In the fast-evolving world of travel technology, Thomalex stands as a pioneer, continuously delivering innovative solutions that redefine the industry. Today, we are thrilled to unveil a game-changing integration with Amadeus NDC-X, a monumental program that is reshaping how travelers and travel agencies experience the booking process.
Amadeus NDC-X: The New Era of Travel Retailing
At the heart of the travel industry’s transformation lies the New Distribution Capability (NDC), a pivotal enabler for enhanced travel retailing. Amadeus, a global leader in travel technology, has made NDC a central strategic priority, and this dedication is embodied in its NDC [X] program. Through this program, in collaboration with airlines, travel agencies, and corporate partners, Amadeus is bringing the vision of enhanced travel retailing to life.
Ten Insights into the Amadeus NDC-X Integration
- Rich and Real-Time Content: NDC content is now available and live in Amadeus, with airlines like Air Canada, Air France-KLM, American Airlines, Finnair, Japan Airlines, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, and United Airlines implementing NDC content. This content goes beyond traditional flight bookings, offering personalized, real-time, and media-rich offers.
- Cutting-Edge Technology: Amadeus’s state-of-the-art technology infrastructure is well-equipped to process NDC travel bookings, ensuring high performance and scalability. Airlines, travel agencies, and intermediaries can rely on Amadeus’s technological prowess.
- Omnichannel Servicing: Beyond booking flights, Amadeus is committed to omnichannel NDC servicing, addressing post-booking activities such as exchanges, cancellations, and incident recovery processes.
- Long-Term Commitment: NDC is a foundational change, and Amadeus remains committed to the industry’s long-term vision of enhanced travel retailing.
- Expertise and Collaboration: Implementing NDC is a complex endeavor that requires collaboration from all players in the distribution chain. Amadeus actively supports travel sellers, providing training and simplified solutions.
- Traveler-Centric Approach: Amadeus places traveler needs and desires at the forefront of NDC. Travelers benefit from transparency, simplicity, and personalization.
- Standardization and Interpretation: To ensure NDC’s success, the industry must standardize its interpretation of the standard. Amadeus actively collaborates with key stakeholders to strengthen the IATA NDC implementation guide.
- Sustainable Economic Framework: NDC involves a distribution cost, reflecting the value of reach and scale. Amadeus offers a sustainable economic framework, investing in technology and support for the long-term benefit of the industry.
- Agile Collaboration: Amadeus employs agile methods to facilitate collaboration and development with approximately 50 active partners. The NDC-X Advisory Forums foster open discussions about NDC design and implementation.
- IATA Certification: Amadeus holds dual Level 4 NDC certifications from IATA, validating its capabilities as an IT provider and aggregator.
Thomalex’s Integration with Amadeus NDC-X
The integration between Thomalex and Amadeus NDC-X is a landmark achievement that promises to revolutionize the travel industry. With access to Amadeus NDC-X, Thomalex users will benefit from a wealth of real-time information and personalized content from a variety of airlines. This integration empowers travel agencies to offer a more personalized, dynamic, and competitive service to their clients.
As the travel industry continues to evolve, Thomalex remains dedicated to guiding and supporting its partners in their quest to provide travelers with enhanced and unforgettable journeys. The collaboration between Thomalex and Amadeus NDC-X marks a significant leap forward in the realm of travel technology, and together, we are charting the path to a new era of travel retailing.
Stay tuned for further developments as this integration reshapes the future of travel, enhancing the traveler’s experience and ensuring that the industry remains at the forefront of innovation and excellence. Thomalex is committed to empowering travel agencies and transforming the way travelers explore the world.