Hospitality IPTV – Adding Interactivity to Hotel TV

Net Protocol Television(IPTV) is creating a large impact on the mainstream TV industry. That has much wider applications than just in the entertainment field. On this page we shall take a glimpse at one such specific niche market IPTV segment Рthe Hospitality industry, and how it can change the Hotel Guest user experience and benefit Hotel Providers. IPTV Kodi

Conventional Television systems in the majority of the hotels surrounding the world offer two major features –

Live TELEVISION Channels
Movies on demand
The features are restricted to the concentrique cable TV technology that has been prevalent for the past 3 years. It broadcasts the TELEVISION media, meaning pre-scheduled programs are run irrespective of user’s individual preference on a particular channel. The provider provides a pair of content and the user can melody to the choice of his/her channel.

Why change to IPTV? Existing advertising agency cable TV technology has limitations –

Low quality of TV channels
Not enough personalization for guests
Not any support for getting guest’s advices
Limitations of quantity of TV channels offered
Lack of offering convenience to guests
No customization of TV services
Unproductive utilization of the audio-visual medium to generate additional income
Hotel IPTV Technology
In past times 20 years the Internet has created a major impact in the end user habits. Today most Accommodations are the “Internet services” as part of their arrears offerings, though it might come at a little premium price. The Internet has made it possible for users to “search what they want” at the click of a mouse. The free flow of information gives users more selections and it has improved the expectation levels. The IPTV technology can help Hotel operators to offer wider options of infotainment and making the services more personal for their guests.


IPTV Programs
Video on demand (VOD)
Time shift TV
Personalized services
TCommerce – Interactive shopping
Visitor Experience
The hotel IPTV system or Interactive TELEVISION can change the Guests experience in many ways. The main areas it can create difference are –

Personalization of User Program based on guest choices
Localised infotainment system
Potential to feedback to Lodge management