Appspace Cloud Update (November 7, 2018)

Appspace logoWe have begun working with Appspace to migrate sign content to the cloud. Any updates to your digital sign(s) after Noon on November 7, 2018, will not appear on the cloud version and will need to be redone after the migration is complete.

Appspace Invites

Starting tomorrow, November 8, 2018, Appspace users will be invited to the new cloud environment. Users will receive an email with a link to create your account on the new cloud service. The email will look like the one featured below:

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Appspace to move to the Cloud in November

Appspace logoAs many of you are well aware, the license for our Appspace digital signage expires at the end of this month. In reviewing the usage of digital signage on campus and the expense of support and maintaining the on-premises server, it was decided that moving to Appspace’s cloud environment would be not only more cost-effective but also provide more benefits to the campus, such as our digital signage environment being always up-to-date with the latest features and not requiring Adobe Flash. We have received an extension to our on-premise Appspace to allow time for the move.

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Campus digital signage server to be updated this summer

Appspace logoOIT is currently upgrading the campus digital signage server to the latest on-premise release, Appspace 6.3. The update will enable some new features like Cards, Channels, and new content libraries. Over the next couple of weeks, we will be recruiting users of the digital signage system to test the upgrade before deploying to the rest of the campus in July. If you are interested in being a tester, please send an email to Ian Aberle at iaberle@smu.edu. Continue reading Campus digital signage server to be updated this summer

Appspace switchover starts today (09/06/2016)

Appspace logoAs a reminder, our switchover to the new Appspace (formerly known as Nexus On-Demand) server for the campus digital signs begins this week. You may notice the team in the windows environment doing the manual updates to your digital sign. Unfortunately, these changes cannot be completed behind the scenes. Feel free to switch off your digital sign(s) for the day if this will be an issue. Your scheduled day for the switch can be found at blog.smu.edu/itconnect/2016/09/02/appspace-v5-8-now-available-digital-signage/ Continue reading Appspace switchover starts today (09/06/2016)

Appspace v5.8 Now Available for Digital Signage

Appspace logoWe have upgraded our digital signage solution Appspace (formerly known as Nexus On-Demand) and are now able to deploy the updated digital signage system campus-wide. This latest version will enable new features, performance improvements, better browser support, and the ability to add additional networks to support more players on campus. Continue reading Appspace v5.8 Now Available for Digital Signage