ISE 2018 Update

ISE 2018 Update

We just wrapped up ISE 2018 in Amsterdam! Our booth was packed this year, always busy and a lot of fun to see so many new faces, was well as old (or rather, familiar).

Our stunning artistic video wall is being showcased (have a look at the photos below), as well as our new Cloud management tools and our new Desktop Streaming feature. This great new tool lets you easily display your computer’s screen on a video wall (or on many video walls actually) using the network instead of HDMI.

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Ultimate Video Wall Buyer’s Guide

Ultimate Video Wall Buyer’s Guide

If you have deployed a video wall, chances are you've faced a few trials and difficulties. In the past many video wall solutions have been expensive to purchase, difficult to set up and complicated to run.

Purchasing the right video wall for your needs can be an overwhelming process. You want to do it right, avoid the pitfalls and headaches and ensure a successful deployment. It’s important to be prepared.

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Multiple Desktop Streaming: Take team collaboration to a whole new level (2018)

Multiple Desktop Streaming: Take team collaboration to a whole new level (2018)

In a previous blog we talked about how a video wall could help improve your team’s performance and help you make better business decisions using dashboards to organize and visualize multiple data sources simultaneously.

But whether in a huddle room, a conference room, or an executive suite, video walls need to be able to show more than just dashboards.

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Video Wall in the Lobby Is the Best Investment a Building Can Buy

Video Wall in the Lobby Is the Best Investment a Building Can Buy

Many office buildings spend hundreds of thousands on artwork in their lobbies and sometimes millions on architectural features designed to make a statement, to attract tenants and to impress visitors.

You don’t get a second chance to make a good first impression and so investments in lobbies, foyers, atriums, reception areas and even waiting rooms are always going to be money well spent, but for those looking for big results with a lower budget, video walls are an ideal answer.

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Curating content can be an important option in modern Digital Signage

Curating content can be an important option in modern Digital Signage

Currently we are at a crossroads where advanced technology meets a decreasing public attention span, and in the middle of it… information overload! I am sure you have heard the term already--“so much to see and so little time to see it”.

There is so much information everywhere shared at such a rapid rate, that if you blink, you might miss it.

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Userful adds Picture-in-Picture to its video wall solution

Userful adds Picture-in-Picture to its video wall solution

With version 9.6 Userful adds Picture-in-Picture to its video wall feature list.

Picture in Picture allows users to display multiple content streams in inset windows while the main content plays in the background--picture-in-picture gives administrators greater flexibility and control over their video wall.

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Using video walls to monitor your company’s performance in real time

Using video walls to monitor your company’s performance in real time

Information is the lifeblood of many businesses today. Organizations want to know details of their social media engagement, their website traffic and lead generation, their production status, support ticket statistics, stock price, there are an almost limitless number of data points vital to business success.

In order to ensure key players in the company, or sometimes everyone in the company, are aware of information, organizations use dashboards to gather key statistics and data points from a variety of sources. Visualization and understanding of key metrics can help companies improve their business.

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Integrate digital displays into your space: Balance aesthetics and functionality

Integrate digital displays into your space: Balance aesthetics and functionality

Digital signage has become a pivotal element in our everyday lives, a key medium for delivering information, engaging customers and promoting a brand. Digital displays are everywhere you go—restaurants, hotels, airports, malls, retail stores. However, if you think digital signage is about simply displaying your message, think again.

Digital displays are a way to create an exciting, engaging and unique aesthetics and turning a visit to a restaurant, store or hotel into an experience. Digital displays can be deployed in ways that are functional, engaging and visually stunning for an aesthetically pleasing experience. This is often called “techorating” which is a mix between technology and decor. It’s about integrating display technologies, digital signage and even projection systems with the overall decorative theme of a room or building to promote a brand, transform a shopper’s experience or engage with an audience in a new way.

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New video! Multi-Window: the latest feature in the Userful video wall controller, how it works.

New video! Multi-Window: the latest feature in the Userful video wall controller, how it works.

We have just released Userful 9.5, the latest version of our award-winning video wall controller software. It comes with many great features, including improved performance for high-bit rate 8k content and support for the latest family of Intel processors (7th Gen “Kaby Lake”).

But the key feature of the new release is Multi-Window; which allows users to divide displays and video walls into sections within the bezels of the screens, to show different content simultaneously. While our zone feature allows you to display different content on diffierent displays or groups of displays within a video wall, with Multi-Window you can divide the screens more arbitrarily and even divide a single screen. We have prepared a video that showcases how Multi-Window works.

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Userful is now in AV-iQ, the world’s largest AV marketplace

Userful is now in AV-iQ, the world’s largest AV marketplace

Exciting things are happening here at Userful!

One of the latest is the addition of Userful to the AV-iQ marketplace. AV-iQ is the largest database of AV products and it now includes Userful. AV-iQ is now yet another way to learn morea bout Userful products, news, videos and case studies, among other things.

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