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SUMMARY: Taking advantage of a remote-access link to a computerized reservation system, travel agencies are able to set up telecommuters to serve customers and generate tickets without being in the office. This is a special benefit for a small agency that wants to grow the business without increasing rent expenses.
The next time you call your local travel agent to make a flight reservation, you might be talking to a telecommuter working at home using software from one of the leading providers of computerized reservations systems. According to two travel agencies using the product, it has been a very effective technology solution to typical travel-agency business problems.
The product is called HomePro[TM], produced by System One Corp. based in Houston, TX. HomePro[TM] was released in 1993 and has been …