Daily Download November 2, 2018

Crestron responds to a security vulnerability in its devices. How taking security threats seriously can give your customers relief.

ResiWeek 142 slate

ResiWeek 142: Playing Catch-Up

Crestrons hold an event for their Pyng 2.0 OS, CTA has a brand new board, discussing IMAX Enchanced certified devices and Vizio has a $17 million class-action lawsuit.

IT AV 21 slate

IT AV 21: Risk It

Protecting your network

Hackers find vulnerabilities in Crestron touchscreens that could be used to spy on clients. How companies can learn to protect themselves from risks to their AV systems. Muxlab releases their MuxControl app to allow you to control AV Systems remotely.

Read moreIT AV 21: Risk It

AVWeek 364 slate

AVWeek 364: Look Outside

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.

Read moreAVWeek 364: Look Outside

Logo for A State of Control

Daily Download May 30, 2018

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.

Read moreDaily Download May 30, 2018

The List to End All Lists from InfoComm 2017

Now that the InfoComm show is over, we can look back and compare our favorite moments from the show. This list is a compilation of our team’s thoughts about the show. Favorite Product/Booth/Event Sony’s video wall was gorgeous. Void Acoustics speakers had a fantastic design and sound. Crestron Mercury reminded me of Brancusi’s Bird in … Read more