Alpharetta, GA. (USA) — June 1, 2013 — Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative information technology and hospitality software solutions, today announced that Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas, a new multimillion dollar venue and Nevada’s largest water park, has selected the InfoGenesis™ POS solution to streamline food and beverage operations and enhance guest service. The park opened Memorial Day weekend.
“Agilysys is an ideal partner for us, with a point-of-sale system that will help us save time and money and provide a superior guest experience,” said Takuya Ohki, general manager of Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas. “The InfoGenesis POS system is used successfully at several of our sister properties and is one of the most advanced point-of-sale solutions on the market. We particularly like its openness, accessible user interface and real-time reporting features. The system is also extremely user-friendly, which is great for venues like ours that rely on seasonal and part-time employees.”
Agilysys InfoGenesis POS is award-winning point-of-sale software that combines powerful reporting and configuration capabilities in the back office with a fast, intuitive and easy-to-use terminal application. The flexible system is easy to set up, and its scalable architecture enables customers to add workstations without having to build out expensive infrastructure. It also integrates easily with other applications, such as gift card and guest management solutions. The system’s detailed and high-quality reporting capabilities give insight into sales data and guest purchasing trends. Other features include packages and prix fixe menus, signature capture and multi-language capability. InfoGenesis POS is available as an on-premise solution or through a subscription service.
The recently released InfoGenesis POS v4.4 is built on a simplified architecture and features a number of infrastructure enhancements, including certification on Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 R2 and Microsoft SQL Server® 2008 R2. The solution also incorporates SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) for maximum flexibility when creating reports. Its terminals are certified POSReady 7, which eases connectivity to Windows® and simplifies deployment and management. Other enhancements include increased single check tender support, an enhanced kitchen video interface, inclusive gratuity configuration and MasterCard® partial authorization mandate support.
“In the highly competitive theme park segment of the hospitality industry, customers need technology that enables them to perform at their highest level,” said Tony Ross, vice president of sales at Agilysys. “InfoGenesis POS is one of the most comprehensive and powerful point-of-sale solutions on the market, with a successful track record at many of the world’s largest and busiest venues. It will enable Wet ‘n’ Wild staff to review guest spending patterns, capitalize on revenue opportunities, cut costs and plan more effectively, all of which will help the venue reach its revenue goals and keep satisfied guests coming back.”
Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas is Nevada’s largest water park, with more than 25 exhilarating attractions ranging from extreme water slides, including North America’s first-of-its-kind three-person Rattler, to family-friendly interactive play areas. The multimillion dollar park is ideally located in southwest Las Vegas on a parcel of land leased from The Howard Hughes Corporation. Project investors include Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf, Dr. Steven and Karen Thomas of the Thomas and Mack families of Las Vegas, Roger and Scott Bulloch of SPB Partners and Australian entertainment conglomerate Village Roadshow Limited, which also manages the park.
Agilysys is a leading developer and marketer of proprietary enterprise software, services and solutions to the hospitality and retail industries. The company specializes in market-leading point-of-sale, property management, inventory & procurement and mobile & wireless solutions that are designed to streamline operations, improve efficiency and enhance the guest experience. Agilysys serves casinos, resorts, hotels, foodservice venues, stadiums, cruise lines, grocery stores, convenience stores, general & specialty retail businesses and partners. Agilysys operates extensively throughout North America, Europe and Asia, with corporate services located in Alpharetta, GA, EMEA headquarters in Cheshire, UK, and APAC offices in Singapore and Hong Kong. For more information, visit www.agilysys.com.