OpenWays Co. OpenWays is a company, NOT a technology Global solution provider of mobile-based access- management and security solutions Offers a very unique mobile phone software tool kit allowing its customers to develop and deploy web- based mobile phone applications with an automatic hardware detection system
Mobile Key App. Download Mobile Key App. to smartphone Harnessing mobile technologies to make all locks on line without the costly infrastructure Available today worldwide to all hotels across all segments, from full-service and luxury to boutique and select service Mobile Key by OpenWays is a hotel front-desk bypass solution that lands guests in rooms quicker through the use of any cell phone, as all of the 6+ billion mobile devices in the world can be used as a room key to unlock the guest room door.
How it Works? Guests will give the hotel their smartphone number and download the OpenWays app. Two or three days before arrival, they’ll receive a text message containing their room number and a unique encrypted sound code that they’ll use to unlock their hotel-room door. The code will work once and then reset itself. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfDVE9te1Lo
“Key to a Greener Earth” Hotels looking to fine tune their mobile strategies and sustainability programs in 2012 and beyond need to embrace Mobile Key by OpenWays OpenWays delivers a new option for sustainability by dematerializing keys and cards and replacing them with an acoustic credential that is sent over the air As a zero emission, zero waste solution, OpenWays clearly is the “greenest” way to check in. Given the choice “plastic or data” for check- in, environmentally-conscious travelers will choose data every time.
• Paving the way for Mobile technology in hotels.• 1st of its kind to include NFC technology• Creates platform for mobile technology in hotels• Many industries affected by technology Airlines Car Rental Companies Colleges and Schools Homes Business Buildings Home Care Providers
Trend will continue to grow Mobile Usage is more important Universal Application NFC more important than ever- Security Technology to be used in many other business types.
What is needed to stay ahead of the game? Application free from glitches Easy to update with new information Clutter free- no unnecessary data Easy to implement in hotels Universality- more uses than just hotel rooms