What is the definition of HCD in the hospitality industry?
HCD abbreviates for: Hotel Content Database. HCD, previously (ODD – Online Distribution Database), is a contented database service presented by Pegasus Solutions. It comprises text, images, geocoding, call information etc. from the hotels in manifold languages.
With his HCD Pegasus manages the biggest storehouse of hotel descriptive content in the globe.
It is most frequently used mutually with the Pegasus Switch, which convey rates and accessibility for hotel rooms. The HCD is characteristically used to broadcast content in a modified way to OTA websites eradicating the need for the hotel to uphold content physically in the Extranet. Hybrid-models are regular as well.