Category Archives: Hotels

Unmanned Hotel Trivia

Have you ever heard of unmanned hotels? Unlikely as it may seem, there are hotels that can function effectively without front desk personnel. This approach is witnessing an increase in popularity among hoteliers, since automating and simplifying the booking and check-in processes can only lead to higher margins. The IT company that implements the custom… Read More »

What To Consider When Building A PCI Compliant Architecture

A PCI Compliant solution is often requested by customers for large scale enterprise applications. When developing such a solution, the provider must address mainly the following areas: – Building and Maintaining a Secure Network – Protecting the cardholder data – Maintaining a vulnerability Management Program – Implementing Strong access control measures – Regularly Monitoring and… Read More »

Hotel Carbon Footprint Calculator

What Is Hotel Carbon Footprint? In early 2011 the International Tourism Partnership (ITP) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) started collaborating on an initiative to unite hotel industry efforts to calculate and communicate carbon impact by agreeing on a standardized methodology and metrics. The partnership consists of  12 world renowned hotel companies: Accor,… Read More »