Travel Industry Links
At Mach Associates we work closely with a number of key industry organisations who
are helping to develop travel systems for the future.
We are proud to be playing our part in promoting open travel standards and are delighted
to be working with some of the leading industry consultants who continue to recommend
Travel Technology Initiative www.tti.org
The Travel Technology Initiative (TTI) is a European industry user group that promotes
the development and use of technology and business processes including open standards
within travel, tourism and leisure. With a membership drawn from across the industry,
TTI demonstrates that competing organisations can co-operate together for a common
Since 1989, TTI has identified and delivered technology solutions in the search
for open systems and shared benefits. As the travel and tourism industry continues
to explore new technologies, TTI provides an essential forum for pan-industry progress
through co-operation and the exchange of ideas.
Mach Associates is an Executive member of the TTI and participates in the generation
of new standards. Recently we were involved in the generation of the new Ferry
Welcome to the OpenTravelT Alliance (OTA). A self-funded, non-profit
organization, OTA is comprised of major airlines, hoteliers, car rental companies,
leisure suppliers, travel agencies, global distribution systems (GDS), technology
providers and other interested parties working to create and implement industry-wide,
open e-business specifications. These specifications form a common e-business language
that will encourage development of systems to create new collections of services
to better meet the demands and expectations of travelers and the travel industry.
A well known and respected industry consultancy, that has introduced serveral tour
operators to us who have become, MARS users.
A business and technology consultancy! Equinus specialise in the travel and transport