Sacramento, Calif. – Today, the Sacramento Kings announced a new partnership with Advantel Networks, a premier technology solutions provider. Advantel Networks will serve as the overall systems integrator for the Sacramento Kings, Golden 1 Center and Downtown Commons (DOCO). Golden 1 Center will seat up to 17,500 fans on game nights, and DOCO includes up to 1.5 million square feet of development including 475,000 square feet of office space, 350,000 square feet of retail, a 250-room hotel and 500,000 square feet of residential units.
Advantel Networks will be the exclusive partner to deliver Golden 1 Center with hyper-converged technology solutions, including wired and wireless systems, data security, unified communications and collaboration, data center, structured cabling, Internet Protocol television (IPTV) and compute solutions.
“We’re committed to having next-generation technology at the heart of Golden 1 Center,” said Kings President Chris Granger. “Our arena will be home to second-to-none technology designed to enhance the fan experience throughout the arena and beyond. Advantel will play an instrumental role in that experience.”
Advantel Networks will also be the presenting partner of the new data and digital command center that drives Golden 1 Center’s innovative solutions. This first-of-a-kind command center will analyze data in real-time to provide fans access to shorter food and beverage lines, unique video feeds, in-game statistics and analysis.
“We’re thrilled to partner with the Sacramento Kings and provide them with the technology solutions and complete system integration for Golden 1 Center,” said Advantel Networks President and CEO, Dan Ferguson. “The Kings are raising the bar for their fans by seamlessly integrating many technologies never done before at this scale. We are very excited to be part of it!”
In the coming weeks, the Kings will announce additional Golden 1 Center technology hardware partnerships with more industry innovators.
Providing next-generation technology further reflects Kings Owner and Chairman Vivek Ranadivé’s “NBA 3.0” philosophy, which focuses on utilizing cutting-edge technology to enhance the fan experience, acting as a positive agent of change in the community and expanding the team’s and the Sacramento region’s global brand.
For more information, visit www.Golden1Center.com.
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About Advantel Networks: AdvanTel Networks is a premier technology solutions provider; designing, implementing and maintaining solutions for customers worldwide. From its regional offices across the U.S., Advantel Networks has built a solid reputation for over 30 years as a customer service oriented company for SMB to Fortune 100 enterprises. The company’s expert engineers are prepared to help your organization move to the next level with Network Security, Data Centers, Storage and Virtualization, Unified Communications, Contact Centers, Cloud, and Managed Services solutions. For more information, visit: www.advantel.com.