The full #DSTop10, in order (with last year’s position in parentheses), is as follows: –
- BroadSign (1)
- SignageLive (=5)
- ComQi (formerly EnQii and last year’s #2)
- Real Digital Media (new entrant)
- STRATACACHE (4)
- Scala (3)
- WireSpring (7)
- Omnivex (=5)
- Four Winds Interactive (new entrant)
- YCD Multimedia (9)
Out (through no fault of their own) are last year’s number eight, i.e. C-nario who were acquired by YCD Multimedia of course and last year’s number ten, i.e. Dynamax.
The annual list is intended as an objective, arm’s-length analysis of the strengths and overall offer of companies providing software, hardware and related services to clients running digital screen networks.
Several variables affect the selection of top vendors, including: global presence; management team; financial stability; track record; product roadmap and development team size; breadth of solution; customer service; and the sophistication of the technology options.