What Is a Digital Signage Content Management System: A Guide for Solution Providers

At its most basic level, a digital signage content management system (CMS) is a software application that delivers content to one or more digital signage displays.

One way to imagine how a CMS solution works is to think of it as mission control coordinating the timing and delivery of content through a digital signage network, much like an air traffic controller would coordinate traffic at an airport.

What Is a Digital Signage Content Management System: A Guide for Solution Providers

This guide will walk you through the ABCs of digital signage content management system for solution providers.
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The Video Wall Systems Checklist: What Every Buyer Needs to Get Started

The demand for video walls is growing at an incredible pace, with sales expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 19.24 percent through 2020. For solution providers, video walls are an exciting opportunity to incorporate a growing, high-value technology into their product offering. But where to start?

The Video Wall Systems Checklist: What Every Buyer Needs to Get Started

Ready to get started on your next video wall systems project? Keep in mind these key steps.
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How Touch Screen Displays Are Changing the Pro AV IndustryThe ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus was famous for his belief that change is a fundamental essence of the universe. “The path up and down are one and the same” and “there is nothing permanent except change” are two of his observations on the state of human existence.

How Touch Screen Displays Are Changing the Pro AV Industry

Today, touch screen displays are helping boost the pro AV industry in many previously unforeseen ways.
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rsz_gettyimages-486734938.jpgWhen you consider how today’s consumers purchase and listen to their favorite songs and albums, there is no denying that the world of music has been transformed over the last 20 years. Music is now more mobile, flexible and accessible than ever before. Have you ever thought about how that impacts the pro AV industry?

3 Tips for Meeting Customers’ Pro Audio Needs

Music is often used to complement digital signage installations. Here are 3 tips for offering pro AV systems that are in line with consumers’ demand for music.
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3 Key Considerations When Choosing AV ProjectorsAlthough many AV customers have begun opting for digital displays over projector systems, the latter market continues to grow at a steady pace. In fact, research indicates that the global AV projector industry should see a compound annual growth rate of more than eight percent in the period of 2016–2020, proof that many facilities still benefit from these flexible, lower-cost displays.

3 Key Considerations When Choosing AV Projectors

Projector systems still require careful design and consideration. Be sure to keep these three key items in mind when designing your next projector install.
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4 Video Wall Applications for Higher Education

Dusty libraries, bulletin boards and dingy lecture halls are going the way of the dinosaurs as digital display technologies become more and more prevalent in higher-education institutions.

4 Video Wall Applications for Higher Education

Video walls in particular are popping up on campuses everywhere. Here are four ways that video wall applications can best be used on college campuses.
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4 Ways to Overcome Extreme Weather When Deploying Outdoor Digital Signage

As digital signage becomes more prevalent as an attention-getting tool to attract buyers or convey announcements and other relevant information to the public, more and more installations are showing up outdoors to capture the attention of commuters, shoppers and other passersby.

4 Ways to Overcome Extreme Weather When Deploying Outdoor Digital Signage

Knowing how to overcome extreme weather for outdoor digital signage will enable VARs and customers to maximize the potential for positive outcomes.
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Pro AV Tips: Choosing the Right Projector for Professional AV ProjectsThe video projector is one of the most important tools for pro AV project managers, because it’s used for everything from business meetings to entertainment events.

Pro AV Tips: Choosing the Right Projector for Professional AV Projects

Get to know the different classes of projectors and prepare a checklist of considerations that can affect the final outcome of your project.
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8 Feature Sets to Consider When Evaluating Pro AV Projectors It’s hard to believe that the venerable video projector has been around for almost 65 years.

First introduced in the early 1950s, the cathode ray tube projector endured for decades as the go-to video display unit for countless bars, entertainment venues, churches and high-end homes until recent times when it was superseded by digital projection systems.

8 Feature Sets to Consider When Evaluating Pro AV Projectors

Today’s pro AV projectors are available in several different types, each offering a wide array of features. Here are eight features to consider when evaluating.
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Pro AV/Digital Signage Through Ingram Micro

Ingram Micro gets any size job done in just one stop. Big jobs or smaller ones, they have the same needs in common: a lot of expertise, planning and a variety of components.

You don't have time to research and source products from a bunch of different places. That's why Ingram Micro's team offers a unified line card that features the most comprehensive portfolio of in-demand and emerging Pro AV/Digital Signage, digital signage and unified communications products and solutions. You'll find specialized support and business enablement resources, as well as access to a dedicated team of seasoned marketing, sales, business development and technology professionals you need to grow your business.

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