Today's Hotel Technology News http://www.hotelnewsresource.com Today's Hotel Technology News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource http://www.nevistas.com/nev_logo.gif http://www.hotelnewsresource.com support@nevistas.com Revinate Announces InGuest™, a Revolutionary Guest Engagement Platform for the Hospitality Industry http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79897Revinate_Announces_InGuest________a_Revolutionary_Guest_Engagement_Platform_for_the_Hospitality_Industry.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79897Revinate_Announces_InGuest________a_Revolutionary_Guest_Engagement_Platform_for_the_Hospitality_Industry.html With inGuest, hotels can maximize revenue by knowing their guests, anticipating their needs and executing precisely targeted marketing campaigns Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:40:07 EST Mobile Travel Apps Become More Popular As In-app Bookings Account for 12 Percent of Mobile Bookings http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79894Travel_Bookings_Via_Mobile_Devices_Increase_by_More_Than____Percent_in_the_First_Six_Months_of_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79894Travel_Bookings_Via_Mobile_Devices_Increase_by_More_Than____Percent_in_the_First_Six_Months_of_____.html Criteo (NASDAQ: CRTO) today revealed its Travel Flash Report that highlights the increased use of mobile devices in consumer travel planning and purchasing worldwide. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:11:16 EST Deloitte Survey: Where There is Reward for Travel, There is Risk http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79883A_Breach_of_Data_is_a_Breach_of_Brand_Loyalty_and_Trust.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79883A_Breach_of_Data_is_a_Breach_of_Brand_Loyalty_and_Trust.html Only one-third of consumers feel their frequent traveler accounts are secure enough Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:09:53 EST HFTP Establishes First Asia Footprint at Hong Kong Polytechnic University http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79867HFTP_Establishes_First_Asia_Footprint_at_Hong_Kong_Polytechnic_University.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79867HFTP_Establishes_First_Asia_Footprint_at_Hong_Kong_Polytechnic_University.html The purpose of the new office is to expand HFTP’s presence in the region by providing further education and professional development to hospitality practitioners in Asia. To facilitate this initiative HFTP has donated $100,000 USD and will establish a student exchange scholarship, a faculty research development fund and an applied research fund. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:59:35 EST Kaba Video: We're Going Mobile! And Taking You with Us http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79866Kaba_Video__We_re_Going_Mobile__And_Taking_You_with_Us.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79866Kaba_Video__We_re_Going_Mobile__And_Taking_You_with_Us.html Kaba Demonstrates Its Latest Mobile-Access Compatible RFID Door Locks That Give Operators A Choice of Guest Entry Options. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:21:40 EST Loyalty is Golden: Indies Rely on Maestro PMS to Build Repeat Business with Personalized Services http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79865Loyalty_is_Golden__Indies_Rely_on_Maestro_PMS_to_Build_Repeat_Business_with_Personalized_Services.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79865Loyalty_is_Golden__Indies_Rely_on_Maestro_PMS_to_Build_Repeat_Business_with_Personalized_Services.html NORTHWIND-Maestro Teams with Independents to Create Fully-Integrated Loyalty Solutions that Simplify Reward Point Programs, Support Personalized Service, and Provide Online Tracking Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:11:25 EST pasCLOUD Announces Its USALI 11th Compliant Edition Core http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79863pasCLOUD_Announces_Its_USALI___th_Compliant_Edition_Core.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79863pasCLOUD_Announces_Its_USALI___th_Compliant_Edition_Core.html Hoteliers can easily deploy this latest edition and leverage competitive advantages with minimal disruption Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:39:38 EST Czech Luxury Resort Selects ERevMax to Optimize Online Sales http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79841Czech_Luxury_Resort_Selects_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Sales.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79841Czech_Luxury_Resort_Selects_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Sales.html Hoffmeister Hotel & Spa leverages RateTiger for effective rate and inventory distribution Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:10:38 EST Hospitality Technology Conference in Dubai to Address Key Industry Challenges http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79806Hospitality_Technology_Conference_in_Dubai_to_Address_Key_Industry_Challenges.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79806Hospitality_Technology_Conference_in_Dubai_to_Address_Key_Industry_Challenges.html Hotel IT leaders from around the globe will gather 23-25 September at the third annual Middle East Conference of Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) in Dubai. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:42:41 EST TravelClick Partners with Roomlia to Enable Hotels to Provide Rates and Inventory on New Mobile OTA http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79802TravelClick_Partners_with_Roomlia_to_Enable_Hotels_to_Provide_Rates_and_Inventory_on_New_Mobile_OTA.