CityCenter's ARIA Resort & Casino and the Mandarin Oriental hotel are leveraging a technology from Control4 to give guests control of every aspect of their room environment, while providing CityCenter with an unparalleled control of energy usage.
TeleAdapt's new universal mobile device charging station is compatible with more than 2,000 devices and comes equipped with 12 different device connectors.
As the iPhone and its App Store continue to take the mobile community by storm, many hospitality operators are quickly jumping onto the bandwagon to cash in on the growing trend. Learn what it takes to get an iPhone app up and running from Pizza Hut, Chipotle and Choice Hotels.
Hotel guest room locking and security systems are advancing rapidly. Hospitality Technology explores the benefits and drawbacks of some of the hottest locking solutions on the market today including RFID, NFC and more.
Seattle's Hotel 1000 worked with a nationwide provider of advanced communication services to install a fiber optics connection to the property, thereby enabling a 100MB connection to the hotel's internal fiber network. With this added connectivity, Hotel 1000's bandwidth has increased 20-fold and it is one of the first hotels in the U.S. to offer this type of broadband connectivity.
The Oneida Nation Tribe of Indians Enterprise, which consists of Oneida Retail, Oneida Casino with its five satellite locations, and the Radisson Hotel, has selected the MICROS 9700 Hospitality Management System to better manage its operation, increase employee productivity, and improve guest service.
Although tiered bandwidth is a possible solution to the HSIA free-or-fee debate, a bigger question remains as to what will happen to HSIA in hotels in the future.
The road to PCI compliance has proven to be a rocky one for many franchise systems and their franchisees. By educating franchisees early on about their PCI compliance responsibilities, operators can overcome lagging franchisee awareness and significantly lower risk.
eRevMax has implemented all information security policies in line with PCI guidelines which also includes building and maintaining a secure network and implementing strong access control measures.
According to a blog posted by Google product marketing managers Ryan Hayward and David Kim, Google's new window decal initiative centers on a unique bar code, known as a QR code, that enables users to go up to a storefront and immediately find reviews, coupons and more through their mobile phones.