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    September 30, 2022

    Realizing the value of NDC

    Benefits that travel sellers will realize as they activate NDC A key benefit for travel sellers activating NDC is insights into the operational impact that NDC has and the ability to create an action plan to...

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    September 29, 2022

    New perspectives in airline forecasting

    Cuneyd Kaya, Senior Principal, Data Science at Sabre Labs, explains how he and his team are exploring ways to make the planning and forecasting process for airlines more precise and effective. Cuneyd, how do you determine...

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    September 19, 2022

    Video: What we’ve learned since launching NDC

    We’ve been live with NDC since March 2021 Shopping response times need to improve As we’ve completed integrations with airlines, we continue to see challenges with getting shopping responses back in an acceptable time frame. So,...

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    September 15, 2022

    AGIFORS Names Sabre’s Richard Ratliff as Fellow at 62nd Annual Symposium

    Yesterday evening in Toulouse, France, the Airline Group of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (AGIFORS) named Richard Ratliff, Executive Scientist – Sabre Labs, as an AGIFORS Fellow at its 62nd Annual Symposium. AGIFORS is...

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    September 8, 2022

    5 reasons why LCCs are best placed for advanced retailing 

    For many organizations and industries, the word ‘change’ often carries with it a negative emotional reaction: fear, anxiety, resistance. We understand that Low-Cost Carriers are often the exception that proves the rule – embracing change and...

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    September 6, 2022

    Video: Why is NDC still a hot topic?

    An initiative impacting the entire ecosystem We’ve seen NDC a lot of attention over the years, which is primarily because it’s a multi-faceted industry initiative that is impacting the entire ecosystem. At its core, NDC is...

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    August 31, 2022

    Delivering software faster: How to coax Git into working great with a monorepo

    Part 2 of 5 By: Dan Cohn, Sabre Labs The first post in this series relays how we at Sabre began a multi-year effort to increase the efficiency and morale of software developers across the company....

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    August 31, 2022

    Video: NDC roadmap highlights with Kathy Morgan

    2022 is a very exciting year for Beyond NDC! We think about progress in this area across three key dimensions. One is around airline integrations the second is around market expansion and the third is around...

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    August 19, 2022

    5 ways Corporate Travel Managers can make progress on NDC

    NDC affects the entire travel value chain. Airlines are credited for creating the concept, but travel agencies, online booking tools and corporate travel buyers want to understand more clearly “what’s in it for them” and what...

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    August 11, 2022

    Connecting with industry and academic peers on innovations in travel retailing

    The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on travel and the accelerated pace of technology evolution were core themes at Northwestern University Transportation Center’s annual workshop for travel industry and academic professionals. Sergey Shebalov, Vice President of...

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    July 19, 2022

    Avianca opens access to NDC content

    We’re excited to share the news of our multiyear distribution agreement with the largest flag carrier in Colombia, Avianca Airlines. Avianca selected Sabre’s global distribution system (GDS) to distribute its flights and services, providing Sabre-connected travel...

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    July 13, 2022

    Driving the industry forward with automation

    Automation was one of the key themes of this year’s Business Travel Show Europe, which is no surprise given the challenges that the industry has faced since the onset of the pandemic. Many of the speaker...