Guestroom 2010 showcased 40 of the most innovative and cutting edge technologies at this year's HITEC in Austin, Texas. But the most controversial and buzz worthy of all was the technology that was missing: the telephone.
HITEC 2008, held June 16-19, offers attendees a glimpse at the most innovative and cutting edge technology on the market. Couldn't make it to the conference? HT brings you the biggest innovations and announcements that you missed.
Fontainebleau's Miami and Las Vegas locations will rely on Apple technology to offer guests assistance and customizable vacation plans. As a result, hotel management expects to cut back on more than half a million pounds in saved newspapers alone.
AltiusPAR's new solution includes an updated Internet booking engine to provide hotels with an integrated ecosystem that offers both increased guest experience and personalization capability at HITEC 2008.
citizenM Hotels announce the implementation of AltiusPAR's next generation solution to create a new model in guest personalization in an effort to increase loyalty and maximize revenue opportunities.
The collaboration between Lorica and Control4 enables smart hotel room with easy-to-use and affordable automation. Customers will be able to control lighting, room temperature, television, music, and draperies.
Tangerine Global partners with Swisscom Hospitality Services to supply HD content to luxury hotel guests in North America, Europe, and the Middle East.
NxTV allows hotels to merge operations, entertainment and communications, while consumers get completely personalized access to more forms of content and information.
The Country Inn & Suites' Merrillville location is set to offer customers new in-room entertainment amenities through an agreement with Roomlinx. The solution will be installed in 10 rooms to start with more to follow as announced at HITEC 2008.
SAFLOK launches Messenger ZigBee, an online bi-directional wireless access control system, at HITEC 2008. Properties can have the ability to control the in-room environment when occupied by staff and provide tailored customer service.