Monday, September 30, 2013
Royal Caribbean increased its internet bandwidth sevenfold this year
Royal Caribbean’s chief information officer Bill Martin, in a recent interview with Information Week, indicated his company increased its bandwidth sevenfold this year, enabling more guests to be online simultaneously. The cruise line is currently piloting fibre-like service on Allure of the Seas, with test packages for $49.95 a day, or a seven-night unlimited data package for $179. Minute usage rates are 65 cents.