Crestron, a global leader in workplace control and automation technology, announced today it is now shipping its new AirMedia® Wireless Presentation System (AM-300), featuring AirMedia 2.0 technology. AirMedia 2.0, is the fastest, easiest, most manageable, and secure wireless presentation solution. AM-300 also offers a DM® input, HDMI® in and out, LAN port for power and communications, and full display control.
“AirMedia set the standard for wireless presentation, and now it just got even better with AirMedia 2.0,” said Fred Bargetzi, Crestron CTO. “It’s the only enterprise-grade wireless presentation solution that offers network security, cloud-based deployment and management, iOS mirroring without Bonjour – everything IT needs and expects.”
Industry-best presentation performance and expanded functionality
AirMedia 2.0 offers: the lowest latency for optimal network efficiency; the lowest bandwidth consumption so keyboard and mouse movements track in real-time; utlra smooth video playback; on-screen display with connectivity instructions, room availability, and meeting details when connected to a calendaring platform; mirroring with Windows®, MacOS® , Android™, and iOS® without Bonjour® software; cloud-based deployment and management; and enterprise-grade network security.
While other products provide just a wireless access point, exposing confidential content to potential security breaches, AirMedia 2.0 is a network-based wireless presentation technology that leverages the latest security protocols: 802.1x network access control; Active Directory® user authentication; AES-128 content encryption; and SSH, SSL, TLS, and HTTPS.
Cloud-based deployment and management
AirMedia 2.0 is a network-based appliance that can be deployed, configured, and managed from the cloud. Using Crestron XiO Cloud or the built-in web tool, the mobile app can be silently deployed to laptops and smart devices across the enterprise, and user access rights and firmware updates can be remotely managed.
The all-new extended AirMedia family:
AM-101 Wireless Presentation Gateway
AM-200 AirMedia Presentation System with AirMedia 2.0 and HDMI in and out (available June 2018)
AM-300 AirMedia Presentation System with AirMedia 2.0, DM in, and HDMI in and out
DMPS3-4K-250-C DigitalMedia Presentation System with AirMedia 2.0 capability built-in
DMPS3-4K-350-C DigitalMedia Presentation System with AirMedia 2.0 capability built-in
Crestron Mercury with AirMedia 2.0 capability built-in