These are rough times, but it may be encouraging to read that there is indeed some investor money out there for companies in the digital signage ecosystem.
The funding by Reflex Capital will enable signageOS to further realize its position as the only digital signage unification technology provider and facilitate the expansion of the signageOS team and services. Furthermore, the funding will be used to accelerate operations, fuel further platform enhancements, as well as support existing customers’ rapid growth.
signageOS provides a unified method to accessing and using smart commercial displays and other professional digital signage hardware. signageOS does this in conjunction with providing uniformed, cloud hardware management to content management system companies as well as other digital signage stakeholders like integrated solutions providers.
Since launching in 2018, signageOS has garnered partnerships with global content management system companies as well as leading digital signage hardware manufacturers. Tens of thousands of devices across the globe in verticals such as banking, retail, airports, educational institutions, quick service restaurants, cinemas, among many others are connected and rely on the signageOS technology every day.
signageOS solves the problem of hardware and software compatibility in digital signage creating a new market category in the industry. signageOS is building new business opportunities for its partners through an API-first approach while drastically increasing savings on development costs, platform integration maintenance, and remote troubleshooting.
signageOS CEO Stan Richter CEO: “Our efforts will continue to unlock new opportunities for all of our partners, build open ecosystems, and drive software-based innovation for the entire digital signage industry that has long been predominantly focused just on hardware.”
Dave Haynes is the founder and editor of Sixteen:Nine, an online publication that has followed the digital signage industry for some 14 years. Dave does strategic advisory consulting work for many end-users and vendors, and also writes for many of them. He’s based near Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Canada’s east coast.