Nov 07, 2012

ASI Adds Planar Digital Signage Displays to Portfolio

Fremont, California-based ASI Computer Technologies, a leading distributor of computer components and peripherals to over 20,000 VARs throughout North America has recently added Planar touch screen and digital signage displays to their portfolio.“The products offered by Planar present our resellers with a significant opportunity to expand their business into a variety of markets such as digital signage” said Kent Tibbils, VP of Marketing at ASI. “With the growth occurring in digital signage, kiosks and with Windows 8, it’s critical to be able to work with a partner like Planar that has a long history of innovation in the touch screen industry.”

Touch Screen Displays , Digital Signage

Nov 06, 2012

Clarity Matrix Installation Featured in Signage Solutions Magazine

The September/October issue of Signage Solutions Magazine features an article on the Clarity Matrix installation at the New York Historical Society Museum & Library – the installation, by Planar Reseller partner Electrosonic, features a 5x2 Clarity Matrix MX55 video wall in portrait orientation. Upon entrance to the facility, visitors see the Clarity Matrix video wall with historical art displayed on the wall and the video wall comes to life when a visitor stands in front of the wall – sounds can be heard and the image begins to move, making the painting come to life.Check out Planar’s full profile on our Case Study app: More…

Signage Solutions Magazine , Clarity Matrix , LCD Video Walls

Oct 17, 2012

Planar Clarity Matrix Video Wall Wins 2012 HTSA Award for Technology Innovation

Planar Systems Clarity® Matrix™ Video Wall took home an award for Technology Innovation at the annual Home Technology Specialists of America awards night.   Greg Caves, Runco/Planar Systems North American Sales Manager-Residential Channel was in attendance and received the award from Bob Hana, HTSA Managing Director and former President of Runco International.   For more information about Planar Clarity Matrix LCD Video Walls, click here.   For more information about HTSA, click here.

Clarity Matrix , HTSA , LCD Video Walls , Product Awards

Oct 03, 2012

ContentSmart Media Player for easy-to-design digital signage content

Planar announces its new full-HD digital signage media player featuring ContentSmart™ Software for easy-to-design digital signage content. With Planar® ContentSmart™ Media Player, one can easily manage, monitor and design digital signage messaging to help you deliver the right message to the right audience at the right time.The media player features 4GB of memory storage with internal day/time/ clock scheduling. Once a playlist is exported to the media player via the built-in Wi-Fi, LAN or USB options, the Planar ContentSmart Media Player is completely self sufficient.The software application allows users to create digital signage content using More…

ContentSmart Media Player , Digital Signage

Sep 14, 2012

Clarity Matrix MultiTouch Video Wall System

Planar is pleased to announce its second generation interactive LCD video wall, the Clarity® Matrix™ MultiTouch Video Wall System. Planar’s Clarity Matrix MultiTouch utilizes a touch sensor frame around the edge of the video wall allowing multiple users to touch and use gestures to interact with content on the video wall. Clarity Matrix MultiTouch utilizes Planar's ERO™ (Extended Ruggedness and Optics™) technology to provide a modular, near seamless touch surface that protects the LCD screens. Clarity Matrix MultiTouch incorporates the latest touch technology to enable up to 32 touch points simultaneously across the video wall. This allows multiple More…

MultiTouch , Clarity Matrix , planar , rAVe , Multi-user , LCD Video Walls , Interactive Solutions