It’s pretty obvious why large hotel chains need hotel management software for handling their immense workloads. Yet small properties like boutique hotels and guesthouses experience a similar need for streamlining and automating a plethora of tasks.

The problem lies in the fact that out-of-the-box hotel management systems, which may perfectly suit hotel giants, are only partially applicable to smaller hospitality market players. Small hotels and guesthouses need custom solutions to help them manage bookings, accounting, front desk, and back-office processes, often handled by only several team members.

Despite the corona crisis, today the number of small hospitality companies in the…

Contactless technology has become a buzzword ever since the COVID-19 pandemic brought us face to face with increased contamination risks. The hospitality industry had to adjust to the changing reality and embrace contactless tech solutions.

This has accelerated the adoption of the new-gen technology, and contactless hospitality is now the new normal. Currently, HORECA companies are leveraging contactless solutions to ensure their guest experience is safe and contamination-free.

In this blog, we will expand on the specifics of contactless hospitality and look at some of the most prominent examples of digitized hospitality services. Read on to learn more!

What is contactless guest experience?

Contactless hospitality…

Parking in a big city has grown increasingly hard over the years. In New York alone, drivers spend an average of 107 hours yearly searching for parking spaces . As these drivers cruise around looking for empty lots, it also means more cars in traffic and potentially more congestion.

For motorists, this can be frustrating. But for entrepreneurs, this serves as an opportunity to build a solution that effectively addresses this problem. …

Just when it seems that a delicate balance between economic efficiency and eco-friendliness is hard to strike, IoT sustainability solutions are proving nothing is impossible. While most of the IoT technology is applied in the enterprise and consumer segments, the Internet of Things is also used to power eco-friendly businesses across the world.

Moreover, the key to resolving the most pressing environmental problems may lie in leveraging green-tech to address global sustainability issues.

How IoT technology is making a positive impact on the planet, and how can you start a green business?

In this blog, we will go through the…

Financial fraud is among the leading causes of profit loss to businesses that rely on money transactions. Whether it’s a banking app or a retail company, compromised security poses an enormous threat to a business’s operations. In addition to financial damages, fraud also contributes to decreased customer loyalty and potential legal issues, particularly when it infiltrates fintech apps that are expected to always be at peak reliability.

To guard against fraud, banks and financial institutions in 2021 employ machine learning. …

Young generations now care more about the environment and carbon footprint, while looking for ways to save money. In this case, renting and the sharing economy are the best options to get high quality for a lower price. As a result, around 70% of millennials and Generation Z respondents prefer renting over buying.

And the market is ready to follow the latest trends. People now can rent vehicles, clothes, home appliances, real estate, etc. It creates a boundless field of opportunities and stimulates startup ideas to look up to successful companies like Airbnb.

Below, you’ll find characteristics of renting platforms…

According to recent statistics , nearly 90% of startups are unsuccessful, which is the sad truth. What causes their failure is even more revealing: according to an investigation by CB Insights, a staggering 42% of new ventures never get off ground because they misinterpret the market need.

Admittedly, estimating customer demand is something they should have done at the very start — MVP feature prioritization and getting a proof-of-concept. Deciding on MVP features has a crucial influence on the success of entrepreneurial efforts.

How do you define the features for your MVP? You can’t include all of them, so it…

The software development market in 2021 is a high-pressure environment that demands startups to deliver products at top speeds without losing in quality or innovation. One of the key ways to achieve that is DevOps.

By bringing IT operations and development together, this methodology enables businesses to establish short production life cycles and maximum efficiency from the very beginning, get a headstart on the market, and secure the best tools for future scaling.

DevOps for startups offers a unique possibility to launch into the journey as a well-oiled machine. It accelerates the time-to-market, reduces operating costs, and, according to more…

Machine learning, once confined to the domain of scientific research, is now rapidly penetrating the eCommerce industry as an irreplaceable tool for many businesses.

Companies turn to AI to gain better analytical insights, craft more accurate recommendations for customers, reduce operating expenses, and stay ahead of competitors. As the technology advances, more and more businesses rush to adopt it and make the most out of the newly offered opportunities.

In fact, the market for artificial intelligence in retail is growing so fast, it is predicted to reach $10.9 billion by 2026 , a six-fold increase from its value of $1.8…

Most of us are familiar with GPS trackers: they are the power behind fitness bands and running apps, services like Google Maps, and location-based product promotions. In 2021, however, the true potential of this technology is being unleashed in enterprise applications.

Businesses, struggling to maintain efficiency and security in the world of rapidly growing demands, are beginning to leverage GPS technology to enhance their fleet management, logistics transparency, return on investment rates, and regulatory compliance.

Asset tracking , enabled by GPS, is growing increasingly critical for companies across all fields. While, in the past, simple warehouse check-in procedures were enough…

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