Tag: software

Sell Venus® Control Suite with Confidence: Free Training for Sign Companies

The advance of technology is changing customer expectations. Instead of simply selling an LED sign and its benefits, you now must sell the simple yet robust experience the customer can expect from the software. To successfully sell software, it’s important to be familiar with the functions each customer expects. Some want simple content management only. ...

Updated Software Features for MLB Teams

Our development team recently issued additional software updates for MLB customers for the 2017 season. These mid-season updates include: Data Server Statcast Player Metrics app that is currently used by five beta sites Statcast Speed of Pitch interface with HIT timer has been added based upon customer requests Trackman interface for Speed of Pitch has ...

1500 Subscriber Special!!!

Three years, 2 months, and 25 days ago, we started the Venus 1500 blog to help you get the most out of your Daktronics display. This will be our 143rd post overall, and each post provided you with tips and tricks for using your display, creating content, planning ad campaigns, showed you how to utilize shortcuts ...

Spring Ahead into Daylight Saving Time

It’s that time of year again. Next weekend you’ll sacrifice an hour of sleep in exchange for a few months of extra daylight. You will set your clocks ahead one hour forward because Daylight Saving Time officially starts at 2:00 a.m. local time on Sunday, March 12. A few places in the United States and Canada do not ...

Back to Basics: Registering Venus 1500 V4

This week we’re going old school! We receive a lot of calls from people who either need help registering their Venus 1500 V4 software or want to know why they have to register it at all.  If you’ve ever called in, or even just wondered about either of those things, you’ll want to stick around ...

Designing on a Dime

It’s all in the flick of the wrist…or the computer mouse for us! Creating great-looking content isn’t as big of a task as it may seem, especially with the right tools readily available. So we sat down with the supervisor of our Creative Services’ digital artists, Scott Larsen, to get the full scoop on resources ...

Did You Just Order a New Display? Getting Started in Venus Control Suite.

Welcome back to the Venus Control Suite blog, everyone! This week we're sharing some very important information  to ensure you get off to a great start with your new software! We want to make sure that you receive all the necessary information when you first get started using Venus Control Suite.  In order to guarantee that ...

Ring in the New Year with Venus 1500! Part I

Let us be among the last to wish you and yours a Happy New Year! A lot of people like to kick off the New Year with resolutions for a fresh start. Being a display owner should be no different!  The beginning of the year is a great time to make sure your software is ...

Windows 10 is coming… What do Venus 1500 V4 customers need to know?

Microsoft recently announced a July 29, 2015, release date for the Windows 10 Operating System. For those of you using Windows 7 or 8.1, there will be no charge from Microsoft to upgrade, but before you do so, please read the following information about how this may affect Venus 1500 V4 users! Daktronics strives to ...

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Promote the Software to Sell the Display

Use Venus® 1500 control software’s features to help close your sales. We designed our software to accommodate a wide range of users. Discover early in the sales process the user’s experience level. Then promote the software features most important to him/her. Demonstrate to the basic user how to create and schedule a message with just ...