Key Technologies

Journey Planners

Recommender Systems are software tools and techniques providing suggestions for items to be of use to a user. The suggestions provided are aimed at supporting their users in various decision-making processes, [...]

Optimisation - Route search algorithms and the multi objective path search problem

Route search algorithms try to find unique, optimal paths, from origin to destination. For the simple shortest path search problem formulation, the network is usually represented as [...]

Location and Context Aware Services for Travelers

Travel and tour planning is a process that involves searching, selecting, grouping and sequencing destination related products and services including attractions, accommodations, [...]

E-payment Solutions

The payment methods can be categorized in conventional and alternative/ emerging methods. Credit Cards, cash, check, electronic funds transfer, and debit cards are the most common payment methods in the [...]

Mobile and Wearable Travel Technology

According to the travel flash report Online travel’s never looked so mobile, mobile bookings are growing faster than desktop. As it is stated in the report in the first six months of 2014, mobile bookings were up to [...]

Travel APIs

Businesses are moving beyond traditional industry silos and coalescing into networked ecosystems, creating new opportunities for innovation alongside new challenges for many enterprises. Ecosystems [...]

Task models and ontologies for travellers

Most travel service providers use XML based schemas to describe their services so that they are amenable to automated discovery by search engines and interpretation by software agents on the Web. [...]

Cloud computing, cloud-based enterprise systems and virtualisation

Cloud computing is a kind of Internet – based computing that relies on sharing computing resources instead of local servers. It enables ubiquitous, on demand access to a pool of [...]

Big data processing and analytics

Today’s processing power allows for the analysis of big data to find hidden correlations, consumer information and other business-relevant insights. With developments in cloud services, the capabilities of data [...]