User documentation

Instructions for configuring Scientific Linux on a display node

02/20/2020 03:59 PM

A succinct document from B. King, Sept. 2015, on how to install SLF onto a computer for running Display software. Updated several times.

ROC-West Computer Requirements for Dynamic Displays

07/23/2015 10:22 AM

The Experiments Operation Center (the “XOC”) will have at least twelve (12) television monitors mounted high on the North and the South walls which will display content as defined through the “Dynamic Displays” system. This document outlines the requirements for the computer systems, as it relates to the commissioning and the maintenance of these systems, in the XOC. ...

Dynamic Display System: Executive Overview

02/20/2020 03:05 PM

The Dynamic Display system at Fermilab allows for customized content to be shown on dedicated high-definition TV’s throughout the lab. The content that is being shown on each display can be changed quickly by an untrained person with access to a control point. ...

Implementing a new instance of a Dynamic Display

02/20/2020 03:56 PM

This detailed, technical document lays out the exact way to implement a new instance of a display.

Digital Signage for Fermilab Stakeholders Requirements

09/18/2015 01:11 PM

Dynamic Displays system risk assessment

09/18/2015 01:14 PM

An approved document on the risk assessment for this system

Stakeholder requirements for digital signage

10/22/2015 10:37 AM

The purpose of this document is to specify requirements for the Fermilab digital signage system. The system provides management, distribution and playback of digital content on distributed and remotely controlled display devices at the laboratory. Section 1 defines the scope of the system, lists stakeholders, identifies roles, and defines terminology used in the document. Section 2 provides a general description of the purpose and functions of the system and the relationship of this system to other systems. Section 3 stipulates requirements, and is organized into several subsections. The subsection titled “Functional Requirements” (Subsection 3.1) is organized according to roles (defined in Subsection 1.4), where each role corresponds to functions associated with the digital signage system....

A guide to adding content to the Dynamic Displays system

02/20/2020 04:19 PM

A (hopefully) simple guide to the sorts of content one can create for the Dynamic Displays system and how to add it.

Adding a new tab to the Channel Selector

05/08/2018 01:13 PM

This document gives the instructions for adding a new tab to the Channel Selector in the Dynamic Display system. For example, if a new experiment is created and they create several channels for their work, it would make sense to put these channels into a new tab on the Channel Selector....

Roadmap for Software Updates

09/12/2018 10:21 AM

A prediction for new features, improvements, bug fixes, and (most importantly) timetable for changes to the Dynamic Displays software suite.