Online CRS: The New Phenomenon

Erickson, Valyn
July 2001
Hospitality Upgrade;Summer2001, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on online central reservation system (CRS), which is used to send CRS reservations to property management system (PMS). It says that online CRS is placed at either corporate office or third-party site, wherein it can gain advantages from using application service provider (ASP) model. It adds that the online capability in CRS makes them easily talk to online channels of distribution to enable more functionality from pricing, allocation, and tracking of rooms by channel.


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