A Video Wall Processor That Delivers Stunning And Eye Catching Digital Signage Video Walls

Userful turns a standard PC into a cloud managed video wall processor that allows you to easily deploy a mix of video walls and digital signs that attract attention, engage an audience, and impress passersby. Synchronize video walls and digital signs when needed and optionally add interactivity for deeper customer engagement.

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Freedom and flexibility from design to deployment

Deploy any mix of individual digital signs and video walls you want. Userful supports odd aspect ratios and non standard configurations. Rotate individual screens or an entire video wall to any angle. Break video walls and digital signs out into individual zones to play multiple content sources in real time.

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It has the simplicity and ease of operation you need

Drag-and-drop interface makes complicated digital signage networks a snap to design, configure and deploy. With Userful’s cloud management dashboard it’s easy to schedule content and preset changes and to centrally manage content across multiple sites. Control multiple sites centrally with Cloud management. Programatic API allows for integration with third party applications. Use any content, work with one of the integrated CMS's or play video off your hard drive.

 
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Unbeatable cost saving

Userful keeps costs low by using a standard PC and the local network. Digital signage projects you never thought possible are now within your budget.

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Performance and scalability

Userful’s scalable software ensures that no matter the size of your project (1 screen to 100+ and content up to 8k and 60fps), we’ve got you covered.

 
 

Features

Flexible Layouts Rotate individual displays 360 degrees mix and match display sizes and resolutions

Scheduling Easily schedule changes to the video wall content and layout

Scalable Up to 8k source content in real time on 100+ screens per wall

Desktop Streaming over the Network display multiple desktops on the video wall using the local area network

Display content from multiple real time sources including network, hard drive, HDMI or SDI capture or using built in media player

API for deeper integration with third party applications

Cloud Management - Centrally manage content and video wall configuration through the cloud

Automated failover - In the rare event of a hardware failure, a second, designated back up PC will take over support of the video wall

How It Works

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Industry Standard Hardware

Userful uses a standard PC and a network of zero client devices connected over a standard gigabit Ethernet network.

Single install setup turns a standard Intel Core i7 PC into a high end browser-managed controller—but without the cost.

Optionally add extra Nvidia video cards which are used by Userful's video wall software to offload video rendering thereby increasing the power of the PC and the number of screens and size of content supported.

Userful Video walls use a PC and Zero Clients
 
Make Artistic and Mosaic-Style Grid Video Walls
Artistic & Grid Configurations

Arrange screens in standard grid or artistic formats. Rotate individual displays to any angle to create unique layouts.

Add virtually unlimited content inputs from just about any source: Local CMS player, Live TV, RTSP, RDP, VNC, an interactive desktop or full screen browser or just about any content using one or more HDMI or SDI capture cards.

 
Configuration Flexibility

Zones, Multi window and picture-in-picture give customers flexibility in how and where multiple sources are displayed. Userful enables customers to quickly and easily change layout and configuration on the fly.

In addition, with a single touch customers can instantly change the content playing on the displays using a smartphone or tablet.

Manage Video Wall From  your desktop, ipad, or smartphone
 
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Powerful Features for Control Rooms & Command Centers

Userful has a powerful suite of control tools. Administrators can preset lay out and content options for all displays, and then staff are able to invoke those presets using a tablet or smartphone switching content and configuration (including zones, multi-window and picture-in-picture) across all displays with a single touch.

In addition, operators can have mouse and keyboard control over an entire wall or a zone within the wall using any browser, even a smartphone or tablet.

Userful’s ability to natively display desktop and full screen browser sessions makes it an ideal solution for Network Operations Centers (NOC) and other control rooms that require display of browser and desktop applications. Userful can also capture and display a desktop through the network or using HDMI.

 

Exciting Features

Create artistic layouts with our video wall solution
Artistic video walls

Create unique layouts with any display angle rotation. Now supports a mix of screen sizes and types.
Use the Cloud to contol your video wall content
Cloud Management

Userful allows administrators to manage and interact with displays either within the LAN or over the cloud. Userful's cloud dashboard includes scheduling and content management.
Our Video wall software allows to use 100+ screens simultaniously
100+ screens per wall

Userful can now support 40 displays on a networked wall using standard Core i7 PC or 100+ screens using a high-end, custom PC.
An ideal video wall solution for control rooms
Powerful Features for Control Rooms

Create multiple lay outs using zones, multi-window and picture in picture and save these as presets for easy recall. Easily stream desktops and other sources onto the video wall.
 
Industry Standard Hardware

Userful uses a standard PC and a network of zero client devices connected over a standard gigabit Ethernet network.

