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1 Exceptional Digital signage Solutions PC-class performance from the market leader in digital signage media players
2 BrightSign corporate overview Founded in Silicon Valley, 2002BrightSign delivers sophisticated, high quality and easy to use solid-state digital signage players, presentation authoring software and networking solutions.IHS Research finds BrightSign to be the uncontested market leader in digital signage media players , 2012 & 2013.Commercial Integrator named the XD1230 as the “Best Digital Signage Hardware” in 2013.Founded in 2002 by Anthony Wood, inventor of the digital video recorder (DVR) & Roku. Jeff Hastings, CEO.Privately held company headquartered in Los Gatos, California.Cambridge, UK (R&D)Paris, France (International Sales)Odessa, Ukraine (Product Development)Sales Channels: Field sales, VAR/Distributor channels, online
3 BrightSign is the Market Leader in Digital Signage Media Players IHS Research: Q Market Share for Media Players
4 Key market applications Retail MerchandiseNative 4K and Dual Video Decoding: Play dual Full HD videos simultaneously and even upscale 1080p videos to 4K resolution.BrightWallTM: Create unique video walls for vibrant exhibits, events and promotions.Retail ServicesTouch/Swipe Interactivity: Engage your audience and enhance the customer experience with touch screens, swipe, mobile devices and motion sensors for wayfinding and product demonstrationsDynamic Playlists: Dynamically insert promotions and current information without republishing an entire presentation.RestaurantsSmart Menu Boards: Uses Live Text, UDP controls and scheduling to update menus and pricing automatically without republishing the presentation.BrightSign App: Easily update pricing, menu items and specials on the fly with locally networked signage using your iPad or iPhone.
5 Bars & Stadiums Hotels & Casinos Education Live TV: Add live video in both full and multi-zone layouts to let fans watch the game while promoting merchandise.Smartphone Interactivity: Access the bar’s virtual jukebox to control the music playing.Hotels & CasinosLive Text: Tweet visitors a welcome message upon arrival, add them to a waitlist or update conference room schedule displays.HTML5: Display state-of-the-art HTML5 content in your presentations.EducationDynamic Content Integration: Connect public and private live data feeds to share school events, welcome visitors and quickly communicate messages to students throughout campus.
6 Corporate Exhibitions HealthcareMulti-Zone Layouts: Multiply your messaging with Full HD video playback and advertising to educate and inform.IP Streaming: Stream content over the Internet to keep content relevant and fresh.Corporate ExhibitionsShow Controlling: Control what’s playing on the screen (as well as audio and lighting) remotely with UDP Commands and iPads, smart phones and the like.Museums & AttractionsInteractivity: Engage visitors with on-screen touch and swipe controls, buttons and motion sensors that are sure to educate and impress.Sign Preview: make presentation authoring easier by previewing playback before publishing using BrightAuthor.
7 BrightSign Is the Right Choice Everything you need for sophisticated digital signage.Powerful Performance And ReliabilityDesigned exclusively for digital signage, BrightSign’s slim OS delivers superior signage capabilities and exceptional Full HD video quality with a solid-state platform you can depend on.Easy To Use, Sophisticated FeaturesGet dynamic results without difficulty with BrightSign’s abundance of sophisticated and easy-to-use features.All Inclusive OptionsFree BrightAuthor software and networking solutions are included, with an option to subscribe to BrightSign Network, a cloud-based service that frees you from the complexities of hosting and maintaining your own network.
