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Contact Julia Allis in the Office of Communications at x6646 or at jpallis@esf.edu.

Campus Digital Signage
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The Office of Communications, in conjunction with Computing and Network Services and the Instructional Technology Service, administers digital signage and public displays on campus.

Currently installed panels centrally managed using Four Winds Interactive software include:

  • Baker Laboratory, 3rd Floor (adjacent to CNS Help Desk)
  • Baker Laboratory, Ground Floor (atrium)
  • Bray Hall, Rotunda (2 displays; 1 informational, 1 interactive kiosk)
  • Gateway Center, North Concourse (2 displays, at Carrier Dome-facing entrance)
  • Gateway Center, South Concourse (2 displays, above ESF Bookstore)
  • Gateway Center, 2nd Floor (Admissions lobby)
  • Gateway Center, Ground Floor (CHP power plant)
  • Illick Hall, Ground Floor (at Carrier Dome-facing entrance)
  • Illick Hall, 2nd Floor (CIRTAS lab)
  • Marshall Hall, 1st Floor (main lobby)
  • Moon Library, 1st Floor (facing entrance)
  • Walters Hall, 2nd Floor (2 displays; near bridge entrance)

What are the Advantages?

Centrally controlling your digital signage allows easy distribution of flyers, news, events and other information and creates a standard and reliable information gateway. Four Winds' system greatly improves reliability of service. Departments will still have the ability to manage the content on their displays, and the Office of Communications will work with you to ensure the system meets your needs. The goals of this system are to make maintenance and distribution easier for everyone involved in the process.

Policies

All new digital signage needs to be centrally controlled via the campus-purchased Four Winds Interactive system. This system allows us to interrupt signage for campus security alerts via OrangeAlert and NY-Alert and makes content distribution much easier.

Installing Signage

If you are interested in installing signage in your area, please refer to the Recommended Configurations and Pricing document for estimated costs and system requirements. Please be advised that digital signage is not as simple as purchasing an inexpensive TV and mounting it on the wall; better displays are required to avoid burn-in and other longevity issues.


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