Distributed Education Center at Henry Street (DEC@Henry)

DEC@Henry Technology Features

Classroom style seating for 54 with two wheelchair-accessible audience locations

Wireless network connectivity (non-CMU guest network access by reservation in advance)

In-desk power at all seating locations

State-of-the-art presentation technology

  • Forward, high resolution laser projection on a 120” screen with image multiplexing
  • 2 rear-wall 1x3 monitor arrays for confidence and panoramic remote view
  • Interactive electronic whiteboard with networked computer
  • Amplified presenter, display source and student audio
  • Desktop microphones for multi-site student interaction
  • Dedicated DVD and CD playback from podium
  • Networked computer at podium
  • HDMI and VGA BYOD laptop display connections
  • Panoramic camera technology

Video teleconferencing (VTC)

  • Polycom RPG 700 Codec
  • Crestron-controlled multi-camera production facility ‘front-end’
  • 3 HD pan/tilt cameras, 2 front, 1 rear
  • Ability to integrate audio/video from desktop conferencing applications such as Skype, Webex and Adobe Connect

Instructional asset capture and archive

  • Mediasite asset recording, streaming, hosting and archive 

A technician is required when using all but the basic display technologies. View rates and scheduling.