Tightrope Media Systems and BrightSign Partnership Benefits TRMS the Most


Tightrope and BrightSign announced a partnership this week that will package its software and hardware, together, for turn-key digital signage systems — Tightrope’s Carousel system will be integrated with BrightSign players. Both companies’ dealer networks will have access to the combined products. Tightrope needs this alliance/partnership as the company has not done well in the […]

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BrightSign Finally Debuts 4K Media Player


After a month of rumors, BrightSign has officially debuted its 4K resolution media player, dubbed the BrightSign 4K. Outputting a native 3840 x 2160 resolution at 60Hz via HDMI 2.0 and supporting buffered playback of both Full HD (1920×1080) and 4K resolution content, the player actually is the first to use the new H.265 video […]

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BrightSign Unveils 4K Resolution Digital Signage Player


BrightSign has become one of the first digital signage media player company to launch an actual 4K resolution (3840×2160) media player for digital signage applications. Using solid state storage, the yet un-named player will make its official debut at ISE in Amsterdam next month and then head back across the Atlantic to be shown at […]

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BrightSign XD Players Now Do 4K and IP Streaming


BrightSign this week announced new software and firmware for its BrightSign XD line of solid-state players that adds the ability to upscale 1080p video content to 4K, enhanced IP streaming and some very useful HTML5 support features. The software release, BrightAuthor 3.7, and its companion 4.7 firmware, are available to all existing and future users […]

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Future-proof Digital Signage by Investing in 4K


By Jeff Hastings CEO, BrightSign Each year, growth in our category is driven by innovation — advancements in key areas that cause our customers to invest in digital signage to help propel their businesses forward. I believe that 4K will be the catalyst that drives this growth in 2014. Unfortunately there’s significant trepidation about 4K, […]

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BrightSign and TMM Communication Digitize Duty Free Stores at Charles de Gaulle International Airport


Brightsign and TMM Communication were recently chosen to complete a digital signage installation at the Buy Paris Duty Free retail shops in the Charles de Gaulle International Airport in Paris. Buy Paris Duty Free is operated jointly by Aéroports de Paris and Aelia (Lagardère Services). BrightSign supplied the players and software, while TMM Communication were […]

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BrightSign Introduces XD Digital Signage Player Line


BrightSign made a major announcement today with its XD product line, the company’s first line of solid-state digital signage media players with PC-based player capabilities. BrightSign’s new XD products offer video and other multimedia capabilities that, until now, were only possible with a PC-based solution. This includes the ability to display live HDTV broadcast content […]

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BrightSign Adds Web-Based UI


BrightSign announced recently BrightSign Network now offers Web-based interface capabilities that allows for an entire DS network to be served and supported as well as remotely managed via a Web user interface (UI). The BrightSign Network Web UI gives users access to its BrightSign Network subscription from any Internet-connected Mac or PC from anywhere in […]

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BrightSign Announces New Line of Solid-State HD Digital Signage Players


BrightSign has launched a new affordable line of HD solid-state digital signage media players. The line features: BrightSign HD120 – BrightSign’s most affordable, 1080p player that include as SD card and lists for $250 BrightSign HD220 – Networked looping model that includes content updates and live data feeds (Live Text), along with video playback and […]

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BrightSign Debuts Version 2.5 of DS Software


BrightSign will debut the new live data version of BrightAuthor version 2.5, which will be available later this month. Included free of charge with BrightSign’s broad line of high-definition, solid-state digital signage controllers, the PC-based software is designed for creating, updating, managing and monitoring digital signage displays. With this latest version of BrightAuthor, BrightSign added […]

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