How to adopt express check in at your hotel | By Raj Singh

Express check in (also known as mobile check in or contactless check in) enables guests to check themselves into rooms, without having to visit the front desk. Guests often access this through their mobile phones. Traditional check ins usually result in multiple contact points with the hotel staff throughout the check in and check out […]

Oracle Opens Hospitality API Specifications to Help Industry Recover

The pandemic underscored the need for hospitality providers to have flexible systems that can be adapted quickly to exceed changing guest expectations. Making it easier for partners to adapt and innovate, Oracle has made the REST API specifications in the Oracle Hospitality Integration Platform (OHIP) freely accessible through GitHub under the Universal Permissive License (UPL) […]

What to expect from hotel tech in 2021

To say that COVID has shown itself to be the biggest disruptor to all industries, especially hospitality, would be an understatement. Pivoting plans and learning how to model day‐to‐day life within the constraints of social distancing requirements, without losing the human connection has proven to be a balancing act. Despite all this, one area that […]

Progress continues towards decentralized customer data model for hospitality

Momentum is building in travel for a solution enabling customers to hold and managing their own personal data. Travel companies not only struggle to store data and keep it secure but also find it hard to make sense of it given how many sources they are drawing on. There has been an acknowledgement for some […]