Daktronics Inc was founded in 1968. The Company is a supplier of electronic scoreboards, large electronic display systems and related marketing services, digital messaging solutions, software and services for sporting, commercial and transportation applications. The Company's continuing focus is on supporting customers with superior products, integration and services that provide dynamic, reliable and visual communication solutions. It offers a complete line of products, from small indoor and outdoor scoreboards and electronic displays to large multi-million dollar video display systems as well as related control, timing, sound and hoist systems and related professional services. It is recognized as a technical leader with the capabilities to design, market, manufacture, install and service complete integrated systems that display real-time data, graphics, animation and video. It is engaged in a full range of activities: marketing and sales, engineering and design, manufacturing and professional services. It has organized its business into five business units which have a primary focus on particular markets and a secondary focus on opportunities in other markets. The business units consist of four domestic business units that include U.S. and Canada - Commercial, Live Events, Schools and Theatres, and Transportation - and a fifth business unit for International operations. The Company's products are comprised of Scoring and timing products for sports, LED scoreboards, related controllers and software; Audio systems, for sports venues; and related control systems; Automated rigging and hoist products and related control systems; Video display systems, including a full-line of LED technologies in various pixel pitches and display configurations, and associated control systems; Message displays, promoted under the Galaxy and Galaxy Pro names, and associated control systems; Digital billboard displays, promoted under the Valo product name, and associated control systems; Digit and price displays and associated control systems; and Transportation products, the Vanguard line of dynamic message signs. In the United States and other countries, various laws and regulations, including zoning ordinances, restrict the installation of outdoor signs and displays, particularly in the commercial market.