Crestron takes Microsoft Lync to the conference room

AUTHOR: Inavate

Crestron and Microsoft have announced the release of Crestron RL, a video-enabled collaboration tool for the meeting room.

It offers full Microsoft Lync 2013 functionality such as HD, multi-party video and collaboration capabilities like presenting Powerpoint, sharing desktops or applications, as well as interactive whiteboarding.

Meetings can be scheduled through its integration with Microsoft Outlook and can be joined via the touch screen console in the meeting room.

Crestron RL includes everything needed to deliver an enhanced communication and collaboration experience, such as the Crestron UC Codec for Lync, HD camera, microphone, 65” touch screen(s) and a 10” table-top touch screen.