MURTEC 2010 kicks off tomorrow in Las Vegas and promises to offer its audience of more than 200 restaurant professionals a powerful lineup of high-profile executives and more.
ThreatRadar is a new add-on to Imperva's Web Application Firewall that provides automated, reputation-based defense against large scale industrialized cyber attacks.
MerchantWARE Mobile adds new mobile payment processing applications for the Google Android and Windows Mobile platforms to its already established iPhone/iPod touch and Blackberry offerings.
In late January 2010, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts discovered that unauthorized intrusions into the computer systems of certain Wyndham brand-franchised and managed hotels resulted in the unauthorized acquisition of customer names and payment card information.
Using the Omni Chicago Hotel's new ORION system, guests can now utilize a variety of services, from ordering fresh made soup and salad to valet and housekeeping requests, with just a few clicks.
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.
According to the 2010 Global Security Report, hospitality data breaches accounted for a whopping 38% of all breaches investigated by Trustwave SpiderLabs; software-based point of sale systems were identified as the most frequently breached area across all of the industries involved in the study.
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.
What's the best way to create a converged wireless infrastructure? Hotels weigh the pros and cons of rip-and-replace versus reuse and recycle. At the end of the day, though, does it all come down to balancing budgets against customers' needs?
The 11-unit chain is using HotSchedules to improve labor cost control, increase productivity, and enhance communication between managers and employees.