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Travel management technology providers have continued to
see  large levels of investment over the
past year as they seek to meet an ever-growing scope of travel buyer needs.

The underlying needs for travel technology to solve, of
course, remain the same as always: Being able to provide timely, accurate data
on a travel program to understand costs, keep travelers within policy
guidelines and locate travelers quickly when emergencies arise. Increasingly,
travel buyers are tasking their technology providers to track other types of
data on their program, such as carbon emissions or the impact on traveler

The online booking tool remains one of the core technology
pieces of a travel program, and booking tool providers have been investing to
add content beyond the traditional major providers as well as policy controls.
The Covid-19 pandemic has renewed the need for pre-trip approval processes,
which providers also are seeking to…

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