• Gerald Quirchmayr
  • Reinhold Schimak
Conference paper


The objective of our paper is to demonstrate in how far multimedia systems can contribute to improving traditional tourist information systems by adding additional valuable information such as convincive images of holiday resorts and accommodations. In addition to this advantage, multimedia technology can also help to improve existing user interfaces.


Multimedia System Travel Agency Cross Reference Multimedia Technology Classification Point 
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© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerald Quirchmayr
    • 1
  • Reinhold Schimak
    • 2
  1. 1.Forschungsinstitut für Anwendungsorientierte Wissensverarbeitung (FAW) Abteilung für VerwaltungsinformatikJohannes Kepler UniversitätLinzAustria
  2. 2.Institut für Informatik Abteilung für Informatik in Wirtschaft, Verwaltung und GesellschaftJohannes Kepler UniversitätLinzAustria

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