Carousel Updates – Version 6.5.2 is Released

Our Engineering team is happy to announce the latest maintenance release for Carousel. In particular, this release addresses crawls and updates to address recent changes that Facebook made to their API. To get all the details in our knowledge base click here! And contact support to inquire about upgrading your system.
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Shaping PEG Broadcast Futures Event at #NABShow 2015

  What: Network gathering, light lunch included Who: Tightrope broadcast users, staff, and community media technology enthusiasts When: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:30 – 2:30pm Where: Westgate Resort & Casino, Conference Rooms 7 & 8, Las Vegas, NV   Tightrope Media Systems will be hosting a Community Media Technology Discussion at the Westgate Hotel (formerly [...]
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Carousel Updates – Version 6.5.1 is Released

Our Engineering team has been working hard on the latest Carousel release as a result of your feedback. So we’re proud to release the latest updates in version 6.5.1 of our Carousel Digital Signage software. Get all the details here and contact support to inquire about upgrading your system.
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Announcing Carousel for BrightSign Players 1.1.0

Tightrope Media Systems and BrightSign have been working hard to provide some new and exciting possibilities using BrightSign players powered by Carousel Digital Signage software. Tightrope’s new integration with the BrightSign XD2 Series, more effectively power videowalls and other large out-of-home networks, with exponentially faster processing and rendering. New features include portrait mode display, H.264 [...]
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Preserve your balancing act – visit us at #DSE2015

We on the Tightrope team know how managing your daily tasks can be a delicate balancing act most days. That’s why we make products that help you tell your story quickly and easily, but also help you look great while doing it. Visit us at booth #2631 at the Las Vegas Convention Center on March [...]
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Join the Signage Experts Forum

You’re part of the club. Time to cash in on the benefits. Tightrope Media Systems introduces the Signage Experts Forum, a new webinar series that covers advanced options available to all Carousel Digital Signage users. Network with other end users, discuss content management workflows, and stay up to date on the latest software integrations. It [...]
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Newly Designated End of Life Products and Software Versions

Tightrope Media Systems uses the term End of Life (EOL) to describe software that is no longer actively maintained. Products naturally reach the end of their life cycle for a number of reasons. Specifically, as we release new feature versions of our software, many of the behind-the-scenes technologies we harness are replaced by functionally richer [...]
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Remembering Tony Verna, and how a simple idea opens up infinite possibilities

This post was written in response to John C Abell’s article ‘The Inventor of Instant Replay Just Died: In Praise of the Power of Hacks’, found here. Download pdf version here.  Who ever thought of playing a video forward, then backwards for a bit, then forwards again? We don’t think anything of it now, but [...]
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Latest Cablecast Maintenance Releases

Here at Tightrope, the new year is bringing new improvements. We’re proud to announce several fixes and improvements to those using Cablecast versions 5.4, 5.3, and 5.2. To view the full release notes, see our recent forum post on Get Satisfaction. To request this update, please email our support team and include the following items: [...]
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Introducing Tighty.TV: Submit Your Content Today

It’s about time we finally gave our sprightly little mascot something to do. The Tightrope team is happy to announce the launch of Tighty.TV, a new state-of-the-art channel streaming 24 hours a day straight from the Tightrope World Headquarters and curated by Tighty. Tighty.TV will serve as a community media showcase highlighting quality local programming [...]
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