8 BrightSign Advantages over PC-Based Solutions High ReliabilityVery AffordableNon-PC, solid-state device with no moving parts to fail: <1% failure rate!Won’t overheatCompact enough to install on/near the displayPurpose-built OS for digital signageOpen standards to easily customize or integrate with POSIncludes software and networking solutions – no hidden fees!Low power requirementsEasy to install & manageWide range of content support – build it once and use it often! (jpegs, H.264 video, HTML5, etc.)High reliability results in little to no maintenance costsScalable – delivers simple & advanced features on a single platform
10 BrightSign PC-CLASS Features Native 4K Playback BrightSign 4K offers leading-edge technology for true 4K playback of 3840x2160 resolution 10 bit video using H.265 compression, at 60 fps via HDMI 2.0.Powerful Video Engine Advanced hardware-accelerated video engine with superior scaling technology and uncompromised decoding power to simultaneously playback content from local, streaming and live sources, upscale 1080p to 4K, play native 4K video, or play two Full HD videos at once.4K Upscaling Use BrightSign XD’s superior scaling technology to upscale 1080p content to sharp 4K resolution.Live HDTV Bring Live TV to your signage using BrightSign’s ATSC/Clear QAM tuner* or HDMI input. Even protected HDCP content can be played.HTML5 Build engaging content using familiar development tools. Layer HTML5 assets and high- bandwidth video for flawless playback on our hardware-accelerated HTML5 engine.* DVB is not supported
11 BrightSign PC-CLASS Features Swipe Add the popular swipe screen interactivity to your presentations within HTML content.Digital Sound Add crystal clear digital sound to your presentations via SPDIF.IP Streaming Supports buffered playback of Full HD videos, MJPEG and audio streams in all common formats – HLS, UDP/RTP/RTSP, HTTP, SHOUTcast, etc.IP Streaming Server Serve video streams from BrightSign XD’s local storage to devices on the same local area network.BrightWallTM Easily create video walls using this powerful drag-and-drop BrightAuthor tool that uses a common clock to achieve frame-accurate synchronization.
12 BrightSign PC-Class Features Zones Playback multiple content types and multiple videos on a single screen using zones – even play video and audio playlists independently from a single player.Interactivity Trigger playback from virtually any type of interactive device including barcode scanners, motion sensors, RFID, GPIO, USB button controls, touch screens, mice and much more!UDP Control Interact with signage via mobile devices, deliver emergency messaging, integrate with databases, show controllers, etc.Live Feeds Instantly display updated content and live feeds without republishing the presentation using Live Data, Live Media, MRSS, Twitter, Flickr feeds and more! Perfect for menu boards, waitlists, schedules, social media posts and more!
13 BrightSign HD & XD Features Geo-Fencing Play content targeted to the current location of your moving digital signage using a USB GPS dongle.BrightSign App Easily update messaging and interact with locally networked signage using your iPad or iPhone. Change user variables and trigger UDP events for instant signage updates.Sign Preview Get a sneak peek of how your signage will display by viewing your presentation playback in BrightAuthor.Networking BrightSign’s multiple networking options make it easy to update content, playback live content, monitor and manage your digital signs remotely.
17 Introducing BrightSign 4K Ultra HD. Ultra Reliable.Commercial 4K digital signage media player that employs leading technology for true 4K playbackUltra-reliable, fan-less and solid-statePlays native 4K, H.265, 10 bit video at 60 fps via HDMI 2.0BrightSign 4K will be shipping later this year*BrightSign also* Can’t wait? BrightSign XD players can upscale HD content to 4K resolution
18 BrightSign XD ModelsExceptional PC-class performance. Engaging sophistication.XD230 Networked Player Powerful video engine capable of dual Full HD 1080p60 decode and simultaneous content playback from local, networked and streaming sources. Abundant content support including HTML5 and 3D content. And UDP network control for video wall synchronization, mobile device interactivity and messaging between BrightSign and third-party devices. XD1030 Networked Interactive Player All the features of the XD230 plus S/PDIF output for pure digital and surround sound audio, and a diverse range of interactive controls such as GPIO, serial, USB, UDP and mobile devices for engaging interactive displays. XD1230 Networked Interactive Player with Live HDTV Includes all the features BrightSign offers plus Live HDTV playback to play content from any broadcast channel (even HDCP-protected content) via the HDMI input or closed-circuit TV via the ATSC/Clear QAM tuner.
20 BrightSign HD modelsAffordable, quality media players that deploy with ease and operate with confidenceHD120 Basic Interactive Bring your stand-alone display to life with the most affordable, Full-HD solution offering simple GPIO interactivity. HD220 Networked Looping Enjoy easy networked content updates and live data feeds along with flawless video playback, UDP support and synchronization. HD1020 Networked Interactive Engage your audience with a wide range of interactive options using GPIO, USB, serial and UDP connections and networked content for a truly impressive display.
