AC Hotels by Marriott in Spain Selects MICROS OPERA Solution and MICROS Simphony POS for Entire Estate

  • Oracle Hospitality Hotel and Resort Solutions
  • 03.29.11
MICROS-Fidelio Ireland Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of MICROS Systems, Inc., (NASDAQ: MCRS), and a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, announced that newly formed AC Hotels by Marriott has selected the MICROS OPERA solution for its 91 properties located throughout Spain, Portugal and Italy.

The solution includes property management and back office along with MICROS Simphony Enterprise Restaurant Point-of-Service. The integrated MICROS solution will be centrally hosted in the MICROS Frankfurt datacenter and delivered using cloud computing technology. The deployment will begin in May 2011 and conclude by the end of the calendar year.

AC Hotels by Marriott combines the strengths of AC Hotels’ urban lifestyle product with Marriott International’s global systems, distribution, and sales platform.

MICROS OPERA and MICROS Simphony provide AC Hotels by Marriott and the Spanish and Mediterranean markets with a powerful solution that satisfies local fiscal and legal requirements.

“We selected MICROS-Fidelio because it offers AC Hotels by Marriott the integrated solution we require to effectively manage our entire estate, including advanced hosting opportunities based on the latest technology located in the heart of Europe,” said Carlos Catalán Heredero, vice president, AC Hotels.

“The MICROS OPERA and MICROS Simphony solutions offer business functions that allow guest personalization and provide a solid platform for our continued growth,” said John Tattersfield, vice president of information resources, European division, Marriott International. “MICROS’ solutions have served Marriott International well over the years and we look forward to growing and expanding our partnership.”

“We are honored to be selected by the newly formed AC Hotels by Marriott,” said Kaweh Niroomand, president of MICROS Europe, Africa and Middle East. “We look forward to providing the technology and services required to enable this joint venture and continuing our partnership with future development opportunities.”

MICROS-Fidelio GmbH in the EAME region is a wholly owned subsidiary of MICROS Systems, Inc., which provides enterprise applications for the hospitality and retail industries worldwide. Over 330,000 MICROS systems are currently installed in table and quick-service restaurants, hotels, motels, casinos, leisure and entertainment, and retail operations in more than 130 countries, and on all seven continents. In addition, MICROS provides property management systems, central reservation and customer information solutions under the brand MICROS-Fidelio for more than 25,000 hotels worldwide, as well as point of sale, loss prevention and cross-channel functionality through its MICROS-Retail division for more than 90,000 retail stores worldwide. MICROS stock is traded through NASDAQ under the symbol MCRS.

The MICROS logo is a registered trademark of MICROS Systems, Inc. All other product and brand names are the property of their respective owners.

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