20 Most Promising Travel and Hospitality Solution Providers - 2015
The travel and hospitality industry is embracing advanced technologies to wow the guests and enhance the loyalty factor while the well-travelled are using it to augment their travel experience. To remain competitive, this people-centric industry is ushering in initiatives and utilizing big data and analytics to extract relevant insights pertaining to customer preferences. Right from the phase of planning the travel to the arrival of guests and catering to their personal needs and showcasing the property, hoteliers are now powered to entice the prospects. To cope with a traveler’s schedule, speed and personalized service are today’s requirements in the travel and leisure industry—where faster booking, check-in, Wi-Fi, and immediate response to the customer dominate.
To earn a seat at the table, enterprises have to empower themselves with the technological knowledge that bring in ease of operations through the implementation of Customer Relationship Management, Property Management System, cloud, mobile, or Global Distribution System. With the advent of social media, hotels and travel agencies are in pursuit of customer data to glean more insights and target customized communication as part of their marketing strategies.
For the CIOs and IT decision makers, the key lies in implementing technology solutions that provide seamless communication and a 360 degree centralized view of the guest. There are a host of IT solution providers who bring in integrated solutions towards winning the travelers. In the last few months, our decision panel evaluated the capabilities of scores of technology vendors in the travel and hospitality arena, and shortlisted the ones that are at the forefront of optimally tackling the real explosion in travel technologies’ volume, variety, and complexity.
We present you CIO Review’s 20 Most Promising Travel and Hospitality Solution Providers 2015.
|ABC Connection||Provider of integrated technology solutions to the travel community.|
|Agilysys||Agilysys is a leading developer and marketer of proprietary enterprise software, services and solutions to the hospitality industry.|
|CendynONE||Provides hotels and resorts with a fully integrated cloud-based software and services platform that turns data, to insight, to action, to drive an immediate and measurable impact.|
|Clairvoyix||Providers of digital and direct marketing programs for the travel and leisure industry.|
|DataArt||Providing end-to-end solutions, from concept and strategy, to design, implementation and support, helping clients achieve important business outcomes.|
|Frontdesk Anywhere||Providing innovative hotel management software for independent properties, chains and management groups.|
|Global Matrix||Provides state of the art front and back end system for travel agencies around the world.|
|Lanyon Solutions Inc||Lanyon is an industry-leading provider of software solutions for corporate meetings, events and travel programs.|
|Lateral||Provides design and development solutions delivered through a broad range of services from design, concept, implementation, and consulting.|
|Merchant Link||To develop secure payment solutions that are flexible, customized and evolving to meet merchants’ changing needs.|
|Monscierge||An international software company specializing in innovative hospitality solutions.|
|Nomadix||Nomadix provides gateways for seamless wired and wireless connectivity solutions across public access networks and enterprises.|
|Odysseus Solutions||Provides the most comprehensive and innovative online booking solutions available in the market today.|
|PAR Technology Corporation||PAR Technology Corporation is an industry leader in systems and service solutions for the hospitality industry.|
|RMS Hospitality Solutions||Producing and supporting Online Booking, Channel Management, and Front Office Systems to the world’s hospitality industry.|
|RoomKeyPMS||Provides property management systems to independent hotel and hotel chains.|
|Sabre Corporation||A technology solutions provider to the global travel and tourism industry.|
|SkyTouch Technology||Provides a cloud-based hotel operating system that allows hotel companies to help meet their most important strategic objectives.|
|TravelClick||TravelClick provides innovative solutions for hotels around the globe that increase revenue, reduce cost, and improve performance.|
|WNS Global Services||WNS delivers an entire spectrum of business process management services such as customer care, finance and accounting, human resource solutions, research and analytics, and technology solutions.|