Gefen releases signage media player

Gefen has released the EXT-HD-DSMP, an HD digital signage media player.

It offers content playback with support for 1080p full HD and supplies outputs for HDMI, component, composite and s-video connectivity with audio.

Calendar-based scheduling using Gefen’s new Content Management Software CMS) is accessible through any network to manage all digital signage content from any computer on the network. Based on file transfer protocols (FTP), content can be pushed to the HD Digital Signage Media Player or pulled based on automated calendar scheduling. Software is included for the player.

Built-in feedback for functions such as playback, system status and uploaded content is included. Directory and file structure can be managed through text-based editing programs.

Two USB 2.0 ports are provided for storage on a flash drive or external hard drive. The player ships with one USB flash drive included.

Integrated mounting brackets and a small footprint allow the HD Digital Signage Media Player to be mounted behind connected displays.