4 December 2020– Elenium Automation, technology to move you faster and safer, announced today that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Travel and Hospitality Competency status. This designation recognizes that Elenium Automation has demonstrated deep experience helping customers transform their business from behind-the-scenes operational efficiencies to guest-facing customer experiences. The launch of the AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency comes at a crucial time for the industry as it looks to innovate to address changing demands in the face of COVID-19.
AWS’s global travel and hospitality practice helps companies of every size and segment – including airlines, airports, ground transportation, travel services and sellers, restaurants, lodging, entertainment venues and casinos, cruise lines, and technology providers – to stay agile and accelerate innovation. Now more than ever, AWS wants to help customers succeed by connecting them to AWSPartners with deep AWS experience, and a proven track record for helping travel and hospitality companies build resilience for the long run.
AWS launched the AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency to help customers find highly specialized AWS Partners and takes on the heavy lifting of identifying and validating industry leaders with proven customer success and technical proficiency.
Achieving the AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency differentiates Elenium Automation as an AWS Partner with deep domain expertise in one or more of the following categories: Data 360, Digital Customer Engagement, Smart Assets, Core Travel and Hospitality Applications, and Consulting Services providing strategic guidance and deployment services
“Elenium Automation is proud to be one of the first AWS Partners to achieve AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency status,” said Aaron Hornlimann, CEO. “In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Elenium leveraged AWS services and integrated them into self-service devices to be used within the airport and public environments. We have turned our focus to using our advanced self-service technology to help make the world safer by making various customer-facing devices touchless and evolving them into health screening points using contactless vital sign detection.“
“By choosing to build on AWS, travel and hospitality customers are able to leverage the wide range of services, deep capabilities, and fast rate of innovation the cloud. By choosing to work with an AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency Partner, customers can gain valuable industry-specific expertise and proven technical capabilities to build solutions and services,” said David Peller, Managing Director, Travel & Hospitality, Amazon Web Services. “We are delighted to welcome Elenium to the AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency to help our customers build resiliency for the long run.”
AWS is enabling scalable, flexible, and cost-effective solutions from startups to global enterprises. To support the seamless integration and deployment of these solutions, AWS established the AWS Competency Program to help customers identify Consulting and Technology AWS Partners with deep industry experience and expertise.
Elenium designs, develops and manufactures self-service and automation technologies reducing passenger congestion by up to 60 percent while offering a touchless vital sign detection solution for passenger and staff safety. Elenium is installing touchless check-in kiosks and bag drops for both Etihad and Avalon Airport as well as a range of public facilities to reassure passengers and ensure the safety of staff.
Avalon Airport CEO Justin Giddings, said: “We are focused on automation and technical innovation to offer airlines and their passengers a fast, seamless and relaxed journey through the airport. Elenium offers Avalon leading technology solutions and an end-to-end source of automation leadership and support. It is the ideal strategic partner to help us realise this vision. We were also the first international terminal in the country to install a CT Scanner. It’s important to us that we continue using state of the art technologies in order to enhance our customer experience.”