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GDS interfaces drag advisors out of the dark, green ages
GDS interfaces drag advisors out of the dark, green ages
By Jamie Biesiada - Travel Weekly  | April 19, 2019
Increasingly, GDSs and agencies are encouraging advisors to switch to graphical user interfaces. Read More
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Travel policy 3.0: Six data-powered updates to improve corporate travel
Travel policy 3.0: Six data-powered updates to improve corporate travel
By Ryan Wenger - WhereTo  | April 5, 2019
Unlike the blunt rules of the analogue age, the new rules bear digital precision, and take advantage of access to live data. We call the new era of data-driven rules Travel Policy 3.0. Read More
From Our Partners | Technology
Dear, airlines - are you new distribution compatible?
Dear, airlines - are you new distribution compatible?
By Ian Heywood - Travelport  | April 1, 2019
The 16.1 standard for NDC will only get you so far. You can just about book an airline seat with it. But not much else. So it is not much use to anybody.  Read More
Opinion | Distribution
Japan Airlines and Travelport unite to create domestic distribution platform
Japan Airlines and Travelport unite to create domestic distribution platform
By Kevin May | March 22, 2019
Travelport will form a joint venture with Japan Airlines to take over the running of the former global distribution system known as Axess. Read More
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Will travel brands bend to join the mobile "fold"?
Will travel brands bend to join the mobile "fold"?
By Glenville Morris - Travelport Digital  | March 11, 2019
Project Valley has finally become more than just a project. It became a proper announcement, with a proper release date but more importantly, it became a proper device: the Samsung Galaxy Fold. Read More
Opinion | Technology
As travel workplaces get more competitive, ladies, it’s time to take your seat at the table
As travel workplaces get more competitive, ladies, it’s time to take your seat at the table
By Erika Moore - Travelport  | February 27, 2019
Too often, women in the workplace deal with gender‐biased judgements and work/life imbalance – especially in male-dominated industries. It's time to change that. Read More
News | Online
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China, part 4: The digital distribution model
By Mitra Sorrells | February 25, 2019
For the final piece in our China theme month, we explore the diverse digital distribution landscape. Read More
News | Distribution
Travelport posts final full-year results ahead of sale to private equity
Travelport posts final full-year results ahead of sale to private equity
By Kevin May | February 22, 2019
Travelport passed the $2.5 billion annual revenue mark for the first time in its history during 2018. But it will soon head back to the land of private equity ownership. Read More
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Business travelers happy with tech and human hybrid approaches to services
By Linda Fox | February 13, 2019
Travelport research reveals the technologies business travelers are adopting, with support growing for alt-human interfaces. Read More
News | Technology
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Qantas unveils NDC-led booking channel for agents, hints at fees down the road
By Linda Fox | February 7, 2019
Qantas will introduce an agency booking channel from August this year providing its "widest range of fares." Read More
News | Distribution
NDC is not just a standard – it’s a signal to the industry
NDC is not just a standard – it’s a signal to the industry
By Stu Waldron - Travelport  | January 24, 2019
In order to understand what NDC means for businesses and where the industry is heading, it is important to recognize current challenges facing our industry and improvements that are enabled through... Read More
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VIDEO: Airline distribution matures and moves on
VIDEO: Airline distribution matures and moves on
By Kevin May | January 3, 2019
It was a fairly eventful 2018, even by the standards set in airline distribution over recent years. Read More
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2018 review 2019 preview AI
A review of 2018, a preview for what's next: Artificial intelligence in travel
By Mitra Sorrells | December 27, 2018
To explore what lies ahead for AI in relation to travel, we solicited input from IBM’s global managing director for travel and transportation, Dee Waddell, and from Mark Holt, chief technology officer... Read More
News | Technology
Analysts watch cautiously as Travelport heads back to private equity
Analysts watch cautiously as Travelport heads back to private equity
By Kevin May | December 18, 2018
Travelport's decision to come off the public financial markets via a sale to private equity has drawn a lukewarm reaction to its long-term future. Read More
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PhocusWire's newsmakers of the year 2018
PhocusWire's newsmakers of the year 2018
By Kevin May | December 17, 2018
The profile of a brand in travel - and the perception of it from consumers and industry peers - is mostly generated over the course of certain events or a period of time. Read More
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