LodgeNet's Customer Technology Symposium will feature presentations by leading companies in consumer electronics, media, microchip design, networking equipment, and cellular technology.
Wytestone Properties has selected and installed MSI's WinPM and Web-Booking Engine to operate all three independent Wytestone Virginia properties; the English Inn in Charlottesville, Wytestone Suites in Woodbridge and Fredericksburg.
Hospitality Technology offers its annual roundup of the latest property management system releases and upgrades. Cloud computing, iPhone and iPod touch applications and web-based training are just some of the newest vendor offerings.
Built on a robust IP backbone that's engineered to run whatever technology the innovation community can throw at it, the theWit Hotel's executive team is free to carry out their true vision of creating an immersive experience that oozes culture and entertainment. Developer Scott Greenberg and branding and technology executives Lou Carrier and Darrin Pinkham, give HT the inside story on the technology, the culture and the vision that is theWit Hotel.
When it comes to guest room amenities, some technologies are considered "must haves" by your guests, while others are considered a nice added benefit. Hotel guests identify the top two amenities that are important to them.
Crosby Street Hotel guests can access nearly 100 movies, including many in HD and several still in theatrical release, through the hotel's KoolConnect system.
In hospitality, constant change is commonplace and it often lends itself to a breakdown in communication between an organization's accounts payable department and their multitude of vendors and suppliers. To avoid this breakdown, which can lead to missed shipments, transaction errors, and strained relationships, companies must implement procedures to maintain effective vendor relationships. Fortunately technology can help.
Hotel 1000 worked with multiple technology vendors to install a fiber optics connection to the property, thereby enabling a 100MB connection to the already installed future proof internal fiber network.
The Casa Dorada Resort & Spa has recently completed the installation of Roomlinx, enabling guests to enjoy unlimited movies on demand, HSIA, virtual concierge services and more through the LCD TV in their suites.
Hotel Technology Next Generation has released three new technical specifications that provide standardized interfaces that connect the PMS with other hotel systems to guest-room devices, allow hotels to deliver rich descriptive content to distribution channels and websites, and support improved security for credit card processing.