Funded by the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation (AH&LEF), the not-for-profit affiliate of AH&LA, results reveal that wi-fi and customer satisfaction are among the top guest demand and motivation for upgrades.
Red Lion Hotels announces partnership with Telkonet to install wired and wireless high-speed Internet access in 5,400+ rooms in 30 hotels across the US, starting in Q2.
At HITEC, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces announced the selection of Wayport as the preferred high-speed Internet access provider for their three U.S. locations. Wi-Fi service will be available in guest rooms, meeting rooms, and hotel common areas.
High speed internet access is becoming a necessary amenity for any hotel. Get the scoop on the five HSIA innovations that you need now.
Tableside POS peripherals are gaining popularity in the United States for their fast service, increased table turnovers, and improved customer security. HT reviews the technological advancements on the market.
Carrabba's Italian Grill expects to complete the deployment of VeriFone's ON THE SPOT V 670 carside payment solution early this summer.
Hotels can now broadcast the departures of neighboring airports onto their guest TV network.
As customer and operational needs for internet connectivity grows, the hospitality industry is beginning to see an increased need to protect browser security. Although the most secure networks are still susceptible to attack, there are a number of measures that IT departments can put in place to safe guard their systems.
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts plans to implement Microsoft products and services at the "Link @ Sheraton" in more than 300 properties worldwode by the end of 2008.
Hilton Hotels expand Hilton Meetings across North America. After first being introduced in 2000, it is expected that the majority of Hilton properties will include these new meeting rooms by the fourth quarter of 2008.