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Hotel Zetta Now Featuring Volara-Powered Alexa Technology in Every Guest Room

Volara | June 18, 2019

This installation expands Volara’s corporate relationship with Viceroy Hotels & Resorts; Visit Volara in Booth 2408 at HITEC Minneapolis New York and San Francisco — June 18, 2019 — Hotel Zetta, managed by Viceroy Hotels and Resorts and boasting ultra-modern guest rooms, innovative health and wellness programming and cutting-edge tech experiences in the heart of San Francisco’s bustling SoMa district, is giving its guests a fun and intuitive way to engage with the hotel and in-room technologies by featuring Amazon Alexa voice assistants powered by Volara in its guestrooms. Guests can speak commands to order hotel service dir...

MCOMS Teams With Volara to Offer Revolutionary Voice Control of Guestroom TVs

Volara | June 17, 2019

New York, NY, June 17,2019 - MCOMS, an innovative guest-facing solution provider for the hospitality industry and Volara, the voice hub for the hotel industry, have teamed up to deliver a unique guest experience utilizing the latest in hospitality technology. This integration partnership combines Volara's conversation-management software + secure integrations hub with MCOMS in-room entertainment platform to enable guests to intuitively control in-room TVs using voice commands. Through Amazon Echo, Google Assistant, IBM Watson, or SmartBeings Woohoo devices located in their rooms, guests can make voice requests to turn on and off the TV, op...

8 Critical Questions to Ask When Shopping for Voice Technology at HITEC Minneapolis

Volara | June 12, 2019

Without seamless integrations in place, even the best voice assistants can add complexity, risk and cost; Visit Volara in Booth 2408 to learn more New York — June 12, 2019, 2018 — The rate of smart speaker adoption in the United States does not appear to be slowing, with 57.8 million adults owning at least one smart speaker according to a recent Voicebot.ai survey. Perhaps that’s why 79% of hoteliers named voice-enabled technology as a top investment choice for 2019. With voice on command becoming the new on demand, hoteliers attending HITEC Minneapolis next week will be shopping for voice-enabled devices to install in guestrooms fo...

Volara to Reveal Enhancements to Its Voice-Based Conversation-Management Software at HITEC

Volara | June 11, 2019

Visit Volara in Booth 2408 June 17 to 20 at the Minneapolis Convention Center Volara can be seen voice-enabling more than 20 integrated technologies at HITEC, including IPTV, room controls, energy-management, staff alert, SMS-based guest engagement and work order-management systems; New York — June 11, 2019 — Volara will unveil new enhancements to its voice-based conversation-management software during HITEC Minneapolis next week. Volara’s software turns popular voice assistants (Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, IBM Watson, Smartbeings WooHoo®) into a hotel business tool that drives more efficient guest service, influences guests...

Volara Now Powering the WooHoo® Enterprise AI Assistant for Hotels

Volara | June 10, 2019

New York and Menlo Park, Calif. — June 10, 2019 — Volara is now powering the independent WooHoo® Enterprise AI Assistant for hotels from SmartBeings. Through a technical integration and exclusive distribution arrangement, hotel guests can now speak or touch a screen to command the Volara-powered independent voice assistant solution to order toiletries, contact the valet, expedite check out, play music, and control room temperature, lighting, or curtains, among other powerful interactions. Volara’s real-time conversation-management software and secure integrations hub connects WooHoo to more than 30 hotel technologies, giving travelers ...

Bittel’s MODA Smart Guestroom Device Now Working Seamlessly with Volara

Volara | June 4, 2019

MODA is voice ready and compatible with Volara-powered Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant agents; See MODA powered by Volara at HITEC Minneapolis in Booth 2040 New York and San Jose, Calif — June 4, 2019 — Volara – the voice hub for the hotel industry – is now powering the voice module of Bittel's modern, modular MODA smart device. By speaking simple commands, such as "Alexa, call the front desk" or "Hey Google, bring me more towels," guests' requests will be interpreted accurately and fulfilled quickly. Volara's voice-based conversation management software and secure integrations hub will connect MODA by voice co...

Volara and INTEREL Enabling Hotel Guests to Control the Room Environment on Voice Command

Volara | May 14, 2019

Travelers can control room temperature, lights, and drapes by speaking commands to any voice assistant selected by the hotel; Guest privacy and hotel proprietary data are protected New York and Dubai, — May 14, 2019 — Today travelers have even more control over their hotel room environments thanks to an integration partnership between Volara and INTEREL. Guests can raise or lower room temperature, open or close drapes, turn on or off lights, and ask for guest services such as "do not disturb" or "make up room" using simple voice commands spoken to any of the major natural language processing platforms including Amazon Alexa,...

Volara and Schneider Electric Bring Smart Room Controls on Voice Command to Hotels

Volara | May 1, 2019

Integration partnership will enable guests to speak commands that control the guest room's lighting, thermostat, curtains, sheers, make-up-room and do-not-disturb features New York and Paris (France), — May 1, 2019 — Volara – the fully integrated voice-based conversation management software for the hotel industry – and Schneider Electric, the global leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, have signed a partnership agreement to combine their automation and voice technology expertise to co-develop new innovative solutions in the hospitality industry. Together, Schneider Electric and Vo...

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