Digital Signage Software Features

Digital signage is an increasingly popular and highly useful tool that industries across the board are investing in. It’s relevant, timely messaging abilities enable businesses to level up their marketing and customer experience offerings, setting the innovative apart from those stuck in the past.

Digital signage, powered by digital signage software can be used across an array of markets including retail, quick-service restaurants, corporate communication, finance, entertainment, automotive, healthcare, education and so many more.

The Scala platform is trusted worldwide and:

  • Is infinitely customizable, yet simple to use out of the box
  • Has intuitive templates and web-based interface
  • Integrates with virtually any data or content source
  • Is stable, scalable and proven

Our digital signage management system, platform, called Scala Enterprise, allows retailers, employers and marketers to tailor communications, focusing messages for a specific audience, location and time. A centrally managed and locally updatable content management system (CMS) allows you to control and customize messaging to audiences, customers, personnel and visitors. Your network will be easier to manage as it comes with flexible scheduling options, permission-based user roles and network monitoring features. This system includes Scala Content Manager, Designer and Scala Player to provide these user-friendly capabilities for marketing and content development teams.

An easy-to-use playlist format allows for the organization and scheduling of content, images, videos and even live feeds such as social, weather forecasts or the news.

For example, in a quick service restaurant, if your menu items change throughout the day, you can use digital signage for dayparting, removing and adding items as and when availability changes, or according to current local conditions such as time of day, weather or popularity or promoting limited time offers.

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From simple one-to-one systems to the complexity of thousands of displays, you can create and deploy your digital experiences with confidence, knowing our digital signage management system, Scala Enterprise, will perform no matter what situation.

  • Stable and reliable performance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Superior playback technology delivers smooth sub-pixel motion without distracting choppy stutters
  • Players will only download changes, not the entire content
  • Access localized and globalized support
  • Create and deploy content effortlessly


Scala delivers a complete user-friendly experience with three easy-to-use digital signage software programs that allow you to design, manage and deliver content to multiple media players and displays.

  • Schedule and deploy your message to one or even thousands of screens
  • Design and customize your own content with your favorite tools or choose from multiple templates
  • Display live feeds such as news, weather, traffic, financial data and social media, in real time

Flexible and Scalable

The Scala digital signage management software is flexible and scalable, allowing you to customize every aspect of your digital experience. Accomplish any objective no matter the size or scope of your project while being limited only by your creativity. Our full solution offering includes our digital signage software as well as Scala-branded hardware and a global, agency style in-house services team.

  • Effective communication through the integration of different information systems
  • A wide range of complementary hardware including display options, media players, content acceleration devices and AiO tablets
  • Proven ability to scale a project with confidence, knowing it will run smoothly

Scala Designer

Easily create brand-consistent interactive content for your digital signs with Scala’s Designer software. Leverage our existing and easy-to-use templates as a starting point or create custom content to fit your campaign and messaging. Scala Designer supports and includes a wide range of media formats for images, video, flash and sound. Add RSS feeds, social media or other third party content while using hundreds of built in effects and transitions and our library of clip art, stock images, templates, backgrounds, and stock video all with Scala Designer.


Scala Player

The Scala Player software delivers stable and reliable playback 24/7 even if your network connection goes down. By sending content directly to media players using store and forward technology means you’ll never have to worry about blank screens. Scala Player also keeps a log of events for easer ad billing and error tracking and the ability to update on-air without interruption. Utilize real-time data insertion for news, weather, and updates to keep your content current.


Scala Content Manager

Schedule and manage your content and deploy it to hundreds, even thousands of digital signage displays, from any Internet-connected computer using Scala Content Manager. Create dynamic playlists using scripts, messages, videos, flash, or static images with our easy-to-use, web-based interface. Easily organize your content by file type, categories and metadata for a smoother user experience. Take advantage of the Content Manger’s flexible scheduling options, permission based user roles and network monitoring features to make managing your network easier.


Current and Past Scala Enterprise Releases

A full summary of current and past releases, as well information on key features, enhancements and supported upgrade paths is available at the links below.

Scala Enterprise Release Overview - Summary of release dates, key features and eligible upgrade versions

Scala Enterprise Release Notes - Detailed information on the features and improvements in each release

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