UIEvolution, Inc. and VIDELIO-HMS today announced they have been selected by Holland America Line to deploy UIEvolution’s UIE ExperienceManager technology platform on the Nieuw Amsterdam. The ship’s in-stateroom TVs will be upgraded with a new entertainment system, as well as a wide range of video, audio and onboard services.
The company will be able to upgrade the ship’s in-room technology with their existing infrastructure. UIE ExperienceManager, a platform designed to manage video-on-demand (VOD), Live TV, music and ship services will be implemented offering Holland American Line the ability to create real-time in-cabin entertainment and digital displays throughout the ship.
"We are pleased to work with UIEvolution and Videlio-HMS to offer innovative technology and in-room entertainment services and contents to our passengers and crew," said Jason Grant, Director Fleet I.T., Holland America Line. “We look forward to working with them on future retrofits in our fleet.”
“Working with Holland America Line is a great experience,” said Travis Beaven, Chief Product Officer at UIEvolution. “They understand the true benefits of utilizing technology to increase and engage passengers at all levels. The ability to retrofit a leading-edge solution with existing infrastructure is remarkable for the industry, and we are proud to be able to offer this to our cruise partners. It’s all part of our efforts to make every part of the cruise experience be amazing and the very best in the industry.”
"We're truly excited for this new project commissioned by Holland America Line, and we’re extremely confident in our ability to deliver it, in close partnership with UIEvolution,” said Gianluca Trentadue, Chief Technology Officer at VIDELIO-HMS. "This will mark our seventh deployment together in less than two years, and the level of cooperation has steadily increased. The quality of the product we deliver together is a total reflection of this synergy.”