Archive for the ‘Cloud PMS’ Category

How to Help Your Team Make the Most of Your New PMS

June 25th, 2020 Mark Ellis Cloud PMS, General

Hotel property management systems sit at the heart of every successful hotel operation. The best software does this silently and without fuss, but in a way that drives efficiency, raises productivity, and creates the best possible guest experience. If you’ve recently implemented a new property management system (PMS), or plan to later this year, you… (more)

How to overcome fears of technological change in the hotel industry

May 21st, 2020 Mark Ellis Cloud PMS, General

Change is never easy – particularly at work and when it relates to a system or process that is completely new. As the American writer, H.P. Lovecraft, once said, “The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.” However, overcoming the unknown… (more)

Advantages of Cloud Computing for the Hotel Industry

May 19th, 2020 Kent Howard Cloud PMS, General

You’ve probably already heard you’ll benefit significantly from cloud computing as an independent hotelier. What are the advantages of cloud computing for the hotel industry, however, when cybercrime is regularly in the headlines and the protection of personal data is so heavily scrutinized? Allow me first to answer two burning questions you might have on… (more)

Why the Cloud Will Make Your Hotel More Resilient

April 13th, 2020 Mark Ellis Cloud PMS

It’s thought that the shift to cloud computing among American businesses will amount to over $1.3 trillion in IT spend by 2022. That huge figure should come as no surprise. Cloud platforms are now commodities in many industries – the hospitality industry included. Despite this, there’s still some nervousness among hoteliers when it comes to… (more)

How to Turn OTA Lookers into Direct Bookers 

Let’s face it; OTAs have become a necessary evil in the hotel industry. They help your property become visible to the world and assist you in obtaining more bookings. With the convenience of online booking, most guests view at least one OTA site’s pricing before deciding on a booking platform. However, with OTA fees sometimes… (more)

What You Need to Know About Ransomware and Your Hotel

August 28th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Cloud PMS, Hotel PMS

Did you know that ransomware attacks have increased over 97% in the past two years, and new businesses will fall victim to ransomware every 14 seconds in 2019 and every 11 seconds by 2021 (Phoenix NAP)? It’s no secret that ransomware attacks have become more prevalent and sophisticated over the years, but have you been… (more)

Why You Need a Cloud PMS Right Now

Hoteliers of all property sizes and locations know the importance of a property management system (PMS). Whether they’re operating a small bed and breakfast, student housing, or a large branded chain, having a modern PMS will put you ahead of the game when it comes to running your property. When your property is utilizing a… (more)