Northern Ireland’s Newest and Largest Hotel Chooses Agilysys Visual One® Property Management System

(Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation
hospitality software solutions and services, today announced the Grand
Central Hotel in Belfast has chosen the Agilysys Visual
property management system to improve efficiency in
its operation and help drive increased revenue.

The Grand Central Hotel is the seventh hotel in the Hastings Hotels
portfolio. The leading hotel group, named best luxury hotel group in
Ireland, uses Visual One in all its properties to run hotel operations.
Belfast’s newest, tallest and largest hotel, The Grand Central Hotel, is
situated at the heart of Belfast, has 300 luxurious bedrooms and suites
and a variety of unique dining and bar options onsite. For the
high-profile Grand Central Hotel, Hastings Hotels Group required a
property management system that could ensure a top of the line guest
experience and again chose Agilysys Visual One.

“While we have just opened our seventh property—the Grand Central Hotel,
we have been working with Agilysys for 11 years. We find it a
forward-thinking company committed to developing their product in an
ever-expanding digital world which is helping to transform our
business,” said Pamela Shaw, group IT manager of Hastings Hotels. “The
relationship we have with Agilysys helps make the interaction with third
party suppliers a more seamless customer journey. The system gives us
access to all our customer data in one secure central platform allowing
us to share preferences across the group and deliver a personalized
experience to the guest on each visit.”

Visual One® PMS is a comprehensive and fully integrated property
management system that offers a wide range of features and
functionality, including front office operations, guest history,
housekeeping, reservations management and more. Its user-friendly
interface is laid out in a logical and understandable format with
quick-feature icons and drag-and-drop capabilities. The software, which
runs on a Microsoft® SQL Server® database, has
modules for accounting, activities, club management, comp accounting,
condo accounting, guest marketing, sales and catering and spa management.

“We are pleased to further our growth in EMEA, a strategic and important
initiative for our company across a market we see tremendous opportunity
in,” said James Slatter, managing director, EMEA at Agilysys. “We are
excited to further our partnership with Hastings Hotels and help them
drive revenue at their magnificent new property in Belfast. The
fully-integrated Visual One property management solution meets the
highest standard of the world’s most luxurious resorts. We are confident
it will streamline operations and help deliver an exceptional guest
experience at The Grand Central Hotel.”

About Agilysys

Agilysys has been a leader in hospitality software for more than 40
years, delivering innovative guest-centric technology solutions for
gaming, hotels, resorts and cruise, corporate foodservice management,
restaurants, universities, stadia and healthcare. Agilysys offers the
most comprehensive software solutions in the industry, including point-of-sale
, property
management (PMS)
, inventory
and procurement
, payments,
and related applications, to manage the entire guest journey. Agilysys
is known for its leadership in hospitality, its broad product offerings
and its customer-centric service. Some of the largest hospitality
companies around the world use Agilysys solutions to help improve guest
loyalty, drive revenue growth and increase operational efficiencies.

Agilysys operates across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and India
with headquarters located in Alpharetta, GA. For more information visit