— Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today announced two strategic partnershipsto deliverreal-time information display solutions to the airport industry. Through agreements with leading systems integrators and IT resellers in the airport sector including Ikusi and Zafire Group, Samsung display solutions will provide differentiated, compelling and innovative commercial displays toairports around the world. —
Samsung Announces Strategic Partnerships to Deliver
Total Display Solutions for the Airport Industry
Samsung’s Smart Signage Platform (SSSP) makes airport displays easierto install and more convenient
to maintain and update while offering lower total cost of ownership
SEOUL, Korea – March 25, 2014 –Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today announced two strategic partnershipsto deliverreal-time information display solutions to the airport industry. Through agreements with leading systems integrators and IT resellers in the airport sector including Ikusi and Zafire Group, Samsung display solutions will provide differentiated, compelling and innovative commercial displays toairports around the world.The company’s airport solutions will be on display at the Ikusi (#1250) and Zafire (#1420) booths at the 2014 Passenger Terminal Expo (PTE) today through Thursday at the Fira in Barcelona, Spain.
“The airport industry is a promising market opportunity for Samsung’s total display solutions that will help us to achieve our long-term commitment to the growth of our commercial display business,”said Jeong-hwan Kim, Senior Vice President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics.“We look forward to working with many IT resellers, including Ikusi and Zafire to develop innovative solutions that reduce total cost of ownership and provide the most effective solutions based on the Samsung Smart Signage Platform. Samsung delivers solutions to IT resellers serving the transportation industry, in order to offer a seamless information experience for travelers.”
Samsung’s total display solutions for airports eliminate the need for an external PC and enables real-time update that save time and make installation and maintenance easy. Theirslim, lightweight design makes them easy to install and reliable, while 24/7 operability makes the displays optimized for total airport display solutions. Equipped with the Samsung Smart Signage Platform (SSSP), there is no need for external media players, allowing for a streamlined deployment process. In addition, by integrating directly with the Flight Information Display Systems (FIDS) used by airports through the SSSP, Samsung’s displays can deliver real-time flight arrival and departure data, saving time and money while lowering TCO for the airport.
Ikusi’s offerings for the airport sector are based on in-depth knowledge of the sector, derived from its extensive experience and command of technologies that allow it to develop solutions and services capable of responding to the changing needs of the sector. Ikusi pays attention and adjusts to its clients’ specific business and objectives to become their strategic partner. Ikusi offers its value-added solutions and services in more than 120 airports, in 25 countries and 4 continents, serving 250 million passengers worldwide. To learn more, please visit www.ikusi.com/en.
Zafire specializes in software solutions for the aviation industry, which help its clients to dramatically improve their efficiency and performance. Armed with many years of experience in the Aviation market, Zafire’s mission is to ensure that all of its customers maximize their potential. It does this by providing them with tools that match their exacting requirements and meet their needs entirely. To learn more, please visit www.zafire.com/who-we-are/key-facts.
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