3 Reasons Why a Digital Wayfinding Kiosk is More Effective than Static

Posted by ITS Enclosures

Nov 8, 2017 10:07:34 AM

For wayfinding applications, the cost for digital will always be higher than a traditional static sign. 


The comparison between the two forms of wayfinding is not apples to apples. A digital wayfinding kiosk is important for visitors/customers navigating an unknown space or building and digital makes this effort more dynamic and powerful. Therefore, there are many layers and questions to consider, for a digital project, that simply do not exist for static, including the LCD (size, orientation), mounting hardware, kiosk, media player, and a content management system.

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3 Tips for Installing ADA Compliant Digital Signage Enclosures

Posted by Matt Forsman

Oct 12, 2016 9:50:04 AM

In 2010, new ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) regulations were put into place regarding accessible design for disabled Americans.

These changes particularly impact how digital signage can be installed in public places. Installations may include self-service kiosks, LCD enclosures, and video walls, just to name a few. These types of digital signage need to adhere to the proposed guidelines for ADA compliance. Ultimately, it just makes good business sense that a digital signage message is reachable and viewable to all users of the system. For example, one of the guidelines require a non-glare finish and 70% contrast between the sign background and lettering.

For the purpose of this blog, we will only address items associated with installing digital signage enclosures. For more helpful information on creating ADA friendly content, reference Kiosk Marketplace’s article “Meeting the ADA Compliance Challenge.” 

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3 Reasons to Use an Enclosure for Interior Digital Menu Boards

Posted by Matt Forsman

Jul 7, 2016 11:57:36 AM

Many Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs) are making the exciting switch to digital menu boards - inside of their restaurants - to boost sales, create a buzz, promote specials/limited time offers, and reduce print costs. 

Choosing the perfect combination of a dynamic LCD and a strong content strategy are top concerns, but there are many other considerations that dictate the overall success of a digital menu board project.

In some environments, it may be advantageous to install a protective enclosure around the digital menu board system. 

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