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 Valcartier Hotel Installs Dormakaba Saflok RFID Electronic Door Locks http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92198Valcartier_Hotel_Installs_Dormakaba_Saflok_RFID_Electronic_Door_Locks.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92198Valcartier_Hotel_Installs_Dormakaba_Saflok_RFID_Electronic_Door_Locks.html Dependability, Client Trust Drive dormakaba Selection at Largest Resort in Eastern Quebec Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:41:44 EST Centro Europeu and ERevMax Forms an Industry-Academia Partnership http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92197Centro_Europeu_and_ERevMax_Forms_an_Industry_Academia_Partnership.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92197Centro_Europeu_and_ERevMax_Forms_an_Industry_Academia_Partnership.html This unique Industry-Academia tie-up has been created for imparting students with relevant hands-on training on multiple hotel technology solutions that has become critical for new professionals to know. Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:34:57 EST Is the Picture Perfect PMS An Illusion? What You Must Know Before You Take the Plunge http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92173Is_the_Picture_Perfect_PMS_An_Illusion__What_You_Must_Know_Before_You_Take_the_Plunge.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92173Is_the_Picture_Perfect_PMS_An_Illusion__What_You_Must_Know_Before_You_Take_the_Plunge.html With awareness about the phenomenal benefits of migrating to the cloud growing, hotel owners who haven’t used technology previously are also looking to adopt the versatile platform. However, it’s important that owners manage their expectations based on what the technology is actually capable of. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:11:24 EST Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport to Install FlyteBoard Digital Signage to Keep Guests On Time http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92170Hyatt_Place_Jacksonville_Airport_to_Install_FlyteBoard_Digital_Signage_to_Keep_Guests_On_Time.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92170Hyatt_Place_Jacksonville_Airport_to_Install_FlyteBoard_Digital_Signage_to_Keep_Guests_On_Time.html Flyte Systems®’ FlyteBoard Provides Airport Property with a Service that Busy Travelers and Flight Crews Value Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:15:35 EST JLL Real Views - How Technology Is Turning Buildings Into Butlers http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92168JLL_Real_Views___How_Technology_Is_Turning_Buildings_Into_Butlers.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92168JLL_Real_Views___How_Technology_Is_Turning_Buildings_Into_Butlers.html You enter your office and check your phone. An app displays your day’s schedule and prompts you to reserve a room for your next meeting. When you settle down to work, the smart building controls automatically adjust the lighting and temperature just for you, and even plays your most productivity-enhancing background music. Morning coffee? The office espresso machine knows you prefer a double. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:04:21 EST Cornell Roundtable Focuses on High-Tech Adoption in Hospitality Industry http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92163Cornell_Roundtable_Focuses_on_High_Tech_Adoption_in_Hospitality_Industry.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92163Cornell_Roundtable_Focuses_on_High_Tech_Adoption_in_Hospitality_Industry.html A wide-ranging discussion at Cornell University on the impact of technology in the hospitality realm, involving two-dozen industry leaders, touched on such topics as the adoption of cloud computing, best practices for rolling out new technologies, and online marketing strategies. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 10:30:46 EST A Simple Guide to Hotel Property Management Systems http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92148A_Simple_Guide_to_Hotel_Property_Management_Systems.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92148A_Simple_Guide_to_Hotel_Property_Management_Systems.html This free guide provides expert advice and guidance on what to look for when choosing a new PMS system and the top questions you need to ask to ensure that you make the right decision for your business. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:05:53 EST TrustYou Expands South American Presence Through Partnership with Slaviero Hotels http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92120TrustYou_Expands_South_American_Presence_Through_Partnership_with_Slaviero_Hotels.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92120TrustYou_Expands_South_American_Presence_Through_Partnership_with_Slaviero_Hotels.html Operationalizes Guest Feedback for Brazilian Hotels in 16 Cities Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:51:09 EST Luxury Cyprus Hotel Boosts Online Revenue with ERevMax http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92105Luxury_Cyprus_Hotel_Boosts_Online_Revenue_with_ERevMax.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92105Luxury_Cyprus_Hotel_Boosts_Online_Revenue_with_ERevMax.html Rise Hotel centralizes online distribution with LIVE OS Tue, 22 Nov 2016 11:13:06 EST The 5 Key Metrics Every Hotel Distributor Must Have to Stay Ahead of the Game http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92102The___Key_Metrics_Every_Hotel_Distributor_Must_Have_to_Stay_Ahead_of_the_Game.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92102The___Key_Metrics_Every_Hotel_Distributor_Must_Have_to_Stay_Ahead_of_the_Game.html For most hoteliers and intermediaries, hotel distribution is complex with a proliferation of connections to different channels. A veritable spider’s web, where relevance and contribution of individual channels can be unclear. Receiving travel requests and responding to them is technology intensive and speed and uptime are revenue impacting ingredients. Fresh opportunities can often be overlooked - often without even realising it. Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:03:53 EST The Right Property Management System Can Yield Big Benefits, According to New Guide http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92090The_Right_Property_Management_System_Can_Yield_Big_Benefits__According_to_New_Guide.