DIRECTV targets commercial hotel customers with two annoucements at HITEC 2014: the DIRECTV Residential Experience (DRE) is now fully available to hotels, and this summier it will be introducing an HD, head-end video solution, COM2000.
Advancements in automatic minibars help hoteliers increase profit, efficiency and guest satisfaction.
SONIFI Solutions has announced the creation of an innovation lab to focus on designing, developing, and testing next-generation solutions for the hospitality industry.
In-room control system from Evolve Controls, administered through Microsoft Azure cloud platform, ensures flexibility, consistent delivery of services that delight the guest.
Mobile Simple intros patent-pending cloud-based mobile solution introduced for minibar management.
MCOM and Samsung Electronics expand their cooperation in North America.
The mobile and web-based technology from Zuppler lets guests review menus and place orders for in-room delivery from popular local restaurants. The service is available at more than 250 Choice Hotels locations.
White Lodging plans to implement a number of systems that are integrated with the property's guestroom energy management system to maximize guest service and energy savings.
As HT profiles the winners of the 2014 Hotel Visionary Awards, our own editor-in-chief Abigial Lorden offers her take on what it means to be a "visionary."
In March of 2014, Calgary, Guest-tek finalized its acquisition of major rival, iBAHN for $13M. For nearly two decades the companies competed as providers of network technology and interactive solutions for the global hospitality industry. With the acquisition, Guest-tek has effectively doubled in size and its customer base to more than 3,500 hotels in 85 countries. As the acquisition proceeds, HT talks to Arnon Levy, CEO of Guest-tek, about how the company will manage merging operations, and what products and services hoteliers can expect.