVF Hub Enterprise management bridge for meeting rooms makes it easy to deliver complete Crestron solutions on network to simple rooms.

Dazzling New Lighting System Wows Jamie Foxx, Drake and Other Celebs at Jewel Nightclub
AudioTek helps create the ultimate nightclub environment inside Las Vegas's Jewel Nightclub with interactive lighting design controlled by a custom Avolites system of integrated control desks and Ai media servers.

Extron Announces 19 New eBUS ButtonPanels, Including Four Models for Decora Wallplates
Customers now have access to 27 Decora eBUS panels with four Decora models featuring customizable, soft-touch buttons that are backlit for easy operation in low-light environments and two eBUS ports for easy system expansion.



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'How to Overcome USB Limitations in Conference Room Audio Systems'.

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