Monthly Archives: March 2017

Summer is Around the Corner – Is your Hotel High-Season Ready?

Is your hotel optimized for maximum revenue this summer season? All indications are the 2017 summer travel season is going to be scorching hot for hoteliers. It’s exciting news, but also a warning to hoteliers without the proper technology in place to ensure their hotels run smoothly during the busiest time of the year. If [...]

By |2019-02-11T19:46:38+00:00March 31st, 2017|Rate Management|

How an easy to learn PMS is helping University students learn hotel efficiency

While the SkyTouch Hotel OS® is known for helping hoteliers operate their properties more efficiently, it’s being used creatively in other places too. At universities, it’s helping with some of the unique operational facets of campus hotels. But one flavor of Skytouch’s easy-to-learn property management system is also being used in the classroom. The cloud [...]

By |2019-02-11T19:28:24+00:00March 28th, 2017|Hospitality Industry Trends|

Want more from your PMS? Look to the power of the Cloud

Savvy hoteliers want more from their PMS, and today’s cloud-based solutions answer the demand. Harnessing the power of the cloud means money once left on the table is money that can be reinvested into elevating staff productivity, the guest experience and overall property sustainability and wealth. This webinar explores how the depth of cloud-based PMS [...]

By |2019-02-13T15:39:23+00:00March 20th, 2017|SkyTouch Technology In The News|

Is a cloud-based property-management system more secure?

The level of administration and management is higher for a system that is powering hundreds or thousands of hotel operations, said Charlie Green, SkyTouch’s director of product management. “A team of professionals are managing the system and monitoring 24/7,” he said. “The systems are generally located in a purpose-built data-center facility that incorporates high levels of [...]

By |2019-02-13T15:39:13+00:00March 15th, 2017|SkyTouch Technology In The News|

Rate Check: How a Small ADR Lift Makes Big Bottom Line Difference 

Since the end of the Great Recession, the U.S. hotel industry has been experiencing unprecedented growth. According to CBRE, 2016 ended with hotels achieving a higher historical occupancy than at any other time in history. And that’s with more hotels than ever before too. You’ve experienced it at your hotels. Those crowded breakfast bars, myriad daily arrivals and departures, all fueled by a seemingly unyielding thirst for travel from [...]

By |2019-02-11T19:23:04+00:00March 14th, 2017|Hospitality Industry Trends, Rate Management|

Power of the Cloud PMS Webinar Coming March 16!

While traditional, premise based PMS systems, are still loved by many users, the next generation of property management systems are here. And leveraging the power of the internet through what’s commonly called the cloud is giving hoteliers more functionality, flexibility and control over their hotel than ever before. Rather, than having the PMS’s brains within [...]

By |2019-02-13T16:39:08+00:00March 7th, 2017|Cloud-based PMS, Webinars|

Defending Your Hotel’s Occupancy in an Inconsistent Market

The hotel industry has been breaking records for so long – years, in fact! – that we’ve almost conditioned ourselves to believe the good times will never end. But evidence is suggesting it’s time to think about mounting a strong defense so you can continue to play great offense. One thing to keep in mind [...]

By |2019-02-11T19:35:26+00:00March 6th, 2017|Hospitality Industry Trends|