The Future of Distribution Management (Part 2 of 2)

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Key Problems One of the biggest challenges to a hotelier’s bottom line is guest acquisition costs. As we discussed in part 1, the dominance of third-party online travel agency (OTA) sites has reinvented how many customers choose to book rooms. Yet, many hoteliers are still seeking to wean themselves completely off these sites that in […]

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The Future of Distribution Management (Part 1 of 2)

Tourist using OTA hotel software to find the best bookings

More Efficiency It’s all about control. That is, regaining pricing power within the hospitality sector by using better, smarter, more efficient technology. For a long time, it was an exercise in futility, but these days the rise of cloud computing is making it a reality thanks to next-generation hotel software.   Problem number one: Online […]

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Operating Your Hotel Anytime from Anywhere – Part 4

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Things are Changing Not only are the way hotels managed changing, but so is its workforce. These days millennials rule, and they expect the systems they utilize to match the technologies they’re familiar with.   Did you know? 35% of people working in America are millennials? They’re now the largest generation in the U.S. labor […]

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The Cloud is Changing Everything for Hotel Management – Part 3

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The future is now. Well, at least for hoteliers fully embracing cloud-based solutions. Savvy business operators realize a hotel operations platform powered by cloud-computing is fueling the hotel industry to increased efficiency, more satisfied employees and heightened profitability. Sorry legacy systems, but a new breed of hotel property management systems (PMS) is transforming hotels in […]

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What’s Driving the Growth of Cloud Analytics?

What’s Driving the Growth of Cloud Analytics?

Market-tracking firm Research and Markets recently reported that cloud computing and data analytics are expected to grow by more than 26 percent annually over the next five years. Enterprises are increasingly leveraging the cloud and cloud analytics to help them better understand and target customers in the digital age. Read on to discover some of […]

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