IDeaS introduces integrated mobile solution

IDeaS Revenue Solutions launches the latest versions of its cloud-based revenue management solutions, featuring the hospitality industry's first integrated mobile app with capabilities to view, update and deploy hotel pricing information.

The app IDeaS Mobile RMS, with revenue management capabilities,  extends the software to phones and tablets, allowing hoteliers on- the-go access to business-critical information and the ability to make pricing decisions directly in the app. It is included with the updated software at no additional cost. IDeaS Mobile RMS is available in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store.

Key Mobile RMS features include:
•Compatible with Android and Apple iOS.
•View monthly, weekly or daily snapshots of key performance metrics including Occupancy, Average Daily Rate (ADR), Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) and more.
•Access current competitive rate comparisons.
•Override Best Available Rate (BAR) the moment a change is needed and deploy pricing to your selling systems directly from your mobile device.
•Review operational forecasts for staff scheduling purposes.
•Sophisticated security measures ensure data encryption and protection.

Additional release highlights are:
•A re-designed @ A Glance dashboard with a clean look and more usable design. Enhancements include a concise business summary comparing on-books, occupancy forecast and estimated revenue to budgets and user forecasts. A color-coded calendar with drill down capabilities and powerful performance trends charts provide quick and flexible access to your most important data.
•Pricing analytics through IDeaS Best Available Rate (BAR) module more powerfully accounts for historical behaviors, seasonal patterns and recent trends in pricing.
•New operations report with forecasted arrivals, departures and stay-thrus.
•Enhanced browser support, including Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.
•Competitor rate pace reporting.
•Enhanced group pricing, including support for minimum acceptable rates (MAR) and greater capabilities to capture all negotiated group costs.