Kenley Cheung Rensselaer Center for Open Source So6ware
Introduc:on • Concerto is an open source digital signage system used here at RPI. • Concerto has operates on a client-‐server model. – Clients (Concerto Player instances) download content from the content server and display them. – Concerto Player currently displays content in a carousel-‐like fashion. – No interac:vity with the viewer.
What’s been done so far? • Framework for Concerto Con Moto – LiveUSB + Chromium + Packaged Chrome Applica:on – Concerto Player replacement • No longer requires internet connec:on to ini:alize. • Classic exponen:al back-‐oﬀ when network disrup:ons occur. • Skeleton code for con moto overlay checked in. • UI mockup of Concerto con moto overlay
What’s in store… • Concerto Player conﬁgura:on – Powered by HTML5 localStorage – Set Concerto server endpoint • Not all Concerto users are at RPI • One-‐size-‐ﬁts-‐all Concerto Player – No need to generate new disk images – Choice between overlay or simple control of screen content • Integra:on with exis:ng Concerto screen.js and Concerto client infrastructure