Through the partnership, travel management companies will be able to deliver real-time updates directly to travelers' smartphones, including flight plans, hotel arrangements and meeting details.
Subject to satisfactory completion of due diligence and other customary closing conditions, the transaction is targeted to close during XETA's third fiscal quarter.
The Philadelphia, PA-based SAP America has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire business database and mobile enterprise application platform vendor Sybase.
The introduction of coalition loyalty programs, extension of rewards and benefits to non-purchase behaviors, and the emergence of "Enterprise Loyalty" are among the milestones featured in the 1990-2010 timeline.
With a focus on forming essential partnerships with its guests, the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills, set out to create a two-way dialogue with its guests by learning first-hand, and in real-time, what can be done to make their stay an unforgettably positive experience.
Over the past few years, La Quinta Inns & Suites has gone through a significant transition, modernizing its technology footprint using cloud computing and strategic partnerships with several best-of-breed IT services providers. Vivek Shaiva, CIO for La Quinta, shares the story behind his company's strategy for centralizing its IT systems, as well as some of their significant results.
The portal allows guests to use any Web-enabled device to order (or pre-order) room service, request room amenities, address maintenance concerns and request services such as valet and book local tours of the San Diego harbor and Temecula wine country.
Available for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, the CPK App provides users with the ability to place orders, locate nearby restaurants, view previous orders and more.
The New Orleans Hornets have implemented a wireless network that exceeds the National Basketball Association's wireless LAN requirements to keep media and fans updated in real-time.
Cloud computing has been a buzz word for the past year or more, but what does it really mean to the hospitality industry? HT reveals how operators are leveraging it keep costs down, drive loyalty and become more agile in executing business strategies.