2017-10-18

Jacksonville State University Unveils New Daktronics LED Video Display

Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota was asked to design, manufacture and install a new LED video display this summer for Jacksonville State University (JSU) at their stadium in Alabama. The university recently unveiled the new technology inside Burgess-Snow Field at JSU Stadium versus Liberty University and it will be showcased this Saturday as the Gamecocks host the Eastern Kentucky Colonels.
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2015-01-15

Daktronics Brings Light to Gillette Stadium Lettering with Freeform Elements

With a full regular season in the books, the New England Patriots are set to host a playoff game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, a venue which showcases new freeform LED elements covering the "Gillette" lettering above the video displays at each end of the field from Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota. These two displays together create one of the largest freeform LED installations in a sports setting to use the puck-shaped technology.
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2014-12-24

Daktronics LED Display at 1500 Broadway Times Square Billboard Features Loving Couples

Love is buzzing around 1500 Broadway on the corner of West 43rd Street in Times Square just in time for the holidays. Clear Channel Spectacolor, a brand division of Clear Channel Outdoor (NYSE: CCO), installed a new 2-sided LED video billboard at the location, recently unveiled during the kickoff of Revlon's brand re-launch campaign Revlon LOVE IS ON. ​
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2014-06-26

National Harbor Adds Daktronics LED Video Technology to Its Entertainment and Retail District

National Harbor, a 350-acre mixed-use, waterfront community in the Washington, D.C., area, recently added a new outdoor LED video display, manufactured by Daktronics Inc. of Brookings, S.D., within its entertainment and retail district.
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2014-01-27

Display Market Opportunities Abundant Due to Technology Improvements and Replacement Demands

RGB package technology continues to advance. As LED package components shrink, display dimensions follow suit, gradually reducing in size. This as well as improvements to driver IC and backend system technology is driving up display resolution and color performance. Technological improvements and increased demand for displays used in outdoor commercial, public buildings, and indoor commercial spaces is anticipated to drive up the display replacement trend in 2014. Industry insiders are optimistic about the development of the display market for 2014.
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2013-09-13

Illinois State University to Upgrade Sports Stadium with LED Video Display

Daktronics announced today that Illinois State University has asked the company to design, manufacture and install an LED video display for Hancock Stadium. The installation will improve the fan experience through the visual elements shown on a new display with a 15HD pixel layout that measures more than 26 feet high by 47 feet wide.
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2013-08-21

Daktronics to Offer LED Video Display Systems to Stanford University

Stanford Stadium will receive two new LED video displays and a fascia display designed and manufactured by Daktronics of Brookings, S.D. These displays will be installed during the summer of 2013 and will be ready for Stanford University Cardinal football this coming season in Stanford, Calif. “We are thrilled to deliver technology upgrades to Stanford Stadium this fall with a continuous 360-degree ribbon display and new matching video displays,” Senior Assistant Athletic Director Kurt Svoboda said. “Stanford Stadium is a beautiful venue with gr...
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2013-08-16

Silan Establishes Business Relationship with Daktronics and Barco to Expand International Market

According to the introduction from Liang Ma, a staff of Silan's Securities Department, Silan has sold high-end LED display chip to top international clients, Daktronics and Barco have already become its important large customers. Although there are not many orders at present, the margin of chip is far ahead. Daktronics' LED displays ranks No. 1 in the whole world, it takes up over 80% of the U.S. market share, and more than 30% of the global market share. Its annual sale of LED display is more than 4 billion Yuan. However, Barco is a global leading provi...
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2013-05-29

LED Video display system Installed at Wembley Stadium

Daktronics Inc, a leading provider of full-color LED video displays, recently designed, manufactured and installed an integrated LED video display system at the Wembley Stadium in London, England. The two main LED video displays measuring 8.15 meters x 23.88 meters feature a unique concaved design. The displays offer a resolution of 528 pixels x 1560 pixels in a 15HD pixel layout, which can be used for single large-size video or can be split into different windows. The ribbon display measures 0.75 meters high by 612 meters in circumference along the sitting area an...
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2011-01-24

Daktronics LED display to be Installed in Major League Baseball's Philadelphia Phillies

It’s reported that Daktronics Inc. will supply a LED video display to Major League Baseball's Philadelphia Phillies. The LED video display has high-definition clarity and be much larger than the former video display at Citizens Bank Park. It will measure 76 feet high and 97 feet wide, totaling 7,372 square feet of digital space. The LED display will show video with up to 1512 lines of resolution, using Daktronics HD-15 technology. In addition, the display will provide wide-angle viewing for better visibility for more fans, increased contrast and ...
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2011-01-05

