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    Travelport+: When simple is best

    The post Travelport+: When simple is best appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. With the aim to be the best multi-source content aggregator in the world, the new Travelport+ is the key to modern travel retailing. GDSs are essential in the travel industry bridging suppliers and distributors, but despite their importance, technological improvements are slow. Traditionally, GDS terminals are usually retro-style, outdated and not very user-friendly. “The systems of the past were all built around the original requirements … that they were created for airlines specifically. And certainly, travel retailing has gone beyond airlines at this point, yet some of the underlying data structures are really still…