With more than 40 hotels installed in 2015, Quadriga has become the leading internet- solutions provider for the fast growing hotel chain in Africa.
Quadriga Worldwide, a leading international provider of Internet and entertainment managed services are currently deploying their WiFi Cloud based solutions into AccorHotels’ brands throughout the African continent. After supplying the global hotel chain leader with guest entertainment and communication solutions for several years around the globe, Quadriga has established an effective organisation to support AccorHotels in its development in the region.
With more than 40 hotels installed over the past year, Quadriga have become the main Internet solution provider for Accor in Africa, rolling out their wireless Internet solution – including router, switches, access points and gateway – in Morocco, Benin, Senegal, Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Guinea.
The growth of AccorHotels properties in Africa is due to double in coming years and Quadriga are now prepared to face any incoming requests with appropriate people both at continent and local levels.
Fabrice Gaultier, Regional IT Director of AccorHotels for Africa commented, “Quadriga are currently showing AccorHotels their ability to look after our hotels in Africa with efficiency, by providing a true local support with skilled engineers available when needed. It is critical for AccorHotels to partner with companies that consider Africa as part of their development strategy like any other region in the world. This is the reason why we decided to work with them.’’
Richard Robaix, General Manager at the Ibis and Novotel Cotonou, gave his feedback regarding the first install of this solution by Quadriga in Africa. ‘’Having Quadriga here has been a big step forward as it brings us new guests. They have managed to deploy quickly, minimising troubles with operations and providing an excellent WiFi coverage in all areas. The local presence is second to none and is proof of efficiency and availability. They have exceeded our expectations.’’
Mireille Sahou, Regional IT for AccorHotels West Africa, confirms that Quadriga’s team have been very efficient. Installing more than 450 Wireless Access Points at the newly opened Sofitel Abidjan in less than 10 days, the hotel were more than ready to welcome the annual Summit of the DAB (African Development Bank) in May 2015.
Olivier Hennion, Managing Director of Quadriga Africa commented on the deployment, mentioning how exciting it has been to put in place an efficient organisation across the 54 countries that makes up Africa. ‘’Having the right people at the right place is a true challenge for any company in the world but it takes on a whole new meaning in Africa. We are proud to support our customers with the quality of service they expect’’.
As well as WiFi solutions, Quadriga Africa offers a full range of services to hotels, including regular DTV head ends and complete IPTV solutions, coaxial infrastructure, Ethernet and fibre optic networks, TV sets and mobile applications.
Quadriga is a leading international provider of guest technology managed services for the hospitality industry and our commitment is to maximise a customers’ on-property value and guest satisfaction
Quadriga provides customers with the flexibility and reassurance that they can obtain a complete, accessible and relevant guest technology solution that meets their business revenue, guest satisfaction and operational efficiency targets, all from a single, financially robust partner. Our value proposition is to provide technology solutions which enable customers to:
- Connect with your guests – and guests with the hotel and their world
- Control the guest experience and your network and TV environment
- Commercialise new business and revenue opportunities
This value is delivered via a 360º integrated and managed service approach to design, build and manage a complete network and technology ecosystem focussed on the needs of hospitality and guests.
Quadriga offers a single point of contact for a range of managed services covering Networks, WiFi, Hospitality TVs, Interactive TV & Mobile platforms and Financial Services. These integrate multiple hardware and software components, proprietary to Quadriga or via ‘best-in-class’ partners, with an unrivalled range of multimedia content solutions and expert operational and professional services.
Quadriga has more than 30 years experience serving the hospitality sector and operates in the key strategic geographies of USA, Europe, Middle East and Africa, supporting more than 300,000 guest rooms including 100,000 with HSIA. The company has unrivalled knowledge and approaching 15 years experience in managing hotel networks, Internet provision, digital IP systems and delivering IP over coax networks.
Quadriga will continue to leverage its capabilities, its partnerships and deep knowledge of the hospitality sector to create solutions that harness the latest technologies and meet ever- evolving customer business needs and guest expectations.
For more information, please visit www.quadriga.com
AccorHotels is much more than a world leader. AccorHotels represents 180,000 hoteliers with the same shared passion for welcoming, caring about millions of guests in its 3,700 hotels and on its digital platforms. As an operator and franchisor (HotelServices), owner and investor (HotelInvest), AccorHotels invests all its energy into making “Feel Welcome” resonate as the finest hotel promise. Its brands meet all desires.
AccorHotels provides an extensive offer including complementary brands—from luxury to economy—that are recognized and appreciated around the world for their service quality: Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery, Novotel, Suite Novotel, Mercure, ibis, ibis Styles, ibis budget, hotelF1 as well as Thalassa sea & spa.