National Youth Charity, The Prince’s Trust Looks to Tripleplay for Server-Free Digital Signage

London & Glasgow, UK: 24/6/2015: Renowned UK charity, The Prince’s Trust has implemented a Tripleplay TripleSign digital signage solution across its London and Glasgow based offices to deliver a centralised messaging system.

The digital signage solution, implemented by Tripleplay authorised reseller Ricoh, will enable office wide communications and information distribution for the national youth charity which has over 600 employees and 7000 volunteers across the UK.

Founded in 1976, the Trust works hard to support vulnerable young people between the ages of 13 to 30. With programmes designed to assist with practical and financial support, the Trust has been able to stabilise young lives, having helped over 750,000 individuals since it began and continuing to support over 100 more each day.

The charity itself is an incredibly diverse organisation, responsive to the needs of all involved including its staff, volunteers, delivery partners and stakeholders. Due to the dedication of the Trust in providing exceptional services and with communication being a key aspect of support; the charity opted to improve their internal communications platform through the use of high quality digital signage.

The Prince’s Trust selected TripleSign digital signage for its London and Glasgow offices, with the signage control software residing on their own virtual infrastructure, negating the need for, or the extra cost of, additional hardware, providing the Trust with an exceedingly powerful and robust solution.

Tripleplay Sales Manager, Tim Hoddy, commented: “The Prince’s Trust is a phenomenal charity, highly recognised for its hard work in supporting the lives of young, vulnerable individuals.

“The innovative use of virtual server infrastructure has made certain that no additional hardware was required; reducing costs and increasing versatility. Ricoh and Tripleplay were delighted to have been chosen by the charity and we look forward to further strengthening the partnership in order to support the Trust in their future growth.”

In total, The Prince’s Trust has deployed over twenty screens of digital signage, delivering relevant, up-to-date and engaging messaging for staff and visitors.