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Computers in Hotels

Concepts and Applications

Partho Pratim Seal

19 September 2013

ISBN: 9780198084006

352 pages

Price: £13.99



Computers in Hotels: Concepts and Applications is the only book for hotel management students and professionals to understand the fundamentals of computers and also its applications in the hospitality industry.

  • Covers the fundamentals of computers as well as applications of computers in the hotel industry
  • Introduces the different hotel departments to beginners who do not have exposure to hotels
  • Discusses functions of computers in revenue generating and non-revenue generating departments
  • Includes various flowcharts and case studies for better understanding of the concepts discussed

About the Author(s)

Partho Pratim Seal, Assistant Professor, Durgapur Society of Management Sciences (DSMS), Durgapur

Partho Pratim Seal is Assistant Professor, Durgapur Society of Management Sciences (DSMS), Durgapur. He was earlier Lecturer at Institute of International Management & Technology, Bengal. He also has 8 years of industry experience and had worked in the food production department of a multi-speciality club in Kolkata and various restaurants in Delhi. He has completed his diploma in hotel management from IHM Chennai, MSc in hotel management from Vinayaka Mission University, Salem, and PG Diploma in Business Administration (PGDBA) from Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad.

Table of Contents

    Part One: Computer Fundamentals
    1. Introduction to Computers
    2. Software Concepts and Operating Systems
    3. MS-Office
    4. Internet
    5. Introduction to DBMS
    Part Two: Computer Applications in the Hotel Industry
    6. Introduction to Hotel Information System
    7. Computerized Reservation System & Room Management
    8. Account Management Module
    9. Food & Beverage Management
    10. Property Management System Interface
    11. Management Information System