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To Certify or NOT To Certify – It Depends

When someone says they are certified, what does that really mean?  According to the Oxford Dictionary, certification means “the action or process of providing someone or something with an official document attesting to a status or level of achievement.”  Some examples of the word used in a sentence might include:  You must be certified to […]

Have you Signed Up For Your Digital Signage Certification Training Yet?

The “live” versions of the Digital Signage Experts Group’s Certification classes are being taught again this year at Digital Signage Expo (DSE – for those of us hooked on acronyms).  DSE is being held at the Las Vegas Convention Center from March 27th through March 30th.  Here is the link for the online registration to […]

Certification Demystified

Digital Signage Certification is a process by which individuals involved in the various elements of a digital signage network can gain the necessary expertise to better insure the success of their projects.  A person should consider certification regardless of whether they are an end user or a systems integrator/distributor or a network owner or a […]

SOUND CRAZY, SOMETIMES IT IS – Part 1

Hall of Springs Case Study

Getting sound to sound good is sometimes a challenging and frustrating experience. I’ve never been much of a sound guy (just ask my family!), and that’s why we can’t ever seem to get all the speakers in our home theater to work together properly. Anyway… that’s another story for another time. Back to sound being […]

Why Get Certified? DSEG Certifications at DSE 2017

In today’s increasingly competitive workplace, there are numerous benefits to industry certifications. Certifications have taken on a life of their own in medical, legal, architectural, audiovisual and IT industries. It has become an essential part of hiring, job skills training, personal development and advancement. The Digital Signage Federation, the Digital Signage Expo, and numerous manufacturers, […]

Premier Mounts Releases New Case Study on Pizza Hut Project

Digital signage is rapidly becoming a must-have technology for companies operating in the quick service restaurant market. Menu boards and animated videowalls offer convenient features such as the ability to update price, menu, nutritional info, and content easily. Vivid digital displays also prove superior to printed menu boards at grabbing the attention of restaurant guests […]

Digital Signage Networking – an interesting conundrum

According to Wikipedia – Networking is a socioeconomic business activity by which businesspeople and entrepreneurs meet to form business relationships and to recognize, create, or act upon business opportunities, share information and seek potential partners for ventures. The online service also defines A computer network or data network as a telecommunications network which allows computers […]

8 Things Casinos Do Better

Have you seen this new article / post by Lindsey VanderMaas-Sack entitled 8 things Casinos do better?  You can find the post in the Digital Signage Industry Connection Group on LinkedIn and the the SPI website.  It has some really great information in it. Here is what she has to say: ““You can learn from […]

The Analog Sunset – What Does It Mean for Your Digital Signage Extension Infrastructure (Part Two)

IT’S HERE. The analog sunset is a global change, and the term itself has become increasingly popular to describe the transition from the audio/video industry’s support of analog video, or analog and digital video signals, to only digital video signals. In the digital signage world, more and more players are no longer supporting analog outputs. […]