Digital Signage in Android – Garlic Launcher

Do you want to assemble Digital Signage Hardware with Android? The open-source garlic-launcher will make it possible. With the combination of garlic-launcher and the Android version of garlic-player are able to build Android image for a serial production of SMIL capable digital signage player.

Media Player Hardware from AiO-Partner
Media Player with 3 HDMI-Outputs from AiO-Player

If you want to run a screen or interactive kiosk system 24/7 you need to think about some challenges.

The “garlic” approach is to separate the software for industrial media player hardware in two parts.

  1. Garlic-player as platform independent media player
  2. garlic-launcher as small native interface to the Android management functions