The Connected Room illustrates well for the hotel industry the great risk and reward of any new technology adoption - when it works, guests are delighted but when it does not work, they are filled with frustration and disappointment. As a frequent traveler, I experienced both extremes recently with mobile check in and smart door locks...
12/13/2017 Extreme Networks, Inc.
Extreme Networks, Inc. today announced that its hardware is being deployed as part of a secure and reliable wireless network solution across several Eldorado Resorts properties to deliver guests a personalized, mobile experience that improves guest satisfaction, increases spending per visit and boosts loyalty. Extreme and SONIFI Solutions partnered to implement end-to-end technology throughout three Eldorado properties: Eldorado, Silver Legacy and Circus Circus.
11/14/2017 SONIFI Solutions
SONIFI Solutions Inc., announced today an expanded partnership with RPS Technologies providing increased global availability for the STAYCASTTM powered by Chromecast streaming solution.
10/17/2017 SONIFI Solutions
SONIFI Solutions Inc. today announced that it has partnered with Airwave Europe Ltd. as a channel partner in Europe for its streaming solution, STAYCASTTM powered by Chromecast. The announcement was made at the International Hotel Show in London, where Airwave is exhibiting.
10/03/2017 SONIFI Solutions
SONIFI Solutions Inc. is highlighting its recent successes with independent luxury hotels, with a look inside a recent Proper Hotel install at the hotelier's San Francisco property, Proper Hotel San Francisco, which celebrated its grand opening last month. The announcement was made today at the Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association’s Stay Boutique™ Leadership Conference in Los Angeles.
09/11/2017 Hospitality Technology
Hotel guests crave connectivity and convenience when they travel, so much so that 49% say the presence of high-tech features in the guestroom will actually influence their choice of a hotel. This statistic from Hospitality Technology’s 2017 Customer Engagement Technology Study is indicative of a trend happening across industries — customers want innovative amenities. However, as research also confirms, they want the high-tech without losing high-touch personalization.
08/16/2017 Market Realist
AT&T(T) announced recently that it was partnering with SONIFI Solutions to expand entertainment options for travelers in hotels. Under the deal, hotels and institutions that provide guest accommodations can use the STAYCAST service from SONIFI Solutions to enrich their guest entertainment menu. Notably, STAYCAST works with Chromecast from Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google. With STAYCAST, hotel guests can stream online video services like YouTube, Hulu, and DIRECTV Now from their handsets to the biggest screens in their rooms.
07/20/2017 SONIFI Solutions
TV5MONDE and SONIFI Solutions, Inc. today announced that the companies have extended its national hotel channel agreement for TV5MONDE Voyage and TV5MONDE Cinema on Demand for an additional two-years. To date Voyage has exceeded all expectations being viewed by 8% of all travelers staying at these U.S. hotels. This May alone, Voyage was viewed some 874,000 times (according to Nielsen). TV5MONDE Cinema is a branded video-on-demand channel which provides travelers with the best in recently released French films.
IDC's Quick Take: AT&T's recently announced introduction of a Google Chromecast-powered entertainment solution for hotel guests serves as an example of how connected home and connected consumer applications are moving into business environments. SONIFI's STAYCAST solution allows hotels to drive increased customer satisfaction and loyalty through "home like" experiences and sets the stage for broader consumer digital transformation in the hospitality market and other business verticals.
07/12/2017 SONIFI Solutions
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today announced that it has selected SONIFI Solutions as a Qualified Vendor for providing Choice Hotels franchised properties with world-class in-room entertainment, including interactive TV solutions, free-to-guest and over-the-top streaming via STAYCAST.
06/26/2017 SONIFI Solutions
Today, SONIFI Solutions, Inc. announced website pairing for STAYCAST, hospitality’s leading in-room streaming solution. With website pairing, guests simply visit a website to connect to the in-room TV – no app required.
STAYCAST, a Google Chromecast-powered service for hotels, could fulfill your dream of being able to watch whatever you want to as a guest -- especially now that it's become much easier to get. AT&T has just announced that hotels can get DIRECT HD systems pre-loaded with StayCast, so make sure to look around or ask if you can stream your own stuff if the property offers the carrier's satellite TV service. All you have to do is download the service's Hotel Cast app for iOS and Android and connect to the hotel's WiFi to start streaming your own Netflix, Hulu and other Cast-enabled apps.
