Thailand's Grand Millennium Sukhumvit has recently completed the installation of VingCard's Signature RFID contactless electronic door locks with NFC cell phone compatibility.
From computer controlled hotel rooms to remote drive-thru ordering centers and everything in between, new technology is hot. So why have many operators been so slow to jump on the technology bandwagon? Phil Mott, assistant professor at Kendall College's School of Hospitality Management, offers three common reasons.
Cape Sienna Resort's VingCard Signature RFID door locks allow for contactless guestroom entry, are compatible with next-generation NFC cell phones, and offer additional green benefits.
The World, a 644-foot luxury residential ship, present staff with a unique challenge of finding and providing information on the best restaurants, shopping and entertainment in more than 100 ports of call. Learn how The World's international concierge team uses Concierge Assistant to share guest request information with other appropriate staff.
MSI and Libra OnDemand are among the industry vendors behind a hotel technology makeover contest that offers two lucky winners the chance for a complete technology overhaul. Contest ends October 20, 2009.
The Sea Pearl Villas Resort in Phuket, Thailand has completed the installation of VingCard's Signature RFID contactless electronic door locks with NFC cell phone compatibility.
CityCenter's ARIA and Vdara hotels have received LEED Gold Certifications from the U.S. Green Building Council. Resort management anticipates Gold or Silver LEED certification for its remaining developments.
Affordable Hospitality Group has selected PhoneSuite as the telephone system for its latest property due to the solution's ability to reduce the amount of time between transactions at the front desk.
InterContinental's Price Optimization module has a price sensitive modeling process that allows the system to continuously balance rates, occupancy and guest pricing preferences in a way that increases revenue opportunities regardless of demand.
Intelity ICE VOD features standard and high-def movies, information programming and more that streams from the ICE interface to the current in-room television.