Gives integrators tools to leverage both
Anaheim, California – Extron, the leader in integrated AV solutions, and Panopto, the leading enterprise video platform provider, today announced a strategic partnership to seamlessly integrate Extron’s configurable AV control systems with Panopto’s media capture software and content management system. Extron is now publishing certified drivers for Panopto enterprise video content management systems. The power of Extron configurable control will provide customers with customizable workflows to streamline day-to-day in-room tasks and simplify the capture and delivery of lectures and presentations. Additionally, in coming months, the Extron SMP – Streaming Media Processors will be directly integrated into Panopto, allowing the publishing of live and on-demand video content from the SMP products for both ad-hoc and scheduled recording applications.
“This is a very exciting time as Extron integrates solutions from our uniquely broad AV product portfolio with Panopto’s powerful enterprise video streaming platform to provide robust turn-key video solutions for the modern classroom and meeting space,” says Casey Hall, Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing for Extron. “Whether it be simple push button control to hands-off, fully-automated streaming and recording for any environment, we are jointly taking media capture and management to a new level of simplicity for the industry.”
“Extron and Panopto share a belief that AV technologies should simplify how organizations communicate and share knowledge,” says Sean Gorman, Chief Operating Officer of Panopto. “With today’s announcement, we’re taking the next step toward that goal, bringing together Extron’s room control hardware and expertise with the leading video platform for businesses and universities.”
The Extron – Panopto partnership will form the industry’s first unified solution that truly encompasses award winning AV control, and Media Capture coupled with industry leading Enterprise video content management, delivery and collaboration software services.
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About The Author
Tim Albright is the founder of AVNation and is the driving force behind the AVNation network. He carries the InfoComm CTS, a B.S. from Greenville College and is pursuing an M.S. in Mass Communications from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. When not steering the AVNation ship, Tim has spent his career designing systems for churches both large and small, Fortune 500 companies, and education facilities.