HT's annual Lodging Technology Study tracks budgets, business objectives, and investment allocation trends in hotel IT. This report incorporates feedback from hoteliers to produce a comprehensive and useful set of findings, diving significantly deeper into top goals and challenges for IT teams, the role of IT leaders in business strategy and planned investments for in-room, guest-facing and property systems. Hotel executives were also queried about how managers perceive technology. Across a variety of technology projects, this latest report presents both a priority level and a satisfaction level, exposing areas where technology performance is not meeting the business imperative. Sponsored.