Digital signage security is a relatively new topic. At the beginning of the 2000s there were hardly any network installations. In addition, larger budgets were necessary for the implementation. Digital signage is now affordable for small and medium-sized enterprises. A good reason not to neglect the security.
In this tutorial we will cover the creation of digital signage playlists in SmilControl CMS. We will show you how to create a simple master playlist and assign it to a player.
In this tutorial we will describe how you can connect your Digital Signage SMIL media player (IAdea or Garlic-Player) with the SmilControl CMS via the Internet.
SMIL is based on XML and, like HTML, it is a markup language. It was created to play multimedia content (audio, video, images, etc.) synchronized in time. The W3C standardized the first version in 1998 and expanded in the following years. The current standard in version 3.0 was approved in 2008.