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Development of digital signage for primary school using raspberry pi

Gunawan, Teddy Surya and Ginting, Arjuna and Md Sharif, Ahmad Syukri and Harahap, Nur Anzelina and Sophian, Ali and Ginting, Ramadhanu (2021) Development of digital signage for primary school using raspberry pi. Turkish Journal of Computer and Mathematics Education (TURCOMAT), 12 (3). pp. 1394-1399. E-ISSN 1309-4653

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Abstract

Nowadays, digital signage is a modern advertisement alternative that took over billboards and other traditional advertisements. In the context of education, digital signage provides students, teachers, and parents with an effective way of communication. This research proposed designing and developing low-cost digital signage using Raspberry Pi to be stationed at primary school. An LCD monitor and Raspberry Pi 4 single-board computer were utilized to display various informative content, such as examination date, daily schedule, and other announcements. Two methods were proposed, including Screenly and WordPress on a web server. The WordPress version needs to install PHP, MySQL, and Nginx web server, which can be accessed and updated remotely. Results showed that the free version of Screenly would be adequate for a simple announcement, but the developed WordPress version will be more appropriate and flexible for the primary school purpose.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Uncontrolled Keywords: WordPress, content management system, web server, digital signage, Raspberry Pi
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK7800 Electronics. Computer engineering. Computer hardware. Photoelectronic devices > TK7885 Computer engineering
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering
Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Mechatronics Engineering
Depositing User: Dr Teddy Surya Gunawan
Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2021 11:25
Last Modified: 15 Apr 2021 11:38
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/89360

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