Live Streaming Success at Katy ISD, TX: How to Support School News & Digital Signage with IPTV (Sponsored by: Safari Montage)
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM: Breakout
Room: Galleria II (Hilton Portland Downtown)
Format: Sponsored Session - 30 Minutes
Brief Session Description: Discover how Katy ISD is using a cost-effective and scalable IPTV solution to effectively broadcast live streams such as school news and deliver digital signage and emergency messaging to their schools. Darlene Rankin (Director of Instructional Technology, Katy ISD) and Joe Christoffersen (Director of Infrastructure Services, Katy ISD) will share how their teams have worked together to successfully implement the solution and how Katy schools are now using IPTV along with mobile broadcasting tools to stream their morning announcements, distribute district-created content, power digital video signage and more. Learn how the system supports ever-evolving video standards for live streaming via HLS and unicast streams, and meets ADA compliance requirements with tools for adding closed-captioning to all Digital TV and live video streams.