Posts Tagged ‘Cloud PMS’

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)

Five Benefits of Switching to a Cloud-based PMS 

May 13th, 2020 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Hotel Property Management

If you have been working in hotels since the 1990’s or before it’s likely you’re using an outdated PMS system to run the property. Prior to the PMS software technology boom, it was common practice to use a simplistic reservation system to keep track of guest comings and goings. While your outdated PMS system may… (more)

Ready for the Cloud? Choosing a PMS Software That’s Right for Your Property

March 22nd, 2020 Lisa Livingston General

Hoteliers are constantly struggling wearing multiple hats. They’re always trying to keep the busy work of running a property to a minimum while providing their guests with memorable experiences. However, keeping up with the latest industry trends and technology can be difficult if you don’t have a hotel PMS system that is working for you…. (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)

Cloud-based PMS Hotel Software is Changing the Hotel Industry for the Better

June 7th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Technology, Hospitality Trends, Hotel PMS

Think back to a time when you checked into a hotel and they pulled a card out of a bucket and placed it into another filing system at the front desk signifying that you’d checked into a room. Granted, that may have been quite a while ago with the emergence of electronic property management systems;… (more)

Is It Time to Retire Your Server? 

February 8th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hotel Property Management

How long have you been holding out on procuring a Cloud-based PMS? It’s time to put some serious consideration into your PMS so you can streamline your operations, improve your responsiveness, and overall efficiency at your property.  You might be thinking, you bought your server, your staff has already been trained, you’re probably saying to yourself… (more)

Five reasons why a cloud-based PMS is a great investment

The adage “you get out what you put in” couldn’t be more accurate in for hoteliers. In fact, a shift is happening in the hotel industry as hoteliers are quickly making cloud-based PMS systems their top choice. Typically, a cloud-based PMS system is the first choice for new hoteliers. However, small boutique hotels, medium sized… (more)