IT & Distribution http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7440/more en Emirates Airline to introduce seat selection fee http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/emirates-airline-introduce-seat-selection-fee <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai-based Emirates Airline will roll out a seat selection fee for passengers traveling on its lowest fares beginning Oct. 3.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/emirates-airline-introduce-seat-selection-fee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/emirates-airline-introduce-seat-selection-fee#comments Airlines IT & Distribution Daily News Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:53:00 +0000 224351 at http://atwonline.com Emirates Airline Southwest developing new res system to include foreign sales http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/southwest-developing-new-res-system-include-foreign-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Dallas-based Southwest Airlines’ international expansion could take it to Canada, and an executive for the company did not rule out eventual transatlantic flights.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/southwest-developing-new-res-system-include-foreign-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/southwest-developing-new-res-system-include-foreign-sales#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW On-Location Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:23:00 +0000 224231 at http://atwonline.com <p>Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700</p> Rob Finlayson Airline system complexity makes them uniquely vulnerable to IT meltdowns http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/airline-system-complexity-makes-them-uniquely-vulnerable-it-meltdowns <div class="node-body article-body">Major IT meltdowns like those that occurred this summer at Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines, bringing down their entire reservations systems for days, are not indicative of underlying infrastructure problems, but are related to the necessary complexity of airline systems, the chairman and CEO of American Airlines said Tuesday.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/airline-system-complexity-makes-them-uniquely-vulnerable-it-meltdowns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/airline-system-complexity-makes-them-uniquely-vulnerable-it-meltdowns#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW On-Location Tue, 13 Sep 2016 21:10:00 +0000 223651 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines CEO Doug Parker</p> American Airlines Tech giants pose major threat to airlines http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/tech-giants-pose-major-threat-airlines <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines face losing control of their customers to reservation systems such as Google FlightSearch unless they take measures to personalize their offers to passengers, audiences at the Aviation Festival in London heard Sept. 9.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/tech-giants-pose-major-threat-airlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/tech-giants-pose-major-threat-airlines#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW On-Location Fri, 09 Sep 2016 17:25:00 +0000 223291 at http://atwonline.com SITA touts queue management system results in Orlando http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/sita-touts-queue-management-system-results-orlando <div class="node-body article-body">The implementation of the SITA QueueAnalyzer at Orlando International Airport (MCO) has resulted in 53% fewer passengers waiting in security checkpoint lines for longer than 15 minutes, according to SITA.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/sita-touts-queue-management-system-results-orlando" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/sita-touts-queue-management-system-results-orlando#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:25:00 +0000 223101 at http://atwonline.com IT & Distribution-Sept. 7, 2016 http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-sept-7-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">IT & Distribution-Sept. 7, 2016</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-sept-7-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-sept-7-2016#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Wed, 07 Sep 2016 19:34:00 +0000 222971 at http://atwonline.com Analysis: System failures disrupt Southwest, Delta http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/analysis-system-failures-disrupt-southwest-delta <div class="field-deck"> Technology crashes force Delta and Southwest to cancel 4,000 combined flights, raising troubling questions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Technology crashes force Delta and Southwest to cancel 4,000 combined flights, raising troubling questions</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/analysis-system-failures-disrupt-southwest-delta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines IT & Distribution Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:11:00 +0000 221671 at http://atwonline.com Getty Images IT & Distribution-Aug. 17, 2016 http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-aug-17-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">IT & Distribution-Aug. 17, 2016</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-aug-17-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-aug-17-2016#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:29:00 +0000 220891 at http://atwonline.com Boeing, Microsoft to build cloud-based analytics platform http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/boeing-microsoft-build-cloud-based-analytics-platform <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and Microsoft have teamed to transition many of Boeing’s commercial aviation analytics tools to the cloud, the aircraft manufacturer and the software company announced July 18. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/boeing-microsoft-build-cloud-based-analytics-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/boeing-microsoft-build-cloud-based-analytics-platform#comments IT & Distribution Daily News Manufacturers Technology ATW Plus Mon, 18 Jul 2016 19:43:00 +0000 217721 at http://atwonline.com IT & Distribution-July 15, 2016 http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-july-15-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">IT & Distribution-July 15, 2016</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-july-15-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/it-distribution/it-distribution-july-15-2016#comments IT & Distribution Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 15 Jul 2016 18:53:00 +0000 217571 at http://atwonline.com