Cruising is about to get a significant improvement with the first of its kind hybrid wireless network from Carnival Corporation. The WiFi@Sea tm. is scheduled to roll out this year for Carnival Corporation ships sailing to the Caribbean.
Today’s consumer expects to be connected 24/7 and with Carnival’s “smart hybrid” network it will soon be possible while at sea. Their network will integrate strategically located land-based antennas installed along cruise routes with advanced satellites to create the first state of the art cruise network. When completed multiple technology solutions will provide passengers internet connectivity roughly 10 times the speed currently available on Carnival ships.
Do you want Millennials to cruise more? Carnival Corporation has discovered the answer, WiFi!!! Millennials love to travel; they love to show off their travel on social media and Carnival has taken the step to make that happen for Millennial cruisers. This year Cruise Lines International Association identified Millennial passengers as a top growth trend for 2014 and beyond. . With significantly improved WiFi, Carnival Corporation will also be making corporate meeting planners jobs easier and helping with corporations shrinking budgets. Meetings at Sea
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