Technology


Travel technology is the glue that allows the industry to function at astonishing speeds, connecting brands to partners and consumers in ways that should both excite and challenge every player to ensure they keep on top of developments.

These are exciting timesĀ  - important but fairly functional forms of technology are being joined by techniques covering big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence, machine learning, neural networks, and the internet of things.


Sabre to acquire Farelogix in $360M deal, touts benefits to entire industry
Sabre to acquire Farelogix in $360M deal, touts benefits to entire industry
By Linda Fox | November 14, 2018
Sabre acquires Farelogix to accelerate its next-gen distribution strategy, with claims that the NDC... Read More
News | Distribution
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Could Google or Amazon end up owning the traveler profile?
By Linda Fox | November 9, 2018
Who owns the customer profile is going to change, and it could be an online giant such as Google or... Read More
News | Technology
QOTW: Something about achieving true automation
QOTW: Something about achieving true automation
By Kevin May | November 9, 2018
Quote from David Thompson, CITO of American Express Global Business Travel, in an article on... Read More
News | Technology
Hotelmize unlocks $3.8M in funding, plans local offices
Hotelmize unlocks $3.8M in funding, plans local offices
By Linda Fox | November 9, 2018
Hotelmize, a startup that optimizes profit for bed banks, wholesalers and travel agents, has raised... Read More
News | Technology
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SITA acquires MEXIA to further improve passenger management tech
By Linda Fox | November 8, 2018
SITA is boosting its passenger management capabilities with the acquisition of MEXIA.... Read More
News | Technology
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Technically Speaking - David Thompson of Amex Global Business Travel
By PhocusWire | November 7, 2018
For our November theme, PhocusWire talks to technology heads on the challenges of their roles and the... Read More
Interview | Technology
SiteMinder new CEO
SiteMinder names tech industry veteran as CEO
By Mitra Sorrells | November 7, 2018
Hotel guest acquisition platform SiteMinder has appointed its first CEO.  ... Read More
News | Technology
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Travel tech bosses on chatbots and the need for human interaction
By Linda Fox | November 7, 2018
Carlson Wagonlit Travel is running several chatbot pilots to see how and where the technology can best... Read More
News | Technology
Arival ticketing technology report
Ticketing technology updates, innovations critical for major attractions
By Mitra Sorrells | November 6, 2018
Large attractions such as theme parks, amusement parks, zoos and museums need to update and invest in... Read More
News | Technology
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TravelgateX snaps up REVVA to improve business intelligence tools
By Linda Fox | November 6, 2018
TravelgateX, a travel connectivity specialist, has acquired revenue management and business... Read More
News | Technology
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VIDEO: Global survey points to travel trends here and now
November 15, 2018
VIDEO: Global survey points to travel trends here and now
Travelers say technology is key to a great experience on a trip - but to what extent?... Read More
REPORT: Virtual interlining - seizing the opportunity for airlines and airports
November 12, 2018
REPORT: Virtual interlining - seizing the opportunity for airlines and airports
Interlining in aviation, where passengers can connect between partner carriers, is on the cusp of... Read More
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November 5, 2018
Travel fraud trends you need to know
Online fraud is rampant and travel brands are feeling the pain more than ever before. Fraud attack... Read More