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February 4-6 2014
to the future at ISE: unveils first 4K player
Sign Preview added to XD range
LOS GATOS, CA, 10
January 2014 – BrightSign, LLC®, the market leader in digital signage media players, is setting the pace for
2014 at ISE, demonstrating its first solid-state commercial 4K digital signage media player at the event. It
will also present new BrightAuthor features for the current range of XD and HD players.
booth will feature landscape and portrait 4K UHD Seiki Digital screens powered by the new BrightSign 4K players
to deliver outstanding full 4K playback. Visitors will be able to clearly see the superior picture quality
available today from 4K screens powered by BrightSign, and understand how investing in 4K will help future proof
digital signage installations.
Also at ISE,
BrightSign is unveiling feature advances in the company’s BrightAuthor content management software. These
features are implemented in release 3.8 of BrightAuthor, and are free to download for existing users of
software adds BrightWall™, a powerful new content creation tool for making video walls in any size and layout.
Users simply choose the number of displays and specify the configuration of their video wall, then drag the
video into BrightAuthor. This powerful new feature uses a common clock to achieve frame-accurate
synchronization. BrightAuthor 3.8 also includes Sign Preview, which provides the ability to preview signage
presentations so the author can see exactly how they will appear onscreen prior to publishing the
Also on the stand
will be a live IP streaming demonstration, showing how 4.7 enabled XD players can now support Full HD video
streaming including HLS, SHOUTcast, video streaming in HTML, as well as playback from head-end real-time
encoders. Full HD video and audio streams are buffered appropriately and play smoothly. An additional unique
feature will be demonstrated – a BrightSign XD player acting as an IP streaming server, serving locally stored
content files to other players or devices. Video on Demand is the subject of one of the five daily presentation
sessions held on the BrightSign booth.
enhanced HTML5 support features of the BrightSign XD player range will be introduced at ISE, and will also be
the subject of a daily presentation session. BrightSign XD players now offer hardware-accelerated HTML5
rendering, allowing users to accomplish much more using HTML, without encountering the stuttering effect that is
often seen on Android devices and PCs that rely on software-based HTML rendering. The new software and firmware
releases enable HTML assets to exist on the BrightSign canvas as independent packages, allowing HTML5 to be
seamlessly integrated with other content. BrightSign’s HTML5 support also offers the exclusive ability to easily
rotate video on screen.
offer daily presentations on Smart Menu Board implementation, the BrightSign Network and social media and RSS
integration. Demonstrations on swipe integration, touch screen integration, and video wall synchronisation will
also be on the stand, which will be BrightSign’s largest ever at ISE.
is the market leader in digital signage players. Based in Los Gatos, California, the company develops products,
software and networking solutions for digital signage. BrightSign solid-state digital sign controllers set new
standards for both stand-alone and networked digital signage applications with their superior video quality,
reliability, affordability, ease of use and interactivity. Online information about BrightSign units is
available at www.brightsign.biz. For
US sales inquiries, please contact email@example.com or call +1-408-852-9263. For European sales inquiries, please
email Pierre Gillet: firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44-1223-911842. Follow BrightSign at http://twitter.com/brightsign and
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change without notice.
Peter van der
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