Best-in-class Wi-Fi and Wi-fi analytics advance the fan experience and aid technology-driven stadium operations.
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“Fan expectations and demands for technology-driven experiences are evolving, and it’s our job to fulfill those expectations every game day. Our partnerships with innovative companies like Extreme allow us to stay ahead of the curve and support our efforts to provide every team in the NFL with a resource for leading stadium network technology. We’re excited to renew our partnership with Extreme and look forward to working together to deliver next-generation experiences for football fans everywhere for years to come.”
Chief Information Officer, National Football League
Hear from the NFL’s CIO on the renewed partnership, and how Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi analytics are core pieces of the League’s technology and fan engagement strategy.
We are extremely grateful for, and proud of our partnership with Verizon and Extreme Networks. This partnership has allowed us to provide a world-class connected experience for our spectators in our stadium that feels like home
Reliable Wi-Fi is essential in order to get the most out of our investment in instant replay cameras, mobile ticketing and our mobile app. Raymond James Stadium was one of the first NFL venues to provide Wi-Fi for fans and over the last few years, the use of our networks has increased exponentially. Extreme Networks helped us elevate our stadium to the next level and truly deliver a championship caliber experience to our fans.
For us, adopting Wi-Fi 6 is a business imperative, because if our network can't provide a highly reliable, seamless experience throughout the game, our fans will stay home
In-stadium, high density Wi-Fi connectivity that provides any guest unrestricted mobile access with a rich content experience was always the next frontier for the NFL. It’s also extremely helpful for us to have insight into how people are using the Wi-Fi at Gillette Stadium beyond the obvious platforms. Having that type of knowledge opens up opportunities.
A great in-stadium experience is reliant on seamless connectivity – which Extreme Networks has made possible for our fans. We know we can rely on Extreme’s network to deliver not only at the stadium, but throughout our business operations at our facility.
At the time we chose Extreme Networks, they were the only manufacturer to have a purpose-built, in-stadium solution that was weatherproof for outdoor stadiums. With the past 5 years, our current relationship, and the purpose-built solution, it was a no brainer to go with Extreme.
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