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NOTIFICATION AND CREDENTIALS FOR PARTNER BOOKINGS VIA XML BookingCenter supports notifying when an online booking is received for a Site. An online booking is one that is made via a website, mobile device, GDS, or an OTA such as Expedia or Booking.com. W...
If an XML developer sends the CVV2 in the xml message, BookingCenter will use it to transact the deposit. However, it would be advantageous only if a Site were using MyCard (Payment Gateway product) to actually process a deposit at time of booking. If not...
When implementing an XML interface, there is a setting that a property can choose to 'automatically assign a room' to an online booking or not. This choice can have ramification to an XML developer, so read the article on this choice at: https://support.b...
BookingCenter provides an API__(Application Programming Interface) to interact with our Property management Systems and our Central Reservation Service. The XML we provide allows us, or your developer, to create your own unique 'wrapper' (or 'web service'...
BookingCenter works with revenue and yield management companies to allow external systems to publish rates inside of BookingCenter. When theese external systems decide to alter rates, based on their business intelligence, they post new rates values per th...
Each of these data sets are found by using the:OTA_HOTELDESCRIPTIVECONTENTINFO - SITE INFORMATION message. But a few issues are worth bearing in mind and planning for: USE A FILE SYSTEM We suggest caching static copies of non volatile messages (which ...
When an XML query for availability is returned to the client, the available rates may/not have a Restriction to prevent them from being booked, or else being booked requires some contingency to be met. The XML array will return what we refer to as a 'Rest...