PolyU launches competition to set new standards for the hotel rooms of the future.
LodgeNet Interactive Corp. has announced it will file for bankruptcy protection under an agreement with affiliates of Colony Capital LLC, which will invest $60 million in the provider of on-demand movies to hotel rooms.
ZENO Controls is enjoying a banner year with its acquisition of Verve Living Systems and proven ROI.
Desarrollos Hotelco Group partners with Advantix Systems to deliver energy efficient salt water air conditioning to luxury hotel industry.
Concorde Hotels & Resorts has selected Quadriga as its partner to deliver integrated in-room entertainment services.
When combined, SynergyMMS from System Associates Inc. and INNcontrol3 from INNCOM are improving guestroom automation, operational efficiency, guest comfort and more.
As smartphones and tablets become more ubiquitous, the likelihood of guests not having one of these devices is slim. Hotel operators must consider options to cater to a generation of guests that are accustomed to using mobile devices to do everything, including any and all guestroom functions.
HT's annual Lodging Technology Study reveals the trends, challenges, and priorities of hoteliers across a range of topics, including budgets and business drivers, in-room tech priorities, property management and back-of-house, and front-of-house tech. The findings from this research reveal both priority and satisfaction levels, exposing where technology performance is and is not meeting the needs of operators.
News of a potential security flaw in Onity locks drew attention to guest room technology and locking tech in particular. HT's 2013 Lodging Technology Study reveals the areas where hoteliers are planning to focus in the coming year, with 35 percent planning to upgrade locking systems.
A recent report on USA Today's website reveals that more and more hotels are providing guests with mobile devices to use in public spaces.