SMART Technologies and Crestron enter partnership to deliver revolutionary audio and video across any size network to SMART interactive flat panel displays

Customers worldwide can achieve robust audio and video across existing 1GB networks and instantly transform SMART Board interactive displays into native DM NVX™ endpoints.

CALGARY, Canada – June 11, 2019 – SMART Technologies, a global leader in interactive display technology, announced today a worldwide partnership with Crestron, a global leader in control and automation technology for the modern workplace. The news was shared as InfoComm® 2019 kicks off in Orlando, Florida. The collaboration between SMART and Crestron will deliver an unparalleled solution for delivering audio, video and interactivity to conference rooms and classrooms across the world.


 “Our vision is to enable the simplest and most effective collaborative meeting platform in the world by partnering with industry leaders like Crestron to deliver tools that help users connect, contribute and generate ideas needed to propel businesses forward,” said Tom Ferrari, SMART’s Director of Business Solutions.


SMART and Crestron joined together to integrate Crestron’s DM NVX into SMART’s interactive flat panel displays. Known for superior interactive display technology, the SMART Board® lineup provides revolutionary features like HyPr Touch® technology for lag-free writing, SMART Ink® software that lets users write into PDFs and Microsoft® Office files, and Simultaneous Tool Differentiation enabling multiple participants to write, erase and move notes at the same time. The addition of Crestron DM NVX instantly delivers flawless audio, video and interactivity across existing 1GB networks, transforming the industry’s most popular interactive touch displays into a native DM NVX endpoint.


At InfoComm 2019, visitors can visit the SMART booth #4647 and Crestron booth #1800 to experience SMART interactive solutions and Crestron’s DM NVX experience. For visitors not attending InfoComm, SMART is offering personalized online demonstrations. Go to to schedule a remote demo of SMART interactive solutions. Go to to learn more about DM NVX.


About SMART Technologies Inc.
SMART is a world leader in technology, providing interactive solutions to help every person discover and develop the greatness within them. A consistent innovator for over 30 years, SMART is the inventor of the SMART Board® electronic whiteboard and the developer of SMART Notebook® software, the world’s most popular collaborative learning software, and part of the SMART Learning Suite. With their full range of interconnected displays, software and accessories, used by millions in education and business, SMART helps students, colleagues and teams around the world achieve better outcomes. To learn more, visit


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Posted: June 11, 2019
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