RMG partners with BrightSign to deliver transformative digital signage solutions
Managing global enterprise signage networks and visual communications simplified by intensified partnership
Cambridge, UK, Monday, 19 March, 2018 – BrightSign, LLC®, the global market leader in digital signage media players, today announced RMG and BrightSign, both global leaders in technology-driven visual communications solutions, proudly announce a closer technology partnership as RMG’s proprietary CMS platform, Korbyt™, now supports BrightSign Series 3 media players. Korbyt was launched in 2017 with the aim of conquering the digital signage software market, offering a unique set of features and setting out to be the most adaptable enterprise visual communications platform available in the market. After close collaboration between both companies, all major features of the Korbyt platform are now supported on BrightSign players. Some of these features include: Drag and drop WYSIWYG user interface, multi-zone layouts, HTML5 layouts with animations, multi-platform visualizations, RSS integration, real-time social media feeds, URLs, simple and complex data integrations, extended playlists and scheduling options, and much more.
This provides current and future BrightSign users with an even wider range of options when it comes to choosing the CMS platform that will bring their visual communications strategies to life. “As the global market leader in digital signage media players, we want to provide our customers with a wide array of choices when it comes to software,” said Jeff Hastings, BrightSign CEO. “RMG Networks’ CMS platform, Korbyt, is an excellent choice for enterprise customers looking for a robust visual communications tool.”
Korbyt was built around a unique combination of core principles that provide the platform with an innovative edge, and are now also available to BrightSign users: hyper intuitive user interface and workflow; cross-platform versatility by supporting all major media platforms; 100% enterprise scalability through its cloud-based offering; remarkable connectivity thanks to its open API architecture; measurability through robust reporting modules and easy manageability via clever remote system monitoring, as well as extended user management options.
BrightSign offers a wide range of hardware and RMG is pleased to have extended support to the Series 3 LS, HD and XT lines with Korbyt.
Ben Johnston, vice president of product management at RMG states; “With our latest update to the Korbyt platform, RMG is very excited to announce support for BrightSign media players. BrightSign is recognized as a leader in the digital signage media player market, and RMG looks forward to introducing the power of Korbyt to existing as well as new BrightSign users looking for impactful and transformational digital signage solutions.”
RMG goes beyond traditional communications to help businesses increase productivity, efficiency and engagement through digital messaging. By combining best-in-class software, hardware, business applications and services, RMG offers a single point of accountability for integrated data visualization and real-time performance management. The company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with additional offices in the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates. For more information, visit www.rmgnetworks.com.
BrightSign, LLC is a privately held company located in Los Gatos, California founded in 2002 by Anthony Wood, the inventor of the digital video recorder (DVR) and Roku. BrightSign is the global market leader in digital signage media players, as reported by IHS every single quarter from 2013 to present in its "Global Market for Digital Signage" research study, which publishes market share of all media players and PC-based signage solutions combined. BrightSign players are known for their signature reliability, affordability and ease-of-use by the commercial digital signage market worldwide.