GigNet Offering In-Room Hotel Entertainment with Partnerships

GigNet, a Digital Infrastructure company with a 19,200 fiber-kilometer broadband network from Costa Mujeres to Cancun to Tulum, has announced it will offer commercial grade televisions for hotel guest entertainment through Best Buy Business as part of the WorldVue® Powered by GigNet product suite, the company said.

With an expansive collection of commercial and consumer-grade products and services, Best Buy Business offers customized solutions specifically designed for the hospitality industry to ensure hotel guests have access to in-room entertainment and programming equal to or better than what they experience at home. Hoteliers are also guaranteed rapid installation and service request response powered by the 400-technician strong team from World Cinema and GigNet — backed by Tech Services Mexico.

In addition to the latest and exclusive, commercial-grade TVs from the industry´s top manufacturers, Best Buy offers 24/7 support to assist hotels with any questions. The company offers a wide-range of installation and setup services, each done in a timely manner and with minimal disruption to a hotel´s business. Best Buy strives to provide a seamless, stress-free experience for hotels and their guests by managing all aspects of on-site installations.

GigNet has partnered with World Cinema, Inc., a leader of in-room entertainment in North America with more than 4,000 hotel customers, to provide “over-the-top (OTT)” streaming content and casting solutions to hotel properties in the Mexican Caribbean.

GigNet is the Mexican Caribbean brand of GigNet, Inc. Through its Mexico operating subsidiaries, GigNet, S.A. de C.V., and Sanalto Redes Peninsular, S.A.P.I. de C.V., the Digital Infrastructure company is a fully licensed telecommunications provider in Mexico. The company is actively adding customers to its 19,200 fiber-kilometer broadband network in the Mexican Caribbean, one of the largest and fastest growing tourism destinations in the world, with over 160,000 hotel rooms and over 23 million annual airport visitors.

World Cinema is a market provider of novating and delivering technology and services to guest-centric properties. From its start in 1974, the company is one of the first property technology innovators. Today World Cinema is building on that legacy as a stable and trusted provider of video and data services to some of the largest owners and managers of hotel and multi-family brands in the world.