IP Link Best Practices for Network Integration and Security
Source: Extron Electronics
Extron IP Link technology enables A/V devices to be controlled, monitored and accessed from any computer connected to the network. As with all IP enabled network devices, there are security concerns that need to be addressed. Developing and implementing a solid security policy to maximize the availability of the IP Link devices on the network will ensure uninterrupted monitoring and control of the A/V systems. In this paper, the will provide an overview of several standards IT security practices that are compatible with Extron IP Link equipment. The also provide protocol and port information that may be needed by other network applications or appliances.