Comparative Analysis of Data Analysis/Visualization Tools

Data analysis is crucial to deep dive into problems, and to explore data in meaningful ways. It organizes, interprets, structures and presents data into useful information that provides business context, which further enhances productivity in a business.In data analysis, evaluation of data can be done using analytical and statistical tools to discover useful information. The results obtained from these tools are then interpreted to make decisions.Some analytical tools that can be used for data analysis are mentioned below in detail.  R is an open source software programming language for statistical computing, reporting, data analysis and visualization. It consists of freely available packages (like dplyr, stringr), which can be used for data mining, machine learning and other statistical techniques. It has an effective data handling facility, and offers a variety of operators for calculations on arrays, lists, vectors and matrices. Python is an open source programming language, which can support different styles of programming. Being fast,…

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Save Environment By Using Information Technology

There are many ways in which information technology is helping us to save the environment: Going Digital Environmental Monitoring Renewable Energy Adopting a Smarter Lifestyle Going Digital Nowadays businesses and other people are using less paper then in years past, it’s all due to computers, smartphones and cloud storage.Mostly the businesses are sending newsletters, mail and all the other communication over the internet rather than sending it manually which is a quite easy process and it saves time and paper as well. The files and records are stored in the cloud rather than storing it in the cabinets of the office. Storing the data in the cloud has many benefits. It’s easy to access from any part of the globe.Traditionally people were taking notes on paper but nowadays everything is digitized. Most of the people are using their smartphones to take notes they are also managing their schedules on the smartphone rather than…

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Technology

Advantages Nowadays, technology has advanced in terrific leaps and limits. No one can imagine the world without technological advances such as laptops, televisions, machines and so on.However, there are many advantages and disadvantages of technology in tourism. People use technology to plan their trip which makes it more convenient and easier. They can research destinations to their personal pace, store round for the nice fares and hotel deals, and make reservations right from the computer. Disadvantages On the other hand, technology also brings harm to the society. Privacy has been affected by the coming up of the internet. Another disadvantage is that, technology has brought in the industry is, it has caused unemployment. Many people who worked in the hotels as managers, waiters, and cooks, as well as those in the tourism industry such as tour guides, lost their jobs to cut the cost and by utilizing the internet.

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Internet of Things in Tourism

With the advancement in technology, it is possible to gather a large amount of data, as everyone is using gadgets nowadays and generates data in every millisecond. Not only the gadgets but the Internet of things has made it possible to embed the devices in the physical environments for different purposes. The data generated by these gadgets is a real asset to companies and it helps the different companies to improve the customers experience considerably. The travel and tourism sector too can leverage the potential of IoT to serve their customers more efficiently. It facilitates personalization for example it stores the preferences of clients what they like them or what they dislike. IoT is likewise linking the home equipment in lodge rooms through the Internet of Things adds a rare level of customization for guests. From misplaced luggage to managing the thermostat, IOT meets the specific goals of traffic also.

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Artificial Intelligence In Tourism

As you know AI is everywhere, so it also plays a vital role in tourism industry. The most significant use of AI nowadays in tourism industry is virtual assistant and chatbots. These AI based solutions has ability to deliver a rapid response to queries of customers. These solutions are continuously learning from the interactions with the customers. The hotels and other companies collect the data from virtual assistants, sort it and find insights out of that data associated with their customers satisfaction. On the basis of which they apply best strategies for their marketing.

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Role of Social Media in Tourism

Social media has a dramatic impact on the tourism industry, it creates the best marketing strategies and opportunities for any business especially for tourism as it is one of the shared topics on social media. People generally love sharing their new experiences related to their visits to new places, post pictures and asking for recommendations etc. This is how social media is driving marketing and helping consumers to have a best trip.

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Information Technology is Key to Travel

Nowadays the Information and communication technology is key to travel and to run a tourism industry, according to a Google travel research 74% of the people plan their trips on Internet while the other 13 % take the help of agencies to plan trips for them.  Mobile and web applications, social media and blogs play a vital role to plan a trip. It significantly helped both the providers and the consumers. Steve Jobs said: "Technology is nothing. What's important is that you have a faith in people, that they're basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they'll do wonderful things with them.” We have the tools. Now the question is: what are we going to do with them? These tools and technologies are affecting tourism in many ways some of them are as under: Gadgets become tour guides. You are using a smartphone, a tablet or a laptop you can…

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