06/21/2017 Hotel Business
For most guests, fast and reliable WiFi is the most important amenity a hotel can provide. But in this day and age, when using hotel WiFI doesn’t mean checking the occasional email, but streaming TV shows and movies on mobile devices, hotels need to be sure that they have a robust infrastructure that can accommodate the way that guests use WiFi. And sometimes, rewiring the hotel’s entire infrastructure isn’t an option—that’s why Sonifi Solutions Inc. has been ramping up its DOCSIS-based internet solution.
06/21/2017 SONIFI Solutions
LOS ANGELES, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc. today announced that it is bringing DOCSIS Internet solutions to major leading hotel brands, saving them the cost of re-wiring and construction on guest rooms. By leveraging SONIFI's 30+ years of RF, coax and TV development experience, hotels also see improved guest satisfaction with high performance Internet – SONIFI's DOCSIS solution delivers 10 to 20 times higher throughput than today's Over-The-Top video streaming requirements.
Dallas, Texas, June 21, 2017 -- AT&T continues to transform in-room entertainment for hotel guests and institutions across the country with a streaming solution from SONIFI Solutions, Inc. Hotels and institutions with DIRECTV services can now order STAYCAST powered by Google Chromecast for their property.
New York, NY – May 10, 2017 – NexGuard, a Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) company and the leading provider of forensic watermarking technology and solutions, today announced that SONIFI® Solutions is deploying its streaming session-based forensic watermarking system with a new over-the-top VOD app for the hospitality industry. The deployment enables SONIFI to meet the requirements of major Hollywood studios in the delivery of movies to hotel guests.
RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ – May 2, 2017 – Today Samsung Electronics America, Inc., a global leader in hospitality technology, announces a partnership with SONIFI Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of interactive guest engagement solutions, to offer hoteliers an integrated in-room technology bundle.
Austin, TX and Sioux Falls, SD (PRWEB) April 25, 2017 – BuyDRM™ and SONIFI Solutions, Inc. announced their commercial agreement whereby SONIFI is securing VOD content using BuyDRM’s KeyOS™ MultiKey™ Service. SONIFI chose the KeyOS Platform to deliver major studio content to set top boxes in some of the world’s premier hotel brands. SONIFI’s over-the top VOD app gives guests access to the latest movies in the comfort of their hotel room.
04/11/2017 SONIFI Solutions
CHICAGO (April 11, 2017) – Hyatt has selected SONIFI Solutions, Inc. as its preferred provider for delivering a personalized in-room streaming solution to hotel guests. SONIFI’s patent-pending STAYCAST™ solution, powered by Google Chromecast, has been seamlessly integrated with the World of Hyatt mobile app.
09/15/2016 SONIFI Solutions
LOS ANGELES, CA ( September 15, 2016)– Comedy Dynamics announced the launch of curated titles from their stand-up comedy catalog beginning September 15, 2016 in select hotels served by SONIFI, a hospitality solutions provider that delivers programming to over 500 million guests a year.
08/17/2016 SONIFI Solutions
LOS ANGELES, August 17, 2016 /PR Newswire/ – SONIFI® Solutions, Inc, the leading provider of innovative guest engagement solutions for the hospitality industry, continues to see significant adoption of their newest product, SoniCast - powered by Chromecast. SoniCast expands guest entertainment options by empowering guests to cast content from 1000+ apps seamlessly from their own iOS or Android mobile device to the in-room TV.
LOS ANGELES, June 21, 2016 -- TV5MONDE today announced that it has launched TV5MONDE Voyage – a lifestyle network geared to travelers as part of a new agreement with SONIFI Solutions, Inc., the leader in innovative digital engagement technology solutions for the hospitality industry.
06/20/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
NEW ORLEANS, June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/-- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc. invites you to join us at HITEC 2016 as we showcase our products and services with a laser focus on delivering guest satisfaction through multiple touchpoints. Discover hotel services and access the widest breadth of entertainment content, enabled by superior guest Internet services and delivered through SONIFI’s products and unparalleled service and support.
