Travel Portal Web Sites
|DALLAS (June 22, 2004) — At the HITEC show today,
Pegasus Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: PEGS) announced plans to release a significant
update to its NetBooker booking engine, which enables Web sites to connect
directly to hotel reservation systems for online reservations. Dallas-based
Pegasus Solutions is a leading worldwide provider of hotel reservations-related
services and technology. The company is exhibiting at booth 1228,
June 22 - 24 at the Dallas Convention Center.
NetBooker is a hosted, online Internet booking engine offered to hotel and travel portal companies that operate their own Web sites. The new version is planned to be available for implementation on October 1.
“NetBooker 4 represents a leap forward in our online booking technology and offers our customers an abundance of new features at truly cost-effective pricing,” said Bob Boles, executive vice president of sales and marketing for Pegasus. “Moreover, the state-of-the-art design of the NetBooker engine allows both hotel and other travel distributors to make sure their preferred revenue channel has the features that travel consumers demand from an online experience, encouraging essential repeat business and long-term customer loyalty.”
NetBooker 4 will add significant functionality improvements, including:
The NetBooker engine helps hotels and travel portals manage reservations while they add revenue, save on distribution costs, promote their brand, market properties, communicate with customers and build direct relationships with them. The engine offers these benefits:
Boles said, “We are delighted with the flexibility that this update will offer and plan to also incorporate NetBooker into our hotel representation services, including Utell by Pegasus™ and Unirez by Pegasus™.”
Dallas-based Pegasus Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: PEGS) is a leading global provider of hotel reservations-related services and technology. Founded in 1989, Pegasus’ customers include a majority of the world’s travel agencies and more than 50,000 hotel properties around the globe. Pegasus’ services include central reservation systems, electronic distribution services, commission processing and payment services, property management systems, and marketing representation services. The company’s representation services, including Utell by Pegasus and Unirez by Pegasus, are used by more than 7,300 member hotels in 140 countries, making Pegasus the hotel industry’s largest third-party marketing and reservations provider. Pegasus has 17 offices in 12 countries, including regional hubs in London, Scottsdale and Singapore. For more information, please visit www.pegs.com.
Public Relations Manager
Pegasus Solutions, Inc.
Campbell Centre I
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