A digital signage player is the component of the TV point capable of downloading signage presentation presentations from the CMS and displaying them. While some a special purpose TV displays are equipped with a built-in signage player these products can be quite expensive. For the overwhelming majority of TV sets an external digital signage media player is needed to download and display your digital signage presentations.
A PC stick, also known as a compute stick, is a pocket-sized device designed to plug directly into your TV’s HDMI source input. A PC stick transforms your TV into a personal computer capable of running general purpose software. PC sticks support a wide variety of consumer applications, ranging from Web TV, office automation, home theater (media streaming) and gaming; even commercial applications like digital signage. We will present product features consumers should look at before choosing a particular PC stick brand.
With digital signage, content defines the end result of your efforts at gaining customer attention and effectively communicating key sales and marketing goals. To support this activity, most digital signage products provide proprietary content authoring tools. But in the end what you are creating is a digital signage presentation. Since digital signage is about creating effective presentations why not look at one of the premier tools used for creating high impact presentations: Microsoft PowerPoint. PowerPoint has flexible layout management features, multimedia support and page animation/transition effects that make it ideal for creation cutting-edge digital signage.