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LED video solutions at InfoComm 2015

InfoComm 2015

Speaking of LED displays at InfoComm 2015 one can’t help but agree with from CTS: “The LED pixel pitches were tighter, the displays were bigger, and 4k seemed to be the phrase of the week”. This apt conclusion summarizes the main trends in the large LED displays market today. InfoComm 2015 found major LED manufacturers presenting fine pitch solutions for the control room, boardroom, retail and corporate applications at close viewing distances (1.3 meters and less). Here is our brief summary of the most remarkable products showcased.

Clemson goes digital with Daktronics video system

Daktronics video system for the Littlejohn Coliseum

Clemson University has commissioned to design, manufacture and install a new visualization system for the renovated Littlejohn Coliseum sports facility. The system consisting of multiple LED displays will bring in over 270 square meters of video display space to the Coliseum, the press release said.

Daktronics brings enhanced experience to casino in Buffalo

Seneca Buffalo Creek Daktronics display

Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino in Buffalo, New York, has its new expansion fitted out with two new LED displays and an audio system. The project has been delivered in conjunction with Indirap, a professional video production team, to bring interactive content to the screens.

Daktronics halo display to light up Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Daktronics halo display in the Mercedes-Benz stadium

The company announced they have designed, engineered and put into manufacturing a large-scale set of LED displays for the Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC. The installation, which is a total of 7664 square meters, includes an innovative 360-degree halo display, digital LED column and 12 other LED displays installed throughout the facility.

Daktronics LED media systems to fit out sport arenas

LED cube HE&R

The importance of digital solutions for sports facilities is hard to overestimate. As LED technology goes down in price more local sports centers, adopt top-notch video display systems to enhance their fans’ game-day atmosphere.

Daktronics LED screen to light up Piccadilly Lights

Daktronics 4K LED display at Piccadilly Lights.

Land Securities, the UK property company and the owner of the Piccadilly Lights, has initiated the major upgrade of the London’s iconic landmark. The redevelopment implies the replacement of a current patchwork of smaller displays with a seamless 4K LED canvas that will retain the renowned curved shape of the location.

Daktronics provides 25 LED displays for Las Vegas' newest landmark

Trapezoid facade by Daktronics at T-mobile Arena

The newly opened T-mobile Arena in Las-Vegas features over 1500 square meters of LED video technology installed in and around the venue. The installation includes a massive see-through video wall of irregular shape above the main entrance as well as a center-hung configuration, fascia, tunnel entry, scorer's tables, and exterior displays, the press release said.

Daktronics provides high-resolution LED screen for New England Patriots

Daktronics' end zone display at Gillette Stadium

On 29th of October the company announced its first 1.9mm indoor LED display had been installed for the longtime customer New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The installation joins over 900sqm of ’ outdoor video equipment installed at Gillette Stadium previously.

Digital billboard technology enhanced with DB-5000 series

Daktronics LED billboard

has announced the advancement of its digital billboard technology with innovative DB-5000 series. The product is described as featuring enhanced image quality, high reliability and lowered TCO, the company said. Supplementing the DB-5000 package is the Venus Control Suite software developed for out of home (OOH) advertising.

Expert Opinion: Jason Melby, Daktronics

Daktronics logo

Daktronics started in 1968 as a small company that manufactured electronic voting systems for state legislatures. Today, having been on the market for almost fifty years, it is one of the world leaders in the display industry. According to iSuppli Corp., Daktronics has been holding 30 percent of the entire worldwide LED video display market share since 2001. With an extensive portfolio including electronic scoreboards, programmable display systems, large screen video displays, and audio systems, the company provides a full range of services for its type of business.

FedExForum to receive a unique video display system

FedExForum Daktronics LED video display system

Nearly 1000 square meters of the Daktronics-manufactured LED equipment will be deployed to renovate FedExForum, a home arena of the Memphis Grizzlies basketball team. The installation, which includes 24 displays totally, will be ready by the start of 2017-2018 season, the press release said.

Fine pitch outdoors: fashion or necessity?

Storm Cromination London

Traditionally DOOH signage relied on large pixel pitch solutions intended to be seen from afar, like billboards or displays positioned high on buildings. The location implied that viewers would be located at a considerable distance from the screen, which could have pixel layouts as large as 50mm and larger.

Ford Field arena to receive massive digital upgrade

Daktronics LED video system is to be installed in Ford Field arena

Making ready for the start of the 2017 game season, the Detroit Lions are improving their home stadium with a large-scale LED video system from Daktronics. Consisting totally of 21 displays the system is said to provide over 2400 square meters of digital space.

GoVision boosts their positions with the latest acquisition

GoVision Acquires Custom Design & Fabrication

, a full-service LED screen provider from Argyle, Texas, has acquired the assets of Custom Design and Fabrication, LLC, a company specializing in building mobile display trailers. The move marks the company’s fifth strategic acquisition since the beginning of 2014 and expands its portfolio of services with decades of expertise in the design and manufacturing of LED support elements, the press release said.

ISE 2017: resolution and processing rule supreme

LED video display systems at ISE 2017

The ISE 2017, a joint venture of CEDIA and InfoComm, took place from 7-10 of February in Amsterdam RAI. The event drew nearly 74 thousand attendees who came to experience first-hand the cutting edge innovations from all sectors of AV industry. Growing bigger each year, ISE sets its own records and reflect dynamic and vibrant progress that the AV community undergoes these days.

LED displays at ISE 2016: chasing the elusive pixel

ISE 2016

From the 9th till the 12th of February the world of pro AV centralized in Amsterdam to experience one of the most prominent industry events, the Integrated Systems Europe. With the record number of registered attendees topping 65 000, over 1000 exhibitors on the show floor and the most extensive education programs from CEDIA and InfoComm, the ISE2016 has been officially confirmed as the biggest and best show so far in its 13-year history.

LED video industry old-timers: the age of credibility

Daktronics digital scoreboard Cicero-North Syracuse, NY, 1999 LED video industry old-timers: the age of credibility

Today, when digital technologies are at their height, the market of LED displays is a dynamic, competitive space that features all kinds of product offerings. With its history dating back a little more than two decades, it is quite young yet develops in giant leaps, especially recently. Among the abundance of companies that the market is burgeoning with, there are those that have been maneuvering through its turbulent waters over twenty years, facing challenges, living through ups and downs yet inexorably moving to success.

Luxury oceangoing liners boast first of its kind video system

​The RoboScreen system

Royal Caribbean International has a new hi-tech RoboScreen® system installed in its new Quantum Class cruise ships. The system features six custom-made Daktronics’ displays mounted upon movable robotic arms produced by ABB.

NewPark Renovation Goes Digital With Curved Daktronics LED Display

Daktronics NewPark LED video technologies

LED video technologies were used to create a memorable visual centerpiece within the NewPark shopping mall in Newark, California. A curved LED video display surrounded by linear freeform elements encases an elevator at the mall's center court offering a unique marketing opportunity for the mall’s retailers.

Target Center to install Daktronics video display system

Daktronics LED display for the Target Center

On 14th of April, the company announced that they will design, manufacture and install a new LED video display system for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Target Center. According to , the facility will feature nearly 800 square meters of LED display space with a 15-display center-hung configuration highlighting the installation.

Wake Forest partners with Daktronics for LJVM Coliseum display upgrades

Daktronics LED displays LJVM Coliseum

Within the partnership Daktronics will provide 35 LED displays to Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial (LJVM) Coliseum in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The installation, which includes nearly 500 square meters will be completed this summer for a new 2017-18 games season, the press release said.