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79802TravelClick_Partners_with_Roomlia_to_Enable_Hotels_to_Provide_Rates_and_Inventory_on_New_Mobile_OTA.html TravelClick Channel Management Provides Hotels with Connections to Traditional and Mobile OTAs Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:43:55 EST LaTour Hotels and Resorts Selects ERevMax’s Channel Management Technology for Driving Online Growth http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79759LaTour_Hotels_and_Resorts_Selects_ERevMax______s_Channel_Management_Technology_for_Driving_Online_Growth.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79759LaTour_Hotels_and_Resorts_Selects_ERevMax______s_Channel_Management_Technology_for_Driving_Online_Growth.html LaTour Hotels and Resorts, one of the leading hotel management companies in US, has partnered with eRevMax for its online distribution solutions. Multiple properties of the California-based group are using RateTiger Channelmanager for managing availability, rates and inventory (ARI) across online sales channels. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:04:51 EST Busy Rooms Signs Deal Hotel Casa Blanca in Mexico City http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79725Busy_Rooms_Signs_Deal_Hotel_Casa_Blanca_in_Mexico_City.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79725Busy_Rooms_Signs_Deal_Hotel_Casa_Blanca_in_Mexico_City.html The hotel will use Busy Rooms integrated Central Reservation technology to manage price comparison, sales and guest review, all in one. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:08:19 EST Park Hyatt New York Marks Grand Opening with InvoTech RFID Staff Uniform Protection http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79702Park_Hyatt_New_York_Marks_Grand_Opening_with_InvoTech_RFID_Staff_Uniform_Protection.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79702Park_Hyatt_New_York_Marks_Grand_Opening_with_InvoTech_RFID_Staff_Uniform_Protection.html How Does Manhattan’s Newest Luxury Location Track Uniform Assignments, Maintain Laundry Accountability, and Reduce Labor Expenses? With InvoTech Systems, Inc. Technology Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:49:19 EST GBTA Foundation Launches Travel Technology Maturity Index http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79644GBTA_Foundation_Launches_Travel_Technology_Maturity_Index.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79644GBTA_Foundation_Launches_Travel_Technology_Maturity_Index.html First-of-its-Kind Assessment Tool Helps Companies Optimize Use of Business Travel Technology Thu, 4 Sep 2014 17:16:56 EST ERevMax Improves Customer Satisfaction Based on Customer Feedback http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79631ERevMax_Improves_Customer_Satisfaction_Based_on_Customer_Feedback.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79631ERevMax_Improves_Customer_Satisfaction_Based_on_Customer_Feedback.html 9 out of 10 customers trust RateTiger & Connect solutions for accurate & up to date information Thu, 4 Sep 2014 09:56:52 EST The Conflict Between IT and Business Ends Now http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79611The_Conflict_Between_IT_and_Business_Ends_Now.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79611The_Conflict_Between_IT_and_Business_Ends_Now.html Complimentary Research Report - How Leading Organizations Improve Support and Meet Expectations Wed, 3 Sep 2014 10:39:49 EST App of the Planet: the Hunt is Almost Over! http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79596App_of_the_Planet__the_Hunt_is_Almost_Over_.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79596App_of_the_Planet__the_Hunt_is_Almost_Over_.html There is no doubt that mobile is the most disruptive force in the travel industry today and should only be ignored at your peril. EyeforTravel’s Mobile App in Travel Award is designed to recognise the travel companies who are innovating when it comes to mobile and investing to stay ahead of their competitors. Seven companies have been nominated for the award, which will take place in Berlin on 1st October, but which four will make the final cut? Voting closes on Friday! Wed, 3 Sep 2014 08:43:29 EST EVEN Hotels Introduce PDC's Smart Band(R) RFID Wristband System for Keyless Room Entry and Cashless Purchasing http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79544EVEN_Hotels_Introduce_PDC_s_Smart_Band_R__RFID_Wristband_System_for_Keyless_Room_Entry_and_Cashless_Purchasing.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79544EVEN_Hotels_Introduce_PDC_s_Smart_Band_R__RFID_Wristband_System_for_Keyless_Room_Entry_and_Cashless_Purchasing.html Upon check in, EVEN™ Hotels guests receive an RFID room keycard, and for $8, may purchase a waterproof Smart Band® with a securely sealed RFID chip inside that stores and verifies guest data when scanned by a reader. Guests may take Smart Band® with them upon leaving the property, and re-use when visiting any EVEN™ Hotel. As each chip contains a unique ID number, the bands are impossible to duplicate. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:34:35 EST Independent Operators Use Maestro PMS 2-Way Expedia QuickConnect Interface to Save Time and Money http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79499Independent_Operators_Use_Maestro_PMS___Way_Expedia_QuickConnect_Interface_to_Save_Time_and_Money.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79499Independent_Operators_Use_Maestro_PMS___Way_Expedia_QuickConnect_Interface_to_Save_Time_and_Money.html Why? The Expedia Interface Eliminates Manual Reservation Re-Keying, Maintains Accurate Real-Time Inventory Updates, Provides Optimized Rates to all Online Channels Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:32:32 EST Oakwood Selects ERevMax to Optimize Online Sales http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79498Oakwood_Selects_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Sales.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79498Oakwood_Selects_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Sales.html 12 properties to use RateTiger for channel management and competitor intelligence Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:29:43 EST