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Hughes Digital Associate
February 27, 2013 | by Tom LeBlanc

Integrators say that calculating return on investment (ROI) is a stumbling block for many potential digital signage sales. Well, two new solutions from Hughes may make conveying ROI to clients easier than ever as they engage customers in the same way paid-per-hour sales associates do.

The Hughes Digital Associate is customer-facing digital media solution that emulates a typical sales associate interaction, according to Hughes. It enables customers to browse products and services on a touchscreen and dig further with videos, graphics and photos.

The Hughes Digital Bulletin Board is designed for employee communications. Watch this demo:

“Hughes Digital Media Solutions are designed for businesses to easily and creatively solve their customer and employee communication challenges using high-impact digital media and video,” says Mike Tippets, VP of Hughes Solutions Group.

“As the names imply, each solution - the Digital Associate, Digital Bulletin Board, Breakroom TV and Digital Concierge - solves a specific business challenge, and is delivered as a comprehensive Hughes managed service offering for enterprises of all sizes.”

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Tom LeBlanc - Editor-in-Chief, CI,
Tom has been covering electronics integration since 2003. Prior to being named editor-in-chief of CI, he was senior writer and managing editor of CE Pro. Before that, he wrote for the sports department of the Boston Herald. Migrating to magazines, he was a staff editor for a golf publication and an outdoor sports publication. Follow him on Twitter @leblanctom.
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A good read, Robert. I would like to point out that, like doctors, lawyers almost always either are covered…

Posted by J. Peter Rich, Esq. on 2014 04 16 · commented on
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Arlen, the Jaguars haven’t had a blackout since 2009.

Posted by Marty on 2014 04 16 · commented on
'Jaguars Lure Fans with Massive Scoreboard Renovations'.

Welcome to the police state! We should not accept living like this. This increased security only means the…

Posted by Tim Stoffel on 2014 04 15 · commented on
'Increased Security Costs Boston Marathon its Innocence'.

Nice article Robert. As fate would have it my day job (AV integrator) and my night job (formula1blog.com)…

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