FossilShale’s full HD wireless digital signage product solution is a ready-to-manufacture integrated solution for OEM manufacturers and product companies.
Powered by Texas Instruments Davinci™ ARM Cortex-A8 1GHz processor DM38x, the hardware, with its compact form-factor, low power and fanless design offers flexibility and scalability for the manufacturers in customizing the solution for single / dual displays (full HD displays and analog TVs).
The software framework offers variety of features including the centralized and remote management, scheduled and dynamic content management and playback, rich graphics and customizable layout options, industry standards (SMIL and POPAI) and latest generation Media Formats.
FossilShale FS-DM385-DSN is an off-the-shelf full HD digital signage solution with hardware and software framework and tools to assist in the creating a rich / dynamic / advanced digital signage playlist for various industry types (retail, educational, entertainment, hospitality etc.)More..
- ▸Full-HD integrated solution with Full-HD 1080p video playback.
- ▸Compliant with W3C’s SMIL 3.0 L2 profile.
- ▸Complaint with POPAI standards.
- ▸Rich & dynamic screen layouts.
- ▸Customizable solution for individual and centrally managed multi signage.
- ▸Widget support: customized data, RSS, weather, clock.
- ▸Integrated content generator software with rich look customized layouts.
- ▸Supports integration of TV programmes with the customized contents (Advertisement, promotions, widgets etc.)
- ▸Customized local and central remote management software for scheduling and controlling.
- ▸Integrated USB 2.0 port for firmware update or uploading content.(optional)
- ▸Support for NTP, FTP and HTTP protocols for media control and transfers.
eSmilSignage manager is a PC based application for creating, scheduling the playlist, remote monitoring and management of digital signage player installations and analyzing the play status and logs of the content playback at the digital signage player side.
- ■Well defined templates: To suit the requirements of various industries (Retail, Entertainment,Hospitality etc.)
- ■Digital media: Supports latest generation digital video, audio and image formats to create better advertising experience for advertisers and the customers.
- ■Dynamic layouts: Maximum utilization of advertising screen with multi-zone and layouts. Service providers and advertisers can use different zones to play video and animated images simultaneously.
- ■Animation and transition: Making crawls out of long pictures and customized animation (kern-burn effects to make the static images alive.
- ■Easy to schedule: Provides easy options to schedule the content at specific times, daily or weekly.
- ■Centralized: Ability to control all your digital signs remotely.
- ■Proof of playback: Supports the POPAI compliant profile data as the proof of media playback.
eSmilSignage Manager - a PC based application,
- ■Composer: Instant playlist creation using SMIL 3.0 standard.
- ■Scheduler: Playlist scheduling on the remote signage player devices using SOAP / HTTP protocols through secured communication channels.
- ■Central monitoring system: Control, Monitoring and Verification of the digital signage player devices from a remote location including System shutdown / display on-off options.
- ■Proof-of-Playback (PoP) viewer: Media Analysis, Profiling information and the POPAI standard compliant play log details are captured from the remote signage player system for analysis.
eSmilSignage Manager Features
eSmilSignage manager is a combined package of Composer, Scheduler, CMS and POP viewer functional blocks.
Tool for creating playlists instantly for players that supports W3C’s SMIL standard. The play lists created with this tool are compliant with SMIL 3.0(partial).
- ■SMIL 3.0(partial) compliant play lists
- ■Well defined templates to attract the targeted audience and to meet the requirements of various industries (Hospitality, Entertainment,
- ■Full HD digital media: Supports the suitable digital video, audio and image up to 1920x1080 resolution for better advertising experience for advertisers and the customers.
- ■Multi Zone layouts for better utilization of the screen for simultaneous video / audio / image streams
- ■Animation and transition: making crawls out of long pictures and customized kern-burn effects to make the static images alive
- ■Sequential play lists for full screen scheduled and continuous video/Image playback.
- ■Pre-fetch media option for better utilization of network bandwidth, this ensures the background downloading of media files while other media is on screen
- ■Quick edit option to modify the existing play lists instantly; this would save the time to create a entirely new playlist with small changes in the existing play list.
CMS( Centralized Monitoring System)
Tool for monitoring and controlling the signage players installed remotely or locally. This tool provides the features to control and verify the individual signage player’s status.
- ■Simultaneous monitoring of remote signage players and their status
- ■Scheduled maintenance check to ensure the players stability and status
- ■Pop-Up indications on failure/errors from remote signage players
- ■Player status provides registration, IP address, current play list, layout and media inventory detail
- ■Reboot option to reset the signage player
- ■Shut down option to power down the remote signage player
- ■Screen On-Off option to put the remote player on stand-by mode.
- ■Authorized communication between the scheduler and signage player.
POP(Proof of Playback) wiewer
Tool provides the options to view the POPAI complaint log from the signage players. This tool parse the profiler log and displays the individual media contents and their play proofs as it is. Key features of this tool are,
- ■Detailed POP view to display the list of media information and their playback time on a particular signage player
- ■Media analyser to view the individual media information and the playback duration on a particular signage player.