Digital Signage

ABOUT THIS SERVICE

Digital signage is managed by IT Services in partnership with SFU Communcations and Marketing. The service provides a digital platform to communicate University events and services. This service offers an opportunity for recognized campus organizations and university departments to publicize events or broadcast announcements that are of student interest or student-oriented in nature across all campuses.

IT Services maintains the content management system (powered by Carousel), manages accounts/licenses and provides consultation services to departments interested in implementing a digital signage solution. SFU Communications and Marketing is available to work with departments to develop their content management strategy.

Communicators in departments, schools or Faculties have access to this service.

Licensing and subscription fees apply to use this use service.

FEATURES INCLUDE:

  • Unified messaging from University Communications and targeted content according to campus location
  • Centrally managed notifications for security such as weather warnings and catastrophic events
  • Class cancellations, room changes, exam schedules and other pertinent academic information for students
  • Up-to-date information on campus events & promotions
  • Introduction of media rich content such as moving images, video, TV feeds, and scrolling text to improve engagement
  • Unified digital signage system installed in SFU common areas
  • Ability to self-manage content for department digital display using standardized templates
  • Self-managed end-user training available for content management

RESOURCES

A/V DIGITAL SIGNAGE CONSULTATIONS

Looking for a robust digital signage solution that fits your area? Connect with our A/V team to find the perfect solution.

A/V Consultation

DIGITAL SIGNAGE GETTING STARTED RESOURCES

Everything about digital signage from SFU Communicators Toolkit

 
Request a Digital Signage Player Report Issue Request Account

Details

Service ID: 2399
Created
Mon 6/6/22 1:19 PM
Modified
Wed 9/7/22 7:29 PM
Audience
The constituents for whom the service is available (e.g., students, faculty, staff).
Staff
Faculty
Students
Researchers
External

Service Offerings (3)

Digital Signage - Request a Digital Signage Player
Request an SFU digital signage player for your area (charges apply).
Digital Signage - Report Issue
Campus screens are centrally managed and supported by IT Services in partnership with SFU Communications and Marketing.
Digital Signage - Request Account
Request a Carousel account for your department. IT Services will complete the creation of your account and will contact you once your login is ready.