Today’s sports facilities are becoming more and more media-intensive. HD displays are almost everywhere – hallways, entries, concessions, suites, even bathrooms. Typical content includes one or more HD live feeds, digital signage, and, in suites, popular cable channels.
The number of TVs at the site typically ranges from 300 to 1000, so control can be labor-intensive. Many facilities employ CR Display Express technology. Control networks over existing RF system, so no addition wiring is needed. TV integration, using a low-cost controller at each TV. Central control is largely managed by an event schedule created in Web-based software, with the option to respond to changes using a PC or wireless tablet.
Many venues also include sports bars, with channel arrays arranged manually or by scheduled presets.