Profile: Sabre Corp (SABR.OQ)
25 May 2017
Sabre Corporation, incorporated on December 11, 2006, is a technology solutions provider to the global travel and tourism industry. The Company provides software and services to a range of travel suppliers and travel buyers. The Company operates through two business segments: Travel Network, and Airline and Hospitality Solutions. Travel Network is its global business-to-business travel marketplace and consists primarily of its global distribution system (GDS) and a set of solutions that integrate with its GDS to serve travel suppliers and travel buyers. Its Airline and Hospitality Solutions business offers a portfolio of software technology products and solutions, through software-as-a-service (SaaS) and hosted delivery model, to airlines, hoteliers and other travel suppliers. The Company connects travel suppliers, including airlines, hotels, car rental brands, rail carriers, cruise lines and tour operators, with travel buyers in a travel marketplace. The Company also offers travel suppliers a suite of software solutions, ranging from airline and hotel reservations systems to marketing and operations solutions, such as planning airline crew schedules, re-accommodating passengers during irregular flight operations and managing day-to-day hotel operations.
The Company's GDS facilitates travel by bringing together travel content, such as inventory, prices, and availability from an array of travel suppliers, including airlines, hotels, car rental brands, rail carriers, cruise lines and tour operators, with a network of travel buyers, including online travel agencies (OTAs), offline travel agencies, travel management companies (TMCs) and corporate travel departments. The Company also has a presence in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region through its Sabre Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (SAPPL). SAPPL is a business-to-business travel e-commerce provider that serves APAC.
Airline and Hospitality Solutions
The Airline and Hospitality Solutions segment aggregates its Airline Solutions and Hospitality Solutions operating segments. Its Airline Solutions business provides software solutions that enables its airline customers to market, sell, serve and operate. The Company offers airline software solutions in three functional suites: its reservation system, SabreSonic Customer Sales & Service (SabreSonic), and its commercial solutions, Sabre AirVision Marketing & Planning and Sabre AirCentre Enterprise Operations. Its Hospitality Solutions business provides software and solutions to hoteliers around the world. Its offerings include distribution through its SynXis central reservation system (CRS), property management through SynXis Property Manager Solution (PMS), marketing services and professional services that optimize distribution and marketing.
The Company owns the Trust Group of Companies (Trust Group), a central reservation, revenue management and hotel marketing provider with a presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and in APAC. As of December 31, 2016, the Company provided its software and solutions to over 33,000 hotel properties around the world. Airline Solutions serves airlines of all sizes and in every region of the world, including hybrid carriers and low-cost carriers; global network carriers and regional network carriers, and other customers, such as airports, corporate aviation fleets, governments and tourism boards.
3150 Sabre Dr
SOUTHLAKE TX 76092-2103
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Sabre sign multi-year IP services agreement with Internap
- BRIEF-Sabre Q1 earnings per share $0.27
- BRIEF-Sabre Corp to provide consulting services to AFRAA member airlines
- BRIEF-Sabre CEO Sean Menke's 2016 total compensation $5.5 mln vs $3.8 mln
- BRIEF-Sabre's unit entered into term facility amendment