Ruckus Wireless today announced that its ZoneFlex Smart Wireless LAN (WLAN) system has seen broad, worldwide adoption by many of the busiest airports around the globe looking to bring reliable, high-performance Wi-Fi connectivity to highly trafficked, high-density passenger terminals.
Locatel, the European leader in multimedia solutions for the hospitality sector, has launched an innovative new portal ‘Eclipse MiRa’, bundled with Philips MediaSuite TVs. The turnkey solution specifically addresses the needs of 3 and 4 star hoteliers to offer high quality, revenue driving interactive services, without the need for major investments in equipment, networks or running costs.
InstantRates™ is a hotel mobile app that enables travelers to get a hotel’s available rooms and rates, all by sending a simple text message to a phone number. When prospective guests text a designated keyword to the hotel’s InstantRates phone number, within seconds they receive back text messages that tell them the day’s prices and which rooms are available for booking at the hotel.
iCruise.com®, a leading national travel retailer, announced that its popular Cruise Finder mobile app is now available on smart phones using Android technology. The free download will give Android users access to detailed information about hundreds of cruise ships and thousands of cruise itineraries.
Acentic, a leading supplier of broadband systems and digital interactive TV (iTV) for the hotel industry, announced today the launch of Acentic Cloud Services to enhance hotel entertainment offerings with faster and more reliable distribution of HD movies and content, with no geographical boundaries.
Travel Technology Initiative has launched what it is branding as a “revolutionary” hotel identification system designed make it easier for travel companies to tell properties apart. Under the ‘TTIcodes scheme’ each hotel is given an eight-digit code that will be made available in the public domain.
A new travel web site is coming soon, called 3rd Planet (www.3rdplanet.com), which will give would-be travelers a taste of their desired destination before they even get there.