Niefern-Öschelbronn, August 9, 2023 – WISI Communications GmbH & Co. KG successfully delivered a complete Interactive IPTV System to Sentido Reef Oasis Senses Resort.
WISI is a world leader in video reception and distribution technology spanning nine decades. Video operators in over 150 countries rely on WISI to provide subscribers with a great TV experience.
Sentido Reef Oasis Senses Resort is a 5-star resort located in Hadebet Um El Sid, 14 km from Sharm El Sheikh International airport.
Situated on a beach overlooking Temple Reef, this all-inclusive resort features outdoor pools, a wellness center, a variety of restaurants and bars and an Aqua Park with 14 pools. The resort offers spacious rooms with balcony and all equipped with the latest guest-room entertainment system.
The IPTV system deployed in the resort is based on WISI’s Tangram Video Headend Platform. Tangram is a modular, flexible and best suited solution for IP video delivery in the hospitality sector. Tangram is used for the reception of DVB-S/SS/S2X and terrestrial channels to get IP streams. The system will also use the newly added 4 channel HDMI encoder GT35 module to process Pay TV channels.
Additionally, through WISI’s IPTV middleware application WISIon, guests have access to resort services such as room service, concierge services or book a spa appointment directly through the TV screen. WISIon’s seamless integration with the resort’s Property Management System (PMS) enable guests to view their account status (view billing). Together, this set-up provides a complete Interactive IPTV System that serves the entire property.
“We are delighted to be chosen to deliver the latest technology in guest entertainment system at Sentido Reef Oasis Senses Resort. WISIon’s compatibility to support multiple TV brands offers more flexibility to the hospitality clients like Sentido, thereby meeting the customer requirements and expectations. We thank the entire team for their cooperation and support in implementing the system successfully,” says Mr. Ali Ghosein, General Manager, WISI Middle East FZE.
About Sentido Hotels
Founded in 2009, Sentido is an international hotel brand that offers quiet, relaxed holiday environment for single travellers, couples and small families with high demands. In 2019 the hotel brand Sentido was bought by DER Touristik Group, one of the leading tourism groups in Europe and the REWE Group’s travel and tourism division.
About WISI Communications GmbH & Co KG
Wilhelm Sihn Jr. founded WISI in 1926 in Niefern-Oeschelbronn (Germany). More than 90 years later, the high-tech company is one of the world’s pioneers in broadband reception and distribution technology. Today, WISI is active globally in the business fields: components for broadband networks, fiberoptics for broadband, digital signal reception, processing and modulation for TV and radio, and in-house multimedia. WISI currently employs 600 people at sites in Germany, Europe, Canada and Asia. The company has subsidiaries in France, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, Bulgaria, Spain, Canada, Dubai and China. In addition, WISI works with more than 100 partners in major international markets.
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