signageOS has two ways how to use the unification technology and leverage years of development for SoC and media players. It consists of the signageOS Open and Cloud-connected Platform.
|signageOS Open||Cloud-connected Platform|
|Basics||Best for smaller companies and companies that insist on building everything from scratch.||Best for companies serving larger customers where out-of-box features like device management, provisioning workflows, support, SLA, full-featured device management console, and other benefits are cutting costs, time to market, and long-term maintenance.|
|Supported devices||All 36+ platforms||All 36+ platforms
the possibility to onboard custom device
|Development||Desktop-based CLI and SDK||Desktop-based CLI and SDK
Cloud-based versioning, API-driven deployment
|Device Provisioning/Deployment||Manual via the native application with your built-in custom HTML5+JS application||Cloud-based with the cloud-based deployment of your application or custom.|
|Device management||Only as an JS SDK on the client-side, do you need to build your own management UI and communication||Client-side via JS SDK
Server-side via unified REST API
Out-of-box device management console
|Support||Documentation and Knowledge base||Documentation and Knowledge base
Ticketing system for private requests
|Price||Free forever||SaaS, Multiple subscription options|
Do the apps work offline? Yes, everything is designed to be offline-first
Can I mix both approaches Yes, you can mix the solutions to create something that fits your case the best.