Amino set top boxes [STB] are a favourite little unit, found in many Cinegy offices and customer sites around the world. They are a great balance between price and features, and for those times when you just need a quick converter box between IP and HDMI they are perfect. However, to get the most out of them, you really need an easy way to manage a fleet of such boxes – and commanding them via DHCP options is the best way to do this! Follow this simple guide, and you too can shortly have your own small army of STBs doing your bidding…
There is a capability available in all up-to-date shipping Cinegy software that allows you to retrieve its activation token from a dongle that is physically present on different machine running Cinegy License Service.
Cinegy software provides different components such as servers and clients. Depending on which tasks have been delegated to each component, the system recommendations will vary.
This article provides an overview of the principal system components needed and their corresponding recommendations.