22 BrightSign AU320 Commercial Audio Distribution Delivers flawless music and messaging playback using intuitive playlists and scheduling. Ideal for playing licensed audio files and custom music playlists, as well as custom audio tied to signage presentations.Networked Audio Delivery: Supports single zone audio with enhanced audio (crossfading, mixing) or dual zone standard audio.Background Audio: Upload playlists by publishing to an SD card or via network connection.Content Support: A wide range of licensed content and custom audio playlists; audio file formats including MP2, MP3, ACC and WAV.Synchronized Audio/Video: Integrates music and messaging with digital signage to deliver a cohesive audio/video experience.Signature Reliability: Solid-state platform is more dependable than PCs.Simple Administration: BrightAuthor software and free networking options require minimal technical skills for updates and management – no need for professional IT or A/V support.
24 BrightSign XD Smart Menu Board Everything needed for a fully integrated, turnkey, digital menu board solution - at breakthrough pricing!Commercial grade Full HD display & BrightSign XD Media PlayerBrightSign Mobile App (iPhone / iPad) for easy content updatesContent templates developed in HTML5 and tailored to your brand*
25 BrightSign App Signage updates have never been so easy! Easily update content on a locally networked BrightSign player from your iPhone or iPadThe BrightSign App is perfect for:menu board updatesretail installationsemergency messagingand more!
26 BrightSign App Compatible with both XD & HD players! The BrightSign App offers a simple and secure interface on your iPad or iPhone to:select any BrightSign player connected to a local networkchange user variables for the current presentationtrigger presentation events and transitions via UDP commands
27 BrightSign Accessories Easily expand BrightSign functionalityButton Panels (BP200 / BP900)Add interactivity with this thin, USB connected board design offering 4 or 11 capacitive touch buttons with embedded LEDsEasily programmed using BrightAuthorCompatible with HD1020, XD1030, XD1230 modelsWireless ModuleEasily implement wireless functions with this embedded Wi-Fi moduleSupports a/b/g/n protocolsCompatible with XD230, XD1030, XD1230 modelsSDHC Class 4 CardsDelivers reliable and quality performance on BrightSign HD120, HD220, HD1020 modelsCapacities offered: 4GB, 8GB and 16GBSDHC and MicroSD Class 10 CardsDelivers reliable and quality performance on BrightSign XD230, XD1030, XD1230 modelsCapacities offered for each: 8GB and 16GB
29 BrightAuthor Software Free PC software for creating and publishing signage content using intuitive templates and toolsAll-inclusive. Provides access to all BrightSign features and functions that can be implemented into presentations.Create. Design Full HD and 4K upscaled looping and interactive presentations in full-screen or multi-zone layouts.Preview. Review presentation playback before publishing.Publish. Automatically build a complete presentation packet ready to play on BrightSign including content, playlists, controls and scheduling.Network. Easily distribute, monitor, manage and update your network of digital signs.1/3
30 Author & Preview BrightAuthor brings BrightSign features to life A turnkey content creation ecosystem from start to finishChoose from preset screen layouts or create custom ones using multiple content zonesCreate a playlist that matches your needs: looping media, interactive and dynamic playlistsAdd virtually any type of content: video, images, audio, HTML5, IP streams, live feeds, Live HDTV, Live Text and moreUse the new Sign Preview feature to get a sneak peek of how your signage will display on-screen2/3
31 Advanced Authoring Tools Sophisticated features made simple with BrightAuthorBrightWallTM: Easily create video walls using this powerful drag- and-drop BrightAuthor tool that uses a common clock to achieve frame-accurate synchronizationLive Content: Add Live Text, Twitter Feeds, RSS ContentDynamic Playlists: Enables you to easily update and share content in multiple presentationsMedia Lists and Play Files: Allows you to compile your files into one big group that appears as a single thumbnail in your playlist areaSwitch Presentations: Switch between presentation layouts – from single-zone layouts to multi-zone layoutsZone Messaging & Linked Zones: Send messages from one zone to another to trigger an event and link zones together to synchronize content playback
32 Publish and NetworkAutomatically package your presentation and send it to your displaySchedule and publish a complete presentation packet onto an SD card or across a network for flawless distribution and playbackAccess your BrightSign Network account through BrightAuthor to distribute, manage and monitor your presentations, networked units and library of contentBrightAuthor3/3
33 Versatile networking options deliver remote content with ease Networking SolutionsVersatile networking options deliver remote content with ease
34 Network Solutions Overview Versatile distribution options to publish presentations with easeFree!Free!Free!1/5
