X2O at IABC World Conference

Visit booth #105 at IABC 2016


Innovate, Engage, Succeed: Elevating Employee Engagement in the Digital Workplace

Join Barco X2O’s Vern Freedlander at The Hub who will speak about how corporate communicators must address dramatic shifts in employee demographics, technology utilization and the ubiquity of big data to dramatically improve engagement levels and leverage technology to be better storytellers.

Date/Time: Monday June 6/16, 3:15-3:35

Extending the power of X2O to the desktop.

In today’s business environment, it’s more important than ever for employees to be able to access business-critical information wherever and whenever they need it. The Connected Desktop provides the perfect solution by connecting users to the content they need from the screen they use most often – their desktop workstation or laptop. Learn more by watching the video below.

At InfoComm 2015, X2O was honoured with the Commercial Integrator’s BEST Award in the “Best Digital Signage Software” category.

Typical Applications

  • Company News
  • Targeted “Push” Notifications
  • Live Town Hall Meetings
  • Business Intelligence Dashboards
  • Operations and Sales Reporting
  • Real-Time Alerts
  • Employee Surveys and Polls



With Connected Desktop, every screen in your organization becomes part of the real-time X2O visual communications network. This means any content can be shared with any user instantly, wherever they are. From company news and announcements to real-time interactive dashboards showing key business metrics, Connected Desktop gets the right information to the right users at the right time.


  • Engage and empower employees
  • Improve decision making through better access to critical information
  • Turn desktop screens into enterprise-wide visual communication network
  • Enable non-technical users to easily build their own business applications
  • Easily adapt applications as business needs evolve
  • Visualize real-time data feeds from multiple internal and external sources
  • Combine disparate content sources and formats into a single view
  • Push notifications to individuals or groups in real time as events occur
Key Features
  • Fully compatible with other X2O enterprise platform tools and features
    • Drag-and-drop channel building, smart objects, data management tools, content management portal, and network management tools
  • Enterprise-grade security, with support for LDAP/Active Directory
  • Support for multiple platforms and operating systems
  • Highly scalable for enterprise-wide deployments
  • Fully interactive, allowing users to customize how content is displayed
  • Includes library of ready-to-use channels and widgets
  • Includes support for wide range of standard data sources, as well as the ability to add unlimited number of custom data sources

Real-time information – right where you need it.

X2O Connected Desktop allows users to browse and view any channel on the X2O network. Channels can be displayed as floating windows, screensavers, or simple widgets that are pinned to the desktop for continuous real-time updates. Channels can also be broadcast over the network as targeted pop-up notifications, or as critical alerts that display full-screen security or safety announcements.

On-demand Channels
Desktop Widgets
Screensaver Channels
Targeted Notifications
Real-Time Alerts


Sample Desktop Widgets


Share content throughout the enterprise

Turn your company into a digital workplace with the X2O platform. Send the right content to the right people at the right time, and significantly improve communications and decision-making.

Learn more about how X2O is connecting users throughout your enterprise

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