TITLE

IT MANAGERS ARE ATTACKED FROM ALL SIDES

AUTHOR(S)
Phillips, Dan
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Hospitality Upgrade;Fall2003, p132
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the potential failures in hotel management technology. Author's recollection of interviewing a hotel technology advisor; Access of the corporate intranet; Impediment on basic hotel operations during computer virus attacks.
ACCESSION #
11407549

 

Related Articles

  • Management companies.  // Hotel & Motel Management;03/02/98, Vol. 213 Issue 4, p32 

    Provides information on hotel management companies in the United States. Number of rooms managed; 1997 revenues; Contact numbers.

  • Don't Worry About Overbuilding. Watkins, Ed // Lodging Hospitality;May99, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p2 

    Focuses on the concept of overbuilding in hotel development. Misconception on the term; Significance of rumors on the development in hotel industry; Benefits of business shifts.

  • Your Challenges For 2003. Watkins, Ed // Lodging Hospitality;Jan2003, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p4 

    Discusses the challenges that the lodging industry will likely encounter in 2003. Suggestion to get a greater share of the market; Advice to deal with potential problems from customers' usage of the Internet; Long-term key to marketing success.

  • Rooms with the new. Berkman, Sue // Westchester County Business Journal;05/10/99, Vol. 38 Issue 19, p15 

    Reports on the competitive strategies hotels borrow from other industries to boost business. Impact of foreign visitors on the efforts exerted by hotels to enhance service; Preparation of special menus and hiring of employees who are fluent in several languages; Proliferation of the...

  • Lodging road now smoother for Asian--American hoteliers. Dela Cruz, Tony // Hotel & Motel Management;7/1/2002, Vol. 217 Issue 12, p26 

    Focuses on the difficulties encountered by hotel industry in the U.S. Encouragement given to hoteliers by LTD Management vice president of operations Neel Desai; Opportunities given to businessmen in the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA); Corporate structure of the AAHOA.

  • New questions address impact studies, policies. Berg, Peggy // Hotel & Motel Management;5/9/94, Vol. 209 Issue 8, p26 

    Focuses on impact studies on the hotel industry in the United States. Definition of incremental impact; Hurdle rates on impact studies; Chain management.

  • New strategies for global growth. Koss, Laura // Hotel & Motel Management;12/13/93, Vol. 208 Issue 21, p14 

    Focuses on the strategies that leading hotel companies in the United States are adopting for worldwide expansion. Building strategic alliances with foreign companies to help gain entrance and acceptance in foreign markets; Emphasis on meeting consumer needs in different countries;...

  • Industry pundits debate whether bigger is better. Baumann, M.A. // Hotel & Motel Management;09/21/98, Vol. 213 Issue 16, p50 

    Focuses on the debate whether large hotel management companies have the advantage over midsize firms in the United States. Efficiency in having more assets and brands; Greater revenue base over which to spread cost; Need for critical mass before generating invested returns on capital in...

  • Roadway to success features many paths. Lomanno // Hotel & Motel Management;10/04/99, Vol. 214 Issue 17, p28 

    Focuses on the demand-growth levels of the upscale and midscale markets of the lodging industry's full-service segment in the United States. Performance of the segment at the market level; Measures of performance; Failure of upscale hotels to sustain growth.

  • A different breed. Higley, Jeff // Hotel & Motel Management;09/04/2000, Vol. 215 Issue 15, p24 

    Reports on the opportunity for higher revenues from operating an extended-stay hotel compared to the traditional counterpart. Success of a hotel property from the use of historical data; Advantage of a streamlined operation; Strategy for room management.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics