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sta112 | Teacher | Salutatorian

Posted April 14, 2013 at 7:51 PM via web

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What are the benefits to a hotel manager who purchases software from a vendor in compliance with HITIS?

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farouk23 | College Teacher | (Level 1) Associate Educator

Posted October 8, 2013 at 9:51 PM (Answer #1)

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HITIS which stands for the Hospitality Industry Technology Integration Standards is a project with the purpose of recognizing and standardizing general function, processes and common interfaces within the hospitality industry. Part of the goal of HITIS adoption is to decrease the cost of automation and increase the use and retention of information technology tools in the hospitality industry.

The benefits of purchasing software from a vendor in compliance with HITIS are:

  1. Interoperability of software systems
  2. Increased efficiency and system automation
  3. Compliance with industry standards
  4. Increased administrative productivity 

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