Whether it is hardwired or wi-fi, all hotel guest Internet networks can be subject to malicious attacks by outside users. A recent report from the Cornell Center for Hospitality tests the security of 147 hotels and explains why virtual local area networks (VLANs) are operators' most secure line of defense.
The Courtyard by Marriott in Newark, Delaware becomes the first of three Shaner Hotels to receive Delaware's Green Lodging Certification. To qualify, the hotel established various conservation initiatives such as the implementation of natural light and water.
Hotel Nikko Tokyo will allow guests to connect their personal entertainment devices to the hotel's guestroom TV and sound system through the recent installation of TeleAdapt's MediaHub.
The Canyon Ranch Miami Beach resort will offer guests a wide variety of studio films, virtual concierge services and entertainment through recent Extenway guest media installs.
The Armathwaite Hall Country House Hotel and Spa implements Agilysys' property management, POS, spa and club management solutions to enhance hotel operations and guest service.
In the hotel industry, technology is often a brand differentiator and can greatly impact guest satisfaction and the likelihood for return visits. Learn which seven guestroom technologies were ranked the highest among guests from the University of Delaware's 2009 Hotel Guest Technology Study
As the demand for HSIA grows among hotel guests, operators need to be armed with enough bandwidth to meet guest expectations. Load-balancing applications are one way that hoteliers can meet bandwidth demand when HSIA revenues are down or being completely eliminated.
Talk to anyone who has ever pursued a fully converged IP network and they will reveal that this complicated process requires more footwork then many hoteliers are prepared to handle. HT reveals the five most important questions that all operators should ask prior to installation.
Intelity ICE and iGoLoic are partnering to provide hoteliers with an in-room concierge and back-end monitoring system that organizes, tracks and measures all hotel activities through an integrated infrared touch-panel PC.
The M Resort Spa Casino opens in Las Vegas and features a wide array of technology installs in its guestroom and gaming area. Handheld, mobile gaming devices and seamless wireless access are just some of the solutions.