ATLANTA, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TRX, Inc. (www.trx.com) (OTHER OTC: TRXI), a world-leading provider of travel technology, process automation, consulting and data services, today announced new features to its traveler security and traveler tracking suite, TRAVELTRAX®, TRX's travel reporting solution.
The 'Traveler Security and Traveler Tracking' suite is currently available to more than 6,000 corporations relying on TRAVELTRAX to provide travel and expense reporting and analytics services. Travel managers and corporate security specialists have enhanced on-demand visibility into traveler whereabouts and new direct communication options to alert travelers of pending travel and security challenges.
The 'Traveler Security' dashboard maps travelers within a global geographic context to help identify low, medium, and high-risk areas. The dashboard features an interactive map with drill down capabilities into country and itinerary details. Added links to external travel advisories and travel risk-oriented sites greatly enhance the level of threat awareness and shorten response times to emerging threats.
"When the unexpected happens, such as the recent tsunami in Japan and unrest in the Middle East, travel managers must have tools to implement their travel security policy," said Shane Hammond, President and CEO, TRX. "Our 'Traveler Security and Traveler Tracking' solution notifies travel managers of the traveler's location and equally important, provides the tools necessary to proactively communicate critical security information to those travelers.
TRX is a world-leading travel technology and data services provider, offering more than 20 software-as-a-service utilities for online booking, reservation processing, data intelligence, and process automation. We deliver our technology applications in an on-demand environment to travel agencies, corporations, travel suppliers, government agencies, credit card associations, credit card issuing banks, and third-party administrators. We provide patented savings maximization solutions via our travel analytics consulting practice, extending spend management services to travel buyers all over the world. We complement all of these offerings with a global workforce focused on travel process automation and re-engineering. For more information about TRX or to contact a TRX sales office, phone 404.929.6100 or visit the Company's website at www.trx.com.
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