Since its official release in July 2009, Pizza Hut's revolutionary and award-winning iPhone/iPod touch application has created an innovation 'explosion' in the mobile communication front. Pizza Hut's Baron Concors, CIO; Kevin Fish, project manager; and Carlos Chavez, director of eCommerce technology dish on the winning strategy that launched its first-to-market, million-dollar food ordering application.
Thanks to spill over from military and government agencies, video surveillance systems in hospitality are becoming more and more sophisticated through the integration of analytic applications that turn traditional video into uber intelligence gathers.
The 11-unit chain is using HotSchedules to improve labor cost control, increase productivity, and enhance communication between managers and employees.
The service allows Heathrow Airport travelers to receive boarding passes electronically on their cell phones or PDAs and eliminates the need for paper boarding passes.
With droves of college students expected to hit Florida's spring break hot spots this year, Verizon Wireless has prepared to handle all of their communication needs with a $240 million investment in enhanced network coverage.
One of Venezuela's newest properties has completed the installation of the VISION by VingCard system, Signature RFID by VingCard contactless electronic door locks, and Infinity II by Elsafe electronic in-room safes.
A RFID-based beverage tracking solution is hitting the brakes on over pouring and free drinks in the Babcock & Story venue at the Hotel Del Coronado. As a result of its success, the hotel has sustained a 3.6 point drop in liquor costs.
The Credant Mobile Guardian Dell Edition promises to provide customers with compliance-ready, non-disruptive, centrally controlled endpoint data protection.
RateTiger's premium channel management product has now also been developed for the iPhone, giving hoteliers greater flexibility with rates and availability when unable to access a computer.
The Telkonet iWire System promises to overcome many of the challenges in providing cost-effective, secure, reliable, and HSIA access for the MDU sector, avoiding the need to rewire a building with cost-prohibitive CAT-5 or fiber.