{"_id":"57fcc4860312b20e00ac64d8","parentDoc":null,"category":{"_id":"57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c1","version":"57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c0","__v":0,"project":"5435687035740020002a1c04","sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2014-10-24T21:57:06.899Z","from_sync":false,"order":0,"slug":"introduction","title":"Introduction"},"__v":1,"version":{"_id":"57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c0","project":"5435687035740020002a1c04","__v":1,"createdAt":"2016-10-11T10:52:54.637Z","releaseDate":"2016-10-11T10:52:54.637Z","categories":["57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c1","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c2","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c3","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c4","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c5","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c6","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c7","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c8","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64c9","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64ca","57fcc4860312b20e00ac64cb"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":false,"is_stable":true,"codename":"[APP-1265], [APP-1035]","version_clean":"5.2.0","version":"5.2"},"project":"5435687035740020002a1c04","user":"54497cce27b7fc140078d9a5","updates":[],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2014-10-31T17:34:19.173Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","githubsync":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","auth":"never","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":0,"body":"[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"info\",\n  \"title\": \"Telemetry (noun) | te·lem·e·try \\\\tə-ˈle-mə-trē\\\\\",\n  \"body\": \"Telemetry is the highly automated communications process by which measurements are made, and other data collected at remote, or inaccessible, points and transmitted to receiving equipment for monitoring\"\n}\n[/block]\nTelemetryTV's advanced display management platform allows you to manage different types of content and display to any number of screens using one easy-to-use platform.\n\nTelemetryTV eliminates the need to use multiple applications to broadcast different types of content by providing one platform that lets you display anything from real-time dashboards, streaming videos and images, to interactive applications.\n\nWith TelemetryTV you can automatically provision and network multiple Chrome devices using the Chrome device manager, making adding more displays easy and cost effective.\n\n# Digital Signage\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"info\",\n  \"title\": \"What is Digital Signage?\",\n  \"body\": \"Digital signage is a sub-segment of signage. Digital signages use technologies such as LCD, LED, and Projection to display content such as digital images, video, streaming media, and information.\"\n}\n[/block]\nTelemetryTV also allows you to create Digital Signage. You can use the TelemetryTV editor to create a specific sign board, point TelemetryTV to remote URLs, upload videos or images, edit an existing template, and/or configure a playlist with your content. This content can then be displayed to any number of screens. With Digital Signage, you can manage and schedule content, display dynamic data, and receive reports and analytics based on views and frequency.\n\nCreate a playlist to display and rotate through any signage you create using the TelemetryTV editor, from images, videos or a combination of both. Using the Telemetry API you can adjust playlists on a per device or per device group basis allowing for customized programming based on time of day, geographic location, or any other parameter that you desire.\n\nUsing the Digital Signage features of TelemetryTV, you are able to securely manage and deploy Digital Signage at scale.\n\n[Click here](doc:introduction-1) for more information on **Playlist** management and related features.\n\n# Dashboards\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"info\",\n  \"title\": \"What is a (Digital) Dashboard?\",\n  \"body\": \"It is an information management tool that is used to track KPIs, metrics, and other key data points relevant to a business, or specific process.\"\n}\n[/block]\nTelemetryTV allows you to create dashboards and stream metrics in real-time to a wide variety of displays. TelemetryTV isn't intended to directly touch your raw data. 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TelemetryTV

Unified platform for Digital Signage, Dashboards, Media and More

[block:callout] { "type": "info", "title": "Telemetry (noun) | te·lem·e·try \\tə-ˈle-mə-trē\\", "body": "Telemetry is the highly automated communications process by which measurements are made, and other data collected at remote, or inaccessible, points and transmitted to receiving equipment for monitoring" } [/block] TelemetryTV's advanced display management platform allows you to manage different types of content and display to any number of screens using one easy-to-use platform. TelemetryTV eliminates the need to use multiple applications to broadcast different types of content by providing one platform that lets you display anything from real-time dashboards, streaming videos and images, to interactive applications. With TelemetryTV you can automatically provision and network multiple Chrome devices using the Chrome device manager, making adding more displays easy and cost effective. # Digital Signage [block:callout] { "type": "info", "title": "What is Digital Signage?", "body": "Digital signage is a sub-segment of signage. Digital signages use technologies such as LCD, LED, and Projection to display content such as digital images, video, streaming media, and information." } [/block] TelemetryTV also allows you to create Digital Signage. You can use the TelemetryTV editor to create a specific sign board, point TelemetryTV to remote URLs, upload videos or images, edit an existing template, and/or configure a playlist with your content. This content can then be displayed to any number of screens. With Digital Signage, you can manage and schedule content, display dynamic data, and receive reports and analytics based on views and frequency. Create a playlist to display and rotate through any signage you create using the TelemetryTV editor, from images, videos or a combination of both. Using the Telemetry API you can adjust playlists on a per device or per device group basis allowing for customized programming based on time of day, geographic location, or any other parameter that you desire. Using the Digital Signage features of TelemetryTV, you are able to securely manage and deploy Digital Signage at scale. [Click here](doc:introduction-1) for more information on **Playlist** management and related features. # Dashboards [block:callout] { "type": "info", "title": "What is a (Digital) Dashboard?", "body": "It is an information management tool that is used to track KPIs, metrics, and other key data points relevant to a business, or specific process." } [/block] TelemetryTV allows you to create dashboards and stream metrics in real-time to a wide variety of displays. TelemetryTV isn't intended to directly touch your raw data. Instead, we provide tools to help you roll up this data to summarized metrics that are then streamed to TelemetryTV for display. In using TelemetryTV to build dashboards you derive metrics from your data. Metrics are summary points of information that represent the state of an activity. The derived metrics are then streamed, in real-time, to TelemetryTV for visualization. Examples of metrics that are sent to TelemetryTV include: - Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) such as number of subscribers to your application on a specific day - CPU usage of a server in the past second - The temperature detected by a sensor in an electrical generator in the last minute - The dollar value of credit card transactions in the past hour [Click here](doc:sign-vs-dashboard) for more information on the difference between a **Sign vs Dashboard**.