French hotels are working to keep up with current design trends. "The idea is to break with established design codes, to deconstruct old styles and reconstruct them in a modern way to create vibrant settings and enhance the atmosphere," says Gwenola Donet of JLL France.
A Las Vegas hotel is using Aruba products, including the vendor's 802.11ac Wave 2 access points, to install "smart room" technologies that include internet of things capabilities. Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino plans to put Aruba's wireless, wired, security and location services products to work in existing rooms and in a 500-room addition that will open next year.
The 157 guest rooms at Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore opened last fall as part of Leading Hotels of the World. "The rooms have stylish, modern features with Singaporean touches like Peranakan-style vases and lacquered wooden dressers," writes reviewer Katie Lockhart.
Tiffany Cooper shares some of the strategies behind Kimpton's unique approach to their brand experience. Hotel for hotel, the concept is real, the execution meaningful, and the team works from the heart. Read interview.
I had a running compiler and nobody would touch it because, they carefully told me, computers could only do arithmetic; they could not do programs.
Rear Adm. Grace Murray Hopper, developer of the first compiler for a computer programming language