Articles tagged “cloud”

Online Travel

Wyndham Signs on for Next-Gen Technology From Oracle Hospitality

Technology is developing faster than many hotels’ ability to implement it, so some chains turn to tech specialists to stay up to date. Wyndham is tapping Oracle Hospitality for its full-service brands and Sabre for its select-service brands.

Wyndham Signs on for Next-Gen Technology From Oracle Hospitality

Airlines

Flight Schedule Service OAG Partners With Microsoft and Snowflake for Data Upgrades

Aviation folks of a certain vintage will recall how OAG used to publish passenger flight schedules in book format once a month. My, how times have changed.

Flight Schedule Service OAG Partners With Microsoft and Snowflake for Data Upgrades

Online Travel

Star Alliance Wants Amazon Web Services to Lift It Out of the Crisis

Star Alliance says its move to Amazon Web Services has let it more quickly enhance many passengers' processes. That's promising news because a lot of digital innovation is still needed for booking and traveling on international itineraries served by more than one carrier.

Star Alliance Wants Amazon Web Services to Lift It Out of the Crisis

Hotels

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

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.

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

Online Travel

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

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.

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

SkiftX

Cendyn Buys Guestfolio to Expand Its Hotel Digital Marketing Solutions

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.

Cendyn Buys Guestfolio to Expand Its Hotel Digital Marketing Solutions