35 BrightSign NetworkSecure and scalable cloud-based digital signage networkA subscription service that delivers the complete infrastructure to serve, manage and support your networkFrees you from the complexities of hosting and maintaining your own networkBrightSign Network provides you with the tools and interface to:Distribute presentationsCreate network groupsMonitor and manage the activity and status of displays and BrightSign unitsAssign user roles and permissionsPerform network administrator functions2/5
36 BrightSign Network Access Free, Flexible remote access to BrightSign NetworkWeb UIAccessible from any Internet connected PC or MacCreate user accounts, set user roles and permissionsManage and monitor networked displaysPerform basic presentation creation functions including dynamic and looping playlistsCreate and host Live Text feedsPublish and schedule presentationsBrightAuthorPC-based software applicationManage and monitor networked displaysSetup networked BrightSign unitsPerform all presentation creation functions and featuresPublish and schedule presentations3/5
37 BrightSign Network Enterprise Edition Installable software version of BrightSign NetworkHost your own network with access to all BrightSign Network featuresSell subscriptions for the use of your hosted networkManage your network within the security of your own server and firewallRecommended for large networks with special hosting requirements, advanced technical skills, and a dedicated IT staff5/5
39 Simple File Networking Free solution designed for small networksDistribute presentations to BrightSign units through a web folderSupported file locations must be accessible via httpRequires a simple Internet connection to send basic content files for remote BrightSign units to downloadAllows bandwidth throttling and convenient for managing players beyond the limited area of a local networkSpecify network checks for updated contentWeb FolderInternetConnection
40 Local Area NetworkingFree solution designed for small networks within a single building using a local subnetEasy and free, this option is ideal for basic, low-maintenance situations where simplicity is keySend files and updates to remote networked units over the Internet or LAN (local area network).Use BrightAuthor to publish directly to the player over the LANPerform basic polling status checks of connected units using BrightAuthorLANConnection
44 Proven Return on Investment Retail digital signage quickly pays for itselfEnd-cap signage promotions resulted in a 100% sales lift in units soldDuring a four week campaign, Walmart reported that 3x as many shoppers signed up daily when SMS texting was employed on in-store digital signage*Data from in National Retail Federation session presented by Walmart, 2011.The retailer staged a four-week campaign in which shoppers were told that if they'd sign up by dialing a specific code, they'd get exclusive announcements of new “Rollback” offers. During the four-week period, the retailer saw a three-fold increase in daily opt-ins.
45 Proven Return on Investment Large Northeast retail hardware chainIn-store testing showed significant sales lift in products promoted with BrightSign digital signage3M Air filters = 178% more units soldBenjamin Moore paint = 23% more units soldSmoke Detectors = 45% more units soldTest Procedures:Tested digital signage on end-caps in six retail storesCompared sales numbers against stores that historically did the same level of sales
46 BrightSign customers with over 1,000 installed units FNAC: 2,100 BrightSign networked controllers in all 82 FNAC stores in France and Belgium
47 Why Major Retail Brands Chose BrightSign Very cost effectiveHighly reliable non-PC solutionStellar Full HD video qualityFully featured with interactivity & networkingGoPro35,000+ unit installs in Best Buy, REI, Target, Sports shopsLifeProof: 1600 units in Best BuyLG1100+ unit installsDROID600+ unit installs in VZW storesRoku1000+ unit installsContour: 600+ units in Best Buy, REI
48 More Retail Brands Using BrightSign Major retailers using BrightSign for promotions, merchandising and branding
49 Why Major QSRs Choose BrightSign Very cost effectiveHighly reliable non-PC solutionCustom zone layoutsSimple local menu and pricing updatesVersatile HQ network updatesMcDonald’s FinlandNationwide locations have 2 to 6 BrightSign menu boards installedOver 180 units installed in Europe300 ordered for Mexico installationsAll locations have 2 or 3 screen synchronized BrightSign menu boards installedKFC Ecuador
50 Why Museums & Attractions Choose BrightSign Sophisticated museums create interactive exhibits and unique art displays worldwideVery cost effectiveHighly reliable, non-PC solution with virtually no environmental restrictionsInfinite and unique interactive capabilities that bring exhibits to lifeStellar Full HD video quality17 XD1230’s playing Lady Gaga in the Louvre140+ BrightSign players installed150+ BrightSign players installed20 BrightSign players Synchronized and ceiling projected100 BrightSign players installed