Deep Blue Communications Blog : A passion for WiFi

Three Common Myths About Hotel WiFi

3 Hotel WiFi Myths Hotel WiFi Myth #1: Hotel Wi-Fi just needs to be “good enough”. Hotel WiFi FACT: WiFi tops the list of guest demands. Annual JD Power and hotels.com surveys some 2013 to 2015 name high performance WiFi as the #1 most-desired amenity. Also, guest satisfaction drops almost 7% when asked they are to…
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Announcing the New Deep Blue Website

Deep Blue Communications is pleased to announce the deployment of Phase I of the new and enhanced  Deep Blue Communications website. Under development for the last 8 months, we have been working hard on rewriting and updating content, and redesigning the creative elements. Our new design will better feature the products and services we currently offer,…
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How Does Hotel WiFi Affect Occupancy Rates?

As a professional hotelier you know that the secret to a successful property is in the details. You make certain your sheets are crisp, bathrooms are spotless, your staff is friendly, helpful, but also unobtrusive and a host of other details that make a guest’s experience a good one. Now there is a new item…
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When a University Accidentally Becomes an ISP

IT departments at educational institutions face uniquely challenging requirements particularly when providing and sustaining an intranet. Large or small, colleges and universities are faced with providing reliable connectivity over a broad geographical area with multiple buildings and structures. Without question the largest customer” segment, in terms of both numbers and bandwidth usage, are the students…
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Wi-Fi for Assisted Living and Long Term Care Facilities

Improve Care Delivery, Enhance Resident Services, Increase Efficiencies with Managed WiFi Solutions From mobile health technology to concierge services, long term and healthcare facilities need to make sure the exchange of data is reliable, secure and efficient across all platforms and locations. A solid WiFi network is the most important factor to keep things running smoothly….
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Managing K-12 Technology

Supporting Classrooms in a Digital Age With the explosion of digital curriculum, eLearning, classroom websites and other educational technologies, schools need the right IT tools and infrastructure to support teachers and students. How can school leaders, boards, administration and IT managers ensure the right construction, capacity and connectivity for their districts? The ABC’s of Technology…
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Benefits of Implementing Converged Networks for Hospitality

What are Converged Networks for Hospitality? Put simply, a converged network is the grouping of telephone, video and data communication within a single network. Designing and managing all of these within one network offers convenience and flexibility that are simply not possible with separate infrastructures. No longer do properties need different cables for different services….
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Stadiums Finally Investing in a WiFi Network

Fans want it and stadiums and other sport venues want it! So why aren’t more large sporting venues already offering WiFi for their fans? Part of the answer is to avoid the potentially high-cost and the uncertain return on investment. However, the other, and much more important reason, is the technical difficulties that companies must…
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Racetrack WiFi Delivers Shorter Lines and More Betting

Racetrack WiFi enables a new and more flexible option for on-track wagering. A day at the track provides a lot of enjoyment on its own for horseracing enthusiasts, but owning a piece of the race is a huge part of the excitement of the sport. Racecourses have been adding free WiFi service to their venues…
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Luxury Hotels Need Better WiFi to Meet High Customer Expectations

Luxury hotels and resorts are in constant competition to win over and retain the loyalty of their client base. Every detail of their guests’ rooms is chosen to provide the ultimate in comfort and luxury. They train their staff to offer superior customer service and to do whatever it takes to ensure that guests are…
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Marina WiFi Network Deployment

Marina WiFi Network Deployment ChallengesInstalling a marina WiFi network comes with many unique challenges. Marinas that want to deploy a WiFi network for their customers may have difficulty finding an Internet service provider (ISP). The WiFi equipment will need to be able to withstand constant exposure to difficult weather conditions. The marina will also need…
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Deep Blue Communications Named Wyndham Worldwide 2014 Supplier of the Year

Company Delivers Innovative WiFi Network Designs to Improve Customer Experience Latham, NY (January 27, 2015) –Deep Blue Communications announced today they have been awarded the Wyndham Worldwide 2014 Supplier of the Year Award. In 2014, Deep Blue installed WiFi networks at 100+ Wyndham franchised hotels that included over 10,000 hotel rooms. Deep Blue Communications now…
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MDU WiFi is More Convenient for Tenants and Building Owners

Multiple dwelling unit wireless, or MDU WiFi, is an added convenience property owners can offer their tenants. Whether it is an apartment building, condominium, or dorm, the challenges of providing Internet service to each unit remains the same. Tenants want fast and reliable Internet service throughout their living areas. Buildings that have multiple vendors performing…
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Are Retailers Ready for the Tsunami of Smartphones?

Numbers That Require Rethinking Retail WiFi Solutions No consumer technology has ever experienced the incredible growth of today’s smartphone industry. Over 50% of the U.S. population owns smartphones and two thirds of those will use their devices while visiting retail stores. Customer behavior, the way consumers shop, is changing thanks to the immediate access to information…
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