The fast and the flawless: IBS accomplishes super-fast deployment of PSS for LCC
Aravind Ramachandran

The fast and the flawless: IBS accomplishes super-fast deployment of PSS for LCC

​When a small airline with a 'fleet' of just two aircraft sets out to service an Eastern European country with close to 3 million people, their priorities are quite unique. Larger airlines with plenty of resources also have plenty of margin for error and capability for disruption management. But that isn't so for the smaller players. Everything must run like clockwork, and one small miscalculation can obstruct business for long periods of time, resulting in substantial losses. To an IT solutions provider like us, that translates to a mandate that the technology has to be extremely robust and r...
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IBS Kochi to be a landmark for Kerala Inc.
Aravind Ramachandran

IBS Kochi to be a landmark for Kerala Inc.

The proposed IBS Kochi campus is predicted to be a major milestone, not only in the history of our company, but also for the business environment in the state of Kerala, India where it is located. The new facility will accommodate 6000 employees, which is a substantial number in the small state's economy. This is a preparatory step for continuation of our aggressive growth plans into the near future. Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan, Honorable Chief Minister of Kerala, applauded IBS and our Executive Chairman V K Mathews for being instrumental in busting the 'myth' that Kerala is a hostile state fo...
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‘Smart’ future for Cargo: Business leaders unite at 10th IBS Cargo Forum Summit
Aravind Ramachandran

‘Smart’ future for Cargo: Business leaders unite at 10th IBS Cargo Forum Summit

Over 50 special invitees representing various facets of the global cargo service industry gathered in Bangalore, the IT capital of India from the 15th to 17th of November, 2016 to take part in the10th IBS Cargo Forum Summit held at the Sheraton Grand Hotel. The event provided key business leaders in the cargo industry an interactive ideation platform where they exchanged perspectives and forecasts about the future of their businesses, thereby contributing in a big way to IBS' inclusive product development strategy for iCargo. This time, the focus was on innovation that delivers tangible v...
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A Tête-à-tête with the CEO
Francis Wilson

A Tête-à-tête with the CEO

We recently caught up with Rajiv Shah, CEO, IBS Software Services, and talked about IBS' recent wins, innovation and industry trends. Following are the excerpts from the interview.Francis Wilson: Rajiv, thank you for taking the time to speak with me. I would like to start with IBS Software's recent successes and competitiveness in the global marketplace. Specifically, in light of IBS Software's recent deals with key tour and cruise operators like Hurtigruten and Celestyal Cruises, it is apparent that IBS Software is capable of competing with companies from around the world. As an Indian compan...
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Loyalty programs for LCCs...think beyond low fares
Syed Masood

Loyalty programs for LCCs...think beyond low fares

Loyalty programs are emerging as a maxim rather than a mere choice for Low Cost Carriers (LCCs)January 1, 1914 was the New Year that permanently changed the way we travel. The St. Petersburg – Tampa Airboat Line operated the first ever commercial flight carrying its lone passenger Abram C Pheil on a 23 minute journey between the two ports. 100 years down the line, commercial aviation has an annual economic footprint of $ 9.2 trillion (IATA, passenger and cargo), provides 58 million jobs and is nothing less than a life line to 7 billion people across the globe. Over the time the civil avia...
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