What you need to know

Here are some answers to many of the frequently asked questions including questions about the set up process, about standard features, rate options and standard customization. For information about advanced customization and custom design and development or additional information on any Travtech products and services please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to help you.

Leisure Travel

Travel Data Platform

How long does it typically take to set this up for a travel agency?


This varies on the number of source points, but it is good to plan a 6 to 8 week cycle to source the data and complete the validation process. This will vary by the engagement levels from the clients. Validation is really a very important phase of the process as this is where the confidence in the data is built up.




What is included in the Travel Data Platform?


The Travel Data Platform is a comprehensive Software as a Service (Saas) platform that is purpose built to manages data collection, aggregation, normalization of travel data. The data exports from this platform are used to feed data visualizations set up to turn this normalized data into information, knowledge and influence action.




Can this platform handle data in multiple currencies?


Yes, data in multiple currencies are managed appropriately.





Travelytics

What is included in Travelytics?


Travelytics is a visualization platform built on Microstrategy that provides Standard Reports and user licenses for dashboards that highlight the relevant metrics and trends to understand the behavior of corporate travelers. The objective is to increase the velocity of data being transformed to relevant action so as to provide better services and products for the managment of travel.





TravelGo

What is included in TravelGo?


TravelGo is an itinerary management app that assists travelers in staying up to date on their trip itinerary and also be informed of other services available at locations that they intend to travel to.





Expense Data Integration

Why integrate data from expense managment?


Enhancing expense data to the travel data gives a much more complete picture of the true spend on travel and adds more relevance to the business decisions being made around travel. It also helps in validating the spend made through travel booking systems and understand the total spend associated with a trip.





Corporate Travel

Travel Data Platform

How long does it typically take to set this up for a travel agency?


This varies on the number of source points, but it is good to plan a 6 to 8 week cycle to source the data and complete the validation process. This will vary by the engagement levels from the clients. Validation is really a very important phase of the process as this is where the confidence in the data is built up.




What is included in the Travel Data Platform?


The Travel Data Platform is a comprehensive Software as a Service (Saas) platform that is purpose built to manages data collection, aggregation, normalization of travel data. The data exports from this platform are used to feed data visualizations set up to turn this normalized data into information, knowledge and influence action.




Can this platform handle data in multiple currencies?


Yes, data in multiple currencies are managed appropriately.





Travelytics

What is included in Travelytics?


Travelytics is a visualization platform built on Microstrategy that provides Standard Reports and user licenses for dashboards that highlight the relevant metrics and trends to understand the behavior of corporate travelers. The objective is to increase the velocity of data being transformed to relevant action so as to provide better services and products for the managment of travel.





TravelGo

What is included in TravelGo?


TravelGo is an itinerary management app that assists travelers in staying up to date on their trip itinerary and also be informed of other services available at locations that they intend to travel to.





Expense Data Integration

Why integrate data from expense managment?


Enhancing expense data to the travel data gives a much more complete picture of the true spend on travel and adds more relevance to the business decisions being made around travel. It also helps in validating the spend made through travel booking systems and understand the total spend associated with a trip.