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Great Wi-Fi Expectations: Can You Support Paperless Meetings?

“Any meeting, regardless of size, must have the bandwidth to go paperless.”

It’s not just about being green, it’s about saving green. Hotels Magazine’s article, B.Y.O.B. (Bring your own bandwidth), cites a conversation with a conference and event management professional whose company recently decided to go completely digital. After they uncovered the high-cost of printed meeting materials, not...

Funding Your Hotel Technology

In the 2014 Hospitality Technology Magazine Hotel Technology Study (accessible with registration) they took a close look at hotel budgets from 2011 to 2014. The study surveyed over 50 executives in charge of more than 40,000 US-based properties, representing a mix of full and limited service brands.

BETTER WI-FI Part 3: Preparing Your Hotel for Passpoint

Preparing your property for Passpoint will take preparation and resources, but we believe it is well worth it because guests will have richer and more personalized online experiences at your property.

8 Tips for Conference & Meeting Success

Meetings and tradeshows are requiring greater technology integration, especially with increased demand for high performance Wi-Fi. Consider that the average business traveler carries 2.7 devices, including smartphones, tablets and laptops - that’s a lot of data and bandwidth. Travelers are checking email, updating social media, and even uploading photos and streaming video.

Straight from HTNG: 3 Trends Changing the Way Guests Connect

The HTNG Conference, which we covered in our last post, is officially in full swing and we want to brief you on what was said to be one of Monday’s most valuable take away presented by our own, Eric Sullender, Eleven director of products.

Eleven at the HTNG Conference

The Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) association is heavily invested in solving hospitality’s biggest technology challenges. The HTNG annual North American conference kicks off today at the beautiful Rancho Bernardo Inn in California. The conference is focused on helping hoteliers gain a better understanding of hotel technology and future trends.

6 Ways to Win with Meeting Planners

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6 Guest & Hotel Driven Trends

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Tech Insights for Meetings and Events

In a recent study by the Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) event planners, third party vendors, and sales managers identified WiFi, Virtual Meetings, Social Media, and Mobile Apps as important considerations in determining where to host offsite meetings and events. Second to those were audience response systems, badge screening, and cloud computing, with audio/video support and computers as a...

Meetings & Conferences Go Digital

With 80-85% of business travelers carrying smartphones (Leposa 2013), there’s no question that digital technology, namely mobile technology, is changing the way we communicate and get around. Meetings and conferences already look and feel completely different than they did 10 years ago.

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