Kirkland, WA (PRWEB) August 07, 2012
UIEvolution, Inc., a globally recognized design and innovation leader in connecting consumers to content with ground-breaking user experience solutions in IPTV, mobile, tablet and automotive, and HMS, a leader in entertainment system design in the cruise industry, announced today their partnership to deliver a new hospitality solution, UIEvolution Hospitality TV Platform™, to cruise liners. The joint partnership provides hospitality clients with a complete service that increases the overall guest entertainment experience.
“We are proud to partner with HMS to provide turnkey solutions that enhance travelers overall experiences,” said Chris Ruff, CEO and President of UIEvolution. “UIEvolution is committed to providing a dynamic user experience on our content management system that delivers the right video-rich content in an optimized way. Working with HMS, we are able to offer cruise ship travelers an end-to-end experience that has the right mix of technology, performance and pricing. This is a win-win for travelers, as well as for our clients looking for the most profitable structured systems.”
With cruise lines heavily geared toward guest expectations, the use of technology is important. The sophisticated UIEvolution Hospitality TV Platform™, combined with HMS expertise in design, integration and delivery of onboard Infotainment systems, provides companies a vertical solution that exceeds guest’s expectations around new entertainment and connectivity in their rooms, in common areas and on mobile devices.
“We are honoured to team with UIEvolution. This partnership allows us to provide even greater ship-wide entertainment solutions on-board cruise ships,” said Franco Zini, HMS Europe General Manager, and Christophe Grignon, HMS USA CEO. “With the complement of this great platform, we can truly offer cruise liners the ultimate solution in this field, adding a new perspective to the passengers’ entertainment experience. This solution provides an unrivalled level of integration with the other infotainment systems already in our portfolio. ”
For over 30 years, HMS has been committed to designing ground-breaking infotainment platforms in an industry where innovation often clashes with the tight constraints of safety, space, weight and power requirements. This partnership between UIEvolution and HMS override these constraints, resulting in an unrivalled turn-key package sure to exceed customers’ satisfaction.
For further information on the partnership, please see: http://www.seatrade-insider.com/News/News-Headlines/UIEvolution-HMS-team-on-turnkey-entertainment-technology-platform.html
With almost 30 years of experience in the cruise industry, HMS is a world-wide recognized system designer and integrator in the fields of onboard Local Entertainment and Infotainment platforms. The company, based both in Europe and USA, provides ample expertise in the engineering and installation of Hospitality TV and Broadcasting, Audio, Video, Lighting, Communication networks, Automation, Rigging, Public Address, CCTV and more. The integration involves every type of onboard installation and application like theatres, lounges, discotheques, meeting rooms, casinos and spas. HMS is recognized not only for exclusive professionalism and expertise, but also for design flexibility aimed at the best integration and system management. HMS customers include the leading shipyards and cruise liners in the world. For further information, visit http://www.hmsgroup.com
UIEvolution is a globally recognized design and innovation leader in connecting consumers to content with groundbreaking user experience solutions in IPTV, mobile, tablet and automotive. UIEvolution’s innovative user experience solutions break through the complexity of connecting devices with content by delivering native and HTML5 apps managed from a cloud-based platform, ensuring a great consumer engagement experience. With offices in the United States and Japan, UIEvolution has a proven track record with clients including Toyota, AT&T, Microsoft, Samsung, Mitsubishi, Hikari-TV and other Fortune 500 companies around the globe.