(Dubai, September 22, 2011) – iBAHN, a global leader in IP platform-based systems and broadband technologies for the hospitality industry, announces today that it has agreed a contract to deliver IPTV services to Park Hyatt Dubai.
Park Hyatt Dubai is a luxury waterfront retreat adjacent to the world-famous Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, and minutes away from the city centre. The property offers 225 luxury rooms and suites, the luxury Amara Spa, access to the golf club and charter yachts available from the club.
As a result of the agreement, guests at Park Hyatt Dubai will now be able to take advantage of iBAHN’s state-of-the-art IPTV solution with superb HD picture quality on widescreen displays.
The iBAHN IPTV offering gives picture quality with up to five times more detail than Standard Definition (SD) TV, delivering vibrant colour, stunning detail and incredible depth. It also uses millions more colours than SD TV, increasing the richness and intensity.
This solution delivers a true home-from-home experience, with enhanced digital picture and sound quality compared to current analogue systems. Intuitive navigation and multi-language capability to cater for global travellers means that guests at Park Hyatt Dubai will now have a greater choice of high quality entertainment.
Adrian Slater, General Manager, Park Hyatt Dubai, comments: “Our guests can now enjoy a superior experience via the full HD package, which also improves signal strength and will be viewed via new flat screens in all rooms. The iBAHN solution not only helps us to improve customer experience, but allows us to stay ahead of a very competitive market in Dubai.”
Hauke Lenthe, Regional Director GCC, iBAHN Middle East, comments: “We are proud to be working with Hyatt, which has a reputation for working in partnership with suppliers to maximise guest satisfaction. This announcement follows a number of recent regional agreements for iBAHN, proving that hoteliers who care about their guests are choosing iBAHN to meet their needs.”
The company is the only global provider of digital information/entertainment and Internet solutions for the hospitality and meeting industries. Monthly, more than 1.8 million travellers and meeting attendees rely on iBAHN to increase productivity with secure high-speed Internet access options in nearly 3,000 hotels, conference centres and meeting spaces in more than 40 countries worldwide. iBAHN’s digital entertainment and information services feature leading programming in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia. Operating one of the largest MPLS networks in the industry, the company provides technology solutions to more than 50,000 events annually, ranging from small group meetings to major industry conferences, while serving more than 40% of Fortune 100 corporations. For more information, please visit www.ibahn.com.