Crestron wins IoT accolade from Microsoft
Crestron recently won the 2018 Microsoft Global Partner of the Year Award for Internet of Things at the Microsoft Inspire event. The company won this award for its XiO Cloud, an IoT-based provisioning and management solution built on the Microsoft Azure platform, according to a press release.
Crestron provides a variety of IoT enabled solutions that can allow customers to control audio, digital signage, scheduling, lighting, building management systems and security systems. All of Crestron's IoT solutions and devices are integrated with the XiO Cloud to allow all-in-one management, control and monitoring.
"Intelligent workplace solutions are the springboard for digital transformation, but managing the devices that enable it can be costly and complicated. Crestron XiO Cloud reduces the complexities associated with deploying, tracking, managing and evolving the ecosystem of IoT enabled devices that make communication and collaboration seamless. Crestron is honored to be recognized by Microsoft for developing game-changing connected technologies that help propel digital transformation at Fortune 500 companies worldwide," Ted Colton, vice president of unified communication strategies, Crestron, said in the release.