Korbyt includes significant advancements in functionality and positions RMG to widen and deepen addressable market for its products
DALLAS—10/3/17—RMG Networks Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: RMGN), or RMG, a global leader in technology-driven visual communications, today announced the global launch of Korbyt™, a powerful, next-generation visual enterprise communications platform that gives companies the power to communicate more effectively with seamless content creation and distribution across digital signage networks, desktops and mobile devices. Further, Korbyt’s rich data and analytics capabilities are expected to enable companies to track messaging effectiveness in ways beyond the industry standards today.
Korbyt is the result of a multi-year investment by RMG and represents a significant milestone in the company’s long-term strategic growth plan. The launch of the Korbyt platform is the cornerstone of a technology roadmap designed to transform RMG.
Korbyt offers a robust set of innovative features as well as flexible deployment options, both in cloud and on-premises environments, that are anticipated to open significant new global market opportunities, particularly in the Retail, Hospitality, and Internal Communications markets.
The platform also leverages RMG’s deep heritage and expertise in data-intensive applications, such as Contact Center and Supply Chain, offering a rich API set that helps enable data integration with virtually any enterprise-level data sources as well as offering substantially improved scalability in high-performance environments.
“The technology behind the platform is uniquely competitive and very attractive for customers,” said George Clopp, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer. “I believe Korbyt is the leading visual CMS and enterprise platform on the market today with its modern technology, ease of use and flexibility. Korbyt works with nearly any device and allows customers to re-create almost any visual experience desired, increasing business possibilities. In addition, the platform is highly extensible allowing customers to create rich and engaging interactive experiences on the mobile device, desktop and digital sign.”
Some of the key features and benefits of the Korbyt platform include the following:
- Ease of Use: Built-in features increase the ease of use, including drag-and-drop elements, WYSIWYG, browser-based content creation tools and intuitive graphic tools
- Flexible hosting options: Flexible and easy to scale for enterprises worldwide with both cloud and on-premise offerings
- Extensibility: A rich API set enables faster and more efficient data integration with nearly any enterprise data source
- Supportability: Features true HTML5 support, HD and 4K playback, built-in media transcoding and delivers visuals at a fraction of the time and costs
- Audience targeting with customized content: Functionality and customized conditional rules enabling tailored messages to be played for each unique audience. Delivering personalized messages drive effectiveness and impact.
• Enhanced player support: Support for lower-cost players and a robust player-side API allowing limitless integration with sensors and IoT devices
“The launch of Korbyt™ marks a significant milestone in RMG’s long-term strategic growth plan,” said Robert Michelson, President and Chief Executive Officer of RMG. “Korbyt allows us to target new markets and distribution channels, expanding our addressable market and providing growth opportunities necessary for the company’s planned growth trajectory.”
For more information, please visit www.korbyt.com.
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RMG goes beyond traditional communications to help businesses increase productivity, efficiency and engagement through digital messaging. By combining best-in-class software, hardware, business applications and services, RMG offers a single point of accountability for integrated data visualization and real-time performance management. The company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with additional offices in the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates. For more information, visit www.rmgnetworks.com.
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