Crestron Fusion meets Power BI

Crestron Fusion meets Power BI
We have deployed and currently support quite a number of Crestron Fusion servers over the last few years. Most of these have been gathering – for quite a while now – at least some sort of data regarding our customers’ meeting rooms. With Fusion, Crestron does a great job providing us with monitoring and scheduling ...

A-Knowledge welcomes Timothy Lemmens

We are pleased to introduce our newest colleague, Timothy Lemmens. Timothy will strengthen our development team and together with his colleagues focus on  creating software solutions for our customer and partners. He enriches our team with his experience in IOT and big data applications and as our second full time C# programmer he will assist in developing our Pack deployment ...

Crestron’s new approach to Fusion

Crestron's new approach to Fusion
This year the Crestron Masters training introduced a new concept in Europe allowing all attendees to put together his/her own program to their own interests. A-Knowledge supports several Fusion sites and has some new Fusion projects in the pipeline, so I went to all Fusion classes to see what’s new. Crestron announced their cloud solution ...

A-Knowledge welcomes Philippe Van Mullem

We are pleased to introduce our newest colleague, Philippe Van Mullem. Philippe graduated with honors from college, majoring in Electronics and ICT and gained experience as a C# developer ever since. In the mean time he specialized in the Azure cloud platform and gathered the “MS: Programming in C#” and “Microsoft Certified Professional” certifications. As ...

Sensory Rooms at Het Balanske

Sensory Rooms at Het Balanske
  Sometimes you come across projects that really stand out. Projects you find beautiful and satisfying, where your part in them leaves you with a sense of pride. To us, one of those projects was the programming of the sensory rooms at Het Balanske. Het Balanske organizes leisure activities for children with a disability. Leisure activities which guide, stimulate ...

“Those who can, do. Those who can’t, teach.” Right?

“Those who can, do. Those who can’t, teach.” Right?
    Wrong! As a well known player in the areas of enabling networks for AV and video, we can log countless hours of on-site visits. Our daily work is mostly focused on the to-do aspect of the job. However we find it important to make time to train other people as well. Sharing is caring! ...

Oversized Crestron Fusion databases and restarting services 4

We recently had a case with a customer of ours where the Crestron Fusion database grew to rather large proportions in a short time. On top of that, apparently the Fusion room booking panels became unresponsive at regular intervals which caused a lot of grief for the users trying to book a room. We discovered rather ...

Crestron Fusion MasterFeed 1

When setting up capturing in a Crestron Fusion environment, you can set up an FTP server on which recordings need to be uploaded. Generally, you point towards one specific folder on that server and Fusion creates a folder with a random folder name (including a GUID) per recording together with an RSS feed to summarize ...

Introducing our Monitoring service

Introducing our Monitoring service
We’re proud to officially announce the A-Knowledge Monitoring Service. Our Monitoring Service is added to our range of existing services to make the full range complete; we now have everything in place to support our partners from the beginning of the project till the end of it. Well, this is actually the idea of our ...

New updates on our Crestron Sonos module

We just released a new update on our Crestron Sonos (Lite) module. It now supports live feedback for transport controls and volume including cover art! The module is extremely easy to implement and performs remarkably well. We crash tested it on one RMC-3 targeting three Sonos players and didn’t experience the slightest hick up. You ...