As a current Carousel customer we’d like to start by simply saying thank you for choosing Carousel. We wanted to share some of the exciting new developments with Carousel Cloud that have resonated well with customers facing the challenge of keeping their community connected in a rapidly changing world. Talk with our team today!
The new features of Carousel Cloud allow you to reach more people, keep your cost down, get continual updates and features, and you don’t need to worry about maintaining a server on your network.
Keep everyone up to date with dedicated signage displays throughout your facilities with support for devices from Apple, BrightSign and Google.
Utilize conference room and classroom displays when not in use for instruction or collaboration through our Apple TV, Zoom Rooms, and Mersive Solstice integrations.
Engage your online community with signage content right on your web site, through student iPads or Android tablets, and even through our new MacOS screensaver.
Keep the entire network up and running with the latest features automatically. There are no servers to manage and features and media player software update automatically.
Stay connected with your entire community whether online or on campus with the powerful visual communications tools of Carousel Cloud.
Converting from 7 to Cloud is a great way to freshen up. Get a fresh channel design, brush up on your skills with the Carousel Academy or learn best practices from our customer success team.
There are a few ways to get started on your journey but the ultimate way to move forward is by starting fresh! View your options below:
No matter which route you choose to Carousel Cloud you will need to do the following:
- Create and permission your users, which includes SSO options like Google Workplace and Azure AD -
- Re-point your players to display your new content -
- Authenticate your resources like Twitter or Microsoft Exchange -
- Reassign the bulletin owner -
This training is designed for organizations that are converting their digital signage from Carousel 7 to Carousel Cloud. Each pack provides one user with unlimited access to 300 level courses for 60 days.
What are the starting costs for Carousel Cloud?
Annual License Subscription starting at $2,500 / year up to 10 players. Optional channel designing starting at $2,500 per channel.
How long does a conversion take?
It does vary based on the size of systems and when our teams can find a time to meet, but in many (if not most) cases, start to finish is about two weeks.
What if I need help exporting my channels?
Our fantastic Technical Support Team is available to help with problems and issues as they arise, and will work to make it the smoothest transition possible. For additional help, you can always visit our knowledgebase.
What if I'm on an earlier version of Carousel?
If you're on Carousel 6 or earlier, contact us so we can walk you through your options.
How will this affect my users?
If your users are familiar with Carousel 7, then they are familiar with Carousel Cloud! They will need to know some new basic information, like what the address of the new login page is, but we will help in crafting those messages as well.
Will all of my current equipment work with Carousel Cloud?
There are some feature and hardware differences between Carousel Cloud and 7. Reach out to our sales team, by filling out the form above, and we'll do an analysis of your current signage network.
What are the differences between Carousel 7 and Carousel Cloud?
While there are many, the biggest is that with Carousel Cloud, you don’t need to worry about maintaining a server on your network. For a full breakdown of what features are available see our Comparison Chart