|DENVER, May 26 – Intermezzo Systems announced the development
of a new property management system (PMS), Imzo Web PMS, to provide hotel
customers an Internet-based single image inventory system that maximizes
distribution and minimizes costs.
Hotels and hotel companies can now employee state-of-the-art property
management software without inheriting information technology problems,
allowing hotel management to focus on operations and business development.
Key system features include:
Tom Gregory, chief technical officer, Intermezzo, stated, "After seeing
other industries use the Internet for the deployment of business applications,
we felt it was time to release a hotel PMS that uses the Internet as its
networking medium. By having Intermezzo centrally host the PMS application
in its data center, hotels don't have to worry about having their own complex
networks or even an IT department.”
Last room sell now a reality
Maintains single image room inventory
Controls availability by room type
Guest history tracking for a variety of criteria including guest preferences,
frequent flyer programs, property stay statistics
Maintains complete security, restricting access by user profile or menu
Rapid Entry Speed Code? speeds check-in and check-out
Seamless integration with CRS eliminates interfacing problems
Sophisticated yield management
Superior installation service and hot line support.
Interfaces with over 100 different on property devices
He added, “complex software updates are a thing of the past. Updates
automatically download to the desktop if a new version is available. After
many years of research and development, technology is now available that
makes thin client computing in hotels a reality."
Intermezzo will be announcing feature enhancements over the next year,
including data warehousing, data mining, yield management, and alternate
distribution channel opportunities.
The Imzo Web PMS will be available in the fall of 1999. Software will
be demonstrated at the 1999 Hitec Conference in Atlanta, GA, June 22-24.
Intermezzo Systems, Inc. provides an eCommerce solution that seamlessly
connects the hotel and the travel consumer worldwide. This Internet software
solution delivers complete hotel information to consumers and allows real-time
hotel management of reservations, revenue and guest information. Intermezzo
empowers hotels to directly manage the customer relationship and increase
operational efficiency. The Intermezzo Travel Distribution Network
provides the most flexible, comprehensive solution for central reservation
systems and property management systems including: the Intermezzo Central
Reservation System (Imzo Web CRS), the Intermezzo Reservation Delivery
System (Imzo Web RDS), and the Intermezzo Property Management System (Imzo