Category: Sports

Daktronics Support Channels for the 2016 Motorsports Season

Racing season is here! We would like to share popular support resources that will help you have a seamless start to the 2016 season. Assess your equipment before your first event. If you have not already read our previous posts on preparing for your season, here are a few that provide helpful recommendations regarding pre-season ...

DakStats Baseball Operators Get Ready!

Opening day for 2016 is just around the corner (or for some programs down south, it’s already here) and Daktronics has several new baseball sites that will soon be utilizing DakStats Baseball scoring software. During the course of training, I often get asked how operators (with little or no DakStats experience) can prepare for opening ...

Free Recorded Training is Available for MiLB and NCAA Statistic Keepers

The Daktronics training group recently hosted a webinar that reviewed how DakStats tracks live game stats, provides detailed statistical reports and supplies data to various display systems. This recorded training provides an overview of the initial setup and game day operation of the DakStats Baseball and covers topics such as: Creating and editing teams and ...

Preparing for the 2016 Spring Sport Seasons: Display Checks

Daktronics has recommendations to help assess the condition of your displays before you start the next season. This assessment will help you identify concerns so they may be reported right away. If you do find issues, follow the steps in your service agreement or reach out to customer support so they can keep your displays ...

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MLB: Statcast Signal Flow

If you work in a Major League Baseball production facility, you’ve probably heard about Statcast; the latest platform from Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM). For the 2016 season, changes are being implemented by the league that will require the use of Statcast to feed Daktronics systems for critical items such as pitch speed and ...

Get Ready for Track Season

On your mark... get set... go!  Make sure you are ready for the upcoming track and field season by taking advantage of our training opportunity for Standard Video Systems used with track.   This webinar will provide an emphasis on the following: Signal Flow for Track Systems We will review the main components and how they ...

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Baseball Talk in Brookings

It’s that time of year when baseball production crews begin gearing up for the upcoming season. Last week, 29 representatives from 22 professional baseball organizations gathered on the Daktronics campus in Brookings, South Dakota for the Baseball User Group conference. Attendees participated in interactive presentations with Daktronics engineers, toured manufacturing and product testing areas, and ...

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Preparing for the 2016 Spring Sport Seasons: Content Strategies

It still feels like winter at our Daktronics corporate offices in South Dakota, but spring is not far away. If you haven’t already, now to prepare your video and control equipment for the spring sports seasons. Our professional services group has some things to consider when planning your content strategies for the next season. Review ...

Introduction to the All Sport 5000

One of my most memorable training memories happened when supporting a college basketball game at a new venue. Before the event, the display operators and I followed a thorough pregame check. We checked the control systems and tested the stat feeds to be sure everything would run smooth for the first big basketball game at ...

Troubleshooting RTD

Real Time Data (RTD) is often a huge part of any event when it comes to displaying player stats, clocks, out-of-town scores, Tweets, closed captioning; or shot charts on a video board. There are numerous interface options for displaying data in Daktronics control systems, and depending on the application, you may use one or more. ...