The First Digital LED Billboard at Atlantic City Expressway

The supplier of large-format LED display systems, Daktronics Inc. recently has contracted with Garden State Outdoor to install a high-contrast digital LED billboard at the end of the Atlantic City Expressway. The new 12 mm LED billboard advertises exclusively for Harrah’s Entertainment, Inc. Casino and Hotel locations in Atlantic City, and measures approximately 16 feet by 60 feet.
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2010-03-31

Daktronics & Westfield Launch In-Shopping Center Digital LED Display Network

Westfield Group recently launched a digital network of LED video displays starting with six of its prime shopping centers in Australia. The displays and content management system were designed and manufactured by Daktronics Inc. of Brookings, S.D.. In addition to being one of the largest deployments of indoor LED advertising screens in the world, it also marks a significant step in the growth of digital advertising on that continent.
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2010-01-29

Daktronics leverages LED video technology to light Theatre Le Grand Rex

Theatre Le Grand Rex, Paris, France, partnered with Daktronics Inc. of Brookings, S.D. (NASDAQ-DAKT) to light up the façade of its famous, historic building that was built in 1932. Daktronics manufactured and designed two vertical displays, featuring the latest LED video technology that replaced fixed banners, previously used for promotion. The displays are approximately 11.8 meters high by 2.7 meters wide (39 feet high by nine feet wide) with pixels on 23 millimeter spacing.
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2009-11-24

Daktronics Provides Equipment & Event Support for London NFL Events

Wembley Stadium in London, was transformed into a National Football League venue for the third straight season on Oct. 25 for the NFL International Series game. For three seasons, Daktronics Inc. of Brookings, S.D. has worked with the NFL in a rental agreement that includes the setup and tear down of a mobile and modular integrated light emitting diode (LED) video and scoring system to help create an NFL experience within the United Kingdom’s most renowned soccer stadium.
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2009-11-23

Test Trial Approved for Daktronics Courtside LED Scorer’s Tables in NBA Facilities

Daktronics Inc of Brookings, S.D., announced that the National Basketball Association (NBA) has approved a test trial of Daktronics courtside light emitting diode (LED) scorer’s tables. Until recently the NBA had approved digital light processing (DLP®), but not LED, technology courtside.
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2009-11-12

Orlando's New Amway Center to Feature Daktronics Integrated LED Display System

Daktronics Inc. in conjunction with the Orlando Magic and the City of Orlando, announced yesterday that it will provide an integrated scoring, video and advertising display system for the new Amway Center scheduled to open in Orlando in the fall of 2010. Installation of the first displays of the multi-million dollar system will begin in early 2010.
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2009-10-23

Rutgers University Installs Daktronics HD Football Display

Scarlet Knights fans this season are being treated to a state-of-the-art, high definition video display at Rutgers Stadium. Daktronics Inc. recently installed the new HD video display at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. 

Rutgers is currently in the midst of a $102 million expansion of the stadium to increase its seating capacity to 56,000. The LED displays are part of that expansion. Last season, three Daktronics ribbon displays were installed along the fascia of the stadium.
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2009-07-14

Daktronics, Team Up for Three St. Louis Events Featuring Massive Mobile Video Screens

Daktronics Inc. (Nasdaq-DAKT) announced that three major Saint Louis, Mo. events, including an All-Star Charity Concert featuring Sheryl Crow, will be broadcast on the most technologically advanced varieties of Daktronics giant high-resolution LED screens, ensuring each of the thousands of expected attendees catch a great view of the festivities.
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2009-07-08

Daktronics LED Display Features Real-time Carbon Counter

Van Wagner Communications recently chose Daktronics Inc. to design and manufacture a new, light emitting diode (LED) display as a component of a spectacular new sign for its client, DB Climate Change Advisors, an institutional and alternatives climate change business of Deutsche Asset Management, a business division of Deutsche Bank AG. The curved LED display functions as the world's first scientifically valid, real-time carbon counter.
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2009-02-06

Rangers Ballpark Adding LED Displays

It’s reported that Daktronics Inc will design, manufacture and install full-color LED display technology throughout Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, home of the Texas Rangers.
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Cree announces the commercial availability of the XLamp® XD16 LED, the industry’s first Extreme Density LED, which delivers up to 5 ½ times higher lumen density than Cree’s previous generation of high power LEDs.

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LG Innotek today announced that the company has developed the world's first 100mW (mill watts) UV-C LED. This development is 2 years ahead of the industry forecast that predicted its development would be successful by 2020.

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