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Hyatt Place Installs NCR Self-Check-In Kiosks


Global Hyatt Corporation’s newest brand, Hyatt Place™, deploys NCR EasyPoint™ Xpress Check-In kiosks

December 11, 2006 - ATLANTA – NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today announced that Global Hyatt Corporation has deployed NCR EasyPoint Xpress Check-In kiosks throughout its recently launched Hyatt Place chain.

Hyatt Place, a new kind of Hyatt for today’s relaxed lifestyle, features a focus on contemporary design and forward-thinking technology. As part of this focus on innovation, four pilot sites have deployed NCR Xpress Check-In kiosks this year. Plans call for the installation of 200 kiosks in over 100 Hyatt Place hotels across the U.S. beginning this month.

“Hyatt Place was designed to appeal to today’s self-sufficient, technologically savvy travelers who are accustomed to a mobile lifestyle. We understand that our guests lead busy lives and time is a precious commodity, so we provide our guests the option of checking in or out in less than one minute using NCR EasyPoint Xpress kiosks,” said Richard Morgan, senior vice president, Hyatt Place.

NCR Xpress Check-In kiosks are designed to offer intuitive, contemporary and efficient service by providing faster check-in/out and shorter lines. The solution confirms reservations; encodes, validates and dispenses room keys; and prints guests’ folios in most cases in under a minute.

About Hyatt Place

Hyatt Place combines The Hyatt Touch® with stylish design, purposeful amenities and forward-thinking technology to serve as a new kind of Hyatt for today’s relaxed lifestyle. Catering to discerning business and leisure travelers, 120 Hyatt Place hotels will be operational across the U.S. by the end of 2007. Hyatt Place is a newly developed brand of Global Hyatt Corporation. For Hyatt Place information or to make a reservation, call 1-888-HYATT-HP (888-492-8847) or visit From the U.S. and Canada, reservations for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts worldwide may be obtained by calling 1-800-233-1234 or logging onto

About Global Hyatt Corporation

There are 217 Hyatt-branded hotels and resorts (over 90,000 rooms) in 43 countries around the world, operating under the Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Grand Hyatt and Park Hyatt brands. Currently, there are an additional 47 Hyatt hotels and resorts under development, including 15 new hotels in China. Global Hyatt Corporation is also the owner of Hyatt Vacation Ownership Inc., operator of the 12 Hyatt Vacation Club timeshare and fractional residential properties, Hyatt Equities, L.L.C. (hotel ownership), Select Hotels Group L.L.C. (which owns, manages and franchises 163 AmeriSuites hotels, Hyatt Place and Summerfield Suites hotels) and U.S. Franchise Systems, Inc. (which franchises 95 Hawthorn Suites and 265 Microtel Inns and Suites).

From the U.S. and Canada, reservations for any Hyatt hotel worldwide may be obtained by calling 1-800-233-1234 or logging onto

About NCR Corporation

NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leading global technology company helping businesses build stronger relationships with their customers. NCR’s Teradata® data warehouses, ATMs, retail systems, self-service solutions and IT services provide Relationship Technology™ that maximizes the value of customer interactions and helps organizations create a stronger competitive position. Based in Dayton, Ohio, NCR ( employs approximately 29,300 people worldwide.

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