Monthly Archives: October 2012

TOP Hotel Technology Trends in 2012

The rise and rise of consumer technology and the increasing take-up of this technology by our guests combined with the shorter life cycles of this technology creates considerable challenges for both operators and owners of hotels. In the past we … Continue reading

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Smart Energy Management Solutions Can Help Reduce Energy Costs.

Energy costs are constantly increasing, and the hospitality industry in India has been consistently adopting energy management solutions in varying degrees. Interestingly however, most of these solutions have been passive, like a key card solution that helps a hotel save … Continue reading

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Guest Engagement Can Help Improve Revenue at Your Hotel

Guest engagement is a long unsolved puzzle for many hoteliers, and like shifting sand, the options to engage potential guests and stay connected with old ones keeps changing. No hotel can afford to rely only on conventional advertising and so, … Continue reading

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IDS NEXT is Technology Partner at ‘Hotel, Hospitality & Food Sri Lanka 2012

Sri Lanka, October 17, 2012 – IDS NEXT, global leader in providing ERP and total technology solutions for the hospitality and leisure industries, announce that they will be participating in the Hotel, Hospitality and Food 2012, Sri Lanka, an event … Continue reading

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All Your Hotel Needs to Know about becoming PCI DSS Compliance

With hacking and data theft becoming increasingly common, there is growing pressure on organizations that store confidential personnel and financial data to put in place systems and processes that deter hackers. It is here that PCI DSS an internationally recognized … Continue reading

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Why Priceline’s purchase of Booking.com was the most profitable travel deal of the 2000s

In 2004, The Priceline Group acquired European hotel booking website Booking.com, helping to catapult Priceline from a profit of $10 million in 2003 to a profit of $1.1 billion last year.No other acquisition in the digital travel space in the 2000s … Continue reading

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