In a position paper, the Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals shows how vital it is for the travel industry to effectively manage the millions of records about travel behavior that the industry generates each day.
Heathrow is expecting to manage an additional 80,000 passengers over the next fortnight as London 2012 kicks off this evening
The International Air Transport Association moved to appease the travel sector last week with a letter requesting consent to include data such as agency code, sales information and office locations in the PaxIS system
There are three very different types of people that join the so-called hot sector of the industry at the moment: tours and activities.
Data is big, and getting bigger. The more we track and log, the more storage is needed to warehouse it, and the more CPU horsepower is needed to mine it to answer questions posed by the business.