06/17/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, June 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/-- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc., a leader in innovative guest engagement solutions for hospitality, has partnered with VRCinematic®, Inc., the leader in hotel destination Virtual Reality (VR) for sales, marketing, and in-room entertainment. Hotels and resorts looking to showcase their property, location, features, and amenities can put a prospective guest in the middle of the experience of their property.
06/16/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, June 16 , 2016 /PRNewswire/-- SONIFI® Solutions, the leading provider of innovative guest engagement solutions in hospitality and Single Digits, the leading global provider of High Speed Internet Access (HSIA) solutions, today announced extending their existing partnership by developing seamless pairing functionality and by signing a reseller agreement that makes SoniCast™ available to Single Digits’ current and future customer base.
06/15/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, June 15 , 2016) /PRNewswire/-- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc., installs SoniCast – Powered by Chromecast – in several New Orleans landmark hotels in advance of the 2016 HITEC Expo. SoniCast is a solution that exceeds the expectations of today’s always-connected hotel guest by empowering guests to cast content from over 1,000 apps from their own mobile devices to the in-room TV.
06/01/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc., a leader in internet solutions for hospitality, announces the deployment of a DOCSIS 3.0 based Internet solution at ‘Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa on Captiva Island, Florida. Guests within the 137 guest rooms, studios, suites and cottages throughout the resort can now count on fast, reliable internet, while enjoying entertainment through the interactive services provided by SONIFI’s STAY1000 platform all over the same coax network.
05/26/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, May 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc. has partnered with the grande dame of San Francisco Boutique hotels to launch SoniCast – powered by Chromecast – in their property. Kimpton’s Sir Francis Drake Hotel brings the familiarity of home to the hotel entertainment experience by enabling guests to cast content from 1000+ apps in the comfort of their hotel room. Whether binge watching TV series, catching up on latest movies, or playing games, SoniCast delivers a seamless experience to the in room TV.
05/25/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc. and RPS Technologies, LLC today announced a strategic partnership that brings SONIFI’s industry leading entertainment solutions and technology to the hotel community in Middle East countries and strengthens the commitment of both companies in the region. RPS will be the official distributor of SONIFI’s technology solutions providing local sales, installation and support.
05/24/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc. announces Hyatt Regency San Francisco as its first full property installation of SoniCast – powered by Chromecast. SoniCast delivers expanded entertainment options by enabling guests to bring their own content subscriptions and to cast those from their mobile device to the in-room TV seamlessly and securely.
04/05/2016 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, Apr. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, Inc. today announced the launch of SoniCast powered by Chromecast to enhance the hotel room experience for guests. Chromecast is a media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port of a TV that allows you to cast your favorite movies, TV shows, music and more from your mobile device to the TV.
11/11/2015 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions and the Historic Boston Park Plaza Hotel have partnered to deliver state-of-the-art in-room guest experiences. The $100 million renovation will underscore the property as a Boston destination hotel that will showcase SONIFI's innovative technology.
06/09/2015 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, June 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, the leading provider of innovative guest engagement solutions for the hospitality industry and Single Digits, a leading global provider of High Speed Internet Access (HSIA) management and support solutions, today announce a strategic partnership and availability of an integrated solution delivering robust guest internet access.
06/04/2015 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES, June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SONIFI® Solutions, the leader in innovative digital engagement technology solutions for the hospitality industry, announces the expansion of its interactive solutions portfolio to include Set-Top Box in response to market demands for alternative deployment architectures.
03/17/2015 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
LOS ANGELES - March 16, 2015 - SONIFI® Solutions, the leader in innovative digital engagment technology solutions for the hospitality and healthcare industries, today announced that it has appointed finance and entertainment industry veteran, John Chang, as Chief Financial Officer.
01/20/2015 SONIFI SOLUTIONS
Los Angeles, C.A. - January 20, 2015 - SONIFI® Solutions,the leader in comprehensive, innovative, flexible and dependable digital engagement and technology solutions for the hospitality and healthcare industries, today announced that it has named media and technology veteran, Ahmad Ouri, as Chief Executive Officer.
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