Report on the Australian Marketplace

Horner, Ted
July 2000
Hospitality Upgrade;Summer2000, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers information related to technology in the hotel industry of Australia as of March 24, 2000. It mentions three factors that led to the industry's increased technology expenditure such as the Olympic Games in September 2000 in Sydney, New South Wales, the year 2000 (Y2K) bug, and the June 2000 enforcement of the Goods and Services Tax. Also discussed is the performance of various segments including property management system (PMS) and point-of-sale (POS) and pay-for-view systems.


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