Leading provider of in-room entertainment solutions becomes first hospitality provider to integrate and go live with Samsung’s groundbreaking new series of TVs

Stockholm & Washington, D.C. – February 21, 2024 – InnSpire, the leading provider of innovative hospitality technology solutions that help drive seamless, world-class guest experiences for some of the world’s most iconic hotels and brands, today announced that the company has been awarded certification by Samsung Hospitality, establishing its status as a Certified Samsung Partner. The new certification enables the seamless integration of InnSpire’s award-winning InnSmart solution with Samsung’s latest BU-Series Televisions, which includes BU8000 and Q60 models that are popular among luxury and boutique properties around the world.

“As a Certified Samsung Partner, InnSpire will lead the way in how hoteliers use technology to create memorable stays for their guests,” said Shawn O’Connell, Director and Head of Hospitality for Samsung. “The integration of the InnSmart solution with our Hospitality TVs built on the latest Tizen Enterprise Platform enables the management of in-room entertainment systems seamlessly. Hotels can further wow guests with the BU8000’s 4K UHD and Q60’s QLED stunning picture quality and smart connectivity with their favorite content. Leveraging both series’ compact System-on-Chip technology, InnSpire’s integration eliminates the need for additional hardware and reduces energy consumption to help hoteliers meet their sustainability commitments.”

InnSpire’s new technology integration with Samsung, which has been successfully implemented in various hotels, including a prestigious luxury establishment in Boston, represents a significant advancement in in-room entertainment for the hospitality industry. It provides a host of tangible benefits to hoteliers, including reduced hardware requirements, decreased energy costs and streamlined operational processes during installation. The simplified cloud-based and network control further enhance the overall efficiency of managing in-room entertainment systems.

“Our certification and integration with Samsung is an ideal complement to our platform infrastructure,” said Anne Frye, President, the Americas for InnSpire. “Our innovative guest in-room entertainment solution integrated directly into the Samsung models, combined with our InnCast casting solution, allows guest to cast their favorite content directly from their own device. InnSmart offers a personalized experience for guests through integration to Property Management System and delivers customized content to market on-property amenities and events by room type or traveler type. Hotels can drive ancillary revenue through the TV through in-room dining, spa bookings, upsells and more.”

InnSpire is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of technology to create seamless, efficient, and guest-centric solutions for the hospitality industry. For a deeper insight into InnSpire’s comprehensive guest journey platform, which includes AI-powered InnSpire.ONE solutions, mobile check-in, mobile key, casting, connected guestroom TV, entertainment solutions, and more, please explore www.innspire.com.