BrightSign Announces Major Updates to

Cambridge, UK, Tuesday, 30 November 2021 – BrightSign, LLC®, the global market leader in digital signage media players, today announced significant updates to, the company’s cloud-based digital signage network management platform. sits at the core of the BrightSign ecosystem,e1153br - BrightSign's enables cloud-connectivity to all BrightSign players_sml enabling cloud-connectivity to all BrightSign players for easy, secure player and content management across any network-connected digital signage.

“In two short years, has become an integral piece of the BrightSign ecosystem,” said Jeff Hastings, CEO of BrightSign. “We have invested heavily in the platform to ensure we’re providing the functionality our customers need, and is now more robust than ever with a host of new features.”

The updates announced today improve workflow in two primary areas: player set-up and player control and remote management:

Player Set-Up streamlines media player set-up with simple on-screen instructions for player activation and provisioning for any number of players simultaneously. includes a free subscription to the Control Cloud, with the ability to customize player set-up with an extensive list of partner CMS providers. Additionally, now includes the following features during the player set-up process:

  • Support for BrightSign Mobile
  • WPA Enterprise/802.1x
  • Multi-network port redundancy and prioritization
  • Streamlined single set-up for custom configurations with partner CMS
  • Tagged VLAN support

Player Control and Remote Management
Real-time player control via enables users to view and monitor media player health in real time from any location, including player diagnostics and controls. With, administrators can take remote snapshots to see what’s playing on-screen, and remotely perform player reboots and BrightSign OS updates. On top of the functionality described above, now offers the following capabilities for player status and  controls:

  • Real-time reporting of player network health over the previous 24 hours
  • The ability to assess SD card health in real time
  • Make real-time edits to player properties such as network settings, interface priority and data rate limiting
  • Auto-discovery and configuration of network interfaces
  • Automatic rollback to a valid network configuration

For more information about BrightSign’s cloud-based digital signage network management platform, visit Existing users can click here for a free cloud-based subscription, and to set up any BrightSign media player on the Control Cloud.

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About BrightSign®
BrightSign LLC, the global market leader in digital signage media players, is headquartered in Los Gatos, California, with offices in Europe and Asia. BrightSign manufactures media players and provides free software and networking solutions for the commercial digital signage market worldwide, serving all vertical segments of the digital signage marketplace. From entry-level BrightSign LS players to BrightSign XT players offering state-of-the-art technology and unsurpassed performance, BrightSign’s products are known for their signature reliability, affordability, ease-of-use, and market-leading technology.

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