Crestron is a strategic partner of Microsoft Surface Hub solutions and with a partnership that has lasted over 2 years Crestron has just announced the release of their brand new CrestronRL systems. They offers some exciting new hardware solutions to give the best user experience for the Microsoft Surface Hub and Skype for Business. The Microsoft Surface Hub is a large touchscreen device designed specifically for businesses and conference rooms with video conferencing and collaboration in mind. It allows more collaborative work and interactive meetings online through Skype for Business, Office 365 and just about any other video conferencing service. Crestron offers a four integration packages to complement the Surface Hub and increase user experience which we will review in this article.
CrestronRL Integrator Kits
Crestron offers two integrator kits independent of the Surface Hub. This gives users the flexibility of buying a Surface Hub display from any reseller or authorized distributor. The integrator kits includes different devices that help create a collaborative environment in the conference room. Both integrator kits come with base devices that include:
- 1.A DigitalMedia Presentation System
- 2.A tabletop touchscreen device
- 3.A scheduling touchscreen
- 4.Crestron Connect II (Crestron Fusion) Software
Integrator Kit #1
The integrator Kit 1 features Crestron's 3-series DMPS3-4K-150-C presentation system which is a 4K presentation switcher with fully automatic operation and DigitalMedia connectivity. It supports up to four Crestron's tabletop devices and ten simultaneously applications.