Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
28/07/2023

Carousel Digital Signage Keeps Campus Messaging Lively For Butler University

News Image
Carousel Digital Signage continues to strengthen relationships with long-time customers by transitioning server-based digital signage systems to the cloud, helping IT departments simplify operations while also establishing end user models that invite more content contributors.

Carousel's latest success story involves Butler University, an Indianapolis-based higher education campus that has now expanded to more than 80 screens across 15 departments.

With just over 5,000 students, Butler University markets itself as a "relatively small" university that places a strong emphasis on student engagement. That message resonates for students, staff and visitors that regularly see fresh and timely digital signage content on displays positioned throughout the campus.

"Carousel is our vehicle for pushing out timely and important information," said Sierra Davis, Information Systems Analyst, Information Technology for Butler University. "We use it to promote our campus events and provide general information, and increasingly find new and creative ways to use the network. We have just started to publish QR codes that connect to our Calm App, a collaboration between our HR and Student Affairs teams that offers students a meditation, sleep and relaxation app to reduce stress and anxiety. We are also now connecting Carousel to our emergency alert system through its integration with CAP (Common Alerting Protocol), which will provide alerts on all campus screens in the event of severe weather and other urgent matters."

The migration to Carousel Cloud simplifies daily functions of the network, including content management and system maintenance. Davis shares that departments generally have free autonomy to contribute content, and the cloud platform makes it easier for contributors to log in, upload and schedule content from anywhere. "We do have a marketing team that oversees everything, and they also publish a lot of content that spans across the different colleges and departments when it pertains to more general audiences. However, students at the College of Pharmacy will see information about events that matter to them, and each department in general will personalize content that will show appreciation to coworkers, highlight student achievements, and generally promote a message of community for those in the building."

www.carouselsignage.com
VMI.TV Ltd

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

21/05/2024
EMG / Gravity Media Appoints General Manager For The Middle East Region
EMG / Gravity Media has appointed Martyn Edwards as the General Manager for the Middle East region. In his role, Martyn will be instrumental in harmon
20/05/2024
Calibrite Appoints New General Manager
Calibrite, the global leader in colour management solutions for photographers, filmmakers, designers and content creators, proudly has appointed Stefa
14/01/2020
Australian Private School Deploys Carousel Cloud Digital Signage Software
An Australian private school has deployed Carousel Cloud digital signage software to improve the user experience and streamline costs for campus-wide
05/04/2018
NewTek TriCasterĀ® Inspires Learning At UK University
Newtek's TricasterĀ® has been used successfully by students at the University of Portsmouth to create projects, professional broadcasts, and award-winn
01/03/2023
Carousel Digital Signage Bundles Two Primary Services
Carousel Digital Signage has bundled two of its primary services for new and long-term Carousel Cloud customers that provide a wealth of design and tr
30/05/2008
US Media Communications Students Return To Olympics
A US college is sending media students to the Olympics in China. As it has for every Olympics since 1984, Asbury College, in Wilmore, Kentucky, will s
13/05/2019
Carousel Digital Signage Adds Media Player Support
Carousel Digital Signage has added media player support for Mersive Solstice, allowing users to simplify the management of digital signage content in
11/12/2018
Carousel Cloud Now Available
Carousel Digital Signage has announced the immediate availability of Carousel Cloud, a new subscription-based SaaS platform. Ideal for any business se
02/03/2020
Carousel Digital Signage Continues Partnership With BrightSign
Carousel Digital Signage continues its multi-year partnership with BrightSign with the integration of Carousel Cloud with BrightSign's BSN.cloud, a ne
09/07/2019
University Of Surrey Adopts Award-Winning Autoscript Solution
The University of Surrey has selected Autoscript's award-winning WinPlus-IP News prompting solution to help boost a degree programme at the institutio
24/04/2002
Picardy announces new college video for students
Picardy Media Group have produced a new video for potential students of the Royal National College for the Blind (RNC) in Hereford to enable them to l
05/06/2019
Player Support Extended For Carousel Cloud
Carousel Digital Signage has extended player support for Carousel Cloud, its subscription-based SaaS platform, to Mersive Solstice wireless displays a
12/06/2019
NewTek Announces Recipients Of 2019 Education Awards
NewTek has announced the recipients of the annual 2019 Education Awards during The Media Production Show, held at London Olympia. Launched in October
16/03/2018
Carousel Digital Signage Software Made Fully Available On Apple TV
The full power of the Carousel Digital Signage Software has been available on Apple TVĀ® after the launch of Carousel's new app. The Carousel App offer
13/08/2008
First Ever UK University WebTV Site Unveiled
Buckinghamshire New University has launched Bucks Television, the university's brand new webTV site, and the first of its kind at any UK university. T