Author Bio

Keith Gruen

CEO / Geschäftsführer at Ysura GmbH

Keith Gruen is the co-founder of Fidelio Software and the main designer and developer of Fidelio’s property management system, which rapidly became the worldwide market leader. After building additional successful companies, including a venture capital fund, Keith returned to the hotel technology industry where he co-founded hetras, the first cloud-based software for hotel chains, later acquired by Shiji. Today he is CEO of ysura, a pharmaceutical software company, as well as a founder and investor in apaleo. Keith was recently awarded the HFTP Award of Merit for his contribution to hotel technology.

Articles by Keith Gruen (8)

How to Achieve PCI Compliancy Easily

As a hotelier, you've all received warnings from PCI consulting firms, PCI Auditors, QSAs, ASVs, credit card acquirers and even the press: hotels must become PCI compliant or else!Any industry - and ours in particular - has an obligation to safeguard the privacy of payment card ...

Hotels are already equipping their doors for the future

Many new generation hoteliers - especially those building new properties - are contemplating implementing a new generation of door-lock technologies. There are many different door-lock technologies currently in production or development, such as NFC, RFID, acoustic, Bluetooth, ...