AV Security Best Practices
Once again an audiovisual manufacturer is the subject of a hacking article on a tech press website. This time Crestron was featured during a Def Con session on hacking the control company’s products. Crestron had already fixed the exploit with a firmware update but it gives us the chance to talk about best practices in AV security. Our panel also discusses the benefits of regional and local experience centers. Plus ideas to get more AVIXA APEx certified commercial integrators.
The value of Crestron Masters
A State of Control 45: Each year Crestron Electronics invites their certified programmers to the Northeast for training, networking, and furthering their careers. It’s called Crestron Masters. Host Steve Greenblatt who’s attended nearly every Masters talks with those who attended and have attained the “Diamond” level certification; the highest Crestron offers.
Crestron has joined up with HTSA. What that says about their positioning in residential. CEDIA has announced their regional tech forum tour. Our panel debates about what NOT to automate in your home control system.