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.
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.
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.
Hospitality Technology's Editorial Advisory Board members discuss PCI compliance and Twitter over breakfast at the 2009 Restaurant Executive Summit.
The Pasadena CVB will offer Passkey as a complimentary service to groups using two or more Pasadena hotels with 400 room nights on peak.
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.
Thailand's Grand Millennium Sukhumvit has recently completed the installation of VingCard's Signature RFID contactless electronic door locks with NFC cell phone compatibility.
After gathering feedback from its 550 member hotels on what their "dream" central reservation system (CRS) would include, HotelREZ has partnered with Trust International to develop the new CentralREZ system utilizing Trust's yourVoyager CRS.
MSI announces the release of WinPM version 2.2, which includes new software functionality, specifically for Best Western members.