Hilton Worldwide adopt Microsoft's collaboration and productivity tools as part of the company's Innovation Collaborative initiative. "Under the terms of this new agreement, Hilton Worldwide will deploy Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Office Communications Server, Office 2010 and Windows 7 to its employees and business partners at more than 3,600 properties around the world," informed Microsoft.
With this agreement, Microsoft becomes a founding member of the Hilton Worldwide Innovation Collaborative. Through the Innovation Collaborative, Hilton Worldwide is joining with world-class technology providers to maintain its position as a leader in hospitality technology.
Built upon Hilton Worldwide's long-standing relationship with Microsoft, the new tools also represent the company's deep commitment to a socially connected and innovative workplace. Hilton is also leveraging SQL Server and Visual Studio to power the OnQ property management suite of products servicing guests worldwide.