Capital Networks Announces Support of Panasonic OpenPort PLATFORM™ – Capital Networks News

Capital Networks Announces Support of Panasonic OpenPort PLATFORM™

Panasonic Digital Signage Solution for Corporate, Municipal, Campus, Healthcare, Hotel communication.

Capital Networks Limited, a leading global provider of dynamic digital signage content creation and management software, has announced support of the Panasonic Android and HTML5-based OpenPort PLATFORM, the latest addition to the Audience digital signage software platform.

The recently released AF1 Series incorporates a high-performance SoC (System on Chip) with a 1 GHz quad-core CPU, 1 GB of RAM, and 8 GB of internal storage and offers tremendous flexibility with regards to deployment by eliminating the need for mounting or cabling of an external media player.

The integration of the Audience content management system offers a powerful digital signage solution allowing users to display text, graphic, video, automated data content and more in customized single or multi-zone displays with emergency messaging and dynamic NFC support.

Initial setup of network, language preferences and app installation is simple using the remote controller and Panasonic home screen. Updates to media content, presentation scheduling, and monitoring can all be performed remotely via the Audience content management system.

The slim-bezel AF1 Series is offered in 42-, 49-, and 55-inch sizes and is engineered without fans for reliable 24/7 operation in both landscape and portrait orientation.

Combining the high performance Audience content management system with Panasonic’s brilliant picture quality and proven reliability, the AF1 Series presents a cost-effective and self-contained solution for high-impact digital signage.

About Panasonic

Panasonic Corporation is a worldwide leader in the development of diverse electronics technologies and solutions for customers in the consumer electronics, housing, automotive, enterprise solutions and device industries. Since its founding in 1918, the company has expanded globally and now operates 468 subsidiaries and 94 associated companies worldwide, recording consolidated net sales of 7.715 trillion yen for the year ended March 31, 2015. Committed to pursuing new value through innovation across divisional lines, the company uses its technologies to create a better life and a better world for its customers. Click here to learn more about Panasonic.


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