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(Cambridge, 2 February 2015) Voyage Manager integrates with Travelport Universal API as its joins the Travelport Developer Network.

UK based technology company Voyage Manager, which offers a fully automated global travel and security management system, has today announced it has joined Travelport’s Developer Network. Travelport is a leading Travel Commerce Platform providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $7 trillion global travel and tourism industry. Its Developer Network underpins Travelport’s Open Platform strategy and provides a framework to allow third party developers to build and create innovative, next generation travel tools and solutions.

Voyage Manager, as the first automated travel tracking company in the world, will be able to showcase its duty of care services to Travelport’s customers, including corporate travel buyers and will have access to market intelligence and a developer forum that will enhance its product offering. It has also integrated with the Travelport Universal API which will provide it with access to Travelport’s unrivalled travel content and services.

Kathy Hodges, Strategic Partnerships & Alliances Manager EMEA, Travelport said: “We are delighted to be able to offer Voyage Manager and their advanced travel tracking and travel risk management services to our corporate travel partners as a duty of care provider. Voyage Manager’s solution is integrated to Travelport point-of-sale platforms via The Travelport Developer Network.”

John Scott, CEO of Voyage Manager said: “The Universal API gives us fast and reliable access to travel bookings, which will make our travel tracker even more accurate. A big challenge for travel managers is to know where employees are who have not booked through the company’s designated travel management company. The fact that bookings made with a number of low cost carriers, such as Ryanair and EasyJet are available through the Travelport Universal API is particularly attractive for us, as we then capture more of these travellers.”

About Voyage Manager
Voyage Manager is a Cambridge, UK based technology company that specializes in providing flexible, automated and user friendly solutions for managing, monitoring and tracking employee and asset travel. Voyage Manager’s products provide solutions that are more accurate and complete than any other product on the market.

About Travelport
Travelport is a Travel Commerce Platform providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $7 trillion global travel and tourism industry. With a presence in over 170 countries, approximately 3,400 employees and 2013 net revenue of $2.1 billion, Travelport is comprised of:
  • A Travel Commerce Platform through which it facilitates travel commerce by connecting the world’s leading travel providers with online and offline travel buyers in a proprietary business to business (“B2B”) travel marketplace. In addition, Travelport has leveraged its domain expertise in the travel industry to design a pioneering B2B payment solution that addresses the needs of travel intermediaries to efficiently and securely settle travel transactions.

  • Technology Services through which it provides critical IT services to airlines, such as shopping, ticketing, departure control and other solutions, enabling them to focus on their core business competencies and reduce costs.
Travelport is headquartered in Langley, UK. The company recently completed its initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange and trades under the symbol “TVPT”.