Signage Solutions, the technology and solutions magazine for digital signage, DOOH, mobile and place-based digital media, has announced the winners of its 2012 Product of the Year Awards. Winners were honored in 12 distinct categories with Audience for Android submitted by Capital Networks Limited, winning Product of the Year in the Media Player category.
The Signage Solutions Product of the Year Award recognizes the most innovative products of the year in the digital signage field. In its inaugural year, the award program is honoring the outstanding product development achievements of digital signage manufacturers whose products are considered exceptional in the advancement or development of the digital signage industry, as well as their ability to best serve end users and consumers.
Capital Networks Limited, a leading global provider of dynamic digital signage content creation and management software, announced the release of the latest addition to the Audience software platform — Audience for Android – in June 2012. Powered by the android operating system, the Audience for Android media player and software bundle provides a high performance, low cost alternative to traditional PC based digital signage deployments.
“We’re very happy to receive this recognition,” said Jim Vair, Vice President of Business Development at Capital Networks. “Since bringing Audience for Android to the market in June, we’ve found this solution allows our customers to think on a much larger scale when it comes to planning their digital signage projects. The low cost and ease of implementation is inviting to potential users that are new to digital signage while existing customers are happy to have the ability to expand their current deployments much more economically. ”
Along with the ability to take advantage of the advanced Audience content management system, some of the key features found within Audience for Android include:
– Real time scheduling
– Support of single and multi-zone layouts
– Full screen H.264 video playback
– Support of live data feeds
– As Run Logs for content verification
– Command and Control features for emergency messaging
“We’re excited about the success of our first-annual Product of the Year contest,” said Ben Skidmore, publisher of Signage Solutions magazine. “The competition was very impressive, and we would like to thank each company that participated. This amazing group of products is proof that the digital signage industry is doing incredible things. We can’t wait to see that innovation continue in 2013 and beyond.”
For further information, please contact Jim Vair, Vice President Business Development.
T: 905 946-1122 ext 231.
About Capital Networks Limited
Capital Networks Limited is a privately held company based in Markham, Ontario, Canada. Established in 1991, Capital Networks is a respected leader in the supply and support of advanced multimedia systems to communications companies engaged in cable television, broadcasting, digital signage and place-based media. Capital Networks has sold Audience™ software into a variety of market segments including Education, Corporate, Municipal and Retail applications in more than 40 countries. Clients include: OLGC, BBC, Peel Regional Police, United States Air Force, United States Marine Corps, Open Text, Cablevision, Rogers Cable TV, Cox Communications and many others.
About Signage Solutions
Signage Solutions magazine and its web site are the technology and solution resource for digital signage, digital out-of-home (DOOH), mobile and place-based digital networks. Signage Solutions magazine (published bi-monthly) and its website are devoted 100% to digital signage, digital out-of-home and place based networks. Editorial content addresses the needs and concerns of the end user, integrator and network operator. Signage Solutions explores digital signage solutions and products and how they can be applied to better serve our readers within their industry profession. Signage Solutions magazine reaches over 18,000 readers within all industries adopting digital signage.
Source: Capital Networks