Articles tagged “cloud”

Amazon Is Doubling Down on Travel, Just Not in the Way You Think

Amazon Is Doubling Down on Travel, Just Not in the Way You Think

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Turns out it's through its cloud-based services that Amazon is embedding itself in the travel and restaurants sectors. The company’s recent hiring hints at the scope of the opportunity.

2 months ago

Travel Tech Execs Take Shine Off Cloud Computing by Highlighting Hidden Perils

Travel Tech Execs Take Shine Off Cloud Computing by Highlighting Hidden Perils

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Executives from Expedia and other travel companies acknowledged at an Amadeus tech conference that cloud computing can lead to hidden waste. Mistakes include not monitoring costs and allowing internal strife to delay cross-department projects.

3 months ago

Cendyn Buys Guestfolio to Expand Its Hotel Digital Marketing Solutions

Cendyn Buys Guestfolio to Expand Its Hotel Digital Marketing Solutions

Dennis Schaal, Skift

As with Cendyn and Guestfolio, further consolidation is likely in the hotel marketing and loyalty sector as the number of competitors proliferate and the opportunities grow.

3 years ago

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Video: Amadeus’ Head of R&D on Creating a Framework for Innovation

Video: Amadeus’ Head of R&D on Creating a Framework for Innovation

SkiftX

There's fundamental shift going on in Silicon Valley that the travel industry needs to catch up to: the rise of large-scale, on-demand cloud platforms.

3 years ago

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Cloud Computing and Travel Tech: Are We There Yet?

Cloud Computing and Travel Tech: Are We There Yet?

Amadeus + Skift

At a time when consumer demands change at a more rapid pace than ever before, it's surprising that more travel industry players haven't yet learned to harness cloud technology.

3 years ago