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92090The_Right_Property_Management_System_Can_Yield_Big_Benefits__According_to_New_Guide.html According to research conducted for The 2016 Smart Decision Guide to Hotel Property Management Systems (currently available for complimentary download), published by Starfleet Research, more than one-quarter (27%) of hoteliers who have not upgraded their PMS within the past 3 years indicate that they plan to do so in the next 12 months. Mon, 21 Nov 2016 11:33:11 EST Casa De Campo Enjoys Big Wins with Oracle Property Management and Point of Sale - By Samantha Renner http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92086Casa_De_Campo_Enjoys_Big_Wins_with_Oracle_Property_Management_and_Point_of_Sale___By_Samantha_Renner.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92086Casa_De_Campo_Enjoys_Big_Wins_with_Oracle_Property_Management_and_Point_of_Sale___By_Samantha_Renner.html In Oracle’s recent interview with Casa de Campo’s Lucie Chmelikov, Director of Revenue Management and Distribution, and Franklin Carpio, Director of Information, the duo detailed why they initially chose Oracle, and why they have chosen to stick with Oracle for the long-term. Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:14:18 EST 'Power Up' with Simphony Standard Cloud POS and Oracle MICROS Workstation 610 http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92075_Power_Up__with_Simphony_Standard_Cloud_POS_and_Oracle_MICROS_Workstation____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92075_Power_Up__with_Simphony_Standard_Cloud_POS_and_Oracle_MICROS_Workstation____.html Oracle Hospitality is pleased to announce the launch of the Oracle Hospitality 'Power Up' Simphony 2017 Promotion. This limited time promotion brings the sleek and durable Oracle MICROS Workstation 610 and Oracle Hospitality Simphony Standard Cloud Service to existing qualified Oracle Hospitality customers at an affordable price. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:11:56 EST TrustYou Introduces Next Generation Hotel Review Summaries to Have Greater Impact on Guest Decisions http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92065TrustYou_Introduces_Next_Generation_Hotel_Review_Summaries_to_Have_Greater_Impact_on_Guest_Decisions.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92065TrustYou_Introduces_Next_Generation_Hotel_Review_Summaries_to_Have_Greater_Impact_on_Guest_Decisions.html GTA, Momondo, and Travolutionary among new partners launching with Meta-Review 2.0 Thu, 17 Nov 2016 10:24:53 EST STAPLES Center & Microsoft Theater Now Using InvoTech Uniform System http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92051STAPLES_Center___Microsoft_Theater_Now_Using_InvoTech_Uniform_System.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92051STAPLES_Center___Microsoft_Theater_Now_Using_InvoTech_Uniform_System.html Selective Cleaners Implements InvoTech Uniform System to Control all Uniform Inventory for one of Their Largest Clients Wed, 16 Nov 2016 15:40:37 EST Expanding Your Property Portfolio and Need to Streamline Operations Across All Your Hotels? Maestro PMS Helps Independents Achieve Their Goals http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92047Expanding_Your_Property_Portfolio_and_Need_to_Streamline_Operations_Across_All_Your_Hotels__Maestro_PMS_Helps_Independents_Achieve_Their_Goals.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92047Expanding_Your_Property_Portfolio_and_Need_to_Streamline_Operations_Across_All_Your_Hotels__Maestro_PMS_Helps_Independents_Achieve_Their_Goals.html Maestro’s One System–One Database Hotel Management Software Platform Lets Operators Market and Manage Multiple Hotels with Simplicity and Ease Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:37:28 EST Dayuse.com Partners With DHISCO to Expand Global Offerings http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92044Dayuse_com_Partners_With_DHISCO_to_Expand_Global_Offerings.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92044Dayuse_com_Partners_With_DHISCO_to_Expand_Global_Offerings.html Dayuse.com has selected DHISCO Inc. to help power its global expansion, the companies announced today during the Phocuswright travel industry conference in Los Angeles. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:26:28 EST How Effective Is Your Property’s Digital Signage? Three Tips to Improve Guest Experience http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92039How_Effective_Is_Your_Property______s_Digital_Signage__Three_Tips_to_Improve_Guest_Experience.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92039How_Effective_Is_Your_Property______s_Digital_Signage__Three_Tips_to_Improve_Guest_Experience.html Location, Interactive Content, and Relevant Information Make the Difference Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:34:22 EST Hotelogix Announces Special Year-End Pricing to Help Hoteliers Prepare for Hectic Period http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92034Hotelogix_Announces_Special_Year_End_Pricing_to_Help_Hoteliers_Prepare_for_Hectic_Period.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92034Hotelogix_Announces_Special_Year_End_Pricing_to_Help_Hoteliers_Prepare_for_Hectic_Period.html The leading cloud-based PMS providers have rolled out a limited-period offer for property owners, providing customers with 6 months of complimentary access to their 360 degree hotel management solution. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 07:28:40 EST Mobility and the Hotel Property Management System: Ending the Epidemic of Guest Experience Complacency - By Jos Schaap http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92008Mobility_and_the_Hotel_Property_Management_System__Ending_the_Epidemic_of_Guest_Experience_Complacency___By_Jos_Schaap.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article92008Mobility_and_the_Hotel_Property_Management_System__Ending_the_Epidemic_of_Guest_Experience_Complacency___By_Jos_Schaap.html Hotel technology has come a very long way over the past decade and yet it still has a very long way to go in order to catch up with other industries. Companies such as SAP and Infor, in the ERP space, have taken the user experience to the next level by implementing social and mobile aspects to their platforms. This new movement ensures that the platform is truly engaging, the user is more productive, and the educational curve is largely diminished - resulting in cost savings. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:23:50 EST