Columbia, MD – March 6, 2014 – MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRS), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce the addition of iRiS Software System’s hospitality guest service applications to the hosted MICROS Commerce Platform™ (MCP).
MICROS’ recently released MCP provides for the integration of content across a single site, including the integration of multiple third‐party solutions. iRiS’ award‐winning guest service applications, iRiS Valet Suite, F&B Suite and Lobby Kiosk will now be part of the MCP community.
“We are pleased to offer the iRiS hospitality guest services applications, which deliver an exciting mobile guest experience that fully integrates with our MICROS solutions installed around the world,” stated Tim Brown, SVP eCommerce, MICROS. “The ability to connect an unlimited number of third‐party solutions to our customers in such a seamless manner through the MCP management module is a key capability of the MICROS Commerce Platform. With MCP, our customers can focus on their brands and guest engagement as MICROS has made the technology easy.”
“iRiS is delighted to announce that MICROS has chosen to partner with us to offer our products to the market on a larger scale,” stated Chris Atkin, iRiS Chief Commercial Officer. “The partnership validates our position as a leading platform for guest facing applications and enables us to continue investing in our core technology. By bringing together operational and guest‐facing products, our customers can deliver the kind of services already enjoyed by the airline and banking sectors. Our joint offering allows
customers to be more flexible with their business models, drive new revenues and maintain stronger communications with guests pre‐, during and post‐stay. This is a very exciting time for the industry as a whole and MICROS is ideally positioned to help the industry deliver on its goals.”
About iRiS Software Systems
Headquarters in London, iRiS is a global leading enterprise applications platform provider creating innovative mobile and web solutions for the hospitality industry. iRiS’s multi-tenanted, cloud-hosted Guest Experience Platform (GXP®) increases revenue, reduces costs and successfully improves the end-to-end guest experience. More than 3,000 hotels and restaurants worldwide choose to work with iRiS for their ability to deliver tomorrow’s guest experience, today. For further information visit: www.iris.net
About MICROS Systems, Inc.
MICROS Systems, Inc. provides leading enterprise‐wide applications, services and hardware for the hospitality and retail industries. Serving an extensive portfolio of clients worldwide, MICROS solutions are utilised in hotels, casinos, table and quick service restaurants, retail, leisure and entertainment, fuel and convenience, cruise, and travel operations in more than 180 countries, and on all seven continents. MICROS combines its industry knowledge and expertise to provide cloud‐based, mobile and on premise solutions that allow its clients to streamline operations and successfully engage their customers.
MICROS applications include point of sale, property management, central systems, business intelligence, eCommerce, loyalty, CRM, loss prevention, distributed order management, labor management, inventory management, and merchandise planning solutions. MICROS services include hosting and SaaS, platform implementation and integration, strategic business consulting, interactive marketing, design services including creative and user experience, and managed services. MICROS stock is traded through NASDAQ under the symbol MCRS.