Lanyon received a patent on the process used to audit hotel rates and availability - Business Travel News

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April 11, 2012 - 03:10 PM ET

Lanyon received a patent on the process used to audit hotel rates and availability within its technology solutions. According to the patent approved without restrictions by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, "The invention relates to a system, method, and computer program product for confirming that data has been entered correctly and loaded into a database accessed by a distribution system, thereby reducing occurrences of failing to secure contracted rates for products and/or services."

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