Arena Fonte Nova opens with Imply® Technology
On November 24th, Arena Fonte Nova, located in Brazil in the city of Salvador – Bahia, hosted the game between Bahia and Portuguesa, the 36th round of the Brazilian Championship Series. Besides the football show, the evening was marked by the inauguration of the modern Imply® Access Management System. With the system, the audience of about 36 thousand people went to the stadium with speed and security. Since its opening, the Arena used an imported Access System, however, with the implementation of Imply® system, the stage began to operate with 100% brazilian technology.
Altogether, the Imply® System controls 128 turnstiles and ticketing system, plus 26 points of sale managed with Imply® Technology for ticket sales. The turnstiles for access to Arena Fonte Nova have modern QR code readers, plus the NFC ( Near Field Communication ) technology. The CEO of Imply®, Tironi Paz Ortiz , emphasizes that “the entire system was developed strictly within the standards of FIFA .”
The Itaipava Fonte Nova Arena was built with the goal of being an imposing multipurpose venue because besides being prepared to receive the most important competitions in world sport, Arena also accredits the city of Salvador to enter in the national and international great musical concerts and cultural events circuit.