Single install setup turns a standard Intel Core i7 PC into a high end browser-managed controller—but without the cost.

Optionally add extra Nvidia video cards which are used by Userful's video wall software to offload video rendering thereby increasing the power of the PC and the number of screens and size of content supported.

Userful Video walls use a PC and Zero Clients
 
Make Artistic and Mosaic-Style Grid Video Walls
Artistic & Grid Configurations

Arrange screens in standard grid or artistic formats. Rotate individual displays to any angle to create unique layouts.

Add virtually unlimited content inputs from just about any source: Local CMS player, Live TV, RTSP, RDP, VNC, an interactive desktop or full screen browser or just about any content using one or more HDMI or SDI capture cards.

 
Configuration Flexibility

Zones, Multi window and picture-in-picture give customers flexibility in how and where multiple sources are displayed. Userful enables customers to quickly and easily change layout and configuration on the fly.

In addition, with a single touch customers can instantly change the content playing on the displays using a smartphone or tablet.

Manage Video Wall From  your desktop, ipad, or smartphone
 
Create Powerful Control rooms video walls
Powerful Features for Control Rooms & Command Centers

Userful has a powerful suite of control tools. Administrators can preset lay out and content options for all displays, and then staff are able to invoke those presets using a tablet or smartphone switching content and configuration (including zones, multi-window and picture-in-picture) across all displays with a single touch.

In addition, operators can have mouse and keyboard control over an entire wall or a zone within the wall using any browser, even a smartphone or tablet.

Userful’s ability to natively display desktop and full screen browser sessions makes it an ideal solution for Network Operations Centers (NOC) and other control rooms that require display of browser and desktop applications. Userful can also capture and display a desktop through the network or using HDMI.

 

Exciting Features

Create artistic layouts with our video wall solution
Artistic video walls

Create unique layouts with any display angle rotation. Now supports a mix of screen sizes and types.
Use the Cloud to contol your video wall content
Cloud Management

Userful allows administrators to manage and interact with displays either within the LAN or over the cloud. Userful's cloud dashboard includes scheduling and content management.
Our Video wall software allows to use 100+ screens simultaniously
100+ screens per wall

Userful can now support 40 displays on a networked wall using standard Core i7 PC or 100+ screens using a high-end, custom PC.
An ideal video wall solution for control rooms
Powerful Features for Control Rooms

Create multiple lay outs using zones, multi-window and picture in picture and save these as presets for easy recall. Easily stream desktops and other sources onto the video wall.
What’s a video wall and how does it work?

A video wall is a series of synchronized displays that combine to form one large screen. That combined large screen can be used as a single canvas or it can be subdivided as needed to show a variety of content sources simultaneously.

Basic walls can be deployed using just the internal scalers built into commercial displays. However, anything beyond a basic deployment requires a dedicated processor or controller.

A video wall processor is a computer or a specialized server that takes multiple inputs, processes them and outputs synchronized content onto displays. A video wall controller is either 1) an add on to the processor which gives customers more advanced control, interactivity and lay out features, or 2) it is a solution that is both controller and processor all in one--a single solution with the functionality of both.

Why Video Walls are in such demand today

There are a few factors driving the skyrocketing rise in deployments around the world. For digital signage applications, with large format displays everywhere today, it’s getting harder to engage and attract an audience. A single display is no longer enough. Instead to compete for attention, instead organizations from around the world (even the folks at NASA) are turning to video walls with engaging content.

The increasing need for data visualization and collaboration tools is also driving the uptake in video walls. Control rooms, command centers, meeting rooms, executive suites and law enforcement are all using display walls to share data and information and to ensure informed decision making. When gathering people to collaborate and make decisions there’s no better tool than a multi-screen display.

Installation related tips Display Options

When deploying a video wall it’s important to understand the various display options available today.

Commercial video wall displays with zero bezel, narrow bezel or ultra narrow bezel are the preferred option. LED video walls are common for outdoor use. This is because outside viewing is usually from a distance. In this case low display resolution and image quality don’t matter as much. For deployments where resolution and visual performance matter, commercial LCD video wall displays are preferred.

OLED and MicroLED panels offer an alternative to LCD panels. They offer high resolution, better brightness and a wider range of colours. In addition they usually have slimmer bezels. OLED and MicroLED however are significantly more expensive than backlit LCD displays.

Blended Projection uses a controller or processor to connect multiple front or rear display projectors to create a seamless display wall. The benefit of blended projection is that the canvas has no visible bezels.

Mounting systems

While it’s possible to purchase cheap TV mounts online, this will take more time than it will save in costs. These mounts are designed for displaying a single TV and their adjustment options are limited.

