Category: Sports

Staying Up-to-Date on Content Trends: Q&A with Bob Lee

With audiences today expecting the highest in entertainment value at live events, there is a large amount of pressure to deliver a unique and exhilarating fan experience. Bob Lee and the Daktronics Creative Services team are no stranger to this industry and enjoy bringing inspiring LED content to their customers.

What’s new for baseball in 2019?

Here is what to expect for the 2019 baseball season:  New Daktronics MLB OOT (Out of Town) Scores Interface Our NEW OOT Scores Interface will soon be available as a replacement for Sports Wire 4000. This new software: Uses BAM’S latest API’s for the source of the data, making it more reliable and accurate.Is built ...

Sponsorship Dollars Reach the Classroom

When high schools purchase a video display, they can choose to raise the funds needed through sponsors in the community. With the right plan, those funds can exceed the cost of the display and start bringing money in for the school to fund additional needs.

Do you know how your system backs up content?

Creating a backup of your DMP is a critical step when preparing for the unexpected. An extra copy of your configuration and content will help you return your system back to working order in the event of a computer repair or replacement. Read on to learn how your Show Control / DMP-8000 system is designed ...

Implementing and Operating Show Control System Updates (version 2.13): Q&A with Angie Wilson

Angie Wilson, Daktronics Professional Services Manager, talks about Show Control updates and new performance-enhancing features you can expect in software update version 2.13. Angie provides insight into not only what is new in this update but also how it affects personnel operating a show.

The Biggest Football Game on the Biggest Video Scoreboard

For the 15th consecutive year, Daktronics equipment will be used for football’s biggest game.

Eau Claire Catchup: New Equipment. Higher Enrollment.

In the 3 years since the install of their video display, things have been busy at Eau Claire North High School in Wisconsin. Joe Eisenhuth, Assistant Principal and Athletic Director and Jan Bowe, Technical Education Teacher at Eau Claire filled us in on what’s new with their video display and student crew.

Daktronics Creativity Flows as Patriots Roll in Playoffs

In 2016, the New England Patriots decided to update the content for their LED displays at Gillette Stadium, which featured multiple technologies and pixel pitches. A unique “lighthouse” display in one end zone required special content considerations to ensure it translated on the display correctly. In addition, integration of all of these displays and technologies ...

Video Wall Adds a New Dimension for Schools

Why do 70% of schools and colleges install digital signage systems? Schools constantly communicate with students, teachers and the community. It’s easy to publish effective messages on a digital system, from the day’s cafeteria menu to emergency announcements.

New Year, New Gear

2018 has faded away and the New Year is upon us. However, the celebration’s not over just yet at Daktronics. While we won’t be shooting off fireworks, we are toasting a new round of products and capabilities we are introducing to the market in 2019.