BrightSign, the global market leader in digital signage media players, today announced significant updates to BSN.cloud, the company’s cloud-based digital signage network management platform. BSN.cloud sits at the core of the BrightSign ecosystem, enabling cloud-connectivity to all BrightSign players for easy, secure player and content management across any network-connected digital signage.
“In two short years, BSN.cloud has become an integral piece of the BrightSign ecosystem,” said Jeff Hastings, CEO of BrightSign. “We have invested heavily in the platform to ensure we’re providing the functionality our customers need, and BSN.cloud is now more robust than ever with a host of new features.”
The BSN.cloud updates announced today improve workflow in two primary areas: player set-up and player control & remote management:
BSN.cloud streamlines media player set-up with simple on-screen instructions for player activation and provisioning for any number of players simultaneously. BSN.cloud includes a free subscription to the Control Cloud, with the ability to customize player set-up with an extensive list of partner CMS providers. Additionally, BSN.cloud now includes the following features during the player set-up process:
- Support for BrightSign Mobile
- WPA Enterprise/802.1x
- Multi-network port redundancy and prioritization
- Streamlined single set-up for custom configurations with partner CMS
- Tagged VLAN support
Player Control and Remote Management
Real-time player control via BSN.cloud enables users to view and monitor media player health in real time from any location, including player diagnostics and controls. With BSN.cloud, administrators can take remote snapshots to see what’s playing on-screen, and remotely perform player reboots and BrightSign OS updates. On top of the functionality described above, BSN.cloud now offers the following capabilities for player status & controls:
- Real-time reporting of player network health over the previous 24 hours
- The ability to assess SD card health in real time
- Make real-time edits to player properties such as network settings, interface priority & data rate limiting
- Auto-discovery & configuration of network interfaces
- Automatic rollback to a valid network configuration
For more information about BrightSign’s BSN.cloud cloud-based digital signage network management platform, visit https://www.brightsign.biz/bsncloud. Existing users can click here for a free cloud-based subscription, and to set up any BrightSign media player on the BSN.cloud Control Cloud.
BrightSign LLC, the global market leader in digital signage media players, is headquartered in Los Gatos, California, with offices in Europe and Asia. BrightSign manufactures media players and provides free software and networking solutions for the commercial digital signage market worldwide, serving all vertical segments of the digital signage marketplace. From entry-level BrightSign LS players to BrightSign XT players offering state-of-the-art technology and unsurpassed performance, BrightSign’s products are known for their signature reliability, affordability, ease-of-use, and market-leading technology. For more information, visit www.brightsign.biz. Follow BrightSign at http://twitter.com/brightsign and http://www.facebook.com/BrightSignLLC.