Precise adjustment is key for any mount. It ensures that all wall displays are are evenly placed, level and have no gaps. Without this, the final look of the wall will not be satisfactory.

Pop out mounts are increasingly popular as they allow customers to pop out a single display and adjust it. This is important for displays without exposed sides (eg the center display on a 3x3 wall).

Specialized mounts allow users to angle individual displays for an artistic or mosaic-style lay out. Userful recommends mounts with rotation capability for art-wall deployments.

What’s a video wall and how does it work?

A video wall is a series of synchronized displays that combine to form one large screen. That combined large screen can be used as a single canvas or it can be subdivided as needed to show a variety of content sources simultaneously.

Basic walls can be deployed using just the internal scalers built into commercial displays. However, anything beyond a basic deployment requires a dedicated processor or controller.

A video wall processor is a computer or a specialized server that takes multiple inputs, processes them and outputs synchronized content onto displays. A video wall controller is either 1) an add on to the processor which gives customers more advanced control, interactivity and lay out features, or 2) it is a solution that is both controller and processor all in one--a single solution with the functionality of both.

Why Video Walls are in such demand today

There are a few factors driving the skyrocketing rise in deployments around the world. For digital signage applications, with large format displays everywhere today, it’s getting harder to engage and attract an audience. A single display is no longer enough. Instead to compete for attention, instead organizations from around the world (even the folks at NASA) are turning to video walls with engaging content.

The increasing need for data visualization and collaboration tools is also driving the uptake in video walls. Control rooms, command centers, meeting rooms, executive suites and law enforcement are all using display walls to share data and information and to ensure informed decision making. When gathering people to collaborate and make decisions there’s no better tool than a multi-screen display.

Installation related tips Display Options

When deploying a video wall it’s important to understand the various display options available today.

Commercial video wall displays with zero bezel, narrow bezel or ultra narrow bezel are the preferred option. LED video walls are common for outdoor use. This is because outside viewing is usually from a distance. In this case low display resolution and image quality don’t matter as much. For deployments where resolution and visual performance matter, commercial LCD video wall displays are preferred.

OLED and MicroLED panels offer an alternative to LCD panels. They offer high resolution, better brightness and a wider range of colours. In addition they usually have slimmer bezels. OLED and MicroLED however are significantly more expensive than backlit LCD displays.

Blended Projection uses a controller or processor to connect multiple front or rear display projectors to create a seamless display wall. The benefit of blended projection is that the canvas has no visible bezels.

Mounting systems

While it’s possible to purchase cheap TV mounts online, this will take more time than it will save in costs. These mounts are designed for displaying a single TV and their adjustment options are limited.

Precise adjustment is key for any mount. It ensures that all wall displays are are evenly placed, level and have no gaps. Without this, the final look of the wall will not be satisfactory.

Pop out mounts are increasingly popular as they allow customers to pop out a single display and adjust it. This is important for displays without exposed sides (eg the center display on a 3x3 wall).

Specialized mounts allow users to angle individual displays for an artistic or mosaic-style lay out. Userful recommends mounts with rotation capability for art-wall deployments.

Userful Cloud

Userful’s cloud management tool allows administrators to remotely manage all their Userful deployments anywhere in the world from a single, easy to use cloud based dashboard.

Userful offers two levels of access to this cloud management solution. Userful’s Basic Subscription includes email alerts, built in reporting, centralized updates and comes free with Userful’s annual maintenance and support.

Userful’s Advanced Subscription includes more advanced features such as scheduling of preset changes as well as cloud based content management. Customers with Userful’s advanced subscription are also able to access the Userful Control Center of any Userful PC through the cloud and use many of Userful’s interactivity features through the cloud as well.

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Recent Case Studies

Digital signage Video Wall Deployement

The Silverstein Arena (USA)

The Silverstein Arena, just outside of Kansas City, Missouri, is a premier entertainment destination welcoming international music stars, famous performers, and home to the city’s professional hockey team.

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National Naval Aviation Museum (USA)

The Naval Aviation Museum Foundation, Inc. is an educational and fundraising organization that supports the development of the National Naval Aviation Museum located at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida.

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Kaizen Automotive Group (Canada)

The Kaizen Automotive Group owns some of the biggest auto dealerships in Alberta, Canada, including General Motors (GM), Hyundai and Nissan dealerships.

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What our Customers Say

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Applications

Lobbies Museums
Showrooms Entertainment
Venues Public Informantion
Stadiums Retail Stores
Casinos Digital OOH
Concert Halls Education
Fairs Government
Convention Centers Medical
Amphitheters Real Estate
Hospitality QSR/Fast Casual