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MICROS Launches Next Generation Hotel Portal

MICROS Systems, Inc., a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality industry, has launched its next generation hotel industry portal called to complement and enhance its suite of hotel applications and services.

is the successor product to hotelBANK, MICROS`s predecessor hotel reservation portal.

“MICROS continues to execute its strategic development plan for hotel industry e-commerce initiatives and is designed to become our hotel industry portal,” said Stefan M. Piringer, president & COO of at the launch ceremony. “ will provide a host of online services that will be introduced over the coming years, including global product distribution, financial services, education and e-learning, property management services, hosted and managed enterprise solutions.”

“MICROS is pleased with the commercial development of our e-business solutions, in particular our product distribution service company,” said Piringer. “Over the past fiscal year we recorded a membership growth of 70 percent and we are currently providing product distribution services to more than 1,700 hotels in Europe and Asia/Pacific.”


Piringer added, “ incorporates our next generation electronic product offering, and includes online interfaces to our suite of MICROS-Fidelio property management systems and central reservation systems. Our plan is to introduce to all of our distribution channels within the coming two years as an integrated and full featured product offering.”

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