International School of Beijing Uses ONELAN for Communication and Branding

The International School of Beijing (ISB) is one of the largest and most important international schools in Beijing. With more than 3,000 students, the school provides education from PreK (age 3) through to grade 12, in four locations. With a 130,000m2 campus, the school required a solution to disseminate international and student information quickly and easily.

Henley on Thames, United Kingdom, November 08, 2013 --( Project Requirements

The International School had the following requirements:
- Way finding
- Touch for calendar
- Welcome students and staff
- Ad hoc functionality to allow different departments to upload their data and news in different areas
- Easy file transfer system for data to be displayed immediately
- Intuitive and user friendly product
- Ability to play high definition MPEG videos and JPEGs through a 2x3 video wall

The Solution
After investigating several digital signage solutions, the school selected ONELAN for its reliability and excellent service. The ease of use of ONELAN’s solution also convinced the school that this was the best system for its requirements.

The International School of Beijing initially installed a ONELAN Net-Top-Box (NTB) 660 and a NTB 6000 to drive a video wall. A further 22 ONELAN NTB players have now been installed in lobbies, classrooms and in the canteen area. School information, news & upcoming events are shown, with the ad hoc capability enabling instantaneous changes to be made. The more familiar it has become with the digital signage and its capabilities, the more the school has embraced the functionality, for example streaming video for live theater.

ONELAN’s products have fulfilled all of ISB requirements; it has been able to provide different types of information and content to staff & students. Communication in the school has visibly improved as has its brand image. Moreover, the digital signage has helped the students become more engaged with school activities.

ONELAN is a global leader of digital signage and IPTV solutions and a proud investor in UK engineering talent. The company develops high quality, innovative solutions for all types of screen-based communications for applications including retail, advertising networks, corporate communications, education, health, public signage and hospitality.

With a solid foundation and long history of profitable growth, ONELAN is headquartered in the UK, with offices in South America, China and Germany. ONELAN has over 300 partners in 50 countries. The business has received numerous awards since its foundation in 2000, including most recently the AV magazine Digital Signage Project of the Year and the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade.

ONELAN Ltd is based in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.

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Press Contact details: Marion Bourne
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+44 (0) 1491 411400