QSC announces a new portfolio of meeting room accessories certified for Microsoft Teams, working with the latter’s certified partners Sennheiser and Logitech to provide gear that simplifies installation and management of divisible spaces, training rooms, boardrooms, and all-hands spaces.
“These newly certified solutions give IT and AV Managers the opportunity to extend their Microsoft Teams experience into rooms that traditionally required complicated programming, separate DSP and control integration schemes”, says Jason Moss, VP of Alliances & Market Development, QSC. “We’ve worked with Microsoft to remove the guesswork out of specialty room design and deployment for Teams Rooms.”
Albert Kooiman, director of Microsoft Teams Devices Partner Engineering and Certification, adds, “Microsoft strives to bring the Teams Rooms experience of seamless collaboration experiences to any space. and the solutions of QSC for Microsoft Teams make it easier to bring the power of Teams to larger, specialized meeting spaces.”
QSC’s newly-certified Teams Rooms accessory portfolio centers on the Q-SYS Ecosystem and the Q-SYS 110f Core processor that combines audio, video, and control capabilities for QSC native or third-party peripherals into a single integrated appliance. Further support is provided by a line of QSC ENERGY STAR-qualified SPA Series power amplifiers and the range of QSC AcousticDesign Series loudspeakers/
Q-SYS NS Series network switches designed and manufactured by Dell EMC and pre-configured by QSC can be used to simplify installation, setup, and management. QSC and Sennheiser have also partnered to include the Teams Rooms certified Sennheiser TeamConnect Ceiling 2 microphone, including a control plugin for quick software integration into the Q-SYS Ecosystem.
“The integration process of Sennheiser microphones into Microsoft Teams Rooms is seamless and simple with our new Q-SYS plugin,” says Charlie Jones, Global Business Development Manager at Sennheiser. “It allows admins to easily configure and control solutions like our TeamConnect Ceiling 2 microphone. Together with QSC, we are excited to help users experience the power of a Teams Room on a larger scale.”
In addition, the software-based Q-SYS Ecosystem is designed to provide scalable, standards-based AV infrastructure that integrates with many other Teams Rooms certified accessories, including the Logitech Tap touch controller and Logitech Rally Camera. Full room systems can now be designed and configured to address the unique needs of larger physical spaces. including additional processing requirements and more challenging audio/speech/video reinforcement typically required in more complex, specialized spaces.
Go here for more on QSC meeting room accessories for Microsoft Teams Rooms.