Mirage Media Server® offers AirPlay® streaming and total control of iTunes® music library through Crestron touch screens
Rockleigh, NJ, September 4, 2012 - Autonomic®, an award-winning manufacturer of high-performance cloud-based media server solutions, has announced that their Mirage Media Server® platform seamlessly integrates with Crestron control systems and fully supports Crestron Core 3 UI™, the next generation of graphical user interface design. The integration of both solutions provides users with services they've been asking for, such as native connectivity with Crestron solutions and a dynamically rich user interface. The new Core 3 UI will provide customers with the rich controls they've come to expect from Autonomic, now on their favorite Crestron touch screen.
With support of Crestron Core 3 UI, Autonomic's Mirage Media Server can now provide users with complete control of iTunes® and streaming services, such as Spotify®, Pandora®, Rhapsody®, Last.fm®, and SiriusXM® from their Crestron touch screen. Core 3 UI effortlessly integrates fluid gesture-driven controls, animated feedback, metadata, embedded apps, and full-motion HD video for a deeply engaging and ultra-intuitive touch screen experience.
"Crestron offers complete solutions for Apple® devices that you use every day," said Crestron VP of Technology, Fred Bargetzi. "Mirage Media Server users can now enjoy the same dynamically rich user experience that they are used to on their iPhone®, iPad®, or Mac®, from their Crestron touch screen."
When combined with a Crestron control system, the Mirage Media Server allows users to sync, schedule, control, and distribute multiple streams of audio to every room in the house. Additionally, with its integrated Apple AirPlay® functionality, users can send music from their favorite Apple device to anywhere in the home with the press of a button.
"Crestron has always supported Autonomic with tools and resources, training, and technical assistance to ensure that our products work seamlessly together, guaranteeing the best possible experience for our customers," said Autonomic CTO, Michael Toscano. "We are very excited to partner with them once again to deliver this powerful combination of award-winning products that provide the ultimate digital music experience."
Crestron's revolutionary Core 3 OS and UI technologies provide manufacturers like Autonomic with an advanced platform and tools necessary to create a seamless and rich user experience across the Crestron line of award-winning touch screens and Apple iOS control solutions. The new Core 3UI interfaces will be released during the fourth quarter of this year. To learn more about the Autonomic Media Server, visit www.mediamirageserver.
To learn more about Core 3UI visit www.crestron.com/core3.
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About Autonomic Controls, Inc
Autonomic Controls, Inc. (www.autonomic-controls.com)) introduced the world's first cloud-based media server, making audio and video consumption more reliable, easy and fulfilling. Exclusively engineered for control system integration, Autonomic products have become the standard for converging content for multi-room distribution from the most popular sources, such as iTunes, Windows Media®, Last.fm, PANDORA® internet radio, Rhapsody®, TuneIn Radio®, SiriusXM Internet Radio and Spotify. The Mirage Media Server and Crestron Integration can be experienced at the Autonomic booth #5030 this week at CEDIA 2012.
For more than 40 years Crestron has been the world's leading manufacturer of advanced control and automation systems, innovating technology and reinventing the way people live and work. Providing integrated solutions to control audio, video, lighting, computer, IP and environmental systems, Crestron streamlines technology, improving the quality of life for people in corporate conference rooms, hotels, classrooms, auditoriums, and in their homes. Crestron's leadership stems from its dedicated people who are committed to providing the best products, programs and services in the industry. In addition to its World Headquarters in Rockleigh, New Jersey, Crestron has sales and support offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australia. Discover the world of Crestron by visiting www.crestron.com.