Live Events

At a glance.

PowerPlay Event Control System

PowerPlay is an Event Control System that allows users to centralize device control to a single server and simplify playout and scheduling of production and environmental devices for any live event – Venue, corporate, faith based, or broadcast. 

Centralized device control solution

PowerPlay is built using the DashBoard framework. Living on a 1RU server, device control is centralized on powerful enterprise class servers.

Ross’ renowned device control library

PowerPlay can integrate with XPression Graphics, XPression Clips, Abekas video servers and any DashBoard custom panel. Optionally add a CustomControl engine to access control hundreds of 3rdparty devices.

Fully Scheduled Automation

With the ability to schedule events for Digital Signage, Advertisements, and time-of-day events, PowerPlay offers you the power to efficiently monetize your production and engage audiences.

Integration with 300+ Devices

Ross Video is a leader in Automated Production and Live Event control using DashBoard and our suite of production devices. PowerPlay adds another layer of control to centralize and schedule your control.

Support Services

Have a single company to contact if there ever is an issue, and access to 24/7/365 technical support to minimize any system downtime.

Living Live Community!

The platform offers a place for live production professionals to come together to share their experiences, solve problems, find answers to questions and discuss best practices.

Integrates With

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Schedule Events to be triggered at specific times (one time or recurring) and view them in a simple calendar like format, with the possibility of adding or removing events seconds before scheduled playout.

Device Browser

Each Device output is browsable, searchable and can be manually triggered in a common interface.

Device Manager

Easily define and manage controlled devices and configure main / backup devices.

Import/Export Schedule

Export a Schedule for easy modification or collaboration and Import schedules for quick or mass updates.

Native XPression API integration

PowerPlay natively controls XPression allowing you to browse, modify and preview content prior to playout or scheduling.

As-Run Log

PowerPlay logs each event trigger and can be easily exported and read for tracking and accounting.


This product can be used as part of the following
Smart Production Solutions:



House of Worship



Cut Sheets

PowerPlay Cut Sheet Download

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The first step is a consultation with a member of our sales team or one of our certified Ross resellers to discuss the specific needs of your organization. Next, we will look for a mutually convenient opportunity to coordinate a demo.