Does Your Property Management System Need An Upgrade


For those managements that thought, installing a property management system (PMS) or Hotel ERP was the solution to all their technology needs, think again. Yes, your property management system has a reasonable life, say five to seven years, after which, one must invariably need to consider an update. Yes, your software may be functioning just fine, and you probably have accumulated a sizable quantity of legacy data, but an upgrade is inescapable.

Those in management may wince at the thought of a software upgrade and yet, it has numerous advantages. To begin with, your software provider would have added a significant number of new features to the software, for example, five years ago, social media held little benefits to a hotel, today, we all know otherwise. The older software may have had bugs that would also get addressed in the newer version, safety is becoming a new issue and most software providers put in place system to fend off hackers, as computing power increases, your software provider may rework the product to make the application lighter, faster, energy efficient and also give it a fresh new look. Read more>>

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Technology is making greater and greater inroads into our lives. Right from when we wake up in the morning to when we head to sleep – we cannot imagine a life without the gadgets and gizmos that make life easy and interesting. When we travel and stay in hotels, our expectations are no different. We expect all the technological amenities we easily access at home if not more. The hospitality industry in increasingly accessing technology to wow guests, optimize their use of manpower, control hotel functions in an integrated manner and on the whole reduce costs while increasing efficiency. This blog is meant to track these technological changes happening in the hospitality sector. The growing move towards sophisticated hotel ERP, the growing use of cloud computing, the rapidly changing customer facing devices – smart phones and iPads, the increasing security concerns and more. Expect to find interesting articles, whitepapers, thoughts, and observations. Feel free to comment and even mail us content that you don’t mind posted here. Happy reading!
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