Category Digital Media

Samsung Showcases Signage Platform at Sign Expo

Samsung digital signageSamsung is known for its TV’s in home theater, but in the commercial space, its  digital signage offerings are the main draw. This week, at the International Sign Expo in Las Vegas, Samsung is showcasing its Smart Signage Platform, which it describes as an open-source platform that streamlines the integration process. Solutions provider AVI-SPL has installed Samsung displays in many environments for use as digital signage, video conferencing displays and as part of video walls.

If you are at the show this week, be sure to attend “The Samsung Smart Signage Platform: Making Dynamic Digital Signage Simple,” which is being offered Friday, April 5 at 1 p.m. PST and Saturday, April 6, also at 1 p.m. These half-hour sessions will focus on the shift from static to dynamic digital signage that gives organizations more options than a fixed loop of video.

Contact AVI-SPL with your questions about digital signage. Call to speak with us at 866-559-8197 or fill out our brief contact form to find out how we can integrate a solution that works for your organization.

Webinar Recording: Capture and Stream Digital Content

The webinar recording for “Capture and Stream Digital Content With Crestron,” is now available. During his presentation, Jeff Singer, director of global marketing campaigns for Crestron, looked at a number of solutions, including Crestron DigitalMedia. He also explained the benefits of Capture HD, a hands-free solution for recording and distributing high-def presentations.  Healthcare providers, educators and those responsible for corporate training should find much of interest in this webinar.

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Video: Digital Signage Expo 2013 Take-Aways

Las VegasDigital Signage Expo (DSE) is the world’s largest international trade show dedicated to digital signage and interactive technology. Our Marketing Program Specialist Branden Welch checked out the latest technology at the show and shared his favorite take-aways in the video below.

In this brief video, Branden discusses interactive displays and mobile technology; 4K display technology; transparent screens and display boxes; and communicating with and informing employees through digital media.

AVI-SPL Showcases Interactive Digital Media Solutions at DSE 2013

DSE 2013

AVI-SPL is exhibiting at the 2013 Digital Signage Expo (DSE) from February 27-28 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Featured at booth 1354, AVI-SPL will showcase interactive customer-focused digital media solutions at the annual expo, an event billed as the world’s largest international trade show dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology and out-of-home networks.

At the AVI-SPL booth, experts will demonstrate interactive wayfinding digital media with the Interactive ViewSonic ePoster. In addition, AVI-SPL will show how to transform communication environments by providing dynamic messaging, quick customization and cost-saving delivery to reach audiences.

“By visiting us, you’ll learn how AVI-SPL leads the industry in digital media integration as an end-to-end technology expert – providing the workflow, infrastructure, custom content creation, hardware and software support for the best solution,” said JD Jones, director of digital media services.”

AVI-SPL’s demonstrations will be ongoing throughout the expo so attendees can experience how the solutions work in real-time.

In addition, JD Jones will present “How to Work with IT to Make Your Digital Signage a Success” on Thursday, February from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. In his session, Jones will discuss the security risks inherent with digital signage, how different types of media affect bandwidth requirements and what IT needs to know to support digital signage solutions.

JD Jones is the director of digital media solutions for AVI-SPL and has been working in the IT/communications field for over 15 years. During this time, he has worked as a design architect, field engineer and instructor in technologies around client/server, network infrastructure, IP voice, call centers, security, telepresence and digital signage. Jones has extensive digital signage design experience and has created solutions for diverse environments, including schools, corporations, retail stores, transportation facilities, convention centers, municipalities, U.S. military and professional sports arenas.

Register for March 21 Webinar on Capturing and Streaming Digital Content

Join us online at 1 p.m. EST, March 21,  for “Capture and Stream Digital Content With Crestron,” a free webinar led by Crestron’s Jeff Singer. During his presentation, Singer will explain the benefits of Capture HD, a hands-free solution for recording and distributing high-def presentations. Singer will also discuss Crestron DigitalMedia, and how to save time and money with CEC protocols.  Healthcare providers, educators and those responsible for corporate training will want to attend this event.

Register for “Capture and Stream Digital Content With Crestron” >

About the Presenter

Jeff Singer is the Director of Global Marketing Campaigns for Crestron Electronics. Singer has been with Crestron since 2004, and has been in the AV industry since 1992. He spent two years as regional vice president, business development, for manufacturer’s representative firm FM Valenti, Inc., where he managed sales channels for brands such as Winsted, Xantech, Toshiba and Philips. Singer spent the first 10 years of his career with manufacturer Knox Video Technologies, first as a sales manager and then as vice president, sales & marketing.