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Grupo Transhotel maakt gebruik van Dynamic Web Acceleration van CDNetworks om online boeken te versnellen en internationale groei te versterken

CDNetworks, het enige multinationale content delivery netwerk met lokale expertise en infrastructuur op het vasteland van China en op zes continenten, helpt het in Spanje gebaseerde Grupo Transhotel met het ondersteunen van wereldwijde levering en verhoogde beschikbaarheid van zijn online boekingssysteem, dat dagelijks door 50.000 reisbureaus wereldwijd wordt gebruikt. De groei en internationale expansie van het bedrijf, met name in Azië, alsmede de noodzaak om een consistente kwaliteit van klantendienstverlening te handhaven, leidden tot de keuze van Dynamic Web Acceleration van CDNetworks.

“De Aziatische markt wordt zeer belangrijk voor ons, en we moeten kunnen rekenen op een bedrijf dat ons kan ondersteunen terwijl we nieuwe strategieën en plannen voor het versterken van onze internationale activiteiten opzetten,” aldus Francisco Javier Diéguez, Architecture and Infrastructure Manager van Transhotel.

Na een snelle groei van de activiteiten in Azië, heeft Grupo Transhotel voor CDNetworks gekozen om zijn bestaande CDN-provider te vervangen, verwijzend naar het vermogen om snelheid en beschikbaarheid te garanderen van haar online TOR-boekingsplatform voor hotelkamers en reisdiensten dat geïntegreerd is in duizenden websites in de hele wereld.

De ondersteuning en flexibiliteit van het aanbod van CDNetworks heeft gezorgd voor snelle en ononderbroken toegang tot het TOR System Advanced boekingsplatform van Grupo Transhotel, en ondersteunt de gemiddeld 3,4 miljoen verzoeken per dag door reisbureaus wereldwijd.

“We konden gewoon niet toestaan dat onze service zou worden gehinderd door problemen met snelheid of wachttijden; we wilden onze hoge niveaus van dienstverlening handhaven en waarborgen dat we onze zaken en die van onze klanten niet in gevaar brengen,” voegde Diéguez eraan toe.

Met 94% van de bedrijfsactiviteiten van Grupo Transhotel uitgevoerd via het TOR System Advanced boekingsplatform, heeft de kennis van CDNetworks op het gebied van wereldwijde e-commerce websites, alsmede de wereldwijde Points of Presence (PoP's) in de doelmarkten, sterk bijgedragen tot de beslissing om van CDN-provider te veranderen.

“Wij kozen CDNetworks vanwege zijn reputatie om in verre en opkomende markten te kunnen doordringen. Gezien de expertise op de Aziatische markt en in het bijzonder China, was de beslissing om met hen te werken gemakkelijk,” concludeert Diéguez.

Over Grupo Transhotel

Transhotel is een wereldwijde reis-dienstverlener, gevestigd in Madrid (Spanje). Grupo Transhotel bestaat uit 6 merken met betrekking tot de toeristische sector. Het bedrijf heeft meer dan 700 medewerkers die samen het doel realiseren om een portfolio van meer dan 60.000 hotels en allerlei soorten diensten wereldwijd aan 78.800 reisbureaus in de hele wereld aan te bieden.

Het biedt een nieuw concept in dienstverlening, altijd met de nieuwste technologie, en voorziet in de beste oplossingen voor professionals in de toeristische sector.

Alle merken van Grupo bieden echte oplossingen aan professionals in de toeristische sector in hun uiteenlopende werkterreinen.

Ga voor meer informatie over Grupo Transhotel naar http://www.transhotel.com.

Over CDNetworks

CDNetworks maakt Global Cloud Acceleration mogelijk. Het is onze missie om het internet te transformeren tot een veilig, betrouwbaar, schaalbaar en goed presterend application delivery netwerk. De unieke positie van CDNetworks als de enige multinationale CDN met expertise en infrastructuur in China, Rusland en andere opkomende markten, stelt ons in staat om betrouwbare partners in de lokale markten te zijn, terwijl wij dienen als belangrijkste experts op het gebied van uitbreiding naar de wereldwijde markten. Met het versnellen van meer dan 17.500 wereldwijde netwerken en clouddiensten via onze 140 PoP's, verleent CDNetworks diensten aan onze e-business-klanten in sectoren zoals financiën, reizen, e-commerce, leermanagement, high-tech, productie en media. CDNetworks verleent onze enterpriseklanten al meer dan 13 jaar diensten en heeft kantoren in de VS, Korea, China, Japan en het Verenigd Koninkrijk. Ga voor meer informatie naar http://www.cdnetworks.com

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