The problem is often one of approach; a Crestron system is not an off the shelf item and so the process need to be a partnership arrangement as opposed to a typical buyer/seller relationship. Not giving enough time or effort is usually a false economy and one of the main reasons why automation systems can sometimes not reach their full potential. However, if it is tackled properly then the benefits for an ETO can be almost limitless, bound only by the imagination of what the system is required to achieve.
What we have found at Electric String is that the key aspect of a system – regardless of whether it is for multimedia, automation, monitoring or a combination of these – is the dialogue between integrator and ETO. In the first instance, this is not just a case of picking hardware but fully understanding the requirements of the operation of the system for the yacht.